LGDT's 2019 CAST
OPENING September 12th!
"LUNCH with MRS. BASKIN"
*OSBORN FOCHT (John Haskell) BROADWAY: Paul Simon’s The Capeman. OFF-BROADWAY: The Magdalene; Kristina, the Musical (Carnegie and Royal Albert Halls: recorded on the Decca label). REGIONAL: The Sound of Music (Paper Mill Playhouse); The Music Man (North Shore Music Theater); Sweeney Todd (Center Stage Baltimore); Eleanore: An American Love Story (Ford’s Theater); A Tale of Two Cities, Oklahoma!, and Moby Dick: the Musical (Seaside Music Theater); A Christmas Carol, Oliver!, Peter Pan, Mary Poppins, Rounding Third, Tartuffe, and The School for Wives (Centenary Stage Co.); Spring Awakening and Porcelain (The Garage Theater Group). FILM: “Verne” in Bad Parents (Caytha Jentis, writer/director). OTHER: “Bass” for The Mervtones with Merv Griffin and his orchestra, under the direction of Mort Lindsey; “Late Show Carolers” on Late Show with David Letterman; five seasons with The Opera Co. of Philadelphia. RECENTLY: “Adult Men” in Spring Awakening, with his wife, Mikaela Kafka, as “Adult Women”.
DEVIN FUNNYE (Wendell Sash) is delighted to be a part of LGDT’s 2019 season. He has been with the company for the past 3 years as Assistant Stage Manager, and this is his first year on stage as a company actor. His other recent roles include: “Giles Ralston” in The Mousetrap (Home Made Theater), and “King Charles of France” in Hudson River Shakespeare Company's Henry VI - Part I. As always, he'd like to thank his parents for their continuous love and support.
*TOM PATTERSON (Terry Winters) is originally from South Bend, IN. Credits include: BROADWAY: 1984. REGIONAL: Delmonico (Bay Street Theatre); Constellations (Studio Theatre: HELEN HAYES AWARD - “Outstanding Lead Actor in a Play”); Hand to God, Cherry Docs, Shotgun, and The Hound of the Baskervilles (Florida Studio Theatre); Ether Dome (Hartford Stage, Huntington Theatre Company); Sideways (La Jolla Playhouse); Of Mice and Men (Northern Stage); Murder on the Nile, and Bedroom Farce (The Barnstormers). FILM: Thorp. TRAINING: MFA (UCSD) AEA.
ELIZABETH PIETRANGELO (Kira Haskell) thanks her lucky stars she is back on stage with one of her favorite theaters and favorite directors! She was last seen with LGDT as “Melanie Morningside” in The Great Kooshog Lake Hollis McCauley Fishing Derby. Beth, a NYC-based actor, has performed with numerous theaters in the Capital region. Most recently she performed Off-Off (way-off) Broadway in a play about Edgar Allan Poe. She studied acting at Ithaca College and the National Theater Institute’s Eugene O’Neill Theater. Beth lives in Brooklyn, but calls the Adirondacks home. Thanks M&D.
CAMILLE WEST WODICKA (Mrs. Eva Baskin) is delighted to be making her Lake George Dinner Theatre debut. She has often been seen on area stages with the Glens Falls Community Theater (GFCT) and Saratoga’s Home Made Theater (HMT), as well as the small screen in a local TV commercial. Favorite performances include: GFCT’s Young Frankenstein (“Frau Blucher”), and Sweeney Todd (“Mrs. Lovett”), and HMT’s Calendar Girls (“Cora”). In past years, Camille toured nationally and recorded several CDs as a member of the musical group, The Four Bitchin’ Babes, and has performed her original comedic songs as the “Suburban Mother from Hell”. She is honored to have had her songs included in the off-Broadway revue Sex: The Musical, and her work published in Life’s A Stitch —The Best of Contemporary Women’s Humor. Ever and always, she sends her undying love to her husband, Scott, and sons, Jason and Justin, for their unwavering support.
* Professional Member of Actor's Equity Association