the all-star cast
Vicki Lewis: NILAH HOYER - Ovation Award winner. Ensemble cast member for NewsRadio, Velma Kelly in Chicago on Broadway, cast of Tony® Nominated Damn Yankees, star of the sitcom, Three Sisters and recent appearances on How I Met Your Mother. www.vickilewis.com
Ed Asner: BOB HOYER - Seven time Emmy® Award winner, five time Golden Globe winner, former star of Mary Tyler Moore, Lou Grant, Pixar/Disney's animation UP and a host of other performances for stage and screen. Mr. Asner is currently traveling the country in his one man show, FDR.
Marion Ross: IMELDA HOYER – Emmy® and Golden Globe Nominee and former star of Happy Days, Brooklyn Bridge and most recently Gilmore Girls and Brothers & Sisters. She is also the voice of Grandma Squarepants on Spongebob Squarepants and Mrs. Lopart on Handy Mandy.
Gregory Jbara: KIP ADAMO – Tony Award©, Drama Desk and Outer Critics Circle Award® for Featured Actor in a Musical as ‘Dad’ in Billy Elliot, currently a featured performer in Blue Bloods/CBS has an extensive resume on-screen, including In and Out with Kevin Klein and on stage, including Dirty Rotten Scoundrels with John Lithgow and Victor/Victoria with Julie Andrews. www.GregoryJbara.com
Patrick W. Ziegler: CLAYTON DE VRIES - Two time Emmy® Award winning producer Backstage Drama, Come On Over! and director of I Love Lucy: 50th Anniversary Stage Show. Graduate of the National Shakespeare Conservatory and inductee into the Outstanding Alumni Academy for Department of Theater at Western Michigan University.
Teresa L. Thome: NARRATOR - Two time Emmy® Award winning producer Backstage Drama, Come On Over! Co-writer/creative producer for LaughFest's An Evening with Betty White and aLive from Grand Rapids, It's Saturday Night with Martin Short, Kevin Nealon and Alan Zweibel. I've Got a Life in Kalamazoo is inspired by Ms. Thome's one woman show "Warm Cheese".
Danny Salles: DIRECTOR - Emmy® Nominated executive producer Kathy Griffin: My Life On The D-List, executive producer and director Joan Rivers Joan Knows Best and The Other Mall.
Richard Carnegie - Hairspray/GRCT, Backstage Drama/web series joins the cast in a supporting role.
THE UBER-TALENTED CREW AND SUPPORT TEAM
Additional Support has been and/or will be provided by:
Derk Baartman, Marsha Craig, Craig Duncan, Paul Genzink, Mark Anthony Lord, Dave Lowing, Darius Mathis, Linda Mensch, Liz Merriman, Tom Norton, Malinda Petersen, Chuck Peterson, Fred Stella, WKTV and a host of others!