Bethany Thomas is a Chicago based actress and singer. Credits include: Iphigenia In Aulis (Getty Villa); Fool Me Twice, Deja Vu (Second City); The Fly Honey Show (The Inconvenience);The Tempest (Chicago Shakespeare); Marry Me A Little (Woman), Into The Woods (Witch), Nine (Sarraghina),In Trousers (Miss Goldberg) at Porchlight Music Theater; Porgy and Bess (Serena) Court Theatre; The Color Purple (Sofia), Ain’t Misbehavin’ (Armelia), Ragtime (Sarah's friend), Man Of LaMancha (Housekeeper), and A Christmas Carol (Ghost of Christmas Present) at Milwaukee Rep; Little Shop of Horrors (Audrey II) Geva Theatre; Hair (Ronny) Paramount Theatre; Cabaret (Kost), Belle Barth: If I Embarrass You... (Belle), Sweet and Hot (Woman 3) at Theo Ubique; She Loves Me (Writers' Theatre); Yeast Nation (American Theater Company); AllShook Up, Big Fish (Theatre at the Center); South Pacific (Marriott Lincolnshire); Hairspray, Charlotte's Web (Drury Lane Oakbrook); Fiorello! (TimeLine Theatre) as well as work with BoHo, Congo Square, Hell In A Handbag, and Chicago Children's Theater. Ms. Thomas appeared in the second seasons of Empire (FOX) and You're So Talented (OpenTV). She has been honored with a Joseph Jefferson Award, an After Dark Award, and a Black Theatre Alliance Award.