CHRISTOPHER SWAN (Nathan Detroit) Most recently played Prof. Callahan in the original cast of Legally Blonde on the NCL Getaway, and previously toured with Damn Yankees! and A Christmas Story, The Musical. Other regional credits include Forever Plaid (TBPAC), Dirty Rotten Scoundrels (Theatre-by-the-Sea), Little Shop of Horrors (American Stage), Angels in America (Akansas Rep), Clybourne Park (Hippodrome Theatre). Christopher holds a BFA in Musical Theatre from the Boston Conservatory.
LAUREN WEINBERG (Miss Adelaide) has never been more thrilled to have a cold! Recent credits: Les Miserables (Eponine), To Kill A Mockingbird (Mayella) with Bristol Valley Theater, Teacher From the Black Lagoon with TheatreworksUSA. NY International Fringe Festival, FullStop Collective Associative Artist, Alvin Ailey Workshop Extensions. B.F.A. from Penn State. Thanks to Big League Productions, endless love to the THP’s!
MATTHEW J. TAYLOR (Sky Masterson) holds a BM from Westminster Choir College and an MM from Oklahoma State University. Favorite Credits include Cats (Tugger), Damn Yankees (Joe Hardy), Oklahoma! (Curly), The Music Man (Harold Hill), and Into the Woods (Wolf/Cinderella’s Prince). Many thanks to family, teachers, and friends. “1, 2, 3, Go.”
KAYLEEN SEIDL (Sarah Brown) is thrilled to make her national tour debut with Big League Productions! Favorite credits: Les Misérables (Cosette), TOMMY (Mrs. Walker), Biloxi Blues (Daisy). Education: BM Vocal Performance, BA Spanish (Saint Olaf College). To my family and friends for their undying love and support, love you a bushel and a peck! www.kayleenseidl.com
TODD BERKICH (Nicely Nicely Johnson) National Tours: A Christmas Carol (Jacob Marley/Christmas Present). Regional favorites: Lend Me A Tenor (Arrow Rock Lyceum Theatre), Lombardi (Ocean State Theatre Company), Kiss Me, Kate! (Gretna Theatre). Training: West Virginia University, MFA; Hartt School, BFA. Love to my wife, Elizabeth, and my family and friends for their support! www.toddberkich.com
CLIFF BLAKE (Harry the Horse) Cat on a Hot Tin Roof with Broadway’s Keir Dullea/Tony-Nominee Mia Dillon (WHAT); Tuesdays with Morrie (Priscilla Beach); Jerry, The Zoo Story (Changeling); Atticus, To Kill a Mockingbird, George, Of Mice and Men, Iago, Othello (Roxbury Repertory); Frank, Molly Sweeney, Michael, God of Carnage (AmazingThings); CB, Dog Sees God (Edinburgh).
JOHN GALAS (Big Jule) Originally from Granby, CT, John now lives, works, and plays in NYC. National Tours: My Fair Lady (Ensemble), Music Man (Oliver Hix), Regional: Joseph…Dreamcoat (Asher), The Mikado (Pooh-Bah), Adventures of Perseus (Medusa, Polydectes), Fiddler on the Roof (Avram), La Bonne D’Enfant (Bryn D’Amour). Thanks to Big League cast & crew! Love to my family and my wonderful Gingeraffe! Proud graduate of Syracuse University.
JESSE GRAHAM (General Cartwright) is delighted to cross the country once again with both old friends and new! International credits: The Odyssey Experience (Athena) – Experiential Theatre Co., Ireland; My Fair Lady (Mrs. Pierce) – Big League Prod., US & Singapore; Film: Medal of Victory (Jean) – Warehouse District Productions. She would like to thank Jeff Moss for his vision, the Redheads for their love, and JG for the lifetime of Snarfs!
MIKE MCLEAN (Benny Southstreet) is thrilled to work with this cast and crew on his first national tour and favorite musical of all time. Credits include: Life Could Be a Dream (Wally) in Hollywood, CA; Guys and Dolls (Benny) in Thousand Oaks, CA; Carousel (Billy) at USC; The Crucible (John Proctor) at USC
JOHN RYAN (Arvide Abernathy) Originally from New Orleans and based in New York, I’ve performed in theaters on and off Broadway, Lincoln Center, and Carnegie Hall, as well as regional theaters and tours both national and international. Have played a variety of roles in film and TV. “Chappelle Show” fans know me as Dr. Phil.
DRU SERKES (Rusty, Ensemble) is excited to join Guys and Dolls! Credits: Rock of Ages Vegas, Man of La Mancha National Tour (Anselmo), Broadway Bares Vegas IV, Wizard of Oz (lion), Joseph… (Isaachar/Pharoah), and Bye Bye Birdie (Birdie). 2009 Evvy award winner – best vocal performance. Emerson College 2011. Www.DruSerkes.Com
NICOLAS BAUMGARTNER (Ensemble) Born in Spain, some of Nicolas’ credits are Mamma Mia! (Eddie); Rent; Spamalot (u/s Sir Robin). New York: #GetAway (Tony nominee Marcia Milgrom Dodge); America’s Sweetheart and a summer in Ohio playing Bert in Disney’s Mary Poppins.
SKYE BRONFENBRENNER (Ensemble) recently toured the continent with Beauty and the Beast (Ensemble/Babette Understudy) and she is a lucky lady to do it with Guys and Dolls! Music Theatre BFA from UCI; thanks to my amazing teachers, the folks at Henderson Hogan, and my loving friends and family for their support!
