Shelby Maticic (Director/Costume Designer/Makeup Designer) is a Zoni nominated playwright and designer. She received her B.S. in Theatre Performance from NAU, and her MFA in Arts Entrepreneurship and Management from ASU. Shelby is proud to serve as the Vice President of the ariZoni Awards of Theatre Excellence. Select Brelby Acting Credits: Peter and the Starcatcher (Molly Aster) She Kills Monsters (Agnes), Twelfth Night (Viola), Playing Games (Mel), Fangirl (Sophia), Windfall (Olivia). Select Brelby Directing credits: Godspell, Picasso at the Lapin Agile, Little Women: the musical, Little Shop of Horrors, Ghost the Musical, The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee, Dogfight, Heathers the Musical, Jasper in Deadland. Extra love to Brian and Rory.
Eric Evans (Stage Manager) recently appeared on the Brelby stage as Virgil/Hathaway in Jasper in Deadland, and is returning to make his stage management debut!
Cody Caple (Assistant Stage Manager) is part of a stage management team for the first time, and he couldn’t be happier. With only one other show under his belt, he’s ecstatic to be learning so many new things. He’s a total bookworm, whose preferred genre is sword and sorcery fantasy. Many thanks and much love to Karen and James for always supporting him and the cast and crew for putting such an amazing show together.
Brian Maticic (Scenic Designer/Fight Choreographer) received his B.S. in Theatre Performance from NAU. Acting: Black Stache/Peter and the Starcatcher (ariZoni nomination), Robert/12 Days of Christmas, Bob/Revenge of the Space Pandas, Duke Orsino/Twelfth Night, Bill/Poseidon’s Regret. Directing: She Kills Monsters, Love’s Labours Lost, Be a Good Little Widow, Princess and the Pirate, Beyond Musketeers: Utopia Lost, missing grace, The Oz Chronicles, and the upcoming Brelby production of Evil Dead the Musical. Playwright: Playing Games, Non-fat Soy Peppermint Mocha Latte … With Sprinkles, 12 Days of Christmas, Beyond Musketeers: Utopia Lost, Windfall, Depend on Me.
Jonathan Gradilla (Lighting Designer) is proud to make his lighting debut with this fun and colorful show! He was previously seen on the Brelby stage as Declaire from Wolves of Sherwood and Robert from 12 Days of Christmas. He likes pop music and making people smile. He’s thankful for his family, the theatre, and most importantly coffee. Enjoy the show!
Tim McCandless (Dialect Coach) recently designed lights for Jasper in Deadland, and has returned to lend his dialect coaching talents to this show.