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2024 Cast & Crew

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Dinner is served at 6:30 pm and is available for those attending any performance time as well as those not attending a show.

Adrian Graff
Butch (Dangerville), Oscar Delancey/Ensemble (Newsies)

Adrian is thrilled to be performing in this summer's productions at Pickleville Playhouse! He is from Fort Lauderdale, Florida and is currently a freshman at the University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music pursuing a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Acting. His favorite acting style is comedic and he has performed stand-up comedy at numerous venues. He is pursuing a career as an actor in TV, film, and theater.

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Ally Yardley
Pianist u/s (Dangerville)

Ally is SO thrilled to be making a reappearance at Pickleville this summer! Though Ally is a classically trained pianist, she absolutely loves the improvisatory nature of the piano in the shows at Pickleville. In addition to improvising, Ally enjoys composing her own works, performing at Weddings/Events, and teaching piano lessons. She also loves accompanying, and recently took third place in the collegiate division of Utah’s 2024 Young Collaborative Pianists Competition. Having recently declared a minor in Psychological Science before she graduates from Weber State University next Spring, she is also beginning a research project this summer involving Mind + Body Connection in Musicians. Ally is looking forward to a busy summer full of performances, teaching, research, and PRACTICE!

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Chase Nylander
Specs (Newsies)

Chase is currently a sophomore at the University of Wyoming pursuing a BFA in Musical Theatre Performance, and a minor in Dance. This has been what his life is recently, because, as we know, theatre is very time consuming. He wouldn't trade it for the world though, with all the friends made in theatre, and the fun had during productions. Chase plays guitar and loves singing with friends whenever he gets the chance. When they're not getting destroyed by snow storms in Wyoming, he enjoys hiking, camping, swimming, ultimate frisbee, or basically anything there is to do outside!

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David Carver
Wiesel/Ensemble (Newsies)

David couldn’t be more incredibly excited to spend his first summer at the Playhouse with such amazing artists on and off the stage! Since “Newsies” is a special show that he’s been a huge fan of forever, he can't wait to bring several characters to life on the Pickleville Stage! David was born and raised in Pittsburgh, PA. When he isn’t performing, you can find him exploring new coffee shops or watching an early 2000’s Rom Com! He hopes you have a great time, and enjoy this AMAZING show!

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Elijah Paruzynski
Clyde (Dangerville), Davey (Jack u/s) (Newsies)

Hailing from Chicago, Elijah is over the moon to be making his Pickleville debut this summer. Currently pursuing his BFA in Musical Theatre at Webster University's Sargent Conservatory of Theatre Arts in St. Louis, Elijah was most recently seen as the roving guitarist and Andrey/Old Prince Bolkonsky understudy in "Natasha, Pierre, and the Great Comet of 1812" and Caleb in "The Spitfire Grill." The amazement from watching broadway’s “Newsies” was a primary force in motivating Elijah to pursue a career in theatre arts, and he hopes the audience feels a similar amazement from watching Pickleville’s productions.

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Eliza K Hall
Medda Larkin (Newsies)
Eliza would be wandering the earth aimlessly if she was not joining the Pickleville team and living at beautiful Bear Lake this summer. Luckily, she is blessed to be back for her 3rd year! She and her husband (Taylor Seth Hall) and their five furry babies enjoy RV living, traveling and doing what they love (theatre, duh). You can find Eliza working as a nanny when she’s not acting. On the off chance she is doing neither and relaxing (gasp), she is walking with her dogs or game-nighting the night away with friends and family.
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Jackson Clapier
Les (Newsies)
Jack has been singing and performing Newsies on his kitchen table for his family since he was 3 years old. So joining the Pickleville cast this summer has got him BEYOND excited! When not involved in school plays or sports, Jack loves to play with cousins and friends, read books, and tease his younger siblings.
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Jaycee Harris
Bonnie (Dangerville), Tommy Boy/Ensemble (Newsies)
Jaycee is thrilled, overjoyed, exhilarated, and delighted to be back at Pickleville Playhouse! You may recognize her from last Summer and Fall - and she is so grateful to create more ridiculousness this year. Jaycee graduated from Weber State University with a BA in Musical Theatre, and has also enjoyed Stage Managing and Performing in recent Pickleville On Tour productions as well. She hopes you have an incredible time with all of us here at the playhouse!
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Jessica Cerreta
Cassidy (Dangerville), Buttons/Ensemble (Newsies)

Jessica could not be more excited to make her  Pickleville Playhouse debut this summer! She was born and raised in Hopewell Junction, New York and recently graduated from Syracuse University with her BFA in Musical Theatre. Bleed Orange! Recent Credits: Syracuse Stage, Cortland Repertory Theatre, Redhouse Arts Center, and LegoLand NY. In her free time she loves to read, consume any content related to the TV show "Dance Moms", and search for dairy-free recipes.

