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Musical Theatre Class of 2017 Showcase

Musical Theatre Class of 2017 Showcase
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Musical Theatre Class of 2017

Musical Theatre Class of 2017

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Rider University's Westminster College of the Arts congratulates our B.F.A. in Musical Theatre Class of 2017!

They've showcase their talent in a fast-paced 50-minute production on May 2, 2017 at Pearl Studios in New York City. To learn more, contact Robin Lewis at [email protected].


Meet our Students

Taylor Jackson

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MUSICAL THEATRE

Rock of Ages
Sherrie
Forestburgh Playhouse (Dir. Robin Levine)

The Who’s Tommy
Sally Simpson
Forestburgh Playhouse (Dir. Robin Levine)

Into the Woods
Florinda
Forestburgh Playhouse (Dir. Mark Hardy)

Anything Goes
Virtue
Forestburgh Playhouse (Dir.Sean McKnight)

Headshot of Sarah Jane Knoblich

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EDUCATIONAL

Of Thee I Sing (concert musical)
Mary Turner
Rider University/Nathan Hurwitz

A Little Night Music
Mrs. Anderssen
Rider University/Nathan Hurwitz

The Last Days of Pompeii (staged reading)
Numina (dancer)
Rider University/ Larry Smiglewski

THEATRE

101 Dalmatians
Squeak
STAGES St. Louis/Michael Hamilton

Sara Frances Davis

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PROFESSIONAL

Mary Poppins
Katie Nana/ensemble
Millbrook Playhouse (dir. Courtney Self)

Guys and Dolls
Hot Box Dancer/ensemble
Millbrook Playhouse (dir. Todd LaBron Underwood)

TV/CONCERTS

Macy’s 84th, 85th and 86th Thanksgiving Day Parade
Featured Dancer
Stagedoor Manor

‘I Move Forward’ Benefit Concert
Tap Dancer
David Connolly

Headshot of Resa Mishina

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REGIONAL

Annie
Ensemble
Flat Rock Playhouse
Lisa K. Bryant
June 2017

Joseph and… Dreamcoat
Ensemble
Flat Rock Playhouse
Amy Jones
July 2017

The Music Man Teen
Ensemble
Flat Rock Playhouse
Chase Brock

9 to 5
Ensemble
Flat Rock Playhouse
Amy Jones

Headshot of Nicole Elizabeth Zimmermann

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THEATRE

Gallathea
Telusa
Dionysus Festival (Croatia)

