New York: Next to Normal (Natalie), Dear Albert Einstein (Judy). Other favorites: The Light in the Piazza (Clara, upcoming), Sweeney Todd (Johanna), Titanic (Caroline Neville), Miss Elizabeth Bennet (Jane). Baldwin Wallace alum. Thanks especially to Michael, and the entire team! Love to Liv, Kev, and her parents for their constant support. @Lindsay_Bayer
Sean is excited to be a part of the WDCK? cast! Theatre: Forever Plaid, Plaid Tidings (New Theatre, Bucks County Playhouse); Spamalot (Theatre by the Sea); Fiddler on the Roof (Pennsylvania Shakespeare); Deathtrap (The Fulton); A Chorus Line (Maine State); For Goodness Sake, All American (Musicals Tonight!); Radio City Christmas Spectacular (Arena Tour); Stardust Road (Development Lab). TV: Boardwalk Empire (HBO). Special thanks to Kimothy, and to ever-supportive friends and family! www.SeanWBell.com
Danny Bolero is happy to be back at NYMF. Recently Danny appeared in the critically acclaimed off-Broadway musical BEDBUGS. He has appeared on Broadway as Kevin Rosario in In the Heights (Broadway and 1st National), and the 93 revival of Joseph. Regional: Arturo in Golem of Havana (Barrington), Munoz in City of Angels (Goodspeed), Adopho in Drowsy Chaperone, Diego in Frida the Musical (AMAS), Zorba, Nine, and Che in Evita (LA Critics Award). FILM: Chris Rock’s TOPFIVE; The Hitcher; Malcolm; Board to Death & Law & Order.
KIMBERLY DOREEN BURNS
NYMF debut! National Tour: Grease starring Frankie Avalon (Sandy), NYC/Off-Broadway: We Tell the Story, Faustus, the Musical, Wuthering Heights, Peter & I, We Foxes. Selected regional: Eliza in My Fair Lady twice (Broadway World Award for Best Actress), Guenevere in Camelot, Nellie in South Pacific, Esther in Meet Me in St. Louis, Millie in Thoroughly Modern Millie, Philia in A Funny Thing Happened…Forum, Cathy in The Last 5 Years. Lead singer at Tokyo Disneyland. BFA Ithaca College, MFA San Diego State. She teaches private lessons. kimberlydoreenburns.com
Jason Fleck is thrilled to be a part of WHAT DO CRITICS KNOW? and NYMF. Jason has performed in London's West End (SHOW BOAT), toured internationally (EVITA), and nationally (THE SECRET GARDEN, THE WHO'S TOMMY, SHOW BOAT, THOROUGHLY MODERN MILLIE) and has performed regionally throughout the US. Concert engagements include touring Japan with the Tokyo Philharmonic and singing with the Phoenix Symphony. Thanks as always to his beautiful and talented wife for putting up with him.
Kaitlyn is so thrilled to join such a joyful and radiant cast and crew on WDCK?! Favorite credits include the National Tour of Irving Berlin's White Christmas, Anne Bogart's Cafe Variations at the Cutler Majestic Theatre, North Shore Music Theatre's Anything Goes, and has tap danced at NYC venues including City Center, the Joyce Theatre, the Duke on 42nd and SYTYCD Season 10. Emerson College alum. A big thanks to Mike, Justin and the team! Love to Mom, Dad, Em, Chase, David & Aunt Vicki. www.kaitlynfrank.com
NYMF: Sophia's Fall; Tess, a New Rock Opera; Sasquatched! The Musical. NYC Theatre: Radio City Xmas Spectacular; Junk: A Rock Opera. Appearances at Joe's Pub, The York Theatre, and (Le) Poisson Rouge. Nat'l Tours: Jesus Christ Superstar (Peter, u/s for Ted Neeley). Regional: Titanic (Barrett), Godspell (Judas), Company (Paul). www.ChrisGleim.com
Ryan is thrilled to be a part of WDCK? Most recently, Ryan originated the role of "Buddy" in the North American tour of Queen's We Will Rock You. National Tours: Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch Stole Christmas!, OZ: The Musical. Off-Bway: Radio City Christmas Spectacular, NEWSical, Caligula Maximus, Fools In Love, Assassins. Regional: Disney's Aladdin: A Musical Spectacular and many more. On TV, Ryan was host of Nickelodeon's daily live program, Me:TV. "All thanks to Jenn and my family!"
Danny Harris Kornfeld
Danny Harris Kornfeld is thrilled to be making his NYMF debut. New York: First Family of Second Avenue, Peter Pan directed by Thom Southerland, Closer Than You Think. Regional: Fiddler on the Roof (Barrington Stage Co.), The Bully Games (Syracuse Stage), Peter Pan (Arizona Broadway Theatre). Proud graduate of Syracuse University. Endless thanks to Mom and Dad, PT, Irene and the whole WDCK? team! Check him out at www.dannykornfeld.com @dannyhkorn
This is Mary’s 5 year at NYMF! Mary was most recently seen in Death Trap at The John W. Engeman Theatre and the Off-Broadway show Cougar the Musical. Other Stuff: Mamma Mia! national tour; Wonderland, Tampa Bay PAC; Next to Normal, Arena Stage; The Baker’s Wife and 1776 at Paper Mill Playhouse; Miss Saigon and The Will Rogers Follies at Gateway Playhouse; Big love to my angels, Maggie Maes, Kimberly Vaughn and Nicholas Keslake. Proud member of AEA.
Bruce Rebold returns to NYMF, last appearing in Tess- A New Rock Opera. Regional: Hairspray (Wilbur Turnblad/Westchester Broadway Theatre, John W. Engeman Theatre, Media Theatre, Palace Theatre), Fiddler on the Roof (Rabbi/Stages St. Louis, Avram/ Fulton Theatre, John W. Engeman Theatre), The Light in the Piazza (Signor Naccarelli/Broward Stage Door--Carbonell Award Nomination, ‘Best Supporting Actor -Musical’), Sunset Boulevard (Sheldrake/Fulton Theatre), The Sound of Music (Westchester Broadway, Ogunquit Playhouse), Sweeney Todd (Judge Turpin), Chess (Molokov), Forum (Lycus) at TheatreZone.
Prescott is best known as his alter ego, Sutton Lee Seymour, performing a “draggy cabaret” at New World Stages the past two years. Off-Broadway/NYC: Bunnicula (DR2 Theatre/Cast Recording), Bawdy (Triad Theatre), The Great Pie Robbery (FringeNYC), Fabulous (WriteAct Rep), Midnight Cowboy (Playlight Theatre Co.). Tours: Seussical (TW/USA). Disney: Villains Tonight! (Original Cast). Regional: Urinetown (Mason Street Warehouse), Lucky Stiff (MSW), Cabaret (Wagon Wheel Theatre). Upcoming: Sutton Lee Seymour: The Way Off Broad!
Sarah is so excited to be a part of the NYMF festival this summer! Some of her favorite NYC and regional credits include; Company(Amy) - The Gallery Players Theatre, Someone to Belong To (Annie) - NYC International Fringe Festival, Sweeney Todd(Johanna) - Barrington Stage Company, Sunset Boulevard(Betty) - Portland Center Stage, The Sound of Music(Maria) - Mill Mountain Theatre, Les Miserables(Cosette) - Riverside Theatre, Fiddler on the Roof(Tzeitel) - The Maltz Jupiter Theatre. She received a BFA in Music Theatre from Elon University.