coming back home to MCS and being able to play the role of CB is a dream come true for Kevin. He is an alumni of the NYFA Musical Theatre Conservatory and is an actor and singer based in NY and has called MCS his home for many years. OFF-BROADWAY: A Mermaid’s Tale; SELECT NY THEATRE: The Chalice (w/Tony Nominee Austin Pendleton), Waste, Fraud & Abuse: A New Musical (13th St. Rep), Super Fly Diva: A New Musical (Dir. Vik Sivalingham), Broken Moments: A Bar Musical, Dead End, and Enter Singing: A New Musical. Kevin would like to thank his Mom and Dad, Joe, Crystal, Noel, Gio and Leticia, extended family, Tessa Faye, Matt Corozine, his friends, MCS Family and Teachers, and lastly, to this amazing cast and Director Michael Bradshaw Flynn who he gets to share the stage with in order to bring this important story to life. @kevinchristophermartinez //
KEVIN MARTINEZ -
OFF-BROADWAY: Measure for Measure, The Skin of Our Teeth, Pericles (TFANA); REGIONAL: Macbeth, The Tavern, The Comedy of Errors, Romeo and Juliet (Scranton Shakespeare Festival); OTHER NYC: Halley Feiffer’s It’s Just Weird Now..., Megan Bussiere’s Talk to Me, Andrew Watkins’ The Yellow Wallpaper; Proud SSF Company Member & TFANA Education Artist. Thanks to Kevin, Tessa & MBF for the opportunity to work with such an incredible cast and in a place that she called home for many years, and also to Matt Corozine for creating the artistic community that so many need.
(CB'S SISTER) *
SAM MORALES -
is an actor, singer, and musician who came to New York from Richmond, VA., by way of Boston. A frequent performer in both Theatre and Opera, Andrew’s credits include: Sunday in the Park with George and A Little Night Music with the Huntington Theatre, Return to Spoon River: the Musical at Theater Row, The Feigned Courtesans with MCS’s own The Shrill Collective, and numerous Operas with the Janiec Opera Company, Chautauqua Voice Institute, Boston Conservatory, and MetroWest Opera. Andrew can also be seen on the big screen in Pitch Perfect and on the final season of The Office. Many thanks to Kevin for his vision, my family at MCS, Mr. Corozine himself, Ted, and Mom/Dad/The Gang. @mynameisdawew // andrewoshanick.com
ANDREW O'SHANICK -
REGIONAL THEATRE: freeFall Theatre: David Adjmi’s Marie Antoinette (Axel Fersen); Missouri Tent Theatre: The Three Musketeers (Porthos); Lyric Theatre of Oklahoma: The Rocky Horror Show (Rocky); Arkansas Shakespeare Theatre: Romeo and Juliet (Romeo), A Midsummer Night’s Dream (Lysander) The Tempest (Ferdinand), Big River (Dick/Young Fool); Dallas Children’s Theatre: The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane (The Other), dont u luv me? (C.J.); Theatre Three: Picnic (Hal Carter); Stage West Theatre: Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike (Spike); Oklahoma City Repertory Theatre: Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike (Spike); Shakespeare Dallas: Much Ado About Nothing (Claudio); Reduxion Theatre: Cabaret (Cliff Bradshaw); Oklahoma Shakespeare in the Park: King John (Philip the Bastard); VOICE OVER: Izetta: The Last Witch (Hans Obermayer); FILM: Crossroads of Hunter Wilde (Frank), Blueberry Hall (John); TEACHING: Michael Chekhov Audition Intensive Instructor, Amy Menas Voice Studio: Wichita Kansas; Productions Summer Camp Instructor, Ronald Reagan H.S.: San Antonio, TX; Private Audition Coach, DFW, TX; Michael Chekhov Technique Workshop Instructor, Theatre Three: Dallas, TX; EDUCATION/TRAINING: University of Oklahoma: B.F.A in Acting; National Michael Chekhov Association: Teacher Training; Matthew Corozine Studio: Meisner Technique with Ted Wold. Communion can heal the world. //
HAULSTON MANN -
LEVIN VALAYIL -
hails from Sugar Land, Texas, and is thrilled to be making his MCS Theater debut as Beethoven! Levin recently finished performing Monsoon Wedding at Berkely Repertory Theater as Lottery. Levin’s previous credits include: playing Dharun Ravi in Poster Boy at Williamstown Theater festival and playing Baba Mati Singh in The Fabulous Lipitons in Florida Studio Theater, Virginia Rep, and The New Theatre in Kansas City. Lookout for Levin this summer as he plays Mowgli in The Jungle Book at Asolo Repertory Theater. Levin received his B.M. in Music Therapy/Voice Performance from Berklee College of Music and his MFA in Musical Theater from the Boston Conservatory.
“Life has its sunshine and its rain, Sir … its days and its nights … its peaks and its valleys …” ~ Marcie
BROADWAY: 9 TO 5 (Doralee u/s). OFF-BROADWAY: Trip of Love (Crystal u/s), The City Club (Rose). TOURS: Escape to Margaritaville, The Trans-Siberian Orchestra, 9 TO 5 (Doralee). REGIONAL: Romy and Michele’s High School Reunion (Lisa Luder), The Nutty Professor, We Will Rock You (Oz u/s) Saturday Night Fever (Sophia, Stephanie Mangano u/s). TV: Blue Bloods, NASHVILLE. Special thanks and love to Tessa Faye Talent, MCS, and Rikky at The Hybrid Agency.
AUTUMN GUZZARDI -
a NYC native who has been acting since the age of five when she was scouted out at the Taste of Tribeca. She is thrilled to be a part of Dog Sees God, her second MCS production in a theater that she calls home. Once Genvieve received her BA at Pace University, she then went on to study at Stella Adler Studio. Shortly after, she found her love for the Meisner Technique with Matthew Corozine, who changed her life. She has studied at both the PIT and UCB. FILM/TV: A&E: Killer Verdict, Motive for Murder, The New Family. Shout outs to RC, her family, DAB’s, Matt & Tessa. Love you all dearly and thank you for making me the human being I am today!
GENVIEVE JOHNSON -
BROADWAY: Follies (also - The Kennedy Center and The Ahmanson Productions), 1ST NATIONAL TOURS: Cinderella, The Music Man, REGIONAL: Carousel, The Music Man (Arena Stage), Oklahoma!, Kiss Me Kate (Paper Mill Playhouse), Ragtime, Peter Pan (Pioneer Theatre), Hairspray (Cape Playhouse), Other favorites include: Productions of Chicago, White Christmas, Sante Fe Opera, and COW. Love to Matt and my MCS family for all their support and growth over the years. Thanks and love to Mom for starting me in this crazy career! FIRE IS BAD! //
DANIELLE SUE JORDAN -
(VAN'S SISTER) *
JOE MARX -
is a Brooklyn based actor who has worked on a diverse array of theatrical projects ranging from devised political theatre to Off-Broadway musicals. He is an active student at Matthew Corozine Studios and a proud graduate of Muhlenberg College where he studied Theatre, Economics, and Sociology. In addition to his theatrical pursuits, Joe is an avid world traveler and works as a private piano and voice instructor. //
Chelsea is so excited to be a part of the Dog Sees God family at one of her favorite places in New York, MCS! Favorite credits include Heather Duke (Heathers), Bend in the Road (NYMF), Annabel Glick (Lucky Stiff), Violet (Violet), Camille (Princesses the Musical), and Cat (The Adventures of Pinocchio). Thanks to her family, friends, and pup! //
* Appearing courtesy of Actors' Equity Association | Dog Sees God is an Equity Approved Showcase