Beck Leininger is a first year Theatre major with an emphasis in Design and Technology. Their previous work includes Into the Woods (run crew). They’d like to thank their family for their unconditional love and support throughout their theatre career. Additionally, they want to thank their friends Hannah and CJ for always supporting them in any endeavor!
Alissa is a freshman Music Theatre Performance major and is super excited to perform in her first show at PSU! Some of her favorite previous roles include Ariel in The Little Mermaid and Rebecca in Our Town. She is so grateful for every person in the cast and crew for making this a great first show. She thanks her mom and her sister, Cassandra, for going above and beyond and always supporting her. Enjoy the show!
Abi Burke is a sophomore Theatre Arts Major with an option in Music Theatre Performance. Some past roles include Helen (Midnite) and Nym (Henry V). They would like to thank their friends and family for the endless support.
Lillian Graham is a freshman Musical Theatre Performance major at PSU, originally from Pembroke, NH. She is incredibly excited to take part in her first show on the PSU stage. Previous roles include Vivienne Kensington (Legally Blonde), Mrs. Potts (Beauty and the Beast), and Ursula (The Little Mermaid), as well as various other shows through the Palace Theatre and CRTC Theatre programs. She would like to thank the entire cast and crew for the opportunity to work with them, and of course, the privilege to pee.
Ryley is a Junior Communications major with a minor in Theater from Easton, Ma. Ryley has been performing in theatre and dance since she was a kid! Some of her favorite performances were in Oliver, Mamma Mia, and Bye Bye Birdie. She is so excited to be a part of her first musical here at PSU. When Ryley is not performing she is a player on PSU Women’s Volleyball Team. She would like to thank her family and friends for all their love and support.
Meredith Hoole is a freshman Musical Theatre Performance major and she is thrilled to be making her PSU debut as Little Sally in Urinetown. Some of her favorite past credits include 9 to 5 (Judy Bernly), The Lightning Thief (Annabeth), and Little Shop of Horrors (Chiffon). She would like to thank the cast and crew for all of their hardwork on this production. She hopes you enjoy the show!
Sorchae is a junior Theatre Arts major from Manchester, NH. Along with being an actor, she is also a dedicated artist and thanks her wonderful family for supporting her passions throughout her life. They played Nicole/ the Death Donkey in PSU’s production of Midnite and this is their second show here at Plymouth State, as well as her first show on the Hanaway stage. She is extremely excited to be performing with her fellow Rebels, with a bladder full of pee…and justice.
Olivia is a sophomore Social Work major from Somersworth, NH and she is thrilled to be performing in her second musical at PSU! Olivia has enjoyed performing throughout her life with numerous theaters on the Seacoast of NH including the Seacoast Repertory Theatre, Prescott Park Arts Festival, the Rochester Opera House, and more. She would like to thank her family, friends, and her boyfriend for all the support. Enjoy the show!
Michael Aviles Bramer
Michael has been performing in shows since elementary school, and has played a variety of roles. He gives thanks to his family and friends for providing the support that he needs to perform.
Haley is a freshman Musical Theatre Performance major and is ecstatic to be performing on this stage for the first time! Some of Haley’s previous roles include Emily in Our Town, and Ursula in The Little Mermaid. She wants to thank every single cast and crew member for making her first show here so special, and her mom for being her biggest supporter. Enjoy the show!
Kayla is a junior English education major with a minor in theatre from Epping, NH. She is the secretary of PlymProv and found a love for college theatre after working on Little Women in Spring 2022. She assistant-stage-managed Into the Woods in the fall and is so excited to be helping to put Urinetown together. Enjoy the show!!
Ian is a sophomore Biology major with a minor in Music. Previous appearances include Newsies (Davey), Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat (Joseph), and Into The Woods (Jack). He will be making his second appearance at Plymouth State University as Robbie the Stockfish in Urinetown. He is incredibly excited and grateful to work alongside the wonderful cast and crew that have made this production possible, and he hopes you enjoy the show!
Jacob Hepburn is a freshman Musical Theater Performance major and is so excited to be on stage here at Plymouth state for the first time! Some of Jacobs’s acknowledgments include Wally in our town, and Birds in Into the woods. He would like to thank everyone at Theatre Up, and his mother who has taught him so much about theater and has turned him into who he is today. He is so excited for you to be a part of this experience and hopes you enjoy this performance of Urinetown
Kyle Sidders is a senior Theatre Arts major with an option in Music Theatre Performance. This is his final semester at PSU and he is happy to share this process once more with his friends and teachers. Kyle would like to thank his friends and family for always supporting him and hopes you enjoy the show! Previous PSU credits include The Baker in Into the Woods, Laurie Laurence in Little Women, Snoopy in You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown, and William Barfee in The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee.
Mackenzie Goodwin is a recent graduate of Plymouth State, and is thrilled to be working with everyone again. Past design credits include Cruel Intentions: The 90s Musical and You’re A Good Man, Charlie Brown. Mackenzie is currently a graduate student at PSU, pursuing her MBA. Outside of the Silver Center, she enjoys traveling and partaking in Applebees happy hour. She wants to thank her friends & family for supporting her, especially Danee for serving as an incredible mentor for the past 5 years.
