Luna & Solis


 

 

 

Sarah Bary

Sarah Bary

Sienna/Set Designer

Sarah last appeared on the Brelby stage as Shelly in Evil Dead: the Musical, and will next be seen as Louise in Marie’s Reverie, which she will also be choreographing.  She would like to thank John, her family, and her friends for their love and support.

James Beneze

James Beneze

Stage Manager

James’s work has been seen on and off the Brelby stage.  His acting credits include Return to Rosie’s Pub (Server #2) and Alice’s Canvas (White Rabbit).  James was also the Assistant Director of last summer’s Jasper in Deadland and the stage manager for Wolves of Sherwood.  He would like to thank his friends and family for supporting his passion for theatre, and Jen and Kevin for being supportive and awesome friends.

Clayton Caufman

Clayton Caufman

Dez/Lighting Designer

Clayton is thrilled to be bringing this show to life. Clayton is a director of Results May Vary and bassist for Bangarang Orangutan. Previous credits include Evil Dead: The Musical (Jake), Alice’s Canvas (Caterpillar), Wolves of Sherwood (Music Composition – ariZoni Award nominee).

Ben Cleaveland

Ben Cleaveland

Musician/Composer

Ben is an ariZoni award nominee for his music compositions for Brelby’s Wolves of Sherwood.  He recently appeared on the Brelby stage as Scott in Evil Dead: the Musical.  This show will include more magic and less blood.  Enjoy!

Kevin Fenderson

Kevin Fenderson

Dolo/Hair & Makeup Designer

Kevin is excited to be back on the Brelby stage. He recently completed recording his first EP (to be released soon!), and enjoys performing with his band Owning November. Thanks for coming to #SupportLocalTheatre!

Jen Gantwerker

Jen Gantwerker

Luna/Prop Designer

Jen has had an amazing time working with this incredible group of artists, bringing such a magical, exciting, impactful show to life.  Thanks to her family and friends, and to you for spending a few hours journeying through this world with us.

Jon Gradilla

Jon Gradilla

Aaron/Costume Designer

Jonathan is honored to be working with his talented friends once again! Brelby credits include Wolves of Sherwood (DeClaire), Alice’s Canvas (Lighting Design), and coming up Marie’s Reverie (Lighting Design). He hopes you enjoy this storytelling journey and keep the light glowing!

Shelby Huston

Shelby Huston

Amara/Prop Designer

Shelby loves performing onstage with some of her best friends. Recent Brelby credits include Evil Dead (Hair & Makeup), Alice’s Canvas (Cheshire Cat), and Jasper in Deadland (Wigs & Makeup). Special shoutout to Cody, Helen, and Ian for keeping her steady. Enjoy the show!

Brian Maticic

Brian Maticic

Playwright/Director/Composer/Sound Designer

Brian 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, 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. Brian is the recipient of a 2019 ariZoni award for his fight choreography for TheatreWorks’ YouthWorks production of Disney’s Beauty and the Beast.

Shelby Maticic

Shelby Maticic

Solis/Costume Designer

Shelby is a Zoni-winning playwright (Return to Rosie’s Pub) 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.

Tyler Miller

Tyler Miller

Lighting Designer

Tyler has illuminated the Brelby stage many times before, and had a great time doing it again for this show.  His lighting design credits include Evil Dead: the Musical and Return to Rosie’s Pub.  Tyler has also performed in Brelby productions including Alice’s Canvas (Tweedledum) and Wolves of Sherwood (Jean-Luc).  He would like to thank the other members of the Trifecta as well as the rest of the Brelby ensemble, and would like to remind you that you’ll never shine if you don’t glow.

Helen Morris

Helen Morris

Musician/Composer/Sound Designer

Working alongside these artists has been pure magic! Helen’s recent Brelby credits include Evil Dead (Music Direction), Alice’s Canvas (Alice), and Jasper in Deadland (Music Direction). Special thanks to Ben for being the best teammate, to Brian for trusting us to tell his story, and to the audience for keeping theatre alive. Thank you!

Anabel Olguin

Anabel Olguin

Pithy/Sound Designer

Anabel is thrilled to be able to help bring such a wonderful story to life. Recent Brelby credits include Evil Dead (Sound Design), Alice’s Canvas (Red Knight) and Wolves of Sherwood (Malbete). She hopes everyone enjoys the show.

John Perovich

John Perovich

Dramaturg/Sound Designer

In addition to his work as a dramaturg, John is also a playwright whose work has been seen many times on the Brelby stage, most recently in last season’s production of spy love you.  He also directed Wolves of Sherwood earlier this season.  John would like to thank his family, friends, and his cat, Panda, whose personality and furriness and are a true inspiration.

Ian Rey Sausedo

Ian Rey Sausedo

Prop Designer

Ian has been happy to whip up some magic for you! Recent Brelby credits include Evil Dead (Makeup), Alice’s Canvas (Mad Hatter), and As You Like It (Touchstone). As one of the newest members of the Brelby Company, they would like to thank the company for being an amazing and supportive family to grow with.

Rebecca Ulbrich

Rebecca Ulbrich

Samantha/Hair & Makeup Designer

Rebecca is thrilled to be gracing the stage in this magical tale. Recent credits include Evil Dead (Stage Manager), Alice’s Canvas (Red Queen) and Jasper in Deadland (Props Designer). Rebecca would like to send all her love the the Brelby Company Members for being such an amazing, positive and supportive family. Enjoy the show!