Broadway: War Horse (Billy Narracott), Spring Awakening (Hanschen), Bye Bye Birdie (Hugo Peabody). National Tour: Spring Awakening (Melchior). Regional: Giant at Dallas Theater Center (Jordy Jr.). Film/TV: Gossip Girl (Jonathan), Private Romeo (Glenn). Recordings: Bare (Peter). Matt's solo EPs, Daylight and Constant (co-written by Will Van Dyke), are now available. Attended The London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art. Thanks to Randi, Carrie, family and friends for their love and support. For Mom and Dad.
CODY JAMISON STRAND
Broadway debut! Fresh from the National Tour of The Book of Mormon. Proud to hold a BFA in Acting from the University of South Dakota. He sends out huge love to his mom, dad, brother and sister. Massive gratitude to everyone at TKO. And thank you to the brilliant creative and casting team for this unforgettable opportunity. For Grandma Betty, Bob and Donna.
NIKKI M. JAMES
2011 Tony Award® Winner: Best Featured Actress in a Musical. Broadway: All Shook Up (Lorraine), The Adventures of Tom Sawyer. Other Theatre: Romeo and Juliet (Juliet), Caesar and Cleopatra (Cleopatra opposite Christopher Plummer) at Stratford Shakespeare Festival, Dorothy in The Wiz (Craig Noel Award) La Jolla Playhouse, Adela in Bernarda Alba (Lincoln Center Theater), Otillie in House of Flowers (City Center Encores!), Walmartopia (Off Broadway), Workshops: Lizzie in Baby (Papermill/NJPAC), Beehive on Broadway TV: 30 Rock, Law & Order: Criminal Intent, Third Watch, The Jury. Holds a BFA in Drama from NYU. For Poppy and Ozzie.
Broadway: Evita, Elf the Musical (original cast), Promises, Promises (original revival cast), Mary Poppins (o.c.), Chitty Chitty Bang Bang (o.c.), Movin' Out, Fosse, and The Producers (o.c.). Regional credits include: Maltz Jupiter Theatre - Bobby Child in Crazy For You (Carbonell Award Winner), Harold Hill in The Music Man, Cape Playhouse - Bill Calhoun in Kiss Me Kate, North Carolina Theatre - Cornelius Hackl in Hello Dolly!. Much love to Mom, Dad, Kira, Nicolosi & Co., Casey and Frank.
STANLEY WAYNE MATHIS
Broadway: Nice Work If You Can Get It, Wonderful Town, Kiss Me Kate, You're A Good Man Charlie Brown, The Lion King, Jelly's Last Jam, Oh Kay!. Off-Broadway: ResurGents, Real Black Men, City Centers St. Louis Woman. Regional: Ruined, Radio Golf, Gem Of The Ocean, Fences, Master Harold And The Boys, Blues For An Alabama Sky. TV: Gossip Girls, 2-2, Criminal Intent, Law & Order. Film: Brother To Brother, Family On Board and Steve McQueen's Shame.
(MISSIONARY TRAINING CENTER VOICE/PRICE'S DAD/JOSEPH SMITH/MISSION PRESIDENT)
Broadway: Sondheim on Sondheim, Spamalot, Amour, Once Upon a Mattress, Swinging on a Star (Drama Desk nom). Off-Broadway: The Fantasticks, A New Brain, Time and Again, Call Me Madam (Encores!). Tours: Sunset Boulevard, South Pacific, Mamma Mia! Regional: More than 30 leading roles including Giant (Signature), Passion (Helen Hayes Award), 1776 (Fords Theater, Helen Hayes nom.) Recordings: Infinite Joy: The Songs of William Finn, Encores from Encores!, Myths and Hymns, Great Musicals, Call Me Madam, Amour, Once Upon a Mattress, Swinging on a Star.
BRIAN TYREE HENRY
Broadway debut. Public Theater: The Brothers/Sister Plays/The Brothers Size. NYSF/Public: Romeo and Juliet. Regional: The Brothers Size (Studio Theatre), The Brothers/Sister Plays/The Brothers Size (McCarter Theater), A Civil War Christmas (Long Wharf). National: The Brothers Size (Abbey Theatre). TV/Film: The Good Wife, Law & Order. Awards: Helen Hayes (nom.). MFA from Yale School of Drama, 2007.
(ENSEMBLE, ASSISTANT DANCE CAPTAIN)
Broadway/NY: Big River (Tony® Honor), Bye Bye Birdie (Encores!). Tours: The Boy Friend (dir. Julie Andrews), Disney on Classic (Tokyo Philharmonic). Regional: Cosmo in Singin' in the Rain, Wendell in Emmet Otter (both at Goodspeed), Jinx in Forever Plaid (Cape Playhouse) and Carmen Ghia in The Producers (Pioneer Theater).
