Elizabeth Stanley was last seen as the man-crazed anthropologist, Claire De Loone in the Broadway revival of On the Town (Drama Desk Nomination). Other roles originated on Broadway: Dyanne in Million Dollar Quartet, Allison in Cry-Baby, and April in the Tony Award-winning revival of Company. First National Tour: Kira in Xanadu. Off-Broadway: Gussie in the New York City Center, Encores! production of Merrily We Roll Along (PS Classics cast album) and The Nurse in Hello, Again (Transport Theatre Group, Drama League Award – Best Ensemble). TV: “The Affair,” “Black Box,” “Made in Jersey,” “Fringe,” “The Chappelle Show,” and “PBS Great Performances – Company.” Favorite regional roles: Regionally she has performed with Sundance Theatre Festival, Sacramento Music Circus, Pittsburgh CLO, Barrington Stage Co., Philadelphia Theatre Co., Rep. of St. Louis, O’Neill, La Jolla Playhouse, Pioneer Theatre Co., Cincinnati Playhouse. Ms. Stanley has been a soloist with numerous orchestras and also is celebrated for her cabaret acts. Graduate of Indiana University. www.elizabethstanley.net LIGHT!
Andrew Samonsky recently played Captain Phoebus in the American premiere of The Hunchback of Notre Dame at the Paper Mill and La Jolla Playhouse. Broadway: The Mystery of Edwin Drood (Neville), Scandalous (Kenneth Ormisten, original cast recording), and South Pacific (Lt. Cable, including the Live From Lincoln Center PBS broadcast). Off-Broadway: Queen of the Mist as Frank Russell (Drama Desk Award nomination, original cast recording), and Encores! productions of Fiorello! and Merrily We Roll Along. Original productions of Somewhere in Time (Richard, Portland Center Stage), Tales of the City (Beauchamp, ACT), Little Miss Sunshine (La Jolla Playhouse, Joshua), and Disney’s On the Record (Original Cast Recording). He’s a soloist with symphonies across the country. TV/Film: Elementary, Guiding Light, The Ceiling Fan, Lyric Suite..
Willie Nelson says it best, “On the road again…” Broadway/Nat’l Tour: Sting’s The Last Ship, Billy Elliot (Tony), Avenue Q (Nicky/Trekkie). Off-Broadway: Avenue Q (Nicky/Trekkie). Disney: Finding Nemo, the Musical (original Marlin). NYC/Regional favorites: Waitress by Sara Bareilles at The American Repertory Theater, John and Jen, Aida (Radames), Footloose (Ren), Forever Plaid (Sparky), and the title role in Floyd Collins. TV: “Person of Interest.” Film: I’ve seen SO many good movies. Thanks to all at Telsey and Co., and to my dudes at CGF.
Mary Callanan comes to Bridges from playing Rosie in the closing company of Mamma Mia! Broadway, as well as Vegas/National Tour. Broadway : Annie. Tours: Sound of Music, big, Damn Yankees. Favorite regional roles: Rose in Gypsy, Mme. Thenardier in Les Miserables, Hattie in Follies, Rev. Hightower in Batboy, Mrs. Lovett in Sweeney Todd and Mama Morton in Chicago. Cabaret work in NY, Boston, Provincetown, and yes, cruise ships. www.marycallanan.com
Broadway: Sweeney Todd (Sweeney/Judge Turpin standby), Annie Get Your Gun (Frank Butler/Buffalo Bill standby). First National Tours: Sweeney Todd (Sweeney), Ragtime (Admiral Peary, Whitman). Carnegie Hall/Royal Albert Hall: Kristina (Daniel). Lincoln Center: Dessa Rose (Bertie). Off-Broadway: Prodigal, Love in a Thirsty Land. Regional theater: Shenandoah (Charlie; Chicago Jefferson Award), Jane Eyre (Rochester; San Francisco Bay Area Critics Award), Grand Hotel (Baron; Philadelphia Barrymore nominee). Film: New York Crossing, Tennessee Nights. TV: “The Americans,” “Elementary,” “The Good Wife,” “Royal Pains.” Happily married to actress Joan Hess. www.DavidHess.info
Dave is a North Carolina bred Sagittarius with a serious case of Peter Pan syndrome, and no interest in a cure. He starred as Casey in the NYC premiere of The Legend of Georgia McBride at MCC, and as JD in Heathers: The Musical. Melchior in Spring Awakening (Cygnet Theatre – SD Critics Circle Nomination), At Liberty Hall (Premiere Stages), Shakespeare’s R&J (Cygnet Theatre), The Tempest (Taksu Theatre Co), Asking For Trouble (Ensemble Studio Theatre), These Seven Sicknesses (The Flea), Blogologues (Lively Productions). A proud graduate of UNCSA, he can be found up to no good on the information superhighway @davethomasbrown.
