The casts for Leavenworth Summer Theater’s 2014 productions of Fiddler on the Roof and The Drowsy Chaperone have been announced!
Playing the lead role of Tevye in Fiddler on the Roof is 5th Avenue Theater vet, Ernest Palmer. Last year for LST he played Max Detwieler in The Sound of Music and Those Canaan Days soloist in Joseph…
Also in the cast of Fiddler on the Roof is Kelly Allen (Golde), Marissa Ryder (Shaindel), recently seen as Meg in ArtsWest production of Little Women, Gary Spees (Rabbi) and Victoria L. Smith (Fiddler). That’s me!
The daughters of Tevye are played by Sarah Hadley (Tzeitel), Liz Oyama (Hodel), seen as Maria in The Sound of Music at LST in 2012, Kaylene Jackson (Chava), seen last year at LST in The Sound of Music as Liesl, Morgan Van Vleck (Shprintze), and Lexine Forsyth (Bielke).
The three men the oldest daughters married are played by Austin Raver (Motel), Morgan Bader (Perchik), recently seen as John Brooke in the ArtsWest production of Little Women, and Jeremy Adams (Fyedka).
The ensemble is for LST Fiddler on the Roof includes Jeremy Klarich, Arwen Dewey, Lexi Jason, Sarah Karnes, Christina Locatelli, Marissa Ryder, Megan Smith, Josh Preston, and Grayson J. Smith, recently seen as The Artful Dodger in Oliver! at The 5th Avenue Theater.
The Drowsy Chaperone will be led by John Mausser as Man in Chair and Marissa Ryder as Janet. The cast also includes Daina Toevs (The Chaperone), Morgan Bader (Adolpho), Susan Gubsh (Mrs. Tottendale), Gary Hesse (Underling), Marcus Bingham (Feldzieg), Lexi Jason (Kitty) and Nicholas Main (George).
The ensemble for The Drowsy Chaperone includes Jeremy Adams, Ryan Anderson, Kaylene Jackson, Jeremy Klarich, and Liz Oyama.
The cast for The Sound of Music has not yet been announced.