Upstage Players is supported in part by the residents of Cuyahoga County through a public grant from Cuyahoga Arts & Culture.
UPSTAGE PLAYERS ~ We Work for the Kids! ~ (216) 862-8892 ~ email@example.com ~ VENUE ADDRESS 17109 Lakeshore Blvd., Cleveland, OH 44110
Live Broadway Children's Musical Productions
Angela Bloom, Kris Walsh, Bernadette Walsh, Kris Walsh-Hilf, Bud Walsh and Stephanie DeNardo.
Chantelle Jones, Bud Hilf and Julie Rollins: Masters of sound and lighting!
Annie Hermann creating skirts for the dance scene of West Side Story, 2012
Go behind the scenes at UpStage Players and you'll find a truly dedicated, all-volunteer staff!
Bernadette Walsh started UpStage 21 years ago because she could not find a quality, affordable theatre program for her daughters. She is a former professional volunteer director for the Salvation Army where she oversaw the Coats for Kids program. She is a former Euclid council member. She manages the volunteers and non-profit capabilities of UpStage.
Carrie Walsh-Hilf, Artistic Director, earned a theatre major degree from Cleveland State University and is a teacher for Euclid City Schools.
Kris Walsh, Choreographer and Marketing Director, earned a graphic arts degree from Cleveland State University.
Bud Hilf, Tech Crew, has extensive experience in community theatre.
Edwin Pouvincial Smith, Choreographer Assistant and Communications Director, performed at the well-known Near West Theatre,
Chantelle Jones, Sound/Lighting, is working toward a sign language degree.
Annie Hermann is our Seamstress and parent of actors.
Randy Davis, Treasurer, parent of actors, teaches at Solon City Schools.