Caitlin is a Cleveland, OH native and is so happy to be with the Bridges family! NYC: Parade in Concert (Lincoln Center, Iola Stover). Regional: Spelling Bee (Bucks Co, Olive), Theory of Relativity (Goodspeed, Julie), Carrie (Beck Center, Carrie, Cleveland Critics Circle Award). TV/Film: “Peter Pan Live!” (Jane). Education: Baldwin Wallace Conservatory of Music grad. Special thanks to SMS. All her love to Ry, Bellatrix, and the Houla-fam who get her through everything. XOXO Insta: @caithoula
Broadway: The Bridges of Madison County (State Fair Singer, Marian/Chiara u/s), Bonnie and Clyde (Blanche u/s), A Catered Affair (Alice, Jane Hurley u/s), Inherit the Wind (Gospel Quartet), The Times They Are A-Changin’ (Cleo s/b) NYC: Follies at City Center Encores! (Young Sally). Regional: Queen Mother (Goodspeed), Band Geeks! (Goodspeed/Human Race Theater). Film/TV: Boardwalk Empire, Commentary. CCM grad, proud AEA member, many thanks to CGF, Telsey + Co., cast, creative team, loving family, supportive friends, and wonderful husband Jeff.
The 25th Anniversary Les Miserables (Papermill/Tour), Applause (City Center Encores!), Bonnie And Clyde (NYMF), Murder Ballad (Studio Theatre), The Secret Garden (Capital Rep), Himself and Nora (American Theatre Group), A Christmas Carol (Arvada Center), Legally Blonde (Marriott Lincolnshire), Grey Gardens (Philadelphia Theatre Company), Evita (Mason Street Warehouse), The War Dept, Red Eye Of Love (Eugene O’Neill Center). Film/TV: “Beautiful Creatures,” “The Rainbow Bridge Motel,” “As The World Turns,” “30 Rock.”
Caitlyn is thrilled to be part of the ‘Bridges’ story! Seen in the original cast of Newsies on Broadway (understudied and performed the roles of Katherine and Medda Larkin). Favorite performances: Orlando Shakespeare (Broadway World Orlando Award, Eponine), Sacramento Music Circus, Kennedy Center, Hangar Theater, TriArts Sharon Playhouse, The York Theater. Studied vocal performance at NYU Steinhardt. Grateful for the opportunity to give back to arts education in her hometown of Bartlesville, OK through cmtonstage.com. Wouldn’t be here without the support of family & friends, TGC, and Rickey. www.caitlyncaughell.com
Off-Broadway/NY: The Orion Experience, I Am Harvey Milk (Lincoln Center). Regional: Les Misérables (Marius), Legally Blonde (Emmett), Grease (Johnny Casino, Danny u/s), Joseph…Dreamcoat (Simeon). Brad is also a proud member of The Broadway Boys, Broadway Inspirational Voices, and AEA. BFA Musical Theatre, University of the Arts.
