Luke was born in Monroe, Louisiana as the sixth of nine children. He first discovered his love of theatre at the Strauss Youth Academy of the Arts, where he performed from ages eight to 17. He currently attends Northwestern State University, where he is completing his degree in Theatre, with a concentration in Musical Theatre Performance. Luke was recently named the Northeast Louisiana Arts Council’s Emerging Artist of the Year. Some of Luke’s favorite rolls include: Denis in All Shook Up, Princeton in Avenue Q, and Mark Cohen in Rent. He is honored to represent his home state as he embarks on his career.