Allie Costa (iWish: Becca; Photo Finish: Cindy; #Brad4Laura: Laura, Twitter) – Allie Costa can usually be found on a set, in a theatre, or in a secondhand bookstore. Her theatre credits include Spring Awakening (Martha/Ilse), Hamlet (Guildenstern), Wake (Sam), Pope Joan (Young Joan, world premiere), Before a Fall (Darla, world premiere), What the Moon Saw (Matchgirl, world premiere), Gypsy (Baby Louise), and Little Miss Scrooge (Tiny Tammy). Film/TV credits include 90210, Goldfish Love, Unusual Suspects, Remain Calm, Unintentionally Awesome, and You Me & Her. She recently filmed the comedy pilot The Hopes. In addition to her work as an actress and a singer, Allie is also an accomplished writer and director whose works have been produced internationally. Her original plays and screenplays include Who She Could Have Been, Prodigal Daughter, Testimony, Music of the Mind, and Can You Keep a Secret? She is a proud member of the Los Angeles Female Playwrights Initiative, PlayGround-LA, and SAG-AFTRA. She is currently seeking representation. http://www.alliecosta.com
Luke Klipp (iWish: Spencer; Photo Finish: Roy; #Brad4Laura: Brad) – Luke is thrilled to return to the stage to reprise his characters in tonight’s production. A budget analyst and neighborhood activist by day, by night Luke co-produces A LITTLE NEW MUSIC – a concert series of new musical theater tunes – and performs on stage whenever the opportunities arise. He would like to thank his rockin’ fellow castmates, and his husband Bryant and their two pups for all the love and support that helped make this possible.
Shannon Martinous (iWish: Mom; Photo Finish: Dana; #Brad4Laura: Facebook, Youtube) – Shannon Martinous graduated with her Masters in Musical Theatre from The Boston Conservatory in 09′. Through some twists and turns of life she somehow ended up in Los Angeles and will one day be brave enough to try film. Some favorite roles include Pam from Baby, The Evil Queen in Snow White and the Seven Dwarves, Parthy in Showboat, and Facebook in this production! She’d love to thank Elise, John, and Michael for the opportunity to reprise these fantastic roles, the amazing writers behind each of these works, and Allie, Kila, and Luke for being ridiculously amazing and talented. It’s a pleasure to share the stage with them! Enjoy the shows!
Kila Packett (iWish: Dad; Photo Finish: John; #Brad4Laura: Daniel, AOL, Text) – Kila Packett currently recurs as Dave Lockhart on the CBS hit series “Hawaii Five-0.” He made his Off-Broadway debut in Sir Peter Hall’s As You Like It at the Brooklyn Academy of Music. He was chosen by Liv Ullmann to understudy three roles in A Streetcar Named Desire starring Cate Blanchett at BAM. He is a founding member of the Plastic Theatre and co-author of the Off-Broadway play Unnatural Acts (Drama Desk nomination for Outstanding Play). MFA: Columbia University’s School of the Arts.