I’ll never forget being blown away by Ellie when she first auditioned for me, and I continued to be impressed with her talent and professionalism each day we worked together. I’d love to have her in every show I do.
— JEFF WHITING; broadway's 'young frankenstein', 'bullets over broadway'

'Ellie Smith is a ferociously hard worker. Her commitment to professionalism and delivering the best quality product is just one of the many traits I admire about her. As an actress, she is never afraid to throw herself wholeheartedly into a role to bring the creator's vision to life in the most authentic way. I would hire her again and again.'

-Michael Mott; Renowned composer of In The Light, singer, lyricist, and songwriter. 

'Ellie Smith is not only extremely talented and beautiful, she is also one of the hardest working performers about to break into the Broadway community.As a teacher and coach, I have observed her constant striving for excellence and her ability to stand out while achieving her tasks and goals. I know she will achieve whatever she goes after in both her life and her career.'

-Rance Wright; CEO Wright Brothers Productions & Wright Way Master Classes


'The teen Cinderella chosen from millions is Kim McAfee... Ellie Smith reprises the role that made Ann-Margret a star in the film version of the play. With her stunningly beautiful voice and charming vivacity, Smith can scarcely avoid stealing the show.'

-Las Vegas Review Journal