Laura Michelle Kelly
Laura Michelle Kelly is an Olivier Award winning actress for her star-making performance as the title role in the London production of Disney’sMary Poppins. Kelly just recently completed a year and a half run playing Sylvia Llewelyn Davies in the Broadway production of Finding Neverland, starring opposite Matthew Morrison and Kelsey Grammer after originating the role at the American Repertory Theater (2015 Elliott Award Nominee). Her other Broadway credits include reprising her role in Mary Poppins and the 2004 revival of Fiddler on the Roof. West End credits include: My Fair Lady (Eliza), Speed The Plow, (Karen), Lord of the Rings: The Musical (Galadriel), Beauty and the Beast (Belle), Whistle Down the Wind (Swallow), Peter Pan(Wendy), Les Miserables (Eponine), Mamma Mia! (Sophie). Regional: The King and I (Anna) and South Pacific (Nellie). Film: “Sweeney Todd” (Lucy/Beggar Woman; dir. Tim Burton) and “Goddess” (2012 Cannes Film Festival) Album: The Storm inside (2006). Recipient: Awarded Voice of Musical Theatre. Numerous radio, TV, concert appearances including Albert Hall, Hampton Court Palace, Royal Opera House, Millennium Stadium, Buckingham Palace and Performed for President Obama for the 4th of July celebrations. www.lauramichellekelly.net
Jose Llana returns to the role of “The King of Siam” after two starring engagements in the Tony-winning Lincoln Center revival of The King & I. He made his American Songbook debut in the spring of 2015, which led to the release of his second solo CD, Altitude in the spring of 2016. He earned a Lucille Lortel Award nomination for Best Actor in a Musical for his portrayal as Marcos in David Byrne & Fat Boy Slim's Here Lies Love at The Public Theater (dir. Alex Timbers) and most recently played Duke Orsino for The Public Theater’s Public Works musical adaptation of Twelfth Night (dir. Kwame Kwei-Armah) at The Delacorte. Broadway credits include Chip Tolentino in William Finn’s The 25th Annual Putnam Country Spelling Bee (Drama Desk Award, dir. James Lapine), El Gato in Wonderland, Wang Ta in David Henry Hwang’s adaptation of Rodgers & Hammerstein’s Flower Drum Song, Angel in RENT (dir. Michael Greif), Jessie-Lee in Streetcorner Symphony and his debut as Lun Tha in the 1996 Revival of Rodgers & Hammerstein’s The King & I opposite Donna Murphy and Lou Diamond Phillips. Off-Broadway appearances include Adam in Falling For Eve (York), Gabey in On the Town (dir. George C. Wolfe, Delacorte) and Adam Guettel’s Saturn Returns (dir. Tina Landau, Public Theater). Regional appearances include DistanceRunner in Poster Boy (Williamstown Theater Festival), Bill Sikes in Oliver! (Papermill), Guillaume in Cameron Mackintosh’s Martin Guerre (Guthrie Theater), Tin Man in Ballad of Little Jo (Steppenwolf Theater, dir. Tina Landau, Jefferson Nomination - Best Supporting Actor) and Candide in Candide (Prince Theater, Barrymore Nomination - Best Actor). TV/Film appearances include HBO’s Sex and the City opposite Margaret Cho and Hitch with Will Smith. Appearing on numerous cast albums Jose is also a best-selling recording artist on the VIVA Philippines label. Training from Manhattan School of Music. Jose is a constant advocate for Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS and serves on the Musical Theater Council for The Public Theater. www.josellana.com @thejosellana
Joan is thrilled to be joining the King and I family and share the stage with her son playing as one of the royal children. Her credits include Broadway and National Tours: Miss Saigon (Kim), Les Miserables (Fantine), Jesus Christ Superstar (Soul Girl, Mary u/s) Regional Credits: The King and I (Lady Thiang) at the Muny, Chess (Svetlana) at North Carolina Theater. At East West Players: Road To Saigon, Krunk Fu Battle Battle (Jean Lee), TEA, with Music (Himiko Hamilton), Chess (Florence),
Criers For Hire (Baby), Mama Bares: Once Upon A Play date. At Rubicon Theater: It’s Only Life (Joan), Songs For A New World (Woman 1) Joan played Imelda Marcos in Here Lies Love with David Byrne at
Carnegie Hall. She has also performed at Walt Disney Concert Hall with the California Philharmonic. She was discovered by a Broadway Executive producer while she performed on Showtime at The Apollo. She
had the pleasure of narrating Sergei Prokofiev’s Peter And The Wolf with the Filipino-American Symphony Orchestra. She’s a proud member of Actors Equity Association and all-female group, Mama
Bares. Love to Charles and CJ.
