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LI Community Theatre Collective
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has been established by some members of the LI theater community. Check it out and start using it as soon as possible to ensure a smooth transition for your submissions.
BroadHollow Theatre Company presents Bye Bye Birdie 
by Michael Stewart, Lee Adams & Charles Strouse
Elmont Theatre, 700 Hempstead Tpke (inside the Elmont Memorial Library)
Sat, Sept 23 at 8pm
Sun, Sept 24 at 2:30pm
Tickets: $26 adults, $24 srs >65, $20 students w/current/valid school photo ID, $15 <12 in advance. All tickets $29 at the door. Group rates are available. 
Call (631) 581-2700 or email bhtgroupsales@aol.com for group info
Individual ticket info/reservations at (516) 775-4420 or (631) 581-2700 or www.broadhollow.org.
Directed and Choreographed by Tommie Gibbons
Musical Direction by Ariann Miller-Forella
Stage Manager Allegra Mattel and Mia Sessa
Cast:
Albert Peterson; Matt Stashin (Bayway)/Joseph Anthony (Elmont) 
Rose Alvarez; Alexis Monetti
Kim MacAfee; Caitlin Nofi
Hugo Peabody: Salvatore Casto(Bayway)/ Conrad Birdie: Charles Jacker
Harry MacAfee: Steve Brustien 
Mrs. MacAfee: Liz Carver
Mae Peterson: Linda Hanson
Randolph MacAfee: Trevor Cox 7/19,722,7/29 Nick Aspris 7/21,7/23 and 7/30
Mayor/Maude/Stage Manager: Scott Earle (Bayway)/Stephen LaFayt (Elmont) 
Mayor's Wife: Becky Nuehedel
Gloria Rasputin: Morgan Nuehedel
Mrs. Merckle/Reporter: Denise Merchant 
Ursula Merckle: Isabela Gaskill
Harvey Johnson: Owen Gaskill
Sad girls: Morgan Nuehedel, Kayla Cappe
Mr. Johnson/Cop/Cameraman: Bill Quaresimo
Teenage ensemble: Gerard Quaresimo, Owen Gaskill, Kayla Cappe, Andrew Timmins,
                                 Lauren Rodriguez, Ashley Graf, Isabela Gaskill, Morgan Nuehedel

South Shore Theatre Experience presents The Convertible Girl by Danny Simon
*NEW* location - 115 S Wellwood Ave, Lindenhurst 11757
Sept 21 & 22 at 8pm
ALL TICKETS $15
To purchase tickets on line http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/3076472 
For more info or reservations call 631-669- 0506 (leave a message- someone will get back to you)
or visit our website www.SouthShoreTheatre.com 
Directed by Deborah Cascio Plezia
Cast:
Ron - Ted Plezia
Christina - Rita Sarli
Jonas - Alex Schiano
Mrs. Goldman - Patricia Consalazio
Silverman - William Cherno
Rothschild - Christopher Hackert
Hahn - Craig Bitet
John W. Engeman Theater presents Gypsy!
Sept 14 - Oct 29
Thurs 8pm, Fri 8pm, Sat 3pm & 8pm, Sun 2pm. Some Wed and Sun eves available
Tickets: $78 Sat eve, $73 other performances
(631) 261-2900, www.EngemanTheater.com, or Box Office at 250 Main St
Directed by IGOR GOLDIN
Produced by RICHARD DOLCE
Choreographer - DREW HUMPHREY 
Musical Director - ALEC BART
Associate Director - TREY COMPTON 
NATE BERTONE (Scenic Design)
KURT ALGER (Costume/Wig Design)
ZACH BLANE (Lighting Design)
LAURA SHUBERT (Sound Design)
GAYLE SEAY, SCOTT WOJCIK and HOLLY BUCZEK of WOJCIK/SEAY CASTING (Casting Directors)
SUZANNE MASON (Props Design)
SEAN FRANCIS PATRICK (Production Stage Manager) 
LEILA SCANDAR (Assistant Stage Manager).
