Meet our 2018 Company!


July 12-21

Lyubov Andreyevna Ranevskaya: Gina Boscarino
Anya: Anna L. Swanson
Varya: Lauren Vesbit
Leonid Amdreyevich Gayev: Michael Empson
Yermolai Lopakhin: Ian Grell
Petya Trofimov: Buddy Haskill
Boris Simeonov-Pishchik: Todd Joseph
Charlotta: Michaella Barton
Semyon Yepikhodov: David Wood
Dunyasha: Shalisha Brace
Firs: Bob Rose
Yasha: Dominique Damron
Stationmaster: Marck Kiselevach
Postmaster: Jeffery Wyckoff
Tramp: Tony Peraino

Director: Don Rice
Stage Manager: CIndy DeWitt
Assistant Stage Manager: Hannah Frank


July 26 – August 4

Eddie: Eric Chase (With permission from AEA)
May: Linnae Caurdy
Martin: Michael Kohlenberger
Old Man: Gary E. Mitchell

Director: Rachel Finan
Stage Manager: Mary Beth Quillin


August 9-18

The Proprietor/Bartender: Amy Cain
Balladeer/Lee Harvey Oswald: Will Porter
John Wilkes Booth: Nate Reynolds
Charles J. Guiteau: Shane German
Leon Czolgosz: Ryan Owen
Giuseppe Zangara: Ricardo Tavarez
Samuel Byck: Charles Decker
John Hinkley Jr.: Ian Grell
Lynette “Squeaky” Fromme: Hope Swanson
Sara Jane Moore: Eva Switek
Katy Scott
Rod Zamarron
Jeffery Wyckoff
Audrey Moore

Director/Choreographer: Krista Pennington
Vocal Director: Ross Johnson
Stage Manager: Carlie Bergsma

2018 Auditions Registration

Saturday, April 7th from 1pm to 4pm and 5pm to 7pm
Sunday, April 8th from 1pm to 3pm

Callbacks, if needed, will take place April 8th at 5pm

All three shows will be auditioning at this time.

Saints Peter and Paul Catholic Church Parish Center
1440 Quarry Ave NW
Grand Rapids, MI 49504

The Cherry Orchard
Fool For Love

Performance Dates (Th, Fri, Sat):
The Cherry Orchard: July 12-21
Fool For Love: July 26-Aug 4
Assassins: Aug 9-18

Experience is not required, and all who are interested are invited to attend!

Scripts for The Cherry Orchard and Fool For Love will be available at the Spectrum Theatre Box Office (M-F, 1pm to 5pm) for a $5 deposit starting on March 6, 2018.

Those auditioning for Assassins should prepare 16 bars of a musical theatre song and bring sheet music with them.

Please register for auditions using the form below!

Questions? Contact HTG


The Cherry Orchard by Anton Chekhov

Directed by Don Rice. Opens on July 12 and runs Thursday, Friday and Saturday through July 21. Rehearsals are expected to start the first week of June.

Fool For Love by Sam Shepard (Black Box)

Directed by Rachel FInan. Opens on July 28 and runs Thursday, Friday and Saturday through August 4. Rehearsals are expected to start mid-late June.

Assassins by Stephen Sondheim and John Weidman

Directed by Krista Pennington. Opens on August 9 and runs Thursday, Friday and Saturday through August 18. Rehearsals are expected to start the last week of June. Please be prepared to sing 16 bars of a musical theatre song.


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2018 Season Announcement

We are thrilled to announce our 2018 season!

by Anton Chekhov
July 12-21, 2018 | Mainstage

by Sam Shepard
July 26 – August 4, 2018 | Blackbox

Music/Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim
Book by Jon Weidman
August 9-18, 2018 | Mainstage