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Theatre Alumni Highlights

Abby Jaros ’14 | BFA, Musical Theatre | Performer, “Hamilton,” Broadway Tour

Amanda (Wansa) Morgan ’09 | MFA, Acting | Assistant Professor of Performance at University of Mississippi; Former Director of Music Education & Resident Music Director, Charleston Stage

Andrew Carnero ’15 | BFA, Stage Management | Assistant Stage Manager, “Harry Potter and the Cursed Child,” Broadway; Production Assistant, “Spongebob SquarePants: The Broadway Musical,” Broadway

Andrew Lewis ’10 | MFA | Director of Musical Theatre and Assistant Professor of Theatre, Northwestern State University of Louisiana, Natchitoches, LA

Andrew Slane ’10 | BFA, Musical Theatre | Member of Resident Acting Company at Barter Theatre, Abingdon, VA

Anthony Narciso ’14 | BFA, Theatre | Resident Sound Designer, Orlando REP, Orlando, FL; Festival Sound Designer, Texas Shakespeare Festival

Ben Parrish ’17 | BFA, Stage Management | Production Assistant, “Otherworld,” developmental lab; Production Assistant, “Kringle,” regional theatre

Brittany (Berkowitz) Lenoir | BFA, Musical Theatre | Equity Performer, Walt Disney World, Orlando, FL

Brittany Brown ’17 | BFA, Stage Management | Stage Manager, Orlando REP; Production Assistant, Goodspeed Opera

Brooke Haney ’11 | MFA, Acting | Artistic Producer and Director, Apprentice Company for Daughters of Troy, New York, NY; Adjunct Professor of Acting, Marymount Manhattan College

Bryan Kaschube ’07 | BFA | Resident Lighting Designer, Jerry Herman Ring Theatre, Miami, FL; Lecturer, University of Miami

Cat Koski ’16 | BFA, Stage Management | Stage Manager/Assistant Stage Manager, Orlando REP

Cesar Hawas ’05 | B.A., Theatre Studies | Special Envoy, “Sleep No More,” Broadway, New York, NY

Charlotte (Black) Mineo | BFA, Musical Theatre | Full-time wife and mother, part-time actress and model for commercial/print work

Chris Layton ’03 ’06 | BFA, Musical Theatre; MFA | Project Manager, iWeiss Theatrical Solutions, Fairview, NJ

Christa Arzon ’15 | BFA, Stage Management | Stage Manager, Universal Studios Orlando

Christine (Young) Gerber ’09 | MFA | Assistant Professor of Music and Theatre at Great Basin College, NV

Christopher Bencomo ’14 | BFA, Theatre | Television and Film Projects, Atlanta, GA

Christopher Newton ’18 | BFA, Stage Management | Intern, “Wicked,” Broadway; Production Assistant, “Bliss,” developmental lab

Claire Fogle ’19 | BFA, Stage Management | Production Technician, Norwegian Cruise Line

Cody McNeeley ’14 | B.A., Theatre Studies | Entertainer, Tokyo Disney Resort, Japan

Cornelius Davis ’13 | BFA, Musical Theatre | Actor, Broadway tour of “Aladdin”

Courtney (Bauder) Mehrlich ’08 | BFA, Theatre | Community Theatre in Gainesville area

Dan Dansby ’10 | BFA, Theatre | Lighting Designer, SeaWorld, Orlando, FL

David Blue ’01 | BFA, Acting; BFA Musical Theatre | Performer, “Ugly Betty,” “Stargate Universe”

David Eck ’98 | BFA, Theatre | Vice President, Broadway Merchandising (“Kinky Boots,” “Pippin,” “Peter and the Starcatcher”), New York, NY; Associate Producer to six-time Tony Award-winner, Allan S. Gordon

David Paul Kidder ’12 | BFA, Musical Theatre | Performer, “Charlie and the Chocolate Factory,” National Tour

Deirdre Manning ’14 | BFA, Musical Theatre | Actor, Ensemble Theatre Cincinnati, OH

Donna (Rocha) Rahman ’76 | B.A., Theatre Studies | Former Front of House Manager, Theatre UCF

