Camelot

May 9 – June 22, 2019

The legendary love triangle of King Arthur, Guenevere and Sir Lancelot comes alive in this Lerner and Loewe musical. An idealistic young King Arthur hopes to create a kingdom with the Knights of the Round Table who fight for justice and right. His ideals however are tested when his lovely queen, Guenevere, falls in love with his favorite knight, Lancelot and the fate of the kingdom hangs in the balance. Hits include If Ever I Would Leave You, I Loved You Once in Silence and of course, Camelot.

 

Age Appropriateness: Recommended for ages 10 and up

Running Time: 2 hours 30 minutes

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Camelot

May 9 – June 22, 2019

The legendary love triangle of King Arthur, Guenevere and Sir Lancelot comes alive in this Lerner and Loewe musical. An idealistic young King Arthur hopes to create a kingdom with the Knights of the Round Table who fight for justice and right. His ideals however are tested when his lovely queen, Guenevere, falls in love with his favorite knight, Lancelot and the fate of the kingdom hangs in the balance. Hits include If Ever I Would Leave You, I Loved You Once in Silence and of course, Camelot.

 

Age Appropriateness: Recommended for ages 10 and up

Running Time: 2 hours 30 minutes

SAM ARLEN

SAM ARLEN (Sir Clarius) has been working with Prather Productions for over seven years and was recently seen in Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat. National tour: Fiddler on the Roof (Sasha/Russian soloist). Regional: Miracle On 34th Street (Marvin Shellhammer), La Cage Aux Folles (Hanna), Godspell (Judas), The Wizard of Oz (Ensemble/Tin Man/Scarecrow cover), Crazy For You (Sam/Trio), 42nd Street, The Producers, A Wonderful Life, Hello Dolly, Mary Poppins, Clue the Musical, My Fair Lady, Anything Goes, Pirates of Penzance, Mame, Band Geeks. BFA Hartt School (2009). For M&D.

CATHERINE CALLOWAY

CATHERINE CALLOWAY (Guenevere) Dutch Apple debut! A recent graduate of the University of North Carolina School of the Arts, Catherine was last seen in their production of Peter and the Starcatcher as Molly Aster. Other recent credits: Our Town (Emily Webb), Company (Marta), The Goat, or Who Is Sylvia? (Stevie). She would like to thank her family for their incredible support and encouragement.

TANNER EMMERLING

TANNER EMMERLING (Page) has appeared here as Jonathan in A Christmas Carol, Jack in A Ghost Tale for Mr. Dickens, Michael in Mary Poppins, Dill in A Christmas Story and the school boy in School House Rock. Another performing favorite was Winthrop in The Music Man at Lancaster Bible College. Many thanks to my family and my vocal coach, Sarah Cope at Creative Pursuits Studio for all their training and encouragement.

NICOLE ESPOSITO

NICOLE ESPOSITO (Lady Sybil) last appeared at Dutch Apple in Irving Berlin’s White Christmas and Knuffle Bunny: A Cautionary Musical. Favorite credits: Gypsy, Hello, Dolly!, Hairspray, South Pacific. Nicole graduated from Muhlenberg College, and recently finished traveling the Atlantic Ocean as a singer on the magnificent ocean liner, the Queen Mary 2. Enjoy the show!

ELLIOTT EVANS

ELLIOTT EVANS (Page) is excited to make his Dutch Apple debut. He has performed in numerous productions at The Belmont and DreamWrights in York. Favorite credits: School of Rock (James), It’s A Wonderful Life (Young George Bailey). When not on stage, Elliott enjoys golfing, playing flag football, fishing, performing with a juggling team, and playing tuba, trombone and bass. He thanks his family for their support and Lauren for giving him this opportunity.

QUINN ANDREW FICKES

QUINN ANDREW FICKES (Page) is in the fifth grade at Rohrerstown Elementary. Recent credits: A Year With Frog and Toad (Toad), Seussical (Jojo), Mary Poppins (Michael). Dutch Apple: Holly Jolly Christmas, Peter Pan (Michael), A Ghost Tale for Mr. Dickens, A Christmas Carol (Tiny Tim). He enjoys all things football, playing piano, reading and cracking funny jokes. Thanks to Lauren for the opportunity to perform again!

GAVIN GEORGELIS

GAVIN GEORGELIS (Page) was recently seen here at Dutch Apple in the children’s chorus in Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat as well as in the American Music Theatre Christmas show for the past two seasons. He also played a lead role in Frog and Toad at Popovsky Performing Arts Studio as well as performing in multiple school plays.

DALE GIVEN

DALE GIVEN (Merlyn/Pellinore) is thrilled to be returning to Dutch Apple! Recent credits: Guys and Dolls (Lt. Brannigan) at Broadway Palm, Elf the Musical (Santa) at Surflight Theatre, Bright Star (Papa Murphy), Nice Work If You Can Get It (Senator). Last season, Dale appeared here in Something’s Afoot, Irving Berlin’s White Christmas and Buddy, The Buddy Holly Story. Dale is excited to be working with such a talented cast, crew and creative team! All my love to Shannon, here’s to “Happy ever aftering!”

THOMAS HENKE

THOMAS HENKE (Lancelot) was last seen at Dutch Apple in My Fair Lady and is so excited to be back in Lancaster. Thanks to Prather Productions, Lauren and his extremely supportive friends and family. @thomhenke

MATTHEW BLAKE JOHNSON

MATTHEW BLAKE JOHNSON (Sir Boors/Mordred) Dutch Apple debut. Originally from North Carolina, Matthew currently resides in New York City. National tour: A Christmas Carol. Regional: Camelot, The Lion In Winter, Young Frankenstein, South Pacific, The Toxic Avenger, Anything Goes, The Lost Colony. Film: Through A Class Darkly. BFA East Carolina University. IG @matthew_blake_johnson

KAYLA KLASE

KAYLA KLASE (Lady Anne) was last seen here in Sister Act! Favorite credits: Godspell (Prima), Belle undertstudy in Beauty and the Beast and Johanna in Sweeney Todd (Ephrata Performing Arts Center), She Loves Me (Gretna Theatre), Missy in The Marvelous Wonderettes (Servant Stage Company), Crooners (American Music Theatre). Thanks to the cast and crew! Love to Shaun, her family and friends for their unwavering support!