National tour debut! Broadway: The King and I (Tuptim u/s). Regional: The King and I (Tuptim), The Fantasticks (Luisa), Miss Saigon (Ogunquit Playhouse, Riverside), Disenchanted (Mulan) Concerts/other: Broadway’s Rising Stars (The Town Hall, NYC), Disney Cruise Line (Jasmine, Mulan, Pocahontas). Huge thanks to Telsey, Bart, mom, dad and my hubby.
National tour: 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee (Chip). Regional: A Chorus Line (3-D Theatricals), Into the Woods (Lucas Theater), Thoroughly Modern Millie (Lawrence Welk Resort), Their Eyes Saw Rain (Company of Angels), Miss Saigon (Ogunquit Playhouse). UK: Romeo and Juliet (Nuffield Theater). BA, UCLA; MFA, SCAD. So much love and thanks to my mom and dad, my friends, my team at Semler Entertainment and Bret Adams Agency, and especially Bartlett Sher and Ted Sperling for this wonderful gift. Twitter/IG: @kavindpan
Captain Orton, Sir Edward Ramsey
Broadway: Old Times, Mamma Mia!, Faith Healer, Twentieth Century, Hedda Gabler, Death of a Salesman, Tom Sawyer. Off-Broadway: much. Regional: Baltimore Center Stage, Pittsburght CLO, Goodspeed, Shakespeare Theatre NJ, Williamstown. Film: How to be Single, Burn After Reading. TV: Odd Mom Out, Quantico, Madam Secretary, Veep, The Good Wife, Person of Interest, Gossip Girl, and many Law & Order’s. www.patrickboll.com
Bay Area native. National Tour: Anything Goes (John). Off-Broadway & NYC: Manuel vs. the Statue of Liberty (Jack/Ensemble, NYMF), Allegiance (Pre-Broadway workshop), Hesitation Waltz (Comic). Regional: Thoroughly Modern Millie (Ching Ho), Valley of the Heart (Calvin Sakamoto), Avenue Q (Princeton), …Spelling Bee (Chip Tolentino), Ching Chong Chinaman (Upton), All Shook Up (Dennis), Oliver! (Noah Claypole). Love and thanks to family, friends, Nicola, FFAM, RFUFAM, The King and I team, and Rachelle. BA: UC Irvine; OΔH. @chanttt
Broadway: The King and I. Regional: The Orphanof Zhao, Major Barbara (American Conservatory Theater); American Night, Hamlet (California Shakespeare Theater); Yellowjackets (Berkeley Rep); Posibilidad ( San Francisco Mime Troupe); Fukú Americanus, Alleluia: The Road (Campo Santo); Rashomon, The King and I (Sierra Repertory Theatre). TV: "Trauma", "Cuff Me If You Can".
Rhyees is thrilled to return to The King and I. Regional: The Music Man (Winthrop), Cabaret (Young Nazi), and Oliver! (Oliver). He enjoys traveling, singing, dancing, electric guitar, piano and baseball. Much Love to mom, dad, three older sisters and grandparents for their support, his wonderful tour family, along with Nancy Carson and Bartlett Sher for this amazing opportunity! rhyeesstump.com
Standby for Anna Leonowens
Broadway: Newsies (Katherine standby). National tour: Mary Poppins (Mary Poppins), Wicked (Elphaba standby). Regional: MUNY, TUTS, ZACH Theatre, Berkeley Rep. Native of Berkeley, CA and a graduate of University of Michigan. Much love and many thanks to the creative team, Cesar, Telsey + Co., and Nicolosi & Co. For my best friend, my mom.
