JOSHUA BELLAMY (Ensemble/Lollipop Guild/Crow/Assistant Dance Captain) International Tour debut! Regional: Disney’s Newsies (Specs), Cats (Mr. Mistoffelees), Disney’s Beauty & the Beast (U/S LeFou), Rent (Angel), Mary Poppins (Swing), West Side Story (Swing), Peter Pan (Michael Darling); plus Maine State Music Theatre, Media Theatre, Fulton, Sight & Sound, Norwegian Cruise Lines, American Music Theatre, & Dutch Apple Dinner Theatre.
TROY BRUCHALSKI (Professor Marvel/Wizard of Oz) is grateful to be joining The Wizard of Oz! He recently toured with the national tours of Spamalot (Sir Dennis Galahad, The Black Knight), Ragtime (Father) and Camelot (Sir Lionel). Recent credits include: Phantom (Phantom), The Drowsy Chaperone (Aldolpho), Showboat (Ravenal), and White Christmas (Bob Wallace). Troy would like to thank APEX for the continued opportunities, Mom and Dad for their unrelenting support, and his lovely fiancé Kat for being by his side every step of the way.
SARAH CAMMARATA (Dorothy) is gratified to be traveling down the yellow brick road in her international tour debut! Previously, she has sailed the high seas and traveled internationally as a lead vocalist with Viking Ocean Cruises, and has performed at various regional theaters across the United States. Regional/ favorite credits: Evita (Mistress), Junie B. Jones The Musical (Junie), All Shook Up (Natalie), Footloose (Urleen), Annie (Star to Be), Show Boat (Ellie), Sister Act (Sister Mary Robert understudy). Sending love & light to family, dear friends, and Chris!
DEVAN MARIE CORCORAN (Ensemble/Tree/Monkey) is thrilled to be a part of The Wizard of Oz! Favorite credits include Abby Cadabby Sesame Street Live Make a New Friend, Disney Cruise Line, Jan in Grease (PEG), Bebe in A Chorus Line, 42nd Street, Cabaret, and Mary Poppins. Devan previously was a faculty member for The School at Steps in NYC. Love and thanks to her parents, friends, and family. www.devancorcoran.com
SCOOB DECKER (Ensemble/Barrister/Henry/Gatekeeper/Professor Marvel/Wizard Understudy) is thrilled to be on his second national tour of The Wizard of Oz. Scoob is a graduate of the University of Montana with a BA in Theatre and is currently working towards a Masters in Integrated Arts and Education. Recent credits include Jim Bayliss in All My Sons (national tour), Jean Shephard in A Christmas Story, and Uncle Henry/Guard in Wizard of Oz.
DAVID DINES (Ensemble/Lollipop Guild) is overjoyed to be joining the company of The Wizard of Oz! David is a proud graduate of Wagner College! Regional: La Cage Aux Folles, Thoroughly Modern Millie, West Side Story, Legally Blonde and The Music Man. Sending all of his love to Mom, Dad and Jared! @daviddines
PAIGE ELIZABETH (Ensemble/Monkey/Glinda and Wicked Witch Understudy) International Tour Debut! Proud Coastal Carolina University graduate. Favorite regional: Music of Denali, Thoroughly Modern Millie (Millie), Shrek: The Musical (Fiona). To my family: love you to the moon and back IG: paigeelievans www.paige-mason.com
JAMES FRANCIS (Zeke/Lion) International tour debut! National Tours: Wizard of Oz (Lion Understudy/Ensemble). Other credits: Silversea Cruises, Denali Princess Resort, Working My Way Back to You (Western Canada Tour), Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat (Pharaoh), Disney’s Beauty and the Beast (Beast), South Pacific (Lt. Joseph Cable), Into the Woods (Rapunzel’s Prince), Jekyll and Hyde (Simon Stride). @jamesfrancismusic
HOLLYN GAYLE (Ensemble/Tree/Dorothy Understudy) BFA MT Western Illinois University. Recent credits: Violet (Violet), Hello, Dolly! (Minnie Fay), and The Little Mermaid (Ariel understudy). Love to her husband, Alex, and her family and friends. Psalm 30:11-12. @hollyngayle. HollynGayle.com
MEGAN GODIN (Ensemble/Assistant Dance Captain) is grateful to be journeying down the yellow brick road for a second year. Tours: Peter Pan 360, How the Grinch Stole Christmas, Fiddler on the Roof, among others. Regional: Shrek and Oliver at Arizona Broadway Theatre, Seven Brides and Shrek at Dutch Apple Dinner Theatre. UNH grad. Much love to fiancé, Britin (Oz’s Head Rigger/the muscle behind the flying), and my family for their constant support. Many thanks to everyone at PEG and APEX.
