Cast & Crew List

CYPT 2022

 GREASE

Cast/Crew Information

Congratulations!!! You have been cast in Cincinnati Young People Theater’s GREASE.

Please find your name on the CAST LIST.

Please ACCEPT OR DECLINE the role that has been assigned to you no later than Sunday, May 8th by 3pm. It is always appreciated if you can accept or decline your role as soon as possible, but it cannot be any later than 3pm on Sunday, May 8thYou must Accept OR Decline

Communication - Please Reply to this message by emailing Jennifer Perrino. Many, many hours have been spent casting this show and making some very hard decisions so please don’t leave us guessing. Be a pro and email Jennifer Perrino to accept or decline your role in this summer’s production.

Jennifer’s email:  jenniferperrino@clpshows.org          Jennifer’s cell:  513-218-8003

*Please note:  When you email to accept or decline, please provide your name in the message (please don’t make us work to figure out who you are based on email and/or phone numbers).

Conflicts - At auditions, we asked you to provide us with your conflict information, please take a moment and triple check any conflicts you have with the dates below and make sure you have no further conflicts. If you have too many additional conflicts that were not disclosed at auditions, please know that these additional conflicts can affect your role assignment in the show or you could potentially be dropped from the production. Please check your summer schedule again and be sure we know all of your conflicts. 

The Cast List & Rehearsal Schedule - A specific rehearsal schedule will be sent to you via email by Friday, May 20th AND a copy will be given to you at the 1st rehearsal. The cast list represents roles and specific choruses, but this is a huge Ensemble show! It is impossible to list all the things that each individual will get to be a part of in this Production. If you’ve been cast, trust that it is because you are incredibly talented and that you’ll be given a lot to do!!

Please note the following important dates: 

·         TICKETS are now on sale.  Call the Box Office 513-241-6550, 11am - 5pm, Monday through Friday or at www.clpshows.org  

·         First week of rehearsal (Date TBD) we will choose the CYPT TEEN BOARD. If you wish to help make the summer a great one for everyone in CYPT, please prepare a short speech/presentation telling your fellow cast/crew mates WHY you’d make a great member of the TEEN BOARD in 2021.

  • Meet and Greet – want to meet all your new friends before we begin?  Let’s gather on May 25th 6:30 to 8:30 pm.   This is not required but will be a fun warm up for all and do some introductions.   

·         1st Rehearsal and Information Session:  TUESDAY, May 31st, 6:30pm at the Covedale Theatre.  We will start with all the information you could need, then move into music.  Cast, Crew, Parents/Guardians should attend this information session.  This is the only rehearsal parents/guardians may attend.

Congratulations and see you all soon! 

General rehearsal dates – Sunday rehearsal start at 6pm.  Weekdays start at 6:30 pm. 

Sun.

 

 

 

 

 

 

7/10

7/17 - Tech

Mon.

 

6/6

6/13

6/20

6/27

 

7/11

7/18 - Tech          

Tue.

5/31

6/7

6/14

6/21

6/28

7/5

7/12

7/19 – Final Dress

Wed.

6/1

 

 

 

   

7/6

7/13

7/20 – Final Dress

Thu.

6/2

6/9

6/16

6/23

6/30

7/7

7/14

7/21 OPEN

Please note:  Additional dance rehearsals may be arranged with principal dance chorus, Dance Captain.  Additional rehearsals may be arranged over the summer as needed with either segments of the cast or full cast when possible, on a limited basis. Rehearsals may be multiple areas in order to socially distance.

Show Dates:

                                        Wed. July 27                     

Thurs. July 21                   Thurs. July 28                    

Fri. July 22                        Fri. July 29                       

Sat. July 23                       Sat. July 30                        

Sun. July 24                      Sun. July 31 (2 shows)                        

 Show Times are Wed. and Thurs @7:30 pm, Fri. and Sat. @8:00 pm and Sunday @2:00 pm.  Final Sunday we have 2 performances:  2pm and 7:30pm.    Call time for cast is 90 minutes to 2 hours before curtain depending on performance. 

