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Congratulations to the cast of Tuck Everlasting at Shine!

Tuck Everlasting runs May 7-9, 2021. Tickets go on sale February 2!

In order of appearance
Jesse TuckCaiden Garcia
Mae TuckCatelyn Lawrence
Miles TuckSamuel Ea
Angus TuckEyan Choate
Winnie FosterAnna Hahn
MotherElizabeth Perrone
Man In Yellow SuitMalachi Havens
NanaKendall Cousins
HugoJoshua Patterson
Constable JoeJefferson Schonhoff
Ensemble
Samuel Boyd
Abbie Brown
Isabella Brown
Daniel Burks; Miles Tuck Understudy – 
Tentative performance on May 14
Kendall Cousins
Callie Disch
Abigail Dunn
Andrew Dunn
Sydney Dyer
Emily Glover
Stephen Harden
Grace Henington
Grace Jackson
Ben Jacob
Avery Lytle
Elizabeth Grace Mainor
William Mantzel
Tristen Nelson
David Nevils
Kaylee Newell
Joshua Patterson
Jayne Pecena
Elizabeth Perrone
Lya Peterson
Rylee Polk
Sara Quartaro
Sophia Quartaro
Jonathan Rizzo
Jefferson Schonhoff
Olivia Smith
Aislyn Standifer
Emma Stever
Layla Sullivan
Abbie Sutton
Micah Thompson
Riley Unterbug
Virginia Waterman
Genevieve Welch
Juliet Welch
Tabitha Welch
Ballet Casting
Teen WinnieGrace Henington
Young Adult WinnieJayne Pecena
Older WinnieJuliet Welch
Young Adult HugoAndrew Dunn
Older HugoBen Jacob

Congratulations to the cast of Annie Jr at Shine!

The show runs April 9-25, 2021. Tickets will go on sale on January 15.

Sasha SaynorAnnie 
Alex RamboMolly
Lila HulmeKate
Lucy AlterTessie
Emily GarretsonPepper
Sarah RaisheJuly
Grace JacksonDuffy
Macie DischOrphan Ensemble
Ariana TexieraOrphan Ensemble
Hannah GillardMiss Hannigan
Owen GarciaRooster 
Avery KrizanLily St. Regis
Stephen Harden     Oliver Warbucks
Tori HamGrace Farrell
Abby GarretsonSandy
Henry L’Roy (Rooster Understudy)Bundles
 Dog Catcher
 Bert Healy
 Franklin D. Roosevelt
Jackson HaasDrake
Timothy GlassLt. Ward
Adelie VogelsangCecille
Josey ChoateAnnette 
Maya HowardMrs. Greer
Aly DominguezMrs. Pugh
Becca Jacob (Henry L’Roy Understudy)Servant Ensemble
Emily QuataroStar-To-Be
Luke HulmeChauffer
 Man (NYC)
 Sound Effects Artist
 Louis Howe
Gabriella DillardServant Ensemble 
 Apple Seller
Michaela HolstromServant Ensemble
Elisabeth SummerServant Ensemble
Melia DillardNYC Ensemble
 Usherette
Emily HaasNYC Ensemble
 Kid 2
Kassidy SvatekNYC Ensemble
Paige SvatekNYC Ensemble
 Kid 1
Maria Eduarda Pavao E BrancoNYC Ensemble
Anna BarhamNYC Ensemble
Olivia YeeNYC Ensemble

Congratulations to the cast of The Best Christmas Pageant Ever at Shine!

We are currently looking to cast 10 additional children between the ages of 8-12 in this hilarious Christmas classic. Please email info@shineplano.com if you are interested in auditioning!

Father (Bob Bradley)Caiden Garcia
Mother (Grace Bradley)Jayne Pecena
Beth BradleyJosey Choate
Charlie BradleyOwen Garcia
Ralph HerdmanJonathan Rizzo
Imogene HerdmanTabitha Welch
Leroy HerdmanTBD
Claude HerdmanColton Newell
Ollie HerdmanElise Garcia
Gladys HerdmanLila Hulme
Alice WendlekenJuliet Welch
Mrs. ArmstrongGenevieve Welch
Mrs. Slocum/Mrs. CrausingLya Peterson
Rev. HopkinsJoshua Cana
MaxineLillieana Lorance
ElmerMicah Thompson
Mrs. Clark/Mrs. McCarthyKaylee Newell
HobieSilas Choate
DavidTBD
BeverlyTBD
JuanitaTBD
DorisTBD
Children’s EnsembleTBD

Congratulations to the cast of Moana Jr at Shine!

Tickets will go on sale to the general public on August 14.

