Jackson Whitaker is extremely excited to make his Crane River Theater debut. Jackson is a Seattle native and currently a senior at University of South Dakota, pursuing a B.F.A in Musical Theatre and a minor in dance. Jackson had a wonderful junior year at USD playing the roles of Melchior Gabor in Spring Awakening, Robert in Boeing-Boeing, and Cinderella’s Prince in Into The Woods. After graduating, he would like to become a New York based actor. Beyond theatre, Jackson is an avid rock climber and enjoys all outdoor activities. Finally, Jackson would like to thank his Mom and Dad for all the love and support and always encouraging him to pursue his dreams.