All Rehearsals and Performances will be held at the Covedale Center for the Performing Arts, 4990 Glenway Avenue, 45238.

Other

Sat. 6/4  – Car wash fundraiser at Covedale.  10am to 3pm

Saturdays Set, Costumes, Prop work for Techies and Cast Volunteer hours: 6/4, 6/11, 6/25 10 am – 1 pm

Saturday 7/9– Theatre and backstage prep for cast move in - 10am to 3pm

Strike/Cast and Crew meeting/pizza party/watch your performance on DVD:  Monday evening August 1, 2022, 6:30pm – 10:30pm

 

CAST LIST:

 

Cast Member (Last name)

Cast Member (First Name)

Character:

Ensemble:

Bass

Raegan

Dream Beauty/ Magic Changes Choir/ Jock Girls Ensemble

Jock Ensemble

Becker

Madison

Magic Changes Choir/ Nurse/Nerd Girls Ensemble

Nerd Ensemble

Berringer

Anna

Doreen/ Dream Beauty/ Dream Date/ Jock Girls Ensemble

Jock Ensemble

Boyd

Savannah

Sandy

 

Brown

Benjamin

Johnny Casino/Dream Mechanic/ Flaming Dukes Boys Ensemble

Flaming Dukes

Brown

Vivian

Dream Dates/ Concessions Girls/ Flaming Dukes Girls Ensemble

Flaming Dukes Girl

Broxterman

Grace 

Jock Girls Ensemble

Jock Ensemble

Brueggeman

Jack

Teen Angel/Dream T-Birds/ Jock Boys Ensemble

Jock Ensemble

Childress

Kailani

Dream Dates/Nerd Girls Ensemble

Nerd Ensemble

Combs

Adrianna

Dream Beauty/ Nerd Girls Ensemble

Nerd Ensemble

Conte

Hana

Magic Changes Choir/ Flaming Dukes Girls

Flaming Dukes Girl

Cook

Elijah

Dream T-Bird/ Concessions Dancer/ Flaming Dukes Boys Ensemble

Flaming Dukes Ensemble

Curtin

Connor

Dream T-Bird/ Bassist in The Shakers/ Magic Changes Choir/ Flaming Dukes Boys Ensemble

Flaming Dukes

Darnell

Jordan

Rizzo/ Pink Ladies

Pink Ladies

Darnell

Ruthie

Dream Beauty/Magic Changes Choir/ Nerd Girls Ensemble

Nerd Ensemble

Darnell

Nora

Dream Beauty/ Concessions Girls/ Jock Girls Ensemble

Jock Ensemble

Doty

Kyra

Dream Mechanic/ Heavenly Beauty/ Cheerleaders

Cheerleader

Fernando

Dinithi 

Dream Beauty/ Dream Date/ Magic Changes Choir/ Jock Girls Ensemble

Jock Ensemble

Freed

Caleb

Kenickie/ T-Birds

T Bird

Geist

Michael

Dream T-Bird/ Marching Band/ Nerd Boys Ensemble

Nerd Ensemble

Gibson

DeLandra

Marching Band/Nerd Girls Ensemble

Nerd Ensemble

Graff

Clare

Patty/ Dream Mechanic/ Heavenly Beauty/ Cheerleaders

Cheerleaders

Hanks

Henry

Dream Mechanic/ Concessions Dancer/ Flaming Dukes Boys Ensemble

Flaming Dukes Ensemble

Heinrich

Joshua

Dream Mechanic/ Concessions Dancer/ Marching Band/ Nerd Boys Ensemble

Nerd Ensemble

Hensler

Tommi

Magic Changes Choir/ Dream Mechanic/ Jock Boys Ensemble

Jock Ensemble

Hillgrove

Natalie

Debbie/ Dream Mechanic/ Dream Beauty/ Nerd Girls Ensemble

Nerd Ensemble

Jackson

CJ

Flaming Dukes Girls

Flaming Dukes Girl

 James

Will

Roger/ T-Birds

T Bird

Jenkins

Leo

Doody/ T-Birds

T Bird

Jenkins

Maren

Nerd Girls Ensemble

Nerd Ensemble

Kahny

Emma

Dream Mechanics/ Dream Beauty/ Jock Girls Ensemble

Jock Ensemble

Kelm

Andrew

Soda Jerk/ Magic Changes Choir/ Mad Scientist/ Dream Mechanic/ Jock Boys Ensemble

