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CM Performing Arts presents Priscilla Queen of the Desert, The Musical
Noel S. Ruiz Theatre
June 3 to July 8 
Tickets/Info call the Box Office at 631-218-2810 or visit www.CMPAC.com
Director: Kristen Digilio
Musical Director: Matthew W. Surico
Choreographer: M.E. Junge
Stage Manager: Amanda Wenchel
Cast:
James Murano as Bernadette
Tim Conway as Mitzi/Tick
Patrick Grossman as Felicia/Adam
John DiGiorgio as Bob
Alexander Yagud-Wolek as Benji
Janelle Primm as Shirley
Denise Antonelle as Marion
Nana Tatebayashi as Cynthia
Divas: Samantha Rosario, Krisbel Brenes Sandi, Debbie Hecht 
Alfonso Lora as Miss Understanding
David Tucciarone as Farrah/Young Bernadette
Ensemble/Dancers: Elias Avalo, Robbie McGrath, Dana Abruzzo, Meaghan Lakios 
​David Houston Literary Entertainments presents a radio play The Sporting Life
Coe Hall, Planting Fields Arboretum, Oyster Bay
Sun: June 18, July 9 at 2pm
FREE, but $5 to get into historic Coe hall and for parking
Rick Huethe & David Houston 
STAR Playhouse presents The Drowsy Chaperone
Sat: 8pm, June 3 & 10
Sun: 2pm, May 28, June 4 & 11
Cast:
Man In Chair…Joe Kassner
Mrs. Tottendale…Kimet Speed
Underling…Marc Strauss
Robert Martin…Mark John Santaromita
George…Brendan Bitler
Feldzieg…Solomon Buchman
Kitty…Karen Santaromita
Gangster #1…Tony Assande
Gangster #2…Scott Blond
Aldolpho…Tom Barry
Janet Van De Graaff…Jennifer Barry
The Drowsy Chaperone...Cathy Chimenti
Trix The Aviatrix…Amanda Cataldo
Superintendent…Larry Katz
Featured Dancers:
Maegan Bitler, Mia Coparetto, Mackenzie Germain, Nicole Mangione, Alyssa Semken
Ensemble: Oded Ben-Ami, Maegan Bitler, Cathy Collins, Mia Comparetto, Mackenzie Germain, Patty Germain, Michelle Tiger Heath, Larry Katz, Suzie Lustig, Nicole Mangione, Chery Manniello, Annmarie Pistilli, Shelley Ourian, Alyssa Semken, Helene Tiger, Judy Wildfeuer
Production
Director...Rich Buckley
Music Director...Sandra Vigliotti
Choreographer...Leia DePalo
Producers...Beth & Doug Gilman
BroadHollow Theatre Company presents West Side Story
Elmont Theatre, 700 Hempstead Tpke (inside the Elmont Memorial Library)
Sat, May 27 at 8pm
Sun, May 28 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
Cast:
Tony: Stephen Anastasia
Maria: Erin Bonura
The Jets: 
Riff: David Reyes
Action: Anthony Pizzuti
A-Rab - Joseph Bebry
Baby John: David Tucciarone / Brendan Anderson
Big Deal: Brandon Hollborn
Diesel: Mike Koullias
The Sharks:
Bernardo: Alfonso Lora
Chino: Andres Castro
Pepe: Luke Lester
Indio: Brendan Anderson
Luis: Daniel Rodriguez / Edward Martinez
Moose: Justin Johnson
The Jet Girls:
Graziella: Jackie Mienkiewicz / Louisa Bikowski
Velma: Niki Kuttler
Minnie: Kailey Dowd / Jenna Wolf
Clarice: Chrissy Menfi
Pauline: Julia Rose Albino/ Jenna Wolf
Anybodys: Sinead Atkinson / Julia Rose Albino
The Shark Girls:
Anita: Kate Apostolico  
Rosalia: Krisbel Brenes Sandi
Consuelo: Davina Roberts / Debrina Santerelli
Teresita: Kayla Saraniero
Francisca: Louisa Bikowski
Estella: Angela Catsaros
Jaquelina: Alyssa Semken
The Adults:
Doc: Gordon Innes
Shrank: Bill Quaresimo / James Tafferelli
Krupke: Michael C. Sherwood
Production Staff:
Director: Jason Allyn
Musical Director: Elizabeth DeGennaro
Choreographer: Krisbel Brenes Sandi
BroadHollow Theatre Company presents Life Could Be a Dream by Roger Bean
Bayway Arts Center, 265 E Main St, E Islip
Sat, May 27 at 8pm
Sun, May 28 at 2:30pm
Tickets: $24 adults, $22 for >65, $20 stud, $15 <12 and under in advance. Tickets $29 at the door
Info/reservations (631) 581-2700 or www.broadhollow.org. 
