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Meet The 2015 Festival 56 Cast Members

Fall Season Cast Members

Zack Pedica

Laurel Schroeder

Kyle Curry

James Bould

Josiah Robinson

Lucas Cosens
Lucas Cosens is a graduate from Central Michigan University and is now living in Chicago. He is currently on a house team at the Chicago Improv Den called Trash Robot. His most recent roles are Dogberry in Much Ado About Nothing at Midland Center for the Arts (Directed by Dexter Brigham!) and Bastion in House of Several Stories at Central Michigan University. He is very excited to work with Festival 56 for the first time.

Dylan Jost

Hillary Gokenbach

Scott Sorrell
Scott is over joyed to be making his return to Festival 56! Scott would like to extend the biggest thank you to his friends and family for their constant support, guidance, love and encouragement.

Summer Season Cast Members

Anastasia Arnold
Alright Princeton, let's give a warm welcome to actor Anastasia Arnold! We will see Anastasia in Julius Caesar, Gypsy, and The Drowsy Chaperone. You don't want to miss this lady's tricks!!

Marc Bitler
You'll see this face around Princeton soon! Marc Bitler will be seen onstage this season as Tulsa in Gypsy, Gangster #1 in The Drowsy Chaperone and the title role in Julius Caesar. Welcome, Marc!

Sarah Bomber
We're delighted to introduce Sarah Bomber to Festival 56 audiences. You will see her this season in: Respect: A Musical Journey of Women, Gypsy, The Fox on the Fairway and The Drowsy Chaperone. Welcome to the Festival family, Sarah!

Ryan Hickey
Festival fans, I know you'll be as excited as we are to hear that Ryan Hickey will be returning this season! You'll see him in Julius Caesar, Gypsy, The Drowsy Chaperone, and The Fox on the Fairway! Welcome back to your home away from home, Ryan!

Kelly Lohrenz
This amazing lady is returning to Festival 56 this season to wow us all in Gypsy (directed by Tim Seib) , Julius Caesar (directed by Jim Brigman), and The Drowsy Chaperone (directed and Choreographed by Jennifer Hopkins).

Sam Mickel
Princeton, meet Sam Mickel. You'll get to see Sam in Julius Caesar, Gypsy, and The Drowsy Chaperone this summer, but don't forget, you'll also see him in our Late Nite Cabarets this summer.

Zack Pedica
Welcome actor Zack Pedica to our 2015 summer season. Come see Zack plot, get pushed around, and regale you with stories this season in Julius Caesar, Gypsy, and The Drowsy Chaperone!

Scott Sorrell
Alright Festival fans, meet actor Scott Sorrell. Scott will be seen this season in Julius Caesar, Gypsy, The Drowsy Chaperone, and The Fox on the Fairway. Welcome, Scott!

Ashley Turner
Who's that girl, you ask? Why that's Ashley Turner. You'll hear her incredible pipes gracing our opening production this season in RESPECT: A Musical Journey of Women, again in Gypsy, and as the title role in The Drowsy Chaperone. You'll know her well soon, Festival fans!

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