Moana Maya Howard
MauiHayden Beaty
Grandma TalaAnna Barham
SinaGabriella Dillard
Chief TuiLincoln Smith
TamatoaHannah Gillard
ClawsVivian Langdon
Sasha Saynor
Hei HeiJackson Haas
PuaElle DeJesus
Te FitiEmmy DeJesus
Ocean EnsembleMaria Branco
Melia Dillard
Emily Garretson
Becca Jacob
Avery Krizan
Meghan Lakey
Sara Quartaro
Arianna Teixeira
Ryn Unterbug
Juliet Welch
Amarissa Woodward
VillagersSamuel Dunn
Abby Garretson
Timothy Glass
Julianne Hightower
Jin Jin Huang
Emily Quartaro
Alex Rambo
Ava Scott 
Clara Scott

Congratulations to the cast of The Hunchback of Notre Dame at Shine!

Tickets go on sale to the public on August 13, 2020.
PrinciplesIn Order of Appearance
Dom Claude FrolloJefferson Schonhoff
QuasimodoSamuel Ea
ClopinKendall Cousins
Phoebus De MartinEyan Choate
EsmeraldaOlivia Smith
King Louis XIMalachi Havens
Congregation/ChoirIncludes Revelers, Soldiers, Gypsies, Townspeople, Parishoners, and others
M1 (Including Frederic)Jeremiah Mainor
M2 (Including Dupin)Daniel Burks
M3Stephen Harden
M4Malachi Havens
M5 (Including St. Aphrodisius)Joshua Patterson
M6 (Including Official)Jack Bowman
M7 (Including Jehan Frollo)Caiden Garcia
M8Kylie Simmons
F1 (Including Florika)Rylee Polk
F2Jayne Pecena
F3Genevieve Welch
F4 (Including Madam)Catelyn Lawrence
Abigail Dunn
Elizabeth Mainor
Kaylee Newell
Abbie Sutton
Congregation/ChoirIncludes Gargoyles, Revelers, Soldiers, Gypsies, Townspeople, and others
M1Andrew Dunn
M2Sophia Quartaro
M3Tristen Nelson
M4Samuel Boyd
M5TBD
M6David Nevils
M7Jonathan Rizzo
M8Sarah Jensen
F1Riley Unterbug
F2Aislyn Standifer
F3Phoebe Choate
F4Avery Lytle
Dance CaptainJayne Pecena

Congratulations to the cast of The Lion King Kids!

MufasaTBD
SimbaRyn Unterbug
RafikiAnna Barham
Gabriella Dillard
Hannah Schiller
Juliet Welch
Josey Choate
SarabiKassidy Svatek
ScarHayden Beaty
NalaJin-Jing Huang
ZazuLucy Beaird
TimonJoey Fisher
PumbaColton Newell
BanzaiBecca Jacob
ShenziLucy Alter
EdPaige Svatek
EnsembleVillagers or Hyenas:
Melia Dillard
Hannah Fisher
Timothy Glass
Jackson Haas
Annie Martin
Mary Morris
Jolie Moss
Emily Quartaro
Alex Rambo
Ava Scott
Clara Scott
Sami Stewart
Lilah Svatek
Ariana Teixeira
Nicolas Teixeira
Finley Twigger
Zeke Twigger
Savana Unterbug
Zoey WIlson

Congratulations to the Cast of Matilda at Shine!

Lila HulmeMatilda Wormwood
Malachi HavensMr. Wormwood
Tabitha ThompsonMrs. Wormwood
Avery CousinsMichael Wormwood
Noah GarciaMrs. Trunchbull
Catelyn LawrenceMiss Honey
Kayden KawiBruce
Arianna TeixeiraLavender
Phoebe ChoateMrs. Phelps 
Caiden GarciaThe Escapologist/Dad 4
Kendall CousinsThe Acrobat/Dance Captain
Joshua PattersonRudolpho
Eyan ChoateDoctor
Georgia BryantChildren’s Entertainer
Macauley CarterAmanda 
Jonathan RizzoNigel
Owen GarciaTommy
Beneniah HavensEric
Juliet WelchAlice
Sarah RaisheHortensia
Abby GarretsonSmall Kid Chorus
Ryn UnterbugSmall Kid Chorus
Amarissa WoodwardSmall Kid Chorus
Joshua PattersonDad 1
Samuel BoydDad 2
David NevilsDad 3/Mechanic
Caiden GarciaDad 4 
Olivia SmithMum 1 
Grace WoodwardStory Troupe Movement Captain/Mum 2 
Avery LytleMum 3 
Camila KenefickMum 4 
Jessica LarryParent Chorus
Genevieve WelchParent Chorus
Abbie SuttonParent Chorus
Ariana KrizanParent Chorus/Henchman 1
Micah ThompsonParent Chorus
Laura Paschall Story Troupe Movement Captain/Parent Chorus
Jayne PecenaNurse 
Avery KrizanBig Scary Kid
Titus HavensBig Kid 1/Snark Kid
Riley UnterbugBig Kid 2/Matilda Understudy
Ellery WorksBig Kid 3
Sophie WrightBig Kid 4
Tabitha WelchBig Kid Ensemble
Piper TesdallBig Kid Ensemble
Sophia TaylorBig Kid Ensemble
Zoey WilsonBig Kid Ensemble
Lya PetersonBig Kid Ensemble
Emily GarretsonBig Kid Ensemble
Eyan ChoateSergei

