Broadway: Falsettos, Something Rotten! (Tony Award), Peter and the Starcatcher (Tony Award), Mary Poppins, Legally Blonde, Spamalot, Thoroughly Modern Millie, Amour, Footloose and Jesus Christ Superstar. Off-Broadway: Sweeney Todd (PBS’ “Live at Lincoln Center”), Angels in America (Signature Theatre), Elegies: A Song Cycle (Lincoln Center) and On the Town and Little Me for City Center Encores! Television: “The Gilmore Girls,” “Smash,” “Masters of Sex,” “The Good Wife,” “Sofia the First,” Disney Junior’s “Lucky Duck,” “The Sound of Music Live!” and “Peter Pan Live!” Film: The Bounty Hunter, Michael Mann’s Blackhat.
Broadway: originated title role in Pippin (1972), Children of a Lesser God (Tony Award & Drama Desk), The Caine Mutiny Court-Martial, Ragtime, Hurlyburly, M. Butterfly, Fools, Getting Away With Murder, Love Letters, Pippin (2014). Off- Broadway/regional: Counsellor-at-Law (Lortel Award), Wicked (L.A.). Thirty films; two TV series: “Family” (Emmy nomination), “Crazy Like a Fox,” 300 TV episodes. Stage and TV director; film composer and conductor; college professor (USC); audiobook narrator; married to Bonnie Burgess; father of Jessica, Michael, Peter, Jacob and Max.
Broadway: Bright Star (Lucy Grant), Side Show (Daisy Hilton), Rock of Ages (Sherrie Christian), Legally Blonde, Grease. Off- Broadway: Sweet Charity directed by Leigh Silverman. Regional: Side Show (La Jolla, San Diego Theatre Critics Circle Award; Kennedy Center, Helen Hayes nomination), Waterfall (Pasadena Playhouse), White Noise (Royal George Theatre). First national tour: Grease (Sandy), Flashdance (Alex Owens). TV: “Louie.”
Broadway: Wicked (Madame Morrible), 9 to 5 (Roz; Outer Critics nom.), The Producers (Shirley Markowitz), Swinging on a Star (Drama Desk nom.). Off-Broadway: Damn Yankees (Doris), Encores!, Donnybrook (Irish Rep). Regional: Pirates! (Ruth, Muny), Emmet Otter (Ma, Goodspeed), A Christmas Carol (Fezziwig, McCarter). National tour: Wicked (Morrible; Broadway World Award). TV/film: “Smash,” “Mercy,” “One Life to Live,” “The Next Three Days,” Our Idiot Brother, The Producers.
F. MICHAEL HAYNIE
Broadway: Wicked, Holler If Ya Hear Me. Off-Broadway: Carrie (MCC), Dogfight (Second Stage). Regional: Quasimodo in The Hunchback of Notre Dame (Ogunquit), Found (PTC). TV/film: “Peter Pan Live!” (NBC), Not Fade Away (Paramount) and others. Thank you to everyone making art in this crazy world right now, Moms, JP, Nicolosi and Co, the (M)orons and my &. @fmichaelhaynie
Broadway: Shrek (Shrek), Big Fish (Don Price, Ed Bloom u/s), On the Twentieth Century (Bruce Granit, Max Jacobs u/s), Les Misérables (Valjean, Javert u/s). New York/regional: Jasper in Deadland, 35MM, Irma La Douce, Merrily…, 110 in the Shade, Evita. 35MM, Writing Kevin Taylor, Frozen soundtracks. Love to CGF, Crawford & FitzGibbons clans and Kate & Mo. @crawdady21
Emma is a proud Cuban/Nicaraguan Los Angeles native. Broadway: Wendy/Emily, original company, Finding Neverland. International tour: West Side Story. Company dancer in Ballet Hispanico, Morphoses. SUNY Purchase Dance Conservatory 2012 graduate. Emma thanks her family for their irrefutable support and love, this journey would be impossible without them. She dedicates this performance to her guardian angel, Mom.
ALAN H. GREEN
Broadway: School of Rock, Sister Act, Play On! Tours: The 25th Annual…Spelling Bee, Swing!, Smokey Joe’s Café. Recent regional: Disney’s Freaky Friday, Broadway Bounty Hunter (Barrington Stage), First You Dream (Kennedy Center). International: Miss Saigon. TV: “Unforgettable,” “Peter Pan Live!,” “30 Rock,” “Law & Order: SVU,” “Guiding Light.” Lots of national commercials. Deacon at Metro Baptist Church. Rice University graduate. www.alanhgreen.com @alanhgreen
Broadway: A Bronx Tale, Disney’s The Lion King, Avenue Q. NY/regional: A Bronx Tale (world premiere, Frieda), Sister Act (Deloris), Faust (City Center), Dreamgirls (Lorrell). She is a proud member of Broadway Inspirational Voices. Love to Clarence, Mommy, Daddy, friends, family & The Mine. Many thanks to Marc and this amazingly scrumdiddlyumptious Chocolate team. Grateful. Proverbs 18:16. For Jessica. facebook.com/TristaDoll @TRISTADOLL
Broadway: On the Town, The Addams Family, Xanadu and Hairspray. Off-Broadway: Once Upon a Mattress, A Chanukah Charol, One Woman Shoe. Films: Birdman, Garden State, Kissing Jessica Stein and Mo’ Money. TV: “Feud” (Emmy nomination), “Gilmore Girls,” “Difficult People,” “Elementary,” “Girls,” “The New Normal,” “Family Guy,” “The Good Wife,” “Inside Amy Schumer,” “30 Rock,” “Curb Your Enthusiasm.” CD: Live at Joe’s Pub. www.jackiehoffman.com; Twitter: @jackiehoffman16.
