Presley portrayed CINDY LOU WHO in the National Tour of DR. SUESS' HOW THE GRINCH STOLE CHRISTMAS! THE MUSICAL. This limited holiday engagement was directed by Matt August and choreographed by Bob Richard and toured Birmingham, The Chicago Theatre and Madison Square Garden during the 2014 holiday season.
"The Whos, and especially little Cindy-Lou Who (Presley Ryan), are particularly endearing....Ryan sounds like she could be standing in for the Annie production down the street, with a clear, sweet tone that makes you want to pick her up and hug her." —The Local Tourist-Chicago
"Young actress Presley Ryan is picture perfect (and vocally pitch perfect) as the wide-eyed Cindy-Lou Who"—NWI Times
"Cindy-Lou Who (the very appealing, clarion-voiced Presley Ryan)"—Chicago Sun-Times
"Cindy-Lou Who (well-portrayed by the young Presley Ryan)"—Chicago Critic
"pitch-perfect Cindy Lou Who (Presley Ryan)"—Chicago Parent
'Grinch' star Presley Ryan, 9, trades Short Hills for Whoville—The Star Ledger