Congratulations to the cast of The Music Man at Shine!

The Music Man runs May 8-10, 2020 at The Courtyard Theatre in Downtown Plano. Tickets will go on sale on Thursday, March 5.

In Order of Appearance
TRAVELING SALESMEN ANDSamuel Boyd
NEWSPAPER READERSEyan Choate
 Caiden Garcia
 Noah Garcia
 Malachi Havens
 Ben Jacob
 Tristen Nelson
 Israel Orozco
 Joshua Patterson
CHARLIE COWELLJeremiah Mainor
CONDUCTORDavid Nevils
HAROLD HILLJeff Schonhoff
SHINNSamuel Boyd
EWART DUNLOPIsrael Orozco
OLIVER HIXEyan Choate
JACEY SQUIRESNoah Garcia
OLIN BRITTCaiden Garcia
MARCELLUS WASHBURNMalachi Havens
TOMMY DJILAS (featured dancer)Joshua Patterson
MRS. PAROOTabitha Thompson
MARIAN PAROOKylie Simmons
AMARLYYISMary Morris
WINTHROP PAROOBenaiah Havens
EULALIE MACKECKNIE SHINNSophia Quartaro
ZANEETA SHINN (featured dancer)Penelope Welch
GRACIE SHINNJuliet Welch
ALMA HIXAislyn Standifer
MAUD DUNLOPKaylee Newell
ETHEL TOFFELMIERAvery Lytle
MRS. SQUIRESGenevieve Welch
CONSTABLE LOCKETristen Nelson
WORKMENBen Jacob
 Tristen Nelson
FARMERJoshua Patterson
WIFEKendall Cousins
RIVER CITY TOWNSPEOPLEKendall Cousins
 Owen Garcia
 Becca Jacob
 Ben Jacob
 Avery Krizan
 Julia Montini
 David Nevils
 Laura Paschall
 Lya Peterson
 Sarah Raishe
 Olivia Smith
 Elisabeth Summer
 Tabitha Welch
 Zoey Wilson
 Ellery Jane Works
Dance CaptainPenelope Welch

Congratulations to the cast of Rapunzel! Rapunzel! A Very Hairy Fairy Tale at Shine


Rapunzel will run April 17-19, 23-26 at Shine. Tickets for the show will go on sale on Friday, February 14. Purchase your tickets early; all performances are expected to sell out.

In order of appearance:

SocratesToby Laird
Lady ZaZaHannah Gillard 
RapunzelJulianne Hightower
Sir RoderickQuinn Shilliday
EdgarKayden Kawi
Lady in WaitingAva Scott 
Little Red Riding HoodCampell Roberts
Alice Anna Barham
Gypsy WomanGabriella Dillard
Gypsy #1Emily Quartaro
Gypsy #2Kassidy Svatek
Gypsy #3Lucy Alter
BelleRyn Unterbug
CinderellaBrynlee Sharp
ArielSophia Taylor
Snow WhiteJuliet Welch
Sleeping Beauty Annie Martin
Queen Sara Quartaro 

Congratulations to the cast of Rodgers and Hammerstein’s Cinderella at Shine!

Cinderella will perform February 21-23, 2020 at the Courtyard Theatre in Downtown Plano. Tickets will go on sale on December 13, 2019. Click here to purchase tickets.

Cinderella Kendall Cousins
Prince Charming Malachi Havens
Fairy Godmother Jewel Schonhoff
Stepmother Izzy Forbes
Portia Sophia Quartaro
Joy Olivia Smith
Queen Penelope Welch
King Jeff Schonhoff
Herald Caiden Garcia
Chef Joshua Patterson
Steward Noah Garcia
Ensemble (Townspeople, Additional Stewards and Chefs, Footmen, Coachmen, and Puppeteers):
Samuel Boyd
Sarah Jensen
Camila Kenefick
Avery Lytle
David Nevils
Laura Paschall
Jayne Pecena
Abbie Sutton
Tabitha Thompson
Ryan Welch
Dance Captain Penelope Welch