is thrilled to be in another show here at The Plaza Theatre Company. His previous roles consist of Jack the announcer in HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL, Will Rogers, Jr. in WILL ROGERS' FOLLIES, and a dancer in THE MUSIC MAN. He would like to thank Kate Hicks for giving him a good foundation in theater that began when he played the part of Tiny Tim in A CHRISTMAS CAROL with the Greater Cleburne Carnegie Players. Since then he has participated in many Carnegie shows and drama camps, as well as studied theater with Shannon Loose at TAFA. Aaron is the 14 year old son of Mark and Debra Midkiff, attends Grandview Junior High and enjoys football and Scouts. He would like to thank God for the talents He has given him and hopes to use those to bring joy to others.
is thrilled to be making her Plaza Theatre debut as Millie. Carnegie audiences have seen her as Helena in A MIDSUMMER NIGHTS DREAM and most recently as Martha Jefferson in 1776. Amanda is new to Texas having moved here from Los Angeles. She is a graduate of The American Academy of Dramatic Arts and has appeared in films, television, and commercials. She also has appeared in numerous theatre productions including INTO THE WOODS, GODSPELL, PETER PAN, and SOUTH PACIFIC. When not at the theatre, Amanda stays busy assisting her husband with their horse training business. Her other passions include reading and playing the violin. Amanda thanks her family and friends for all of their support. She especially wants to thank her husband and best friend Steve for being so incredibly supportive and for making all of her dreams come true.
is proud to be returning to plaza theater for a third time after participating in their production of THE MUSIC MAN. Up till then Ben has enjoyed only small roles in variety shows with Carnegie Players and TAFA. He'd like to thank this amazing cast he's been able to share the show with, and his parents for even letting him have this chance. (and is honestly quite shocked they did!)
(Little Girl Bixby)
is excited to be returning to the Plaza Theatre Company stage in this amazing production of SEVEN BRIDES FOR SEVEN BROTHERS as Dorcus' little sister. Brooke has previously appeared at Plaza in BEAUTY AND THE BEAST, A CHRISTMAS CAROL, SEUSISCAL THE MUSICAL and THE MUSIC MAN. Brooke's favorite roll to date is Cindy Lou Who in SEUSICAL. Brooke is the youngest of four girls and loves to sing and perform. She also loves reading, writing stories, and drawing. "Thank you Miranda, my big sister, for driving me to all of my rehearsals! You rock!"
is back again on the Plaza stage in probably his favorite role yet! Audiences might remember him from THOROUGHLY MODERN MILLIE (Ching Ho), THE MUSIC MAN (Tommy Djilas), or HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL (Ryan Evans). He has also performed in shows around the DFW area including WEST SIDE STORY (Gee-tar the Jet), ALICE IN WONDERLAND (The Mad Hatter), and more. Caleb is a high-school senior who recently got accepted into the Musical Theatre program at Sam Houston State University; he will be going to school there this upcoming fall. Caleb would like to thank Jace & Tina for allowing him to perform once again under their direction. Also, a HUGE thanks to his entire family, and to God who has brought him many new friends through this wonderful thing called theatre!
is happy to be back performing at PlazaCo. Past performances include WILL ROGERS FOLLIES As James Rogers BEAUTY AND THE BEAST as Chip, A CHRISTMAS CAROL as Fedrick, and SEUSSICAL THE MUSICAL as a Who. He will soon be performing in CHEAPER BY THE DOZEN As Fred Gilbreth. Cameron is having a great time doing this show!
is excited to return to the stage at Plaza for his second show. He was first seen as a party guest in DON'T DRINK THE WATER. When not at the theatre, he enjoys being involved with the motorcycle outreach through the men's ministry at his church. Ephesians 6:7
is very excited to be returning to the stage and the people he loves and has missed so terribly since he played Chad in DISNEY'S HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL. Dade has since then been touring with Clear Vision Drama Company and is on break right now but will be returning this summer for a summer tour. You also might have seen Dade as Gaston in BEAUTY AND THE BEAST or The Courier in 1776, both at Carnegie. He would like to thank his parents for putting up with his driving back and forth to Cleburne all the time, JaceSon and Tina for being awesome directors, Jill for putting up with us, Tab for being the best dance partner ever, and GOD for without him none of this would be possible! Dade is currently a full-time student at TCC but is hoping to move out to Los Angeles in the near future and continue his career out there and see where it takes him!
