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Tickets are a $15.00 Donation to benefit the Riant Theater (Off-Broadway Theater & Home of the famous Strawberry Theatre Festival) to keep them alive during through the Pandemic. It's a great cause, as theaters have been hit hard by Covid19!


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Rachel Zatcoff


On Broadway, Rachel starred as Christine Daaé in The Phantom of the Opera. She played Maria in the International Tour of West Side Story. With the New York City Opera, Rachel performed in Dear Erich, and in Candide directed by Hal Prince. Off-Broadway she starred as Tsaytl in Fiddler on the Roof in Yiddish, directed by Joel Grey. Rachel also has a passion for teaching, and has been growing her vocal studio in NYC for nine years.

Antoine L. Smith


Antoine is an Emmy Award Winner! On Broadway, Antoine starred in The Color Purple, MJ The Musical, Carousel, Miss Saigon, and Memphis. He was in the First National Tour of Rogers and Hammerstein’s Cinderella, and the National Tour of Cats. He starred as Curly in the Denver Center's acclaimed all Black production of Oklahoma, and voiced King Dad on Nickelodeon’s Nella the Princess Knight.

Mary Illes


On Broadway, Mary starred in The Music Man, The Scarlet Pimpernel, Steel Pier, She Loves Me, and The Phantom of the Opera. Her National Tour credits include Anastasia and The Secret Garden. Off-Broadway she was the original Golde in Fiddler on the Roof in Yiddish, and played Mrs. Erlynne in After the Ball.

Suri Marrero


On Broadway, Suri played Young Nala in The Lion King and Young Elsa in Frozen the Musical. During one week, she even took on both shows at the same time! She is also known for her role on the Netflix Special John Mulaney and The Sack Lunch Bunch. Suri was the covergirl for Rising Talent Magazine's October 2020 issue, and has been working hard to raise money for Broadway Cares during the pandemic. 

Lauren Thomas


Lauren recently starred as The Fiddler in Joel Grey's critically acclaimed musical Fiddler on the Roof in Yiddish. She was the first onstage female Fiddler in a professional production of Fiddler on the Roof. Lauren starred as Reza in the National Tour of Once the Musical. She is also a multi-instrumentalist, (violin, piano, flute, guitar, saw) music teacher, and founder of the theatre education program Breaking Barriers. 

Raquel Nobile


Raquel recently starred as Shprintze in the award-winning musical Fiddler on the Roof in Yiddish, directed by Joel Grey. Her other Off-Broadway credits include The Sorceress and Amerike the Golden Land. She was recently awarded the Emerging Professional Award from the National Theatre Conference, and teaches voice with the Badiene Magaziner Vocal Studio.

Peyton Gifis


You may know Peyton from her TV/FILM roles in Evil Lives Here, The Process of Recovering, and A Very Quarrentwinned Christmas. Peyton has also starred in several musical productions with KOTA Productions, A Class Act, and Annie's Playhouse, and more. 

Alesha Jeter


Alesha studies Musical Theatre at the Manhattan School of Music. Her favorite theatre credit was playing James in James and the Giant Peach. She loves Disney World and hopes to perform there someday.

Akira Golz


On Broadway, Akira played Alice in Matilda the Musical. She also understudied and performed the role of Amanda Thripp. Akira was the voice of Nella, the main character, on Nickelodeon's Nella the Princess Knight series. She recently starred in Chicken and Biscuits for the Queens Theatre New American Voices Reading Series.

Sophie Knapp


On Broadway, Sophie starred as Ivanka in Once the Musical and went on to play Ivanka in the National Tour of Once the Musical. Sophie appeared as Little Cosette and Young Eponine on the Les Misérables National Tour, and as Baby Gumm in Chasing Rainbows at Papermill Playhouse. Her film credits include The Blindspot, The Assistant, and Harry Haft.

Conor McShane


Conor recently made his Off-Broadway debut in

I Spy a Spy, after graduating from Pace University. His favorite credit from Pace was playing Man in Chair in the Drowsy Chaperone. Conor also performed with the New York Philharmonic and the Metropolitan Opera as part of their worldwide broadcast of Adriana Lecouvreur.

Kayleen Seidl


Kayleen recently completed a successful run of Fiddler on the Roof in Yiddish, directed by Joel Grey. Some of her other credits include: starring as Sarah Brown in the Guys and Dolls National Tour, as Christine Daeé in Phantom at the Westchester Broadway Theatre, and as Guenevere in Camelot at the Actors' Playhouse at the Miracle Theater.

Paul Esswein


Paul studies Musical Theatre at the Manhattan School of Music, where he recently starred as Ernst in Spring Awakening. He also played Homer in The Human Comedy workshop for New York City Center.

Jodi Snyder


Jodi recently completed a successful run of the critically acclaimed musical Fiddler on the Roof in Yiddish, directed by Joel Grey. You can hear her incredible belt as Frume Sore on the original cast album of Yiddish Fiddler. Jodi also starred in Pete The Cat  Off-Broadway and on tour. 

Jasmine Rogers


Jasmine is known for originating the role of Frances Bassey in Jerry Mitchell's Becoming Nancy at the Alliance Theater. She played a guest role on CBS's EVIL and has recently performed in several virtual productions, like Our Offering. Next year you'll see her starring in Wanderer at Papermill Playhouse.

Subiya Mboya


Subiya is a Junior Musical Theatre Major at The Manhattan School of Music, where last year she played Mrs. Lovett in Sweeney Todd. She is a youth activist for the Black Lives Matter Movement in tristate area. She performed for six years with TADA! Youth Theatre and was featured in Christina Franklin's Worth Street at Royal Family Productions. 

Jack D'Emilio


Jack studies Musical Theatre at the Manhattan School of Music, where he recently starred as Charley in Where's Charley. Jack was also an Artistic Intern for the Performing Arts Project last summer.