Jaden D. Amistad
Jaden is thrilled to make his National Tour debut with The King and I. Other credits: La Folia (Short Film). A special thanks to his teachers and friends. Love to Mom, Dad, Kayla, Shorty, and family. Instagram: @jaden_dex
Kayla Paige Amistad
Kayla is honored to join the National Tour of The King and I. National Tour: Matilda! (Amanda). Other credits: Purpose World Tour Children Dancer for Justin Bieber in Philadelphia. Thanks to all her teachers, mentors, family, and friends, especially Mom, Dad, Jaden, and Shorty for all the continued love and support. Instagram: @kkstylz
LaMae is excited to be with The King and I company again after performing its Broadway run. Favorite credits include Broadway: The King and I (Uncle Thomas), South Pacific, The Lion King. First National Tour: Fosse (lead). Regional: Yoshimi Battles The Pink Robots (Karate Girl), Miss Saigon, Chita Rivera & Friends. Film & TV: Ahsoka Tano of "The Clone Wars", New Year's Eve, Across The Universe, Chappelle's Show. Dance & Choreography: TV on The Radio,The Knocks, Six Scents Parfum. Event producer: Taste Gallery, LICK Events, A.L.Romano Wines, Falling Whistles, Soulciety. Mahal and inspiration to my family, mentors, and friends!
Sydney is honored to join the national tour of The King and I! National Tour: A Christmas Story. Other Credits: Mother Goose Club, Crayola commercial. Thanks to Devin Ilaw, Emily Bauer, Zoom Talent, Carson Kolker, Bartlett Sher, Cesar Rocha, and Telsey! And to family/friends/teachers for their support! Instagram, Twitter, Facebook: @theSydneyChan
Andrew made his B'way debut last year in Lincoln Center's The King & I. Andrew, a native New Yorker and graduate of New York University, has performed all over the U.S.and Europe. His credits include productions of West Side Story, Chicago and several productions of The King & I. Thanks and love to Mom, Dave and John.
Max B. Ehrlich
Max is elated to be joining The King and I team! Recent Credits: Mamma Mia! National Tour (Eddie), Seven Brides... (Adam), Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike (Spike). Max needs to thank Apex, his loving family, Universe, and his VCU family! maxbehrlich.squarespace.com
Tour: Sister Act (Swing). Favorite credits: The Pajama Game, The Light in the Piazza, and The Full Monty. Thanks to Bart, Telsey + Co., Abbie, and all mentors. Proud OCU graduate. Lots of love to family, friends, and Eric. For Grammy Sumiko.
National tour debut! Regional: The Producers, How To Succeed… , Sweet Charity, Guys and Dolls , The Best Little Whorehouse… , The King and I , In The Heights, Hello, Dolly! , Miss Saigon. Marie is a Los Angeles native and a CSU, Northridge graduate. Love to her friends, family and Orbs.
Fan Dancer, Ensemble
National Tour Debut! Rie graduated from The Ailey School certificate program. Regional: Waterfall (5th Avenue Theatre). Dance companies: Faune Dance Troupe(Don Quixote,Spring water), Life Dance Company. Thanks to my family, Gregg and my husband for your unconditional support and love!
Spencer Donovan Jones
debut. Regional: The Little Mermaid (Flounder), Beauty and The Beast (Chip), Tarzan (Young Tarzan) at the MUNY; South Pacific (Jerome) at the MUNY and St. Louis Stage; A Christmas Carol (Quartet, Matches Boy). Film: The Lipinski (Chang Lee), The Goddaughter (Bradley). Love to my family, friends, teachers and CESD.
Phra Alack, Ensemble
Broadway: Allegiance, Pacific Overtures, Thoroughly Modern Millie, On The Town, Kiss Me Kate, Seussical the Musical, Chicago, Guys and Dolls, Miss Saigon, Shogun the Musical, Victor/Victoria. Feature Film: Sisters (Salon Owner), Chicago, Hackers (Razor). Director/Choreographer: Broadway Associate, Off Broadway, Regional, International, Holland America Cruise Line, Disney Cruise Line. www.darrenlee.com
Swing, Asst. Dance Captain
Radio City Christmas Spectacular (Ensemble). Regional: The King and I (Dallas Summer Musicals, Carousel Dinner Theater), Miss Saigon (Flat Rock Playhouse), Flower Drum Song (AMTSJ), A Chorus Line (Lees-McRae Summer Theater).