Jock Ensemble

Kramer

Nick

Dream T-Bird/ Nerd Boys Ensemble

Nerd Ensemble

Lindeman

James

Danny Zuko

T Bird

Lively

Kendylle

Heavenly Beauty/ Cheerleaders

Cheerleader

Lonneman

Kelly

Flaming Dukes Girls

Flaming Dukes Girl

Mancini

Aidan

Sonny/ T- Birds

T Bird

Marcus

Brooklyn

Nerd Girls Ensemble

Nerd Ensemble

Martin

Grace 

Dream Mechanic/ Heavenly Beauty/ Cheerleaders

Cheerleader

Meier

Riley

Cha Cha di Gregorio/ Dream Mechanic/ Heavenly Beauty/Flaming Dukes Girls Ensemble

Flaming Dukes Ensemble

Murray

Nicholas

Eugene/ Dream T-Bird/ Nerd Boy Ensemble

Nerd Ensemble

Newland

Sarah

Heavenly Beauty/ Cheerleaders

Cheerleader

Niederhausen

Reagan

Dream Beauty/ Marching Band/ Nerd Girls Ensemble

Nerd Ensemble

Pille

Joshua

Dream T-Bird/ Drummer in The Shakers/ Magic Changes Choir/ Flaming Dukes Boys Ensemble

Flaming Dukes

Pool

Sydney

Dream Dates/ Concessions Girls/ Flaming Dukes Girls Ensemble

Flaming Dukes Girl

Priestle

Grady

Dream T-Bird/ Jock Boys Ensemble

Jock Ensemble

Rapien

Aiden

Dream Freddy/ Dream T-Bird/ Concessions Dancer/ Jock Boys Ensemble

Jock ENsemble

Rapien

Alena

Dream Dates/ Concessions Girls/ Flaming Dukes Girls Ensemble

Flaming Dukes Girl

Robertson

DeAndre

Dream T-Bird/ Jock Boys Ensemble

Jock Ensemble

Roseman

Duane

Vince Fontaine/ Dream Mechanic/ Jock Ensemble

Jock Ensemble

Schuler

Abbie

Marty/Pink Ladies

Pink Ladies

Smith

Karli

Miss Lynch/ Dream Beauty

 

Sontag

Zola

Flaming Dukes Girls

Flaming Dukes Girl

Steele

Aine

Frenchy/ Pink Ladies/ Dance Captain

Pink Ladies

Swisshelm

Jamie

Jan/ Pink Ladies

Pink Ladies

Whitman

Libby

Flaming Dukes Girls

Flaming Dukes Girl

Wildenmann

Ava

Flaming Dukes Girls

Flaming Dukes Girl

Zink

Mia

Dream Dates/ Concessions Girls/ Flaming Dukes Girls Ensemble

Flaming Dukes Girl

 

CREW  (Note:  All crew members should attend 1st rehearsal) 

 

Foley, Gaby

Costume Crew

Kelm, Evan

Follow Spot Operator/Set Crew

Brewer, Chelsa Costume Crew
Mendoza, Lyla Running Crew/possible Follow Spot

 

 

Named Roles:

·         Sandy- New Girl in school. The love interest. Sings “Hopelessly Devoted.”

Sandy. Sings “Alone at the Drive In Movie.”

·         Danny- The Leader of the T-Birds. He is cool with a soft side. The love interest of Sandy. Sings “Alone at the Drive In Movie.”

 

T-Birds:

·         Kenickie- Danny’s #2 in the T-Birds. Sings “Greased Lightning.”

·         Sonny- Funny & Snarky. A real troublemaker. Always goes too far.

