PAST PRODUCTIONS

At The George Frey Center for Art and Recreation (2006-Present)
2017 Season

THIS — Reader’s Theatre
Directed by Eric Holgerson. Musical Direction by Bradley McMurray. Written by Eric Holgerson. Composed by Jennifer Sisco. Produced by Sheryl Heffernan.

Catch Me If You Can – Main Stage Production
Directed by Scott Baird. Musical Direction by Charles Santoro. Choreography by Michael Scannelli. Produced by Linda Wielkotz and Cynthia Smith Barry.

Children of Eden – Main Stage Production
Directed/Music Directed by Greg Paradis. Choreography by Greyson Gerdst. Produced by Brendan Joel Bartlett.

Pippin – Main Stage Production
Directed/Choroegraphged. by Mollie Gash. Musical Direction by Kristen Hoyt & Brenna Flynn. Produced by Craig M. Tiede.

Our Time: OLT Celebrates 50 Years of Musical Theater — Special Event
Directed/Produced by Craig M. Tiede. Orchestrations by Maestro Anthony Bevilacqua. Musical Direction by Catherine Corcoran. Choreography by Donna Bialkin, Mollie Gash, and Campbell Tosney.

13 – The Musical – Youth Production
Directed by Becca Corrado, Eric Robitaille, Isabelle Siegel & Campbell Tosney. Musical Direction by Anthony Bevilacqua. Mentored by Brendan Joel Bartlett and Julie Galorenzo.

Noises Off – Main Stage Production
Directed by Marilyn Schilkie. Produced by Matt Haines and Sheryl Heffernan.

Amadeus – Special Event
Directed by Beatriz Esteban-Messina. Produced by Angela Vida.

The 6th Annual One Act Play Festival — Special Event
Produced by Linda Wielkotz and Sheryl Heffernan. Directed by Matt Cavallo, Bill Kaufman, Megan Milko, and Rachel Lichter.
Featuring Just Desserts by David MacGregor, A Mother’s Privilege by Donna Hoke, Dye It and Exorcise by Phillip Way, Romance 101 by Brianna Keller, and Catch of the Day by Dwayne Yancey.

2016 Season

Assassins – Special Event
Directed by Kristofer Kauff. Musical Direction by Catherine Corcoran. Produced by Linda Wielkotz and Sheryl Heffernan.

American Idiot – Special Event
Directed by Rachel Lichter. Musical Direction by Charles Santoro. Choreography by Mollie Gash. Produced by Dawn Cardona.

Young Frankenstein – Main Stage Production
Directed by Jeffrey Fiorello. Musical Direction by Charles Santoro. Choreography by Amy Shera. Produced by Angela Vida.

The Best Man – Main Stage Production
Directed by Craig M. Tiede. Produced by Julie Galorenzo.

Oliver! – Main Stage Production
Directed by Scott Baird. Musical Direction by Jack Bender. Choreography by Amy Shera. Produced by Craig M. Tiede.

Sing Me a Story — Special Event
Directed by Mollie Gash. Musical Direction by Catherine Corcoran. Choreography by Mollie Gash. Produced by Brendan Joel Bartlett.

Beauty & The Beast, Jr. – Youth Production
Directed by Kristine Ditullio & Debra Carozza. Musical Direction by Anthony Bevilacqua. Produced by Charleen Trimble and Dawn Cardona.

Shlemiel Crooks — Reader’s Theatre
Direction by Linda Wielkotz. Musical Direction by Evan T. Charpentier. Book by Sean Hartley & Bob Kolsby. Music by Scott Ethier. Lyrics by Clay Zambo. Additional Music and Lyrics by Berl Olswanger.

Aida – Main Stage Production
Directed by Brendan Joel Bartlett. Musical Direction by Gregory Paradis. Choreography by Mariel Letourneau. Produced by Matt Haines.

