Bridget - Sarah Charles
Captain Lancey - Josh Johnston*
Doalty - Luke Hoback
Hugh - Brett Moellenberg
Jimmy Jack - Andrew Miller
Lieutenant Yolland - Dan Berlingeri
Maire - Ariella Serur
Manus - Matt Madden
Owen - Matt Prigge
Sarah - Yanna Lantz
Female Understudy - Laura Brennan
Male Understudy - Ari Veach
Male Understudy - Johnny Shea
Male Understudy - Jordan Friend
• Understudies never substitute for listed players unless a specific announcement for the appearance is made at the time of the performance.
• *Appears courtesy of Actors' Equity Association
Daniel Berlingeri (Lieutenant Yolland) is a senior acting major from Sandy Hook, Connecticut. His Ithaca College main-stage credits include Angelo in Measure for Measure, Uncle Peck in How I Learned to Drive, and Sir Williams in Coram Boy. Also at IC, he played Joe Pitt in Angels in America and Tom in Five Flights. Other credits include Max in Lend Me a Tenor,Mr. Scary in Junie B. Jones, Dennis in This Is Our Youth, Franz Liebkind in The Producers, and Danny Zuko in Grease. “Special thanks for the unconditional love and support of Mom, Dad, Adam, Grace, and the Brogarden.”
Laura Brennan (Female Understudy) is a sophomore acting major from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Her previous Ithaca College credits include Claire in Proof with the Directing II ensemble and Doris in Brad Carrigan, American with IC No Bucks. “Special thanks to Susannah for this incredible opportunity. Thanks also to God, my family, and my friends for their endless love and support.”
Sarah Charles (Bridget) is a senior musical theatre major from Baltimore, Maryland. Her Ithaca College main-stage credits include Children of Eden and Baby. Credits outside of Ithaca College include Trip to Bountiful, Titanic, and Junie B. Jones: Jingle Bells, Batman Smells at the Hangar Theatre. “Love to Dad, Mom, Walt, and Noah.”
Jordan Friend (Male Understudy) is a freshman acting major from Chevy Chase, Maryland. His Ithaca College credits include Bill Clinton, Benjamin Franklin, and various other roles in 44 Plays for 44 Presidents with No Bucks. Other credits include King Arthur in Spamalot,Macbeth in Macbeth, Nathan Detroit in Guys and Dolls, and Bobby Strong in Urinetown. “Thank you to Susannah for this incredible opportunity and to my wonderful family for all their support.”
Luke Hoback (Doalty) is a senior musical theatre major from Boulder, Colorado. His previous Ithaca College main-stage credits include Dancer in Illuminated Bodies, Choir Boy in Coram Boy, Harry/Doctor/Dancer in Chicago, and Abel in Children of Eden. Other credits include Dickon in The Secret Garden at Broadway in Boulder Studios and Theseus in A Midsummer Night's Dream with Ithaca Shakespeare Company. "Thank you to Susannah, the production team, and the rest of the cast for making this an amazing experience. Also thank you to my family, Michael, and my dog Willy for their constant support, and to 2013 for being the best class anyone could ask for!"
Joshua Johnston* (Captain Lancey) is a senior acting major. His Ithaca College credits include Bachelor Holiday, The Light in the Piazza, and Measure for Measure. “This one’s for Little Bear.”
Yanna Lantz (Sarah) is a senior acting major from Tyngsboro, Massachusetts. Her Ithaca College credits include Chorus and Understudy in Electra, Female Understudy in Five Flights, Ensemble in Dirty War Project and 4.48 Psychosis, and Marci in Almost, ME. She was an acting apprentice at the Williamstown Theatre Festival and studied classical acting for a semester at the London Academy of Royal and Dramatic Art. “’We are the music makers, and we are the dreamers of dreams." —Arthur O'Shaughnessy/Willy Wonka
Matt Madden (Manus) is a sophomore musical theatre major from Newtown, Connecticut. His Ithaca College main-stage credits include the Priest Cover/Male Understudy in The Light in the Piazza and Provost/Angelo Understudy in Measure for Measure. Other roles include Bellboy in Titanic: The Musical and Jeremy Jacob in How I Became a Pirate at the Hangar Theatre in Ithaca, New York. “Many thanks to Susannah for this fantastic opportunity, and to my family, 2015, and Hannah for their endless love and support. Enjoy the show!”