Nick Gurinsky (Hickory/Tinman) International tour debut! Previous credits: Sailor (Anything Goes) Sharon Playhouse, Eddie (Mamma Mia) Beef & Boards, Phil (White Christmas) Dutch Apple, Ensemble (Chicago) Park Playhouse, Norwegian Cruise Lines (RSS Explorer). Training: CAP21 Musical Theatre Conservatory. Many thanks and lots of love to PEG, friends, family and his incredibly supportive parents. @nickgurinsky
KATHERINE WALKER HILL (Aunt Em, Glinda) is tickled pink to be traveling down the yellow brick road. Favorite Regional: White Christmas (Betty Haynes), Singin’ in the Rain (Kathy Selden), The Drowsy Chaperone (Janet Van De Graaff), A Chorus Line (Sheila), Anything Goes (Bonnie). Proud Tennessean, Webster Conservatory graduate, and aunt to Brock and Madelaine. Gratitude to God for his amazing grace, her parents for taking her to that first audition, and her amazing fiancé Troy, for his forever love, support, and laughs. Esther 4:14 www.divorcedyetdevoted.com
SABRINA KALMAN (Ensemble/Lullaby League/Tree) is a recent graduate of Wagner College. Regional: Footloose, Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, Newsies. Sabrina is over the moon to be joining such a wonderful production. Thanks
Mom, Dad and Becky! sabrinakalman.com. @sabbykalman
YURINA KUTSUKAKE (Ensemble) International tour debut! She has her BFA in musical theater from Pace University and a minor in business and dance. She is thrilled to be going back on the yellow brick road! Yurina toured with the company last year. Favorite credits include: Mamma Mia, (Ali US/Ensemble) at the Engeman Theater, A Chorus Line (Connie) at the Fulton Theatre and Lysistrata Jones (Lampito) at Pace University. Yurina thanks her parents and partner for always supporting her.IG @yuriqt Yurinak.com
CHRIS LEWIS (Ensemble/Winkie General/Zeke/Lion Understudy) International Tour debut! Cruises: Royal Caribbean and Viking Cruises. Regional/favorites: Annie with Sally Struthers, West Side Story (Tony), Oklahoma! (Curly), Sweeney Todd (Anthony) and Urinetown (Bobby). Much love to his family, this incredible team, and Sarah (who plays Dorothy!)
EMILY PERZAN (Miss Gulch/ Wicked Witch of the West) is melting with joy to be making her international tour debut! A graduate of the HARTT Conservatory and film study at LAMDA. Emily is also an American Sign Language Interpreter. and supporter of Theater for All around the globe! Regional credits: Velma (Chicago), Lady of the Lake (Spamalot), Cassie (A Chrous Line), Rutledge (1776), Maureen (Rent), Elizabeth (Young Frankenstein), Vivienne (Legally Blonde), and Ursula (Little Mermaid). Big Thanks and Love to my family! IG: @emilyperzan www.emilyperzan.com
ALLISON PODOLSKY (Ensemble/ Lullaby League) is a graduate of George Mason University with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Dance and a Minor in Business. She has worked on Broadway Cares Gypsy of the Year and performed in the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade. Allison was last seen playing Tricia in Dog Sees God at the Barrow Group and as ensemble in Kiss Me, Kate at the St. Petersburg Opera. Allison is thrilled to start her journey down the yellow brick road! The biggest thanks to Prather, Mom and Dad, Lauren, and Brian. @allisonpodolsky
WILLIAM PATRICK RIVERA (Ensemble/Lollipop Guild/Crow) This is William’s first international tour! He was last seen as Race in Newsies at Cortland Repertory Theater. Other credits include Sketch in Hairspray (Surflight Theater), Carlos in Legally Blonde (Temple Theatre) and he was a featured dancer in Monster Stomp at Busch Gardens Williamsburg. He’s so happy to be a part of the wonderful land of Oz! He’s incredibly thankful for the love and support from his family and friends. Check out his adventures on Instagram @willrivera317.
JACK SALEEBY (Hunk/Scarecrow) is a New York City based actor, writer, director/choreographer. He is a co-founder of the creative artists group known as The Fellowship. They are best known for their original musical Bright and Brave for which Saleeby wrote the lyrics. Other credits include: Molasses in January (Vincent, original cast; Off Broadway), Bat Boy: The Musical (Bat Boy), Little Shop of Horrors (Seymour), Hello Dolly (Cornelius), Peter Pan (Curly), Jesus Christ Superstar. Website: jacksaleeby.com Follow him down the yellow brick road @jacksaleeby
MICHAEL WEAVER (Uncle Henry/Gatekeeper) National Tours: Fiddler on the Roof, Seven Brides for Seven Brothers. Regional: Shear Madness, Camelot, Sister Act, Greater Tuna, Christmas Story. Film: Cult classic Tiki.
ANDREW WHITE (Ensemble/Coroner/Nikko) is thrilled to return to PEG in the international tour of OZ, making his tour debut. Theatre credits: Peter Pan (Slightly) Dutch Apple Theatre, West Side Story (Baby John) Broadway Palm, A Chorus Line (Larry) Thank you to the cast and crew, friends and family for your ongoing support and love. Follow on Instagram: @andrewwhite13