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Music Theatre Alumni

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Grant Gustin

TV/Film: The Flash, Supergirl, Arrow, Legends of Tomorrow (Barry Allen), Glee (Sebastian Smythe), 90210 (Campbell Price), Rescued by Ruby (Dan), Puppy Love (Max)

National Tour: West Side Story

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Daniel J. Watts, '04

Awards: Tony Award Nominee (Best Performance by a Featured Actor in a Musical, Ike in Tina), Outer Critics Circle Award Winner (Outstanding Featured in a Musical, Ike in Tina), Barrymore Award Winner (Outstanding Supporting Performance in a Musical, Lights Out: Nat “King” Cole)

Broadway: Tina, the Tina Turner Musical, Hamilton, Motown: The Musical, After Midnight, Ghost the Musical, In the Heights, Memphis, The Little Mermaid, The Color Purple

Off-Broadway: The Last of the Love Letters, The Jam: Only Child, The Death of the Last Black Man in the Whole Entire World, Whorl Inside a Loop

Regional: Lights Out: Nat “King” Cole (People’s Light Theater and Geffen Playhouse)

TV/Film: Werewolf by Night, The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel, Blindspot, The Last O.G., The Deuce, Smash

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Kennedy Caughell, '12

Broadway/Tour: Paradise Square, Nastasha, Pierre, and the Great Comet of 1812, Beautiful: The Carole King Musical, American Idiot, Wicked

Off-Broadway/NY Theatre: Superyou The Musical, Chix 6, Freaky Friday, Sidekicks!

Regional Theatre: Nederlander Theatre, The Barnstormers Theatre, Berkley Rep, Staccato Musicals, John W. Engeman Theatre, New London Barn Theatre, CCPC Summer Theatre, Discoveryland

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Nasia Thomas, '15

Broadway: Caroline, Or Change, Ain’t Too Proud: The Life and Times of the Temptations, Beautiful: The Carole King Musical, SIX: The Musical

Tour: Beautiful

Regional: Last 5 Years (Out of The Box Theatrics), Ain’t Too Proud: The Life and Times of The Temptations (Berkeley Rep, Kennedy Center, Center Theatre Group, Mirvish Toronto), Beauty and the Beast (TUTS), Hairspray (Muny).

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Taylor Trensch

Broadway: Camelot, To Kill a Mockingbird, Dear Evan Hansen, Hello, Dolly, The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time, Matilda the Musical, Wicked

Off-Broadway: Bare, RENT

First National Tour: Spring Awakening

Regional: Pioneer Theatre Company, Dallas Theater Center, Williamstown Theatre Festival, La Jolla, Barrington Stage

TV: Law & Order: SVU, Evil, Archibald’s Next Big Thing (Netflix)

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JJ Niemann, '17

Broadway: Back to the Future, Book of Mormon

Regional: Paper Mill Playhouse, Flat Rock Playhouse, Cape Playhouse, The Rev. Theater Co., The MUNY, Pittsburgh CLO, 5th Avenue Theater

Social Media Influencer: over 1 million followers across social channels

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Phylicia Pearl Mpasi, ‘15

TV/Film: The Color Purple (Young Celie), Grease: Rise of the Pink Ladies

Broadway/Tour: The Lion King

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Barrett Wilbert Weed, ‘11

Broadway: Mean Girls, Lysistrata Jones

Off-Broadway: Heathers, FOUND The Musical, Bare: The Musical

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Fergie Phillipe, ‘17

Broadway: Camelot, Hamilton

Tour: Hamilton

Regional: The MUNY, Playmaker’s Rep Company, Merry Go Round Playhouse, Arkansas Shakespeare Theater, Heritage Theater Festival

TV/Film: The Good Fight, The Gilded Age, Law and Order: SVU, Space Cadets

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Adam Kaplan, ‘12

Broadway/Tour: A Bronx Tale, Newsies, Kinky Boots (1st National), Show Boat (NY Philharmonic)

Regional: Music Theater Wichita, Flat Rock Playhouse

TV/Film: Deception, Maja + Theo (short), The Point of Divergence

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Hannah Kevitt ‘23

Broadway: Back to the Future (Original Broadway Cast)

Regional: Heritage Theater Festival, Serenbe Playhouse, Interlakes Summer Theater

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Sayo Oni, ‘23

Broadway: Hadestown

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Jared Goldsmith, ‘18

Broadway/Tour: Dear Evan Hansen

Regional: Flat Rock Playhouse, Cortland Repertory Theater

Film/TV: Spiderman 3, The Ant Bully, Blue’s Clues

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Patrick Clanton, ‘14

Broadway: Moulin Rouge

Tour: Oklahoma! (1st National), School of Rock (1st National)

