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Scottsdale Desert Stages Theatre

Scottsdale Desert Stages Theatre, an award-winning non-profit performing arts theatre, is in its 22nd terrific season of shows! Three performance troupes provide entertainment on two separate stages at this Theatre's performing arts complex, located near downtown Scottsdale. Cullity Hall (with actors of all ages) and Children's Theatre productions (with actors, ages 3 to 19) are presented in its 136-seat theatre-in-the-round; while small-cast Actor's Café productions are presented in an intimate 60-seat cabaret-style theatre. All performances are at Scottsdale Desert Stages Theatre, located at 4720 N. Scottsdale Road, Scottsdale, AZ 85251, at the southwest corner of E. Highland Ave. and N. Scottsdale Rd. For tickets or to become a Cullity Hall season subscriber, contact the Theatre Box Office: (480) 483-1664.

Actor's Cafe Productions
DST Special Engagement
Mainstage Productions
Next Stage Productions
On Stage Productions


Actor's Cafe Productions

Actor's Cafe ticket prices are $28 for adults & $22 seniors and students. Call the Box Office for information on Rush Pricing!

 

MACBETH
MACBETH

April 28 - June 4, 2017
Fridays & Saturdays at 7:30 pm, Sundays at 2 pm

“All hail, MACBETH that shall be king hereafter “ With these dramatic words the weird sisters fill MACBETH with an all-consuming desire to be King of Scotland. And neither he nor his wife, Lady Macbeth, will stop at anything to gain the throne.

Raves & Reviews

Macbeth

-David Appleford, Valley Stage & Screen

Macbeth

-Gil Benbrook, Talkin' Broadway

The People's Macbeth at Desert Stages

-Jennifer Haaland, PHX Stages

The Importance of Being Earnest
The Importance of Being Earnest

June 16 - July 23, 2017
Fridays & Saturdays at 7:30 pm, Sundays at 2 pm

Two young gents have taken to bending the truth in order to put some excitement into their lives. Worthing has invented a brother whom he uses as an excuse to leave his dull life behind. Montcrieff decides to take the name Earnest when visiting Worthing’s beautiful ward, Cecily. Things start to go awry and their deceptions are discovered.

Next Stage Productions

Next Stage ticket prices are $20 for adults & $18 seniors and students. Call the Box Office for information on Rush Pricing!

 

Catch Me If You Can The Musical
Catch Me If You Can The Musical

Based on the Dreamworks Motion Picture
Book by Terrence McNally
Music by Marc Shaiman
Lyrics by Scott Wittman and Marc Shaiman
Arrangements by Marc Shaiman
Orchestrations by Marc Shaiman and Larry Blank

June 30 - July 30, 2017
Fridays & Saturdays at 7:30 pm, Sundays at 2 pm
**Please note this show will have General Admission seating. Please contact the Box Office with any special accomodations.**

Seeking fame and fortune, Frank Abignale, Jr. runs away from home to begin an unforgettable adventure. Frank successfully poses as a pilot, a doctor and a lawyer - living the high life and winning the girl of his dreams. But when Frank’s lies catch the attention of FBI agent Carl, Carl pursues Frank across the country to make him pay for his crimes.

Catch Me If You Can is presented through special arrangement with Music Theatre International (MTI). All authorized performance materials are also supplied by MTI. www.MTIShows.com

On Stage Productions

On Stage ticket prices are $15.

 

School of Rock the Musical
School of Rock the Musical

May 19 - June 18, 2017
Fridays & Saturdays at 7:30 pm, Saturdays & Sundays at 2 pm

Based on the hit film, this hilarious new musical follows Dewey Finn, a failed, wannabe rock star who decides to earn a few extra bucks by posing as a substitute teacher at a prestigious prep school. There he turns a class of straight-A students into a guitar-shredding, bass-slapping, mind-blowing rock band. While teaching these pint-sized prodigies what it means to truly rock, Dewey falls for the school’s beautiful, but uptight headmistress, helping her rediscover the wild child within.

