Cast

Sarah-Lasko

Sarah Lasko

Dorothy

The Wizard of Oz is Sarah’s national tour debut. Favorite credits include The Fantasticks (Luisa), Romeo and Juliet (Juliet), She Loves Me (Amalia), and The Crucible (Abigail). UMCP graduate.

Mark-A.-Harmon

Mark A. Harmon

Professor Marvel/The Wizard

National Tours: Mamma Mia! (Harry Bright), Hairspray (Wilbur Turnblad). Regional: The Normal Heart (Felix Turner), Urinetown (Mr. McQueen), Art (Yvonne), 1776 (Charles Thompson), A Christmas Carol (Ebenezer Scrooge), A Little Night Music (Fredrik Egerman), A Funny Thing … Forum (Marcus Lycus).

Shani-Hadjian

Shani Hadjian

Miss Gulch/ The Wicked Witch of the West

Ohio Native. National Tours: Disney’s Beauty and the Beast, Fancy Nancy. Off- Broadway: Fancy Nancy. Regional highlights: Spamalot, As You Like It, Les Miserables, Caroline, or Change. BFA – The Hartt School.

Aaron-Fried

Aaron Fried

Zeke/Lion

Tours: Nice Work If You Can Get It, The Addams Family, Grease. New York: Sowa’s Red Gravy. Regional: Ogunquit, North Shore, Gateway, Theatre By The Sea. Training: Ithaca College, BFA.

Jay-McGill

Jay McGill

Hickory/Tin Man

Regional: West Virginia Public Theatre (two seasons) Television: Being Erica, The Latest Buzz, Wingin’ It, Super Why (Aladdin). Proud graduate of CCM (University of Cincinnati).

Morgan-Reynolds

Morgan Reynolds

Hunk/Scarecrow

Morgan spent seven years performing with The Walt Disney Company.

Rachel-Womble

Rachel Womble

Glinda

The Wizard of Oz is Rachel’s national tour debut. Training: Rice University (BA), NYU (MM). Favorite credits: Forum (Philia), 1776 (Martha), and Carousel (Julie).

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Randy Charleville

Uncle Henry, Ensemble

Tours: Flashdance and Phantom of the Opera. Off-Broadway: Rasputin and Definitely Doris. TV: “Tony Awards” w/Liza Minnelli, “ESPY Awards”, “Gossip Girl”.

Emmanuelle-Zeesman

Emmanuelle Zeesman

Auntie Em, Ensemble

National Tours/Off- Broadway: Christmas Carol, Little Mermaid, Passion and five seasons with Symphony Orchestras through four continents. Regional: Guys and Dolls, Tommy, Blood Brothers (CCC Award Winner Best Actress).

Danielle-Behrens

Danielle Behrens

Ensemble/Swing

Danielle is a California native now based in New York. Recent credits include The Light in the Piazza with Marymount Manhattan College and Peter Pan with CRT. She holds a BA in musical theatre from MMC.

Amy-Button

Amy Button

Ensemble

The Wizard of Oz is Amy’s national tour debut! Regional – Lyric Stage: Into the Woods (Little Red), CityRep OKC: South Pacific. Proud Oklahoma City University graduate.

Diego-Diaz

Diego Diaz

Ensemble

Tour: Titanic the Musical. NY: Foolerie (NYMF), Alley of Masks, Sing A Merry Madrigal. Regional: White Christmas, Producers, Ring of Fire, 42nd Street, RENT and Hairspray among others.

Will-Geoghegan

Will Geoghegan

Ensemble

Will was last seen performing on Disney Cruise Lines upon graduation from Point Park University in 2014.

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Lindsey Hailes

Ensemble

The Wizard of Oz is Lindsey’s National Tour Debut. She attends Point Park University for musical theatre and is a Kansas Native!

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Beau Hutchings

Ensemble

Previous National tours: The Wizard of Oz (Tin Man) with NETworks Presentations. West Side Story (Snowboy). Cruise Ship: Chicago the Musical on The Allure of the Seas. BFA from Western Michigan University.

