Janelle Snow is graduate of Northwestern and Harvard Universities and has been active in the Chicago acting community for over two decades, appearing on stage at the Goodman, Steppenwolf, Victory Gardens, American Theatre Company, Chicago Dramatists, Eclipse Theatre, Circle Theatre and more, picking up multiple Jeff nominations and awards along the way. She also trained at Second City and iO and has studied with Uta Hagen and F. Murray Abraham.
Her on-camera work includes a recurring role on Chicago Med and appearances on the television shows Chicago Fire, Boss, The Beast, E/R, Early Edition, and Turks, in the films Gardening at Night, Stage Four, The Watcher, New Port South, Death of a President, and the award-winning comedy short The Widower. A proud member of Actors' Equity and SAG-AFTRA, she's also appeared in numerous commercials and industrials. Janelle worked in casting alongside Jane Alderman for several years and teaches On Camera and Professional Preparation at The Theatre School at DePaul University and the Chicago College of Performing Arts.
"Great class, great teacher. I will be back to take more. She (Janelle Snow, Instructor - Camera 2) is very knowledgeable and challenged us without going overboard. She was understand to everyone’s needs in the class and what we wanted out of it. She could always answer any of our questions."
— Chrystal Brown
"Janelle (Janelle Snow, Instructor - Camera 2) was superlative. She was hilarious, constructive, and overall wonderful. This class was invaluable and I am already seeing results."
— Emma Paige Baker
"Janelle (Janelle Snow, Instructor - Camera 2) is awesome, professional, and clearly knows what she’s talking about. Her feedback helped so much with audition prep! I was encouraged and felt great about taking risks. Keep up the amazing instruction!"
— Sarah Cigan
"Janelle (Janelle Snow, Instructor - Camera 3) is the best, I would take this class again in a heartbeat. Janelle’s feedback is direct, insightful, and priceless for ANY actor."
— Aila Peck
"Some of the best feedback I’ve ever gotten from a teacher. Loved how real Janelle (Janelle Snow, Instructor - Camera 2) was in discussing this business, but that she also brought a great sense of humor about everything."
— Alyson Calder