The Juilliard School (BFA), Jacksonville University (MFA). BROADWAY: The King and I. OFF BROADWAY: A Christmas Carol (MSG). CONCERT DANCE: Mikhail Baryshnikov's White Oak Dance Project. LAS VEGAS: Celine Dion's A NEW DAY (Caesars Palace), Cirque du Soleil's VIVA ELVIS (Aria Resort).
Making her National Tour debut! Off-Broadway: K-POP (MWE) Regional: Beauty and the Beast, The Little Mermaid, and Aida at The MUNY. As a musical ambassador of Japan she performs internationally. A proud recent graduate of The University of Michigan. So much love and gratitude to BRS/Gage, Telsey, and family. @marinakondo
Royal Court Dancer, Ensemble
Is thrilled to be making her national tour debut with The King and I company.
Regional: The King and I (Maltz Jupiter Theatre), Cats ("Victoria"; Palace
Theatre, Pentangle Arts). Other favorite credits: Awaited (Crossroads), Sayonara
(PanAsian Rep Theatre), Sheherazade (Prospect theater).
Dance Companies: Heidi Latsky Dance, General Mischief Dance Theatre, Nai-Ni Chen
Dance Company, Catskill Ballet Theatre. Assistant choreographer for Debbie Roshe.
Gratitude and Love to my family, friends, Telsey and the entire The King and I
Broadway: The King and I. Off-Broadway: Queen of the Night (The Box). Regional: The King and I (various companies), Idomeneo (Los Angeles Opera). International: The Lion King (Shiki Theatre Company); The Lightseeker, Voyage De La Vie (RWS, Singapore), Wicked (Universal Studios Japan), The Land of Legends (Turkey, Franco Dragone).
Rommel Pierre O'Choa
Fresh off the Broadway Company of The King and I he is excited to bring this wonderful show on the road. He's performed globally with musicals such as Miss Saigon, West Side Story, Hello Dolly and The King and I. He's also an accomplished competitive pole artist/athlete.
Most recently she appeared in Broadway revival of The King and I (Dance Captain, Swing.) Her long association with the show includes several National Tours (Topsy, Eva, Simon) and numerous regional productions such as Zach Theater, LTOK (Associate Choreographer) and Lyric Opera of VA (Choreographer.) Other credits include Miss Saigon (National Tours; Dance Captain, Swing), A Chorus Line (Connie) and Hello Dolly! NYU graduate.
National tour debut! Regional: Disney’s When You Wish (Lyric Theatre of Oklahoma), Miss Saigon (Ogunquit Playhouse), Disney’s Aladdin (Chicago Shakespeare). NYC: Rodgers & Hammerstein’s Carousel (NAAP), Wearing Black (NYMF). BFA Music Theatre, Illinois Wesleyan University. Love to the fam, Smalls, and the three amigos!
Broadway: Mamma Mia! National Tours: Anything Goes (Roundabout Theatre Company). NYC/Regional: Oklahoma! (NAAP), Sacramento Music Circus, Pittsburgh CLO, North Shore Music Theatre, Theatre Aspen, TUTS, Dallas Summer Musicals, MT Wichita, Cape Playhouse. Love to Mom and Dad, The Mine, Britney Spears, and all The King and I family!
Broadway: The King and I (Tuptim u/s). Credits: The Prince of Egypt (World Premiere, TheatreWorks Silicon Valley), Annie Get Your Gun (Sundance Summer Theatre), High School Musical (Taylor McKessie, Playmill Theatre). Television: Mozart in the Jungle (Amazon). Gratitude to Telsey + Co., H/H, and The King and I team!
Swing, u/s Louis
Ryan is honored to make his professional stage debut with The King and I. Credits: The Finger (Short Film), Mother Goose, Club Playhouse (Johnny, Papa), Dryden (Marc). Community: The Little Mermaid (Sebastian). Love and thanks to Dad, Mom, Sophie, my extended family, John Shea, Telsey + Co. and teachers!
