BRYAN THOMAS HUNT
(Ensemble). HoHoHo! Merry almost Christmas! Tours: Billy Elliot. Regional: Alliance, Ahmanson, MUNY, North Shore, Ogunquit, Paper Mill, Westchester, Berskhire Theatre Festival, and North Carolina Theatre. Thanks CGF, Worklight, and Randy! Love to Team Hunt and Kelly!
(Betty Haynes). National Tour: Mary Poppins (Winifred Banks). San Francisco: Roman Holiday. Off-Broadway: Hey, Look Me Over!, Lady, Be Good! (City Center Encores), Meet Me in St. Louis, Ernest in Love, The Irish…and How They Got That Way (Irish Rep), York, 92nd St Y. Regional: My Fair Lady (Eliza); Mary Poppins (Mary) at Theatre by the Sea/North Shore; Hello, Dolly! (Irene); Carousel (Julie); Guys and Dolls (Sarah) at MT Wichita/Wichita Symphony, City Springs Theatre, Muny, New London Barn. Love to this wonderful company of people, family (Ma, Joe), and always for Dad. kerryconte.com
(Phil Davis). Most recently: Perfect Picture (with Lillias White), Don Lockwood in Singin’ in the Rain, Bob Hope in the L.A. premiere of Cagney The Musical (Astaire Award nomination for his Off-Broadway performance of the same role). Favorite performances include Billy Lawlor in 42nd Street (Broadway,opposite Shirley Jones), Billy Crocker in Anything Goes (National Tour,opposite Rachel York), Springtime Tapper in the film The Producers, Wally Winston in Animal Crackers (Denver Center), Kenneth Gibson in Call Me Madam (opposite Beth Leavel) and Fred Astaire in Backwards in High Heels: The Ginger Musical (original cast). Follow him on Instagram: @jeremywbenton
(Judy Haynes) is thrilled to once again be touring across the country with White Christmas! Broadway: 42nd Street, Irving Berlin’s White Christmas (Ensemble ’08 and ’09). Other credits include Guys and Dolls; The Will Rogers Follies; Oklahoma!; A Chorus Line; Singin’ in the Rain; On the Town; Anything Goes; No, No, Nanette; Lady Be Good. Thanks to Work Light, Randy, Michael, and Binder! “Love to my supportive parents and the most handsome fella I know, Bryan Hunt! Happy Holidays!”
CONRAD JOHN SCHUCK
(General Waverly). Broadway: Annie with Sarah Jessica Parker, Annie Get Your Gun with Reba, Nice Work If You Can Get It with Matthew Broderick. London: The Caine Mutiny with Charleton Heston. Film: M*A*S*H (Painless), Star Trek IV and VI (Klingon Ambassador), Outrageous Fortune with Bette Midler, Woody Allen’s Curse of the Jade Scorpion. TV: Sgt. Enright in “McMillan & Wife” with Rock Hudson and recent guest roles in “Law & Order” and “Law & Order: SVU.” I am thrilled to be asked back for my sixth season of White Christmas! No “Bah Humbug,” from me!
(Ensemble, Mrs. Snoring Man, u/s Martha). Broadway: Festival, The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas (Angel), She Loves Me, Damn Yankees, State Fair, South Pacific (City Opera). Tours: 42nd Street (Maggie), Footloose, Radio City (Mrs. Claus). TV: Texas (Lurlene) Countless regional.
(Ralph Sheldrake, u/s Bob Wallace). National tour: Hello, Dolly!. European tour: Madagascar. Regional credits include Goodspeed Opera House, Paper Mill Playhouse, Stages St. Louis and Pennsylvania Centre Stage. B.F.A. Penn State. “Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays!” @bjfrenette.
