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THE SIX DEGREES OF SIERRA BOGGESS

2024 S2: CABARET

INSPIRED by the parlor-game, SIX DEGREES OF KEVIN BACON

SUMMARY
This cabaret will take on the challenge of connecting Broadway’s network of performers to Sierra Boggess via song and scene. These connections—sometimes obvious, sometimes obscure—will be mapped out onstage for the audience.

CAST
Julia Almendra, Trinity Babino, Liv Biever, Madeline Burroughs, Arianna Cardillo, Sarah DeFrates, Cassidy Hagan, Emily Taylor Kaufman, Bella Mraz, Brandi Quigley, Jaiden Shaw, Joei Vita, Grace Wolf, Regan Wright

CREATIVE
Director: Olivia Dostal
Assistant Director: Catherine Quirico
Music Director: Lindsey Co
Production Stage Manager: Ella Rybczynski
Stage Manager: Gabe Bermudez

PERFORMANCES
Fri, 3/29 @ 7:30pm
Sat, 3/30 @ 2:00pm
Sat, 3/30 @ 7:30pm
Sun, 3/31 @ 2:00pm
The Spitz Theater

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COFFEE HOUR

2024 SPRING PRESENTED WORK NO. 3

PRODUCED by MYA BODNICK

SUMMARY
An enchanting evening filled with songs celebrating the elixir that kick-starts our mornings: coffee. Immerse yourself in the cozy ambiance of a coffee shop as the setlist weaves tales of the shop's daily life — from first dates to break ups, business meetings, and more. Don't miss out on this caffeine-infused fun!

CAST
Alain Brutus, Ricky Cardenas, Gray Davidock, Avery Delguidice, Nicole Duffy, Sterling Hart, Thomas Higgins, Jess Lewis, Grace McKenna, Maddie McKenna, Mia Mintz, Sadie Patton, Cole Russell, Faith Stack, Abigail Westers, Maddy Winkler

CREATIVE
Director: Mya Bodnick
Assistant Director: Lydia Diekman
Music Director: Breanna Lemerise
Production Stage Manager: Peyton Divirgilio

PERFORMANCE
Sun, 3/3 @ 9:00pm
The Spitz Theater

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WHEN I GROW UP: A BIPOC CABARET

2024 S1: CABARET

SUMMARY
The cabaret follows a group of BIPOC performers preparing for an audition only to be met with various obstacles in the room. Feeling defeated, the performers reminisce on the reasons they fell in love with theatre and envision  a more hopeful and inclusive future for themselves and the industry.

CAST
Evan Blackwell, Alain Brutus, Ricky Cardenas, Christina Claire, Diego Dominguez, Emilie Felix, Janessa Machado, Mia Mintz, Sophia Ramos, Ryann Reich, Cole Russell, Suki Scott

CREATIVE
Director: Samantha Ringor
Music Director/Choreographer: Natalie Mattson
Production Stage Manager: Dakota Patterson
Accompanist: Lindsey Co
Lighting Designer: Paula Ciko
Stagehand: Dajah McCormick

PERFORMANCES (TBC)
Fri, 2/9 @ 7:30pm
Sat, 2/10 @ 7:30pm
Gill Memorial Chapel

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INSIDE (THE SPITZ) CABARET

2024 PRESENTED WORK NO. 2

INSPIRED by the Netflix musical-comedy special, BO BURNHAM: INSIDE
PRODUCED by SEAN MCDONALD

SUMMARY
Featuring a variety of songs and sketches about life indoors amidst the COVD-19 pandemic, this staging of Bo Burnham’s musical-comedy special offers a glimpse into his mind when the only person he could pass the time with was himself. The performers will explore themes of mental health, performativity, and their relationships to the internet.

CAST
Julianna Belbol, Emily DeMarie, Alyssa Gil-Pujols, Avery Nurzia, Ella Rybczynski, Eleni Segerblom, Brandon Semmel, Emily Porter Siegel, Alex Theis, Brock Warren, Andy White

CREATIVE
Director: Sean McDonald
Assistant Director: Ellie Pearlman
Music Director: Liberty Ashe 

PERFORMANCE
Sun, 2/4 @ 8:00pm
The Spitz Theater

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TEDDY, PHOEBE, AND THE VISIONARY

2024 PRESENTED WORK NO. 1

WRITTEN/PRODUCED by MITCHELL WILEY

SUMMARY
When two former friends reunite at a class reunion a decade after graduation, a series of flashbacks takes us through their story of love, hardships, and forgiveness. 

CAST
Elliot: Riley Bocchicchio
Teddy: Johnny Doty
Phoebe: Faith Stack
Older Elliot: Dominic Trivigno
Older Teddy: Gray Davidock
Shannon Gee/Older Abby: Breanna Lemerise
Stan Gee/Older Carl: Aidan Kelly
Jeff Madden/Reunion Leader: Alain Brutus
Romeo: Simon Clissold
June: Juliette Maners
Carl: Lucas Marinetto
Reed: Cole Russell
Maisy: Abigail Westers
Abby: Isabella Kramb
Swing(s): Adam Andrews, Sterling Hart, Jillian Lee

CREATIVE
Director/Music Director: Mitchell Wiley
Assistant Director: Lydia Diekman
Production Stage Manager: Peyton Divirgilio
Stage Manager: Ellee Jo Trowbridge
Costume Designer: Janessa Machado

PERFORMANCES
Sat, 1/27 @ 7:30pm
Sun, 1/28 @ 2:00pm
The BLC Theater

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SWINGIN' THE SEASONS

2023 ANNUAL HOLIDAY CABARET

PRODUCED by BREANNA LEMERISE

SUMMARY
A fan-favorite Rider tradition featuring holiday tunes, special guests, and a celebration of friendship during the holiday season.

