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Congratulations to the cast of Newsies at Shine!

Newsies runs July 23-August 1 at The Courtyard Theatre in Downtown Plano. Tickets will go on sale soon!

In order of appearance
Jack KellySamuel Ea
CrutchieJonathan Rizzo
RaceCaiden Garcia
AlbertMalachi Havens
SpecsCatelyn Lawrence
HenryJoshua Cana
FinchCallie Disch
RomeoJeff Schonhoff
KatherineElizabeth Perone
DarcyTitus Havens
ElmerAbby Mercado
ButtonsWilliam Mantzel
Tommy BoyOwen Garcia
MushJulia Knight
JoJoGracey Flores
NunsKatherine Broyles
Jayne Pecena
Rylee Polk
Morris DelancyJustin Harrigan
Oscar DelancyWesley Harrigan
WieselRobbie Mosley
DaveyJoshua Patterson
LesHenry L’Roy
Joseph PultizerDaniel Burks
SeitzStephen Harden
BunsenMicah Thompson
HannahAvery Krizan
NunzioEyan Choate
WomanKaylee Newell
SnyderAidan Laird
Medda LarkinTBD
Bowrey BeautiesKatherine Broyles
Sydney Dyer
Jayne Pecena
Aislyn Standifer
Stage ManagerRobbie Mosley
GuardEyan Choate
Mr. JacobiTristen Nelson
Scab 1Cruz Rivera
Scab 2Toby Laird
Scab 3Andrew Dunn
PoliceEyan Choate
GoonsStephen Harden
Titus Havens
Landon Reimer
CameramanTristen Nelson
Spot ConlonLandon Reimer
BillDavid Nevils
MayorRobbie Mosley
Gov. Teddy RooseveltEyan Choate
Newsies EnsembleKatherine Broyles
Sydney Dyer
Andrew Dunn
Stephen Harden
Wesley Harrigan
Toby Laird
Avery Lytle
Tristen Nelson
Kaylee Newell
Avery Krizan
David Nevils
Rylee Polk
Landon Reimer
Cruz Rivera
Genevieve Welch

Congratulations to the cast of The Addams Family at Shine!

The show runs June 18-27, 2021.

In Order of Appearance
GomezJeff Schonhoff
MorticiaCatelyn Lawrence
WednesdayTilda McSpadden
FesterTristen Nelson
GrandmaJayne Pecena
PugsleyNicholas Robinson
LurchHayden Beaty
Lucas BeinekeCaiden Garcia
Mal BeinekeTBD
Alice BeinekeRylee Polk
SwingKendall Cousins
AncestorsCourtney Arnold
Kendall Arnold
Kristen Coleman
Kendall Cousins
Gabriella Dillard
Sydney Dyer
Avery Krizan
Kaylee Newell
Emma Robinson
Layla Sullivan
Abbie Sutton
Riley Unterbug
Virginia Waterman
Genevieve Welch
Tabitha Welch

Congratulations to the cast of The Addams Family at Shine!

GomezTitus Havens
MorticiaGianna Stefanacci
WednesdayArianna Teixeira
PugsleyBenaiah Havens
GrandmaLucy Alter
LurchStephen Harden
FesterOwen Garcia
Lucas BeinekeHenry L’Roy
Mal BeinekeLuke Hulme
Alice BeinekeTori Ham
AncestorsAly Zorka
Colton Newell
Grace Jackson
Juliet Welch
La’niya Francis
Lila Hulme
Lincoln Smith
Lucy Beaird
Luke Hulme
Maria Eduarda Pavao E Branco
Maya Howard
Ruth Ellen Stecher
Sarah Raishe
Sasha Saynor
Sofie Hamilton
Timothy Glass
Wil Finfrock

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