EMMA GRACE BERARDELLI
(Susan Waverly) is overjoyed to once again be touring with her White Christmas family!! Off-Broadway: Matilda (Matilda), Annie (Annie), Seussical (JoJo), Gypsy (Baby Louise), Ragtime & High School Musical. Proud Member: AEA, KOTA, Broadway Youth Ensemble & NYC Tap Crew. Many thanks to Lisa Calli, Barry Kolker, Amelia DeMayo, DMO, TEDS & Acting Out! Extremely Grateful to Binder Casting, the entire White Christmas creative team & Work Light Productions for this dream come true!! “Always count your blessings.” Love to mom, dad, Alexandra, Ava, family, friends, Sparky & God. @officialemmaberardelli www.emmagraceberardelli.com
(Tessie, u/s Betty Haynes). Broadway/National: Dames At Sea (Mona/Joan/Ruby cover), Spamalot, Anything Goes (performed Reno/Hope) Something Rotten! (Portia/Bea cover), South Pacific (Yeager, performed Nellie), White Christmas (album). Additional: Nice Work.. (Billie, Broadway At Music Circus).
(Ezekiel, Mr. Snoring Man, u/s General Waverly) originated the role of Ezekiel Foster in Irving Berlin’s White Christmas on Broadway. First National Tour of The Drowsy Chaperone. Regional theatre work includes Bucks County Playhouse, La Jolla Playhouse, Papermill Playhouse, Cleveland Playhouse, and Pasadena Playhouse. Films: Billy, Nancy Drew, World Trade Center, Au Pair II. TV: “Younger,” “The Blacklist,” “White Collar,” “Law and Order: SVU.” He established a music theatre scholarship at his alma mater Baldwin Wallace University. Celebrating 50 years as a member in Actors’ Equity.
(Ensemble, u/s Judy Haynes) is delighted to be back with her White Christmas fam¬ily for a fifth season. Select credits: Holiday Inn (Broadway); Lady, Be Good; Paint Your Wagon (NYC Encores!); Fosse/Verdon (FX); Cagney (Pre-Broadway). “Thank you to Randy, Michael, Nancy and Steve, and love to my family, The Mine, and D.”
STEPHANIE BROOKS MARTIN
(Swing, Assistant Dance Captain, u/s Rhoda) is overjoyed to return to White Christmas for her third season! National Tours: 42nd Street, Mamma Mia!, Ad Deum Dance Company, the equestrian show Apassionata. Regional: Swing!, Mary Poppins, My Fair Lady, Chicago. TV: Marvelous Mrs. Maisel. Stephanie is the Co-Founder of ALMA NYC. BFA, University of Arizona. Gratitude to her family, incredible husband, and MSA Agency. @sebrooks09 www.stephaniebrooks.org
(Ensemble). Regional: Chasing Rainbows, New 42nd Street, After Midnight, Sophisticated Ladies, Hairspray, Singing in the Rain. Off-Broadway: An Evening with Phyillis Hyman. National/International Tour: Riverdance, 42nd Street. Hudson Artists Agency IG/Twitter: @LamontBrownNYC LamontBrownNyc.com
(Ensemble, Rhoda) is happy for year four with her IBWC family! Tour: 42nd Street, White Christmas. Regional: Goodspeed, Muny, Riverside, NSMT, Palace, Music Theatre Wichita. Thanks to Randy, Mary, Binder, family and my husband Layne! OKCU. sarahfagandance.com.
(Ensemble) toured with The Book of Mormon and Spring Awakening. Regional: Denver Center, Eugene O’Neill Theatre, Pioneer, North Carolina Theatre, Lyric Stage, and Goodspeed. BFA: The Boston Conservatory. Thanks to Randy and Nancy, agents at BRS/GAGE, and love to Darien and Bryan!
(Associate Choreographer) is grateful to Randy, Binder, WorkLight and Paige for this opportunity. “…We will only understand the miracle of life fully when we allow the unexpected to happen.” ~Paulo Coelho. In loving memory of her incredible mom. BA Psychology, Northwestern University. Ps100.
(Ensemble) is “snow” excited for his 4th year on tour with White Christmas! Recent: Claude in Hair, Bert in Mary Poppins. Tours: Memphis. Thank you to Randy, The Mine, family and friends! B.F.A.: Elon. chrismcniff.com. Happy Holiday!
(Bob Wallace) is happy to be returning to this wonderful White Christmas family! Recent: Boy From Oz (Peter Allen), ACL (Zach), and Chicago (Billy Flynn). Broadway: Curtains (Bobby Pepper), 42nd Street Revival (Billy Lawlor, Outer Critics Circle, and Astaire Award Nominations), Kiss Me, Kate (Bill Calhoun/Lucentio), Titanic: The Musical (Frederick Fleet, the Lookout), Once Upon a Mattress starring Sarah Jessica Parker (Sir Harry), Damn Yankees starring Jerry Lewis (Bomber), Disney’s Beauty and the Beast (Salt, u/s Beast), and Guys and Dolls starring Nathan Lane (Guy, Crapshoot specialty). Film and TV: Across the Universe, Cradle Will Rock, Jeffrey, and “Guiding Light”.
