Manage episode 295076731 series 1012043
RACHEL RUBIN LADUTKE (Playwright) recently returned to writing after a too-long hiatus,and she is determined to make up for lost time. She is deeply grateful to her "theatre family" for their support and encouragement, and she looks forward to a productive, fun, and creative summer! Rachel is delighted that Nerissa's Quest is a part of AirPlay 21, and she thanks Coni and Brandy for their interest in her work.
LEXI OWGANG (Nerissa) is THRILLED to be reading (some of) this beautiful play! Some recent/favorite credits include, Anna (SPRING AWAKENING), Elmer (NEWSIES), Elle Wood (LEGALLY BLONDE), Fredrika (A LITTLE NIGHT MUSIC), Annie (ANNIE), Dipper (OLIVER), Shelly (HAIRSPRAY), Little Lucy (THE ORPHAN TRAIN). Lexi has performed in many children's plays with Studio Playhouse in Montclair. Lexi is also a competitive dancer and has participated in the Paper Mill Playhouse summer conservatory program. She is currently a sophomore at Montclair High School.
LOU ANN SALKIN (Shannon) holds an MFA in acting from The Asolo Conservatory/FSU and has worked professionally at Radio City Music Hall and other regional and NYC productions. She is the co-founder of Eccentric Theater Company, a local theater company that she runs with her daughter Veronica.. She has performed locally with a number of companies and was fortunate to play characters from Violet in August Osage County to Bette Davis in Legends and Bridge.