Ethan Crystal is a singer, actor, writer, musician, and content creator from Portland, OR.
In high school, Ethan appeared on NBC’s “The Sing-Off” Season 3, where Sara Bareilles reviewed his performance as “adorable”. Taking the hint, he went to college the next year with a major in Vocal Performance at Carnegie Mellon, continuing in acappella as an arranger, beatboxer, and soloist. Ethan still arranges freelance for competitive groups today.
Ethan wrote, directed, and produced a comedy sketch called “Hip Hamilton ‘Hops’ To Bergen! [FOX12 ARCHIVE FOOTAGE]” in July 2017. The sketch follows a local production of Hamilton, put on by the enthusiastic suburban community of Bergen County, Illinois. It premiered at 54 Below on July 30, 2017.
Favorite credits include For The Record: The Brat Pack, Heathers: The Musical, The Last 5 Years (with Evynne Hollens), American Idiot, singing/arranging/comedy content making for youtube channel Apartment Sessions, voice acting for Golden Glitch Studios’ Elsinore, and acting/directing/producing his own short play, Rock-a-bye. His tweets and memes have appeared maybe twice on buzzfeed or reddit or other content aggregator sites somewhere hopefully