(Mike Nulty, Ed Sullivan, Quintet, u/s Sheldrake). Credits: Dames at Sea (Broadway); The NY Spectacular starring the Radio City Rockettes (Radio City Music Hall); Lady, Be Good! (Encores!); Irving Berlin’s White Christmas (National Tour); 42nd Street (National Tour); Here to Stay – The Gershwin Experience (National Symphonic Tour); Neurosis (Off-Broadway); Room 17B and Everybody Gets Cake (Off-Broadway); Crazy For You (Signature Theatre); Gentleman’s Guide To Love & Murder (Engeman Theatre); Mary Poppins (Theatre Under The Stars); The Music Man (Asolo Repertory Theatre). @dannyjgnyc
(Ensemble). Broadway: Mary Poppins. Regional: Arena Stage, Goodspeed Opera House, Walnut Street Theatre, Maltz Jupiter Theatre, Ogunquit Playhouse, Sacramento Music Circus, North Shore Music Theatre, Arkansas Rep. BFA: NYU/Tisch. Thanks to Randy, Kristyn and Sean.
KARILYN ASHLEY SURRATT
(Ensemble) is ecstatic to return to IBWC! Int’l Tour: West Side Story; Regional: Broadway Sacramento, Goodspeed, Milwaukee Rep, STAGES St. Louis, Muny. TV: Gotham, SNL. Mvto to Randy, Kelli, Kristyn, CKO, NP, and DC! OKCU Grad. @ksurrattsurrat
(Ensemble, u/s Rhoda). National tour: White Christmas; Ogunquit Playhouse: 42nd Street; Bucks County Playhouse: 42nd Street (Lorraine); NOLA SLT: Thoroughly Modern Millie (Millie Dillmount); The Lexington Theatre Company: Legally Blonde (Brooke Wyndham), 42nd Street; Cincinnati Pop Orchestra: The Music Man. B.F.A.: CCM.
(Swing, Dance Captain) is thrilled to return to White Christmas. Tours: Cinderella, Joseph…Dreamcoat, Dirty Rotten Scoundrels. Regional: Paper Mill, North Shore, Stage St. Louis, Gateway. Thanks to Randy and Worklight. Love to family Quinelakis. For Auntie Pat.
(Ensemble). Off-Broadway: The Fantasticks, Pacific Overtures, Heartbreak House. Regional: Chasing Rainbows (Paper Mill Playhouse), Singin’ in the Rain (La Mirada Theatre), Holiday Inn (Marriott Theatre), 42nd Street (The Ordway and Drury Lane Theatre).
(Ensemble, u/s Phil Davis) loves his IBWC family! Broadway: White Christmas (Cast Recording); New York/Tours: Of Thee I Sing (Encores!), 42nd Street (1st National), Lady Be Good (Encores! Cast Recording); Love to his Family! www.drewjhumphrey.com, follow me @drewjhumphrey
(Susan Waverly). SAG/AFTRA/Equity actress. National tour: The Sound of Music (Gretl/Marta VonTrapp—original cast), Irving Berlin’s White Christmas (Susan Waverly). Pre-Broadway: Diana (Young Diana), The Bedwetter (Amy). Television: “Trolls: The Beat Goes On!” (DreamWorks, CJ Suki), “WallyKazam!” (Nickelodeon, Hattie the Witch). Has appeared on ABC, Bravo, HBO, NBCUniversal, Netflix, PBS. Recipient of the 2017 Encore Award for Excellence in Long Island Theater – “Best Child Actor” in Gypsy (Baby June). “Warm thanks and sincere gratitude to the entire White Christmas creative team for inviting me back and to my loving family for allowing me to live my dream!” www.kylacarter.com @KylaDCarter.
