Category: Broadway

Jessica Humphrey in Annie

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Jessica Humphrey returns to Casa Mañana for Annie, November 2-10.   Starting in the spotlight as a ballet dancer and taking voice lessons, her main performances were at the local theatre and church. Eventually, Jessica graduated to train more intensely in musical theatre. This influenced her to study of musical theatre in college and graduate school, at San Diego… Read more »

Kaylene Snarsky Back at Casa Mañana

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Kaylene Snarsky returns to Casa Mañana as part of the ensemble in Annie, Nov. 2-10. We are so excited to have her back under the Dome! Her recent credits include “Cassie” in A Chorus Line, the national tour of Roger and Hammerstein’s Cinderella, and Rock of Ages, Hello, Dolly! and Mamma Mia!. Kaylene made her musical theatre debut in the 4th grade… Read more »

Meet the orphans of “Annie”

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The Orphans of Annie are an integral part of the show. They help spread hope and optimism, even under the roof of Ms. Hannigan’s orphanage. Meet the talented group, learn more about their theatre backgrounds and even get to know some of their four-legged friends! Photo Credit: Chip Tompkins Top: Maddox Rogers “Tessie,” Danika Ellis “Duffy,”… Read more »

The Best Job in the Business – Dog Handler, Lara Hayhurst

Casa Mañana Welcomes Mike McGowan to the cast of “Annie”

Casa Mañana Welcomes Mike McGowan to the cast of “Annie” image

Casa Mañana is excited to welcome Mike McGowan as “Warbucks” in Annie. We can’t think of a better show for his debut here. Mike credits his love of theatre to his parents, his dad a Navy musician and his mother a newscaster. “It was a perfect combo to inspire life as a performer.” He also mentions his… Read more »

Josie Todd stars as “Annie”

David Colston Corris in Buddy: The Buddy Holly Story

David Colston Corris in Buddy: The Buddy Holly Story image

In his first time under the Dome, David Colston Corris joins the cast of Buddy: The Buddy Holly Story.  David, originally from Elyria, OH, got into acting because his dad is an actor and director, among other things. He grew up running through rehearsal spaces and playing with costumes from Shakespeare’s greatest hits. “It wasn’t until my sister came out of… Read more »

Addie Morales stars as “Maria Elena” in Buddy: The Buddy Holly Story

Addie Morales stars as “Maria Elena” in Buddy: The Buddy Holly Story image

Addie Morales joins the cast of Buddy: The Buddy Holly Story as “Maria Elena.” This is not her first show under the Dome; her last production at Casa was West Side Story.   Originally from New Orleans, LA, Addie moved to DFW in 2007 but currently lives in NYC.  Her start in acting began when her voice teacher recommended Camp… Read more »

Jayson Elliot stars as “Big Bopper” in Buddy: The Buddy Holly Story

Jayson Elliot stars as “Big Bopper” in Buddy: The Buddy Holly Story image

Starring as “Big Bopper” in Buddy: The Buddy Holly Story, Jayson Elliot is excited to make his Casa debut!  While he has lived all over the U.S., from Alaska to NYC, Jayson is originally from Indiana and has lived in NYC for the last 15 years.  Jayson started acting in high school and hasn’t looked back… Read more »

Devin Berg in Buddy: The Buddy Holly Story

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Starring in the ensemble, Devin Berg joins the cast of Buddy.   From Southlake, TX, Devin was a choir kid who decided to try out for a musical during her senior year of high school. “The rest is history!”  Devin describes one of her favorite roles, “I was in a production of Dave Malloy’s Ghost Quartet this past summer that… Read more »