Laurel Zoff Pelton

Performer at the iO Theater

Laurel Zoff Pelton is a Chicago-based performance artist, actor, writer, musician, and improviser. A Minnesota native, Laurel is a graduate of Northwestern University, Second City Conservatory, iO Chicago Training Center and it’s Musical Improvisation program. Having performed in Second City Theatrical’s She The People, Second City Salute to Pride: Not Safe For Werk and aboard NCL’s Norwegian Dawn, Laurel’s solo show – Queer Little Hamster – debuted at IO in 2018 and is set to release an accompanying album. You can find Laurel performing in Annoyance’s Theater’s queer variety show Babywine, iO’s queer house team Dreamboat, Comet – an iO Harold team, and performing songs and stories all around the city of Chicago. Big hugs and thanks to her family, friends, and cat.