Little Eva, Ensemble
Broadway: The King and I(Little Eva). National Tour: The King and I. Regional: Big River(Brooklyn's Gallery Players), Miss Saigon(North Shore Music Theatre), The King and I(Sacramento Music Circus, Casa Mañana, Arkansas Rep, Harbor Lights Theatre, Gateway Playhouse, Mountain Playhouse, Shawnee Playhouse), Sayonara(La Comedia). Ballet: The Nutcracker, Don Quixote, Carmen in Japan. Featured in TV Asahi's documentary "Miraimon" in Japan. Thanks to Bart, Chris, Abbie and Telsey + Co for making possible to share the stage with my son, Noah.
Noah Toledo (also known as Nono) is excited to make his National Tour debut with the King and I. Noah is in 3rd grade who loves basketball (St. Anthony's MVP), baseball, and karaoke. Noah would like to thank his teachers at The OLC School, mom, dad, and extended family for their continued love and support.
CJ is excited to be joining the King and I family. This is his first National Broadway Tour. He has been performing almost half of his life. He holds a black sash in Wing Chun Kung Fu. When not performing he is interested in filmmaking, stop motion animation, golf and robots. Credits include: Untitled MTV Pilot (Little Tony), Tosh.0 (Little Orphan), SXSW 2014 Industrial (Christian LaBlanc),
Virginia529 (Little Monster) Love to Mama & Papa and Baby Bares. strawrats.com
Royal Court Dancer, Ensemble
Jeoffrey whom also goes by J, was born/raised in New York where he still currently lives and has been dancing since he was a young child. He is a graduate of the Professional Performing Arts School in midtown Manhattan where he trained at Alvin Ailey and continued to do so into his adult life. Throughout his career, Jeoffrey has worked in theater as well as commercial dance and has also taught dance and beginner gymnastics for over 20 years at a local studio in his hometown. Jeoffrey has performed Ulysses Dove's Bad Blood with the Las Vegas Contemporary Dance Theater, performed for the Blue Man Group, performed on America's Got Talent and the ELLEN Show. Jeoffrey has also done the Canadian tour of The Aluminum Show, has performed for New York Fashion Week and is New York's inaugural Mr. New York 2010.
Keira Belle Young
Princess Ying Yaowalak, Ensemble
Keira is very excited to be making her national tour debut! Credits: Peter Pan, Cinderella, The Little Mermaid, as well as various commercials. Special thanks to John Mara Jr. and Julia Mendelsohn. Love to Mom, Dad, big sister Phoebe and her goldendoodle, Cody!
Richard Rogers & Oscar Hammerstein II
MUSIC AND LYRICS
MUSIC AND LYRICS
After long and highly distinguished careers with other collaborators, Richard Rodgers (composer, 1902-79) and Oscar Hammerstein II (librettist/lyricist, 1895-1960) joined forces in 1943 to create the most successful partnership in the American musical theatre. Prior to his work with Hammerstein, Rodgers collaborated with lyricist Lorenz Hart on a series of musical comedies that epitomized the wit and sophistication of Broadway in its heyday. Among their greatest successes were Pal Joey, On Your Toes and Babes In Arms. Throughout the same era, Hammerstein brought new life to the operetta, culminating in the masterpiece, Show Boat (music by Jerome Kern). Oklahoma!, the first Rodgers & Hammerstein musical, was also the first of a new genre, the musical play, blending Rodgers’ musical comedy style with Hammerstein’s innovations in operetta. Oklahoma! was followed by Carousel, State Fair (film ’45, ’62; Broadway ‘96), Allegro, South Pacific, The King and I, Me and Juliet, Pipe Dream, Cinderella (television ’57, ’65, ’97; Broadway ‘13), Flower Drum Song and The Sound of Music. Collectively, the Rodgers & Hammerstein musicals have earned Tonys, Oscars, Grammys, Emmys, Pulitzers and Olivier Awards.
