(Master Teaching Artist)
Jill Heinecke was born and raised in Richfield, MN. She came out to Washington to attend Pacific Lutheran University, where she was active in theatre. She graduated in 2013 with a BFA in Theatre, emphasis in Acting/Directing. Jill has had a variety of experience in theatre both on stage and off; acting, dancing, improvising, directing, choreographing and stage managing. Jill brings this well-rounded experience to her classes, wanting to expose students to many different aspects of the performing arts. In addition to teaching, Jill is connecting with local theatre and has been seen at Tacoma Musical Playhouse and Lakewood Playhouse.