2016 - 2017 Black Box Repertory Company

Anthony Adu

Anthony is making his Arvada Center debut. Regional/local credits include: To Kill A Mockingbird (Spotlight Theatre), How the Cookie Crumbled: Musical Reading (Aurora Fox Theatre), Psycho Beach Party (Crossroads Theatre), The Golden Years: Thank You For Being A Friend (Avenue Theatre). Educational credits include: Little Shop of Horrors, Macbeth, Stage Door, I’m Not Stupid, Woyzeck. Currently pursuing a B.A. in Theatre at the University of Denver.

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Valère


Jessica Austgen

Jessica has performed at the Arvada Center in 7 productions, including The Crucible, The Women and The Crimson Thread. Other credits: Much Ado About Nothing, Macbeth and As You Like It (Colorado Shakespeare Festival); I Hate Hamlet, The Last Night of Ballyhoo, Last Train to Nibroc and Comic Potential (Aurora Fox); The Importance of Being Earnest and Miss Julie (Theatreworks); Ten Little Indians (Country Dinner Playhouse); Cult Following (DCPA Off-Center). Jessica has won Westword “Best of Denver Awards” on two occasions for “Best Actress in a Comedy.” Training: Bachelor of Fine Arts; University of Colorado at Boulder.

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Dorine


Sam Gilstrap

Sam is making his Arvada Center debut. He has been notably seen as Chief Bromden in One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest and as Musa in Bengal Tiger at the Baghdad Zoo (Edge Theatre). Other theatre credits include Babbybobby in The Cripple of Inishmann and James Floyd in The Pitman Painters (Miner's Alley Playhouse) and most recently as Harun Al Rashid in Arabian Nights and Manuelito in Black Elk Speaks (Aurora Fox). He can also be seen in Season 5 of Longmire .

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Pozzo


Kate Gleason

Kate previously appeared at the Arvada Center in Harvey and Dividing The Estate . Broadway: The Pillowman ; Noises Off . Off-Broadway: Henry IV (BAM); A Flea in Her Ear (Roundabout); Things You Shouldn’t Say... (Promenade Theatre). Regional/International: These Shining Lives (Baltimore Center Stage); Cyrano (PlaymakersRep); A Streetcar Named Desire (Northern Stage); Annapurna ; Cat On A Hot TinRoof ; Crimes Of The Heart (Vienna’s English Theatre); Henry IV (Hebbel Theatre, Berlin); Annapurna (Boulder Ensemble Theatre Company); It’s Wonderful Life (THEATREWORKS); Death of a Salesman ; Love’s Labour’s Lost ; Last Night of Ballyhoo (Denver Center Theatre Company). Television: Late Night with Conan O’Brien; Guiding Light.

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Elmire
Bus Stop
Grace
The Drowning Girls
Margaret


Sam Gregory

Sam is making his Arvada Center debut. Regional Credits: multiple seasons for the Colorado, California, and Alabama Shakespeare Festivals. He has appeared at the Seattle Rep, Milwaukee Rep, San Jose Rep, Cleveland Playhouse, Cincinnati Playhouse, American Players Theatre, Eureka Theatre Company, George Street Playhouse, Eugene O'Neill Theatre Center: New Playwrights Festival, Chautauqua Theatre Company, TheatreWorks, Two River Theatre Company and Northern Stage Company. New York Theatre: The Actors Company Theatre and the Directors Company. Locally: Over 45 productions at the DCPA Theatre Company. Also Curious Theatre Company, Boulder Ensemble Theatre Company and Paragon Theatre Company. TV/Film: NY Undercover; One Life To Live; As The World Turns.

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Orgon
Bus Stop
Dr. Lyman
Waiting For Godot
Vladimir


Geoffrey Kent

Geoffrey Kent last appeared at the Arvada Center in The Lion in Winter (Richard Lionheart) and Twelfth Night (Orsino). A 14-year veteran of the Colorado Shakespeare Festival, Geoffrey has played Iago (True West Award), Benedick, Hotspur (Best Actor Shakespeare Westword), Achilles, Iachimo, MacDuff and other one named characters. Additional acting includes As You Like It, Hamlet, Romeo & Juliet, Eventide, Superior Donuts (DCPA) Lieutenant of Inishmore (Curious Theatre) Cymbeline , Henry V (Orlando Shakespeare Theater) and The Complete Works of William Shakespeare Abridged (Utah Shakespeare Festival). Geoffrey teaches for the University of Denver and the University of Colorado

