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Cast

Cast for the 2017-18 Touring Production will be announced soon

 

Creative Team

DENNIS T. GIACINO (Book, Music, Lyrics)

dennisDennis Giacino is the creator and author (books, music, lyrics) of the Off-Broadway hit musical comedy revue “DISENCHANTED!” This riotous musical has performed to rave reviews, sold out houses and standing ovations in New York City, Los Angeles, Orlando, San Fran Bay Area, Philadelphia area, Minneapolis, Tampa (as part of the Bank of America Broadway Series), Syracuse, Columbia MO, Sarasota, Rochester NY, and New Jersey (where the show won the 2010 NJ Playwrights Contest).

PAUL MOODY (Music Director)

Paul is thrilled to be joining Starvox Entertainment as Music Director for Disenchanted! Currently, Paul is music directing in Toronto and teaching at The Ryerson University Theatre School. Select credits include: Sweet Charity, The Twelve Pound Look and The Whiskey Bar: a Kurt Weill Cabaret (The Shaw Festival) Ring of Fire (Charlottetown Festival) and music directed at Koerner Hall for Music of the Night starring Colm Wilkinson, Chillina Kennedy and Josh Young. Paul has performed as a solo pianist in venues across Canada such as the Princess of Wales Theatre and the Banff Centre of Performing Arts. To learn more about Paul, please visit his website www.paulmoodymusic.com

VANESSA LEUCK (Costume Designer)

New York City based costume designer with over 12 years experience designing for musicals, plays, dance, and large-scale productions. Other favorite designs include: Disney on Ice: Let’s Celebrate (International Tour), Annie (Sierra Repertory Theatre), American Icons (American Music Theatre) and several productions with Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS. In addition to designing she has assisted on: The Little Mermaid (Broadway), Ringling Brother’s Circus (5 productions), Disney on Ice (National Tour), and Disney Live! (International Tour). Vanessa holds an MFA in Costume Design from Virginia Commonwealth University and is a member of United Scenic Artists 829. www.vanessaleuckcostumes.com

STACEY MAROSKE (Choreography)

Stacey Renee Maroske is a Toronto based performer, singer, dancer, musician, teacher, adjudicator, & award winning choreographer. A York University graduate, Stacey is the director of her own company: The Next Level Entertainment which previously produced the Next Level Dance Convention, featuring famous choreographers from So You Think You Can Dance, and Dancing With The Stars. Stacey’s company also produces live shows, entertainment, and musical acts/ bands for corporate events & theme parks across North America including Ontario Place, Canada’s Wonderland, & Ripley’s Aquarium of Canada. Stacey has had the opportunity to choreograph for numerous music videos, commercials, television, and live shows including Mirvish/Starvox Trey Parker’s Cannibal the Musical, Night of The Living Dead Live, and the 2013–2016 national tours of Evil Dead: The Musical. Many thanks to the amazing cast and crew, and to my wonderful family and friends. staceyreneemusic.com

MIKE TREBILCOCK (Musical Track Orchestration)

Mike is a Juno-award winning composer, orchestrator, producer, arranger, and guitarist. His band, The Killjoys, recorded and toured throughout the 90s garnering nationwide acclaim. Trebilcock has since composed music for film, television, and theatre. He composed, performed and produced the music for George A. Romero’s Night of the Living Dead Live, and performed, produced, arranged, and wrote underscore music for Cannibal the Musical. Currently, Mike is working on a new Killjoys release, and composing scores for a number of (slightly twisted) films and cartoons.

KEVIN LACY (Sound Designer)

Kevin is thrilled to be reunited with fellow Evil Dead: The Musical alumnus on Disenchanted! Broadway Design credits include: Say Goodnight, Gracie (Broadway & National Tour), Golda’s Balcony (National Tour). Off-Broadway Design credits include: Evil Dead: The Musical (New York & Toronto), Jewtopia (New York & Chicago). Broadway Engineering credits include: Annie, Sideman, The Beauty Queen of Leenane. He has spent the past 7 years crisscrossing the globe mixing world-class orchestras and choirs for The Lord of the Rings: In Concert (Australia, Canada, Germany, Ireland, The Netherlands, Portugal, Spain, Turkey), Carnival on Ice (Japan, Mexico) and Holiday Festival on Ice (Canada). Mr. Lacy thanks his family, friends and colleagues for their unending support and love.

AARON SHAPIRO (Production Manager)

Aaron is a Chicago based freelance production manager. His recent credits include UNSPEAKABLE at the Broadway Playhouse, Jeff nominated productions of Heathers with Kokandy Productions, The Rainmaker with American Blues Theatre, Stupid Fucking Bird with Sideshow Theatre, Dreamgirls, Far From Heaven, Sweeney Todd, Funny Thing Happened, Side Show, and Jeff Awards winning productions of Ain’t MisBehavin’ and Sondheim on Sondheim with Porchlight Music Theatre where he is an artistic associate. Aaron was the founding Artistic Director for Oracle where he served for 4 years. He is also the co-founder of Studio BE/MCL Chicago in Lakeview where served as Executive Director for 5 years. Aaron has worked for over 80 different theatre and production companies, and educational institutions as an electrician, carpenter, sound engineer, designer, tech director, director, production manager, and producer.

