Cast & Crew
Maddie Shea Baldwin (Alice Reed) Broadway: Bright Star. National Tour: Bright Star. NYC: Playwrights Horizons: Flying Over Sunset , NYMF: A Wall Apart. Regional: Arts Emerson: Born For This, Kennedy Center: Bright Star, Lesher Center: Back Home Again, The Old Globe: Ace. Proud Indiana University MT Grad 2015
Jennifer Blood (Lady Jane Sharp) last performed at NYMF as Penny, Matthew’s Agent in Matthew McConaghy Vs. The Devil. Broadway: Matilda (Miss Honey), Gentleman’s Guide, Violet. Off Broadway: Neurosis (DR2), Merrily We Roll Along (Fiasco/Roundabout), A Little Journey (Mint), Unlock’d (Prospect).
Jordon Bolden (Marcus "Finn" Finley) a Seattle native. TV/Film: High Maintenance, Law and Order SVU, Blue Bloods, Daredevil, Bushwick Beats, Showtime at the Apollo, Biz Kid$. NYC: Don't Stop Til You Get Enough, Emojiland @ NYMF, Cherry Lane. His pride and joy is his original music and music videos on Youtube and iTunes/Spotify/Amazon. “Deserve” on Power 109.3. Carnegie Mellon MT. @mrjordonbolden
Caitlin Cohn: (Mary Reed) was most recently seen Off-Broadway as Lolita in Lolita, My Love at The York Theater Company. Some credits include: Chitty Chitty Bang Bang (National Tour), Secret Garden (Cincinnati Playhouse/Baltimore Center Stage), Arcadia and Little Foxes (Palm Beach Dramaworks), Recovery (Theater for the New City), and originating the role of Mary Marie in the new musical Mary Marie. Some Film & TV credits include: Boonville Redemption, Netflix’s The Break with Michelle Wolf, and Exposed for Blackpills. SAG and AEA. NYU, BFA ‘18. @caitlincohn
Noelle Hogen (Kitty MacDougal)Noelle Hogan most recently played Charlotte in Marie-Dancing Still at Seattle’s 5th Avenue Theatre, where she previously appeared in the National Tour of Fun Home. Off Broadway, Runaways, Public Theatre. TV, Succession, HBO. 2018 Regional Mini Breakout Artist for NUVO, NYCDA Mini Outstanding Dancer 2018, Junior OD 2019. She is incredibly excited to be part of Ladyship! @noelle_hogan_official
JUSTIN R. G. HOLCOMB (Zeke Cropper/Constable) NATIONAL TOURS: Cheers – Live on Stage. NCL: Rock of Ages (Hertz), Wine Lovers – The Musical. OFF-BROADWAY: Channeling Kevin Spacey; Monster; Sayonara; Honor Bound; Two by Tennessee; Hamlet (Claudius); Henry VI, pt 3 (Warwick); REGIONAL: Actors Theatre of Louisville and Arkansas Rep: A Christmas Story; PICT Theatre: Macbeth (Banquo),The Crucifer of Blood (Watson). TV: FBI, The Last O.G., Unforgettable. WRITING/COMPOSING: Teen Party Massacre!; Snatchers!; and Les Margaritavilles (with John D. Ivy). www.justinrgholcomb.com
Lisa Karlin (Abigail Gainsborough)Lisa is thrilled to be making her NYMF debut with Ladyship! Broadway/First National Tours: Pippin (Leading Player) The Addams Family (Wednesday u/s) Ragtime (Emma Goldman u/s) Regional: Evita (Eva), Chess (Florence), Matilda (Mrs. Wormwood) Rocky Horror Show (Magenta), Saturday Night Fever (Stephanie), Sweet Charity (Nickie) and many more! Lisa would like to dedicate this performance to strong women everywhere, raising their voices in an increasingly chaotic world .www.lisakarlin.biz
Quentin Oliver Lee (Captain Josiah Adams)Quentin Oliver Lee is thrilled to make his NYMF debut in LADYSHIP. Select credits– Broadway: Prince of Broadway (U/S) - Regional/Tour: Phantom of the Opera (Phantom), Porgy and Bess (Porgy U/S), Festival of The Lion King (Scar), Encores! Golden Apple (Ensemble) - Opera: La Bohème (Schunard), Carmen (Escamillo), Gianni Schicchi (Gianni). www.QuentinOliverLee.com
Brandi Knox (Mrs. Pickering)Brandi Knox is excited to join the cast of Ladyship! Some of her favorite credits include Lorrell in Dreamgirls, Grace Farrell in Annie and Dorothy in the Wiz.