·         Roger- The class clown. Will do anything for a laugh. Sings “Mooning.”

·         Doody- The Baby of the group. Sings “Magic Changes.”

 

Pink Ladies:

·         Rizzo- Bad Girl and Leader of Pink Ladies. Sings “Worse Things I Could do.”

·         Marty- Sweet with a wild side. She is a flirt. Sings “Freddy My Love”

·         Frenchy-The dumb one. Who is trying to figure out what to do with the rest of her life.

·         Jan- Nerd at heart, loves food! She can be pushy and shy. Sings “Mooning” with Roger.

 

Featured:

·         Miss Lynch- The Principle Of Rydell High. She is stern but tries to be cool.

·         Vince Fontaine- The Radio Host with the Most! He is an on-air personality for the radio.

·         Eugene-The Nerd, stock character. He is Loveable, smart, and kind. Gets a lot of laughs.

·         Patty Simcox- The head cheerleader. A-Typical, smart, & bubbly, sometimes too bubbly.

·         Cha Cha- The bad girl of a rival gang. Talkative and annoying. A really good dancer.

·         Teen Angel- A dream-like icon of 50’s pop. He sings “Beauty School Dropout”

·         Johnny Casino- The Lead singer of a school rock-n-roll band who play at Prom. He sings lead on “Born To Do The Handjive”

·         Drummer in “The Shakers”- The Drummer in Johnny Casino’s Band, The Shakers.

·         Bassist in “The Shakers”- The Bassist in Johnny Casino’s Band, The Shakers.

·         Doreen- Prom Vocal Soloist -Sop- Sings 1 part of “Raining on Prom Night” at the Prom.

·         Debbie- Prom Vocal Soloist -Sop2- Sings 1 part of “Raining on Prom Night” at the Prom.

·         Dream Freddy- In a dream dance during “Freddy My love” He portrays Freddy.

·         Soda Jerk- Works at Burger Palace as the server.

 

 

Drive-In Movie Actors:

·         Sheila- These are 4 characters that pre-tape a drive in B-Horror

·         Nurse - type movie in the style of the 1950’s that we will play

·         Hero- as the Drive-In Movie for each performance!

·         Mad Scientist

 

Ensembles:

·         Nerd Ensemble (Girls & Boys)- A fun ensemble of pocket protecting, suspenders wearing smarty-pants. Playing things over the top for fun! This ensemble will be featured throughout the show.

·         Flaming Dukes Ensemble (Girls &Boys)- The rival gang of the T-birds. This group are also greasers! They are motorcycle riding, leather jacket wearing “bad” kids. This ensemble will be featured throughout the show.

·         Jock Ensemble (Girls & Boys)- These are your goody two-shoes types at school. Clean cut, letterman jacket kids who are on all the different sports teams. This ensemble will be featured throughout the show.

·          Cheerleader Ensemble- Also Goody two-shoes types. These are really upbeat kids who follow Patty (the head cheerleader) all over the school. They cheer and giggle a lot!  This ensemble will be featured throughout the show.

 

Specialty Ensembles:

·         Magic Changes Choir- People who are featured background singers in “Those Magic Changes.”

·         Dream Dates- An ensemble of girls trying to date Dream Freddy in “Freddy My Love.” They dance and act out the song as Marty sings.

·         Marching Band- People who are practicing in the marching band during the “Rydell Fight Song.”

·         Dream Mechanics- An Ensemble of garage mechanic types who come out and dance & sing during “Greased Lightning.”

·         Dream T-Birds- An Ensemble of Backup singers and Background dancers in “Greased Lightning.”

·         Dream Beauties- Angelic hair models who dance and sing in “Beauty School Dropout.”

·         Heavenly Beauties- Angelic Singer/Dancers who do a lot of dancing in “Beauty school Dropout”

·         Concessions Dancers- Differently Dressed concession’s snacks who dance around at the Drive-In Movies.

·         Concessions Girls- Servers at the Drive-In Movie who appear during “Alone at The Drive in Movie”