Cast

Jason: Jason Hite

Off-Broadway debut. Regional: The Black Suits (Barrington Stage Co.), Giant (Dallas Theatre Center), Girlfriend (Berkeley Rep), Spring Awakening (San Jose Rep). Check out Jason's music with his band 5j Barrow www.5jbarrow.com. Love to Mom, Dad, Carol, Fernando, 5j, KSR, Station 3, Telsey, F&F, and the entire BARE family.

Peter: Taylor Trensch

Broadway: Wicked. First National Tour: Spring Awakening. Off-Broadway: RENT (New World Stages). Regional: Little Miss Sunshine (La Jolla Playhouse); Mormons, Mothers and Monsters (Barrington Stage). Education: Elon University. Gratitude: Telsey + Co., the incomparable creative team, my family and friends.

Ivy: Elizabeth Judd

Broadway: Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark (u/s Mary Jane, Ensemble). Second National Tour of Spring Awakening (Wendla). Studied at CAP 21. Dallas, Texas native! Thanks to KSR, Telsey + Co, and the creative team! Love to my amazing friends! Finally, thanks to my incredibly strong family, I would be absolutely nothing without your constant, loving support.

Matt: Gerard Canonico

Broadway: Spring Awakening (Moritz), American Idiot (Ensemble), Les Misérables (Gavroche), A Christmas Carol at MSG (Jonathon). Off-Broadway & Regional: The Talls at Second Stage Uptown Theater (Russell), The Prince and the Pauper (The Pauper), Children’s Letters to God (Brett), The King and I at Papermill (Louis). Film: Not Fade Away Directed by David Chase (Schindewulf) Release date October 2012, Boy Wonder Directed by Michael Morrissey (Steve).

Nadia: Barrett Wilbert Weed

Broadway: Lysistrata Jones (u/s Robin, Lampito, Cleonice, Mhyrrine) NY: A Lasting Impression (Simone); Fucking Hipsters! B.F.A in Music Theatre, Elon University. Graduate of The Walnut Hill School.

Father Mike: Jerold E. Solomon

Broadway: South Pacific.  Nat'l Tours: Big River; Ragtime; Annie.  Regional: Once on this Island (Paper Mill); Cutman(Goodspeed); 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee; Ragtime; Sweet Charity; Henry V; Gross Indeceny...; The Lost Colony; and many others. Film/TV: “30 Rock” (NBC),” Law & Order” (NBC); “Kings” (NBC); “The Unusuals” (CBS).

Sister Joan: Missi Pyle

Theatre: Broadway - Boeing Boeing, Steppenwolf - The Libertine, Film: The Artist, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Big Fish, Galaxy Quest, Dodgeball.  Upcoming: Percy Jackson and the Sea of Monsters. TV:” Boston Legal,” “Two and a Half Men,” “The Sarah Silverman Program.”  Training: North Carolina School of the Arts.  Missi is half of the band Smith and Pyle; Album: It's OK To Be Happy on iTunes.  Missi is working on her second album which is being produced by Chris Goss. 

Swing: Anthony Festa

is thrilled to make his Off-Broadway debut in BARE . He trained at Cortland State University (B.A. in Musical Theatre), and was most recently seen at this year’s NYMF as Tan Man in How Deep is the Ocean? Anthony thanks his amazing family, Telsey & the BARE family.

Zack: Casey Garvin

recently closed the First National Tour of West Side Story (Diesel, U/S Riff, Big Deal) and is thrilled to be a part of BARE . Other credits include numerous Off-Broadway and Regional shows, as well as commercial work. Thanks to the cast, crew, producers, and creatives for this amazing experience.

Vanessa: Ariana Groover

from Atlanta, Ga is thrilled to be making her New York debut in BARE . She has performed for Kenny Leon's True Colors Theater, Jasmine Guy, with Broadway's finest through Broadway Dreams Foundation. Ari thanks all who support her dream to shine. I love you!  "We moving on up!"

Madison: Sara Kapner

is beyond excited to be a part of BARE ! Broadway: Hollywood Arms (Hal Prince, dir.). Off- Broadway/Favorite Regional: Captain Louie, Children's Letters to God, Trouble: A New Rock Musical (NYMF '12), The Diary of Anne Frank (Delaware Theatre Company).  Sara can be seen as Wendy in last year's feature film "A Little Help."

Diane: Alice Lee

Broadway: Spider-Man; Spring Awakening. Alice is stoked to be a part of this production of BARE after having been involved in the last three readings of the show! She is an Aries as well as a singer-songwriter whose first EP is coming out very soon! Thanks to God & my family & friends. I LOVE YOU ALL! www.heyalicelee.com

Swing: Megan Lewis

Selected: Broadway: Spider Man: Turn off the Dark, Grey Gardens. National Tour: Legally Blonde, FAME. Off Broadway: BARE , Forbidden Broadway, The 60's Project. Regional: Goodspeed, Barrington Stages, Ford's Theater. Readings: Gloryana, Beauty, Ever After, Bar Mitvah Boy. Film: I Love You Anna, Allen and Naomi. Television: “Boardwalk Empire.” Web: “A Star is Steve.”

Beto: Justin Gregory Lopez

is so grateful to be making his Off-Broadway debut with this incredible, spirited company. He recently made his television debut guest starring on “Law & Order: SVU” (The Learning Curve), and has also been seen locally in the NYMF productions Outlaws, and The Tenth Floor. He owes the world to his family and friends for their continued love and support. Thank you!

Nick: Michael Tacconi

is so grateful to call BARE his NYC debut. Favorite roles include Gabe (Next To Normal), CB (Dog Sees God), Pozzo (Waiting for Godot), and Johnny Pye (Johnny Pye and the Foolkiller). HUGE thanks to his family, his friends, The Boston Conservatory, and the entire creative team.

Alan: Alex Wyse

Broadway: Lysistrata Jones. Off-Bway/NY: Triassic Parq (SoHo Playhouse), Lysistrata Jones (Transport Group), Mrs. Sharp (Playwrights Horizons), NYMF. Regional: Lost in Yonkers (Paper Mill), Academy (South Korea, Maltz Jupiter), Speech & Debate (Lyric Stage Co. of Boston), The Cherry Orchard (Huntington Theatre). Recordings: Triassic Parq, Lysistrata Jones. TV: “Bored to Death.” Visit www.AlexWyse.com.