Trevor St. John-Gilbert (Lieutenant Brandon Adams)NYC: Pride and Prejudice (Hudson Warehouse), Shadow of Heroes (Metropolitan Playhouse), Among the Furies (FringeNYC), Martian Child (New York Theatre Barn), The Awakening (Musical Theatre Factory), The Church of Why Not (Theatre 167). Regional: Les Miserables (The MUNY). TV/Web Series: "Living With Strangers", (Tracy Ofosuhene Prod.) Film: "Picket Fence" (Emerson Gordon Prod.). BFA University of Michigan.
Samantha Saltzman (Director)Resident Director: Matilda the Musical (1st National Tour). Assistant Resident Director: Matilda the Musical (Broadway), The King & I (2nd National Tour). Select Directing credits include: The Drama League Gala Honoring Steve Martin, Letters from the Sender, 210 Amlent Ave, and Madam Fury’s Traveling Show, and multiple shows at NYMF and FringeNYC. Additional Associate/Assistant Directing credits: Lady in the Dark (New York City Center), Southern Comfort (The Public Theatre), Sarah Brightman’s Dreamchaser World Tour, On the Town (Barrington Stage), Academia Nuts. Film Directing: Parent Teacher Conference, Idle Worship, Adulting with Jane (upcoming). Drama League Directing Fellow. www.samanthasaltzman.com
Simone Allen (Musical Director)Simone Allen is a songwriter and music director. She is currently writing a new musical called Opus, loosely based on Clara Schumann. Recent credits: Octet (Signature Theatre), The Cher Show (Broadway/Chicago), Suffragist (Public Theater), Folk Wandering (Pipeline), The Cherry Orchard (Chekhov Project), Letters to the President, New Songs Now (Rattlestick), Twelfth Night (Young Vic), Cruel Intentions, As You Like It (Public Works), Deathbed Edition / East o’ West o’! (Ars Nova), Moulin Rouge (lab). BA Music Tufts University.
Patrick Calhoun (Sound Design)Patrick Calhoun (Sound Designer). Broadway: The Nap (Assoc. Design); Off Broadway: Design-Drunk Shakespeare, The Migration, Amerike The Golden Land; Assoc. Design-KPOP, Trainspotting Live; Regional Credits: Barrington Stage Company, Woolly Mammoth, The Kennedy Center, Shakespeare Theatre, Folger Theatre, Center Stage, Roundhouse Theatre, and many others. 2012-2013 William R. Kenan, Jr. Fellowship at The Kennedy Center in Sound Design. Graduate School: University of North Carolina School of the Arts; Undergrad: Greensboro College. www.patrickcalhoun.info.
Sam Gordon (Lighting Design)
Whitney Locher (Costume Design)National Tours: Into The Woods (NETworks); Love Never Dies (Troika). London: Into The Woods (Menier Chocolate Factory). NYC: Roundabout, Barrow Street, TFANA, Prospect Theatre Company, NYMF, Partial Comfort Productions, Irish Rep, Pearl Theatre Company, 59E59, Joe’s Pub. Regional: Gulfshore Playhouse, Long Wharf Theatre, Folger Theatre, Cleveland Play House, Old Globe, McCarter, Kansas City Rep, Virginia Arts Festival, Cape Fear Regional Theatre, Ohio Light Opera. Adjunct Professor at Pace Performing Arts University. www.whitneylocher.com
Adele Rylands (Fight Director)An original work directing graduate of NYU and Playwrights HorizonsTheater School, Adele is also an IATSE Local One Candidate as a Broadway Stagehand and the proud CEO of her own health and wellness business. Previous fight directing credits include Broadway Cares/Equity Fights Aids Broadway Bares On Demand (Hammerstein Ballroom), The Time Machine (Theatre Row), and Manuel vs the Statue of Liberty (Signature Theatre). adelerylands.com
Sara Brians (Choreographer) SARA BRIANS Choreography credits include: SPRING AWAKENING, FOLLIES (NYIT Award), ROCK OF AGES, MAN OF LA MANCHA, THE FULL MONTY, BIG FISH, CHICAGO, RING OF FIRE, MERRILY WE ROLL ALONG, THE TROUBLE WITH DOUG, NEWTON’S CRADLE and more. Director/Choreographer: GODSPELL, CITY OF ANGELS. Broadway Associate/Assistant/Resident Choreographer: MATILDA, BILLY ELLIOT, WHITE CHRISTMAS, AFTER THE NIGHT AND THE MUSIC, THE TERMS OF MY SURRENDER, 42ND STREET (Asst. DC). Additional credits: City Center, Encores!, The Kennedy Center, Goodspeed Opera House, Asolo Repertory Theatre, The Alley Theatre, The 5th Avenue Theatre, Joe’s Pub, The Duke, The 92nd Street Y. www.SaraBrians.com.
