Meet Our Talented Chicago Area Entertainers

At Jest Murder Mystery Co. we pride ourselves on our talented and experienced local Chicago entertainers who bring our murder mystery shows to life. Our team is made up of skilled performers who are passionate about creating a fun and engaging experience for our audiences. Here’s a little bit about some of our talented actors.

Headshot Image of Chicago Murder Mystery Entertainer Nick Shank

Nick Shank

Nick is a graduate of the Chicago College of Performing arts with a BFA in Theater. In addition to his love for scripted work, he can also be seen performing with his improv group at various comedy theaters around the Chicago area.

Some favorite past roles include a Clown in The 39 Steps, Jeremy Cleary in Dark Matters, and The Kool-Aid Man (not kidding)

Headshot Image of Chicago Murder Mystery Entertainer Megan Clarke

Megan Clarke

Megan is a recent graduate from St. Ambrose University with a B.A. degree in Theatre. She moved back to Chicago to continue her acting career and is looking forward to creating art with the incredible people that inhabit this city.

Some of her recent credits include a fall tour with the National Theatre for Children in Minneapolis, Mn. and the role of Amy in the world premiere of Beginner’s Luck, written by P.J. Lasker and directed by Philip. Wm. McKinley.

Headshot image of Chicago Murder Mystery Entertainer Kevin Wehrhahn

Kevin Wehrhahn

Kevin has worked as a performer with several theatre companies including the Centenary Stage Company, Mayo Performing Arts Center, Tabletop Broadway, Jest Murder Mystery Company, and College Light Opera Company.

Kevin has also worked as both a stage and music director on productions of Blood Wedding, The Ghost Train, and High School Musical. He produced and sang on two albums with the collegiate a cappella group Smooth Progressions while studying Voice and Arts Administration at Elon University.

Headshot Image of Chicago Murder Mystery Entertainer Jason Amplo

Jason Amplo

Jason is a comedic improviser and on-camera actor based in Chicago. You can see him as the host of BATSU! Chicago, Chicago’s only live Japanese gameshow, as well as at Comedy Sportz and Laugh Out Loud Theaters.

You may also have seen him on a recent Wild Turkey/American Honey commercial.