UNIVERSITY

Of Thee I Sing
Ensemble
Rider University

Gallathea
Telusa
Rider University

The Penelopiad
Naid Mother
Rider University

ZM: Zombie Musical*
Zombie
Rider University

Headshot of Milika Cherêe

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NATIONAL

Ragtime
Ensemble u/s Sarah’s Friend
Phoenix Entertainment/Marcia Milgrom Dodge

REGIONAL/UNIVERSITY

Once On This Island
TiMoune
Rider University/Trent Blanton

35mm: A Musical Exhibition
Ensemble
Prospect Theatre Company

All Shook Up
Lorraine
Rider University/Robin Lewis

Headshot of Max Silverman

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THEATRE

Unknown Soldier (World Premiere)
Ensemble
Williamstown TheatreFestival

Catch Me If You Can
Roger Strong
Rider University

Spring Awakening
Herr Gabor
Rider University

All Shook Up
Sheriff Earl
Rider University

Lucky Stiff
u/s Vinnie Di Ruzzio
Rider University

Matthew Caccamo

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OFF-BROADWAY

Fiorello!
Male Swing/Fiorello Alternate*
Classic Stage Company/Bob Moss

*Performed

THEATRE

Fiorello!
Ensemble
Berkshire Theatre Group/Bob Moss

Summer of ’42
Hermie
Smithtown Performing Arts Center/Peter Mussard

The Sound of Music
Rolf Gruber
Smithtown Performing Arts Center/ Danny Gorman

Headshot of Matt Staley

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REGIONAL

LEGALLY BLONDE
Emmett
DPAC, NJ

HAIR
Woof
DPAC, NJ

CABARET
Cliff
DPAC, NJ

LITTLE WOMEN
Laurie
DPAC, NJ

SECRET GARDEN
Dickon
DPAC, NJ

SPAMALOT
Not Dead Fred/Robin’s Minstrel
DPAC, NJ

SPELLING BEE
Mitch Mahoney
DPAC, NJ

JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR
Annas
DPAC, NJ

Marissa Galletti

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THEATRE

In Mysterious Ways (New Work)
P.O. Browne
Riant Theatre (NYC) /Van Dirk Fisher

Of Thee I Sing
French Officer
Rider University/Nathan Hurwitz

Flower Power: A 60’s Cabaret
Ensemble
Rider University/Mariann Cook

Hair
Ensemble
Random Farms Theatre/Anya Wallach

Margaret Warrington

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THEATRE

Nine
Saraghina
Music Academy International/Joe Barros

RENT
Joanne
Cohoes Music Hall/Jim Charles

UNIVERSITY

White Christmas
Martha
Rider University/Robin Lewis

All Shook Up
Ensemble
Rider University/Robin Lewis

Catch Me If You Can
Vocal Ensemble
Rider University/Robin Lewis

Madeline Chandler

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REGIONAL THEATRE

The Little Mermaid
Aquata
Red Mountain Theatre Co. / Henry Scott

Mary Poppins
Ensemble
Red Mountain Theatre Co. / Robin Lewis

Crazy For You
Ensemble
Ocean Professional Theatre Co. / Paula Sloan

Chicago
June
Ocean Professional Theatre Co. / Karen Babcock

Lephate Cunningham III

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NYC THEATRE

35mm: A Musical Exhibition
Ensemble
Prospect Theatre Company/Ryan Scott Oliver

REGIONAL

Hairspray
Gilbert/Ensemble
Cape Rep Theatre/Scott Ripley

American Idiot
Favorite Son
Barn Theatre, MI/Brendan Ragotzy

Rock Of Ages
Candi, u/s Ja’Keith Gill
Barn Theatre, MI/Brendan Ragotzy

Laura Jinparn

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THEATRE

Avenue Q
Christmas Eve
Stars 2000 Theatre Co./Erik Scanlon

A Chorus Line
Connie
Pinole Community Theatre/Dave Clark

The Producers
Ensemble
Woodminster Amphitheatre/Joel Schlader/Erica Kolodny

Mary Poppins
Ensemble
Woodminster Amphitheatre/Joel Schlader/Jody Jaron

Kimberly Marron

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THEATRE

Of Thee I Sing
Ensemble
Rider University

Flower Power 60s Cabaret
Soloist
Rider University

Saturday Night Live
Cast Member
Rider University

Hello Dolly
Mrs. Malloy
JCompany

Thoroughly Modern Millie
Miss Flannery
JCompany

Oklahoma
Ado Annie
Marshall

Kate Tenen

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REGIONAL

CRANKY CABARET
Featured Vocalist
Joria Studios, NYC/ Kristofer Holz

FAMILY FURNITURE
Betsy
Off Broadstreet Theater/ Robert Thick

BYE, BYE BIRDIE!
Ursula, Kim U/S
Plaza Theatrical Productions/ Kevin Harrington

UNIVERSITY

GOLDRICH & HEISLER

CABARET
Soloist
Rider University/ Mariann Cook

Harley Steiger

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THEATRE

Oklahoma
Virginia/Ensemble
Merry Go Round Playhouse
Jen Waldman

Tommy
Dancer/ Ensemble
West Virginia Public Theater
Stephen Casey

South Pacific
Ensemble
West Virginia Public Theater
Nathaniel Shaw

Les Miserables
Ensemble
West Virginia Public Theater
Michael Licata

Hannah Bearer

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NYC THEATRE

35MM: Musical Exhibition
Ensemble
Prospect Theater Company/ Ryan Scott Oliver

REGIONAL

The Little Mermaid
Ariel
Allegheny Highlands Theatre/ Holly Smith

Disney’s Camp Rock
Tess Tyler
Allegheny Highlands Theatre

Why Do Fools Fall in Love?
Dee-Dee
Allegheny Highlands Theatre

Gabrielle Beckford

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SUMMER THEATRE

All Shook Up (BEOBE Production Company)
Ensemble (U.S. Sylvia)
Laguna Beach Playhouse

UNIVERSITY THEATRE

She Kills Monsters
Fighter
Rider University

Catch Me If You Can
Ensemble
Rider University

All Shook Up
Sylvia
Rider University

Gabriella McCauley

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THEATER

Beauty and the Beast
Babette
Royal Academy of Fine Arts

Rocky Horror Picture Show
Columbia
Eklektix Theatre

Reefer Madness
Mary Lane
Eklektix Theatre

Nutcracker
Snow Queen
Bay Area Houston Ballet

Macbeth
Lady Macbeth
Clear Springs Theater

Sound of Music
Elsa
Royal Academy of Fine Arts

Ellington Berg

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REGIONAL

The Most Happy Fella
Herman
Broward Stage Door Theatre/Andy Rogow

A Funny Thing Happened On The Way To The Forum
Senex
Priscilla Beach Theatre/Ron Fassler

A Chorus Line
Zach
Priscilla Beach Theatre/Emily Maltby

Beauty and the Beast
Beast
Marquis Theatre/Josh Buoy

Devon Wheeler

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THEATRE

They're Playing Our Song
Vernon
Kelsey Theatre

Red Carpet Cabaret
Soloist
Rider University Production

Upon The Shoulders We Stand
Soloist
Rider University Production

Corrieanne Stein

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THEATER - BROADWAY

Billy Elliot the Musical (Orig. Cast) ‡
Imperial Theater (S. Daldry, Dir.)
BG Margaret Gormley (u/s Debbie Wilkinson)
‡ 2009 “Best Musical”: Tony (10 awards)