The 5th Annual One Act Play Festival — Special Event
Produced by Linda Wielkotz and Sheryl Heffernan. Directed by Toni Braun, Evan T. Charpentier, Will A. Sandoval, Bill Kaufman, Matt Haines and Megan Milko.
Featuring Femme Noir by Allie Costa, Leading Lady by Steven Korbar, Me and My Shadow by Rich Orloff, And Twice on Sunday by Brad Sytsma, How it Will Be by Craig M. Tiede, and Off Grid by Brendan Joel Bartlett.


2015 Season

Shrek, the Musical, Jr. – Youth Theater Production
Directed by Greg Paradis. Musical Direction by Gregory Paradis. Produced by Craig M. Tiede.

Cat on a Hot Tin Roof – Main Stage Production
Directed by Marilyn Schilkie. Written by Tennessee Williams. Produced by Brendan Joel Bartlett and Matt Haines.

A Funny Thing Happened On The Way To The Forum – Main Stage Production
Directed by Paul Morin. Musical Direction by Anthony Bevilacqua. Choreography by Mariel Letourneau. Produced by Linda Wielkotz, Angela Vida and Charleen Trimble.

Monster Makers — Reader’s Theatre
Direction by Linda Wielkotz. Musical Direction by Evan Tintle Charpentier. Book, Music & Lyrics by Stephen Dolginoff

The Great American Trailer Park Musical – Main Stage Production
Directed and Choreographed by Mollie Gash. Musical Direction by Jack Bender. Produced by Dawn Cardona.

When Tony Met Oscar:Broadway & The Movies — Special Event
Directed by Brendan Joel Bartlett & Julie Galorenzo. Musical Direction by Anthony Bevilacqua. Choreography by Amy Shera. Produced by Dawn Cardona and Larry Leonardis.

Disney’s The Little Mermaid, Jr. – Youth Theater Production
Directed by Jo Ann Ventor. Musical Direction by Anthony Bevilacqua. Choreography by Alexa Racioppi. Produced by Craig M. Tiede.

It’s a Bird… It’s a Plane… It’s Superman! — Special Event
Directed and Produced by Craig M. Tiede. Musical Direction by Gregory Paradis. Choreography by Tabitha Boulding.

Dogfight – Main Stage Production
Directed and Choreographed by Amy Eileen Shera. Musical Direction by David Maglione. Produced by Julie Galorenzo.

The 4th Annual One Act Play Festival — Special Event
Produced by Linda Wielkotz and Dawn Cardona. Directed by Rachel Lichter, Will Sandoval, Evie Turner-Salerno and Megan Milko.
Featuring Katfished by Evan T. Charpentier, You Haven’t Changed a Bit by Donna Hoke, Do I Know You? by Phillip Way, For The Love of Mike by Deborah Vines, and Foolish Father by Cary Gitter.


2014 Season

Meet Me In St. Louis – Main Stage Production
Directed and Produced by Craig M. Tiede. Musical Direction by Gregory Paradis. Choreography by Tabitha Boulding.

A Dream of Wings — Reader’s Theatre
Directed by Linda Wielkotz. Musical Direction by Anthony Bevilacqua. Book, Music & Lyrics by Vince Corozine.

Avenue Q – Main Stage Production
Directed by Brendan Joel Bartlett. Musical Direction by Luisa Sauter. Choreography by Danielle Nichole Tyler. Produced by Craig M. Tiede.

There’s a Place For Us – Special Event
Directed and Choreographed by Amy Shera. Musical Direction by Kevin M. Lynch. Produced by Julie Galorenzo.

4×4 +1: The 3rd Annual One Act Play Festival — Special Event
Directed by Marilyn Schilkie, Rachel Lichter, Will Sandoval, Michael Sheehan Jr and Gregory Liosi.
Featuring The Shrine by Michael Eden, Frogs, Monkeys and Bears, Oh My! by Rachel Lichter, Carriers by Will Sandoval, Biff and Blanche by John Twomey, and Birds of Desire by Jonathan McDevitt.

The Wizard of Oz – Youth Theater Production
Directed by Jo Ann Ventor. Musical Direction by Anthony Bevilacqua. Choreography by Anna Ventor. Produced by Craig M. Tiede.

