GARTH KRAVITS

Hank

Garth Kravits has appeared on Broadway in the Tony Award winning musical The Drowsy Chaperone, and Gettin’ the Band Back Together.  His Off-Broadway credits include Old Jews Telling Jokes, Toxic Audio, and Smart Blonde. Kravits has appeared on TV in “Mr. Robot”, “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel”, “Divorce”, “30 Rock”, “The Blacklist”, “Nurse Jackie”, “The Carrie Diaries”, “Hostages”, “The Hunters”, and “Tommy”. He is an award-winning filmmaker, writer, editor and composer. You can see his work at www.cutanddryfilms.com

DAVID ARON DAMANE

Z & Others

Broadway: The Book of Mormon, Don’t Dress for Dinner, Big River, Riverdance, The Life. Tours: The Book of Mormon, The Color Purple, Big River, Riverdance, Tommy. Off-Broadway: The Unsinkable Molly Brown (Drama Desk nomination), Carmen Jones (CSC), Dinah Was... et al. Regional: Porgy & Bess (NYC Opera), Macbeth (Stratford), Titus Andronicus, To Kill a Mockingbird... etc. Television: “Dynasty”, “Jett”, “Chicago Fire”, “Chicago PD”, “Instinct”, “Law & Order: SVU”, “Law & Order”...et al. 

ERIK GRATTON

Johnson & Others

Erik grew up in Kansas and got his training at Detroit’s Hilberry Rep. New York: Elf the Musical (Theater at Madison Square Garden); As You Like It (HERE Arts); The Devil and Tom Walker (Metropolitan Playhouse); Bill Irwin’s Scapin (New York Classical Theatre). Regional: Goodspeed; Milwaukee Rep; McCoy/Rigby; Arizona Theatre Co; ACT Theatre. TV: “Grimm”, “Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt”, “Marvelous Mrs. Maisel”, “All My Children”. Social: @erikfallsdown

JOANNA GLUSHAK

Rita & Others

Broadway, NY, Highlight Roles: A Gentleman’s Guide, Sunday in the Park, Les Misérables, Hairspray, Urinetown. Tours: Finding Neverland, Young Frankenstein, Xanadu. Recently occurred as Mrs. O’Tool in the Amazon hit “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel”, as well as many other roles for film and TV. Yale Drama School Graduate. More info at www.joannaglushak.com 

KATE LOPREST

Leslie & Others

Broadway: First Date (Allison), Hairspray (Amber), Xanadu, Wonderland, Drowsy Chaperone. Tour: Wicked (Glinda, Nessa u/s), Little House on the Prairie (Nellie Oleson, 1st Nat’l). Regional: The Guthrie, Asolo Rep, The Old Globe, Barrington Stage, Ogunquit Playhouse, Washington National and Dallas Opera Theatre. TV: “Boardwalk Empire”, "I Love You...But I Lied", “Running Wilde”, “All My Children”. Kate is the creator and host of Living Small NYC, now streaming on Broadway on Demand. www.KateLoprest.com.

JOSH MARIN

Chasten & Others

Josh is over the moon with excitement to be a part of this incredible cast, crew and production team! He currently lives in New York. Credits include: Local commercials, Spielberg’s Lincoln, Georg in Spring Awakening, Tamino in The Magic Flute (adaptation), Benny in RENT, Tommy Dijilas in The Music Man, Mr. Black in The Wild Party, Chad Diety in The Elaborate Entrance do Chad Diety, Prentiss in Peter and the Starcatcher, Harpo in The Color Purple, Flick in Violet, Benny in In the Heights, and most recently Middala in The Book of Mormon and Standby in Come From Away. He would like to thank God, his family and friends for all of their support!

RICHARD E. WAITS

Sars & Others

Richard started his career dancing with the legendary Ginger Rogers! Many projects, many shows, many highs, many lows. Mr. Waits is celebrating 40 years in show business. As a playwright, his show Mama Rose played LaMaMa. As a composer he was commissioned by Maxwell House Coffee and Pioneer Theatre Company. Upcoming feature film: Ramsey. Thank you: Agent Eddie Rabon and team at Take 3 Talent, Paul Hardt Casting, family and friends. Social Media: @RichardE.Waits

