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Live Broadway Children's Musical Productions



Antelope
1. Ryleigh Katko
2. Rebecca Young
3. Nora Carroll
4. Declan MacKinnon
5. Carson Pattie
6. Christiann Mayhew
7. Shaylee Frazier
8. Lily Herlihy
9. Millie Johnson
10. Natalie Eppich
11. Danny Sweet
12. Charlie French
13. Chinja Scott
14. Julian Stankus
15. Graham Wilde
16. Morgan Ellis

1 rhinoceros

Field Mouse (1)(Small person)

Molly French

Gazelle(1)(Small person/needs to be lifted up)

Wildebeest
1. Declan Mackinnon
2. Carson Pattie
3. Danny Sweet
4. Chinja Scott
5. Julian Stankus
6. Graham Wilde

Buzzards 4-5
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Tech Crew
1. Jordan Sudberry
2. Abigail Kuklinca
3. Grace Wilde
4. Sophia Mazzei
5. Stanley Mazzei
6. Isaac Walsh-Hilf
7. Amir Ian-HeruSwails

Rafiki: Ariana Somich
Rafiki Understudy: Anela Baker

Mufasa: Morgan Strlich-Waybright
Mufasa Understudy: Alexz Lang

Sarabi: Lily Swiatowski
Sarabi Understudy: Lexi DeMarco

Zazu: Sophie Johnson
Zazu Understudy: Jiana Colini

Scar: Olivea Nichols
Scar Understudy: Ryleigh Katko

Young Simba: Andrew Sweet
Young Simba Understudy: Ava Somich

Young Nala: Ava Kless
Young Nala Understudy: Zuzu Ilcin

Older Simba: Marko Morgan
Older Simba Understudy: Chinja Scott

Older Nala: Makenna Bretz
Older Nala Understudy: Lily Swiatowski

Lionesses Featured in The Lioness Hunt, The Mourning, Shadowland, strong singers and dancers
1. Marilynn Cvelbar
2. Alexz Lang
3. Jiana Colini
4. Clare Sweet
5. Ciara Bell
6. Charlise Ellison-Wring
7. Anela Baker
8. Ava Somich
9. Lexi DeMarco

Sarafina: Lexi DeMarco
Banzai: Nora Carroll
Shenzi: Rebecca Young
Ed: Charlie French

I listed the songs they are in below and what they have to “be” in those songs.

Scene 1: Circle of Life: Prideland animals as listed above.

Scene 5: I Just Can’t Wait to be King, still the animals that they were before.

Scene 9: Hakuna Matata: Friendly Colorful Bugs, creatures

Scene 13: Prideland Animals

Ensemble B
1. Sedona Stankus
2. Jayne Wilde
3. Savannah Nichols
4. Alina Sugar
5. Ashley Suttell
6. Savannah Anger
7. Mya Brannen
8. Sophia Martinez
9. Charlotte Marron
10. Ava H
11. Caroline Brown
12. Ava Somich
13. Charlise Ellison-Wring
14. Ciara Bell
15. Clare Sweet

I listed the songs they are in below and what they have to “be” in those songs.

Scene 1: Circle of Life: Prideland animals as listed above.

Scene 3: Pridelands: Grass

Scene 7: They Live in You, Dashikis/Wraps/Different Colors African Patterns

Scene 8: Stampede: All Black This is a dark and violent scene.


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Hyenas(Over the top, take risks, funny)
1. Ryleigh Katko
2. Rebecca Young
3. Nora Carroll
4. Declan MacKinnon
5. Carson Pattie
6. Christiann Mayhew
7. Shaylee Frazier
8. Lily Herlihy
9. Millie Johnson
10. Natalie Eppich
11. Danny Sweet
12. Charlie French
13. Chinja Scott
14. Julian Stankus
15. Graham Wilde
16. Morgan Ellis

Timon: Grace French
Timon Understudy: Nora Carroll

Pumba: Allie Wynn
Pumba Understudy: Declan MacKinnon

Ensemble A
1.Katelyn Pattie
2. Mara Quirarte
3. Lauren Turos
4. Zuzu Ilcin
5. Isabella Combs
6. Sierra Anger
7. Azra Kless
8. Bridget Ward
9. Giselle Thompson
10. Drostan Baker
11. Molly French
12. Gabriella Nichols
13. Madison Hutchison
14. Mike Kruse
15.Dominic Scott
16. Leila Smith


...thank you!

Upstage Players is supported in part by the residents of Cuyahoga County through a public grant from Cuyahoga Arts & Culture.

UpStage Players is sponsored by CAC (Cuyahoga Arts & Culture), Downtown Kiwanisand the Children's Guild

Scene 9: Hakuna Matata Add leaves/jungle/Headdresses/ wrist bands vines etc.

Scene 12: Can You Feel The Love Tonight(Smaller Group), White Flowing long skirts

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He Lives in You: Dashikis, Head Wraps, many different colors

Prideland Animals

6 Giraffe
1. Alina Sugar
2. Gabriella Nichols
3. Katelyn Pattie
4. Giselle Thompson
5. Caroline Brown
6. Savannah Nichols

1 Elephant

10 birds
1. Isabella Combs
2. Mara Quirarte
3. Sierra Anger
4. Madison Hutchison
5. Molly French
6. Ashley Suttell
7. Sedona Stankus
8. Jayne Wilde

20 zebras
1.Zuzu Ilcin
2. Leila Smith
3. Lauren Turos
4. Azra Kless
5. Bridget Ward
6. Mike Kruse
7. Dominic Scott
8. Drostan Baker
9. Sophia Martinez
10. Savannah Anger
11. Ava H.
12. Charlotte Marron
13. Mya Brannen