LCT: Golden Boy (Tony nomination); Blood and Gifts; Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown (also current London production); Joe Turner’s Come and Gone (Tony nom.); South Pacific (Tony, Drama Desk, Outer Critics awards; also London and Australia); Awake and Sing!, The Light in the Piazza (Tony noms.). Recent New York: The Bridges of Madison County (Schoenfeld), Prayer for My Enemy (Playwrights Horizons), Waste (Best Play Obie Award), Cymbeline (Callaway Award, also at Royal Shakespeare Company), Don Juan, Pericles (TFANA, BAM). Artistic director of Seattle’s Intiman Theater (2000-2009). Previously company director for the Guthrie and associate artistic director at Hartford Stage. Opera: Faust (Baden Baden); Two Boys (ENO, Metropolitan Opera); Il Barbiere di Siviglia, Les Contes d’Hoffmann, Le Comte Ory, L’Elisir d’Amore (Metropolitan Opera); Romeo et Juliette (Salzburg, Milan, Chicago); Mourning Becomes Electra (Seattle Opera, New York City Opera). Upcoming productions include Otello (Metropolitan Opera), Fiddler on the Roof (Broadway), Adam Guettel’s new musical Millions.
BASED ON THE ORIGINAL CHOREOGRAPHY BY
BASED ON THE ORIGINAL CHOREOGRAPHY BY
Jerome Robbins is world renowned as choreographer/director of ballets, theater movies and television. His Broadway shows include On the Town, Peter Pan, The King and I, West Side Story, Gypsy, Fiddler on the Roof and Jerome Robbins’ Broadway. Among his more than 60 ballets are Fancy Free, Afternoon of a Faun, The Concert, Dances at a Gathering, in the Night and Glass Pieces, which are in the repertories of a NYC Ballet and other major dance companies throughout the world. Mr. Robbins’ numerous awards include Tonys, Oscars and Emmys.
LCT: The King & I (Tony nomination), South Pacific (Tony, OCC nominations), Women on the Verge… Broadway: Newsies (Tony, Drama Desk, OCC awards for Best Choreography), Sunday in the Park with George, Casa Valentina, 13, The Ritz, Martin Short: Fame Becomes Me, High Fidelity. West End: Silence! The Musical; Sunday in the Park with George; tick, tick…BOOM! Sydney Opera House: My Fair Lady with Julie Andrews. Film: Hail, Caesar! Upcoming: War Paint, Spongebob, and Frozen on Broadway.
LCT: South Pacific, The Light in the Piazza (Tony, Drama Desk awards), A Man of No Importance, A New Brian, My Favorite Year. Broadway: Guys and Dolls, Dirty Rotten Scoundrels, The Full Monty, Titanic (actor), Kiss of the Spider Woman, How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying, Drood, Sunday in the Park with George. Off-Broadway: Red Eye of Love, The Other Josh Cohen, Striking 12, See What I Wanna See (director); Saturn Returns, Floyd Collins, Romance in Hard Times (music director). Artistic director, the Collegiate Chorale; principal conductor, Westchester Philharmonic; consultant to the Public Theater; creative director of the 24 Hour Musicals. www.tedsperling.net
LCT: Golden Boy (Tony nomination), Blood and Gifts, Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown, Joe Turner’s Come and Gone (Tony nom.), South Pacific (Tony, Drama Desk award; Outer Critics Circle nom.), Cymbeline, Awake and Sing! (DD Award, Tony nom.), Edward Albee’s Seascape, The Light in the Piazza (Tony, DD awards). Broadway: The Ritz, Bad Habits, A Lesson from Aloes, The Road to Mecca(Roundabout). Also credits Off-Broadway, in regional theater, London, ten productions at the Metropolitan Opera and work at major opera companies throughout the United States, Europe and Australia.
LCT: King and I (Tony Award, OCC Award), South Pacific (Tony Award), Awake and Sing, (Tony Award), Coast of Utopia (Tony Award), The Light in the Piazza (Tony Award), Macbeth, Golden Boy (Tony nomination), Edward Albee’s Seascape (Tony nomination), Dinner at Eight (Tony nomination), Twelfth Night (Tony nomination. Broadway: Fiddler on the Roof, Gigi, The Royal Family (Tony Award), How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying, Born Yesterday (Tony noms); Doubt, The Father, TV: NBC’s “The Sound of Music Live!,” “Peter Pan Live!"