THEATER - REGIONAL

Over the Tavern (Regional Premier)
Olney Theater Ctr.  (John Going, Dir.)
Annie Pazinski

Clare Harkins

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THEATRE

Anything Goes
Hope Harcourt
M&M Productions (Mike Dilorio)

Of Thee I Sing
Ensemble
Rider University (Nathan Hurwitz)

Flower Power: A 60s Cabaret
Soloist
Rider University (Mariann Cook)

Rocky Horror Picture Show  
Columbia
Stage Right (Tony Marino)

Caysi Dennis

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REGIONAL

Mary Poppins
Ensemble
ZACH Theatre (chor. Robin Lewis)

The Who’s Tommy
Sally Simpson/Ensemble
ZACH Theatre (chor. Robin Lewis)

Guys and Dolls
Featured Dancer
Summer Stock Austin

Swing!
Singer
Summer Stock Austin

Heathers
Ensemble, Heath. McNamara us
Doctuh Mistuh Productions

Caroline Rose Davis

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THEATRE

Grease
Sandy
Pines Dinner Theatre

Cat on A Hot Tin Roof
Mae US
Berkshire Theatre Group

Beauty and The Beast
The Wardrobe
Berkshire Theatre Group

Shrek The Musical
Shoemaker’s Elf
Heritage Theatre Co.

No, No, Nanette (reading)
Pauline
Berkshire Theatre Group

Les Miserables
Eponine
OCU Summer Program

Brendan Rosell

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REGIONAL

Guys & Dolls
Gangster
Millbrook Playhouse/Todd Underwood

Mary Poppins
Sweep/Von Hussler
Millbrook Playhouse/Courtney Self

Gypsy
LA
Seattle Musical Theatre/Jeff Church

Scrooge: The Musical
Young Ebenezer
Seattle Musical Theatre/Steven Fogell

Legally Blonde
Grandmaster Chad
Seattle Musical Theatre/Sam Pettit

Braden Sweeney

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REGIONAL

Mary Poppins
Dance Captain/Neleus
Red Mountain Theatre Company/Robin Lewis

The Who’s Tommy
Ensemble
ZACH Theatre/Dave Steakley

READINGS

The Aisling
Colin
Rider University/Jillian Carucci

UNFIT
J.T./Irving
Rider University/Janet Quartarone

Anna Smith

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EXPERIENCE

Of Thee I Sing
Diana Devereaux
Rider University (Dir. Nathan Hurwitz)

Singin in the Rain
Ensemble
Pines Dinner Theatre

Catch Me If You Can
Female Ensemble
Rider University (Dir. Robin Lewis)

Country Music Cabaret
Lead Vocalist
Rider University (Dir. Franklin Trapp)

Amy Hine

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PROFESSIONAL

Beauty and The Beast
Ensemble
Exit 82 Theatre/Sean Openshaw

2014 Summer Children’s Series
Rapunzel, Scarecrow, Fairy Godmother
Palace Theatre/Carl Rajotte

EDUCATIONAL

Beauty and The Beast
Belle
Brighton Performing Arts Center

Of Thee I Sing
Ensemble
Rider University/Nathan Hurwitz

Alexa Canelos

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THEATRE

Fiddler on the Roof
Hodel
Spotlighters Theatre

Hairspray
Tammy
Glyndon Area Players

Xanadu
Erato/Andrews Sister
Suburban Players

UNIVERSITY

A Little Night Music
Desirée
Rider University

The Praying Mantis
Lina
Rider University

The Penelopiad
Icarius/Maid/Suitor
Rider University

Abi McCoy

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THEATRE

She Kills Monsters
Vera/The Beholder
Rider University

The Penelopiad
Oracle/Maid
Rider University

A Doctor In Spite of Himself
Musician
Rider University

DANCE THEATRE

Recontres de Folklore Internationales
Switzerland

Hageneau International Folk Dance Festival
France

Headshot of Aaron Bennett Miller

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NYC THEATRE

35mm: A Musical Exhibition
Ensemble
Prospect Theatre Co.
Ryan Scott Oliver

REGIONAL THEATRE

West Side Story
Baby John
FLMTF(Merry Go Round)
Parker Esse

West Side Story(orig chor)
Diesel
Connecticut Rep
Cassie Abate

Emily Applebaum

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MUSICAL THEATRE

Bye Bye Birdie
Nancy
Goodspeed Opera House (dir. Jenn Thompson / chor. Patti Wilcox)

White Christmas
Dance Ensemble
Rider University (dir. & chor. Robn Lewis / MD. Louis Goldberg)

The Fantasticks
Luisa
PinnWorth Players (dir. Lou Stalsworth)

Ruby Westfall

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REGIONAL

Joseph… Dreamcoat
Ensemble
Dallas Theater Center/Joel Ferrell

Creep (Workshop)
Mary
Uptown Players/Michael Serrecchia

August: Osage County
Jean Fordham
WaterTower Theatre/Rene Moreno

Spring Awakening
Ensemble
WaterTower Theatre/Terry Martin

Eight
Spencer Perry
Uptown Players/Rene Moreno