Cast List

Early Cast
Rehearsal from 4-6pm & Performing Friday Nights and Saturdays

ACTOR / ACTRESS:

PART:

Katie Aiello Ms. Bingham/Mrs. Turner
Kaser Alarcon Mr. Green/ Mr. Spencer
Amaar Alarcon Student Ensemble
Lily Allen Security Guard #2/Student Ensemble
Nolan Allen Ned Schneebly/Gabe Brown
Chloe Allen Security Guard #1/Student Ensemble
Jennifer ArangoMacias Shonelle (C)/ Student Ensemble (O)
Zachary Astrowsky Freddy Hamilton
Sarah Astrowsky Katie (C)/ Mr. Sanders/Mr. Sandford (O)
Gabby Astrowsky Summer Hathaway (C)/ Student Ensemble (O)
Katherine Baier Patty/Adult Ensemble (C) /Emo Girl/ Adult Ensemble (O)
Lauren Becker Ms. Gordon/ Mrs. Travis
Jannesa Bencomo Waitress/Student Ensemble (C)/Student Ensemble (O)
Elina (Elli) Beyer Student Ensemble
Gemma Booker Student Ensemble
Delaney Buchholz Snake/ Adult Ensemble
Chase Buchholz Stanley/ Mr. Hamilton/ Jeff Sanderson
Taya Burman Student Ensemble
Anna Buskirk Student Ensemble
Zoe Bustamante Student Ensemble
Madison Crespo Sophie (O)/Student Ensemble (C)
Sophia Cunningham Tomika (C)/ Student Ensemble (O)
Bennett Curran Zack Mooneyham
Lily Dahl Waitress/Student Ensemble (O)/ Student Ensemble (C)
Emma DelGhiaccio Marcy (O)/ Mr. Janes/Mr. Ward (C)
Owen Donsker Lawrence
Elsie Donsker Sophie (C)/Student Ensemble (O)
Ronin Feldman Student Ensemble
Olivia Feldman Summer Hathaway (O)/ Student Ensemble (C)
Kennedy Frakes Student Ensemble
Ava Ganz Student Ensemble
Asher Golub James
Isaac Greenland Dewey Finn
Adelina Grotenhuis Student Ensemble
Zane Gulick Student Ensemble
Zana Habul Student Ensemble
Sydney Hassler Tomika (O)/ Student Ensemble (C)
Sebastian Jablonski Mason/ Bob
Cate Johnson Student Ensemble
Autumn Jongert Student Ensemble
Olivia Jongert Student Ensemble
Holden Kaplan Student Ensemble
Austin Kaye Billy Sandford (O)/ Doug/Student Ensemble (C)
Laine Kenly Marcy (C)/ Mr. Janes/ Mr. Ward (O)
Caprice Kennedy Student Ensemble
Isabella Lipner Student Ensemble
Kennedy Mengedoth Katie (O)/ Mr. Sanders/Mr. Sandford (C)
Rachel Nathan Patty/Adult Ensemble (O) /Emo Girl/Adult Ensemble (C)
Brooke Nielsen Student Ensemble
Emma Nowicki Rosalie Mullins (C)/ Emo Girl/Mr. Mooneyham/Mr. Wagner (O)
Sophie Perlstein Madison (O)/ Student Ensemble (C)
Paige Presley Madison (C)/ Student Ensemble (O)
Kimaya Rao Student Ensemble
Lauren Reilly Mrs. Sheinkopf
Allison Rhee Shonelle (O)/ Student Ensemble (C)
Sophia Rowan Student Ensemble
Kali Lev Shaham Student Ensemble
Nathan Sullivan Mr. Williams
Katelyn Sullivan Student Ensemble
Jamie Villarreal Rosalie Mullins (O)/Emo Girl/Mr. Mooneyham/Mr. Wagner (C)
Briella Whallon Student Ensemble
Kaitlyn Whallon Student Ensemble
Lauren Youngstedt Adult Ensemble
Zach Zastrow Theo/Adult Ensemble
Xander Zeeb Billy Sandford (C)/ Doug/Student Ensemble (O)

