Making her Crane River debut, Gradie is a senior at Ansley High School. She is beyond excited to be in her first real production. Gradie has been involved in many activities and performed in One-Act all four years, her roles included Silver Scale 2 (Rainbow Fish the Musical), Betty (Soda Pop), Emily (Stone Creek Sorrow), and this year she plays Gretel (Gretel the Musical). She has participated in band and choir throughout middle school and high school where she has been selected for different honor choirs and bands and received various awards at competitions. Gradie would like to thank her family for always supporting her love of theatre, especially her grandma who always took her to Crane River productions as a kid.