This is David's 11th show at Plaza and is very excited to be working here again. You remember David and the mean Del Delmonaco in BREAKING UP IS HARD TO DO or as the rough Gen. Schmitz in SEUSSICAL or as Prof. Plum in CLUE THE MUSICAL.
Robert is thrilled to be back in his sixth show with The Plaza Theatre Company having most recently been seen in this summer's CAMELOT. Some of his favorite roles and shows include: Fredrick Fellowes in NOISES OFF which he also directed, Marc Antony in JULIUS CEASAR, Charlie Baker in THE FOREIGNER, Detective Sargent Troughton in RUN FOR YOUR WIFE, Criswell in PLAN 9 FROM OUTER SPACE, Sanjay in BOLLYWOOD LYSISTRATA, Sasaki in A SAMURAI NOSFERATU, Prospero in THE TEMPEST, Terry Jones in MONTY PYTHON MADDNESS, and his triple roles of referee/ Puck / and Macbeth in SHAKESPEAREAN DEATHMATCH. This elusive Robert has also ben caught on film in season 3 of PRISON BREAK, DEALEY PLAZA THE MOVIE, and ZUGIO AND THE SUNSHINE KIDZ
Carlee is thrilled to be back at PlazaCo for her fifth! You may remember her on the Plaza stage as Audrey in LITTLE SHOW OF HORRORS, Lois Warner in BREAKING UP IS HARD TO DO and before that as Lois Lane in KISS ME KATE. She holds a BFA in Theatre from Abilene Christian University. You may have seen her in Lyric Stage's DESERT SONG, NINE, THE SOUND OF MUSIC, or TOO MANY GIRLS. Some of Carlee's favorite roles include Lucille in PARADE, Agnes in I DO! I DO!, Marmee in LITTLE WOMEN, Alice Beane in TITANIC, and Muzzy in THOROUGHLY MODERN MILLIE. Carlee would like to thank her friends and family for their support and above all, God, who is the provider and sustainer of all of her abilities. Colossians 3:17
Suzi Lee is absolutely delighted to be a part of such a fantastically talented cast. This is her Plaza debut. Some of her previous roles include Jane in TARZAN THE MUSICAL, Monica in THE MEDIUM, and Mabel in THE PIRATES OF PENZANCE. Suzi would like to thank her loving family and wonderful friends for their continued patience and support. Enjoy the show and God bless!
This is Brandon Wimmer's first performance at Plaza and he is incredibly excited to do a show with this much heart and laughter. He has starred in such shows as THE TAMING OF THE SHREW, RICHARD III, THE ROCKY HORROR SHOW, and TARZAN. After doing LOST IN YONKERS with Steve Lindsay at the start of the year, Brandon was ready and willing to do anything he could to be a part of this marvelous director's vision. He would like to thank his fantastic cast and crew for this amazing opportunity and hopes that every person in the audience leaves a little bit weirder and wiser for the experience.
Jonathan is just one Plaza show away from receiving his 20-Show Robe! He was recently honored with a 2014 Column Award for his portrayal of Albert Klummer in Plaza's DEAR RUTH, and he's thrilled to be doing another straight play. His most recent performances on the PTC stage include Mellush in ENCHANTED APRIL, Bill Calhoun in KISS ME, KATE, Lun Tha in THE KING AND I, and Phil Davis in WHITE CHRISTMAS. A few of his many favorite roles include Reverend Oglethorpe in SMOKE ON THE MOUNTAIN, Younger Brother in RAGTIME, Barrett in TITANIC, and Laurie in LITTLE WOMEN. "Special thanks to Mom, Dad, and little P for putting up with my crazy schedule."
JACESON P. BARRUS
JaceSon is appearing in his 55th production at PlazaCo and has loved every minute of the past 7 years here at PTC. Past favorite roles include Fred/Petruchio in KISS ME KATE, Bob Wallace in WHITE CHRISTMAS and Schroeder in YOU'RE A GOOD MAN, CHARLIE BROWN. His first love is as husband and father and as always he sends love to Tina, Tabitha, Parker, Cameron, Eden, Mimi and JJ.
is glad to be back on the Plaza stage. Especially since there are no small children in this show. (Her previous show was Best Christmas Pageant Ever at Theatre Arlington. )
She is always grateful to Bob for his patience and willingness to put up with weird hours and leftovers for dinner. In a previous life she was privileged to teach High School Theatre. She misses it. Sometimes.