Late Cast
Rehearsal from 6-8pm & Performing Saturday Nights and Sundays

ACTOR / ACTRESS:

PART:

Kara Armstrong Ms. Bingham/Ms. Turner
Ashlyn Beckman Summer Hathaway (C)/ Student Ensemble (O)
Madison Broughton Snake/ Adult Ensemble
Annie Bugbee Security Guard #1/Adult Ensemble
Baylee Clore Mrs. Macapugay/Mrs. Hamilton
Rylie Clore Student Ensemble
Paige Corbin Rosalie Mullins (C)/ Mr. Mooneyham/Mr. Wagner (O)
Petra Danek Madison (O)/Student Ensemble (C)
MarySue Dickens Marcy (O)/ Mr. Janes/Mr. Ward (C)
Abigail Dobrinick Adult Ensemble
Isabela Farmer-Bonilla Student Ensemble
Abigail Fontes Adult Ensemble
Dayna Hall Sophie (C)/Student Ensemble (O)
Ashlyn Hall Student Ensemble
Walter Hall Jr. Billy Sandford (C)/ Doug/Student Ensemble (O)
Michael Hasl Stanley/ Mr. Hamilton/ Jeff Sanderson
Jenna Hollerbach Marcy (C)/ Mr. Janes/Mr. Ward (O)
Jordan Koeppel James
Noelle Krugman Shonelle (C)/ Student Ensemble (O)
Tiffany LaVoie Security Guard #2/Student Ensemble
Macie Logan Shonelle (O)/Waitress/Adult Ensemble (C)
Nicholas Marcantonio Zack Mooneyham
Hannah McCarley Ms. Gordon/ Mrs. Travis
Hallie Merrill Student Ensemble
Tabitha Momeyer Katie (O)/ Mr. Sanders/Mr. Sandford (C)
Talia Novack Rosalie Mullins (O)/ Mr. Mooneyham/Mr. Wagner (C)
Kylee Novack Tomika (C)/ Student Ensemble (O)
Bo O'Brasky Billy Sandford (O)/Doug/Student Ensemble (C)
Eric Orson Lawrence
Brielle Quintana Summer Hathaway (O)/ Student Ensemble (C)
Style' Ranger Mason/ Bob
Ashley Rhoads Patty/ Adult Ensemble(O)/Adult Ensemble (C)
Allie Rose Emo Girl/Student Ensemble
Kaylin Sherrill Madison (C)/ Student Ensemble (O)
Declan Skaggs Freddy Hamilton
Hayden Skaggs Theo/Adult Ensemble (O)/ Mr. Noble/Mr. Williams (C)
Matthew Steward Ned Schneebly/Gabe Brown
Cassidy Veale Student Ensemble
Tyler Velarde Katie (C)/ Mr. Sanders/Mr. Sandford (O)
Matthew Villarreal Dewey Finn (C)/ Mr. Green/Mr. Spencer (O)
Jamie Villarreal Emo Girl/Student Ensemble
Brierly Wand Mrs. Sheinkopf
Hudson Wilbur Sophie (O)/Student Ensemble (C)
Macie Wilbur Tomika (O)/ Student Ensemble (C)
Jaxon Wilcox Theo/Adult Ensemble (C)/ Mr. Williams/Mr. Noble (O)
Christina Witt Patty/Adult Ensemble (C)/ Adult Ensemble (O)
Mylie Witt Student Ensemble
Jack Yampolsky Dewey Finn (O)/ Mr. Green/ Mr. Spencer (C)
Bridget Zatarga-Fronstin Student Ensemble