Gypsy – Main Stage Production
Directed by Scott Hart. Musical Direction by Anthony Bevilacqua. Choreography by Amy Shera. Produced by Julie Galorenzo.

The Vagina Monologues – Special Event
Directed by Rachel Lichter. Produced by Craig M. Tiede.


2013 Season

4×4: The 2nd Annual One Act Play Festival — Special Event
Directed by Rachel Lichter, Marilyn Schilkie, Brendan Joel Bartlett and Bill Kaufman.
Featuring The Stand-In by Bretty Hursey, Fading by Phillip Kaplan, Far North by Victoria Z. Daly, and We’re Having a Baby! by Irene L. Pynn.

Clue: The Musical — Main Stage Production
Directed by Michael Sheehan, Jr. Musical Direction by Kevin M. Lynch. Choreography by Brittany Rappise.

Sex, Relationships and Sometimes… Love — Reader’s Theatre
Directed by Brian Remo. Written by Joelle Arqueros.

Broadway Then & Now: Back to Before — Special Event
Directed by Craig Tiede. Musical Direction/Arrangements by Anthony Bevilacqua.

More Fun Than Bowling — Reader’s Theatre
Directed by Eric Parkin. Written by Steven Dietz.

The Who’s Tommy — Main Stage Production
Directed by Bill Otten. Musical Direction by Charles V. Santoro. Choreography by Julia Knitel.

Legends & Bridge — Reader’s Theatre
Directed by Fran Leonardis. Written by C. Stephen Foster.

The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas — Main Stage Production
Directed by Craig M. Tiede. Musical Direction by Charles V. Santoro. Choreography by Oren Korenblum.

Ascension & Helping Out — Reader’s Theatre
Directed by Linda Wielkotz. “Ascension” written by Rick Leidenfrost-Wilson. “Helping Out” written by James Michael Shoberg.


2012 Season

4×4 +1: One Act Play Festival — Special Event
Directed by Marilyn Schilkie, Craig M. Tiede, Martin Pfefferkorn and Bill Kaufman.
Featuring Vacation Photos by Tom Winkler, Feeding the Pigeons by Joe DelPriore, In the Bus Depot by Robert Daria, Affectations by Craig M. Tiede, and Last Dance by Omar Kozarsky.

Next To Normal — Main Stage Production
Directed by Thomas Lawrence & Michelle Stern. Musical Direction by Charles V. Santoro.

Broadway Then & Now: A Concert — Special Event
Directed by Craig M. Tiede. Musical Direction by Anthony Bevilacqua.

Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat — Main Stage Production
Directed by Mac McCormick. Musical Direction by Charles V. Santoro. Choreography by Carrie Nagy.

Jekyll & Hyde — Main Stage Production
Directed by Brendan Joel Bartlett. Musical Direction by Kevin M. Lynch & Anthony Bevilacqua.


2011 Season

Cinderella — Main Stage Production
Directed by Mac McCormick. Musical Direction by Charles V. Santoro.

Footloose — Main Stage Production
Directed by Bob Russell. Musical Direction by Charles V. Santoro. Choreography by Andrea Kron.

Spring Awakening — Main Stage Production
Directed by Craig M. Tiede. Musical Direction by Charles V. Santoro. Choreography by Michal Efron.


2010 Season

The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee — Main Stage Production
Directed by Thomas Lawrence. Musical Direction by Timothy M. Taylor.

Jesus Christ Superstar — Main Stage Production
Directed by Alex Perez. Musical Direction by Charles V. Santoro. Choreography by Alex Perez.

Pageant: The Musical — Main Stage Production
Directed by Linda Wielkotz. Musical Direction by Charles V. Santoro. Choreography by Eleanor Bakalis.


