SMASH Productions, Florida is excited to announce our cast and crew for Sound of Music live on stage. The iconic show “Sound of Music,” by Roger and Hamerstein featuring some familiar and some exciting new local talent will take place November 8-10, 2022  at the Savannah Center, The Villages, Fl. It is timely for today’s environment and includes an amazing cast of four new leads for SMASH along with the Mother Abbess and 14 singing nuns plus 12 area school children.

Cast

Ruth “Pinky” Bigley            Maria, Postulant & Governess

Lee Mueller                        Captain Georg von Trapp

Bonnie Williams                 Mother Abbess 

Tim Casey                           Max Detweiler

Kathy Chesley-Williams    Baroness Elsa Schraeder

Billie Thatcher                    Sister Bertha

Holly Jeske                          Sister Margherita

Marilyn Duncan                 Sister Sophia

Denis J Milonas                  Franz the Butler

Janet Maloney                    Frau Schmidt, the housekeeper

John Byers                          Herr Zeller

Paul Young                         Baron Elberfeld

John Muller                        Admiral Von Schreiber

Children and Student Roles

Shea Yael                           Rolf Gruber

Emily Veri                           Liesl

Ian Wolgamott                  Friedrich

Natalie Wolgamott           Louisa

Ethan Adams-Rae            Kurt

Deslyn Furce                     Brigitta

Sofia Sallee                        Marta

Camila Santana                Gretl

Isabel Santana                  Understudy Marta, Brigitta

Ben Keefe                          Soldier, Understudy Rolf

Paige Ellison                      Postulant, Understudy Liesl

Janaiza Justin                     Postulant

Nuns from the Abby 

Deb Barkelar, Susan Bartlett, HC Burich, Patti Card, Paige Ellison, Carol Geiler, Faith Giguerre, Janaiza Justin, Sherry Mistler, Chi Chi Stastny, Lynn Weddle

Neighbors, Contestants, Soldiers, Household Help

Patti Card, Stan Carpenter, Jill Cain, Jim Cain, Gary Kress, Chi Chi Stastny

             

Production Crew

Bob Stehman                            Director

Susan Feinberg                         Producer

Mary Ann Rockenbach            Music Director

Bobbi Steele-Marotta              Assistant Director

Barbara Byers                          Choreographer

Ed Slivken                                  Stage Manager

Jeff Jagmin                                 Technical Director

Stuart Feinberg                        Treasurer

Sammie Brassette                   Props Mistress

Bill Tanner                                 Set Designs, Construction

Liza Diane Walters                   Production Assistant

Patti Card                                  Production Assistant

Jan Wagner                               Costume Mistress

Jan Petro                                   Costumes

Dianne Bolton                          Sound Effects and Visions

Jeanne Krebs                            Dance Captain, Production Assistant

Bill Tanner                                 Set Designs and Construction

Darlene Lansing                       Wigs and Hair Design

Brian La Palme                         Make Up

Grace Verb                                Make Up