Xan Mattek is pursuing a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Musical Theatre at Wichita State University in her home state of Kansas. Favorite previous credits include Seussical (Gertrude), Little Women (Jo), Sister Act (Ensemble), Company (Kathy) at Wichita State and Spring Awakening (Wendla) at the Salina Community Theatre in her hometown. Outside of performing she has worked as an intern at the Lovewell Institute for the Creative Arts, and assistant for WSU’s School of Performing Arts, and an event planner for Final Fest Music and Arts Festival. “Tell yourself this: within me there is boundless creative power.”