CAST
'23 Cast: Mya Bodnick, Mai Caslowitz, Megan Lozito, Nico Nazal, Dominic Trivigno, Gavin Wright
Alumni Cast: Ricky Cardenas, Lydia Diekman, Johnny Doty, Morgan Lane, Mia Mintz, Maclain Rhine, Trevor Shingler
Surprise Guests: Robin Lewis, Ellie Pearlman

CREW
Director/Music Director: Breanna Lemerise
Assistant Director: Riley Bocchicchio
Scenic Designer/Props Supervisor/Spot-Op: Shae Duggan
Sound Op: Leah Rose Crossan

PERFORMANCE
Sun, 12/3 @ 7:30pm
The Cavalla Room

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THE MINOR FEELINGS OF A MINOR CHARACTER

2023 F3: NEW WORK

WRITTEN by AILEEN  PUJOLS

SUMMARY
In this staged collection of original works, six nameless characters undergo an exploration of feelings that are often ignored and find that even the most "insignificant" sentiments are more complex than they appear.

CAST
Person 1: Chloé Le Breton
Person 2: Julianna Belbol
Person 3: Ellie Pearlman
Person 4: Lizzie Holzworth
Person 5: Ava Hojnowski
Person 6: Avery Nurzia
U/S Person 1 & 2: Samantha Haraway
U/S Person 3 & 4: Zi Thompson
U/S Person 5 & 6: Dajah McCormick

CREATIVE
Director/Writer: Aileen Pujols
Assistant Director/Costume Designer: Javier Santos
Movement/Choreography: Meredith Bishop
Production Stage Manager: Isabelle Oliver
Assistant Stage Manager: Ellie Conover
Scenic Designer: Sean McDonald
Lighting Designer: Dakota Patterson
Script Supervisor: Denise King

PERFORMANCES
Fri, 12/1 @ 7:30pm
Sat, 12/2 @ 2:00pm
Sat, 12/2 @ 7:30pm
Sun, 12/3 @ 2:00pm
The Spitz Theater

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OUR NEW WORLD: A GREEN CABARET FOR A SUSTAINABLE FUTURE

2023 PRESENTED WORK NO. 3

IN ASSOCIATION with RIDER BROADWAY GREEN ALLIANCE
PRODUCED. by JULIETTE MANERS

SUMMARY
A cabaret uniting optimism for sustainable living, encouraging environmental activism to combat the climate crisis, and promoting Rider's Broadway Green Alliance and the College Green Captain Program. 

CAST
Julianna Belbol, "GB" Grace Brad, Ricky Cardenas, Emily DeMarie, Lilli Doll, Johnny Doty, Nicole Duffy, Shae Duggan, Fiona Hodgson, Emily Ivanauskas, Lane LaVonne, Juliette Maners, Skyler O'Kelley, Bailey Poe, Olivia Teitelbaum, Dominic Trivigno, Carly Walton

CREATIVE
Director/Stage Manager: Juliette Maners
Assistant Director/Choreographer: Bailey Poe
Music Director:  Liberty Ashe
Lighting Designer: Dakota Patterson

PERFORMANCE
Sun, 11/19 @ 8:00pm
The Spitz Theater

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SIN OF MAN: THE STORY OF HEINZ WOLFGANG FRITZ

2023 PRESENTED WORK NO. 2

PRODUCED. by JENNI PROFERA
WRITTEN by JACOB SAMSON

SUMMARY
At a nondescript bus stop in the middle of the Mojave desert, two drug dealers attempt to scam their contact and make off with their riches. But, when the bus does not arrive on schedule and other patrons begin to appear, everyone struggles to remain calm under pressure as they await the bus.

CAST
The Narrator: Sean McDonald
U/S Isabelle Oliver
The Contact: Emily Porter Siegel
The Flower Child: Sophia Porter
U/S Skyler O'Kelley
The Associate: Kylie Flite
U/S Henry Breit
The Bus Attendant: Ashley Morales
U/S Danasia McDonald
The Wild Card: Haley Hartline
U/S Kylie Alexander
Barnabis Jones: Brandon Semmel
The Valet: Henry Breit

CREATIVE
Director: Jenni Profera
Stage Manager: Daniel Menjivar
Costume Designer: Jeremy Saviano
Set Designer: Sean McDonald

PERFORMANCE
Sat, 11/11 @ 7:30pm
Sun, 11/12 @ 7:30pm
The Rue Auditorium

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RIDE THE CYCLONE

2023 F2: MUSICAL

MUSIC/LYRICS by JACOB RICHMOND and BROOKE MAXWELL

SUMMARY
The lives of six teenagers from a Canadian chamber choir are cut short in a freak accident aboard a roller coaster. When they awake in limbo, a mechanical fortune teller invites each to tell a story to win the chance to return to life.