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Jordan Linton
Race (Newsies)

Jordan Linton is very excited to be making his Pickleville Playhouse debut this summer. From the age of 8, when Jordan began his dance training, he could not be separated from the dance studio which is where his love of performing grew. Currently, Jordan is a rising senior at the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point where he is double majoring with a BFA in Musical Theatre and BA in Dance. He hopes you enjoy the show! @jordan_linton

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Jordan Todd Brown
Mayor Dingus/Script Advisor (Dangerville)
Jordan's excited to be back for his one millionth season at Pickleville! Other than PvP, Jordan has over 10 years of experience studying and performing improvisational and sketch comedy. His professional training began at the Upright Citizens Brigade in Los Angeles. He has performed and directed in the New York Theatre Festival and countless improv festivals across the U.S. and abroad. As a veteran at Pickleville he has been a part of many of their productions, including performing, writing, directing, and teaching improv at summer camps. Jordan is also a proud member of the acclaimed Story Pirates, an educational media company whose aim is to “nurture and inspire big thinkers, dreamers and creative problem solvers of tomorrow” by adapting kids’ written stories and ideas to the world stage. Jordan's latest venture has been starting his own improv workshops through Wahoo Academy. Look us up on Facebook!
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Josh Musselman
Pianist & Underscore Composer (Dangerville)
Josh Musselman is a conductor, pianist, and composer from Logan, Utah. He has received numerous awards for his piano playing, including twice winning the Utah State University Concerto Competition, as well as being named USU’s Music Talent of the Year. Josh’s compositions have been featured on radio broadcasts across Utah, in competitions, and in live concerts. Recently, Josh premiered his Invictus with the American Festival Chorus and Orchestra for their Veteran’s Day program. Josh began playing the piano at age 8, and started singing with the American Festival Chorus at 15. Throughout his choral career, Josh has been privileged to sing, compose, and conduct for such artists as Andrea Boccelli, Alex Boyé, Diamond Rio, Gentri, Kurt Bestor, and Jenny Oaks Baker, to name a few. He received his bachelors degree in piano performance at Utah State, where he also just finished his masters degree in choral conducting. During his time as a student, Josh was the primary conductor of the USU Treble Choir, and his choral compositions have been featured in every USU choral concert for the past two years. Now that his degree is finished, Josh will begin teaching choir at Fremont High School this coming fall! Josh is married to his beautiful wife, Beth Anne. He loves spending time with her and their 6-month-old son, Liam. Beth Anne currently coaches the U-12 water polo team in Cache Valley, so they’ve been driving all over Utah to cheer on their players! Together they love to adventure, play board games (they have more than 50—yikes!), cook, and travel.
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Katja Roberts
Bonnie (Dangerville), Jo-Jo/Ensemble (Newsies)

Katja is so thrilled to be heading back to Utah for her 2nd summer in a row! If you have been to Pickleville Playhouse in the past, you might recognize her as a red mermaid or a blind British pop star. Kat is from the sunshine state, St. Petersburg, FL and will be going into her senior year at Ohio Northern University getting her BFA in Musical Theatre with a minor in social media.

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Michael Hartman
Albert (Newsies)
Michael Hartman is from Portland Oregon, but attended the University of Utah and has worked in several theatres around the Salt Lake City Area! He most recently has performed all around the U.S. in several productions. Credits Include: The Prom (Pioneer Theatre Company), Xanadu and The Wizard of Oz (Cortland Rep. Theatre) A Christmas Carol (Wagon Wheel Theatre) and CATS (Suncoast Broadway)
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Morgan Horsburgh
Swing (Newsies)

For the past few years, Morgan's been rocking the community theatre scene in Logan, Utah. From belting out tunes to busting moves, Morgan's done it all.
You might've caught her in the spotlight in "Newsies" and "Catch Me If You Can" with Music Theatre West, where she brought the house down with her infectious energy. And let's not forget her killer dance moves with Pickleville on Tour! When Morgan's not busy stealing the show, you'll probably find her in front of a screen, gaming like a pro, or snuggled up with her adorable kitten, Rodrick.

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Nathan Kremin
The Outlaws (Dangerville)
When asked what he'd like to be remembered for, Nathan somberly replied, "I don't know... I'd like them to remember that I could grow a mustache, I suppose." Well, if his headshot proves anything, it's that he could definitely grow a mustache. Nathan is excited to be on the Pickleville stage for his sixth season at the Playhouse! He is currently pursuing a major in Law & Constitutional Studies at Utah State University with the goal of eventually practicing law. He and his wife, Kenzie, are located in Cache Valley and have a beautiful baby girl who brightens their lives immeasurably. He thanks God every day for the amazing life he's been blessed with. "Enjoy the shenanigans!"
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Parker Beus

Parker claims Cache Valley as home at this point and loves living in Smithfield, UT with his wonderful wife and three beautiful children. Besides getting back into changing diapers, he enjoys pretending he can run, spending too much on plants, and watching Bluey with his kids. Parker is grateful to be back on the Pickleville stage and doing such a fun show.

