Bellmore-Merrick Central High School District
Calhoun High School Theatre Program

   Box Office Phone: 516-992-1377

Hey, On Tour! Long time no blog! You have no idea how much I miss you all... All I want is to be at a tech night. I am SO EXCITED to get started on One Acts. It'll hopefully give everyone something to look forward to. Please read the whole list, as it's sort of confusing and you might easily miss your name. Congrats to all! Please reach out with any questions, or just to say hey!

Sexuality and Coming of Age as Represented Through Musicals (Spring Awakening)

Morgan Kaplan

 

Opening Narrator: Jake Baglio

 

Opening Scene into “Mama Who Bore Me (Repr.)- 1:40

Frau Bergman: Hannah Friedman

Wendla: Isabelle Oliver

Anna: Amanda Falls

Thea: Mckayla Parra

Martha: Julianna Belbol

Ilse: Jillian Seibold

 

Middle Narrator: Alexa Gardner

 

“Touch Me” - 4:59

Frau Gabor: Kacie McKeever

Melchior: Alex Ammerman

Moritz: Max Unlu

Ernst: Jack Parr

Otto: Jack McDonagh

Georg: Sean Condenzio

Hanschen: Justin Ancona 

Ens: Mckayla Parra, Julianna Belbol, Amanda Falls, Isabelle Oliver, Jillian Seibold

 

Closing Narrator: Joey Fiscella

 

THEME: Broadway, Film, and Their Impact on Each Other

Aaron Knigin

 

Opening Narrator: Sean Condenzio

 

“Don’t Rain on my Parade” - 2:44

Ryan Conolly

 

Middle Narrator: Joey Fiscella

 

“Meet the Plastics” - 4:17

Cady: Isabelle Oliver 

Damien: Jack Parr

Janis: Rachel Schleider 

Regina: Jill Seibold 

Gretchen: Nina Genzone 

Karen: Brianne Sheridan 

 

THE TWENTIETH CENTURY HISTORY AROUND THE WORLD TOLD THROUGH MUSICALS(Anastasia, Bonnie and Clyde, Miss Saigon)

Alyssa Bernstein

 

Opening Narrator: Elinor Wolfstein

 

“Quartet At The Ballet” - 3:46

Anastasia: Megan Trageser

Dmitry: Jack Parr

Dowager Empress: Megan Hansen

Gleb: Keith Zazzi

Dancers: Breana Raehse, Ryan Barnett

 

Narration: Zach Pakula

 

“This World Will Remember Us” - 3:35

Clyde: Jack Baglio

Bonnie: Leanna Cheeseman

 

Narration: Annelise Marmol

 

“Movie In My Mind” - 5:06

Gigi: Dawn Luparello

Kim: Isabelle Pan

Girls: Dawn Luparello, Nicole Luparello

 

Closing Narration: Shirel Wolfstein

 

Theme: Iconic Male Characters of Stephen Sondheim:

Luke Cimorelli

 

Opening narration into Sunday in the Park With George: Zach Pakula

 

“Finishing the Hat”- 3:21

George: Luke Cimorelli

 

Middle Narration into Sweeney Todd: Kacie McKeaver

 

“Epiphany” - 3:18

Sweeney Todd: Luke Cimorelli

Ms. Lovett Kacie McKeaver

 

Final Narration into Company: Stephen Rini

 

“Being Alive” - 5:07

Bobby: Luke Cimorelli

Ensemble: Joey Fischella, Max Unlu, Hannah Friedman, Zach Pakula, Erika Klien, Kacie McKeaver

 

Theme: The Works of Lin Manuel Miranda

Erica Grening, Hailey Kimmelman, Bari Secondino

Opening Narration 

In the Heights narration: Megan Tragesser

Champagne (2:44) (In the Heights):

Vanessa: McKayla Parra

Usnavi: Justin Gomez

Hamilton narration: McKayla Parra

A Winter’s Ball (1:10):

Aaron Burr: Keith Zazzi

Alexander Hamilton: Alex Ammerman

Schuyler Sisters (as ensemble): Zoe Gleicher, Ryan Connolly, Neda Farhanigan

Helpless (4:10):

Eliza: Zoe Gleicher

Hamilton: Alex Ammerman

Angelica: Ryan Connolly

Peggy: Neda Farhanigan

 

Bring It On narration: Amritha Jacobs

Cross The Line (3:40)

Dancers: Justin Gomez

Breana Raehse

Joey Fiscella

Alexa Gardner

Alex Ammerman

Claire Levasseur

Julianna Belbol

Isabelle Pan

Isabelle Oliver

 

Theme: The works of Alan Menken

Emma Barnett & Marina Pan

Introduction: Emma Barnett

Narration 1: Mario Medina

Suddenly Seymour(2:58): Jack Mcdounagh, Nina Genzone

Narration 2: Zach Pakula

Out there(2:46): Justin Ancona

Narration 3: Elinor Wolfstien

When will my life Begin(2:46): Charlotte Dippel

Conclusion: Marina Pan

 

 

THEME: Shakespeare and the Musicals based on his stories

Dahlia Frier & Sarah Multer

Introduction: Sarah Multer & Dahlia Frier

Narration 1: Dahlia Frier

Comedy of Errors(1:45) TBD

Adriana- Anneliese Marmol

Luciana- Caitlyn Raehse

Narration 2: Sarah Multer

Sing For Your Supper (3:33) (Boys From Syracuse)

Adriana- Claire Levasseur 

Luciana- Neda Farhanigan 

Luce- EliNor Wolfstein

Narration 3: Dahlia Frier

Taming of the Shrew (0:45)

Katharine- Amritha

Narration 4: Sarah Multer

I Hate Men (2:11) (Kiss Me Kate)

Katharine- Rachel Schleider

Narration 5: Dahlia Frier

Twelfth Night (3:00)TBD

Viola- Leanna Cheesman 

Olivia- ShirEl Wolfstein

Narration: Sarah Multer

Let Yourself Go (2:30)

Sandra- Amritha Jacob

Natalie (non speaking)- Claire Levasseur

Backup singers- ShirEl Wolfstein, Leanna Cheesman, Caitlyn Raehse, Anneliese Marmol

 

THEME: comparing Niel Simon's male and female Odd Couple

Intro:Dawn and Jayden 

Narrator 1:Leana 

Male odd couple: Jake and Mario(4:38)

Narrator 2: Alexa

Female odd couple: Isabelle and Izzy(4:38)

Narrator 1&2

 

THEME: How love stories in musicals have changed from then to now 

Amelia Elbendary & Brianne Sheridan

Opening Narration: Charlotte Dippel

Soon It’s Gonna Rain (The Fantasticks) (4:40) 

Matt- Stephen Rini 

Luisa- Nina Genzone

Narration 2: Zach Pakula

Bad Idea (Waitress) (3:07)

Dr. Pomatter- Jake Baglio 

Jenna- Izzy Wilkins 

Closing Narration: Shirel Wolfstien 

 

Theme: Greek mythology in Theatre

(Nicole Luparello & Melanie Fiore)

 

Intro: Nicole Luprello

 

Narration 1- Kacie Mckever

 

Flowers (Hades Town)...Zoe Gleicher (3:34)

 

Narration 2- Elenor

 

Nobody’s Heart Belongs to me...Amanda Falls (By Jupiter) (2:57)

 

Closing: Melanie Fiore

 

Congrats again! Please reach out with any concerns or just to say hey!

-Morgan :)