JANET ALDRICH

Understudy

Broadway: Me and My Girl, Lady Jacqueline; Starmites, Maligna; Broadway, Ruby; also Three Musketeers; Annie and the pre-Broadway tour of Applause as Karen Richards. Off Broadway: Lust, Mistress Dainty; Ben, Virginia and Me, Sophie Tucker – NYMF Outstanding Performance award; also Prime Time Prophet; Comedy of Errors and American Princess. Janet has performed in 7 countries, in 3 different languages, including playing Sally Bowles in Jérôme Savary’s award-winning French production of Cabaret in Paris and throughout Europe. Ms. Aldrich was the first recipient of the Helen Hayes Award for her performance in Forbidden Broadway. She sings jazz, and occasionally performs with the Foggy Minded Boys. Janet is also known as “Glamma”. www.JanetAldrich.ACTOR @Janet_Aldrich

JOEL NEWSOME

Understudy

Recently, Joel was seen touring the country with the Broadway national tour of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory. He was seen as Lord Clapham in the Broadway tour of Something Rotten! In New York, Joel played Bob Hope and Jack Warner in the Off-Broadway hit Cagney. Joel’s Broadway debut was in the Tony Award winning revival of 42nd Street.  He was a member of the Broadway company of Mel Brooks’ The Producers. Other Broadway tours include the Chicago/Toronto companies of Elton John’s Billy Elliot and the Leo Company of The Producers.

ROBBIE SERRANO

Understudy

Off-Broadway debut! Jersey Native. International: Male Swing U/S Tony West Side Story Japan IHI Stage Around Tokyo World Premier. NY Workshops: The Little Prince, Viral. Regional highlights: Male Swing Grease (The Rev), Male Swing Grease (John W. Engeman Theatre, Royal Caribbean), Mamma Mia! (Northern Stage), The Producers (Argyle Theatre), Link Larkin Hairspray (The Palace Theatre), Mike A Chorus Line, Carlos Legally Blonde. TV: “Deadline Crime” (NBC Universal), Castrol Oil Campaign 2016. Graduated AMDA NYC, IG: @iam.robbie

Austin Nuckols

Music

Austin Nuckols is an NYC based composer, writer, and pianist hailing from central Virginia. They studied Musical Theatre Writing at NYU, and have been spotted banging various pianos in the city since. Selected works include: The Scarlet Savior: A Comic Book Musical, (St. Luke's Theater), Hyena in Petticoats (NYU), and Please Say You Love Me Too (UCI) with long term collaborator, Lily Dwoskin. His other works include: Inside Cloud 9 for Dreamers/Firehouse Theatre: a devised musical about the troupe’s experiences with autism, and #adulting: a millennial opera (St. Luke's, 18th & Union) with his "musical theatre sh*tposting group," The Ballerina Kitties

Lily Dwoskin

Lyrics

Lily Dwoskin is a lyricist, bookwriter, playwright, and amateur baker based in New York. She is a graduate of NYU’s Graduate Musical Theatre Writing Program. Selected works include The Scarlet Savior: A Comic Book Musical (St. Luke’s Theatre), The Aviatrix (AMDA), Please Say You Love Me Too (UCI) and Hyena in Petticoats (NYU). Lily works for and is a proud member of the Dramatists Guild of America.

GABRIEL BARRE

Director

Gabriel Barre is an internationally acclaimed director who directed Amazing Grace on BroadwayOff Broadway credits include the original productions of Manhattan Theatre Club’s, The Wild Party by Andrew Lippa, Summer of ’42, john & jen and Almost, Maine.  National Tours include Amazing Grace, Pippin, and Cinderella.  Regional theatre credits include the original production of Memphis, at North Shore Music Theatre and Theatreworks in Palo Alto, CA; Soul Doctor at San Diego Repertory Theatre, as well as Billy Elliot, Sweeney Todd, Finian’s Rainbow and many new musicals at Goodspeed Musicals in CT. International credits include: Sound of the Silk Road in Xian, China, the Mexican premiere of, Billy Elliot (winning the Las Lunas Del Auditorio For Best Musical 2018 and nominated for 12 Los Metro Awards including Best Director), The Scarlet Pimpernel in Japan, numerous shows in Korea, and the Czech Republic, including the world premiere of the new Czech musical, Holmes, The Legend (still playing), and the Frank Wildhorn musical, Carmen which recently closed following a run of over a dozen years.  As an actor, he has been nominated for a Tony Award as Best Actor in a Musical and appeared off-Broadway, as Cyrano in Cyrano de Bergerac, which, he also directed.  