(STANDBY ELDER CUNNINGHAM)
After graduating from The Boston Conservatory with a BFA in Musical Theatre, Will made his Broadway debut singing about his butt, playing the T-Bird Roger in Grease. Will continued the role on tour and has been seen in the National Tours of HAIR (Margaret Mead/Dad/Tribe) and Seussical (Horton). Regional work includes Pittsburgh CLO's Jesus Christ Superstar (King Herod), Paper Mill Playhouse/Philadelphia Theatre Company's The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee (Barfée), A Funny Thing...Forum, (Hysterium), Sweet Charity (Oscar), Big River (Huck), and Floyd Collins (Floyd). So much love for CGF Talent, family and friends.
(SWING, RESIDENT DANCE CAPTAIN)
Broadway: Original companies: Gypsy, 42nd Street, Swan Lake and Big. Tours: Spamalot, 42nd Street. Other: World premieres of Robin and the 7 Hoods and Whistle Down The Wind, White Christmas, Christmas Spectacular. Film/TV: Pitch, One Life To Live, All My Children, Guiding Light, SNL, The Late Show with David Letterman, numerous commercials/voiceovers.
Broadway: The Color Purple, Ragtime (Helen Hayes Nomination), The Goodbye Girl!, Encores! The Wiz. Regional/ Europe: Nicolette and Aucassin, Once On This Island, Smokey Joe's Café, The Who's Tommy. National Tour: Jesus Christ Superstar. TV: Law and Order SVU, Rescue Me, Nurse Jackie, Mercy. Film: The Challenger, Rush.
Broadway: Follies (Young Buddy), South Pacific (Professor). Tours: Seven Brides... (Gideon). Regional: Most recently Curly at Goodspeed in The Great American Mousical, directed by Julie Andrews. Other theatres: Kennedy Center, Paper Mill, Trinity Rep, Actors Theatre of Louisville. FSU Graduate. Love to his family, his wife Margot and daughter Juliette.
BROADWAY DEBUT, HOOTY HOO. From Houston, Delius is a proud graduate of Penn State and HSPVA. Credits include A Chorus Line (North Shore), Smokey Joe's Café (Coastal Carolina), ArtPark, WVPT, The York and The Signature. Gratitude to God, Big Momma/Daddy, Grandmother, MTX, '06, Avalon Artists, Carrie Gardner Casting, family and friends.
Broadway/Tour: Les Liaisons Dangereuses, Xanadu, Cinderella (MSG), Little Women. International: Best of Broadway (Europe), Guys & Dolls (Macau), Ain't We Got Fun (London). Regional: Walnut Street, Florida Rep, NSMT, Barrington Stage, Gulfshore Playhouse, Goodspeed, Bristol Riverside. BFA, The Hartt School. Faculty: NYFA. Thanks to family & friends for continued support.
Jeff is ecstatic to be joining The Book of Mormon family. Regional: A Chorus Line (Mark), 42nd Street. Many thanks to Casting, Mom, Chad, Bonnie, Karl, Emily, BXJ, Tatiana, Tory, the Dame and RSO. Pace University BFA Musical Theatre Class of 2015. For Jack.
Broadway debut. A proud CODA (Child of Deaf Adults) and Equity actor. Regional: 25th...Spelling Bee (Barrymore Nomination), Ragtime (NYIT nom.), The Full Monty, Camelot. Tyson is also a freelance Trilingual Sign Language interpreter. Master's degree Harvard University. Thanks to Shontz, voice guru Jack Waddell, Perkee & Shonda. ¡Bendiciones!
Broadway: The Addams Family (u/s Lucas), La Cage Aux Folles. National Tours: Mary Poppins (u/s Bert), High School Musical (u/s Troy), Mamma Mia! (u/s Sky), 42nd Street (u/s Billy). Regional: Mame (Kennedy Center), also Ford's, TUTS, Sacramento, and Marriott. Eternal love to family, and to all my fellow Mormons.
(STANDBY ELDER PRICE)
Broadway Debut. National tours: Wicked, The Wedding Singer, and 9 to 5: The Musical. Regional: Altar Boyz, Hairspray, All Shook Up, and Rent. Thank you Mom, Dad, Joseph, Kyle and The Mine (agents) for your love and support. Proud graduate of Wright State University, and a Proud member of AEA. I love Brooke.
Broadway: Ghost (Louise, u/s Oda Mae), Ragtime revival (u/s Sarah, Ensemble), ...Spelling Bee (Standby for Rona Lisa/ Marcy Park), ...The Grinch (Trixie, Mama Who u/s). Off-B'way: SIDD. Favorites: Dessa Rose (Dessa Rose, West Coast premiere), Footloose (Rusty), Aida (Aida), Ragtime (Sarah), Smokey Joe's (Brenda), Dreamgirls, Constant Star, Sophisticated Ladies. Awards: Princess Grace (Acting, www.pgfusa.com) Upcoming Movie: Lucky Stiff (Singer).
