Hugh Panaro Sweeney Todd

Final Perf. Feb 25

is perhaps best known for playing The Phantom in Broadway’s The Phantom of the Opera over 2,000 performances including the 25th Anniversary.  Hugh is one of the few actors to be cast as both The Phantom and Raoul on Broadway. Hugh made his Broadway debut in the original production of Les Misérables as Marius. He went on to originate roles in Side Show, The Red Shoes,  Martin Guerre, & Lestat  receiving an Outer Critics Circle Award Nomination. He made his West End debut in Harold Prince’s Show Boat as Ravenal. Regionally, Hugh’s performances as Jean Valjean earned him the Barrymore Award & St. Louis Theater Circle Award. In 2012, Hugh received the Edwin Forrest Award. Hugh has performed with symphony orchestras throughout the world & toured Europe with Barbra Streisand. Twitter: @realhughpanaro

Carolee Carmello Mrs. Lovett

Final Perf. Feb 25

has appeared in 14 Broadway musicals. Most recently, she was seen as Mae Tuck in Tuck Everlasting and as Mrs. du Maurier in Finding Neverland (earning a Drama Desk nomination). She received both a Tony nomination and Drama Desk nomination for her portrayal of Aimee Semple McPherson in Scandalous. Broadway audiences also saw her as Mother Superior in Sister Act, as Mrs. Beineke in The Addams Family (Drama Desk nomination and Outer Critics Circle nomination), as Donna in Mamma Mia!, as Gabrielle in Lestat (Tony nomination, Drama Desk nomination), as Ms. Pennywise in Urinetown, as Kate in Kiss Me Kate, as Marguerite in The Scarlet Pimpernel, as Lucille Frank in Parade (Tony nomination and Drama Desk Award), as Abigail Adams in 1776, as Cordelia in Falsettos, and as Oolie in City of Angels. Off-Broadway credits include: john and jen, Das Barbecü, I Can Get It For You Wholesale, Hello Again (Obie Award), A Class Act, The Vagina Monologues, and Elegies. TV appearances in “Madam Secretary,” “Smash,” “Law and Order: SVU,” “Frasier,” “Ed,” and “Remember W.E.N.N.” (SAG Award nomination).

THOM SESMA Sweeney Todd

First Perf. Feb 27

Recent: DISCORD – THE GOSPEL ACCORDING TO THOMAS JEFFERSON, CHARLES DICKENS & LEO TOLSTOY (Primary Stages); PACIFIC OVERTURES (Classic Stage Company). Broadway credits includeThe Times They Are A-Changin’, Man of La Mancha, La Cage Aux Folles, Search and Destroy;National Tours: Lion King, Miss Saigon, Titanic. Other Off-Broadway credits includeAwake and Sing! (NAATCO/Public Theatre), Othello (Public Theatre), Cymbeline (NYSF), A Hard Heart (Epic Theatre); Regional appearances include McCarter Theatre, Yale Rep, Arena Stage, Old Globe, Cincinnati Playhouse, Signature Theatre, Centre Stage, Music Theatre Wichita, Repertory Theatre of St. Louis, Pasadena Playhouse; TV includes Madam Secretary, Gotham, Jessica Jones,The Good Wife, Person of Interest, OVER/UNDER, Single Ladies and more. Greatest credit: walking the Camino de Santiago in 2017 with his wife, Penelope Daulton. Instagram @thsesma; Twitter @ThomSesmaNYC.

SALLY ANN TRIPLETT Mrs. Nellie Lovett

First Perf. Feb 27

Broadway:Carrie (original Sue Snell), The Last Ship (original Peggy White), Finding Neverland (Madame De Maurier). Off Broadway: MUST. West End: Anything Goes (Reno Sweeney, What’s On Stage award), Guys And Dolls (Miss Adelaide),Chicago (Roxie Hart), Mamma Mia (Donna Sheridan), Cats (Grizabella),Grease (Rizzo), Jolson (Ruby Keeler), Acorn Antiques (Miss Berta),Viva Forever (Lauren), Follies (Young Phyllis), The Villains Opera (Mrs Big, National Theatre),Chess (original cast). Regional: My Judy Garland Life (UK Theatre Award nomination),Take Flight (Chocolate Factory) Damsel In Distress (Chichester), Rags (Rebecca Hershkowitz, Musical Stages Award), Next To Normal (Diana Goodman),Much Ado About Nothing (Beatrice), Absent Friends (Marge), Cabaret (Sally Bowles) TV:Eastenders, Doctors, The Bill, Down To Earth.

