Gabrielle McClinton (Leading Player). Gabby last performed the Leading Player on Broadway after traveling the US in the National Tour of Green Day’s American Idiot. Nationwide, audiences have seen her in Peter and the Starcatcher at South Coast Rep, at the Oregon Shakespeare Festival, Atlanta’s Alliance Theatre, St. Louis Muny, and the Pittsburgh Civic Light Opera. Other credits include TV series "The Mentalist", and features "Fun Size" and "Won’t Back Down". BFA Carnegie Mellon School of Drama. Love to my incredible parents, brother, family, Patty, Brs/Gage & friends. @gabbymcclinton. www.GabrielleM.com
Brian Flores (Pippin). Tour debut! Brian is incredibly honored to be making his professional theatre debut with this magical show and beautiful troupe of people. This past May, Brian graduated with a BFA in Musical Theatre from the University of Michigan. Thanks to Mom, Dad, Kevin, MT15, my professors at Michigan, D&A, and everyone who has helped to make this crazy dream come true!
John Rubinstein (Charles). Broadway: originated title role in Pippin (1972), Children of a Lesser God (Tony, Drama Desk Awards), Caine Mutiny, Ragtime, Hurlyburly, M. Butterfly, Fools, Love Letters. Off-B'way, regional: Counsellor-at-Law, Wicked (LA). 30 films; 2 TV series: "Family", "Crazy Like A Fox;" 300 episodes. Stage and TV Director; film composer and conductor; college professor (USC); narrator of over 100 audiobooks. Loves Bonnie and all five extraordinary children.
Sabrina Harper (Fastrada, u/s Leading Player, u/s Berthe). Broadway: Pippin (swing, u/s Fastrada, Berthe, Catherine) European Credits: Chicago (Roxie), A Chorus Line (Cassie), The Producers (Usherette, u/s Ulla), 42nd Street (Anytime Annie, u/s Peggy Sawyer), Marilyn The Musical (Marilyn Monroe), Man of La Mancha (Antonia), Phantom of the Opera (Meg). Thanks and love to my mom and rb for supporting my journey. This is for you Toto. www.sabrinaharper.com
Bradley Benjamin (Catherine, u/s Fastrada). is thrilled to be playing Catherine! Broadway/Tours: Oklahoma!, Thoroughly Modern Millie, Radio City Christmas Spectacular. Other favorites: Phantom (Las Vegas), Hairspray (Las Vegas/Hollywood Bowl), Leap of Faith (Ahmanson), Reprise!, Sacramento Music Circus. B.A. Saint Mary’s College. Thanks to the entire Pippin team and my family! bradleyquinnbenjamin.com
Priscilla Lopez (Berthe). also played this role in the Broadway cast of Pippin. Her other Broadway credits include In the Heights, Anna in the Tropics, Nine, Hollywood/Ukraine (Tony® Award), A Chorus Line (Original Cast – Obie Award, Tony® Nomination), Pippin (1973), Company, Her First Roman, Henry Sweet Henry, Breakfast at Tiffany’s. Off-Broadway: Class Mother’s, Frida Khalo, Other People’s Money, Extremities. Film: Maid in Manhattan, Center Stage, Revenge of the Nerds II, Tony and Tina’s Wedding, Musical Chairs.
Erik Altemus (Lewis, u/s Pippin). Erik is thrilled to return to the circus after originating the role of Lewis in the Broadway production! Other favorite credits include: Matt in The Fantasticks (Off Broadway), Brandon in The Miraculous Year (HBO Pilot), Rocky in The Rocky Horror Picture Show at The Bucks County Playhouse and recently as The Young Man in the world premiere of Luck Be a Lady: The Music of Frank Loesser at Asolo Repertory Theatre. Follow my journey: www.erikaltemus.com - Santé!
Sascha Bachmann (Player). After performing Pippin on Broadway he is ready to spread the magic across the country! Originated from a family of great gymnasts in Germany. Moved to Montreal, Canada at the age of 15 to study circus and calls himself Thegerminator on social media.
Jake Berman (Theo) is so excited to be joining the tour of Pippin. Theatre credits include Nine and Pippi Longstocking. Jake hails from Australia and is SO glad his parents moved to New York! Jake would like to thank his teachers Amelia, Guila and Mimi and also Zoom Management. I love you Mom and Dad. www.jakeberman.net
Keven Langlois Boucher (Player). Training: Cirque de l’Odyssee Canada (2006-2011), Circus School of Quebec Canada (2009-2011), National Institute of Circus Arts Australia (2013) and Les Grands Ballets Canadian - Nutcracker, Andre Laprise (2006). Shows: Cavalia World Tour (2011-2015). Thank you to all my friends and family that always push me and support me. langloiskeven.wix.com/acrobat
Stephen Brower (Swing, u/s Pippin, u/s Lewis) Playbill Bio: Tour debut! Regional: MUNY's Oklahoma!, Holiday Inn, and Hello, Dolly!, Connecticut Rep's Drowsy Chaperone and A Chorus Line, Cortland Rep's Radio Hour and Cats, Lyric Theatre's Oliver! and Hairspray. Huge thanks to family, friends, and BRS/Gage. Texas State University, 2015. For circus antics and pictures of food: @stephenbrower
Mark Burrell (Swing, Assistant Choreographer, Dance Captain). Juilliard graduate, returns to the stage with Pippin. Stage: Radio City Music Hall's Christmas Spectacular (Assistant Choreographer), Fosse, CATS, Beauty & The Beast, and Seven Brides. Television: "Producer's Movie", CBS's "Late Show w/ David Letterman."
