Michael Conte as Albin/Zaza
Michael's credits include the Broadway National Tour of Chicago the musical, the Radio City Christmas Spectacular with the Rockettes, C’est Magique at the Lido in Paris, France. Regional: Prince/Wolf in Into the Woods, Dick in Dames at Sea, Bobby in Cabaret and Chicklet in Psycho Beach Party. Cabaret: Enter the Night and Folies Bergeré in Las Vegas and Princess and Royal Caribbean cruise lines. Local: Lord Farquaad in Shrek the Musical, Ursula in Disney’s The Little Mermaid and Juan Perón in Evita.
Anthony Martinez as Georges
Anthony is a veteran of the Bay Area theater scene, having been nominated for multiple TBA, SFBATCC, ARTY, and SOTA awards for his work at theaters such as 42nd Street Moon, Spreckels Theater Company, 6th Street Playhouse, Lucky Penny Productions, Novato Theater Company, Cinnabar Theater, Left Edge Theater, and many more. In addition to his numerous theater credits, Anthony has also been seen in many film and commercial productions, including the upcoming feature film Donovan Reid. www.anthonymartinezonline.com.
Lorenzo Alviso as Jean-Michel
Lorenzo is relieved that his first show at 6th Street Playhouse doesn’t require dancing in heels! Recent credits in Marin County include Peter in Jesus Christ Superstar in Concert (Theatre-at-Large), Monsieur D’Arque in Beauty and the Beast (Mountain Play), and David in Company (Novato Theatre Co). Locally, Lorenzo enjoyed playing Prince Herbert in Spamalot and Frederick Fleet in Titanic the Musical (Spreckels). See what's next @Double_Lo7
Joseph Favalora as Jacob the Maid
Joseph has enjoyed many opportunities at 6th Street Playhouse choreographing and performing. He has received two San Francisco Bay Area Theatre Critic Circle awards for excellence in choreography. The first is with Cinnabar’s Fiddler on the Roof and the second with 6th Street Playhouse’s Thoroughly Modern Mille. Professional credits include the Broadway production and National Tour of Beauty and the Beast, and the Broadway production and National Tour of Peter Pan and the television special on A&E. Further credits include: The National Tour of Cats, the International Tour, West Side Story and numerous regional theater productions.
Hillary St. John as Anne/Cagelle
Hillary is always happy to be back on the GK Hardt stage. She was last seen here playing the role of Rhoda/Ensemble in Irving Berlin's White Christmas. She also played Ethel Levey in George M last summer. Other roles include: Cha Cha in Grease, Stella in Bonnie and Clyde, Gloria in Thoroughly Modern Millie, and the narrator in Spamalot at Spreckles. She wants to dedicate this show to the marvelous Bobby Finney. He will forever be in our hearts here at 6th St. This show is for him. We love and appreciate him. Thank all of you for coming out and supporting the arts. Enjoy the show.
Michael Fontaine as Mr. Dindon
Michael has, for 40+ years, acted in or directed dozens of regional theater productions with numerous organizations in the North Bay and beyond, including (at 6SP) Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf, Cat on a Hot Tin Roof, Souvenir, A Little Night Music and White Christmas. He teaches in the SRJC Older Adults Program.
Cindy Brillhart-True as Mrs. Dindon
Cindy is elated to be back at 6th St. for La Cage!! Cindy has had the good fortune to work with many great companies in the Bay Area including North Bay companies, 6th St Playhouse, North Bay Stage, Left Edge Theatre, Lucky Penny Productions, Raven Theater, and Spreckels Theatre Company. When not doing theater, you can catch Cindy performing in the Cash & King show with the Steven Kent Band and singing with Comfort & Joy, the Bay Area’s premiere a cappella caroling group.
William Butrica Jr. as Francis/Café Owner
William is excited to debut with 6th Street Playhouse in this dazzling production. He is so grateful to the directors for selecting him and the cast for welcoming him so generously! Born in New Jersey and raised behind the redwood curtain of Humboldt County, William credits his energy and talent to his Father and his ageless natural beauty to his Mother.
Ms. Mo McElroy as Jacqueline
Mo is thrilled to be directed by Russell again singing & swinging. Favorite roles: Pattie, Kimberly Akimbo; Frauline Kost, Cabaret; Truvy, Steel Magnolias; Sybil, Private Lives; Florence, The Odd Couple; Videlia Sparks, Sugar Bean Sisters; Betty Meeks, The Foreigner; The Spirit, Blythe Spirit; Lee, Marvin’s Room; Carol Cuttrere, Orpheus Descending; Donna, Swimming in the Shallows; Germaine, Picasso at the Lapin Agile. Thanks to her family, MPH and her Arbonne divas.
Albert McLeod as Cagelle
Albert is excited to join the 6th Street Playhouse family! His previous roles include In The Heights (Ens./ Benny Understudy), The Spitfire Grill (Sheriff Joe Sutter), Little Women (Laurie), and South Pacific (Lt. Buzz Adams). He would like to thank everyone who has supported him on his journey and encouraged him to chase his dreams.
Nate Mercier as Cagelle
Nate has been performing for 8+ years. He is a certified NASM personal trainer and working on an acting certificate at the SRJC. Some of his favorite roles he's prized include Don Price (Big Fish), Rocky (Rocky Horror), Jack Stone (Reefer Madness), Sonny (Grease), and Ram (Heathers). He is a former Disneyland cast member and currently pursuing an acting career with SF based talent agency Look Talent. Enjoy the show!
Lillian Myers as Cagelle
Lillian is delighted to return to 6th Street after having performed in Noises Off. Notably, she toured as a red nose clown with the Performers Without Borders Social Circus (UK) in India and Kenya, and Hand Spring Puppet Theater (South Africa) with Stravinsky’s Fire Bird. She worked as crisis in training actor with the Colorado Police Department. She holds a BFA in Contemplative Theater and Education from Naropa University. She hopes you enjoy the show!
Caleb D. Noal as Cagelle
Caleb is thrilled to be taking the stage as Phaedra along with the rest of the La Cage family. A few of his past shows include White Christmas, Good People, A Midsummer Night’s Dream, How to Succeed in Business, and Avenue Q. He studied at Circle in The Square Theatre School on Broadway in the Professional Musical Theatre program under the tutelage of Therese Hayden, Alan Langdon, Judith Light, to name a few. He wants to thank the theatre community in the region for welcoming him back with such open arms. Welcome to La Cage Aux Folles!
Chandler Parrott-Thomas as Cagelle
Chandler is delighted to return to 6th Street after performing in Equus as Jill. She graduated from Southern Oregon University with a BFA in Acting. Credits there include Adriana in Comedy of Errors, Ariel in Caliban’s Dreams and Dockdaisy in The Resistible Rise of Arturo UI. Through a partnership with SOU and the Oregon Shakespeare Festival, she understudied various roles in Henry IV parts 1 and 2, The Odyssey, and Shakespeare in Love in the 2017 season at OSF.