KENNY INGRAM

Choreographer

Kenny Ingram is grateful to be Choreographing TURTLE ON A FENCE POST. Before the Pandemic he choreographed New York Times Critic Pick EMOJILAND Off- Broadway at The Duke on 42nd St. and During the Pandemic he Directed and Choreographed TRIPLE THREAT Starring and Written by James T. Lane at The Zeiders American Dream Theatre which is available for livestream. (thez.org) He recently Choreographed Jersey Boys at Maine State Music Theatre and will be choreographing SONGS OF A NEW WORLD at Paper Mill Playhouse this Fall.  Kenny looks forward to Directing and Choreographing BLUES IN THE NIGHT at Porchlight Theatre in Chicago this winter.  Social Media: Instagram: thekennyingram, Website: kennyingram.com, twitter: Kennyingram12, Facebook: Kenny Ingram Representation -Wright and Murray. 

Walt Spangler

Scenic Design

Walt Spangler designs for theater, opera, dance across the nation and around the globe. Broadway: Tuck Everlasting, A Christmas Story The Musical, Escape to Margaritaville, Desire Under The Elms, Hollywood Arms, and Scandalous. Upcoming on Broadway: the premiere of the Pulitzer Prize winning drama Between Riverside and Crazy and Romeo and Bernadette. Please visit waltspangler.com to see photos of Walt’s vivid designs.

Vanessa Leuck

Costume & Makeup Design

Vanessa is a NYC-based costume designer specializing in new works.  Select Off-Broadway: Emojiland (The Duke on 42nd Street) Outer Critics Circle Honoree Outstanding Costume Design, Drama Desk Nominee Outstanding Costume Design, American Theater Wing Henry Hewes Costume Design Award Nominee. Confidence and The Speech (Theatre Row) #DateMe (The Westside Theatre), Midnight at the Never Get (The York), Disenchanted! National Tour/Off-Broadway (Westside Theatre) American Theater Wing Henry Hewes Costume Design Award Nominee.

Yael Lubetzky

Lighting Design

 Designs include the Broadway production of Russell Simmons’ Def Poetry Jam; Off-Broadway productions with The New Group, The Public Theater, Playwrights Horizons, WP Theatre, York Theatre Company, Lincoln Center Education, The Joyce. Regional designs include productions with The 5th Avenue Theatre, American Conservatory Theatre, Milwaukee Repertory Theatre, Chicago Shakespeare Theater, Syracuse Stage, Trinity Repertory Company, Riverside Theatre, Drury Lane Theatre, Arkansas Repertory, Children’s Theatre Company, Pioneer Theatre Company. Yael is a recipient of the NEA/TCG Career Development Program Grant for Designers. 

TWI MCCALLUM

Sound Design

Favorite theatrical credits include: She is thankful to be designing a robust musical in this time of pandemic, reckoning, and industry change. She is a former student of Howard University’s theatre department and a graduate of Yale School of Drama’s one-year sound program. When not working, she loves learning American Sign Language, playing zombie video games, and taking care of her pets: a goldendoodle puppy and seven snails.

Rachel Kolb

Sound Design

Rachel Kolb (she/her/her’s) is a New York based Sound Designer, Mixer, and Composer. Turtle on a Fence Post is her Off Broadway debut! Selected credits include The Revival of Babes in Arms (Forestburgh Playhouse), You’re a Good Man Charlie Brown (Forestburgh Playhouse), Into the Woods (Carnegie Mellon School of Drama), Rock of Ages (Pittsburgh CLO). She received her BFA from Carnegie Mellon University School Class of 2021.

STEFANIA BULBARELLA

Projection Design

S(She/Her/Hers) is a Projection/Video Designer and Director from Buenos Aires, Argentina based in Brooklyn, NY. Her latest credits include: Semblance (New York Theatre Workshop),  The Watering Hole (Signature Theatre),  Make Your Mark (Philadelphia Theatre Company), Romeo and Juliet (Two River Theater), Disclaimer (Piehole /Under the Radar- The Public), Home for the Holidays (Broadway Cares). Studies: BFA in Directing and Creative Technologies. www.stefaniabulbarella.com

BOBBIE ZLOTNIK

Hair & Wig Design

OBBIE ZLOTNIK (Hair Design) is ecstatic for theatre’s long overdue return! Recent off-broadway design credits include “Fairycakes”, “Mornings at Seven”, & “Emojiland” (Drama Desk Nom.) A proud member/educator for I.A.T.S.E. 798, he has been fortunate to work in the hair departments of two dozen Broadway Shows & national tours including “Beautiful” (production wig supervisor), “Waitress”, and “Wicked”. Film/TV credits include “Marvelous Mrs. Maisel”, “The Gilded Age”, & “White House Plumbers”.