Aidan Lamont is a Senior Music Education (K-12) Major at Plymouth State, currently student teaching at Gilmanton School for his Elementary Internship!! Some of Aidan’s favorite past credits include Donkey in Shrek: The Musical, Mitch Mahoney in The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee, and Riff in West Side Story. Aidan would love to thank his fellow students, professors, mentors, and his family and friends in good ol’ Rhode Island! Enjoy the performance, and make sure you go before the show!
Jackson Ploof is a junior Music Theatre Performance major and he is thrilled to be playing Caldwell B. Cladwell in this dystopian musical comedy. Some of his previous performances include Schroeder (You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown), The Narrator (Into The Woods), and Nicely Nicely Johnson (Guys and Dolls). He thanks all of his friends and family for supporting his growth as a performer as well as everyone for supporting the show! He also asks you all pay your fee when using the facilities during this production.
Mak Eldridge is a freshman from Warner, NH. They are undeclared in their major but very active in the MTD department. This is their first show at PSU, but they’ve been doing theatre throughout middle and high school. Some of Mak’s favorite roles have been Princess Fiona in Shrek the Musical, Morticia (then later Fester) Addams in The Addams Family Musical, and Snoopy in You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown. Mak is planning on transferring to New York City in the Fall of 2023 to pursue Acting, Music Production, and Japanese Studies. Thank you to the cast and crew!!
Grace Gilbert is a senior Music Theatre Performance major from Pawcatuck, CT. Some of her favorite past credits include The Witch in Into the Woods, Jo March in Little Women, Princess Fiona in Shrek, Sally Brown in You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown and Natalie Haller in All Shook Up. She was also the recipient of three CT HALO Awards and a CT Stephen Sondheim Award nominee for her role as Dolly Levi in Hello, Dolly! Grace is incredibly grateful to the full cast, crew and staff of the PSU Theatre department for making her last show so special!
Harrison is a senior Music Theatre Performance major, and he’s thrilled to be working with Tim L’Ecuyer and Hannah Murray, as well as the wonderfully talented Justin McCarthy. Urinetown marks one of Harrison’s last performances here at PSU, and he can’t wait to give it his all. Previous credits include Cinderella’s Prince (Into The Woods), Charlie Brown (You’re a Good Man Charlie Brown), John Brooke (Little Women), Javert (Les Misérables), and more. Harrison would also like to thank his friends and family for their endless support.
Connor is a senior acting major and this is his 5th production here at PSU. Some selected performances include: Originating the role of Damian Clark (Midnite), Monsignor O’Hara (Sister Act), and Billy Hergasa (SSV). Connor has a passion for making films, YouTube videos and for Musical Theatre. Connor is also the historian of the improv troupe, PlymProv, and a new member of the acappella group, Vocal Order. He would like to thank his friends and family for their continued support! Connor has never seen a moose in real life, though he suspects a moose has seen him in real life…
Emma Molloy is a senior Theatre Arts major with an option in Music Theatre Performance. In addition to classes and shows, she enjoys creating chaos at the Costume Shop in the Silver Center, laughing with friends, and petting every possible animal that she can find. Selected credits: Into the Woods (Baker’s Wife), Little Women (Marmie), You’re A Good Man, Charlie Brown (Lucy) – PSU. Carousel (Carrie Pipperidge) – ETC. All’s Well That Ends Well (Diana) – Advice to the Players
Emily King is a senior studying Music Theatre Performance. A few credits to her name include Midnite (Stage Manager), Amy (Little Women), Rapunzel (Into the Woods), and Sarah Brown (Guys and Dolls). She is very grateful to share this wonderfully wacky story with an amazing cast and crew. Thank you for making this story be heard and shared. Enjoy the show!
Lindsey Brunelle (Hope) is a senior Theatre Arts major with options in Music Theatre Performance and Theatrical Dance with a minor in Standardized Patient Training. She was most recently seen in PSU’s Into the Woods (Rapunzel/Choreographer), Little Women (Beth), and Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time (Siobhan). Lindsey is so thankful for all of the opportunities she has been given in her four years at PSU, and for the faculty, friends, and family who have supported her along the way. She hopes you enjoy the show!
Matt Kizer has been the resident designer for Plymouth State since 1996. He has presented workshops on projections for performance nationally and internationally, including the National Opera Association in New York, and The Cyprus Theatre Organization in Nicosia. His work has been presented at the Kennedy Center in D.C., and with A-Fortiorni dance company in Germany. He designed for two years with Operafestival Di Roma in Italy with the Orchestra Sinfonica dell’ International Chamber Ensemble at Sant’Ivo alla Sapienza in central Rome. In 2019, his work was included on behalf of the United States at the The Prague Quadrennial of Performance Design and Space both in exhibition and performance. He has a B.A. from Purdue University, and an M.F.A. from The Ohio State University.