(Martha Watson). Born to the legendary Judy Garland and producer Sid Luft, Lorna began her career on her mother’s TV show. Theatre: Promises, Promises; Snoopy, the Musical; Extremities; They’re Playing Our Song; Guys and Dolls; Grease; The Wizard of Oz; Holiday Inn; White Christmas. Film/TV: Grease 2; Where the Boys Are (’84); Trapper John, M.D. Lorna co-produced Life with Judy Garland, the Emmy-winning miniseries and her latest book, A Star Is Born: Judy Garland and the Film that Got Away was released to rave reviews. She also celebrates her mother’s songbook in a one-woman show and CD, Songs My Mother Taught Me.
Music & Lyrics
(Music & Lyrics). Born Israel Beilin in a Russian Jewish shtetl in 1888, he died as Irving Berlin in his adopted hometown of New York City in 1989. Songwriter, performer, theater owner, music publisher and soldier, he wrote scores to more than a dozen Broadway musicals (including Annie Get Your Gun) and dozens of Hollywood movie musicals. His more than 1,200 songs include “White Christmas,” “Puttin’ on the Ritz,” “Easter Parade,” “Always,” “Blue Skies,” “Cheek to Cheek,” “There’s No Business Like Show Business,” “Alexander’s Ragtime Band” and “God Bless America.” Irving Berlin’s love and generosity to his country is legendary, and through several ongoing foundations, including the God Bless America Fund, he donated millions of dollars in royalties to Army emergency relief and the Boy and Girl Scouts. Numerous awards and accolades include an Academy Award for White Christmas, a Congressional Gold Medal, a special Tony Award and commemoration on a U.S. postage stamp.
(Book) is the author of All in the Timing, Time Flies, Is He Dead? (adapted from Mark Twain) and New Jerusalem: The Interrogation of Baruch de Spinoza, among other titles. Also expected in New York is his recent hit at the Shakespeare Theatre of Washington, The Liar, translated and adapted from the comedy by Corneille.
(Book) is currently a producer of Beautiful—The Carole King Musical now playing on Broadway at the Sondheim Theater, and about to begin its life on London’s West End at the Aldwych Theatre. Mr Blake was for 22 seasons the Executive Producer of the legendary St Louis MUNY where he produced and/or directed more than 150 shows.
Original Set Designer
(Original Set Designer). Designed the Broadway production of Irving Berlin’s White Christmas as well as annual US and UK productions since 2004. She has received three Tony Award nominations for The Mystery of Edwin Drood (2013); In the Heights (2008) including US tour; and High Fidelity (2007). Other Broadway credits include School of Rock (sets and costumes) ; Holiday Inn; Dames at Sea; Honeymoon in Vegas; Rodgers and Hammerstein’s Cinderella (also national tour) ; It Shoulda Been You; The Performers; Avenue Q (including the US tour, Paris and London); Curtains; Steel Magnolias; Golda’s Balcony (also national tour); Baby It’s You; All About Me; To Be Or Not To Be. Regional designs include: Fly, Rita Moreno, Life Without Makeup, Pirates of Penzance, Disney Live Winnie the Pooh, Minsky’s, Vanities the Musical, Sarah Plain and Tall, Arsenic and Old Lace, Seven Brides for Seven Brothers, and many others. Art Direction film/TV: “Sex and the City” (HBO). Founder of Broadway Design Exchange, an online marketplace for original theatrical treasures – www.broadwaydesignexchange.com.
Scenic Design and Adaptation
(Scenic Design and Adaptation). Houston Grand Opera: Carmen, Madama Butterfly, Pagliacci and A Little Night Music. Porgy and Bess for Milan’s La Scala Opera, national tours of The Sound of Music, The King and I, My Fair Lady, Bombay Dreams, Doctor Doolittle and Dolly Parton’s 9 to 5. The American Opera Center: Xerxes and Regina. Broadway: Candida starring Joanne Woodward, Macbeth with Nicol Williamson, David Merrick’s production of Oh, Kay!, Annie, An Evening With Jerry Herman, the Tony Award-winning productions of Gypsy directed by Arthur Laurents and Dame Edna: The Royal Tour. West End: Annie and the English National Theatre production of The Syringa Tree, which he also designed in New York. Art direction for the Emmy-winning Pulitzer Prize documentary, Moment of Impact, Annie in Australia, sets for Radio City.