CAST
The Amazing Karnak: Sarah DeFrates
Ocean O'Connell Rosenberg: Jessica Lewis
Mischa Machinski: Jessie Doty
Noel Gruber: Gabriel Bermudez
Ricky Potts: Noah Bantle
Constance Blackwood: Nia Chavis
Jane Doe: Hannah Bonnette
Virgil the Rat: Maddie McKenna
Dance Ensemble: Juliette Belke, Jessica Diley, Jadyn Kelly, Melia Lambert, Maddie McKenna, Leah Miller
Principal Swing: Leah Rose Crossan
Ensemble Swing: Charlotte Eliza Moore

CREATIVE
Director: Sully Sullivan
Music Director: Lindsey Co
Choreographer: Theo Yu
Stage Manager: Avery Hubert
Assistant Stage Manager: Thelma Kesselly
Lighting Designer: Dakota Patterson
Sound Designer: Alyssa Gil-Pujols
Costume Designer: Denise King
Props Master: Nick Franki
Dance Captain: Leah Miller
Creative Mentors: Sidney Martinez, Javier Santos

PERFORMANCES
Fri, 11/3 @ 7:30pm
Sat, 11/4 @ 2:00pm
Sat, 11/4 @ 7:30pm
Sun, 11/5 @ 2:00pm
The Spitz Theater

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PATTI LUPONE WAS AN ACTING MAJOR: THE ACTING MAJOR VOICE RECITAL

2023 PRESENTED WORK NO. 1

PRODUCED by LIBERTY ASHE

SUMMARY
A musical selections of solos, duets, and trios arranged and performed by Rider's Acting majors.

CAST
Liberty Ashe, Trinity Babino, Meredith Bishop, Elise Carey, Sarah DeFrates, Olivia Dostal, Juliette Eddings, Lauren Feldman, Kylie Flite, Nick Franki, Bella Frost, Emma Graziadei, Cassidy Hagan, Kate Harbison, Ava Hojnowski, Lizzie Holzworth, Sarah Hyman, Chloé Le Breton, Dajah McCormick, Sean McDonald, Isabelle Oliver, Jenni Profera, Ava Puentes, Aileen Pujols, Sophia Ramos, Nancy Roig, Javier Santos, Phillip Schneller, Jaiden Shaw, Madeline Shaw, Emily Porter Siegel, Gavin Yauchzee

CREATIVE
Director/Music Director: Liberty Ashe
Stage Manager: Javier Santos Benito
Assistant Stage Manager: Elise Carey
Special Guest Accompanist: Lindsey Co

PERFORMANCE
Sun, 10/29 @ 7:30pm
The Spitz Theater

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WHEREVER YOU GO, THERE YOU ARE: 30 PLAYS IN 60 MINUTES

2023 F1: CABARET

INSPIRED by the NEO-FUTURISTS' TOO MUCH LIGHT MAKES THE BABY GO BLIND

SUMMARY
In this fast-paced evening of performances, 30 skits are performed in a random order with an interactive audience. An onstage 60-minute timer keeps everyone honest.

CAST
Gabe Bermudez, Henry Breit, Sarah Defrates, Olivia Dostal, Ava Hojnowski, Skyler O'Kelley, Ava Puentes, Madison Rattiner, Nancy Roig, Nick Smith

CREATIVE
Director: Rylee Berger
Production Stage Manager: Ashley Engelson
Assistant Stage Manager: ZuZu Long

PERFORMANCES
Fri, 9/22 @ 7:30pm
Sat, 9/23 @ 2:00pm
Sat, 9/23 @ 7:30pm
Sun, 9/24 @ 2:00pm
The Rue Auditorium

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THE 25TH ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE

SPRING 2023 MUSICAL

DIR. by LYLE GREENE
MUSIC DIR. by LINDSEY CO

CAST
William Barfee: Dominic Trivigno
Olive Ostrovsky: Juliette Maners
Logainne Schwartzandgrubenierre: Rayna Allen
Marcy Park: Janessa Machado
Leaf Coneybear:  Simon Clissold
Chip Tolentino: Angelis Gonzalez
Douglas Panch: Mike Ricciardone III
Rona Lisa Peretti: Brooke Birbilis
Mitch Mahoney: Alain Brutus
Swing(s): Adam Andrews, Emily Taylor Kaufman

CREATIVE
Production Stage Manager: Dakota Patterson
Stage Manager/Costume Designer: Jeremy Saviano
Lighting/Scenic Designer: Lyle Greene
Props Supervisor: Sully Sullivan

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PUFFS, OR SEVEN INCREASINGLY DIFFICULT YEARS AT A CERTAIN SCHOOL OF MAGIC AND MAGIC

SPRING 2023 PLAY

DIR. by AMANDA DONNELLY

CAST
Narrator: Mike Ricciardone III
U/S Kylie Flite
Wayne Hopkins: Brandon Semmel
Oliver Rivers: Nick Grzywacz
Megan Jones: Sarah DeFrates
U/S Ava Hojnowski
Cedric & Mr. Voldy/Zach Smith: Javier Santos-Benito
J. Finch Fletchley & Uncle Dave/Goyle/A Fat Friar/Clumsy Longbottom/Hermeoone #3/Mr. Bagman: Sean McDonald
Leanne & Ginny/Helga/Frenchy: Giuliana DeMarinis
U/S Breanna Lemerise
Hannah & First Headmaster/Professor Lanny/A Certain Potions Teacher: Skyler O'Kelley
Sally Perks & Hermeoone/Blondo Malfoy/Rita Scooter: Mica Swingholm
U/S Sophia Porter
Susie Bones & Harry/Colin/Hermeoone #2/Ric Gryff: Isabelle Oliver
U/S Jenni Profera
Bippy/Viktor: Skylar Noyes
Myrtle/Rowena/Ghost History Teach/Mr. Nick: Anne Olivia Cincotta
Earnie Mac/Seamus/Professor Turban/Professor McG/Professor Locky/Sal/Real Mr. Moody: Bella Frost
U/S Eleni Segerblom
Xavia Jones/Professor Sprouty/Runes Teach/Ms. Babble: Anna Spendley
U/S Chloe Le Breton