2009: You’re A Good Man, Charlie Brown – Rent
2008: Bermuda Triangle – Once Upon A Mattress
2007: Women Behind Bars – Big Bad – Wit – Nunsensations
2006: The World Goes Round – Hyronomous A Frog


At The Fair Lawn Senior Center (2004-2006)

2005: Forbidden Fair Lawn – Grandma Sylvia’s Funeral – Art
2004: Songs For A New World – Tunnel of Trees – Tribute To Richard Rogers – School House Rock – Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged)


At The Old Library Theatre (1967-2003)

2003: The Foreigner
2002-2003: Zombie Prom – Rapunzel – Wayside Motor Inn – Really Rosie
2001-2002: All In The Timing – Miracle on 34th Street – Side Man – Honk
2000-2001: Bone Chiller! – It’s A Wonderful Life – Little Red Riding Hood – Night of January 16th

1999-2000: Beau Jest – Heidi – The Diary of Anne Frank – Love Letters
1998-1999: Barefoot In the Park – Jeffrey – Blood Brothers
1997-1998: The Fantasticks – Closer Than Ever – A Christmas Carol – Jack and the Beanstalk
1996-1997: A Chorus Line – Jake’s Women – Little Red Riding Hood – Nunsense
1995-1996: Working – Aladdin – Talking With… – Falsettos
1994-1995: Hello, Dolly – Cat on a Hot Tin Roof – Sleeping Beauty
1993-1994: Cabaret – Psycho Beach Party – The Mousetrap – Annabelle Broome – The Unhappy Witch – Sunday in the Park with George
1992-1993: Into the Woods – Nuts – Starting Here, Starting Now – Snow White Goes West – Fiddler on the Roof
1991-1992: Company – Dracula – Harvey – Pinocchio – Godspell
1990-1991: Sweeney Todd – Steel Magnolias – The Boys Next Door – The Emperor’s New Clothes – To Gillian on Her 37th Birthday – Baby


1989-1990: Cole – Torch Song Trilogy – Come Back to the Five and Dime, Jimmy Dean, Jimmy Dean – Cinderella – Little Shop of Horrors
1988-1989: The Gingerbread Lady – Equus – Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat
1987-1988: Jerry’s Girls – California Suite – The Shadow Box – The Wizard of Oz – Grease
1986-1987: I Can’t Keep Running in Place – Towards Zero – Chapter Two – The Enchanted Journey – I’m Getting My Act Together…
1985-1986: The Woolgatherer – They’re Playing Our Song – The Runner Stumbles – Table Settings
1984-1985: Is There Life After High School? – Beauty and the Lonely Beast – …And Miss Reardon – Drinks a Little – Scrambled Feet
1983-1984: Good News – I Love My Wife – Beyond Therapy – Gemini
1982-1983: Don’t Drink the Water – Breman Town Musicians – Vanities – Company
1981-1982: The Drunkard – Pinocchio – A Delicate Balance – Harvey – Apocalypse Cute
1980-1981: Aladdin – Now That’s Funny – Uncommon Women and Others – Godspell – Father’s Day – Winnie The Pooh


1979-1980: Cute II – Jack and the Beanstalk – Eat Your Heart Out – House of Blue Leaves
1978-1979: Cute Little Show – The Emperor’s New Clothes – Barefoot In The Park – Kennedy’s Children
1977-1978: The Princess and the Frog – Bell, Book and Candle
1976-1977: Cinderella – The Prisoner of Second Avenue – The Boys from Syracuse
1975-1976: 6Rms Riv Vu – Company
1974-1975: The Last of the Red Hot Lovers – The Wizard of Oz – How to Succeed in Business… – The Effects of Gamma Rays of Man-In-The-Moon Marigolds
1973-1974: Celebration – Butterflies Are Free – The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie – Dames At Sea
1972-1973: Dracula – Toys in The Attic – Love Me Love My Children – Typist and the Tiger
1971-1972: Lovers and Other Strangers – Wait Until Dark – Plaza Suite – I Can’t Hear When The Waters Running
1970-1971: Stop The World I Want To Get Off – Thousand Clowns
1969-1970: Little Mary Sunshine – The Children’s Hour
1967-1969: Goodbye My Fancy – An Evening with Jules Stein – Lullaby – Dark At The Top of The Stairs