GENTRY AKENS (Scenic & Props Design)

An award-winning leader in the world of entertainment design. Theme Park & Corporate: Walt Disney World, Universal Studios Orlando, The Disney Channel, Nickelodeon, Hasbro, Inc., Mattel Toys, Sony Pictures, Hanna Barbera Studios and others. He specializes in production for animation, design, television, film, toy design, story development, and live entertainment. He was the Art Director for two Tyler Perry motion pictures: “Good Deeds,” and “The Marriage Counselor.” Most recently, he completed season two of MTV’s “Teen Wolf” series and a pilot for popular comic, Rickey Smiley.

MICHELLE RAMSAY (Lighting Design)

Michelle is an award-winning lighting designer who works with dance, theatre and opera companies across Canada. She has designed for: Theatre New Brunswick, Opera Atelier, The Grand Theatre in London, Modern Times, Sundown Theatre, Foo Productions, New Harlem, Shaw Festival, Cahoots Theatre Company, Blue Ceiling Dance, fu-GEN, The Theatre Centre, Thousand Islands Playhouse, Human Cargo, bcurrent, Factory Theatre, Theatre Rusticle, National Arts Centre, Buddies in Bad Times Theatre, Native Earth Performing Arts, Mirvish Productions, Theatre Passe Muraille and Tarragon Theatre. She has received five Dora Mavor Moore Awards, a SATAward and the Pauline McGibbon Award. Michelle is an award-winning lighting designer who works with dance, theatre and opera companies across Canada. She has designed for: Theatre New Brunswick, Opera Atelier, The Grand Theatre in London, Modern Times, Sundown Theatre, Foo Productions, New Harlem, Shaw Festival, Cahoots Theatre Company, Blue Ceiling Dance, fu-GEN, The Theatre Centre, Thousand Islands Playhouse, Human Cargo, bcurrent, Factory Theatre, Theatre Rusticle, National Arts Centre, Buddies in Bad Times Theatre, Native Earth Performing Arts, Mirvish Productions, Theatre Passe Muraille and Tarragon Theatre. She has received five Dora Mavor Moore Awards, a SATAward and the Pauline McGibbon Award.

COREY ROSS/STARVOX ENTERTAINMENT (Producer)

Founded in 2005 by Corey Ross, Starvox Entertainment has ranked on Profit Magazine’s list of Canada’s top growth companies for four years running – the only live entertainment company ever to place on the list.

Mr. Ross was a producer on the Canadian production of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s CATS and produces an annual tour of Evil Dead – The Musical to record-breaking sales in Canada and the United States. Since 2012, Starvox produces the touring west-end hit show Potted Potter: The Unauthorized Harry Experience. Starvox is the producer of Trey Parker’s Cannibal! The Musical and Faulty Towers Live! The Dining Experience in Toronto.

In 2015, Starvox produced a national tour of a new adaptation of Sherlock Holmes starring David Arquette. In Toronto, Starvox launched the Canadian premiere of Dee Snider’s Rock ‘n’ Roll Christmas Tale, amongst other productions. Starvox has presented two productions written and directed by Woody Harrelson, presented John Malkovich in Giacomo Variations, and produced nationally-broadcast concerts for the Stephen Lewis Foundation featuring Alicia Keys, Annie Lennox and Harry Belafonte, among others. Starvox recently produced the multi-million dollar reboot of the classic Las Vegas revue show Jubilee for Caesars Entertainment, with pop mega-star Beyonce’s creative team at the helm.

In the upcoming season Starvox will produce the Wow Variety Spectacular for Caesars Entertainment’s Rio Casino, a Mexican tour for rock star Bryan Adams, and the Broadway bound Bend It Like Beckham the Musical.

THEATRICAL RIGHTS WORLDWIDE (Licensor)

TRW administers the live-stage performance rights of Broadway and West end musicals to theatres around the world. Established in 2006, TRW has quickly brought numerous top-tier Broadway titles into the catalogue, including The Addams Family, Jersey Boys, Spamalot, Memphis and The Color Purple. TRW leads the way in theatrical licensing with customizable performance and rehearsal products, unmatched customer service and innovative script and musical materials. Concurrent with developing our Broadway and West End collection, the TRW development arm (triVeLup) focuses its resources on the development and discovery of new musical properties geared for the regional, international, community, school, youth theatre and family sectors. TRW has firmly established themselves as an industry leader in the theatrical marketplace and is a trusted agency for both authors and customers alike.

DISENCHANTED! was originally produced in New York by Don Frantz and Jonathan Pollard. DISENCHANTED! is co-created by Dennis Giacino (Book, Music, Lyrics) and Fiely Matias (director of the Off-Bway production in NYC)

 DISENCHANTED! is presented through special arrangement with Theatrical Rights Worldwide, 1180 Ave. of the Americas, 8th Floor, New York, NY 10036, www.theatricalrights.com