Broadway: Tuck Everlasting, Wicked. Off-Broadway: RENT, The Kid (The New Group), Seussical (Theaterworks/USA), Oliver Twist (TFANA). Regional: Chasing Rainbows (Flat Rock Playhouse, Goodspeed Opera House), Midsummer, A Prayer for Owen Meany, Denver Center Theatre Company. Film/TV: “Mysteries of Laura,” Blood Night: The Legend of Mary Hatchet, Loving Leah. @mikewartella
JAKE RYAN FLYNN
Broadway debut. Regional: A Christmas Carol, Shrek, Billy Elliot, Mary Poppins, Singin’ in the Rain. TV: ABC pilot “Broad Squad.” Beautyrest commercial starring along- side Tom Brady. Special thanks to Charlie creative team, Telsey + Co, Dwayne Clark, Sharon Carry, Kevin Hill, NSMT. Love to Mom, Dad, Pop, Gog, Joe, Mikey, and Patrick.
Broadway debut! Regional theatre credits include Annie for Kids (Rooster), Beauty and the Beast (Chip), Cinderella Kids (Jaq), Peter Pan (Michael), Cats (Victor/Bill Bailey). Thanks to the creative team, Telsey + Co., Paradigm and all of my coaches and mentors, especially Seth Travaglino. Special thanks to Mom and Dad for helping make my dreams come true.
Ryan Sell is thrilled to be making his Broadway debut. Previously: Charlie and the Chocolate Factory developmental lab, Mame (Young Patrick with Leslie Uggams). Special thanks to David Doan/Mallory Tucker (CESD), Jody Prusan, Telsey + Co. and the entire Charlie team for believing in me and giving me my golden ticket! Love to Mom, Dad, Pop, Gog, Mike, Megan & Avery!
Broadway debut! Off-Broadway: Sweet Charity (The New Group), Trip of Love (Ipanema Girl). Tour: West Side Story (nation- al/international). Other: Bombshell in Concert, Radio City Christmas Spectacular (NYC). 2016 Astaire Award nominee (Off-Broadway). ECU alumna. Many thanks to Josh Bergasse (you rock!) and Irene (DDO). For my family and Paris.
Broadway: Memphis, Spider- Man: Turn Off the Dark, R+H’s Cinderella. Off-Broadway: Sweet Charity. TV: NBC “Smash,” “Conqueror” (Estelle, music video). Regional: A Midsummer Night’ s Dream (Guthrie), Cabin in the Sky (Encores!), New York City Ballet. @dblexicon www.dariusbarnes.com
Good Nuts: Come Fly Away (Broadway/Vegas/ 1st national); The Book of Mormon (1st national); A Chorus Line (1st national); Bombshell (concert); The Jack Cole Project (world premiere); Radio City Christmas Spectacular; Girl Crazy (Encores!); White Christmas (L.A./St Paul/Boston); 42nd Street (Japan/U.S.); Hail, Caesar! (Coen Brothers). Snozzolives to Brian!
Eight years with Jersey Boys, playing all ten featured roles in the show, and three years with Forbidden Broadway playing everyone else! (cast album). Favorite roles: The Last Five Years, The Music Man, Jekyll and Hyde. www.jaredbradshaw.com
Ryan Breslin is thrilled to be back on Broadway! Previous credits include Broadway: Newsies (OBC Race), The Book of Mormon. TV: “Person of Interest” (CBS). Film: Hail, Caesar! (Coen Brothers). Love to family, friends, mentors, HC and HCS.
Broadway: Wicked (OBC), Finding Neverland. Chicago: Wicked (Elphaba). Other: Jerry Springer the Opera (Carnegie Hall), The Marvelous Wonderettes (Missy), Ragtime (Mother), Boeing-Boeing (Gloria). Creative Director of MT @NYFA. Love to Avalon, Telsey, friends, family, students. For TEAMPKG.
Sixth Broadway show. Original casts: The Producers, A Christmas Carol, Sister Act, Gigi. 10th Anniversary Les Misérables. Five national tours, two Off-Broadway, over 50 regional productions, three movies, four step children, one step granddaughter, one son, one grandson, three unions.