Cast:
Denny - Charles Jacker
Eugene - Bobby Montaniz
Wally - Ralph D'Ambrose
Skip - Frank Lopardo
Lois/Mrs. Varney - Kate Keating
Production Team:
Directed by Scott Earle
Musical Direction by Ariann Miller Forella
Stage Manager - Jason Leal
John W. Engeman Theater presents Oklahoma
May 11 - June 25
Thurs 8pm, Fri 8pm, Sat 3 & 8pm, Sun 2pm. Some Wed & Sun eves available
Tickets: $76 Sat eve, $71 all other performances
(631) 261-2900, www.EngemanTheater.com or Box Office at 250 Main St, Northport 
Cast:
BRYANT MARTIN as Curly
KAITLYN DAVIDSON as Laurey
NATHANIEL HACKMANN as Jud Fry
JANE BLASS as Aunt Eller
CHRIS BRAND as Will Parker
BRIANNE KENNEDY as Ado Annie
With: SARI ALEXANDER, CHARLES BARAN, ROBERT BUDNICK, DANNY GARDNER, 
ZACH HAWTHORNE, TYLER HUCKSTEP, KAITLYN MAYSE, KIM McCLAY, DANNY McHUGH, 
NICK MILLER, KAITLIN NELSON, MEGHAN NICOLE ROSS, CONNOR SCHWANTES, 
KELLY SHEEHAN, MICHAEL J. VERRE
Producer RICHARD T. DOLCE
Director IGOR GOLDIN
Choreographer DREW HUMPHREY
Musical Director JEFF THEISS
Asst Director TREY COMPTON
Assoc Choreographer KELLY SHEEHAN
D.T. WILLIS (Scenic Design)
MATTHEW SOLOMON (Costume Design)
ZACH BLANE (Lighting Design)
LAURA SHUBERT (Sound Design)
KURT ALGER (Wig Design)
GAYLE SEAY, SCOTT WOJCIK & HOLLY BUCZEK of WOJCIK/SEAY CASTING (Casting Directors)
SUZANNE MASON (Props Design)
SEAN FRANCIS PATRICK (Production Stage Mgr)
LEILA SCANDAR (Asst Stage Mgr)
North Fork Community Theatre presents Cabaret
12700 Old Sound Ave, Mattituck
May 25, 26, 27, *28, June 1, 2, 3, and *4  
Thurs - Sat 8pm; *Sun 2:30pm 
Tickets: $25 
Call 631-298-6328
Opening Night Reception 7pm on May 18 
For more info, call the NFCT info line at 631-298-4500
Director Manning Dandridge 
Music Director George Moravek
CoProducers Jennifer Eager and Liz Liszanckie
Choreographer Chelsea Chizever
CAST:
Sally Bowles...Brianna Kinnier
Emcee...Justin Harris
Cliff Bradshaw...Nick Motlenski
Fraulein Schneider...Linda Aydinian
Herr Schultz...Michael P. Horn
Ernst Ludwig...Colin Palmer
Fraulein Kost...Jennifer Eager
Max...John Hudson
Young Boy...Joseph Podlas
Dancing Gorilla...Tom DelPrete
Customs Officer/Official...Matt Eager 
Kit Kat Dancers:
Texas...Chelsea Chizever
Lulu...Tamara Flanell
Victor...David Lopez
Rosie...Katrina Lovett
Helga...Julia Pulick
Fritzie...Lisa Rasmussen
Frenchie...Haley Unger
Bobby...Ryan Zlatnisk
Bay Street Theater presents Intimate Apparel by Lynn Nottage
July 4 - 30
Box Office 631-725-9500 or www.baystreet.org
Cast:
Kelly McCreary (Grey's Anatomy, Passing Strange) as Esther
Portia (Ruined, McReele, Our Lady of 121st Street) as Mrs. Dickson
Blake DeLong (Othello, Natasha, Pierre and the Great Comet of 1812) as Mr. Marks
Julia Motyka (Bay Street's Travesties, Richard III) as Mrs. Van Buren
Edward O'Blenis (Uncle Vanya, Tall Grass) as George
Shayna Small (The Colored Museum) as Mayme
Creative team:
Directed by Scott Schwartz
Michael Holland (Composer)
Jeff Cowie (Set Designer)
Mike Billings (Lighting Designer)
Emilio Sosa (Costume Designer)
Jill B.C. DuBoff (Sound Designer)
Andrew Diaz (Props Designer)
Gwen Gilliam (Production Stage Manager)
Stephen Gabis (Dialect Coach)
Casting by Stewart/Whitley
​Bay Street Theater presents The Man in the Ceiling
Book by Jules Feiffer, Music and Lyrics by Andrew Lippa
May 30 - June 25
Pay What You Can on Tues, May 30 at the Box Office "day of" at 11am
Subscriptions available by calling the Box Office at 631-725-9500 or online at www.baystreet.org.
