Blair Beeken is an actor, writer, and improviser based in Chicago. She is an alumnus of The Second City Touring Company, and currently performs in Second City’s UP Theater and for Second City Works. Blair has also acted in and contributed to viral video shorts with the Second City Network. She has written and starred in two web series, Peekin with Beeken and Settled. Her work has been featured on Funny or Die’s home page, The Huffington Post, The Onion, and Jezebel; to name a few. Blair performs improvisation and sketch comedy with the groups Virgin Daiquiri and Super Human at iO Theater.
Blair hails from the Midwest, and is a graduate of Miami University, where she received a degree in Business Management. She spent a few years putting that degree to use in the corporate world while also taking a number of acting and improvisation classes. Blair studied at Second City’s Conservatory, Second City’s Writing Program, iO Theater, and The Annoyance Theater.