Artist Bio

Ayana Strutz

(Bio as of May 2023)

Ayana Strutz returns to the Goodman where she was last seen in The Music Man. Chicago credits: Big Fish, A Christmas Story (Marriott Theatre); The King and I, Holiday Inn (Drury Lane Theatre); Priscilla, Queen of the Desert (Mercury Theater); A Chorus Line (Porchlight Music Theatre). Tours include The SpongeBob Musical (1st National Tour). Regional credits: Charlotte’s Web (Arden Theatre Company); Pippin (Skylight Music Theatre); A Chorus Line (Short North Stage). TV credits: Frogger (NBC), and national commercials for Amazon, Dr. Pepper, Carmex, John Frieda, and more. Strutz is Japan-born and Hawaii-raised, and is represented by Gray Talent Group.