Lizzie Hagstedt | Music Director
Lizzie Hagstedt is an actor / singer / musician / composer. She is a member of the BMI Workshop, the Circle Songbook, and Actors' Equity. Credits include the national tour of Sweeney Todd, Southern Comfort (CAP21, Barrington Stage, NAMT), Taming of the Shrew (Virginia Stage Co.), A Marvelous Party (American Stage Co.), & Quilters (Greenbrier Valley). As a composer, her musical Oneida has been seen at the Pallas Theatre Company in DC, the Vox Theatre Festival at Dartmouth College, and the Musical Theatre Factory. Other current projects include Camo Girl, a musical for YA audiences. www.lizziehagstedt.com
Donovan Mendelovitz | Schaefer
Donovan Mendelovitz is thrilled to be a part of The Tiny Mustache. Recent credits include: Sweeney Todd (Piper Theatre Productions), Ragtime, Engaged (Tisch Drama Stageworks), Blood of Zeus (The Alchemical Theatre Laboratory), and House of Yes (Lee Strasberg Institute). He is about to embark on a tour with Theatreworks USA's production of Fly Guy & Other Stories. Recent and proud graduate of NYU Tisch.
Joseph Cordaro | Franz
Originally from Stamford, CT, Joseph is a Brooklyn-based actor and recent graduate from Pace University's acting program. Recent NY and Regional theater credits include: The New Bohemians (Polaris North Studio), Benedict Arnold: The Musical (Spirit of Broadway Theater, Norwich, CT), Mobius (NY Fringe Fest), Brighton Beach Memoirs (Ivoryton Playhouse).
Ashley Brooke | Abby
Ashley is so grateful to have the opportunity to be a part of such a wonderful project. She just recently finished playing AMANDA in a run of "Deliver Me," a new play that premiered in the Thespis theatre festival this summer. Other favorite credits include: KATE in "Zuccotti Park; A Musical" (Venus/Adonis festival), "The D* Word" (Las Vegas premiere and National tour), and "Old Jews Telling Jokes" (Broward Stage Door Theatre). Proud graduate of the Circle in the Square Theatre School.
David James Palmer | Katz
David was born and raised in central New Jersey, but The Tiny Mustache marks only his second stage production in NYC. David’s previous NYC experience involved multiple roles in OY! with The AlphaNYC Theater Company. Some of his other roles have included Sir Harry and The Minstrel in Once Upon a Mattress, Motel in Fiddler on the Roof, Richard Loeb in Never the Sinner, and Padre Perez in Man of La Mancha. David has trained at the American Academy of Dramatic Arts in NYC, and at Illinois State University in Normal, IL. David would like to thank his wife and three children for putting up with his many eccentricities.
Cameron Johnson | Rolf
Cameron Johnson is a recent graduate from Manhattan School of Music. Recent credits include, Pasquale in haydn’s Orlando Paladino, Chris the Citizen in Virgil Thompson’s the Mother of us all, Kyle in Jeff Blumenkrantz’s Moving Right Along, chorus in Weill’s Aufstieg und Fall der Stadt Mahagonny. Other roles include Into the Woods (Rapunzel’s Prince), Le Nozze di Figaro (Antonio), You’re a Good Man Charlie Brown (Charlie Brown), Pippin (Pippin), Little Women the Musical (Professor Bhaer), and La Doriclea (Marte).
Julia Hirsch | Sara
Theater: Stop The Virgens (St. Ann's Warehouse) Make It A Double...(WTF), Through The Door (TRU New Musicals Reading Series). Film/TV: The Cold Side of the Sun (Lily), For Real. "Lift the veil that obscures the heart and there you will find what you are looking for." -Kabir- The Studio New York. www.juliahirsch.com
Ursula Anderman | Stage Manager
is a graduate of Stephens College School of Performing Arts. She has performed throughout the midwest and east coast. New York City Credits include Carnegie Hall Vocal Jazz Festival and The Deathly Ones (off Broadway). She can be seen in Kamal Ahmed's new film Laugh Killer Laugh currently available on VOD.
Kelly Hubbell | Helen
Kelly is thrilled to be reprising her role as Helen in The Tiny Mustache. She fell in love with its beautiful story and message when they first performed it in November 2014 at the Congregation Rodeph Sholom and feels very blessed she could be a part of it again. Some of her other favorite roles include Juliet in Romeo and Juliet, Elle Woods in Legally Blonde, and Trisha in Dog Sees God. She would like to thank Elliot, Steve, and Robin for this wonderful opportunity and her family for their continued support.
Jace Reinhard | Hans
Jace Reinhard is beyond excited to be making his NYC theatrical debut with The Tiny Mustache! Favorite productions include Next to Normal (Gabe), Spring Awakening (Melchior), Parade (Frankie/Young Soldier), Les Misérables (Marius) and Legally Blonde (Emmett). He would not be here without the love and support of his incredible wife, Amanda, his family, friends and teachers. Thank you for all you've given me. All glory to God!
ROBIN CARUS | Casting Director
Tim Kava | Eiler
Tim is honored to be part of telling such an important story. Credits include Damn Yankees (Joe Hardy), Collapse at The New York New Works Festival, Arcadia (Septimus), Jesus Christ Superstar (Simon), The Heidi Chronicles (Peter), All Lost To Prayers (Jeff), The Shadowbox (Mark), Roberta (Huck) & Wonderful Town. BFA Boston Conservatory.
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