Dustin Maxwell ’14 | BFA | New York City-based Actor

Edmond O’Neal ’17 | B.A., Theatre Studies | MFA Stage Management Candidate, Yale

Emily (Bramblett) Perez ’10 | BFA, Musical Theatre | New Student Specialist, Arthury Murray Dance Studio, Orlando, FL

Eric Ulloa ’06 | BFA, Musical Theatre | Performer, “Oklahoma!,” Theatre Under the Stars; Performer, “On Your Feet: The Story of Gloria and Emilio Estefan”; Author, “26 Pebbles”

Evelyn Tyler ’07 | MFA, Acting | Artisan, Event Planner and Professor of Theatre at Florida A&M University

Frank Cardillo ’98 | B.A., Theatre Studies | Front of House Manager, Carnegie Hall, New York, NY; Self-produced ensemble had musical “Blood” selected as a Next Link Project of the 2011 New York Musical Theatre Festival

Gabe Friedman ’15 | BFA, Musical Theatre | Performer, “Hands on a Hardbody” at Garden Theatre, Winter Garden, FL; “Junie B. Jones The Musical,” Orlando REP, Orlando, FL

Gabriela Mercado ’19 | B.A., Theatre Studies | Production Coordinator, Disney Theatricals NYC

Gabrielle Shulruff ’12 | B.A., Theatre Studies | Non-Profit Project Director

Grace Trimble ’11 | MFA, Design | Designer, Stitcher, Wardrobe in NYC

Hallie Kilman ’18 | B.A., Theatre Studies | Assistant General Manager, RCI Theatricals, Broadway

Hallie Wage ’11 | BFA, Theatre | Working in NYC

Ivan Millan ’12 | B.A., Theatre Studies | Actor, film, “Do Not Reply”

Jackie Lawlor ’16 | BFA, Stage Management | Production Stage Manager, Slow Burn Theatre

Jeana Caporelli ’16 | BFA, Stage Management | Production Assistant, The Public Theatre

Jeff Hobot ’97 | BFA, Theatre | Assistant Director of Entertainment and Special Events, Universal Orlando Resorts, Orlando, FL

Jennifer Adams ’11 | MFA, Theatre for Young Audiences | Academy Director, First Stage

Jerusha Cavazos ’14 | BFA, Musical Theatre | Performer, “The Prom,” Broadway

Jessica Gardner ’01 | BFA, Musical Theatre | TV/Film performer, Los Angeles, CA; General Manager, The Actor’s Key, Burbank, CA

Jessie Karlen ’16 | BFA, Stage Management | Events Coordinator, Universal Studios Orlando

Jessy Grossman ’09 | BFA, Theatre | Don Buchwald & Associates

Jordan (McVeigh) Christian ’05 | B.A., Theatre Studies | M.Ed. in Secondary Education

Joseph Fletcher ’07 | BFA, Theatre | Freelance Director and Stage Manager, New York, NY; Member of Artist’s Laboratory Theatre

Justin Matthew Sargent ’08 | BFA, Musical Theatre | Performer, “Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark,” Broadway; “Rock of Ages,” Broadway

Karen Yvette Reid ’13 | BFA, Musical Theatre | Performer, Southeast and Midwest regional theatre

Keith Saltojanes ’06 | B.A., Theatre Studies | Actor, Off-Broadway, “With a Little Help… It’s John Belushi!”

Keston John ’06 | BFA | Voice Actor, “She-Ra,” Netflix; Actor, “Avatar”

Kevin Alonso ’12 | BFA, Theatre | Represented by Osbrink Talent Agency, L.A., CA

Kraig Kelsey ’10 | BFA, Acting | Chicago-Based Actor, Illinois Shakespeare Festival, Orlando Shakes, Texas Shakespeare Festival, The Great American Melodrama & Vaudeville, The National Theatre for Children, Pensacola Shakespeare Theatre, Gorilla Tango Theatre

Kyle Ann Lacertosa ’05 | B.A., Theatre Studies | Director of Performing Arts, Cardinal Mooney High School, Sarasota, FL

Kyle Ashe Wilkinson ’15 | BFA, Musical Theatre | Performer, “The Book of Merman,” Off-Broadway