Broadway: Fifty productions, two Tony awards (The Lion King’ and ‘South Pacific) and eleven Tony nominations. Recent projects include: ’The Cherry Orchard’, ’She Loves Me’, ‘Fiddler On The Roof’, ‘The Father’, ‘On The Twentieth Century’, ‘The Bridges Of Madison County’, ‘Golden Boy’, ‘Spiderman- Turn Off The Dark’, ‘Ragtime’, ‘Movin’ Out’, ‘Bullets Over Broadway’,'Thoroughly Modern Millie', ‘The Boy From Oz’, many others. Television: 'Smash' Seasons 1 and 2 (NBC-Dreamworks). Education: Yale School of Drama
Scott received the first Tony awarded to sound for the Lincoln Center Theater revival of South Pacific directed by Bartlett Sher. Recent B’way: The Front Page, Shuffle Along, Fiddler on the Roof, Dames at Sea, The King and I, Living on Love, Honeymoon in Vegas, A Delicate Balance, Love Letters, A Raisin in the Sun, Betrayal, Lucky Guy, Chaplin (Drama Desk), Death of a Salesman (Tony nom), the revival of Chicago and over 50 City Center Encores. Recording projects include the B’way cast recording of An American in Paris (Grammy nom), Loudon Wainwright III’s Grammy winning High Wide and Handsome, Bebe Neuwirth’s Porcelain and Meredith Monk’s mercy.
Robert Russell Bennett
Robert orchestrated more than 300 Broadway musical scores, including Show Boat; No, No, Nanette; Of Thee I Sing; Face the Music; Oklahoma!; Carmen Jones; Finian’s Rainbow; Kiss Me, Kate; South Pacific; The King and I; My Fair Lady; Camelot. His arrangements for the 1955 film version of Oklahoma! earned him an Academy Award. He also orchestrated and arranged Rodgers’ TV documentary score for “Victory at Sea.” A classically trained composer, Bennett’s prolific output of original compositions includes symphonies, sonatas, a ballet, a concerto and an opera.
DANCE & INCIDENTAL MUSIC ARRANGEMENTS
DANCE & INCIDENTAL MUSIC ARRANGEMENTS
Trude amassed more than 50 Broadway credits as a choral and dance arranger, including The Sound of Music, The King and I, South Pacific, My Fair Lady, Carousel, Finian’s Rainbow, Brigadoon, Paint Your Wagon, Peter Pan. A composer in her own right, she provided music for such television shows as “Omnibus” and “The Seven Lively Arts.”
Broadway music/coordinator/piano credits include King and I, Come From Away, South Pacific, Fiddler on the Roof, Evita, Jesus Christ Superstar, Riverdance, Les Miserables, Miss Saigon, Mary Poppins, The Phantom of the Opera (conductor). Grammy Award for West Side Story; Grammy nominations for King and I, South Pacific; Promises, Promises; Eldar. Record producer credits include Joshua Bell, Renee Fleming, Josh Groban, Itzhak Perlman, Placido Domingo Lang Lang, Herbie Hancock.