Corbin is ecstatic to be playing Thor Waldgrave in THE NERD. This will be Corbin's third production at the Plaza Theater. Corbin's previous roles include Tiny Tim in A CHRISTMAS CAROL and Iago in ALADDIN JR. He is very excited to be playing Michael Darling in PETER PAN this Spring for Plaza Academy's Jr. Show Stoppers production.
Corbin not only has a passion for performing on stage but also enjoys writing books and original plays on his typewriter for he and his sister to perform. Corbin truly believes the world is his stage, from feeding farm animals to standing in line at the store, he can be found singing and dancing everywhere he goes.
Corbin attends classes at Plaza Academy and is part of the Jr. Show Stoppers Company.
Parker is thrilled to be cast as Thor in the production of The Nerd. This will be his fourth appearance on the Plaza stage having been a child in Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dream Coat, Ignorance in A Christmas Carol and a royal son in The King and I. Parker is in the fourth grade at Grandview Elementary. He has a great love of art and has won several awards with his art work including the Johnson County Young Authors Competition and a school wide art contest to be depicted on the Grandview Elementary School Tee Shirts. He loves the stage and his entire Plaza family. He would like to thank Brandon Wimmer for helping him release his inner Godzilla.
AMY WOLFF SORTER
Amy is delighted to be working again with director Steve Lindsay and co-stage-manager/hubby Dave Sorter on THE NERD. She and Dave co-stage-managed PlazaCo's BYE BYE BIRDIE and Artisan Theater Center's LOST IN YONKERS. A native of Chicago, Amy has manned the booth in a variety of productions including THE MATCHMAKER and GOD'S FAVORITE. In addition to stage management duties, Amy has been onstage; she was Alma in and Rooney in PlazaCo's productions of PILLOW TALK and ARSENIC AND OLD LACE, respectively. Amy is grateful to be working with this funny and talented cast and wants to remind them to hang on to their shoes and socks.
is happy to be back in the booth and working once again with wife Amy Wolff Sorter and director Steve Lindsay on this hysterically entertaining play. Dave last took his place in PlazaCo's booth with the production of BYE BYE BIRDIE. He also co-stage-managed LOST IN YONKERS with Amy at Artisan Center Theater. Dave knows the audience will enjoy THE NERD, but suggests it keep an eye out for marauding pigs.
A few of the plays Steven is best known for directing are: LOST IN YONKERS, THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING EARNEST, TAMING OF THE SHREW, MISTRESS OF THE INN, THE CURIOUS SAVAGE, DEARLY DEPARTED, ON GOLDEN POND, THE SHADOW BOX, YOU KNOW I CAN’T HEAR YOU WHEN THE WATER’S RUNNING, PYGMALION, ANGEL STREET, and DIAL “M” FOR MURDER. You may have also seen in on stage as: Scrooge or Jacob Marley in A CHRISTMAS CAROL, Dr. Chapman in CASH ON DELIVERY, The Bishop of Lax in SEE HOW THEY RUN, Charlie Baker in THE FOREIGNER, Sir Evelyn Oakley in ANYTHING GOES, Maurice in BEAUTY AND THE BEAST, Touchstone in AS YOU LIKE IT, Nick Cristano in OVER THE RIVER AND THROUGH THE WOODS, Bobby Franklyn in RUN FOR YOUR WIFE, Master Ford in THE MERRY WIVES OF WINDSOR, Volpone in VOLPONE, Renfield in COUNT DRACULA, Joe Keller in ALL MY SONS, Paravicini in THE MOUSETRAP, and more. Steven holds a BS in Dramatic Production from Bob Jones University and studied Shakespeare with Chris Pickles of the Royal National Theatre. He’d like t