CREATIVE TEAM
Production Stage Manager: Andy White
Stage Manager: Cissie Brotzman
Scenic Designer: Bella Mazzoni
Lighting Designer: Paula Ciko
Costume Designer: Janessa Machado
Props Supervisor: Nick Franki

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THE LONELY HEARTS CLUB

SPRING 2023 CABARET

DIR. by LIBERTY ASHE
MUSIC DIR. by LINDSEY CO

CAST
Meredith Bishop, Diego Dominguez, Shae Duggan, Nick Franki, Evan St. Jacques, Sean McDonald, Raquel Mendez, Mia Mintz, Jenni Profera, Trevor Shingler, Jennie Mae Sprouse, Maddie Sullivan, Chelsea Udoye, Gavin Wright

CREATIVE TEAM
Production Stage Manager: Hailey Tedesco
Stage Manager: Jeremy Saviano
Assistant Director: Aileen Pujols
Co-Choreographer(s): Kate Harbison, Jamie Peña
Scenic Designer: Rylee Berger
Costume Designer: Emily Porter Siegel
Wardrobe Supervisor: Jeremy Saviano
Props Supervisor: Sidney Martinez

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CARRIE THE MUSICAL

FALL 2022 MUSICAL

DIR. by ELLIE PEARLMAN
MUSIC DIR. by LIBERTY ASHE

CAST
Carrie White: Rylee Carpenter
Margaret White: Maddie Figueroa
Sue Snell: Isabelle Oliver
Tommy Ross: Ned Way
Chris Hargensen: Lilli Doll
Billy Nolan: John Doty
Miss Gardner: Nicole Simpkins
Mr. Stephens: Ben Simonetty
Norma: Maddy Winkler
Helen: Anna Spendley
Frieda: Mai Caslowitz
George: Cole Russell
Freddy: Ricky Cardenas
Stokes: Hunter Quinn
Swing(s): Adam Andrews, Brooke Birbilis, Ricky Cardenas, Juliette Maners, Faith Stack

CREATIVE TEAM
Production Stage Manager: Dakota Patterson
Assistant Stage Manager: Javier Santos
Scenic Designer/Stage Carpenter: Sean McDonald
Lighting Designer: Lyle Greene
Sound Designer/Op: Hailey Tedesco
Costume Designer: Gavin Wright
Costume Supervisor: Joei Vita
Props Master: Maddie Sullivan

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SWINGIN' THE SEASONS

2022 ANNUAL HOLIDAY CABARET

DIR. by NATALIE LECLAIR
MUSIC DIR. by BREANNA LEMERISE

CAST
Kamryn Austin, Ricky Cardenas, Lydia Diekmann, John Doty, Aidan Kelly, Morgan Lane, Mia Mintz, Victoria Mozitis, Miguel Ramirez, Maclain Rhine, Trevor Shingler

CREATIVE TEAM
Production Stage Manager: Abigail Dorwart
Scenic Designer: Bella Mazzoni
Lighting Designer: Lyle Greene
Sound Mixer: Florian Decq
Stagehand: Theo Pihan

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ROMEO AND JULIET

FALL 2022 PLAY

DIR./CHOREO by THEO YU

CAST
Romeo: Grace Brad
Juliet: Bailey Poe
Mercutio: Gavin Wright
Benvolio: Javier Santos
Capulet: Will Coffey
Lady Capulet: Fiona Hodgson
Montague: Skyler O'Kelley
Lady Montague: Kelly Chavez-Menjivar
Friar Lawrence: Chloé Le Breton
Nurse: Rylee Carpenter
Tybalt: Abbie Westers
Prince: Mai Caslowitz
Chorus: Ricky Cardenas, Rylee Carpenter, Mai Caslowitz, Peyton Divirgilio, Margaret White, Joei Vita

CREATIVE  TEAM
Assistant Director(s): Macy Champlin, Nico Nazal, Samantha Ringor
Production Stage Manager/Costume Designer: Janessa Machado
Assistant Stage Manager: Hailey Tedesco
Assistant Choreographer(s): Jasmine Bassham, Shae Duggan
Brecht Dramaturg: Lane Lavonne
Shakespeare Dramaturg: Riley Bocchicchio
Projections: Riley Dunn
Lighting Consultant: Tiffany Beckford
Makeup Designer: Mia Mintz
Assistant Makeup/Costumes:  Dominic Trivigno
Stagehand(s): Simon Clissold, Sterling Hart

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MAGIC TO DO
FALL 2022 Cabaret

DIR. by JENNI PROFERA
MUSIC DIR. by LIBERTY ASHE

CAST
Adam Andrews, Kate Bilenko, Meredith Bishop, Chloe Calhoun, Simon Clissold, Maggie Coscia, Giuliana DeMarinis, Rafael Ferreira, Jamison Hart, Haley Hartline, Kyra Longenecker, Natalie Mattson, Grace McKenna, Bella Mraz, Skylar Noyes, Sophia Porter, Aileen Pujols, Samantha Ringor, Javier Santos, Trevor Shingler, Dominic Trivigno, Ellee Jo Trowbridge

