THE WITHERED FIG TREE
by J.B. Heaps
directed by Donna Noval
Wednesday May 4 at 6:30 pm
Friday May 6 at 6:30 pm
Saturday May 7 at 6:30 pm
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WHO’S WHO IN THE CAST
CHARLES DELGATTO (Gerry) Charles, a born and bred New Yorker, studied at HB Studios and has appeared in such tv shows as Limitless and Mysteries Of Laura and starred in docudramas for Travel Channel and Discovery. His professional stage debut was last year as Tino in Breaking Legs at The Hunterdon Hills Playhouse. Other credits can be found at http://www.charlesdelgatto.com/
JIM FROMEWICK (Syd) Jim received great reviews for his work in a theatrical production of Waiting for Lefty with the yet-to-be discovered Edward Norton. He starred in the very first Whatever Happens in Vegas, Stays in Vegas commercial, which placed five in the "CW's Hottest Commercials" countdown. He was the host on a TV infomercial for a jewelry cleaner with Mr. T as his guest. In addition, Jim is a professional ventriloquist and as such has appeared many times as leader of the Ventriloquist Dummy Choir on the Conan O'Brien show. Jim has also worked on cruise ships and other venues as a magician and emcee. Jim is currently looking for solid commercial and theatrical representation.
BRETT MICHAEL MORRIS (Andre) After graduating from Fitchburg University with a BFA in theater in 2012, Brett - a Boston native - moved to New York City and now resides in Brooklyn. He’s continued his studies at HB Studios and Stella Adler Studio and has been fortunate enough to land a few roles in film and television. He is currently represented by Ken Park MGMT.
ALEXANDER REED (Double D) Alexander grew up in New Zealand for most of his life where he went to school right up until college. He started acting in his teens and continued all the way through his college years. Before moving to New York to further his acting training, he appeared in classical plays, commercials and shorts all done in Auckland, New Zealand. He is a graduate of the Stella Adler Studio of Acting and he enjoys clowning, mime and all aspects of physical theater. Alexander is thrilled and honored to be working with this wonderful cast of The Withered Fig Tree.
LOUIS SALLAN (Bobby) Louis is a graduate of the NYU Grad Acting program class of 2013. He was an original member of the Drunk Shakespeare Society. He is currently an ensemble member at Accomplice The Show. Recent credits: Blue Bloods, Orbiting Astral Bodies, Restoration and his original comedy show, Potty Mouth and The Cherry Orchard.
DONNA NOVAL (Director) Donna is a NYC born and raised theatre lover, excited to work with both the playwright and the great cast to bring this story to life. A playwright and actor herself, Donna has worn many other theatre hats including casting director, assistant director and producer. During Summer 2014 Donna’s short play It Looked Like Rain was a finalist in the Samuel French OOB Festival. Donna’s plays have had staged readings at The Marilyn Monroe and Puerto Rican Traveling Theaters and productions at The Point Theater in the Bronx, Manhattan Rep and The historic Robert Moss Theater. Outside of the theatre, Donna teaches, or can be found restoring furniture, designing, painting or eco-crafting. She also manages CoEAST (coeast.co), a performing arts collaborative. Donna lives with her husband Ray and pitmix pup Piper in Silvermine CT. They share three daughters between them, Jessica, Amanda and Alexandra, and are expecting their first grandchild (via daughter Amanda) any minute.
J.B. HEAPS (Author) He is a Senior Creative Director for Showtime Championship Boxing and an Executive Producer for the award winning series, All Access.
MARY LINEHAN (Producer) Mary is very honored to be working on another of Jody's projects! New York credits: Bianca (Taming of the Shrew, Bryant Park), Prince Escalus (Romeo and Juliet, Bryant park), Ensemble of Gilgamesh: A Musical Epic (The Connelly Theater) and Crissy (Hair). Next up, she will be appearing as Hero in Much Ado About Nothing in Bryant Park (May 19-June4) and Hermia in A Midsummer Night's Dream with Shakespeare in the Parking Lot (July 7-23). Thanks to the cast, Donna, and Jody for a lovely work! https://www.facebook.com/marylinehanactor/