(Costume Designer). 30+ BROADWAY SHOWS, e.g. ClassAct, Grease (Travolta), Agnes of God (Page/Plummer), Yentl (Feldshuh), Sweet Bird… (Bacall), HappyEnd (Streep), Cyrano (Langella). AWARDS: TDF’s “2012-LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT” CostumeDesign, 2 ‘Tony’ Noms, 5 DramaDesk Awards, Maharam, 3 USITT/Prague, Hughes, more. Designed at ArenaStage & Glimmerglass for dir. Tazewell Thompson, Gershwin musical American in Paris (Alley), Samson et Dalila (S.F.Opera), many others. Known for drawing skill, Robbins’ work appears in “Time-Life’s Collectibles” and “Costume Design, Techniques of Modern Masters”. MONOGRAPH on Robbins’ designs (USITT/B’wayPress) available (Amazon.com/DramBookshop). See her “New Nutcracker” at Cinn.Ballet. As a playwright, Robbins’ work appeared at LaMaMa & TACT-TheActorsCompanyTheatre, NYC. As a writer, her “Sawbones & The Diamond Eater” appeared at HERE Arts/NYC. It received 6 nominations from NY’s Innovative Theatre Awards-2014, incl. for Outstanding Costumes & her “Le Wedding Dress” was a semi-finalist (24 from 500) in 2015’s NYNewWorks Theatre Festival competition. Currently designing Bock/Harnick’s “Rothschild&Sons” at the York, NYC.
(Lighting Designer) has almost 100 Broadway shows to his credit including such theatre milestones a Sweeney Todd and the current production of Chicago the longest running American musical in history. Current tours include Chicago (worldwide), Annie, and 42nd Street. Other projects include Hugh Jackman in Concert, the Shamu shows for Seaworld parks and from 1979 to 2006 the Radio City Music Hall Christmas Spectacular. Ken’s many awards include the Tony, NY Drama Desk, Outer Critics Awards, the Ace award for Television lighting and the Lumen for his architectural lighting for New York’s Tavern on the Green. This past year he was inducted into the Theatre Hall of Fame.
(Sound Design) has worked across the country and internationally, from musicals on Broadway and London’s West End to spectacles in Vegas and Australia. Select credits include: Cabaret (Broadway – co-design), Bare (Off-Broadway), Nice Work If You Can Get It (National Tour), Anything Goes (National Tour), Big River (Regional), Hedwig And The Angry Inch (Regional). Keith has also been the associate designer on numerous Broadway shows, including: Motown, Rock of Ages, Bring It On, The Scottsboro Boys, On A Clear Day You Can See Forever, Shrek, and Spiderman: Turn Off The Dark; as well as How To Train Your Dragon (International Tour), and the Las Vegas production Le Rêve.
(Orchestrations) Tony nominated for Orchestrations for Irving Berlin’s White Christmas; Catch Me If You Can with composer Marc Shaiman and The Drowsy Chaperone. Drama Desk nomina¬tion for orchestrations for A Christmas Story, The Musical. Other shows include Guys and Dolls (Chichester), Singin’ in the Rain (UK, Japan and International tour), The Nance (Lincoln Center), Carousel (London), Fame Becomes Me, La Cage aux Folles, The Producers (Broadway, London), Guys and Dolls (London), Fiddler On The Roof (London), The Black and White Ball (London), An American In Paris, Cinderella, Roman Holiday, Thoroughly Modern Millie, Beautiful and the Damned (London), Seussical (tour) and White Tie and Tails. Film work includes Chicago, The Producers and many films for composer Marc Shaiman (including South Park). He has done concert and recording orchestrations for Barbara Streisand, Barbara Cook, Liza Minnelli, Michael Crawford, John Barrowman, Michael Feinstein, Barry Manilow, Bernadette Peters, Martin Short, Tommy Tune, Nathan Lane and Marilyn Horne; served as music director for the acclaimed Sweeney Todd at the Kennedy Center’s Sondheim Festival as well as many Broadway shows.