CARLOS CHANG (Ensemble) Tour: Burn The Floor USA/Australia/Europe. Regional: La Cage (Ivoryton), The King and I (Lyceum), Aloha (Noho). Concerts: Dancing Queen, The Nutcracker. Film/TV: So You Think You Can Dance, Hawaii 5-0, Grind. Awards: Canadian Latin DanceSport Champion. www.carloschang.com
CARISSA FIORILLO (Ensemble) A Florida native, Carissa currently lives in NYC. She is honored to be joining the cast of Guys and Dolls. Credits: Radio City Rockette (CAA). She would like to thank her family and friends for their continuous support and love. Especially her spectacular mother, Liz.
KELLY GREEN (Ensemble) is tickled to be reprising one of his favorite roles. A graduate of Pacific Conservatory of the Performing Arts with over 80 shows under his ever-expanding belt, Kelly’s credits include, Max Bialystock from The Producers, Luther Billis in South Pacific, Mark Spears in the west coast premier of Open House, as well as putting on a dress for the Stage Scene LA award winning performance of Edna Turnblad in Hairspray. All my love to this theatre family but most especially my 3 children and to my own little Bloody Mary whom I love and fear beyond measure.
VALTON JACKSON (Ensemble) Regional: High School Musical, Tarzan, Dreamgirls, Rent, Hairspray, A Chorus Line, Joseph…Dreamcoat, Seussical. Film/Television: Trial of Barnaby Finch, Boardwalk Empire, Snooki & Jwoww, John Wick. Endless love to Mama, Devin, friends, and family.
COLIN LEE (Ensemble) Favorite credits: Footloose (Ren), Oklahoma! (Curly), Grease (Eugene), Noises Off (Philip/Frederick), A Chorus Line (Don), Cats (Tumblebrutus). Unending thanks to my family, friends, teachers and Big League. This one’s for you Gramms! BSU Alum. www.colinleeactor.com
BRIAN MARTIN (Ensemble) is overjoyed to be a part of Guys & Dolls! National tour: Beauty and the Beast (Ensemble, Lumiere u/s). Regional: A Chorus Line (Bobby), Tarzan (Tarzan), Hairspray (Fender), Cats (Skimbleshanks). Education: B.F.A. Western Michigan University. Love and thanks to my family, friends, and Baby G for their support!
CONCETTA MORABITO (Ensemble) Long before the opportunity presented itself, Concetta knew she was a performer. Starting late was both a setback and a leap forward; the greater the challenge, the stronger her volition. She has since found a home within the embodiment of stories, and the ability to manifest them through voice and movement. No matter the role, her aim is to remain honest. She is grateful for the opportunity to be in her chosen medium: the stage.
NICK RAYNOR (Ensemble) is a recent voice performance graduate from MGSA! Favorite credits include: U.S. tour of A Chorus Line (Mark), Tommy (Tommy u/s, Dance Captain, Ensemble), and HAIR (Claude). Huge thanks to his family and friends for their exuberant amount of love and tremendous support. Enjoy the performance and make sure to say Hello through www.nickraynor.com!
GABRIEL RODRIGUES (Ensemble) is thrilled to be part of Guys and Dolls. National Tour: Man of La Mancha (Muleteer). Regional: 110 in the Shade (Starbuck), The Full Monty (Harold), and Carousel (Enoch Snow). BFA in Musical Theatre from Montclair State University.
MARIA ALEXIS RODRIGUEZ (Ensemble) After graduating from Joffrey Ballet School, Maria found her love for musical theatre and has traveled the U.S performing in regional theatre productions, including CATS. She is honored to now take the stage in the cast of Guys and Dolls.
MYA ROSE (Ensemble) is a native of Charleston, SC. Her most recent credits include the original production of Vegas Nocturne (Spiegelworld), Dreamgirls (Ivoryton Playhouse) and principal dancer of The Thorn (Thorn Productions). Mya Rose has toured with Rakaba West African Ballet, Adandé Dance Company and Footprints Dance Company. Proverbs 16:9
GRANT SNUFFER (Ensemble) Nat’l Tours: Man of La Mancha (Pedro) Regional: Surflight Theatre (Jekyll & Hyde, Fiddler on the Roof, Spamalot), Disney Cruise Line (Fantasy). BFA Shenandoah Conservatory. “So grateful for this opportunity! This one is for my brother, Ian.”
MICHAEL C. THATCHER (Ensemble) is thrilled to be a part of this production! Originally from Lancaster, PA, Michael is a recent graduate of the MFA Acting Program at the University of Houston. He spent the summer with the Texas Shakespeare Festival, playing Henry Higgins in My Fair Lady and Lloyd Dallas in Noises Off. Regional: Midsummer and Richard III (Virginia Shakespeare Festival), Camelot (Sacramento Music Circus). Other: Assassins, Oklahoma!, Twelfth Night, Cymbeline, Three Sisters, Prelude to a Kiss, The Beaux’ Stratagem. Michael is also an audiobook producer/narrator with ACX.com and Audible.com. www.MichaelCThatcher.com
HILARY WERTHMANN (Ensemble) is thrilled to be back on the road with Guys and Dolls. Recent credits include: Bonnie Parker in Bonnie and Clyde, Irene Roth in Crazy For You, Roxie Hart in Chicago, Lina Lamont in Singin’ in the Rain. Tours include My Fair Lady: national and Singapore. Love to her beautiful family who’ve always believed!