Meet the cast of Mamma Mia!
playing now at BDT Stage
playing now at BDT Stage
Christy Oberndorf (Sophie Sheridan) is thrilled to be in another show at BDT Stage! Past credits include Penny in Hairspray (Pace Center), Dorothy in The Wizard of Oz (Candlelight) and Ensemble in Disney’s Beauty and the Beast (BDT Stage). She would love to thank the amazing cast and crew as well as her friends and mentors. Special thanks to her family and her Mom and Dad for always believing in her. www.ChristyOberndorf.com
Tracy Warren (Donna Sheridan) MAMMA MIA! marks the beginning of Tracy’s tenth season at BDT Stage! Favorite BDT roles include Mary (Mary Poppins) and Cinderella (Disenchanted!) Tracy played Dainty June in Gypsy starring Tyne Daly (Broadway, National Tour, Cast Album, Tony Award), toured nationally with the Hal Prince revival of Show Boat, and appeared as Belle and a Silly Girl in the first national tour of Disney’s Beauty and the Beast. Tracy is the singing voice of Tuptim in the Warner Brothers animated feature, The King and I. www.TracyVennerWarren.com
Alicia K. Meyers (Tanya) is so excited to be a part of this awesome MAMMA MIA! cast. She is also so grateful to be working alongside the amazingly talented Matthew D. Peters. You may have seen Ali in many other productions, including: The Little Mermaid, Disenchanted!, Thoroughly Modern Millie, The Addams Family, Always Patsy Cline, Hairspray, Spamalot, Hello, Dolly!, Chicago, CATS, Cabaret, Gypsy and Singin’ in the Rain. Ali is most grateful for her family and their endless love and support. Huge hugs to Michael and Prugh. “Here we go again.”
Scott Severtson (Sam Carmichael) is thrilled to be playing Sam! You might remember him from such roles as Gaston in Disney’s Beauty and the Beast, Lord Farquaad in Shrek the Musical, King Triton in The Little Mermaid, Stacee Jaxx in Rock of Ages or The Pharaoh in Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat. This is his seventh straight season here at the BDT Stage and he is pleased to call this theater home. He’d like to thank his family for all the love and support. Enjoy theater!
Scott Beyette (Bill Austin) is a 30 year veteran of the BDT Stage. Most recently he played Cogsworth in Disney’s Beauty and the Beast. Other favorite roles include: The Old Man, Don Lockwood, Huck Finn, Leo Bloom, Gomez Addams, Bert, Black Stache, and many others. Scott would like to thank all of the faithful BDT patrons for their support over the years. “Bitel and Olyvia – I love you.”
Matthew D. Peters (Eddie/Bill u/s) most recently co directed/choreographed Disney’s Beauty and the Beast. Regional credits: Disney’s The Little Mermaid, Joseph… (Henry award for choreography), Thoroughly Modern Millie, Footloose, Mary Poppins, Shrek the Musical, SWING!, The Drowsy Chaperone, Crazy For You, CATS, West Side Story, The Music Man, La Cage Aux Folles, No Dogs Allowed, Evita. Matthew has directed and choreographed 20 plus shows throughout the Denver metro area and nationally. Love to Sean, Mom and Nana. www.MatthewDPeters.com
Joanie Brosseau-Rubald (Rosie) has appeared in over 75 productions at BDT Stage, including Evita (Eva Peron), Peter Pan (Peter), Chicago (Roxie Hart), Sweet Charity (Charity Hope Valentine), Little Shop of Horrors (Audrey), Rock Of Ages (Justice Charlier), A Christmas Story (Mother). Joanie has appeared in area theatres at The Arvada Center, The Candlelight Dinner Playhouse,The Lone Tree Arts Center, The PACE Parker Arts Center, and others. Joanie is the founder and director of Miss Joanie Drama (MissJoanieDrama.com) providing camps and programs for kids in the arts. She is grateful to call Colorado and BDT home! Thank you for supporting live theatre.
Bob Hoppe (Harry Bright) is thrilled to be a part of this amazing show and BDT Stage company! He has performed all over Colorado and across the sea on several cruise ships. Favorite roles include, Cosmo Brown (Singin’ in the Rain), stepsister Grace (Cinderella), Scuttle (The Little Mermaid) ,Man 2 (Love, Perfect… Change), Harold Hill (The Music Man) and Lumière (Disney’s Beauty and the Beast). He dedicates this and every performance to his guardian Angel. “Love you Mama.”
Chas Lederer (Sky) is honored to be back at BDT Stage! Last seen in Disney’s Beauty and the Beast, Chas is happy to be home with the BDT family. Selected regional credits – Other Desert Cities (Trip, Cherry Creek Theatre), Bonnie and Clyde (Buck, THAC), Almost, Maine (Young Male, BBT), Peter and the Starcatcher (Ted, BDT Stage), The Little Mermaid (Flounder, BDT), Violet (Monty, THAC), Bright Ideas (Joshua, The Avenue Theatre). “A HUGE thank you to Matty, Ali, Michael and Seamus for your trust and support. Thanks and Love to Mom, Dad and Ethan – It’s not possible without you.” “It’s Chaos, Be Kind.”
