Jillian Michelle Smith is an actor currently based in the NYC metro area.
After training in Manhattan and on Long Island throughout her childhood, Jillian attended high school at Interlochen Arts Academy's theatre program. Jillian began her BFA Musical Theatre training at The University of Arizona under the tutelage of Danny Gurwin and Hank Stratton, and in the new COVID world, she is now working towards the same degree back on the east coast at Marymount Manhattan College. Most recently, Jillian was seen onstage with The Broadway Princess Party at Centennial Hall in Tucson, AZ, alongside Broadway artists Susan Egan, Christy Altomare, Courtney Reed, Adam J. Levy, and UA Professor Danny Gurwin, under the music direction of Benjamin Rauhala. Other select credits include Rodgers & Hammerstein's Cinderella (Ella), The Sound of Music (Liesl), I Never Saw Another Butterfly (Raja) and The Children's Hour (Rosalie).
Outside of theatre, Jillian is super passionate about dogs, Disney, graphic design, peanut butter, and running her princess party company, Princess Playdates!