Cast:
AUSTEN DANIELLE BOHMER as Louise
MICHELE RAGUSA as Rose
JOHN SCHERER as Herbie
BRYAN THOMAS HUNT as Tulsa
CHARITY VAN TASSEL as Dainty June
EMILY BLAKE ANDERSON, KIERAN BROWN, MACK BRUNNER, AMBER CARSON, KYLA CARTER, TODD FENSTERMAKER, PATRICK HEFFERNAN, TYLER HUCKSTEP, EMILY KELLY, SUZANNE MASON, MEAGHAN MCINNES, CHRISTOPHER MCKENNA, SHELBY PUTLAK, CAITLIN LESTER SAMS, JOSHUA J. SCHWARTZ, AMANDA SWICKLE, EVAN TEICH, JENNIFER COLLESTER TULLY, MICHAEL J. VERRE
Long Island Rep presents an adaptation of Anton Chekhov's The Kiss by Claude Solnik
Theater294, 294 Farmingdale Rd (Rte 109), E Farmingdale
Sept 22 to Oct 8
Tickets $20/ $15 srs & students www.thekissli.brownpapertickets.com and at the door
Info 516-404-2960
Cast:
Giovanni Marine
Kerri Dillon
Lora Batorsky
Larry Bellman
Frank Butler
JoAnn Celentano
Melissa Da Costa
Joe DiPietro
Cara Fortune
Ron Friedmann
Michael Ruggiere
Joe Sherer
Jon Skelly 
Amanda Skiba  
Brenna Gwyn Snowe
Justin Trice
Directed by Timothy Gillespie
Costumes by Chery Manniello
Tracey Pine stage manager
Alexander Vartanian lights and sound
Merrick Theatre and Center for the Arts presents Into the Woods
2222 Hewlett Ave, Merrick 11566 516-868-6400 
Sept 2 – Oct 17
Fri/Sat 8pm; Sun 3pm
Tickets $22; Srs/stud (Fri/Sun) $20
Join us for delicacies from Outback Steakhouse and cake from Sapienza Bake Shop
 Music and Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim / Book by James Lapine
CAST OF CHARACTERS (in order of appearance)
Narrator/Mysterious Man...John Dunphy
Cinderella...Meagan Materazo
Jack...Kiernan Urso
Jack’s Mother...Stephanie Moreau
The Baker...Danny Amy
The Baker’s Wife...Alyson Rogers
Cinderella’s Stepmother...Melanie Dominick
Florinda...Colleen Curry
Lucinda...Brittany Hughes
Little Red Riding Hood...Samantha Foti 
The Witch...Emily Edwards
Rapunzel/Cinderella’s Mother...Gina Morgigno
The Wolf/The Steward...Rich Coraggio
Rapunzel’s Prince...Christopher Russo
Cinderella’s Prince...Andrew Murano
Director and Choreographer - Bobby Montaniz
Music Director - Zach Mandernach
Choreographer - Bobby Montaniz
Stage Manager - Austin Cutler
CK Productions presents Footloose
The Richie Applebaum Theater, 1021 Portion Rd, Ronkonkoma 11779
Book by Dean Pitchford/Walter Bobbie; Music by Tom Snow; Lyrics by Dean Pitchford
Sept 23 (8pm) & Sept 24 (2pm)
Tickets: www.ckproductionsnewyork.com)
Cast:
Ren McCormack: Zachary Zain
Reverend Shaw: Kenneth Kopolovicz
Ariel Moore: Debrina Santerelli 
Rusty: Sydnee LaBuda
Willard Hewitt: Matthew Lightsey 
Chuck Cranston: Tyler Embry 
Wendy Jo: Autumn Manes
Urleen: Olivia Diaz
Vi Moore: Linda Sheldon
Ethel McCormack: Christine Foley
Travis: Terrence Sheldon
Lyle: Mike Shapiro
Uncle Wes: Michael Sherwood
LuLu: Tiffany Amber
Garvin/Cowboy Bob: Nick Camacho
Cowgirl Irene/Betty Blast: Gabby Medeck
Eleanor: Deanna Dubinsky
Principal Clark/Jeter: John Mazzarella
Coach: Tom McKenna
Bickle/Cop: Joshua Bieling
Chicago & Bomont Townspeople/Students: Joshua Bieling, Nick Camacho, Deanna Dubinsky, 
Allie Fried, Dominick Iadanza, John Mazzarella, Gabby Medeck, Mike Shapiro, Terrence Sheldon, Alexis Tedesco*, Mike Zoeller
*Dance Captain
CREATIVE TEAM:Producer: Ethan Felizzari
Directors: Ethan Felizzari & Vincent Donnadio
Musical Director: Vincent Donnadio 
Choreographer: Vincent Donnadio 
Stage Manager: Rider Rufer
Set Design: John Mazzarella & Josh Bieling
Costume Design: Sydnee LaBuda
Lighting Design: Ethan Felizzari 
Sound Design: Rider Rufer
North Fork Community Theatre presents Young Frankenstein
12700 Old Sound Ave, PO Box 86, Mattituck 11952 www.nfct.com
Oct 12, 13, 14, *15, 19, 20, 21, *22, 26, 27, 28, *29 
Thurs - Sat 8pm; *Sun, 2:30pm 
Tickets $25
Call 631-298-6328 for tickets.