DANIEL SCOTT ROBINSON
is so thrilled to be back at Plaza for his 8th show. Some of his all time favorite shows include WEST SIDE STORY (Diesel) GREASE (Sonny) BEAUTY AND THE BEAST (Lefou) PETER PAN (Smee) JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR (James) COMPLETE WORKS...SHAKESPEARE ABRIDGE (Daniel) MUSIC MAN (Marcellus) ROCKY HORROR SHOW (Eddie/Dr.Scott) OZ! (Lion) and URINETOWN (Robbie). In his off time Daniel teaches his nephew Hayden the ways of the force. At the end of this run Daniel and fellow cast mate/brother are going to Canada, so pray for them for a safe trip. In other news Daniel loves his life and all his family and friends. Love you Mom and Dad.Thanks to all so much for not giving up on me yet! Live Together, Die Alone!
is glad to be back at her home away from home! JaceSon, Tina, Aaron, and Milette have been such an inspiration to her and her dear dear friends. 7 Brides… has been one of Danielle’s dream shows and is excited to finally be apart of it! Miss Beacham has been busy here at Plaza and just closed STEEL MAGNOLIAS which she directed and performed in as Shelby. She has done countless productions, several directing jobs, a film and even a national commercial. She will miss Plaza dearly and is sad to say this will be her last show for a while since after eight years of theater Danielle will be taking a break and moving to Redding CA to attend Bible school in the Fall. Her one desire is to live passionately for the Lord and do His will. She is blessed beyond words with her family, friends, senior girls, a tall handsome man, and the love of her Savior Jesus Christ. To God be the glory. Matt. 6:33
This is Devlin's seventh Plaza production! He is glad to be in another fast-paced, energetic show with such an awesome cast. His favorite previous shows have been AIDA and HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL (as The Worm). He is grateful to his family for supporting him in his theatre hobby, and to the Barrus and Siler families for bringing theatre into his life.
(Little Girl Bixby)
is happy to be at PlazaCo for this show she has also been seen in WILL RODGERS FOLLIES As a Dog, SEUSSICAL THE MUSICAL as Cindy Loo Who,THE SOUND OF MUSIC as Gretel, A CHRISTMAS CAROL As Tiny Tim, and THE MUSIC MAN In the Ensemble. In Edens Spare time she likes to Costume Design And Dance and is really happy to be in a show with a baby goat!
is delighted to be in his fourth show here at Plaza Theatre. He is a 17 year old senior at CHS. Some of his former roles include Tobias in SWEENEY TODD: THE DEMON BARBER OF FLEET STREET at Cleburne High School, Ryan Evans in DISNEY'S HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL at PlazaCo, and Elmer Hopkins in BEST CHRISTMAS PAGEANT EVER at Carnegie Players. He would like to thank all of his present and former directors for making him what he is now, and also his family and friends for all of their love and support.
JACESON P. BARRUS
(Mr. Perkins, Preacher)
JaceSon is thrilled to once again be playing for Cleburne audiences at Plaza Theatre. JaceSon and his wife Tina have co-directed over 20 productions in northern Texas and make up two of Plaza’s four Producers having been producing live theatre in Cleburne since the fall of 2006. JaceSon has performed in many productions and some of his favorites include Will Rogers In WILL ROGERS FOLLIES, Harold Hill in THE MUSIC MAN, Pap Finn in BIG RIVER, and Gaston in BEAUTY AND THE BEAST. He has been married to Tina for 17 years and together they are the proud parents of five wonderful children - Tabitha, Parker, Cameron, Eden Grace and Miranda. In his spare time JaceSon loves classic movies and studying Civil War trivia.