CREATIVE
Production Stage Manager: Ben Simonetty
Stage Manager: Jeremy Saviano
Assistant Stage Manager: Hailey Tedesco
Choreographers: Natalie Mattson, Trevor Shingler
Lighting Design/Op: Dakota Patterson
Costume Design: Gavin Wright
Scenic Design: Whitney Morse

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GODSPELL
Spring 2022 Musical

DIR. by MADDY ELLIOT & SPENCER PETRO
MUSIC DIR. by JOHN VIGGIANO

CASTJesus: Cassie SaundersJudas/John the Baptist: Will Dusinberre
Desciples: Alexandria Rivera-Batty, Rylee Carpenter, Jack Cecere, Giuliana DeMarinis, Nicole Duffy, Lex Goyden, MK LNatalie Mattson, Caroline Merten, Sam Ringor, Sydney Sheehan, Shamiea Thompson, Erica Walker,
Swings: Giuliana DeMarinis, Caroline MertenUnderstudies: MK Leonard, Jack CercereDance Captain: Rylee Carpenter
CREATIVEChoreographer: Brian DehneProduction Stage Manager: Dakota PattersonScenic Design: Isabella MazzoniProps Design: Ryan AlgerLighting Design: Dakota PattersonCostume Design: Iris Courchain

MYTHOS: A CABARET ON CLASSICAL INFLUENCES

Spring 2022 Cabaret

DIR. by MICHAELA HAMAID with CHRISTY AKINSANMI

CAST
Lyndsey Adkisson, Liberty Ashe, Javier Santos Benito, Anne Olivia Cincotta, Annie Challice, Grayson Davidock, Diego Dominguez, Rafael Fierra, Lex Goyden, Aiden Kelly, Emily Paruk, Miguel Ramirez, Emily Porter Siegel, Asha Sydney, Chelsea Udoye, Vee Williams, Gavin Wright

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MACBETH
Spring 2022 Play

DIR/CHOREO by THEO YU

CASTMacbeth: Lane LavonneLady Macbeth: MK LeonardMacduff: Maddy ShawMalcom: Alicia BartosikBanquo: Emily Keleher Duncan: Natalie LeclairRoss: Mai CaslowitzLennox: Sam RingorFirst Witch/Murderer/Fleance: Shae DugganSecond Witch/Murderer: Carly WaltonThird Witch/Murderer/Porter: Bailey PoeSwing: Megan Lozito
CREATIVEAssistant Director: Macy ChamplinStage Manager: Faith StackDance Captain: Ricky CardenasHair/Makeup Design: Mia MintzLight Ops: Aidan Kelly, Megan Lozito

SWINGIN' THE SEASONS

Annual Holiday Cabaret

DIR. by JOHN VIGGIANO
ASSISTANT DIR. by BRE LEMERISE (2021)
CAST: Kamryn Austin, Ricky Cardenas, Johnny Doty, Riley McGeary, Tori Mozitis, Maclain Rhine

DIR. by SARAH FORD, DANTE PERETO, JOHN VIGGIANO (2020)
CAST: Nick Contois, Steven Gagliano, Emily Goulazian, Dean Tyler K, Natalie Leclair, Taylor Ruffo

DIR. by JOHN VIGGIANO (2019)
CAST: Nick Contois, Lillian Gorski, Dean Tyler K, Natalie Leclair, Taylor Ruffo

MUSIC  DIR. by JOHN VIGGIANO (2018)
CAST: Jack Gerhard, Abeba Isaac, Alex Coutts, Annie Fitzgerald

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Fun Home
Fall 2021 Musical

DIR. by MAZ YU-PHELPS
MUSIC DIR. by DEVIN EMBRICH

CASTAlison: Grace BradMedium Alison: Lane LavonneSmall Alison: Marissa DingessHelen: Shae DugganBruce: Jack CecereJoan: Janessa MachadoChristian: Hunter QuinnJohn: Mai CaslowitzRoy, Pete, Bobby Jeremy, Mark - Miguel RamirezUnderstudies: Will Dusinberre, Gavin Wright
CREATIVEStage Manager - Jay RobersonChoreographer - Sophia LaCorteLighting Designer - Josiah JacobyStagehands - Will Dusinberre, MK Leonard, Aaliyah Shoulders

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The Jason Robert Brown Cabaret

Fall 2021 Cabaret

CASTLyndsey Adkisson, Vinny Beck, Mya Bodnick, Christina Brown, Ricky Cardenas, Rylee Carpenter, Brinley Degwert, Madi Rae DiPietro, Nicole Duffy, Kiley Ernest, Theresa Hall, Courtney Lynn Povero, Maclain Rhine, Sarah Santos, Trevor Shingler, John Viggiano, Gavin Wright, Theo Yu, Jake Zeff
CREATIVEDirector: Jake ZeffMusic Director/Choreographer: John ViggianoKeyboard 1/2: Jim WebberAsst. Director: Maya IfrahAsst. to Miss Viggiano / Swing: Catrina ContiniLighting Design: Josiah JacobyCostumes: Cassie Saunders and Gavin Wright

Songwriter's Cabaret

Spring 2021 Cabaret

DIR. by DEAN TYLER K

Songs for a New World
Spring 2021 (Virtual Production)