Dance and Vocal Arrangements
(Dance and Vocal Arrangements) Broadway: musical direction and (with composer Hugh Martin) vocal arrangements for Meet Me in St. Louis, dance and vocal arrangements for White Christmas (Irving Berlin) and orchestrations for State Fair (Rodgers & Hammerstein). As Director of Music for The Rodgers & Hammerstein Organization he supervised the musical restorations of Oklahoma!, Carousel, Allegro, South Pacific, The King and I, Pipe Dream, Cinderella, The Sound of Music, Meet Me in St. Louis, Carmen Jones and Once Upon a Mattress.
Marketing and Press
(Tour Marketing & Press) is a full-service engagement management agency representing Broadway tours and other live touring events across North America. Current: Bandstand; The Book of Mormon; Roald Dahl’s Charlie and the Chocolate Factory; Harry Potter and the Cursed Child (San Francisco); Hello, Dolly!; Mean Girls, Mystery Science Theater 3000 Live; The Play That Goes Wrong; RENT. Upcoming: Ain’t Too Proud; The Cher Show; Hadestown; The Hip Hop Nutcracker; Pretty Woman;To Kill a Mockingbird; Tootsie; You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown.
Production Stage Manager
(Production Stage Manager). Broadway: Mary Poppins, A Chorus Line, My Fair Lady, Side Show, The Scarlet Pimpernel, Flower Drum Song, Ann, Bye Bye Birdie, Nice Work…. Tours: Disney’s On the Record, Dreamgirls, West Side Story. Tom is a Professor at UConn where he teaches Stage Management for the Theatre.
(Company Manager) started her theater career with the national tour of Master Class, staring Faye Dunaway. After surviving that the rest has been a breeze. National tours include: August: Osage County (Estelle Parsons), 42nd Street, Twelve Angry Men (Richard Thomas), Disney’s High School Musical, Beauty and the Beast, Bombay Dreams, The King and I (Sandy Duncan/Stefanie Powers), My Fair Lady, A Chorus Line, Dreamgirls and The Sound of Music, Hal Prince’s Parade, the 20th anniversary tour of Annie (John Schuck, Sally Struthers), Chicago.
(Production Manager) Mike began working professionally for Rhys Williams’ company, Technical Theater Solutions, in 2009. Since then, Mike has served as Head Carpenter, Associate Production Supervisor, or Production Supervisor for every Work Light Productions show since 2009’s Avenue Q Tour. In addition to Work Light projects, Mike has served as VP of TTS since 2012 and has managed several projects including work for Disney Cruise Lines, Spoleto Festival USA, and Bespoke Theatricals. Mike is proud to be part of the Work Light Family and looks forward to what the future brings. Mike holds a BA from Clemson University in Production Studies for the Performing Arts.
BINDER CASTING, JAY BINDER, CSA, JUSTIN BOHON
(Casting) Broadway: In Transit, Dames at Sea, A Gentleman’s Guide to Love & Murder, Lion King, Nice Work If You Can Get It, Born Yesterday, The Miracle Worker, Finian’s Rainbow, Brighton Beach Memoirs, A Chorus Line, Gypsy, 39 Steps, White Christmas, Is He Dead?, Inherit The Wind, Journey’s End, Butley,Virginia Woolf, Sweet Charity, Wonderful Town, Movin’ Out, 42nd Street, Music Man,Iceman Cometh, Charlie Brown, Sound of Music, Beauty & the Beast, Last Night of Ballyhoo, Chicago, King & I, Damn Yankees, Lost in Yonkers, Jerome Robbins’ Broadway, The Goodbye Girl. Film/TV: Dreamgirls, Chicago, Nine, Hairspray, Carousel(PBS/NY Phil), Six by Sondheim (HBO), So You Think You Can Dance. Regional/Other: NY City Center Encores! series, Hartford Stage, West Side Story (San Francisco Symphony), Lyric Opera of Chicago, TUTS. Twelve–time Artios Award winner. Part of RWS Entertainment Group.
THE BOOKING GROUP
TOUR BOOKING AGENCY
THE BOOKING GROUP
(Tour Direction). Since its inception in 1996, The Booking Group has represented 25 Tony Award-winning Best Musicals and Plays. Current touring productions include Hamilton; Anastasia; Come From Away; Dear Evan Hansen; Hello, Dolly! starring Betty Buckley; The Book of Mormon; School of Rock; Waitress; On Your Feet!; Rent: The 20th Anniversary Tour; Fiddler on the Roof; The Color Purple; and Irving Berlin’s White Christmas. Future productions include The Cher Show, Mean Girls, My Fair Lady, Pretty Woman and To Kill a Mockingbird.