JILLIAN GRACE HARRISON
is happy to be back for her third Plaza production, “third time’s the charm”. You might have seen her in Plaza’s HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL or the role of Zaneeta in THE MUSIC MAN. She gives all the glory to her Heavenly Father, and would like to thank her parents for being supportive. Shout out to: Tasiba, Addikiss, sparkle butt, Faithy, and window washer.
is excited to be performing in her 3rd show at Plaza! She was last seen in WILL ROGERS FOLLIES (Zuelekie/Follies girl), THE MUSIC MAN (Dancer) at PlazaCo, THE GOODBYE GIRL (Donna), HOW TO SUCCEED...TRYING (Scrubwoman/pirate girl), and BIG RIVER (Tart). Josemar is so thankful to God for her many blessings and for having the opportunity to do a show with such fun people. She would like to thank her family and friends for their prayers and support!
is very grateful that she is able to be a part of SEVEN BRIDES FOR SEVEN BROTHERS. She is a Senior at Cleburne High School, and will be attending Blinn Junior College next fall. Was in other Plaza productions SMOKE ON THE MOUNTAIN, OKLAHOMA!, SECRET GARDEN, and more. She hopes that you will enjoy this production as much as she has.
is thrilled to be appearing in her first Plaza show playing the role of Liza. Her favorite roles include a lead disciple in GODSPELL, a silly girl in BEAUTY AND THE BEAST, and in JOSEPH...DREAMCOAT. Also a member of Shadow Showchoir. Kayla would like to wish a giant 'break a leg' to the entire cast!
Is very excited to be in another plaza show! You may have seen her as Rita in THOROUGHLY MODERN MILLIE. She loves singing , dancing , acting and costume design. She attends Fort Worth Academy of Fine Arts. She would like to thank her parents for always supporting her (and for rides of course!) "Thanks to my wonderful cast members! It has been such a pleasure working with you all!"
This is Michael's seventh performance with Plaza Theatre Company. His favorite roles include Charles Dickens/Fred in A CHRISTMAS CAROL, Mr. Forbright in CASH ON DELIVERY, Jeffrey in THE CURIOUS SAVAGE, and Mr. DePinna in YOU CAN'T TAKE IT WITH YOU. Michael would like to extend a big "thank you" to his wife Aimee for understanding his love of theatre and for her support. Michael is a proud alumnus of Tarleton State University and currently an English teacher in FWISD. He is also the father of three great kids, Rylee, Jake, and Aubrie. Michael's other interests include The War Between the States history, Shakespeare, and hockey. "Acting is all about honesty. If you can fake that, you've got it made." -- George Burns.
is thrilled to be returning to the Plaza Stage to play Adam Pontipee. The first musical Michael was apart of was SEVEN BRIDES FOR SEVEN BROTHERS where he played Gideon. Now all these years later he gets to play the eldest. Michael has been in numerous shows and some of his favorite roles include Officer Lockstock in URINETOWN, Orsino in TWELFTH NIGHT, Charlie Davenport in ANNIE GET YOUR GUN, Cat in the Hat in SEUSSICAL THE MUSICAL, Captain Hook in PETER PAN, and Jack in BOYS NEXT DOOR. Michael works for The Grand Hyatt in The DFW Airport, and plans to transfer to Hyatt's New York property in September to pursue his acting goals. Michael hopes to be a Cast Member of SNL one day. In his spare time, Michael enjoys hanging out with his brothers Daniel, and Waffle Butt. He also loves the perks of working in a Hotel, by traveling to see other properties. Michael would like to thank his Cast, Crew and Directors for the pleasure and opportunity to be apart of this Classic Musical.
(swing, dance captain)
is a singer, dancer, actor and choreographer that has been performing since he was 12 years old and hasn’t stopped since. He was last seen on the Plaza stage as Ren in FOOTLOOSE. Michael has performed at theme parks such as Six Flags over Texas as well as with entertainment companies like Eclipse Entertainment as a Singer/Dancer and model. Regional productions include HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL at Bass Hall and DAMN YANKEES at Casa Manana. Other roles include Luimere in BEAUTY AND THE BEAST (where he won a Betty Buckley for Best supporting actor and nominated for Best Choreography), and Chino in WEST SIDE STORY. He'd like to thank his family and friends for all their support as well as the directors for working with my crazy schedule!
is enjoying his second show at PlazaCo. His first debut was AIDA playing as a Egyptian soldier, a minister, and a Nubian slave. Now coming back to be a part of SEVEN BRIDES FOR SEVEN BROTHERS playing the role of and townsfolk men. He is excited and happy to be back once again performing with such wonderful cast and would like to thank everyone for the great opportunity. He is great full and hopes to do more shows in the future.