Mathew deGuzman (Player, u/s Lewis) is thrilled to be running away with this circus! Broadway: Follies (2011), A Christmas Story, The Musical (OBC & MSG). BM: Belmont University. HUGE thanks to the entire Pippin team, Craig, Bernadette, Marjorie, DMJKLP. Proud AEA member. @mathewdeguz
Fernando Dudka (Player). Solo hand balancer Cirque du soleil Alegria and German Cabaret Soap. Tihany Award Winner, international Circus Festival of Albacete, National Circus School of Montreal. My most special thanks to my family and dear friends, world-wide.
Laura Hall (Player, u/s Catherine, u/s Berthe). Broadway: Wonderland. Regional: Something’s Afoot, A Christmas Carol (Pioneer Theatre Company); 39 Steps, Mary Poppins, Next To Normal (Weathervane Repertory); Marvelous Wonderettes (Gem Theatre); Urban Cowboy (Gateway Playhouse), The Water Coolers (tour). BFA CCM. Heartfelt thanks to Telsey and Nani Saperstein Management. For my love, Sam. laurahall.info
Nicolas Jelmoni (Player). Broadway: Pippin (Player). Born in Monaco, graduate from the National Circus School in Montreal and coming straight up from the Broadway production. So glad and thankful to be part of this wonderful cast and family. Follow him on Instagram and Twitter.
Anna Kachalova (Player). Started at age 6 in Acro Sport, representing Russia she won many European and World Championships. Since then she has starred in Cirque du Soleil's shows Saltimbanco and Iris, and 7 Doigts de la Main's Queen of the Night. So happy to be joining the cast of Pippin!!! Trust and love to my spot light.
Alan Kelly (Player, u/s Charles). Training: Laine Theatre Arts, London. Theatre: Tanz Der Vampire, We Will Rock You, Cinderella, Aida. Film & TV: Wilkommen Bei Carmen Nebel, Abigail's Party, I Don't Believe It, Ella Enchanted. Dedicated to my loving family in Dublin, Ireland. www.alankelly.me
Ben Krieger (Theo). Ben is 11 years old, from South Florida, and is thrilled to be part of the Pippin tour! Credits include Les Misérables (Gavroche) and Fiddler on the Roof (Yeshiva Boy) at Maltz Jupiter Theatre. Love to his family, Jen & Peter at StarStruck, Craig Wich, Telsey/Patrick, and LB at Apex Talent.
Charlotte O'Sullivan (Player). 2014 graduate of the National Circus School in Montreal. Pippin on Broadway & First national tour (Les 7 Doigts de la Main), Cirkopolis (Cirque Eloize), Grease the Musical (Just for laughs). Instagram: @charlottegosullivan www.charlotteandnicolas.com
Anna Schnaitter (Player, u/s Catherine). Rocky Horror Show (The Producers (MTW), TV: "Smash," "The Knick," "30 Rock," "Parks and Rec," "Law and Order," "Trident, phonekeysgum.com." UCLA graduate. Love to my amazing family, Robert and MSA!
Katie Smith (Player). As an Acro-Gymnast from age 6, Katie achieved European and World Championship medals for Team GB. At 16, Katie joined Cirque Du Soleil as an acrobatic flyer, performing around the world for 4 years.
Aléna Watters (Player, u/s Leading Player). Broadway: Sister Act (OBC/Tina), The Addams Family (OBC/Ancestor), West Side Story (Anita standby). Off-Broadway/Regional: Ever After, NEWSical, Boobs! Turn of the Century, Brooklyn, Beehive; "Harlette" for Bette Midler, USO Show Troupe performer. Featured in documentary The Standbys. Thanks, Telsey crew! Love, sass & fabulousness! www.alenawatters.com
Kate Wesler (Swing, u/s Fastrada, Acro Cover). Regional: Company member for two seasons at MTWichita. CCM Grad. Thanks to Patty and Wayne for believing in me, and Telsey and CTG for making this happen. Love to Mom, Dad, J&A, and Ben. Proud AEA Member. www.katewesler.com
Borris York (Player). Regional: The Muny, TUTS, KC Starlight, Repertory Theater of St. Louis, Casa Mañana, Music Theatre of Wichita, Stages St. Louis. TV: “Smash” (NBC). Love to my incredible family and friends. borrisyork.com Twitter: @borrisyork Instagram: @borrisyork