Lillian Buonocore (Ali/Sophie u/s) is ecstatic to be performing in MAMMA MIA! Her previous BDT Stage credits are Belle in Disney’s Beauty and the Beast and Ariel in The Little Mermaid. Recently graduated from UNC with a degree in Musical Theatre and Dance, she is grateful to be doing what she loves every day. Lillian would like to thank her family, friends, and BDT family for their endless support. www.LillianBuonocore.com
Alejandro Roldan (Pepper) is stoked to be back at BDT Stage in another amazing show! Last seen here in Motones vs Jerseys and Annie – he is a classically trained vocalist who studied at UNC and Roosevelt University. He has been performing in shows and bands for the last seven years all over Colorado. Favorite roles include Che in Evita, Usnavi in In the Heights and Enjolras in Les Miserables. “Thank you Mama and Padre for all the support – love you K.”
Leo Batlle (Ensemble/Sky u/s) is su-p-per du-p-per excited to be returning for his fifth show at BDT Stage! Leo studied Musical Theatre and Dance at the UNC. Favorite roles include: LeFou in Disney’s Beauty and the Beast (BDT), Finch in Newsies (CDP), Franz in Sunday in the Park… (UNC), Ensemble in Rock of Ages (BDT) The Specialist in The Who’s Tommy (UNC), Lead Singer in SWING! (LTR), Artful Dodger in Oliver! (CDP), Paul in Kiss Me Kate (CDP), Mark in A Chorus Line (UCDT). He would like to thank his wonderful family for their endless love and support.
Brian Cronan (Father Alexandrios) is thrilled to be returning to BDT Stage to dance his way into the New Year with such a fun group! A few past BDT favorites include Jinx in Forever Plaid, Franz in Rock of Ages, and Benjamin in Joseph… He would like to thank his big bro, and his own Mama for all of their constant love and support.
McKayla Marso-McDonough (Ensemble/Donna u/s) is beyond thankful to be back on stage at BDT Stage! National Tours: Monty Python’s Spamalot, Wizard of Oz. Regional: Pajama Game, How to Succeed.., The Sound of Music, A Christmas Story, A Chorus Line (5th Avenue Theatre), Saturday Night Fever, Joseph…, MAMMA MIA! (Arvada Center); Dracula, Catch Me If You Can (Aurora Fox), Mary Poppins (BDT Stage), Cabaret (Theatre Latte Da). Choreography: A Christmas Story, Rock of Ages (BDT Stage). BA in Musical Theatre (UNC). “Love to my husband Seamus, and my incredible family for their love and support!”
Danielle Scheib (Ensemble/Tanya u/s) last appeared at BDT Stage as Babette in Disney’s Beauty and the Beast and as Lily St. Regis in Annie. Performance credits include: Broadway’s 42nd Street (Germany), Tokyo Disneyland and the 2013 Superbowl Halftime Show with Beyonce’. In Colorado, she has appeared at The Arvada Center (MAMMA MIA!) and at The Fox (Catch Me If You Can). Other favorite BDT credits include: Rock of Ages, A Christmas Story, Joseph…!, Thoroughly Modern Millie and Footloose!. “All my love to Roland and Lottie!”
Sarah Hackshaw (Lisa) proudly hails from Columbus, OH where she studied Dance at The Ohio State University. Since graduating, she has performed for Former First Lady Michelle Obama at The White House, danced with The Walt Disney Company, SeaWorld Orlando, Universal Studios Resort and for the Univ. of Hawaii. She relocated to Denver after accepting an offer to become a Denver Broncos Cheerleader for their historic 25th season (2017-2018). She is now continuing to pursue theater and is honored to be a small part of this talented cast!
Cory Michael Klements (Ensemble) is a Colorado native with a BFA in Dance Performance from The University of Wyoming. Theatre; Disney’s Beauty and the Beast (Ensemble/Swing – BDT Stage), Newsies (Finch – Inspire Theater Company), A Chorus Line (Bobby – Inspire Theater Company), Newsies (Tommy Boy – CDP). Dance; Davis Contemporary Dance Company (original and reconstructed dances by Terrell Davis, Rachael Ashley Harding and Miguel Perez). Nutcracker (Cavalier), Nevada Ballet Theatre; Serenade by George Balanchine, Cirque Du Soleil/NBT’s Choreographer’s Showcase. Other performance credits: Colorado School of Dance, Ballet Ariel, Nu-World Contemporary Danse Theatre, Opera Colorado’s Aida (ballet dancer). @corymichaelklements
Tracey Dennig (Swing/Dance Captain) is extremely excited to be returning to BDT Stage for MAMMA MIA! Originally from New Orleans, Louisiana, Tracey graduated with a BFA in Dance from the State University of New York at Buffalo. Favorite credits include Disney’s Beauty and the Beast, 42nd Street, Mary Poppins, and Spamalot, just to name a few. Tracey would like to thank her family, friends, husband Riley, and her two favorite girls, Adelynn and Aubrey, for their constant love and support.
Melissa Morris (Ensemble/Rosie u/s) is elated to be back at BDT Stage. Her favorite roles include: Peter in Peter Pan, Minnie Fay in Hello, Dolly! (Candlelight), JoJo in Seussical the Musical, Junie B. in Junie B. Jones the Musical (Arvada Center), Wendy Jo in Footloose (BDT Stage). She is the lead singer for MelMo and the MiddleMen. Many thanks to family and friends for all the love and support!
Jacob Villarreal (Swing/Harry u/s) is so thrilled to be back at BDT Stage as the male swing and US to Harry. You recently saw him last spring in Motones vs. Jerseys, also Annie and Joseph… He recently returned to Denver after moving to Oklahoma City for a year and a half with his husband Josh. He also recently premiered Take To The Highway, a James Taylor review at Midtown Arts Center’s last show this past summer. “Thank you Ali, Matty, Seamus, Neal and Michael for ‘Taking another Chance on Me’ and to Josh for your never-ending love and support!”