Stacie Bono Beggar Woman / Adolfo Pirelli

OffBroadway – Avenue Q (Kate Monster/Lucy T. Slut). Regional Highlights: Guthrie Theater – Music Man (Marian); Tuacahn – Les Miserables (Fantine), Denver Theater Center – Sense and Sensibility (Lucy); Flat Rock Playhouse –  My Fair Lady (Eliza); Infinity Theater – Little Shop of Horrors (Audrey). New York Theatre: Gallery Players – Oliver! (Nancy); Astoria Performing Arts Center – Ragtime (Evelyn); NYMF – Going Down Swinging (Lena).  London Theatre: The Old Red Lion – The Dreamer Examines His Pillow (Donna). Awards: 2007 NHTA Award – Best Actress in a Musical (The Apple Tree).  Training: MA in Acting  – Royal Central School of Speech and Drama; BFA in Musical Theater – NYU Tisch. Special thanks to Harden-Curtis, Telsey + Co., and my family. Twitter/Instagram:@stacie_bono – www.staciebono.com

Jake Boyd Anthony Hope

Final Perf. Feb 25

Broadway: Rock of Ages (Franz). National Tour: Wicked (Fiyero). Off-Broadway: The Last Smoker In America (Jimmy), MCC’s Carrie. Regional: Bull Durham (Jimmy) at The Alliance, Be More Chill (Jake) at Two River. TV: “The Sound of Music LIVE!”, “Law and Order: SVU”, “Blue Bloods”, “All My Children”, “Are We There Yet?”, “30 Rock”, “The Tap” (pilot). Education: University of Alabama. @JaykeBoid

Eryn LeCroy Johanna Barker

Final Perf. Feb 25

Encores! Off-Center: Assassins. Second Stage Theatre Workshop: Flying Over Sunset (Anne Brokaw). World Premiere: Sousatzka (Young Sousatzka). National Tour: Jekyll and Hyde (Emma Carew). Encores! Off-Center: Assassins. NYC Workshop: Flying Over Sunset (Anne Brokaw) with Second Stage Theatre. Regional: My Fair Lady (Eliza Doolittle) and Nice Work If You Can Get It (Eileen Evergreen) with MacHaydn Theatre. BM, Oklahoma City University. NFAA YoungArts Alumna. Much love and gratitude to the entire Sweeney and Barrow Street Theatre team, Cesar and Telsey & Co, my family, Matt, Dauri Shippey, and all my teachers and mentors. @erynlecroy

Michael James Leslie Judge Turpin

is a Cornell Law graduate who made his theater debut in the 1977 Broadway revival of Hair.  Other productions include: The Wiz (Broadway), National Tour of Beauty and the Beast, Ain’t Misbehavin’, Man of La Mancha, The Music of Andrew Lloyd Webber, Call Me Madam, Sweeney Todd, One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest, My One and Only, and A Christmas Carol.  Michael has also appeared on “The Tonight Show with Johnny Carson,” “The Conan O’Brien Show”, and “Last Week Tonight with John Oliver.”  He was nominated for Best Supporting Actor by the Denver Post Ovation Awards for Little Shop of Horrors, and Best Featured Actor in a Musical or Revue in Chicago for Once on This Island in 2010.

John-Michael Lyles Tobias

Final Perf. Feb 25

Off Broadway: The Flick (Barrow Street), Brooklynite (Vineyard), Jasper in Deadland (Prospect). City Center Encores: 1776. Regional: The Art of Falling (Second City/Hubbard Street), Choir Boy (Guthrie). Recordings: Jasper in Deadland. Workshops: 86’d, Darling, Take the Lead, The Visitor, Five Points, Wringer, A Bronx Tale, Gloryana, We Foxes. Undying gratitude to my Texas-Bama Family, Black Lives Matter, Nicolosi & Pace Musical Theater BFA MT-14! Instagram: @jmlyles1 | www.john-michaellyles.com

ZACHARY NOAH PISER Tobias Ragg

First Perf. Feb 27

A San Francisco native and ’15 Northwestern grad, Zachary was most recently seen as Boq in the Broadway production of Wicked. Off-Broadway/Regional: Mad Libs Live! (New World Stages), Godspell (Marriott Theatre), and The Fantasticks! (Willows Theatre). NYC Workshops: Tiananmen, Heart of Rock & Roll, October Sky, Eastbound, Postcard American Town, Mary & Max. He’s performed at various venues throughout NYC, including Feinstein’s/54 Below, Merkin Concert Hall, Musical Theatre Factory, LCT, The Cell, Green Room 42, and Joe’s Pub. Much gratitude to Cesar and Telsey & Co, the Sweeney team, The Mine, Dave, Adam, and Mom & Dad. @zach_piser

John Rapson Beadle Bamford

Most recently, John originated the role of The D’Ysquith Family on the first national tour of A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder. Broadway: Les Misérables (Grantaire/Bamatabois, u/s Javert and Thenardier), Tour and Regional: Les Misérables (Papermill Playhouse/Mirvish), Disney on Classic (with the Tokyo Philharmonic),Sweeney Todd (Barrington Stage), Brigadoon (Wagon Wheel). Graduate of the University of Michigan, BFA Musical Theatre. Infinite thanks and love to Mom, Dad, Alex, Stella, Chris and the phenomenal gents of CGF, Telsey & Co, the whole Sweeney team and Kristen! John could not be more thrilled to be a part of this extraordinary production of his favorite show!

