David Andino (Trammell the Pigeon) is so pumped to return to NYMF with CLONED! Recent credits include: The Buddy Holly Story (The Big Bopper) at Little Theatre on the Square and most recently 50 SHADES! The Musical Parody Off-Broadway (Christian). He dedicates this silly show to his crazy cat, King Louie XIV for helping him come up with pigeon noises. Yep! His cat! Much love to his friends and family.
Melanie Beck (Izzy) is overjoyed to be part of this production of CLONED! after playing Izzy in the show’s previous readings with both NYMF and The York Theater. Most recently, Melanie performed the role of Sara in the regional premier of Grace at Lake Dillon Theatre Co. in CO. Other favorite credits include SkippyJon Jones (Lucille Lortel Theatre and TheatreWorksUSA tour), Sylvia in Sylvia (Lake Dillon Theatre), Thea in Spring Awakening (Roxy Regional Theatre), Corie Bratter in Barefoot in the Park (Skyline Theatre Co.), and Olive Ostrovsky in …Spelling Bee (Hangar Theatre). She sincerely thanks Tom, Heather, Dan, Adam, this talented cast, and her incredible family and friends.
John Alban Coughlan (Dr. Marshall) National Tour: Beauty and the Beast; La Jolla Playhouse: Palm Beach; Arkansas Rep:CABARET; Stages St. Louis: 1776, Cabaret (Kevin Kline Nom.), The Drowsy Chaperone (Kevin Kline Award Winner); Musicals Tonight: Irma La Douce, Up in Central Park, I’d Rather Be Right, among others. Regional and NYC: Death of a Salesman, Holiday, The Maids, A Kind of Alaska, Bosoms and Neglect, Marie and Bruce. Films include What’s Left, Bird in Hand, Encorche, and I Am the Penguin.
Alex Goley (Wally) Alex is thrilled to be returning to NYMF with this fantastic show! This is his second year with NYMF after performing in Standby: The Musical in 2013. Off-Broadway: The Bardy Bunch (Chris Partridge), The Butterfly (Henri), The Berenstain Bears Live! (Brother Bear, Original Off-Broadway Cast). Regional:Richard III (Prince Edward) at Arkansas Shakespeare Theatre, Big River (Huck Finn) at TheatreWorks Silicon Valley, co-starring James Monroe Iglehart. Alex would like to thank his friends and family, Katie, John, NYMF, and the incredible team of CLONED! for supporting him all the way. BFA, NYU Tisch School of the Arts. www.alexgoley.com.
Crystal Kellogg (Sharon Stone) Crystal is so happy to be making her NYMF debut! She was last seen in The King And I (Anna) at Arrow Rock Lyceum Theatre. Other credits include: Because Of Winn Dixie (Sunny) a new musical by Duncan Sheik and Nell Benjamin – Arkansas Rep Theatre, Allegro (Jenny Brinker) also directed by Tom Wojtunik – APAC, The Sound Of Music (Maria) – Surflight Theatre and Westchester Broadway Theatre (u/s), The Full Monty (Pam) – Riverside Theatre, Grease (Sandy) and The Little Mermaid (Ariel u/s performed) – Tuacahn Center for the Arts, Nine (Luisa u/s) starring Robert Cuccioli – Westchester Broadway Theatre. TV/Commercials:Person of Interest on CBS, Athenos Feta Cheese National commercial nominated for TruTV’s Funniest Commercial of the Year. Up next? The First National Tour of Broadway’s Tony Award Winning Kinky Boots!! Thank you Tom for this opportunity. Coming soon: www.crystalkellogg.com.
Matthew Knowland (Fizz) Matthew is reprising the role of Fizz after the exciting readings at the York Theatre and last year’s NYMF Festival. Other credits include; Off Broadway:Cafe a Go-Go (Chazz); Tony and Tina’s Wedding (Michael Just/Donny Dolce);Bumbug (Chris). TV/Webisode: Late Night With Jimmy Fallon; Saturday Night Live; Forensic Files; What Exit (Evan). Matthew has also been honored to work with The New Professional Theatre and Cape Cod’s The Hyannis Sound. Thank you to Berry and Crosby.
Eric Mann (Clone Wally) Overjoyed to be cloned again and again with this incredible show! National Tour: A Chorus Line (Mike). Regional: Hello Dolly! (Barnaby) at Cape Playhouse and North Shore Music Theatre; Enter Laughing (Marvin) at Bay Street Theatre; The Drowsy Chaperone (Gangster #2), West Side Story (A-Rab), Annieat North Carolina Theatre; Big River (Huck Finn) at Galveston Island Musicals;Tommy at Arkansas Repertory Theatre. BFA Elon University. When Eric is not acting, he is busy filmmaking with his awesome new company UNREEL FILMS, LLC. Short Films (Directing): Alistair’s Wednesday, Finish Her, Defunkt, A Rather Splendid Day. www.eric-mann.com
Tony Romero (Mr. Choi) Tony returns to CLONED! after appearing in last year’s readings at The York Theatre and NYMF 2013. He comes directly from the National Asian Artists Project’s production of Oliver! at Signature Theatre. Off-Broadway credits include Tokyo Can Can. New York credits: Triplets starring R&B legend Ruth Brown, as well as Babes in Toyland and Suites by Sondheim, both at Lincoln Center’s Avery Fisher Hall. Regional credits: Mame starring Christine Ebersole, Paper Mill Playhouse; Anything Goes, Repertory Theatre of St. Louis and Great Lakes Theatre Festival; My Fair Lady, Trinity Repertory Company, Cleveland Playhouse, and Virginia Stage Company; The Wizard of Oz, Actors Theatre of Louisville; Scrooge starring Gary Beach, Theatre Under the Stars; The King & Istarring Lou Diamond Phillips, Kansas City Starlight Theatre; and The Radio City Christmas Spectacular starring The Rockettes. Proud AEA member.
Babs Winn (Evelyn) Babs just completed a 2-year Off-Broadway run in Cougar The Musical as the hilarious Mary-Marie Beauregard de Champain. After participating several times as Evelyn, she is excited to be part of the NYMF full production of CLONED!. Other mentionables: Lead singer for MISS BABS & the Kickin’ Boogie Band (Lincoln Center’s Midsummer Night Swing, etc). Hoot ‘n holler with ’em at Rodeo Bar NYC. . Good Home Cookin CD; Jon Stewart’s The Daily Show (2x’s);Onion News, Country Stars Challenge Al-Qaeda; College Humor (17x’s); Musicals Tonight (2x’s), Always Patsy Cline (Louise), Urban Cowboy (Aunt Corrine), All Shook Up (Matilda Hyde), Gypsy (Electra/Cratchett). Long list of film, musical/dramatic theater, commercials. Babs is also The Space Tamer, a gifted professional organizer. Thank you, Rodney, for your concessions to support my obsessions! http://bit.ly/kickinboogiebandepk, www.babswinn.com