Broadway: Natasha, Pierre & the Great Comet of 1812; On the Town; Nice Work If You Can Get It; The Phantom of the Opera. Tremendous amounts of love & thanks to Paul, my parents, CTG, Rachel & the splendopulous Charlie team. @palomagarcialee
Broadway: Cinderella (Gabrielle), The Addams Family, Spamalot. Tours: A Chorus Line (Judy), Happy Days (LoriBeth). Other: Empire (La Mirada), Into the Woods (TUTS), Cabaret (Cape Playhouse), Young Frankenstein (MUNY), Rocky Horror Show (BCP). TV/film: “Up All Night,” “Person of Interest,” The Union. Web: www.datesmatesandcleanslates.com For Andrew.
Talya Groves is overjoyed to be a part of this company! It’s a dream come true!! Previously seen in Motown (Broadway/first national). Proud Pace alumna. Love and thanks to our creative team, Rachel Hoffman/Telsey + Company, Team Boals, Bob, WOF, family and Mama.
Broadway: An American in Paris, On the Town. Off-Broadway: Once Upon a Mattress (Jester, Astaire Award nom.). TV: Tony Awards, Macy’ s Parade, “SNL.” BFA in Musical Theatre from OU. Love to my family, Charlie team, mentors, Nicolosi & Telsey. @corylingner
Broadway debut! Regional: Asolo Rep, Muny, Cape Playhouse, Lyric Theatre Oklahoma, Music Theatre Wichita. BM, Oklahoma City University. Family, friends, Michael, the MINE and the CATCF team: thank you for making my dream come true. All my love. @elliottmattox
Broadway: Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark, Memphis, Mamma Mia! TV/film: Netflix’ “Iron Fist,” HBO’s “The Night Of,” “Law & Order: CI,” “Pimp.” Much love to family, friends & Preston. Thanks to TalentWorks, Telsey + Co & this gloriumptious company! Follow the adventures @monettemckay www.monettemckay.com
KYLE TAYLOR PARKER
Kyle Taylor Parker starred as Lola in Kinky Boots on Broadway, first national (IRNE) and Canada. Other: Dreamgirls (Lyric Theatre), Finian’ s Rainbow (Irish Rep), Chita: A Legendary Celebration, In the Heights (tour), Hair (ATC). Endless thanks to God, Jeff, Telsey, Professional Artists and WAM. Follow @ktpway or visit www.kyletaylorparker.com.
PAUL SLADE SMITH
Broadway: Finding Neverland (original company: Henshaw/ Nana; final company: Charles Frohman/ Captain Hook). Tours: Wicked, Phantom. Regional: American Repertory, Chicago Shakespeare, Goodman, Steppenwolf. Playwright: The Outsider (upcoming at Paper Mill Playhouse, 2018), Unnecessary Farce. For Erin and, of course, Charlie.
Broadway: Wicked, Memphis, Rock of Ages, Catch Me…, Jersey Boys, Honeymoon in Vegas. Thanks to Rachel and this crazy amazing creative team. This one’s for the Webbers & Olesens, but especially for Thomas & Olivia. Follow me on Instagram @katiewebbernyc
Broadway: Fiddler on the Roof, Kinky Boots, Ghost, Billy Elliot and White Christmas. BFA Syracuse University. Special thanks to Rachel, Nikki and Leefur (the best EVER!). Follow Stephen on Instagram/Twitter (@StephenCarrasco) or by visiting www.stephencarrasco.com.
Broadway: Cats. Off-Broadway: Trip of Love, West Side Story (Carnegie Hall), Candide (Lincoln Center). National tours: Chicago (u/s Roxie), Evita. Regional: The Old Globe, Goodspeed, Sacramento. Thank you to the Charlie team & Eddie! For Dad, Mom & Benji! Follow @robinmasella.
Kristin is thrilled to be part of this Chocolate team! Broadway: Catch Me If You Can, Rocky, An American in Paris. Off-Broadway/tours: Memphis, Flashdance, Saturday Night Fever, Trip of Love. Love as always to my family, CGF & David!
Broadway debut! Minnesota native. UC Irvine, BFA Dance Performance. NYC: Then She Fell. National tours: Wicked (Asst. Dance Captain/Ensemble), Dirty Dancing (Asst. Choreographer/Dance Captain/ Swing), Radio City Christmas Spectacular (Clara). Love and thanks to Jono, family, Telsey and Irene/DDO! Amyquanbeck.com @amy_quanbeck
South Carolina native thrilled to be a part of this amazing vision! Broadway: On the Town, Wicked, West Side Story. National tour: Wicked, Twyla Tharp’s Come Fly Away. Regional: Barrington Stage’s The Pirates of Penzance. Unconditional Love and thanks to Mom, Dad and Mrs. W.