• Company Corner,  Featured

    Company Corner: Meet Jonathan

      Brelby’s company members comprise our core ensemble. They take on administrative tasks to help keep our theatre running smoothly, but they are so much more than just volunteers. Our company members set the bar as leaders, artists, and humans as to what Brelby’s executive team expects from our collaborative artists. They are dedicated, driven, reliable, creative, and compassionate. Today’s Company Corner features an interview between Brelby’s Artistic Director Shelby Maticic, and one of our most recent additions to the company, Jonathan Gradilla.  Jonathan has been seen on the Brelby stage in Quest for Claus: the Musical, unexpected, Peter and the Starcatcher and Heathers the Musical. He was also a part of the stage management team…

  • Company Corner

    Company Corner: Meet James

      Brelby’s company members comprise our core ensemble. They take on administrative tasks to help keep our theatre running smoothly, but they are so much more than just volunteers. Our company members set the bar as leaders, artists, and humans as to what Brelby’s executive team expects from our collaborative artists. They are dedicated, driven, reliable, creative, and compassionate. Today’s Company Corner features an interview between Brelby’s Artistic Director Shelby Maticic, and one of our most recent additions to the company, James Beneze. James has been seen on the Brelby stage in Quest for Claus: the Musical, The Pledge, and The 4th Annual Miscast Concert. Some of his behind the scenes credits include Heathers the…

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    Congratulations to the cast of Spin!

      Spin By Shelby Elise Maticic Directed by Brian Maticic March 23-24, 30-31, April 6-7, 13-14 @ 7:30pm March 25, April 8 @ 2pm Spin tells the story of the Derby Dames, a hot shot team in the fast paced world of roller derby. When their star jammer is laid up with a 9 month injury, the Dames reluctantly agree to bring on the team captain’s sister Dahlia. Dahlia, a high school physics teacher, is drawn to the science of the sport…but will she be able to handle the cutthroat competition? Cast: Dahlia- April Rideout Iris- Melody Chrispen Joey- Jon Gradilla Scarlett- Shelby Huston Gwen- Elle Broeder Bella- Sarah Bary…

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    Congratulations to the cast of Heathers the Musical

        Book, Music and Lyrics by Laurence O’Keefe & Kevin Murphy Directed by Shelby Maticic Music Direction by CJ O’Hara Feb 9-10, 16-17, 23-24, March 2-3 @ 7:30pm, Feb 11, 18, 25 @ 2pm Based on the classic 1989 film, Westerberg High is ruled by a shoulder-padded, scrunchie-wearing junta: Heather, Heather, and Heather, the hottest and cruelest girls in all of Ohio. But misfit Veronica Sawyer rejects their evil regime for a new boyfriend, the dark and sexy stranger J.D., who plans to put the Heathers in their place – six feet under. Veronica: Maddie Cichon JD: Nathan Sheppard Heather Chandler: Amelia Huot Heather McNamara: Amanda Glenn Heather Duke:…

  • My Brelby Moment

    My Brelby Moment: Shelby Maticic

    It’s that time of year again!! That time when we give the blog over to our immensely talented artists and let them share their thoughts about art, life and more. The November Blogathon has become a Brelby tradition here at the Brelby Buzz, and this year we’re wrapping up Season Nine with our favorite Brelby Moments. For the next 30 days, our artists will discuss their favorite Brelby Moments from Season Nine and how that has impacted them and the way they approach their art. Artistic Director, Shelby Maticic, recaps her favorite moments throughout the season. My Brelby Moment By Shelby Maticic I can’t choose one moment from this season…and I…

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    My Brelby Moment: Brian Maticic

    It’s that time of year again!! That time when we give the blog over to our immensely talented artists and let them share their thoughts about art, life and more. The November Blogathon has become a Brelby tradition here at the Brelby Buzz, and this year we’re wrapping up Season Nine with our favorite Brelby Moments. For the next 30 days, our artists will discuss their favorite Brelby Moments from Season Nine and how that has impacted them and the way they approach their art. Executive Director, Brian Maticic, discusses his moments…and how his perspective has changed with the arrival of his daughter.  My Brelby Moment By Brian Maticic Season 9…

  • My Brelby Moment,  Women of Brelby

    My Brelby Moment: Megan O’Connor

    It’s that time of year again!! That time when we give the blog over to our immensely talented artists and let them share their thoughts about art, life and more. The November Blogathon has become a Brelby tradition here at the Brelby Buzz, and this year we’re wrapping up Season Nine with our favorite Brelby Moments. For the next 30 days, our artists will discuss their favorite Brelby Moments from Season Nine and how that has impacted them and the Company Member, Megan O’Connor, who you’ve seen this season in The 4th Annual Miscast Concert, talks about the little moments that make up the big defining moment of Season Nine…