is making his Plaza debut and is thrilled to be in this fast paced show and is excited to come back for future shows. Was in THE BEST CHRISTMAS PAGEANT EVER in Alvarado. He wants to send a shout out to his most gracious Mom, Dad, Sister, and friends who have been with him through the show and for all his life. He also would like to thank God for everything that He has done for him and even though he doesn't understand the plan, he knows there is a wonderful and glorious one in store for him. Ryan knows that this show will be a fantastic one and hopes everyone will enjoy! "Thanks!"
is ecstatic to be in his third show with Plaza. He has been seen at Plaza as Zeke in HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL and Tommy Djilas in THE MUSIC MAN. His favorite roles include Lumiere in BEAUTY AND THE BEAST (yes, the candlestick), Frank Butler in his school production of ANNIE GET YOUR GUN, Daddy Warbucks in ANNIE, and the Artful Dodger in OLIVER! His favorite role next to actor, though, is costumer in ALICE IN WONDERLAND, where he also doubled as the March Hare. Seth is a senior at Cleburne High School and hopes to study musical theatre at Sam Houston State University in the fall. "Big thanks to my sx brothers I never had for being the awesome, fun, and talented guys that they are and having each other backs!"
is thrilled to be making her Plaza Theatre debut. She and her husband Howie are long time Cleburne residents, owning and operating a local business. She has been a volunteer at Plaza for a while and would like to thank them for the opportunity to be part of this fun production with such a great cast. She would also like to thank her husband for his patience and understanding.
. This is Stephen's seventh appearance at Plaza and he's thrilled to be working with JaceSon and Tina yet again. Stephen’s last time at Plaza was in KISS & TELL where he played Dexter. Many other credits and favorite roles include: Rolfe in THE SOUND OF MUSIC, Snowboy in WEST SIDE STORY, and many others. Stephen enjoys playing guitar, piano, violin, and singing. He would like to thank Curt, Joey, Tim and Michel for being great bothers and friends, and Rebekah for being a great sister. Also, thanks to the many families that are my family (you know who you are), and thanks to JaceSon and Tina for letting me come have some more fun down here again. Last, but not least, thanks to Jesus Christ for always loving and guiding me in His will.
This is Sydney's fourth show at Plaza Theatre Co., with previous performances in WILL ROGERS FOLLIES, HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL, and THE MUSIC MAN. She recently portrayed Emily in her high school performance of OUR TOWN. She loves to dance, laugh, and do anything involving meeting new people. She sends a shout out to her parents for their support and to her amazing friends, including her Dolphin, Tree Frog, and Deer. "When in Doubt, Rock Out" ;)
is thrilled to be working on the show that has been her favorite movie musical since childhood! Tabi is a 16-year-old schooler who absolutely loves doing shows. Past favorites include Mary Lennox in THE SECRET GARDEN, Liesl in THE SOUND OF MUSIC, Corliss in KISS AND TELL, Gabriella in HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL, and countless ensemble roles in fabulous shows like SEUSSICAL THE MUSICAL, PTC's award-winning AIDA, WILL ROGERS FOLLIES and THOROUGHLY MODERN MILLY. Tabitha also added choreography to her resume with HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL and THE MUSIC MAN. She sends love to all her fantastic kiddos she teaches in music and drama classes, as well as a shout out to her wonderful family and absolutely amazing friends, and to Jefferson for making her look good! "Milly says we won't get a cat!"
is elated to be back on the Plaza stage! He last appeared here as Cosmo Brown in SINGING IN THE RAIN. Tyler has worked at several area theaters. His favorite roles include: Dauntless in ONCE UPON A MATTRES at CATS, Georgie in OVER THE TAVERN at Theatre Arlington, Shem in THE ARK at Artisan, Jafar in ALADDIN at Theatre Arlington, Ellard in THE FOREIGNER at Artisan, Rev. Shaw in FOOTLOOSE at Casa Manana, Tobias in SWEENEY TODD at Onstage in Bedford (which earned him a column Award and a Ony Award), and Mr. Frank in ANNE FRANK at Forum Theatre Company. Tyler has won multiple Stony Awards, Ony Awards, and has won a Live Theatre League Award for Outstanding Youth in the Arts, as well as placing multiple times in Teen Talent Follies. He takes voice lessons from Michael Plantz. I would like to thank my stupendous directors, and thank the awesome cast and crew for this great experience. Huge thanks to my wonderful parents, my beautiful Kelcie, and Hunter for all their lo
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