Opening Night reception 7pm Oct 12
For more info call NFCT info line at 631-298-4500.
Student Rush tickets will be available for $20 at the box office 10 minutes before each performance, subject to availability and cannot be reserved ahead of time.
Cast:
Mike Hipp as Frederick Frankenstein 
Nancy DiGirolamo as Elizabeth Benning
Jenna Wolf as Inga
Laura Pearsall as Frau Blücher 
Matt Orr as Igor
James Carey as The Monster
Alan Stewart as Inspector Hans Kemp
Lon Shomer as Victor Frankenstein
Bob Kaplan as Harold the Hermit
Peter Peterson as Ziggy
Ensemble: Glenn Abramowitz, Linda Aydinian, Alicia James, John Lovett, Jan McGoey, James Pritchard, Marissa Russo
Production Team
Director - Bob Kaplan
Babette Cornine - Producer
Leslie McBride - Music Director
Jan McGoey - Choreographer
Deanna Andes - Costume Designer
Sonomi Obinata - Makeup Design
Jim Pearsall - Stage Manager
Theatre Box presents the world premier of the comedy Diamond Girl 
written and directed by Claudia Wilson
Nov 10, 11, 17, 18 @ 8PM & Nov 12, 19 @ 2PM
Tickets: 516-900-2031 or online at www.theatrebox.org
Cast:
Kerry Boyle
Geralyn Greco
Maureen Kaiser
Kevin Knois
Andy Minet
Christine Nardella
Amy Ralph
Anne Shortino
Rob Syverson
Paula Vonuitts
Producer/Stage Manager: Kate Lenzo
​The Carriage House Players 
present 
The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (abridged) 
by Adam Long, Daniel Singer, and Jess Winfeld
Vanderbilt Museum, 180 Little Neck Rd, Centerport
Sept 24 at 7pm
Tickets $15
Call 516-557-1207 for more info. Visit our website carriagehouseplayers.org 
In the event of rain, the show will be performed in an indoor location
Cast:
Carl Nehring
Jordan Hue
Evan Donnellan
Ivy Lane Players presents Miranda a comedy fantasy by Peter Blackmore
Levittown Public Library, 1 Blue Grass La, Levittown
Performances are free-of-charge but free-will donations are gratefully accepted
8PM: Oct 27 and 28; Nov 3 and 4
2PM Sun Oct 29 and Nov 5
Cast:
Christopher Blieka as Charles  
Virginia Green as Nurse Carey 
Eirinn Kless as Miranda 
Trewella Kaitlin McCool as Betty
Victoria McGuiness as Isobel Lambert 
Byron Meyer as Sir Paul Marten 
Katrina Perkins as Lady Clare Marten 
Edward Verlander as Nigel Hood 
Directed by Henry Brewer
Produced by Tara LaBella
Production Stage Manager: Patrick McGuire
Theatre Three presents The Bridges of Madison County
9/16 - 10/28
412 Main St, Pt Jeff 11777
www.TheatreThree.com - (631) 928-9100
GROUP SALES Doug at (631) 928-1130 for more info 
Contains adult subject matter; parental discretion is advised
Cast:
Francesca...TracyLynn Connor
Bud...Dennis Creighton 
Robert...Brian Gill
Michael...Matthew Rafanelli
Carolyn...Ella Watts
Charlie...Steve McCoy
Marge...Amy Wodon Huben
Marian/Chiara/Radio Singer/State Fair Singer/Others...Marissa Girgus
Creative Director...Jeffrey Sanzel 
Musical Direction: Jeffrey Hoffman 
Scenic Design: Randall Parsons
Costume Design: Chakira Doherty 
Lighting Design: Robert W. Henderson
Properties: Linda May