WORK LIGHT PRODUCTIONS
(Producer). Dedicated to creating and producing live entertainment. Current touring productions: Jesus Christ Superstar, Rent 20th Anniversary Tour, Bandstand and Irving Berlin’s White Christmas. Broadway: Ain’t Too Proud, Jagged Little Pill. Developing Clue, a new stage play based on the Paramount movie. Produced Julie Andrews, The Gift of Music at The Hollywood Bowl and London’s O2 Arena. Other recent touring productions include the Tony Award-winnersAmerican Idiot and In the Heights, and Avenue Q, Motown, R&H Cinderella, Something Rotten! and Mamma Mia! WLP is led by founding partner and President Stephen Gabriel and Vice President Nancy Gabriel. worklightproductions.com.
(Musical Director) is music supervisor for the St. Louis Muny, America’s largest outdoor theater. He is on faculty as music director for the San Francisco Conservatory of Music. Broadway: Chicago, Seussical. National tours: White Christmas, Thoroughly Modern Millie, Chicago with Chita Rivera and Ben Vereen, 42nd Street, Seven Brides for Seven Brothers and Cinderella. Solo concerts for Lee Roy Reams, Judy Kaye, Luci Arnaz, Shirley Jones, Karen Mason and Tovah Feldshuh. Vocal direction: Christmas Concert Series for the Detroit Symphony, National Symphony and Birmingham symphony orchestras. Regional: TheatreZone, Pioneer Theatre, Music Theatre Wichita, North Carolina Theatre, Paper Mill Playhouse, Guthrie Theatre & Theatre Under The Stars.
(Associate Director/Choreographer) Mary served as Assistant Choreographer, Dance Captain/Swing, for both Broadway productions of IBWC, in addition to LA, Detroit and Toronto companies. Associate Choreographer credits; 1st National Tour of the Tony Award Winning Musical Fun Home and Networks National Tour of Billy Elliot. Assistant Choreographer credits; Dear Evan Hanson (NY Workshop), NY City Center Encores! productions of Lady Be Good, No No Nanette, Of Thee I Sing and All Singing, All Dancing (92nd St. Y). Other Credits; Resident Choreographer/Swing for the Broadway 1st National Tour of Billy Elliot, Tap coach for Billy Elliot on Broadway. Choreography credits; IBWC, Millie, 42nd St at the Gateway Playhouse and 42nd St at The Lex. As a Tap teacher Mary was on faculty at Steps On Broadway and teaches Master Classes all over the U.S. Mary is the proud owner of Stage Door School of Dance, in NY. Love and thanks to Steve, Nancy, Kristyn and Randy. MaryGiattino.com.
Director & Choreographer
(Director & Choreographer) Broadway shows include: Dames At Sea (Tony, Drama Desk, Outer Critics, Astaire nominations), 42nd Street (Tony, Drama Desk, Outer Critics, Astaire nominations), Irving Berlin’s White Christmas (Tony, Drama Desk nominations), Ain’t Broadway Grand (Tony, Outer Critics nominations), State Fair (Outer Critics nomination), After The Night And The Music (MTC/Friedman Theatre). Other shows include Show Boat (NY Philharmonic and PBS), Do Re Mi, Of Thee I Sing, Face The Music, No No Nanette, Gentlemen Prefer Blondes, Lady Be Good (the last six at City Center Encores), Lone Star Love (Lucille Lortel nomination), Broadway: Three Generations (Kennedy Center), Lend Me A Tenor The Musical (West End), Stormy Weather (with Leslie Uggams/Pasadena Playhouse). In Los Angeles: Garry Marshall’s Happy Days, Hello, Dolly! (with Nell Carter), Pal Joey (with Dixie Carter and Elaine Stritch), Strike Up The Band (with Tom Bosley). He played Phil Dolan in On Your Toes for City Center Encores. He has received the LA Drama Critics, LA Drama-logue, Bay Area Theatre Critics, Connecticut Critics Circle, and Cleveland Times Theatre Awards. Mr. Skinner is a graduate of Ohio State University and teaches master classes at universities throughout the country.