Nicholas-Morgan

Nick Morgan

Ensemble

The Wizard of Oz is Nick’s national tour debut. Originally from Pittsburgh, PA, he is a recent graduate of Shenandoah Conservatory.

Justin-Nelson

Justin G. Nelson

Ensemble

Memphis Native. MTSU and U of M graduate. Credits: Hairspray (Duane), A Chorus Line (Richie), The Color Purple, Billy Elliot, Footloose, Mary Poppins, Dreamgirls.

Nick-Picknally

Nick Picknally

Ensemble

The Wizard of Oz is Nick’s national tour debut. A Muhlenberg College Theatre and Dance alumni. Regional: Hello Dolly! (Barnaby), A Chorus Line (Don).

Corey-Rives

Corey Rives

Swing

Corey recently graduated from the University of Alabama and Broadway Dance Center’s Professional Semester. Credits: Alcestis Ascending (Off Broadway- Dance Swing), Next to Normal (Gabe), 42nd Street (Andy), Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson (Van Buren), New Brain (Mr. Bungee).

Dominick-Sannelli

Dominick Sannelli

Ensemble

The Wizard of Oz is Dominick’s first national tour. Regional: Pirates of Penzance (Ensemble), Sign of the Seahorse, Kennedy Center. Other theater credits: Madagascar (DreamWorks workshop), “21” the musical, (World Premiere). Film: Silver Linings Playbook.

Jenna-Scannelli

Jenna Brooke Scannelli

Ensemble

Jenna attended The Boston Conservatory for Musical Theater. Credits include Jenny in Aspects of Love (Walnut Street Theater), Natalie u/s (Eagle Theater). She has also worked in film, television, and commercials.

Maggie-Spicer

Maggie Spicer

Ensemble

Regional: Your Name on My Lips (NYC); Lyric Theatre of Oklahoma: A Little Night Music (Anne), Les Miserables; Oklahoma CityRep: South Pacific. Proud graduate of Oklahoma City University & Kansas native!

Alex-Swift

Alex Swift

Ensemble

The Wizard of Oz is Alex’s national touring debut. Credits include West Side Story, Dreamgirls, On the Town, La Cage aux Folles. BFA Boston Conservatory.

Adam-Vanek

Adam Vanek

Ensemble

Credits: Les Misérables, Evita (Flat Rock), Livewire! (Hersheypark), Paradis, Elements (Norwegian Cruise Line), Smokey Joe’s Café (SummerTide).

Shannon-Walsh

Shannon Walsh

Dance Captain, Swing

Favorite credits: Into the Woods (Little Red), The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee.

Kaley-Were

Kaley Were

Ensemble

Kaley is a proud graduate of Oklahoma City University. The Wizard of Oz is Kaley’s national tour debut. Regional – Lyric Theatre of Oklahoma: Bernice Bobs Her Hair (Genevieve), Billy Elliot (Lesley), Big Fish, Mary Poppins, Oklahoma! (Kate).

Kyle-White

Kyle White

Dance Captain, Swing

Kyle was born in Pocatello, Idaho and moved out to Los Angeles to get his BFA in Musical Theater from AMDA. He spent the past 2 years performing with Disney Cruise Lines as the Swing/Dance Captain.

Dorsey-Ziller

Dorsey Ziller

Ensemble

The Wizard of Oz is Dorsey’s national tour debut. Proud graduate of Point Park University.

 

Nigel

Toto

Nigel was rescued from the Northeast Arkansas Humane Society by guardian/trainer, William Berloni in 2008. He follows in a long line of Totos trained by Mr. Berloni. In 2009 he appeared as “Toto” in The Wiz opposite Ashanti in New York City. He has been on the “Today Show” and “Dogs 101.” He also appeared in the major motion picture Someday This Pain Will be Useful with Marcia Gay Harden and Toby Regbo.

Loki

Toto Understudy

Loki was discovered through Cairn Rescue USA in 2008 by guardian/trainer William Berloni. He was about one and a half years old when he was rescued from the puppy mills of Missouri. His first production of The Wizard of Oz was the National Tour in 2009 understudying the role of Toto. In 2010 he took over the role of “Toto” in that tour and has played Toto all across North America.