Andrew Miller (Jimmy Jack) is a senior acting major from Solon, Ohio. His Ithaca College main-stage credits include Skeets Miller in Floyd Collins, Martin Harrison/Ensemble in Chicago, Doctor/Ensemble in Baby, and Ensemble in The Dirty War Project. Other credits include Hysterium in A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum, and Gangster #2 in The Drowsy Chaperone. He would like to thank the cast, crew, and creative team for their incredible work. “Thanks also to Susannah for experiences that have no words—Latin, Greek, or Gaelic—to describe them. I'd like to dedicate my performance to my friends at the Dad House. I wouldn't have gotten this far without you all."
Brett Moellenberg (Hugh) is a senior acting major from Phoenix, Arizona. His Ithaca College main-stage credits includeMuch Ado about Nothing, Electra,
and Coram Boy. Other Ithaca College credits include Far Away and director of The Yellow Boat. He is a summer artist in residence at the St. Thomas Playhouse in Sun Valley, Idaho. “A million thanks to my parents for their constant support and dim sum and to Susannah and this inspiring cast. All my love to the girl on Pleasant Street. This show is dedicated to my sister.”
Matt Prigge (Owen) is a senior acting major from Pearl River, New York. His Ithaca College credits include Messenger in Electra, Sylvio in Dirty War Project,Male Cover in the Five Flights, and several On the Verge readings. He was in IC Underground productions of The Zoo Story, Reasons to Be Pretty, and Largo Desolato, and directed 4.48 Psychosis. “Huge thanks and love to Susannah for this opportunity, and to the fantastic cast and production team that have come together to bring this beautiful play to life. I dedicate this performance to my grandfather, Albert "Buddy" Farrell, a man who has inspired me for as long as I can remember, and who constantly reminds me
of how great my Irish heritage is.”
Ariella Serur (Maire) is a junior musical theatre major from Bellmore, New York. Her Ithaca College credits include Sarah in Women and Wallace, Female
Swing in Baby, Ensemble in The Light in the Piazza, and Ensemble in The Dirty War Project. Other credits include Kate Mullins in Titanic: The Musical, Swill in How I Became a Pirate, and Peggy in a staged reading of Tim Pickney’s A Perfect Blendship at the Hangar Theatre. "Endless thanks to Susannah for this beautiful opportunity and to the cast and crew for making this such a wonderful experience. Much love to my family both in Bellmore and at IC. Enjoy!"
Johnny Shea (Male Understudy) is a freshman musical theatre major from Fairfield, Connecticut. He is making his Ithaca College debut with Translations.
His credits outside of Ithaca College include Don Quixote in Man of La Mancha, Jesus in Jesus Christ Superstar with Staples Players, and Bobby Strong in Urinetown. “I am ecstatic to have had the opportunity to work on this production, and I hope that everyone enjoys the show.”
Ari Veach (Male Understudy) is a sophomore acting major from Herndon, Virginia. His Ithaca College main-stage credits include Abhorson in Measure for Measure. Outside of Ithaca, he played Baptista Minola in Taming of the Shrew and Master Ford in The Merry Wives of Windsor, both at the Theatre Under the Stars in New Hampshire. “Thanks to Mom and Dad for their continued love and support; to the cast and creative team of Translations for putting together such a special experience; to Susannah for her warmth, insight, and vision; to TUTS 2012 for helping me find my passion again; and to Paula and Cynthia for their teachings, guidance, and for never giving up on me.”