White Christmas

Meet Us

JAMES
CLOW
TRISTA
MOLDOVAN
JEREMY
BENTON
KAITLYN
DAVIDSON
CONRAD
JOHN SCHUCK
PAMELA
MYERS
RYAN
REILLY
AVA
DELLAPIETRA
ELIZABETH
CRAWFORD
DANNY
GARDNER
CLIFF
BEMIS
MADDY
APPLE
CRAIG
BLAKE
LAURIE
DIFILIPPO
JOE
GRANDY
KRISTYN
POPE
KATIE
ROONEY
NATASHA
SCEARSE
MARIA
BRIGGS
DREW
HUMPHREY
GUY
MANNICK
ANN-NGAIRE
MARTIN
AMANDA
PHILLIPS
JAKE
PRIMMERMAN
SEAN
QUINN
RACHEL
RHODES-DEVEY
DANIEL J.
SELF
KELLY
SHEEHAN
KELLY
SKIDMORE

JAMES CLOW

(Bob Wallace)

Broadway: White Christmas, Assassins, Wonderful Town, Company, She Loves Me, Blood Brothers. Madison Square Garden: Peter Pan. City Center’s Encores!: Pipe Dream and A Tree Grows in Brooklyn. Off-Broadway: Marc Blitzstein’s Juno. National tours: Les Misérables, Jekyll & Hyde, Oklahoma!, Sunset Boulevard, Jesus Christ Superstar and Into the Woods. TV: “The Good Wife,” PBS’s “Great Performances—Sondheim: A Celebration at Carnegie Hall” and “Live from Lincoln Center—Passion.” James holds a B.F.A. from Syracuse University, and has attended the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Arts and Groundlings Improv. Proud AEA member since 1985.

TRISTA MOLDOVAN

(Betty Haynes)

has been seen on Broadway and in numerous theaters around the country as Christine Daae in PHANTOM OF THE OPERA (Denver Ovation Nomination, Broadway's celebrated 10,000th performance). Select regional: Sophia Grey in SENSE AND SENSIBILITY, Denver Theater Center, Maggie in CAT ON A HOT TIN ROOF, Arkansas Repertory Theater, and SIMEON'S GIFT with Julie Andrews. She has headlined with the Omaha Symphony and was named Cleveland's Citizen of the Week for her production of "Songs for the Cure", a benefit at Playhouse Square for the Susan G. Koman Race for the Cure for breast cancer. Love to Stephen and family.

JEREMY BENTON

(Phil Davis)

Recent Credits:  Don Lockwood in Singin In the Rain (Gateway Playhouse), Wally Winston/Tap Choreographer in Animal Crackers (Denver Center), Phil Davis in White Christmas (Westchester Broadway). Jeremy was recently on the road with the National Tour of Anything Goes, where he played opposite Rachel York in both the roles of Billy Crocker and Lord Evelyn Oakleigh. He was last seen on Broadway in the revival of 42nd Street, performing the role of Billy Lawlor opposite Shirley Jones. Favorite roles include Kenneth Gibson in Lyric Theatre’s Call Me Madam opposite Beth Leavel, and Jimmy Shreve (Off-Broadway) in Storyville opposite Deborah Cox. Much thanks to Randy, Binder, and CTG! Happy Holidays! www.jeremybenton.net

KAITLYN DAVIDSON

(Judy Haynes)

is overjoyed to be dancing in the snow with this incredible team! Broadway: Cinderella (u/s Ella, Gabrielle); Nice Work If You Can Get It (Original Cast/Asst. Dance Captain). National Tour: Irving Berlin’s White Christmas. New York: Jane Austen’s Pride and Prejudice, A Musical (Caroline Bingley) NYMF. Favorite Regional: 42nd Street (Peggy) Marriott Lincolnshire; A Chorus Line (Val) Pioneer Theater Company; La Cage Aux Folles (Anne) Maltz Jupiter; Into the Woods (Rapunzel) PCLO. Training: CCM. Many thanks to Randy, Jason and Binder Casting, DGRW, and all of her teachers along the way. Love and gratitude to the amazing tap legend and teacher, Shirley Marley. www.kaitlyn-davidson.com.

