Singer, Actor, Dancer
Craig is currently ringing doorbells across North America in
Get tickets to see him in the ensemble! You may catch him appearing as U/S Elder Price or U/S Elder McKinley!
Craig Franke is a New York based Musical Theatre Performer and Composer. He has performed at regional theatres around the country as well as presented concerts of his original music. He earned his BFA in Musical Theatre at Indiana University. Off the Stage, Craig is an avid sports fan who is ever hopeful that his favorite teams will one day win a championship, even though he's convinced they're cursed. Thanks for visiting his site!
"The cast delivered a standout performance, led by an outstanding portrayal of Elder Price by actor Craig Franke. His stunning vocals and charismatic stage presence breathed life into the character’s naive, yet ambitious personality. " Read full article
Dan Savoie, 519 Magazine
"The entire ensemble, from the terrifying, one-eyed Ugandan General to religious founder Joseph Smith, are all played with unbridled humor and affability. Every actor is a triple-threat in this magnificent cast, that boasts top-notch acting, vocal and dancing skills. " Read full article
Colin Douglas, Chicago Theatre Review
Jersey Boys Summer 2021
Las Cage Aux Folles August 2022 The Little Theatre on the Square
Jersey Boys Bigfork Summer Playhouse Summer 2021
Dr Frederick Frankenstein with Frau Blucher in Bigfork Summer 2016
Henry Clay in Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson - Spring 2016
Johnny Casino in Grease at the Bigfork Summer Playhouse - Summer 2016
Benjamin Pontipee - 7 Brides for 7 Brothers - Bigfork Summer Playhouse - Summer 2017
Ensemble - Populism Yea Yea - Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson - Spring 2016