ARTISTIC DIR. by JAMES HARRIS & LEIGH HUBER

CAST

Woman 1: Emily ChantWoman 2: Ella KriegelWoman 3: Julianna MassieloMan 1: Noah-Lee AndreMan 2: James Harris
CREATIVEAudio Mixing - James HarrisVisual Editing - Leigh Huber & Charlie Ibsen

Our Time: A Sondheim Cabaret

Summer 2020 Virtual Cabaret

DIR. by SARAH FORD

A Light in the Dark

Spring 2020 Virtual Cabaret

DIR. by STEVEN GAGLIANO

Next to Normal
Spring 2020 Musical

DIR. by SAMANTHA GORDON
MUSIC DIR. by BENNETT SPOTTS

CAST

Diana - Savannah Beale-McConnell / Victoria VazquezDan - Palmer HaffnerNatalie - Samantha Belinski / Emily ChantGabe - Michael MartinHenry - Devon BarnesDoctor Madden/Doctor Fine - Gregory Nappa
CREATIVEChoreographer - Nichola LampeStage Manager - Taylor CarpenzanoAssistant Stage Manager - Caroline VoyackCostume Designer - Kyra PitagnoLighting Designer - Jessica ForbesLED Light Designers - Samantha Gordon, Charlie Ibsen

She Loves Me
Fall 2019 Musical

ARTISTIC DIR. by LEIGH HUBER

CAST

Georg Nowack: Charlie IbsenAmalia Balash: Emily ChantIlona Ritter: Danielle FrucchioneStephen Kodaly: James HarrisLadislav Sipos: Savannah Beale-McConnellArpad Laszlo: Devon BarnesMr. Maraczek: Gregory NappaWaiter: Shayna LeeKeller: Orry WalterBusboy: Michael MartinEnsemble: Hayley Ashe, Gianna LaMantia, Shayna Lee, Jonathan Mount, Cassandra Sutter, Arseniy Vasilyev, Kelly Zuzic
CREATIVEAssistant Director - Annamaria CaputoTechnical Director - Charlie IbsenStage Managers - Caroline Voyack & Kelly ZuzicCostume Designers - Sam Lobasso & Shannon LallyMusic Directors - Christopher Fludd & Colleen Gilgan

The Witching Hour

Fall 2019 Cabaret

DIR. by ANNIE CHALLICE

When You Have No Class

Spring 2019 New Play

WRITTEN by WILLIAM GRIGGS, DIR. by TJ RUMER

Broncway Princess Party

Spring 2019 Cabaret

DIR. by MEGAN RAAB

If I Could Turn Back Time
Spring 2019 (Musical Revue)

DIR. by ALEXANDER MILLER

CAST

Natalie Atkinson, Meghan Blackwood, Sarah Boone, Chloe Crosby, Marissa DeMarzo, Francesca Fioravanti, Zachary Fulcher, Alexa Lucchesse, Sean Reilly

Butterscotch

Spring 2019 New Play

DIR. by DYLAN ERDELYI

She Plays The River

Fall 2018 New Musical

WRITTEN by QUENTIN ARAUJO, DIR. by LANE DOUGLAS

Kander & Ebb's CABARET

Fall 2018 Musical

DIR. by HAILEY WHITE
MUSIC DIR. by COLLEEN GILGAN

CAST

Emcee: Devon BarnesSally Bowles: Mackenzie Germain Clifford Bradshaw: Charlie IbsenFräulein Schneider: Caroline VoyackHerr Schultz: Sean ReillyFräulein Kost: Kyra PitagnoErnst Ludwig: Gabe WoodsTwo Ladies: Leigh Huber, Amia LangerMax: Marissa DeMarzoNazi Officer: Liz BoyleKit Kat Girls: Leigh Huber (LuLu), Amia Langer (Helga), Mary Fetterman (Texas), Abigail Flanagan (Frenchie), Sarah Swahlon (Rosie)Kit Kat Boys: Jonathan Mount (Bobby), Azhaneet Blackwell (Victor), Chelsea Warner (Hans), Gianna La Mantia (Herman)
CREATIVETechnical Director: Noah BramStage Manager: Lindsey WildmanChoreographer: Morgan Cerbone

Spring Awakening
Spring 2018 Musical

DIR. by SAMANTHA GORDON
MUSIC DIR. by FELICIA VILLA

CAST

Melchior Gabor: Christian KollerWendla Bergman: Julianne FournierMoritz Stiefel: Isaiah WashingtonIlse Neumann: Emma LeoneMartha Bessel: Chloe CrosbyHänschen Rilow: Ryan NewsomeErnst Robel: Thomas ShafferGeorg Zirschnitz: Devon BarnesOtto Lammermeier: Luke WroblewskiThea: Nichola Lampe (Dance Captain)Anna: Kelly RuggieriAdult Woman: Sarah BooneAdult Man: James Harris / Palmer HaffnerEnsemble: Annamaria Caputo, Morgan Cerbone, Palmer Haffner, Mallory Hagen, Leigh Huber (Dance Captain), Jonathon Mount (Featured Dancer)
CREATIVETechnical Director / Stage Manager: Max BreyAssistant Stage Manager: Paige PendletonLighting Design: Jessica ForbesSound Design: Colin MahonCostume Design: Sarah Boone, Mymoena DavidsHair & Makeup Design: Mymoena Davids