CONRAD JOHN SCHUCK

(General Waverly)

In 50 years as an actor, John has appeared on Broadway in Annie with Sarah Jesica Parker, Annie Get Your Gun with Rena and Nice Work If You Can Get It with Matthew Broderick. London enjoyed him in The Caine Mutiny with Charleton Heston. Movie fans saw him as Painlees in M*A*S*H, Klingon Ambassador in Star Trek IV & VI, Outrageous Fortune with Bette Midler and Woody Allen’s Curse of the Jade Scorpion. His first screen kiss was Elizabeth Taylor. On television he played Sgt. Enright in McMillan and Wife with Rock Hudson. Recent TV guest roles included Law and Order and Law and Order SVU.

PAMELA MYERS

(Martha Watson)

Ms. Myers is the first graduate of the famed Musical Theater Program at the University of Cincinnati College Conservatory of Music. Upon graduation she was cast in Company for which she was nominated for a Tony Award. She came full circle with the composer of Company, Stephen Sondheim, back on Broadway in the revival of Into The Woods in 2001 and starring in the regional Premiere of Sondheim On Sondheim at Great Lakes Theatre Festival in 2012. In 2014 she helped create and performed in Sondheim Originals at the Eugene O’Neill Center. She has also starred in regional theaters around the country in such shows as Harold and Maude, Gypsy, Sweeny Todd, Sunday In The Park With George, I Do I Do, Annie Get Your Gun and Steel Magnolias. She had the pleasure of working with Charles Schulz creating the role of Peppermint Patty in Snoopy. She appeared with Marvin Hamlisch and Jerry Herman on In Performance at the White House on PBS and guest starred on numerous TV shows such as Happy Days, Alice, Starsky and Hutch, Major Dad and Sha Na Na. She has guest starred with the Boston Pops, the Cincinnati Pops and the Carnegie Hall Tribute to Judy Garland. She loves teaching Musical Theater Performance as well as Cabaret Performance and recently became a grandmother!

RYAN REILLY

(Ralph Sheldrake, u/s Bob Wallace)

NYC: Within the Law (Metropolitan Playhouse), The Short Fall and Woyzeck (Toy Box Theatre Co.). Regional Highlights: Tom in The Glass Menagerie (Theatreworks, Colorado Springs), Cliff in Cabaret (Music Theatre of CT), Antipholus in The Boys From Syracuse and Patrick in Mame (Drury Lane Chicago), A Christmas Carol, The Light in the Piazza, and Hairspray (Marriott Theatre Chicago). George Bailey in It’s A Wonderful Life The Radio Play (Alhambra Theatre, FL). Ryan can also be seen in the web series The Pick Up Chicks. BFA-UW-Stevens Point. Happy Holidays everyone!

AVA DELLAPIETRA

(Susan Waverly)

age 9, is thrilled to play Susan in White Christmas.  In 2013, Ava played Little Cosette in the National Tour of Les Miserables.   She was born on Long Island, NY.  Her first public performance was at the age of 4. Recently, Ava performed for the World Science Festival Gala at "Jazz at Lincoln Center" singing "Naughty" from Matilda. She can often be seen lending her voice to social causes by performing at benefits in New York City.   Ava thanks her agent Nancy Carson, Carson-Adler; her voice coach Michael Livering; her acting coach Bryan Radtke as well as her family. www.avadellapietra.com

ELIZABETH CRAWFORD

(Susan Waverly)

is elated for her national tour debut! Recent performances include: Sound of Music (Gretl), Les Miserables (Young Cosette) and Fiddler on the Roof (Ensemble) at Woodland Theatre Company. Love to: Mom and Dad, her four siblings, grandparents, Shallyn, family and friends. Thanks to: Rochelle Shulman/RKS Management, Barry Kolker/Carson-Kolker, Denise Simon, Doug Jabara, Eva Kendrick, Doug Hodge, and her teachers at JLDC and Fay. Believe in your dreams!

DANNY GARDNER

(Mike, Sheldrake u/s, Regency Room & Ed Sullivan Announcer)

Credits: The National tour of 42nd Street, The National Symphonic Tour of Here To Stay – The Gershwin Experience. Four shows at the two-time Tony award winning Goodspeed Opera House; most recently Frank in Show Boat, Nine shows at Merry-Go-Round Playhouse, including the world premiere of Neurosis, Noah Racey’s Pulse at Asolo Repertory Theatre, the world premiere of Swingtime Salute on the USS Wisconsin Battleship,  Bach at Leipzig at People’s Light & Theatre Company, Time Step at the New Victory - NYC, and Room 17B at 59E59th Street Theatres (Drama Desk Nomination.). Upcoming: Everybody Gets Cake at 59E59th Street Theatres. www.dannyjgardner.com

