Ruchir Khazanchi

Ruchir Khazanchi is an awarded actor, songwriter, and musician, originally from Omaha, Nebraska. As a child of two educators, he’s developed a passion for working alongside young people to establish a more equitable, joyful, and inclusive future in the arts. He graduated from Northwestern University in 2021 with concentrations in Theatre, Musical Theatre, Creating the Musical, and Screen Acting. His original shows have been performed and recognized with The American Music Theatre Project, Davenport’s Piano Bar, Brooklyn Children’s Theatre, and New Musicals Inc., where his original musical, A BRIDGE TO THE MOON, received 3rd prize in the “Search for New Musicals 2021”. THEATRE: FIDDLER ON THE ROOF (Lyric Opera of Chicago); THE APPLE TREE (Porchlight Music Theatre); THE ELABORATE ENTRANCE OF CHAD DEITY (TheatreSquared); MR. DICKENS HAT (Northlight Theatre); LEGALLY BLONDE (Paramount Aurora); KISS (Haven Chicago). FILM/TV: INSIGHT (ABC); THE BECOMERS (Zach Clark). Music Direction: JOSEPH & THE AMAZING TECHNICOLOR DREAMCOAT, THE SOUND OF MUSIC, JERSEY BOYS (Maine State Music Theatre); BROADWAY CAN YOU HEAR ME? (Davenport’s Piano Bar). He is proudly represented by Paonessa Talent. More at Thank you to my teachers.