Regional: Arrow Rock Lyceum, Arkansas Repertory Theater, Flat Rock Playhouse, Ivoryton Playhouse, North Carolina Theater, Casa Mañana, North Shore Music Theater

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Andrew Stevens Purdy, ‘20

Broadway: The Book of Mormon

Regional: ACT of Connecticut, The Gateway, Forestburgh Playhouse, Interlakes Theater, Reagle Music Theater

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Sidney Nicole Wilson, ‘21

Broadway: The Lion King

Regional: NC Black Repertory Co., Virginia Musical Theater

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Michael Callahan, ‘13

Broadway/Tour: Aladdin, Cinderella

Regional: Asolo Rep, Goodspeed, Ogunquit Playhouse, Sacramento Music Circus, Maltz Jupiter Theatre, Hangar Theater, Music Theater Louisville

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Ginna Claire Mason, ‘13

Broadway/Tours: Wicked, Newsies, Flashdance

Las Vegas: Duck Commander: The Musical

Regional Theatre: Flat Rock Playhouse, U of Findlay Summer Stock, Post Playhouse

Film/TV: Preach

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Gerald Caesar, ‘16

Broadway: Tina: The Tina Turner Musical, Choir Boy, A Bronx Tale the Musical

TV/Film: Dear Evan Hansen

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Matt Shingledecker, ‘08

Broadway: Wicked, West Side Story, Spring Awakening

Tour: Wicked, Spring Awakening

Off-Broadway: Rent

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Lauren Adams, ‘04

Comedy: Upright Citizens Brigade

TV/Film: Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt (Gretchen), Modern Family, Last Week Tonight with John Oliver, Greener Grass, Red Dead Redemption II, Special

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Kiira Schmidt, ‘03

Broadway: The Mystery of Edwin Drood, Follies, Anything Goes, Irving Berlin’s White Christmas

TV/Film: Smash

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Paul Heesang Miller, ‘10

Broadway: The King and I, Mamma Mia!, Aladdin

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Allison Pearce, ‘00

Broadway: Curtains, Cry Baby, Good Vibrations

Off-Broadway / National Tour: Cabaret, Enter Laughing

Regional: La Jolla Playhouse, The Old Globe, San Diego Repertory, Cygnet Theater, Goodspeed, Flat Rock Playhouse

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Matt Meigs, '12

Broadway: Wicked, Carousel, Holiday Inn, Tuck Everlasting, Matilda

National tours: Wicked, Mary Poppins. Las Vegas: Rock of Ages (Franz)

Regional: Muny, Flatrock Playhouse, Theatre by the Sea

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Mackenzie Bell, ‘09

Broadway/Tour: Summer, Sunset Boulevard, Pippin, Jersey Boys (1st Nat’l, Chicago, Vegas), Flashdance (1st Nat’l).

TV/Film: Inventing Anna, Fosse/Verdon

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Lisa Goldstein, ‘03

TV/Film: One Tree Hill (Millicent Huxtable)

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Matthew Masten, ‘09

Broadway: Side Show (Producer), Of Mice and Men (Associate Producer)

Off-Broadway: Buyer & Cellar (Associate Producer)

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Lindsay Northen, '03

Broadway: Wicked

National Tour: The Sound of Music

TV/Film: New Amsterdam, Tales of the City, The American, The Last OG, Mr. Robot, CSI Miami

Regional Theatre: Pirates!, The Music of Tin Pan Alley, Big River, How to Succeed, Return to the Forbidden Planet, Joseph…, The Music Man

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Chris Wood, '10

National Tour: Spring Awakening (Melchior)

TV/Film: Legacies (Kai Parker) – The CW, Masters of the Universe: Revelation (Prince Adam/He-Man) – Netflix, ThirtySomething(Else) (Leo Steadman) – ABC, Supergirl (Mon-El) – The CW, Containment (Jake) – The CW, The Vampire Diaries (Kai Parker) – The CW, The Carrie Diaries (Adam Weaver) – The CW, Girls (Paul) – HBO, Major Crimes (Brandon North) – TNT

Awards: Teen Choice TV Villain (Nominated), Teen Choice Action TV Actor (Nominated)

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Drew Reddington

Broadway: New York, New York, Mean Girls, The Prom, Holiday Inn (Roundabout Theatre Co.).

Other highlighted credits include appearing as Motel in the critically acclaimed Fiddler on the Roof at the Lyric Opera of Chicago, and performances with Paper Mill Playhouse, TUTS Houston, and The Muny St. Louis.