Into the Woods
Spring 2018 Musical

DIR. by HAILEY WHITE
MUSIC DIR. by ROY DEMARCO

CAST

Narrator / Mysterious Man: Alex MillerCinderella: Emily ChantJack: John LucadoBaker: Noah BramBaker's Wife: Alexa LucchesseStepmother: Adrianna HillFlorinda: Maddie MurphyLucinda: Julia DonahueJack's Mother: McKenzie SternerLittle Red Ridinghood: Mackenzie GermaineWitch: Claire Campbell / Caroline VoyackCinderella's Father: Jacob KelemanCinderella's Mother: Amia LangerWolf: Paul David FloodRapunzel: Emily CousinsGrandmother: Shannon LallyRapunzel's Prince: Michael Martin / Jorddy RomeroCinderella's Prince: Palmer Haffner / René MivilleSteward: Claire Campbell / Destiny Elazier / Michael Martin
CREATIVEAssistant Music Director: Charlotte SteinerTechnical Director: Max BreyStage Manager: Jess DalyrympleSound Designer: Taylor Carpenzano

Little Shop of Horrors
Fall 2017 Musical

DIR. by BETSY PODSIALDO
MUSIC DIR. by ROY DEMARCO & FELICIA VILLA

CAST
​Seymour: Ethan KibbeyAudrey: Emily Chant / Alexa LucchesseChiffon: Claire CampbellCrystal: Lindsay WildmanRonette: Kate SmithMushnik: James HarrisAudrey II: Alex MillerOrin Scrivello: Michael MartinPlant Puppeteer: Madeline PaymentEnsemble: Skylar Carson-Reynolds, Chloe Crosby, Adrianna Hill, Amia Langer, Jonathan Mount
CREATIVETechnical Director: Max BreyStage Manager: Noah BramRun Crew: Jaci GisondiSet Construction: Max Brey, Samantha Gordon

You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown
Fall 2017 Musical

DIR. by SAMANTHA GORDON
MUSIC DIR. by MEGAN O'CONNOR

CAST
Charlie Brown: Palmer HaffnerLucy Van Pelt: Vanessa TraugerSally Brown: Colleen GilganLinus Van Pelt: Ryan NewsomeSchroeder: Justin GiachettiSnoopy: Paige Pendleton
CREATIVEAssistant Music Director: Charlotte SteinerTechnical Director: Max BreyStage Manager: Felicia BettsChoreographer: McKenna WoodlanProp Master: Jaci GisondiHair/Make-up Designer: Skylar Carson-ReynoldsCostume Designer: Mymoena Davids

Merrily We Roll Along
Spring 2017 Musical

DIR. by MACLAIN HARDIN
MUSIC DIR. by CHRISTOPHER NAPPA

CAST
Franklin Shepard: Palmer HaffnerCharley Kringas: Brian PemberJoe Josephson: Alexander MillerMary Flynn: Lizz SooyBeth Spencer: Claire CampbellGussie Carnegie: Megan GallagherMeg: Kate SmithJerome: Jacob KelemanTyler: Paul David FloodScotty:Jeremy SivitzK.T.: Rhiannon CharneyDory: Natalia WajdaYoung Frank: Alexandra ThomasEnsemble: Jessica Dalrymple, Hannah Dittloff, Julia Donahue, Bryan McClary, Marcus Timpane
CREATIVEAssistant Artistic Director: Betsy PodsiadloAssistant Music Director: Megan O'ConnorTechnical Directors: Anthony Kurza and Max BreyStage Manager: Felicia VillaLighting Director: Matt HernAssistant Lighting Director: Jessica ForbesSound Technician: Hannah SchrefflerCostume Designer: Sarah BooneAssistant Costume Designer: Sarah WilliamsHair/Makeup Designer: Mymoena DavidsRun Crew: Chris Clark, Jaclyn Gisondi

The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee
Fall 2016 Musical

DIR. by MACLAIN HARDIN
MUSIC DIR. by TYLER CESARIO

CAST
Rona Lisa Peretti: Megan GallagherChip Tolentino: Roy DeMarcoLogainne Schwartzandgrubenierre: Kelly Ruggieri / Alexandra ThomasWilliam Barfée: Alexander MillerMarcy Park: Amy Boehly / Christina HanLeaf Coneybear: Palmer Haffner / John LucadoOlive Ostrovsky: Vanessa Trauger / Olivia DowdenDouglas Panch: Jacob KelemanMitch Mahoney: Isaiah WashingtonOlive’s Mom: Megan GallagherOlive’s Dad: Jacob KelemanDan Dad: Paul David FloodCarl Dad: John Lucado / Palmer HaffnerLeaf’s Dad: Paul David FloodLeaf’s Mom: Alexa LucchesseMarigold Coneybear: Kate SmithJesus Christ: Jeremy SivitzSpellers: Kate Smith, Paul David Flood, Alexa Lucchesse
CREATIVEAssistant Director: Betsy PodsiadloAssistant Music Director: Megan O'ConnorChoreographer: Lauren BagnickTechnical Director: Anthony KurzaAssistant Technical Director: Max BreyStage Manager: Felicia Villa

Godspell
Spring 2016 Musical

DIR. by MACLAIN HARDIN
MUSIC DIR. by TYLER CESARIO

CAST
Jesus: Ben NorkusJudas: Jeremy SivitzJohn the Baptist: Sean Reilly
Disciples: McKenzie Sterner, Jessica Stanislawcyzk, Sara Munson, Ashton Schaffer, Mary Mechalakos, Michelle Palladino, Claire Campbell, Brian Pember, Krissy Lassiter, Rene Miville, Aldo Aranzulla, Amani Alexander, ​Gabrielle Bazinet, Olivia Dowden, Adam Lee, Emily Solo, Jonathan Sysyn, Camille Watson

