Patti is beyond thrilled to originate the role of Lysistrata Jones on Broadway after creating the role at the Dallas Theatre Center (Give It Up!) and reprising it Off-Broadway with the Transport Group. Favorite credits include Xanadu on Broadway (Euterpe/Kira u/s),Emma at the Old Globe Theatre (Emma Woodhouse), The Little Mermaid at the MUNY (Ariel), and Beauty and the Beast with Theatre of the Stars (Belle). Patti holds a BFA from Syracuse University in Musical Theatre, where she was also a cheerleader.
Liz is making her Broadway debut with this production. She previously played the role of Hetaira in the world premiere of Give It Up! at the Dallas Theater Center, where she is a Resident Acting Company member. Ms. Mikel is well known to TV audiences for her role as Corinna Williams on the acclaimed TV series Friday Night Lights. She has been a staple in Dallas’ theater and music scenes for the past 20 years. New York performances include:Blind Lemon Blues at Summer Stage and Eve Ensler’s OPC at The Daryl Roth Theatre. As a vocalist, she has opened for Erykah Badu, Branford Marsalis, Issac Hayes, Gennifer Flowers and Joan Rivers. Ms. Mikel also played Maggie, Ty’s landlady, on LOGO’s Sordid Lives: The Series. She was Ruthie Jenkins in the comedy, Welcome Home Roscoe Jenkins, and will be appearing in the WWE movie,Bending The Rules, being released later this year.
Josh is making his Broadway debut with this production. Recent theatre credits include Lysistrata Jones with The Transport Group, Fat Camp: the Musical at NYMF and The Hannah Theatre (Cleveland, OH), The Boys Upstairs at NYC Fringe, andHarmonious Pimps of Harmony at Ars Nova. TV: PBS’s The Electric Company and Showtime’s new series, Homeland. Film: The Ministers, The Music Never Stopped, The Narrows, Tiny Dance, Suicide, Bloodnight: The Legend of Mary Hatchett. NYU Grad, Tisch School of the Arts.
Broadway: A Chorus Line, Original Revival Cast (Paul); Les Misérables (Gavroche). Tour: Les Misérables. Regional: Guthrie Theater, Sacramento Music Circus, Casa Mañana. NY/Workshop: Nobody Loves You, Allegiance, The Distant Bells, The Last Goodbye, US, Clueless, The Black Suits, The Nightingale, The Yellow Wood. TV: One Life to Live (Markko), Beyond the Break. Film: Every Little Step (documentary). BFA from NYU.
Lindsay originated the role of Robin in Lysistrata Jones at Dallas Theatre Center, then enjoyed an amazing run Off-Broadway with the Transport Group. Broadway: Hairspray (u/s Penny, Female Authority Figure), Legally Blonde (u/s Enid, Serena, Kate/Chutney). Other favorites: All Shook Up (Natalie/Ed, Arvada Center, Carousel Dinner Theatre), Damn Yankees (Lola), Oklahoma! (Ado Annie AND Aunt Eller). www.LindsayNicoleChambers.com.
Alexander is making his Broadway debut with this production. Credits include Lysistrata Jones (Transport Group); A Chorus Lineand The Light in the Piazza (Marriott Lincolnshire); Annie Get Your Gun (Ravinia Festival); The Producers (North Carolina Theater); and the role of Taylor in the film Were the World Mine (Speak Productions).
Kat is excited to put the “spicy” back in Cleonice after an amazing run with The Transport Group! She was last seen on Broadway inWest Side Story where she understudied and performed the iconic roles of Maria AND Anita and appeared in the first national tour of Disney’s High School Musical. On TV, she recently made her Law & Order debut as a disgruntled Latina Bridezilla and has appeared on Sondheim! The Birthday Concert, Dancing with the Stars, The Tony Awards® and on QVC selling “shooties.”
Broadway/National Tour: Memphis, The Lion King, Sweet Charity(Helene U/S perf); Off Broadway: Lysistrata Jones (Mhyrinne); regional: The Wiz (Dorothy), Bring It On The Musical (Featured), Candide (NYC Opera), Ain’t Misbehavin’ (Charlaine), Princess: A New Musical, Chicago (Featured), Footloose (Wendy Jo, U/S Rusty),Aida, Nights on Broadway III, Shrek: The Musical (NY Workshop); Television/Film: As the World Turns (Hair Stylist), Step Up 3. www.laquetsharnell.com
Teddy is making his Broadway debut with Lysistrata Jones. He is thrilled to be returning to Lysistrata Jones after originating the role of Harold in the Off-Broadway production. Tours: Disney’s High School Musical (Ripper). Regional: Spring Awakening (Otto/Dance Captain), The Last Smoker in America, World Premiere (Jimmy). TV:One Life To Live, Starr X’d Lovers, The View, Jerseylicious, Tina Suganh’s So Good. Film: Dark Horse. Teddy-Toye.com
Alex is making his Broadway debut with this production. Credits include Lysistrata Jones (Transport Group); Academy (in South Korea); Lost in Yonkers (Paper Mill Playhouse, Cleveland Play House, Maltz Jupiter Theatre); Mrs. Sharp (Playwrights Horizons);Speech & Debate (Lyric Stage Company of Boston); and a recurring role on HBO’s Bored to Death. Also a composer and lyricist, Alex’s work was seen in NYMF 2010. Check out www.AlexWyse.com.
Broadway: The Color Purple (Sophia u/s & swing); Chicago (Mama Morton); Regional: Hairspray, Hello Dolly, Beehive, Rocky Horror,Smokey Joe’s, The Who’s Tommy, Dreamgirls, Once on this Island,Jelly’s Last Jam (Suzi Award), Crowns. B.F.A. Millikin University; M.F.A. University of Florida; lavonfisherwilson.com.
B’way: Wicked (Glinda u/s), Nt’l tour: Wicked 2nd nt’l/San Francisco (Glinda standby). Others: Hairspray (Amber), Hair (Jeanie),Sideshow (Violet), Phantom Of The Opera (Christine), Pride & Prejudice (Rochester Opera), Pregnancy Pact (Yale). Baldwin-Wallace 08′. Gratitude to the creatives, Nicolosi, teachers, friends, family & her canine daughter Pearl! www.LibbyServais.com
Broadway; Catch Me If You Can, Women On The Verge…(Telephone Repairman, Carlos u/s), The Addams Family, Crybaby(Male Trio), La Cage Aux Folles, Wicked. Other: On The Town(Encores!), Aida (Tour), Minskys (Ahmanson). Film: I Am Legend,The Producers. Love to my Family, Parker and Mark.
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Tours: Wicked – Fiyero cover. NY: Winner Take All (Fringe), Peter And I (Araca). Regionally: Light in the Piazza (Maine State), RENT(Hangar Theatre), Aida (Drury Lane), Altar Boyz (DC Premiere). Film: 3 of a Kind. TV: Pan Am. For mom.