BWMT Summer 2023 Update

Want to catch a BWMT this summer? Here's where you can!!

Returning to Idaho in a remount of last year's Little Shop of Horrors are Savannah Cooper, Kris Lyons, and Sydney Whittenburg! They are joined this year by new cast memebers Andie Peterson, Avery Fahey, Noah Roderiques, and Marvis Stevens! Danny Bó will be reprising his role of Amiens in As You Like It. Later in the summer, Jessi Kirtley will star in Natasha, Pierre, and the Great Comet of 1812, joined by fellow BWMT students: Alexa Lopez (Sonya), Dario Alvarez (Dolokhov), Camille Brooks (Mary + Natasha u/s), Danny Bó (Ensemble + Balaga u/s), Benjamin Michael Hall (Ensemble + Anatole u/s), Bella Seranno (Ensemble + Sonya u/s), Praise Oranika (Ensemble + Andrey/Balkonsky u/s), and Jaedynn Latter (Swing). Jaedynn will also be working on ISF's production of Sense & Sensibility as the Marianne/Margaret/Lucy understudy.

Following the run in Idaho, Little Shop of Horrors will be traveling to Lake Tahoe Shakespeare Festival: Savannah Cooper (Ronette + Dance Captain), Kris Lyons (Chiffon), Sydney Whittenburg (Crystal), Andie Peterson (Audrey u/s), Avery Fahey (Ronettes u/s), Noah Roderiques (Seymour + Puppeteer u/s), Marvis Stevens (Audrey II + Seymour u/s)

Opening in June, several BWMT students will be appearing in Cain Park's production of RENT: Kechante Baker (Joanne), Tobias Yeung (Angel), Zoë Lewis (Maureen), Alexa Lopez (Mimi), Gabi Ilg (Ensemble + Mrs. Cohen), Marius Pearson (Ensemble/Steve/Waiter/Squeegee + Mark u/s). Later in the summer, Gabi Ilg and Zoë McLean-Lewis will also be starring in Fun Home as Medium Allison and Joan!!

Sophomore Dakota Renteria will be starring as Spongebob in the Spongebob Squarepants musical, as well as appearing in the ensembles of Young Frankenstein and Cinderella. Reese Henrick will also be appearing in Young Frankenstein (Elizabeth Benning), Cinderella (Ensemble + Charlotte u/s), Spongebob (Mrs. Puff/Ensemble), and the Broadway Leading Ladies Cabaret. Finally, Trevor Gill-Snow will be featured in Cinderella (Topher), Young Frankentstein (Ensemble), Spongebob (Perch + Squidward u/s)!!

Senior BWMT Jeremy Alden will be appearing in Spamalot (Prince Herbert/Not Dead Fred/Historian/French Guard/Minstrel), Matilda, Addams Family, Jersey Boys, and Clue! Additionally, senior Music Theatre Music Director Chase Kessler will be acting as the Resident Music Director for Clue, Matilda, Jersey Boys, and Gordon Gets Down, joined by junior MTMD student Frances Vonada as Assistant Music Director!

Junior Audrey Zahn will be appearing in the ensemble of Grease, and understudying Patty Simcox!

Faculty member Colleen Longshaw is joined by a full house of BWMT understudies: Kechante Baker, Zoë McLean-Lewis, Praise Oranika, and Justin Lee Price!!

Junior Trey Milcowitz will be the First Armored Man and the Tamino cover for The Magic Flute at the Hawaii Performing Arts Festival!!

Senior BWMT Avery Elledge will a company management intern at Manhattan Theatre Club this summer!

Sophomore Justin Lee-Price will be appearring in Guys & Dolls (Nicely-Nicely), Beautiful (Drifter), and Wedding Singer (Ensemble)! He's joined by follow sophomore Izzy Baker: Guys & Dolls (Adelaide), Beautiful (Ensemble), and Wedding Singer (Ensemble), and senior Jared Guerrasio: Guys & Dolls (Nathan Detroit),  Beautiful, and Wedding Singer!!

Senior BWMT Bryanna Cuthill will be appearing as Wanda in Beehive!!

Juniors Kate Magocsi and Jack Borenstein will both be appearing in Jersey Boys, and then Jack will continue on with Shenendoah's production of Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat later in the summer!

Sophomore Capri Castriotta will be appearing in The Moonlight Amphitheatre production of Tarzan as Mother + Jane u/s!!

Senior Dan Rice will be making his Off-Broadway debut this summer in SCOUTS at The Players Theatre!!

Sophomore Jacob Anderson will be spending the summer at Timberlake Playhouse: Jersey Boys (Tommy DeVito), Grease (Danny  Zuko), Bright Star (Mayor Josiah Dobbs), 9 to 5 (Ensemble), Sound of Music  (Ensemble). He's joined by seniors Keaton Miller and Bryanna Cuthill: Sound of Music (Ensemble + Maria u/s), 9 to 5 (Judy), Bright Star (Ensemble + Alice), Jersey Boys (Mary Delgado)

Junior Aamar-Malik Culbreth will be appearing in Utah Shakespeare Festival's productions of A Midsummer Night's Dream as Lysander and Romeo & Juliet as Benvolio!

Juniors Jack Prisco and Evan Lilenthal will be appearing in Weathervane Theatre's productions of Dirty Rotten Scoundrels, Mamma Mia, Midsummer's Night Dream, Guys & Dolls, and Patchwork Players - Old Man & the Moon!!