Directed by Jeffrey Seller, producer of Hamilton
Cast: 
Jonah Broscow as Jimmy Jibbett
Andrew Lippa as Uncle Lester
Erin Kommor as Lisi
Brett Gray as Charlie Beemer
Danny Binstock as Father
Production team:
Will Van Dyke (Music Supervisor)
Ryan Fielding Garrett (Music Director)
David Korins (Set Design)
Sarah Laux (Costume Design)
Howell Binkley (Lighting Design)
Walter Trarbach (Sound Design)
Andrew Diaz (Props Design)
Meg Murphy (Hair and Makeup Design)
Casting by Stewart/Whitley
South Shore Theatre Experience presents the World Premiere of 
Madison Weatherbee, A Different Dachsund by Barbara A. Kirshner
315 W Montauk Hwy, Lindenhurst 11757 (Walnut St Entrance)
BOOK, MUSIC AND LYRICS by BARBARA ANNE KIRSHNER
Orchestration by RICHARD MCKENNA and GREGG JACOBY
May 26, 27 at 7:30pm; May 27 at 11am
Tickets: $10 Children <10; $15 Adults
Reserve/purchase 631-669-0506or www.SouthShoreTheatre.com
Directed by Deborah Cascio Plezia
Assistant Director - Rita Sarli
Musical Director - Leslie Ippolito
Choreograher - Danny Schinina
Cast:
Hailey Alexis Berkowitz‎ 
Mauricio Hildago
Josh Huberman
Frankie Piccione
Thaddeus Plezia
Danny Schinina
Emily Winter
Rita Sarli as Madison Weatherbee
Merrick Theatre and Center for the Arts presents Parade
2222 Hewlett Ave, Merrick 11566
May 13* - June 11; Fri/Sat 8pm, Sun 3pm
Tickets $22, Srs/stud (Fri and Sun) $20.
*Join us for wine and cheese on opening night
Cast of Characters:
Young Confederate...Jared Grossman 
Old Confederate...Ron Sabo
Lucille Frank...Amanda Chmela
Leo Frank...Joe Mankowski
Hugh Dorsey...Tim Smith
Governor John Slayton...Dan Dougherty
Sally Slayton...Jillian Grazziola
Frankie Epps...Bryce Powell
Mary Phagen...Lily Hudson
Iola Stover...Stephanie Tapoler
Jim Conley...Gary Richardson
Detective J. N. Starnes...John Saric
Officer Ivey...Sean Arthurs
Newt Lee...Kevin Knight
Mrs. Phagen...Kathy Brammer
Lizzie Phagan...Alexandra Laks
Britt Craig...Matthew Quinn
Tom Watson...Jared Grossman 
Luther Rosser...Stu Goldman
Judge Roan...Bob Hertz
Monteen...Meghan Neiland; Alexandra Laks (u.s.)