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Patrick Despain
Les (Newsies)

Patrick loves to sing and perform, but his real love is playing soccer, shooting hoops, or throwing a football at any chance.
Summertime spent at Bear Lake is also a joy--wake surfing, riding four-wheelers, swimming, and eating rice crispy shakes!
Lastly, Patrick love animals, especially bunnies and guinea pigs.

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Peyton Davis
Stage Manager (Dangerville), Crutchie (Newsies)

Peyton recently moved to Houston, Texas but is thrilled to be back for another amazing summer with Pickleville! He was last seen on stage as Flounder in The Little Mermaid and has held many positions behind the scenes over the years. Peyton is a proud graduate of Weber State University where he studied Musical Theatre. He is quite busy around these parts, but you can almost always find him fixing something, listening to true-crime podcasts, or drinking an intense amount of Dr Pepper.

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Roberto Silva-Neto
Romeo (Newsies)
Roberto is currently a rising senior musical theatre major at Otterbein University. Born in Brazil and raised in rural New Hampshire, Roberto loves spending time with his friends and family. At school, he enjoys being outside, going to the gym, and watching Game of Thrones with his roommates. Roberto is extremely excited to be performing at Pickleville Playhouse in such a monumental show like Newsies. This upcoming January, Roberto plans to move to New York City in hopes to pursue his career in the theater. Enjoy the show! @robertosilvaneto
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Ryland Despain
Mayor Dingus u/s (Dangerville), Morris Delancey/Roosevelt (Newsies)

Ryland is thrilled to be joining the Pickleville family this summer! He was recently seen in Hale Center Theatre's  productions of Newsies (Roosevelt) and A Christmas Carol. Ryland has also worked with several theater companies in Utah and around the United States, including The Glimmerglass Festival in Cooperstown, New York, and Tuacahn Amphitheater in Ivins, Utah. He is currently studying Musical Theatre at UVU. Ryland is a native of St George, Utah.

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Stanton Allen
Pulitzer (Newsies)

Stanton grew up in Hyde Park, Utah. He and his wife, Julie, have 6 awesome kids. Stanton loves being involved in the theater community in Cache Valley. He loves to ski, hike, camp and spend time with his family. He is a pediatric dentist in Providence, Utah and has other businesses that keep him busy as well.

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Sutton Kaylor
Clyde (Dangerville), Jack (Newsies)

Sutton is thrilled to be joining the Pickleville family this summer! He is currently a rising Junior at the University of Michigan studying Musical Theatre. Sutton is joining the cast all the way from Simsbury Connecticut, but was actually born just a few hours away in Salt Lake City. This summer marks his first time back to Utah and he couldn't be more excited! He enjoys writing music and jamming with his guitar.

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Taylor Seth Hall
Snyder (Newsies)
Back for more in year FOUR! Taylor is thrilled to be back on Pickleville stage with his wife, Eliza! Taylor was trained in acting at Southern Utah University, and has been performing onstage professionally since 2019. Additionally, he works as an online youth mentor, an A.I. chatbot trainer, and an audiobook narrator. He is the producer and proprietor of Storytime Classics Audio, where he frequently releases his readings of the best children's stories and poems, often for free!
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Tori Adler
Cassidy (Dangerville), Katherine (Newsies)
Tori is super thrilled to be apart of Pickleville’s summer lineup! She is a recent graduate of Anderson University with a BA in Musical Theatre. She loves all things nature, and can be found spending her free time hiking or camping. After the season wraps up, Tori will be heading home to get married to the love of her life. She hopes you all enjoy the show!
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Alexis Lilya
Light Board Op (Dangerville), Stage Manager (Newsies)

Alexis recently graduated from USU in May 2023 and since then has been working as a theatre technician at the King Fine Arts Center in Idaho. She loves it and loves being able to continue to make theatre. This will be Alexis's first Pickleville summer! She could not be more excited to work with all of the amazing actors and technicians involved at the playhouse! When not working, Alexis can be found trying new foods, playing video games, and hanging out with her amazing husband, Archie.

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Anni Molgard
Audio Engineer

Anni Molgard is a recent graduate, having earned their BFA in Technical Theatre and Stage Management. Anni is a lover of all things theatre and has been taking every opportunity to grow as a young theatre artist! In their spare time you can them reading, creating art, and spending time with their friends and family. Anni is thrilled to be joining the Pickleville team for their first year!