Lucy is thrilled to be joining the Bridges family! National Tour: Cats (Jellylorum). Favorite regional credits: Mary Poppins (Winifred Banks), Cats (Jellylorum, u/s Grizabella), Annie (Grace), Guys and Dolls (Sarah), Boys From Syracuse (Adriana), Into the Woods (Florinda). Thanks to Judy Boals, Inc! Love and thanks to Mum, Dad and Jo. Ruti loves Teb! www.LucyHorton.com
Select NYC Theatre and Regional: Cheer Wars (dir. Hunter Foster), Show Choir! The Musical(NYMF), Rory O’Malley’s Pub Crawl (MD Stephen Oremus), 54 Below, Lincoln Center, Ars Nova, NAMT, Weston Playhouse, the Armory Theatre. Thank you to family, Telsey & Co. and Whole Artist Management, with dedication to Leslie Varnick (the world’s greatest vocal coach) and Josh (the world’s greatest husband). Indiana University Jacobs School of Music graduate, Cleveland OH native. Tweets/’Grams @amyazing84 www.amy-linden.com.
Trista starred on Broadway as Christine in THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA where she had the honor of playing the role in the celebrated 10,000th performance. National Tour: Christine in PHANTOM OF THE OPERA (Denver Ovation Nomination, LA and San Francisco engagements), Betty Haynes in IRVING BERLIN’S WHITE CHRISTMAS. Regional: Maggie in CAT ON A HOT TIN ROOF, Arkansas Rep; Abigail in 1776, Pittburgh Public; Sophia Grey in the World Premiere of SENSE AND SENSIBILITY, Denver Center; SIMEONE’S GIFT with Julie Andrews, Bay Street Theatre. Headliner: Omaha Symphony. TV: “Celebrity Ghost Stories”, “Guiding Light”, “All My Children”. Baldwin-Wallace alum. Proud Actor’s Equity member.
NYC credits include a staged concert of Showboat with the New York Philharmonic (to be seen on PBS), , Sister Act, Follies, Mary Poppins, Les Miserables, Radio City’s Christmas Spectacular, and Side by Side by Sondheim. National Tours include Sister Act, The Producers, Beauty and the Beast, Footloose, How to Succeed … and Les Miserables. Recent regional shows include Elf, Oliver!, Thoroughly Modern Millie, Guys and Doll, et al. Films: Liza Live, The Producers (2005). She has toured the United States and Europe performing with the incomparable Liza Minnelli. Jessica is an Ovation Award and an LA Weekly Award nominee.
Matt is thrilled to be a part of this beautiful production. Credits include the 2012 Broadway revival of Jesus Christ Superstar and the National tours of Evita and South Pacific. See more at StokesCreative.com. A BIG thanks to Mom, Dad, Josh, Jon, Kate, Charlie Mae, Ruby Lou, NENA and my beautiful wife, Keri!
Broadway: Annie. National Tours: Ragtime, Cats, Company. Regional: 1776 and Annie at Paper Mill Playhouse, Limpicka at Yale Repertory Theatre, Annie at Theatre Under The Stars, Ragtime at Portland Center Stage, Starcrossed: The Trial of Galileo at Goodspeed-at-Chester, Of Thee I Sing at Bard SummerScape Festival, Paint Your Wagon at Sacramento Music Circus, and No Sex Please, We’re British at Northern Stage. Film/TV: Beijing, New York; “The Knick”(Thomas Edison); “30 Rock;” “Law and Order: SVU;” “The Bronx Is Burning;” “Guiding Light;” “Onion Sports Dome.”
Thrilled to be a part of the Bridges family! Nat’l Tour: Peter and the Starcatcher (Boy) The Addams Family (Lucas Beineke). Regional credits include Sweeney Todd (Tobias Ragg), and The Addams Family (Lucas Beineke). Proud Graduate of NYU Steinhardt under Michael Ricciardone. www.bryanwelnicki.com