Michelle Lauto is a Chicago based actor, singer, writer, and improviser. Michelle grew up in the Jersey suburbs of New York. She began acting in and around the city at the age of 16. At 21 she moved to Chicago to study her other love: comedy. Michelle is a 2014 graduate of The Second City Training Center's Conservatory program. She loves crafting, watching true crime shows, and talking about pizza. Michelle is currently starring as Vanessa in Porchlight Music Theatre's production of In The Heights by Lin Manuel Miranda.