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Camille Chandler
Sound Designer/Audio Engineer
Camille is so excited to be back at Pickleville Playhouse for her third summer in-a-row getting to do what she absolutely loves! She is a Registered Nurse by day and a Theatre Techie the rest of the time. She has been an Audio Engineer and/or Sound Designer for around 40 different productions! She wants to thank her awesome parents, Ron and Wendy, for always supporting her and her super handsome boyfriend, Josh, for always being by her side and putting up with her crazy schedule!
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Mackenzie Krull
Light Board Op

Mackenzie is currently a sophomore at the University of Nebraska Lincoln majoring in Theatre Arts Design/Technology with an emphasis in Light Design. She is really looking forward to this summer since it will be her first ever seasonal theatre opportunity. Mackenzie is more of a home body than anything else, but she's hoping to get some chances to hike and explore northern Utah this summer during her free time.

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Andrea Davis

Andrea has been involved with Pickleville since its beginning. She recently returned to the stage after a 30 year hiatus, performing alongside her kids and grandson as Grandma, in our last two renditions of The Addams Family. Andrea remembers peeling bark off of the logs that were used to build the theater and later nailing on the tin roof of the cookout while 9 months pregnant with Sharli, her 3rd child. When not working on things at Pickleville, she is busy loving kids and grandkids.

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Bodie Brower
Graphic/Website Design, Video, Photo

It’s been some of the best times to be a part of the visual department of Pickleville Playhouse for over 21 years. Bodie currently works full time at his own graphic/web/video/etc. design studio (Bodwa Productions) he started 25 years ago. Every day is an exciting day! Bodie is happily married to his sweet, bubbly wife Kathryn and currently lives in Cedar City, UT. He is the father of 3 fantastic and energetic kids, and has the privilege of being a bonus dad to two more! He enjoys going to Disneyland or Cruise with his family or a solving any fun, creative escape rooms they can find! If someone forces him, he will eat an occasional maple bar or 3.  He loves all things Zelda related, esp the epic music soundtracks from the last 7 years.

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Dean Bressler
Lighting Designer

Dean is excited to come back for his fifth year working with Pickleville Playhouse! He is currently a first year grad student at the Johnny Carson School of Theatre and Film in Lincoln Nebraska. He spent the previous three years teaching lighting design at Snow College. Dean received his Associate of Science in Technical Theatre and his Bachelor of Arts in Design and Technical Management with an emphasis in Lighting Design from Weber State University.

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Derek Davis
Writer/Director (Dangerville)

Is it really summer already? Time flies when you're having fun! Since closing The Play That Goes Wrong last fall, Derek has spent most of his free time writing and directing Pickleville's 2024 melodrama hit, Welcome to Dangerville. He also enjoys traveling the world with his now family of four (25 countries and counting) and doing silly dances on Instagram with his talented wife, Whitley. You can check out their adventures @theglobetrotterfamily. Derek and Whitley are also the crazy couple behind "Pickleville Camps" (Pickleville's insanely fun summer camps). Check out PicklevilleCamps.com for more information. Hope you enjoy the show!

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Kenzie Davis Kremin
Director (Newsies)

Kenzie is stoked for another summer season at Pickleville! She has been waiting for the day Newsies comes to the Pickleville stage and cannot wait to direct so many talented actors. Kenzie has spent the last year settling into her new role as "Mom" to the sweetest little girl and loving every minute. "Thank you so much for making memories with us. See you at the Playhouse!"

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Sharli Davis King
Choreographer (Newsies)

Newsies! Newsies! Pickleville is finally doing NEWSIES and Sharli is thrilled to be a part of it! She saw Newsies in NYC during its closing weekend in 2014 and it has been her dream to choreograph it ever since. Dreams are coming true this summer! Sharli lives in Cache Valley with her husband, Andy, and their four girls. She enjoys High Fitness, running, and her Peloton bike, as well as reading, laying by the pool, and eating ice cream cones.

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TJ Davis
Music Director

TJ is excited to be music directing both amazing productions this summer.  He has written, directed, starred in and/or produced over a decade and a half of shows for Pickleville including the hilarious Juandito/Bandito series.  TJ and his wife Erin are now working mainly on the "On Tour" side of Pickleville's family-friendly entertainment business.  To find out about the next exciting Pickleville productions coming to a theatre near you (aka Pickleville Christmas 2024 in Logan, SLC, and Idaho Falls), text “tour” to TJ’s community phone number (435) 291-5061.

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Whitley Osborn Davis
Costumer Designer, Choreographer (Dangerville)

We're at it again! So excited to create some awesomeness alongside some of my favorite people in the world. Whitley graduated from BYU with a degree in Music Dance Theatre in 2014. Hobbies include: bugging her husband, kissing her babies, baking treats, wrestling her puppy, traveling, and dancing awkwardly in public. For the last few years, Whitley and her family have been making fools of themselves while documenting it all on Instagram. Follow along on their crazy adventure: @theglobetrotterfamily.

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