Essie...Jillian Grazziola
Mr. Peavy...Jacob Brenna
Minola (Minnie) McKnight...Ava Anise Adams
Ensemble... Jacob Brenna
Directed by: Daniel C. Higgins 
Musical Direction by: Gregory Modelewski 
Choreographed by: Danielle Coutieri
Stage Managed by: Matt Rosenberg
Costumes and Wigs by: Chakira Doherty
​Theatre Box presents A Midsummer Night's Dream by William Shakespeare
35 Verbena Ave, Floral Park 11001
Fri/Sat, July 28, 29 & Aug 4, 5 @ 8PM
Sun, July 30 @ 2PM
Thurs, Aug 3 @ 8PM
Tickets: Adult $17 Srs(65+) $12 <18 $7
516-900-2031 or www.theatrebox.org
CAST
Puck...JAMES BASILE
Bottom...DAN BURKE
Oberon...DAN BUBBEO
Titania...MARTHA GLIPONEO
Hermia...REBEKAH PARISE
Helena...STEPHANIE CRYAN
Lysander...MATT PARIS
Demetrius...JOHN DEFILIPPO
Theseus... DAVID S. PARIS
Hippolyta...DIANE MANSELL
Egeus...CHARLES MARTINEZ
Peter Quince...ROB GALLO
Francis Flute...ALEX SCHIRLING
Tom Snout... TREVOR SMITH
Robin Starveling...JOHN SMITH
Snug...ANDY MINET
Fairy/Peasebottom...KELSEY DEHEY
Cobweb...ALLISON BARTH
Moth...LEA PASSIONE
Mustardseed...AMY RALPH
Philostrate...SYLVIA KING-COHEN
PRODUCTION CREW
Director...BRIAN J. PAYNE
Stage Manager...MAGGIE ROBINSON
Asst Stage Manager...LEA PASSIONE
John Drew Theatre at Guild Hall & Urban Stages 
presents 
Angry Young Man by Ben Woolf
March 31(previews) - June 18
Tickets: $35 at www.GuildHall.org or theatermania.com
Cast:
Christopher Daftsios
Rami Margron
Max Samuels
Nazli Sarpkaya
Production:
Stephen Hamilton (Director)
Sebastian Paczynski (Lighting Design)
Frank Oliva (Set Design)
Yuka Silvera (Costume Design)
David M. Lawson (Sound Design)
Doug Mills (Tech Director)
Taylor Alyessa Marun (Production Stage Mgr)
Brian Clemente (Asst Stage Mgr)
Stephanie Klapper (Casting)
Joe Trentacosta (Public Relations/Publicity)
Peter Napolitano (Assoc Producer)
Antoinette Mullins (Development & Literary Director)
Olga Devyatisilnaya (Company Mgr/Financial Administrator) 
​South Shore Theatre Experience presents the World Premiere Comedy 
The Taco Palace Incident by Christopher Hackert
315 W Montauk Hwy, Lindenhurst 11757 (entrance on Walnut St)
June 2, 3, 9, 10, 17 at 8pm
June 4 & 11 at 3pm
Tickets $15
Info/reservations 631-669-0506 Or www.SouthShoreTheatre.com or online http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/2957343 
Directed by Deborah Cascio Plezia
Cast in Order of Appearance:
Victor Corwin - Martin Knapp
Barbara Corwin - Katie Schrader
Janet Washbasin - Missy Roche/ Bobbi Kelly 
Franklin Reese - Bryan Mayer
Roger Thorndike - Greg Halvorsen
Steven - Thaddeus Plezia/ Rob Gianferrara
Mary Ellen Simonson - Tracy Frierman 
Senator G'Haylix - William Cherno 
Hampton Theatre Company presents Alarms and Excursions
Quogue Community Hall
May 25 - June 11
Thurs/Fri 7pm, Sat 8pm, Sun 2:30pm and Sat, June 10 @ 2:30pm 
*special benefit performance at 6pm Sat, June 3, followed by a buffet dinner reception at the Quogue Field Club ($175 per person or $300 per couple)
For info, visit www.hamptontheatre.org, email info@hamptontheatre.org, or call 631-653-8955 
Information about dinner and theater packages offered through local libraries is available at www.hamptontheatre.org, or through the libraries.
$15 discount tickets for audience members <35 and under
Cast:
Andrew Botsford
Rosemary Cline
George A. Loizides
Jane Lowe Baldwin
Artistic Director Diana Marbury directs
Set design by Sean Marbury
Llighting design by Sebastian Paczynski
Costumes by Teresa LeBrun
Hardscrabble Theater presents Arsenic and Old Lace
St. Thomas Episcopal Church, 298 Conklin St, Farmingdale 11735
May 26 & 27 at 8pm; May 28 at 3pm; June 2 & 3 at 8pm; June 4 at 3pm
Tickets: $20 General; $17 Stud/Sr. Open seating. 
Email: info@hardscrabbletheater.com. Website: www.hardscrabbletheater.com Phone: 516.586.3930
Cast:
Jordan Hue - Mortimer
Evan Donellan - Jonathan
Justin Murphy – Dr. Einstein
Jimmy O’Neill – Teddy
Nicole Intravia - Elaine
Annette Kirk – Aunt Abby
Rose Marie Amato – Aunt Martha
Bob Oliver - Officer Brophy  
Rich Reed – Officer Klein
Joe Dolan – Officer O’Hara
John Passadino – Gibbs and Witherspoon
Ted Firetog – Chief Rooney
Bob Domingo – Mr. Harper
Production:
Producers: Eva Dolan and Joe DiPietro
Director: Evan Donellan
Morgan Moffitt, - SM
Katelyn DiDio - ASM
Daniel Petersen-Snyder – Set designer
Brandon Carrier – Master carpenter
Eva Dolan - costumes
Mark Hunstein – Lights
Kristin O'Neill – Production photographer