Telsey + Company Abbie Brady-Dalton, CSA
Broadway/Tours: SpongeBob SquarePants, Once on This Island, The Parisian Woman, M. Butterfly, Anastasia, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Hello, Dolly!, Come from Away, Waitress, Hamilton, Kinky Boots, Wicked, The Color Purple, On Your Feet!, Something Rotten!, An American in Paris. Off-Broadway: Sweeney Todd, Atlantic, Classic Stage, MCC, Second Stage. Film: Miss Sloane, Into the Woods, Margin Call, Rachel Getting Married, Across the Universe, Camp, Pieces of April. TV: “This Is Us,” “NCIS: New Orleans,” “House of Cards,” “Rise,” “I’m Dying Up Here,” “One Day at a Time,” “Graves,” “Atypical,” commercials. www.telseyandco.com
Broadway Booking Office NYC
TOUR BOOKING, ENGAGEMENT MANAGEMENT PRESS & MARKETING
TOUR BOOKING, ENGAGEMENT MANAGEMENT PRESS & MARKETING
Broadway Booking Office NYC is a leading theatrical tour booking, marketing and press company representing award-winning musicals and plays. Currently: Jersey Boys, Cameron Mackintosh’s spectacular new production of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s The Phantom of the Opera, Les Misérables, Matilda The Musical, Beautiful – The Carole King Musical, A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder, The King and I, Donny & Marie Christmas, The Sound of Music, Fun Home, The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time, NETworks presents Disney’s Beauty and the Beast, Love Letters starring Ali MacGraw & Ryan O’Neal, and The Rat Pack is Back!. www.bbonyc.com
Peyton Taylor Becker
PRODUCTION STAGE MANAGER
PRODUCTION STAGE MANAGER
Broadway: School of Rock, Something Rotten! National Tours: Dirty Dancing. Select Off-Broadway/Regional: Sunday in the Park… (Encores!), Our New Girl (Atlantic Theatre), The Prom (Alliance Theatre), Far From Heaven, A Doll’s House, You Better Sit Down (Williamstown), A Midsummer Night’s Dream (La Jolla). UNCSA. For Leslie, Brian, Brian Jr., and Tony.
National Tours: Beautiful – The Carole King Musical, War Horse, The Radio City Christmas Spectacular, Wicked (1st National), Traces, Xanadu and a season with The Acting Company. Off-Broadway: Venice (The Public Theater), Bare (New World Stages) and Traces (Union Square Theatre). General Management work for NETworks Presentations and five years (wearing many hats!) with Blue Man Group.
Gregory Vander Ploeg
Seth has been with NETworks since its inception in 1995. He spearheaded the international tours of Fosse starring Ben Vereen and Ruthie Henshall. Seth has produced The Lincoln Center Theatre production of Rodgers & Hammerstein’s South Pacific and The National Theatre production of War Horse. Together with Cameron Mackintosh, Seth served as Executive Producer for both the U.S. and U.K. tours of The National Theatre’s My Fair Lady, the 25th Anniversary U.S. tour of Les Misérables and the new The Phantom of the Opera tour. He is most proud of his greatest productions – Marlo and Camden.
Ambassador Theatre Group
Founded in 1992, Ambassador Theatre Group (ATG) is the world’s number one live-theatre company with close to 50 venues in Britain and the United States. ATG is also an internationally recognized award-winning theatre producer with productions in the West End and on Broadway and touring productions in the UK, North America, Europe, Australia and Asia. ATG is also the market leader in theater ticketing services through ATG Tickets, LOVETheatre and Group Line.
On Broadway, ATG operates the newly refurbished Lyric Theatre, and the oldest theatre on Broadway, the recently restored Hudson. ATG also owns and operates the Saenger and Mahalia Jackson theatres in New Orleans, The Majestic and Empire theatres in San Antonio and the magnificent Kings Theatre in Brooklyn. The most recent addition to ATG North America’s portfolio is the Emerson Colonial Theatre in Boston, which will re-open in 2018 with the pre-Broadway world premiere of Moulin Rouge! The Musical.
ATG’s most recent producing credits in the U.S. include Sunday in the Park with George and the Lincoln Center’s The King and I and in the UK Oslo, Glengarry Glen Ross and The Spoils. Award-winning producer Sonia Friedman is a group partner. Recent productions in the West End include Funny Girl, Dreamgirls and The Ferryman and on Broadway Farinelli and the King, 1984, and soon to open at the Lyric Theatre, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child.
NETworks Presentations LLC
From its inception over 20 years ago, NETworks, has been an industry leading producer and manager of touring musical theatre productions and remains committed to delivering quality entertainment to audiences worldwide. Having toured over 70 productions internationally, NETworks current touring productions include Cameron Mackintosh’s The Phantom of the Opera, Les Misérables, Elf the Musical, Finding Neverland, A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder, Dirty Dancing, The Sound of Music and Rodgers and Hammerstein’s The King and I. www.NETworksTours.com