Eric Pfeffinger

Dramaturgical Consultant

Eric Pfeffinger is a member of the Dramatists Guild and the Writers Guild of America; his plays have been produced at Actors Theatre of Louisville, the Denver Theatre Center, the Geva, and elsewhere across the country.

Deb Gaouette

Props Designer

Deb Gaouette recent credits include:Smokey Joe's Café at Stage 42; On a Clear Day for Irish Rep, The Other Josh Cohen at Westside Theater,  Last Stop on Market Street, The Big Ten-O and She Persisted for Atlantic Kids Theater, Desperate Measures at The York and New World Stages,  Party Face at City Center, A Gentleman Caller for Abingdon Theatre, several shows for Atlantic Acting school and two many shows for Fordham University's Theater Department to list.

SEAN LEEHAN

Assistant Director

Sean Leehan is a New York-based director and producer. Previous Off-Broadway assistant credits: We Are The Tigers, Einstein’s Dreams. Other assistant credits include Lights On The Radio Tower (streaming), Relic, Or I was Bubbie’s Favorite, The 24 Hour Plays Broadway Gala. Producing: Bare: A Pop Opera (NYC Immersive, 2019), Dodger Properties, RWS Entertainment Group, and more. Sean has developed work with Unlimited Stages, The Uncommon Theatre Company, and Triboro Youth Theatre. Associate Member, SDC. @sean.jleehan

TAYLOR BROADARD

Assistant Choreographer

Taylor is thrilled to a part of this production and making her Off-Broadway debut! National Tour: Memphis: the Musical. Regional Theatre: Lorriane, Jersey Boys (Maine State Music Theatre), Ensemble Something Rotten (Marriot Theatre), Dynamite, Hairspray (North Shore Music Theatre) Tina/ Ensemble Sister Act (Broadway at Music Circus), Ensemble, Gypsy (Maltz Jupiter Theatre), Lisa, Mamma Mia (Ogunquit Playhouse). Other Work: Brooke Wyndam, Legally Blonde (Norwegian Cruise Lines) Dream big, then keep dreaming!

Willy Kinch

Assistant Stage Manager

Willy Kinch is excited to finally be back and working with such a great team on this new musical. Broadway: Angels in America – Off-Broadway: Is Anyone Alive Out There; Motherland –  New York: The Scarlet Pimpernel at Lincoln Center; Laramie: a Legacy; Lincoln Center Spring Gala – Regional: Jane Eyre; Because of Winn Dixie; Quartett. Love and Thanks to Mom and Dad for all your support!

TINC PRODUCTIONS

Production Management

Tinc Productions is a NYC-based theatrical and event production management firm, as well as a trusted labor provider. Tinc specializes in high-profile theatrical productions, corporate events, meetings and immersive experiences throughout the world. Recent credits include Broadway’s Slava’s Snowshow, The Play That Goes Wrong, Emojiland, Rock of Ages Hollywood, Broadway Bounty Hunter, Puffs, Cambodian Rock Band National Tour and Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show–Shanghai. www.tincproductions.com

Katherine Bolynn

Company Manager

Katherine Bolynn (she/her) is a stage and company manager based in NYC. FSU BA in Theatre and International Affairs. Selected credits include: Party Face, Sweeney Todd, Seeing You, Sleep No More, The Doubtful Guest, The Mar Vista, The Yellow Wallpaper, The Giant Hoax, Spamilton. www.katherinebolynn.com

Chris Zaccardi

Production Stage Manager

Chris Zaccardi is thrilled to be back working in the greatest city on Earth.  Broadway:  Hello Dolly, Noises Off, Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike, The Anarchist, One Man Two Guvnors, Hair, In The Heights, 9 to 5, Wicked, Lestat, All Shook Up.  Off-Broadway:  Is Anyone Alive Out There, Disenchanted, Evil Dead & recent Tragic Events. Lots of tours and regional theater, former US Marine, and now the Head of the Stage Management program at Pace University. Much love to Niall and Monty.

STEVE ORICH

Orchestrations & Arrangements

Broadway: Jersey Boys (Tony Nomination - Best Orchestrations), The Cher Show, Priscilla Queen of the Desert. Off-Broadway: Snoopy, Personals, Romeo & Bernadette.  TV: Composer for documentaries, sitcoms, movies and specials. His orchestrations have been performed by the National Symphony, the Boston Pops, at Carnegie Hall, the Kennedy Center, the White House and around the world.