CLIFF BEMIS

(Ezekiel/Snoring Man, General u/s)

originated and performed the role of Ezekiel Foster in Irving Berlin’s White Christmas, on Broadway, San Francisco, LA, and Detroit. He has worked Off-Broadway, toured nationally in The Drowsy Chaperone, and appeared in regional theatres including The Cleveland Play House, Barrington Stages, and the Pasadena Playhouse. Films include Billy, Nancy Drew, World Trade Center, Au Pair II, and dozens of TV appearances including White Collar, Law and Order SVU, One Life To Live, Dallas, and Cheers. For ten years he was the TV spokesman (“Cliff here at IHOP”) for IHOP restaurants, He also established the Cliff Bemis Music Theatre Scholarship at his alma mater, Baldwin Wallace University in Ohio. Member of Actor's Equity since 1968, visit www.cliffbemis.com

MADDY APPLE

(Ensemble)

is thrilled to be on the road again with Irving Berlin’s White Christmas! Favorite Credits: IBWC (Tour 2013), Hello, Dolly! (Goodspeed), Nunsense (MGR), Lori Leshner Dance Project.  Love and thanks to Work Light Productions, Randy, TKO, Mom, Dad, Holly, John, Ben, Harrison, and Will. www.maddyapple.com

CRAIG BLAKE

(Ensemble)

is feeling very merry to be joining Irving Berlin’s White Christmas for a second year. He has toured nationally and internationally with Grease, Thoroughly Modern Millie, and Reel to Real. Some regional favorites include My One & Only, Sugar!, and 42nd St. Graduate of Shenandoah Conservatory, BFA in Musical Theatre. Thanks to Randy, and Love to Mom and Dad!!! Happy Holidays!

LAURIE DIFILIPPO

(Swing, Rita & Rhonda u/s)

is thrilled to be traveling with this incredible cast and crew of Irving Berlin’s White Christmas. Favorite credits: Irving Berlin’s White Christmas (U/S Judy Haynes), Crazy For You (Louise), 42nd Street (Lorraine), Sweet Charity (Carmen), National Tour of Beauty and the Beast (Ensemble). This one’s for you Little Michael!

JOE GRANDY

(Ensemble)

is thrilled to return to this beautiful production! Favorite credits include: Singin’ In The Rain (Don Lockwood), Gypsy (Tulsa), My One And Only (Billy Buck Chandler), A Chorus Line (Don). Big thanks to Randy, Sally, WTG, the greatest family – snow, trees, and Christmas wishes to Jason. @JoeGrandy.

KRISTYN POPE

(Ensemble, Dance Captian)

is grateful for Randy, Work Light, the Binder family, and this wonderful opportunity! Broadway/ NYC performances include …White Christmas, Radio City Christmas…, and Gentlemen Prefer Blondes. Regional performances include Sophisticated Ladies, The Producers, Oklahoma!, 42nd Street, Thoroughly Modern Millie, Mary Poppins, and Victor/Victoria. BA Psychology, Northwestern University. PS 100Agape.

KATIE ROONEY

(Ensemble)

is thrilled to return for her second holiday season with IBWC! Favorite credits: Guys and Dolls (5th Avenue and The Ordway), Phyllis in 42nd Street (Riverside Theatre) and Anything Goes (Arizona Broadway Theatre). BFA, UCI. Thanks to Randy, Binder, and MSA. Love to Patrick and her family. For Grandma R.

NATASHA SCEARSE

(Ensemble/ u/s Rhoda)

is thrilled to return to the magic of IBWC! Tour: Irving Berlin’s White Christmas. Regional favorites: Queen Mother (Goodspeed), Crazy For You (Patsy), Xanadu (Thalia), Sweet Charity (Frenchy), The Producers, The Little Mermaid, Curtains, The Music Man, and Camelot. OCU grad.  She’d not be tappin’ without her family and friends! Ephesians 3:20.

MARIA BRIGGS

(Ensemble)

is thrilled to be with this tour and to be home for her favorite holiday! NYC: Radio City Christmas Spectacular; Favorite Regionals: Goodspeed, Ordway, Ogunquit. Much love to my parents, my brothers and sister, my niece, my ENTIRE family (it’s big), my amazing friends, Binder, Bloc, and of course Kevin!