JOEL LIBED

JOEL LIBED (Sir Lionel) was last seen as Pharaoh in Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat. Originally from Oahu Hawaii, Joel has traveled to 48 countries with Royal Caribbean and Norwegian Cruise lines as a Production Cast Singer. Off-Broadway: Fabulous! The Queen of New Musical Comedies. Children’s Theater: Wizard of Oz (Tin Man), Cinderella (Prince Fredrick). Debuted the first American Tribute band to One Direction as Liam. Regional: Newsies (Jack Kelly), Mamma Mia (Pepper), Legally Blonde (Emmett Forrest), Altar Boyz (Mark), Spring Awakening (Hanschen), The 25th Annual…Spelling Bee (Chip). IG: @joellibedny www.joellibed.com

KATHERINE LINDSLEY

KATHERINE LINDSLEY (Swing) is a junior at Warwick High School, previously attending Lehigh Valley Performing Arts. Favorite credits: Newsies (Katherine), Thoroughly Modern Millie (Millie), Seussical (Mayzie), The Addams Family (Wednesday). She would like to thank Rebecca Achenbach, vocal teachers at LVPA, her parents and brother Jason, and the cast and crew!

JUSTIN MILLER

JUSTIN MILLER (Sir Dinadan/King Arthur Understudy) is a graduate of Western Kentucky University with a BA in vocal music. Recent regional: A Christmas Carol (Fred Anderson), The Bridges of Madison County (Robert Kincaid), Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat (Joseph). Other credits: Georg Nowack (She Loves Me), Billy Flynn (Chicago). Many thanks to his family and friends for their endless love and support!

BENJAMIN NEUMAYER

BENJAMIN NEUMAYER (King Arthur) is happy to take on this historic role and work with such a powerhouse cast. Recent credits: Jesus Christ Superstar (Pontius Pilate), Beauty and the Beast (Beast), Frankenstein, the Musical (Victor, Off-Broadway). Love and thanks to Mom and Dad for their endless support. IG: @that_big_loud_guy

MAXWELL PORTERFIELD

MAXWELL PORTERFIELD (Lady Morgan/Nimue/Guenevere understudy) is happy to be back at the Dutch Apple for Camelot! She has previously performed here as Christine Daaé in Phantom and Eliza Doolittle in My Fair Lady. Recently, she has also played Magnolia in Show Boat, Lily in The Secret Garden and Julie Jordan in Carousel. To see more of her repertoire, check out her YouTube channel and Instagram! @maxwellporterfield

JAMES REILLY

JAMES REILLY (Swing) is an actor, musician and writer currently splitting his time between Philadelphia, Lancaster and New York! So many thanks to Lauren, Prather Productions, and especially Paul Harrold for this opportunity. Love and thanks to Mom and Dad, Grandma and Riley. Glory to God. @jamesarthel

CALEB SCHAAF

CALEB SCHAAF (Sir Sagramore/Lancelot Understudy) is a graduate of Southeast Missouri State University. Select credits: Anthony in Crashlight: A New Musical (The Cherry Lane Theatre), Bobby in A Chorus Line (The Gallery Players, The Secret Theatre), Jack/Featured Male Ensemble in The Producers (John W. Engeman Theater), Joel in Seven Brides For Seven Brothers (Arizona Broadway Theater), Lead Vocalist in Who Loves You: The Songs of Franki Valli and the Four Seasons. Select Film/TV/Web: Triple Threat (Besties Make Movies Productions), “Stripped” (Pitch Her Productions), Ben Me Over, The Morning After, “The Many Loves of Benjamin.”

CONNOR SIMPSON

CONNOR SIMPSON (Sir Bliant) is happy to be back after playing Jacob and Potiphar in Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat! He has performed in both the national and international tours of Annie, directed by Martin Charnin. Selected regional credits: A Christmas Story, Mamma Mia, 3 Guys Naked from the Waist Down, Princess Cruises/Holland America Line. BFA in musical theatre from Kent State University. Many thanks to his family for their constant love and support!

MEGAN URZ

MEGAN URZ (Lady Elizabeth) was last seen here as Annabel Glick in Lucky Stiff. Other Prather credits: My Fair Lady, A Christmas Carol, Cinderella (Cinderella). Elsewhere, Megan has performed with RWS Entertainment Group, The Children’s Theatre of Cincinnati, Priscilla Beach Theatre, Table for Five Productions, and Cincinnati’s Coney Island Amusement Park. Megan is a proud Northern Kentucky University’s School of the Arts BFA Musical Theatre graduate, with her favorite college credit as Millie Dillmount in Thoroughly Modern Millie. All thanks to God and her family and friends for their endless love and support!

AUBREY YOUNG

AUBREY YOUNG (Lady Catherine) was last seen here in Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat. University of North Carolina at Charlotte: BA theatre, dance minor. Aubrey performed for two seasons at Cedar Point Amusement Park as a singer/dancer in their shows like Eternal Jamnation, Lights, Camera, Action!, Totally Live: This Country Rocks! and Lusty Lil’s Wild West Review. Other credits: The Addams Family (Morticia), Phantom of the Opera (Meg Giry), Rock of Ages (Waitress #1/ensemble).

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