Jacob Ben-Shmuel is an actor, writer, singer and improviser from the San Francisco Bay Area. Since 2017 he has toured North America with the national tour of THE BOOK OF MORMON (Elder Cunningham Standby). You can catch him and his mission companion Rob Colvin every week on their theatre/travel podcast “Places! A Travel Podcast with Theatre People.” His musical BRAD KNOWS NOTHING was included in NYMF 2018’s Developmental Reading Series. He graduated from the University of California, Irvine with a BFA in Musical Theatre and Honors in Acting. @jacob_benshmuel