DREW HUMPHREY

(Ensemble)

loves spending the holidays performing in IBWC! Broadway: Irving Berlin’s White Christmas (Cast Recording); New York/Tours: Of Thee I Sing (Encores!), 42nd Street (1st National); Regional: Crazy for You (Bobby Child), Singin’ In The Rain (Cosmo), Cats (Skimbleshanks), The Music Man (Tommy Djilas), West Side Story (Snowboy). Thanks to his wonderful friends and family for their overwhelming support!

GUY MANNICK

(Ensemble)

Guy is over the moon to be doing this beautiful show with these beautiful people. Favorite credits: Singin’ in the Rain (Cosmo), Crazy For You (Bobby), CATS (Alonzo), Sweet Charity (Ensemble, Oscar u/s). Special thanks to Jason Styres and everyone at Worklight for the amazing opportunity. BFA Elon University.

ANN-NGAIRE MARTIN

(Ensemble, Mrs. Snoring Man, Martha u/s)

Broadway: Grease (Patti Simcox). National Tours: Grease (Sandy), Annie (Lily St. Regis). Off-Broadway: Little Shop Of Horrors (Audrey u/s), On The Swing Shift (Maisie/Manhattan Theatre Club). Regional: Memphis (Gladys/Arkansas Rep.), White Christmas (Martha/Arkansas Rep.), Gypsy (Tessie/Westchester Broadway Theatre), 42nd Street (Maggie/Westchester Broadway Theatre), Follies (Sally Durant), Noises Off (Dotty).

AMANDA PHILLIPS

(Ensemble)

is so excited to join the IBWC family! Credits: NCBT: Grease (Sandy), Gateway Playhouse: Beauty and the Beast, West Side Story (Minnie), Legally Blonde (DA Joyce, u/s Vivienne), Spamalot, The MUNY: West Side Story (Velma), Spamalot, Alhambra: Crazy For You, Ogunquit/Gateway: 9-5, Lives of S. Webseries (Briget) You can also see her next year as Amy in the upcoming feature film "Sleepwalkers"! Love and thanks to my family, Josh, Randy, Binder, and Bloc! As always, for my dad.

JAKE PRIMMERMAN

(Ensemble)

is honored to be making his national tour debut with IBWC! Regional: Irving Berlin’s White Christmas (Westchester Broadway/Gateway), Anything Goes (NSMT), Mary Poppins (Ogunquit), 42nd Street (Engeman). TV/Film: The Rachael Ray Show, State Debate. Special thanks to Randy, Binder, and the IBWC team. Love and gratitude to family, friends and mentors. jakeprimmerman.com

SEAN QUINN

(Swing, Asst. Dance Captain)

National Tours: Dirty Rotten Scoundrels and Joseph...Dreamcoat, International tour of Cinderella with Lea Salonga, Regional: Singin in the Rain, 42nd Street, Irving Berlin’s White Christmas, A Chorus Line. Many thanks to Randy, Mary and Binder Casting. Proud member of Actor's Equity. S’agapo. Merry Christmas! Seanpatrickquinn.com

RACHEL RHODES-DEVEY

(Ensemble, Tessi)

is thrilled to be spending the holidays with White Christmas! Tour: South Pacific. New York: Carousel (Lincoln Center's Avery Fisher Hall) and The Most Happy Fella (Encores!). Regional: Goodspeed Musicals, Maine State Music Theatre, Gateway Playhouse. Bachelor of Music from OCU. Many thanks to Binder Casting, Judy Boals, Inc, and her ever-supportive family. 

DANIEL J. SELF

(Ensemble)

has traversed the continent with CATS and Catch Me If You Can, playing Gabe in Next to Normal & Andy Lee in 42nd St. His life is made rich by his family and his awe inspiring partner, Conly Basham. Visit him at danieljself.com

KELLY SHEEHAN

(Ensemble, Rhoda)

Broadway: IBWC , 42nd Street, Lorraine. Kelly has done many other shows in NYC all of which were totally awesome! Thanks to mom & dad for your constant support and thanks to Randy for having me back! Tons of gratitude for my handsome boyfriend, BTH you’re the best! Happy Holidays!

KELLY SKIDMORE

(Ensemble)

is thrilled to be a part of this beautiful show. She grew up in Ohio where she obtained a BA in Art Education at Otterbein University. Favorite past credits include Backwards In High Heels (Ginger Rogers), Thoroughly Modern Millie (Ruth), Mame (Pegeen Ryan), Mack & Mabel, and 42nd Street.