Matthew is jubilant to be joining this stellar cast. Broadway debut (sort of). He was last "seen" in West Side Story at the Palace Theatre (kinda). National tour: Fiddler on the Roof (Fyedka). Thanks to both Matts, Stephanie, Cloi, Terry, Robert, family and friends. This book is changing my life.
JOHN ERIC PARKER
Broadway: Memphis, All Shook Up, Rent. New York: The Wiz (City Center), The Body Beautiful, Jerry Springer (Carnegie Hall). Regional: The Overwhelming, Intimate Apparel, Once on this Island, Chess. A proud member of the Broadway Inspirational Voices, has sung/recorded with Jason Mraz, Elton John, Liza Minnelli and Barbara Cook.
Christopher is ecstatic and humbled to ring doorbells on Broadway. National tours: West Side Story (Baby John, Tony cover), White Christmas. Favorites: Rent (Mark), Hairspray (Link), A Chorus Line (4x). TV: Good Afternoon America w/Liza Minnelli. BFA University of Oklahoma. Thanks: God, Casting, BLOC, teachers, his OK/NY families.
Broadway: Lend Me a Tenor (dir. Stanley Tucci), Finian's Rainbow, Grease, All Shook Up. 1st Nat'l Tour: All Shook Up (Dean) Regional: H2$ (Finch) Goodspeed, Oklahoma! & Hello Dolly! Paper Mill, and Marriott Lincolshire (Jeff nomination). CCM Alum. Much love to BRS, Mom, Dad, Jeff, and my Jenny. For MG.
Broadway: Ragtime, Avenue Q. Off-Broadway: Next to Normal (NYMF), Dog Sees God. National tours: Avenue Q, Deaf West's Big River. Regional: Take Flight (McCarter), Sweeney Todd, Hair, 1776 (Seattle's 5th Avenue). Film: W.E. directed by Madonna (2011) and BBC's Rebels and Redcoats. Love and thanks to Gwenny and my family.
MICHAEL JAMES SCOTT
Broadway: Hair, Elf, All Shook Up, Mamma Mia, Tarzan, The Pirate Queen. West End: Hair (Asst. Choreographer & Hud u/s) NY: Jerry Springer: the Opera at Carnegie Hall. National/Int Tours: Fosse, (standby for Ben Vereen), Jersey Boys Las Vegas (original cast). Vocalist with The Broadway Boys. B.F.A. Webster Conservatory. Fierce Love to my Family to and my fierce Boos.
Broadway debut. Chicago native. Regional: Dreamgirls, Bubbling Brown Sugar, The Wiz, Sweeney Todd. Nat’l Tour: The Color Purple (Squeak). UIUC/NYU Alumna. Love and Gratitude to the Semmes, CCC, and GI family and all her friends at home who BELIEVED in me.
JASON MICHAEL SNOW
Broadway: South Pacific (Quale). National Tour: Xanadu (Thalia). Playwrights Horizons: Saved (Zac). Goodspeed Opera House: Pirates! (Frederic). Acknowledgements and thanks to the following; Mary Cooper, Lisa Sheldon, The Boston Conservatory, his BMI family, his real family and most importantly his friends. DWTFM.
Broadway: Hair; Passing Strange ("Youth" standby); 1st National Tour/Off-Broadway: Hair; Shafrika White Girl; Regional: Sizwe Bansi is Dead; Sam Cooke: Forever Mr. Soul (Solo Show); From My Hometown; Film/TV: The Rebound; TLC's Diagnosis X (recurring); 1000 Ways To Die. Jeremiah 1:7. Love to family, friends and this incredible cast.
MAIA NKENGE WILSON
Broadway: Shrek, 9 to 5, The Color Purple, and Rent. Regional favorites: Smokey Joe's, Ain't Misbehavin', Menopause The Musical. Singer/Songwriter...Goddess Souluvlui, Lover of Life. Daisy, Revolution and Billy: love and light. NAMASTE. Cheers BOM family.
Drama Desk Award winner for the Off-Broadway hit In Transit. Broadway: Hair. Hairspray. Lestat. The Music Man. Never Gonna Dance. Tom Sawyer and national tours of Mamma Mia! and Ragtime. Also appeared as Agent Elliot Harte in the final season of Law and Order. Graduate of Carnegie Mellon University.
CANDICE MARIE WOODS
This Texas native has been seen in Broadway's Nice Work If You Can Get It, Catch Me If You Can, and Hairspray (Dynamite-u/s Inez). National Tours: Legally Blonde (Pilar) and Dirty Dancing (female soloist/ensemble). She sends thanks to her fantastic family and friends for their love and support.