Michael Danek (Stage Manager)David Goldstein (Set Design)Deb Gaoette (Props Design)Brian Miseo (Production Assistant/Director Observer)
Ellie Handel (Assistant Stage Manager) is a New York-based actress, stage manager, and director with a passion for developing new plays and musicals. Off-Broadway: Contact High (Ars Nova, August 2019), Endangered The Musical (Davenport Theatre), The Scarlet Savior (St. Luke’s Theatre). Additional SM credits: Machinal (NYU), Iron John (NYU), Raise Your Voice (The Skirball Center), Macbeth3 (HERE Arts Center). BFA in Drama from NYU Tisch’s New Studio on Broadway. www.elliehandel.com.
Michael Cassara, CSA (Casting Director) recent credits include An American In Paris (current int'l tour, dir. Christopher Wheeldon), Enter Laughing (York Theatre revival), Spamilton (NYC/Chicago/current tour), Gigantic (Vineyard Theatre), Forbidden Broadway (last two editions/cast albums), The 12 (Denver Center/world premiere), and many more. Resident Casting Director for the New York Musical Festival (NYMF) since 2007 and the National Alliance for Musical Theatre (NAMT) since 2013. Native Clevelander, member of the Casting Society of America. BFA, Otterbein University. MichaelCassara.net / @michaelcassara
Visceral Entertainment (General Manager)VISCERAL ENTERTAINMENT (General Manager) was formed by Michael Chase Gosselin and Tim Sulka, and is proud to be represented at NYMF 2019 by LADYSHIP, TILL and ALIVE! THE ZOMBIE MUSICAL. Visceral produced Midnight at the Never Get at NYMF in 2016, and has mounted hit runs in Provincetown and at the York Theatre (NY Times Critic’s Pick). Additional management & producing highlights include Happy Birthday, Wanda June (NY Times Critic's Pick), Life Sucks (NY Times Critic's Pick), Money Talks, Endangered! The Musical, The Wrong Box and The First Annual Trump Family Special. NYMF highlights include Emojiland (2018), Ludo’s Broken Bride (2016) and Pope! (2015). Upcoming projects: Emergency (Summerfest), Confidence (and the Speech), The Giant Hoax, The Most Miserable Christmas Tree, a stage adaptation of The Black Ledger and projects with best-selling novelist Jonathan Lethem and the musical group Too Many Zooz. www.visceral-entertainment.com
Kampfire PR (Press Representative)KAMPFIRE PR/MARKETING was instrumental in the launch of the Broadway musical Brooklyn and the National Tour of Mother Load. Kampfire has been integral in multidimensional campaigns for New York Innovative Theatre Award Recipients, GLAAD Award winners, back-to-back NYMF Best of Fest winners, and Drama Desk nominees. In 2014, Kampfire launched Stage17.tv, a digital entertainment destination for episodic fiction and reality programming for the world’s largest stage—the Internet. Some of Kampfire’s current and past clients include: 14th Street Y-LABA Theater, Attic Theater, Boomerang Theatre Company, Convergences Theatre Collective, Esperance Theatre Company, The League of Professional Theater Women, MyCarl Productions, New York Innovative Theatre Awards, New York Neo-Futurists, The Performing Arts Center at Purchase College, and R.Evolucion Latina. www.kampfirefilmspr.com