BILLY HARRIGAN TIGHE Anthony Hope

First Perf. Feb 27

Off Broadway Debut! Broadway: PIPPIN. West End: The Book of Mormon (Elder Price). National Tours: Finding Neverland (JM Barrie); The Book of Mormon (Elder Price); Wicked (Fiyero); La Cage Aux Folles (Jean-Michel); Dirty Dancing. Favorite Regional: Back Home Again (Ben) Lesher Center; Hairspray (Link) Marriott Theatre; Happy Days (Potsie) Goodspeed Opera House. Billy has also performed as a guest soloist for symphonies across the country and internationally. Training: CCM BFA, CCCEPA graduate. Love and thanks to BRS/GAGE, Telsey & Co., family, friends, 06’ and Kristine for the endless support. Follow on Instagram: billyharrigantighe, twitter: @BillyTighe.

DELANEY WESTFALL Johanna Barker

First Perf. Feb 27

Most recently seen playing Lauren in the Tony Award Winning musical, Kinky Boots at the Al Hirschfeld Theater. Other credits include the revival of Side Show at the St. James theater and the First National tour of Beautiful the Carole King Musical. Regional credits include Cosette in Les Miserables (Pennsylvania Shakespeare Festival) and Pearl in Starlight Express (Tuacahn Center for the Arts). DeLaney is thrilled to be doing her first ever production of this ingenious musical. Special thanks to CGF, Cesar, Darren, and my wonderfully supportive family and friends.

Matt Leisy Standby for Anthony/Beadle Bamford/Tobias Ragg

recently returned from the Broadway First National Tour of A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder where he played Monty Navarro at such theatres as the Kennedy Center and the Ahmanson in LA. Off Broadway: Matt in The Fantasticks (50th Anniversary Cast) and Carousel at Lincoln Center (New York Philharmonic). Regional credits include: Ragtime, The 39 Steps, Red, The Importance of Being Earnest, Pride and Prejudice, The History Boys, Witness for the Prosecution and Camelot at such theatres as Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park, St. Louis Rep, Arizona Theatre Company, Clarence Brown Theatre, the Arden, Bristol Riverside and Alabama Shakespeare Festival. I wouldn’t be here without the support of my amazing family and friends.  www.mattleisy.com @mattleisy

Liz Pearce Standby Mrs. Nellie Lovett

Broadway: Original company Billy Elliot (understudy Mrs. Wilkinson/Dead Mum). Londonʼs West End: Original company Metropolis(Tan). National Tours: Little Shop of Horrors (Audrey), Jesus Christ Superstar, Seussical, Scooby-Doo! Regional Theatre: Mary Poppins (Mrs. Banks) J.Engeman Theatre, Cabaret (Sally Bowles) St Louis Rep/Cincinnati Playhouse, Sense and Sensibility (Fanny Dashwood) Denver Center, Something’s Afoot (Lettie), City of Angels (Alaura/Carla), Seven Brides…(Ruth), George M! (Josie Cohan) Goodspeed, Peter Pan (Peter Pan) Alabama Shakespeare, Jekyll and Hyde (Emma) Sacramento Music Circus, The Whoʼs Tommy (Mrs. Walker) Bay Street Theatre, Smokey Joeʼs Café (Delee) Pioneer Theatre, My One and Only (Edythe)Theatre by the Sea, George M! (Agnes Nolan) Ogunquit Playhouse and Christmas Carol (Belle) North Shore. CCM BFA. Many thanks DGRW. www.lizpearce.info

 

 

Danny Rothman Standby Sweeney Todd/Judge Turpin

Off Broadway debut! He has performed around the country in roles at Tony Award winning venues such as The Old Globe, Cincinnati Playhouse, Goodspeed Musicals, Signature Theatre, The Denver Center, as well as at TheatreWorks Silicon Valley, St. Louis Repertory Theatre, York Theatre Company, North Shore Music Theatre, Fulton Theatre, Stages St. Louis, Stamford Center for the Arts, The MUNY, K.C. Starlight, Pittsburgh CLO, Hangar Theatre among others and has been featured in concerts at Lincoln Center’s David Geff en Hall. Received a Drammy Award for his performance in Portland Center Stage’s production of Ragtime. BFA CMU. Love and thanks to Mikey at Krasny, Cesar and Telsey & Co., SRE, mom, dad, family and friends.

Monet Sabel Shop Manager and Standby Beggar Woman & Adolfo Pirelli / Johanna Baker

Monet is making her Off-Broadway debut! Graduate of NYU Tisch’s New Studio on Broadway. Readings/Workshops: Wendy’s Shadow (NYMF), Stalker (Fringe), Hit List (54 Below), Smile (reunion concert). Solo cabaret debut at Don’t Tell Mama, and her first EP is available on iTunes. Extreme love and gratitude to: Michal Zecher, the Harden-Curtis team, Telsey & Co, all my teachers, the friends, and most importantly: Mom and Dad. @monetsabel

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