Lauren (Gamber) Partin ’04 | BFA, Theatre | Assistant Dean of Finance and Business Operations, UNC School of Government, Winston-Salem, NC

Lauren Cushman ’06 | BFA, Theatre | Assistant Technical Director, Resident Prop Master and Projection Specialist at Rollins College, Winter Park, FL

Lucy Lynn Bryson ’11 | MFA, Theatre for Young Audiences | Education Director, Golden Isles Arts & Humanities, Brunswick, GA

Maddie Musser ’16 | BFA, Stage Management | Assistant Stage Manager, Universal Studios Orlando

Madison Stratton ’09 | BFA Musical Theatre | “Brigadoon” at City Center NY

Matthew Ardoin ’14 | BFA, Theatre | Lighting and Sound Assistant, Two River Theater, NJ

Melissa Landy ’12 | B.A., Theatre Studies | Public Relations Coordinator, Orlando Shakes, Orlando, FL; Senior Account Executive, Linda Costa Communications Group, Winter Park, FL

Michael (Christopher) Rodney | B.A., Theatre Studies | Represented by Brevard Talent Group; Guest starred in USA Network’s “Burn Notice” and “Graceland”

Michael Wyatt Cox | BFA, Acting | Performer, “War Horse,” National Tour

Monica (Reiken) Andrews ’11 ’20 | BFA, Musical Theatre; M.A. Theatre, Musical Theatre Concentration | Theatre Director, Monarch High School, FL

Morgan Burhoe ’16 | BFA, Theatre | Over-hire Carpenter, Orlando REP, Orlando, FL

Nick Bazo ’09 | MFA, Theatre for Young Audiences | Director of Education, Garden Theatre

Nick Saldivar ’11 | BFA, Theatre | Director and Assistant in NYC; Hangar Theatre, Theatrework USA, NAMT Festival, Juneteenth Legacy Theatre, Orlando Fringe; Literary Manager, Hangar Theatre

Nicky Urban ’07 | B.A., Theatre Studies | Comedian, “Tosh.0”; Performer with Femmebot PhD comedy group

Parker Slaybaugh ’13 | BFA Musical Theatre | Broadway Performer, “Holiday Inn”

Paula Rossman ’81 ’06 | B.A., Theatre Studies; MFA, Acting | New York City-based actor/director

Peter Malbuisson ’01 | BFA, Theatre | IATSE Local One and Local 74 Stagehand, Broadway (“The Normal Heart,” “Jersey Boys,” “The King and I,” “Bullets Over Broadway,” “Honeymoon in Vegas,” “Harvey,” “Mystery of Edwin Drood,” “Oslo,” “Junk” and more

Quentin Earl Darrington ’16 | MFA, Acting | Broadway Performer, “Cats,” “MJ,” “Once on this Island,” “Ragtime”

Rachel Kartiganer ’16 | BFA, Stage Management | Production Assistant, “Jamboree!,” New York City Center Encores!

Robert Miller Jr. ’00 | B.A., Theatre Studies | Managing Director, Ocean State Theatre Company, RI

Ryan Bosshardt ’11 | BFA, Theatre | Entertainment Technician in Lighting, Walt Disney World, Orlando, FL

Sarah Caitlin Martin ’11 | B.A., Theatre Studies | M.A. in Theatre Education, Emerson College; Guest Director and Full-Time Staff for School of Theatre at Boston University

Stephen Halpin ’07 | B.A., Theatre Studies | Artistic Director, Baggy Pants Theater, Orlando, FL

Stephen Rochet ’16 | BFA, Acting | Performer, “Rock of Ages,” National Tour

Tara Whitman ’13 | B.A., Theatre Studies | Teacher, West Orange High School

Trent Fucci ’11 | MFA, Acting | Actor, New York, NY

Tyler “GT” Cecchini ’13 | BFA, Theatre | Wardrobe Attendant, Cirque Du Soleil’s “O”

Vincent Hannam ’13 | BFA, Theatre | Actor, Director, Teaching Artist, Playwright in Regional Theatre, Minneapolis, MN

Zoe Freezor ’16 | BFA, Stage Management | Project Manager, Google; Production Assistant, Disney Events Group