CREATIVE​Assistant Director: Grant Steiner​Choreographer: Lauren BagnickTechnical Director: Anthony KurzaStage Manager: Emily SebastianAssistant Stage Manager: Jay BeschHead of Costume and Makeup: Megan Gallagher​Lighting: Matt Hern

Love and Other Madness
Spring 2015 Cabaret

DIR. by RYAN MANNI
MUSIC DIR. by TYLER CESARIO

CAST
Kanisha Feliciano, Maclain Hardin, Will Brown, Van Baum, David Lawn, Megan Gallagher, Taylor Halpern, Joel Michalchuk, Will Doreza, Mary Diroberts, Brian Pember, McKenzie Sterner, Conner Allison, Ben Norkus, Sami Goldberg, Jess Stanislawczyk, Chris Nappa
CREATIVEChoreographer - Rob FirskerAccompanist - Kyle Blackburn

The Mystery of Edwin Drood

Fall 2014 Play

DIR. by RYAN WILSON
MUSIC DIR. by COREY EVERLY

CAST
Chairperson: Roger KingslandJohn Jasper: Austin TurnerEdwin Drood: Megan GallagherRosa Bud: Nicola SantoroHelena Landless: Jess StanislawcyzkNeville Landless: Chris NappaRev. Crisparkle: Storm KowalskiPrincess Puffer: Mary MechalakosDurdles: Conner AllisonDeputy: Ben NorkusBazzard: Brian PemberWendy: Mary DiRobertsBeatrice: Liz RichterEnsemble: Aldo Aranzulla, Tyler Cesario, Kristen Cobb, Kanisha Feliciano, Julia Gallagher, Sami Goldberg, Maclain Hardin, Janelle Kaufmann, Darby Martin, Tyler Mell, Neil Mitchell, Shane Smith, McKenzie Sterner, Kenny Xue
CREATIVEProducers: Austin Turner, Maclain HardinAssistant Director: Ryan ManniChoreographer: Lauren Bagnick

Hair

Fall 2013

DIR. by RYAN WILSON
MUSIC DIR. by COREY EVERLY

CAST
Claude: Joel MichalchukBerger: Tyler FernandezShiela: Elizabeth FrascielloWoof: Tyler CesarioHud: Christion Draper Dionne: Ryasia MarshJeanie: Taylor HalpernCrissy: Nicola SantoroMargaret Mead: Austin TurnerEnsemble: Van Baum, Sawyer Branham, Kristina Devers, Kanisha Feliciano, Megan Gallagher, Maclain Hardin, Janelle Kaufman, Ryan Kiel, Roger Kingsland, Eric McNiell, Mary Mechalakos, Rebekah Banks-Plummer, John Shusdock, Julia Gallagher
CREATIVETechnical Director - John Lakeland

Sweeney Todd

Spring 2013

DIR. by RYAN WILSON
MUSIC DIR. by COREY EVERLY

CAST
Sweeney Todd: Drew SkitkoMrs. Lovett: Elizabeth FrascielloBeggar Woman: Maya MapuanaBeadle: Edgar MarianoJudge Turpin: Mike SpazianiPirelli: Chris HochstuhlAnthony: Austin TurnerJohanna: Liz RichterTobias: Chris NappaMr. Fogg: Jonny DeHartEnsemble: Van Baum, Jordan Carroll, Mary DiRoberts (Johanna u/s), Arielle Egan, Chris Filice, Joe Fulciniti, Jessica Kerler, Storm Kowaleski, Samantha Lax, Andrew Maggio, Ryan Manni, Eric McNeill, Jessica Moreno, Sara Munson, Nicola Santoro, Jordan Stebich
CREATIVETechnical Director/Producer: Jonathan Palmer LakelandAssistant Director: Jessica WilliamsStage Manager: Heather CorsonAssistant Stage Manager: Casey Rice

Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson

Fall 2012

DIR. by RYAN WILSON
MUSIC DIR. by COREY EVERLY

CAST
Andrew Jackson: Joel MichalchukRachel: Taylor HalpernStoryteller: Sarah Mae LagascaMartin Van Buren: Ryan JohnJohn Calhoun: Roger KingslandHenry Clay: Matthew CoulesJohn Quincy Adams: Juan OrtizJames Monroe: John ShusdockEnsemble: Faith Alacar, Stephano Andreotti, Van Baum , Jon Feinstein, Jess Hess, Jessica Kerler, Emily Revis, Serena Venditto, Beth Wells
CREATIVETechnical Director: Jonathan Palmer LakelandAssistant Director: Jessica Williams

Nine

Fall 2011

DIR. by RYAN WILSON
MUSIC DIR. by COREY EVERLY

CAST
Guido: Joshua WangerLuisa: Sarah Mae LagascaCarla: Nicole FragalaClaudia: Arielle EganSaraghina: Elizabeth FrascielloMama: Katherine PhillipsLiliane La Fleur: Jordan StebichNecrophorus: Juan OrtizEnsemble: Lena Andreala, Loryn Bono, Julie McNamera, Brianne Pantalone, Cherisse Williams, Cherissia Williams