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Will
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Director


Timothy McCracken

Timothy was last seen at the Arvada Center as Malvolio in Twelfth Night. NY Off Broadway Credits include The Dining Room (Drama Desk Award), Troilus and Cressida (New York Shakespeare Festival), The Sea and The Triangle Factory Fire (TACT), John Merrick in The Elephant Man (Synapse Theatre), and many more. Regional theatre work includes the Repertory Theatre of St. Louis, TheatreWorks Hartford, Capital Repertory, GeVa Theatre, Alabama Shakespeare Festival and many more. Locally he has worked with the DCPA Theatre Company, Colorado Shakespeare Festival, Curious Theatre, BETC, and Local Theatre Company. Film/TV credits include “Fishing Naked”, “Small Beautifully Moving Parts”, “Tia and Marco”, “Law and Order”, “Delocated” and numerous national commercials. Timothy received his BA in Theatre fromWhitman College and an M.F.A from the National Theatre Conservatory.

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Estragon


Jenna Moll Reyes

Jenna was last seen at Arvada as Elizabeth Cursa/Connie - Saturday Night Fever and in Miss Saigon . Other Credits: Jessica – Hand To God , Orangutan - Water by the Spoonful (Curious Theatre Company), Grandma – Sweet and Lucky (Denver Center of Performing Arts), Serena - Legally Blonde the Musical , Dee Lee - Smokey Joe’s Café (Town Hall Arts Center), Amanda/Lily - 4000 Miles (Miners Alley Playhouse, *Westword’s “Best of Denver” for Best Performance by a Supporting Actress in a Comedy), Tilly Evans - She Kills Monsters , (Aurora Fox Theatre), Mimi Marquez - Rent (Ignite Theatre) and Nina Rosario - In The Heights (Vintage Theatre).

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Elma


Michael Morgan

Michael was most recently seen at the Arvada Center as Sigmund in The Archbishop’s Ceiling . Other credits include: Shag in Equivocation (Colorado Shakespeare Festival); Edward in 10 Myths on the Proper Application of Beauty Products (Buntport Theatre); James in Time Stands Still and Joey in The Lieutenant of Inishmore (Curious Theatre); Tom in This and Bryan in The Few (Boulder Ensemble Theatre Company); and Midas in Metamorphoses and Remnar in Escanaba in da Moonlight (Aurora Fox). Michael was the recipient of the Denver Post's 2011 Ovation Award for Best Supporting Actor as Quango Twistleton in Curious' Homebody/Kabul .

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Tartuffe/Loyal
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Virgil


Leslie O'Carroll

Leslie was last seen at the Arvada Center in the title role in Mrs. Mannerly . Other credits: Blithe Spirit, The Crucible, Moonlight and Magnolias, The Women (The Arvada Center); A Christmas Carol, Benediction, When We Are Married, Reckless, Eventide, Plainsong, The Diary of Anne Frank, All My Sons (Denver Center Theatre Company); The Odd Couple (Senior Housing Options); Good People (Curious Theatre); Noises Off , T welfth Night, Romeo and Juliet (Colorado Shakespeare Festival); Grapes of Wrath , Our Town (Theatreworks). TV/ Film: "Breaking Bad", "Longmire", "Footloose". Awards/Training: Best of Westword, Denver Post Ovation Award; Master of Fine Arts (National Theatre Conservatory).

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Madame Pernelle


Josh Robinson

Josh previously appeared at the Arvada Center in End of the Rainbow,The Mousetrap, Twelfth Night, The Lion in Winter, The Second Tosca, The House of Blue Leaves, and The Man Who Came to Dinner . Locally, he has performed with the Denver Center Theatre Company, Colorado Shakespeare Festival, Theatreworks, and the Curious Theatre Company, of which he is a member. Josh is a recipient of the Denver Post Award for Best Year by an Actor and a graduate of Oberlin College and the Yale School of Drama.

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Cleante
Bus Stop
Carl
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Lucky


Jessica Robblee

Jessica is a co-writer, co-director, and performer for Buntport Theater for All Ages. She has performed in Dust (Wonderbound - Curious Theatre), All the Way, Lord of the Butterflies, Drag Machine (DCPA); After the Revolution, Homebody Kabul, Rabbit Hole (Curious Theatre); This (Boulder Ensemble Theatre); Gidion's Knot (Sis Tryst Productions); 5 Lesbians Eating a Quiche (Square Product Theatre); Duck Duck Dupe, Trunks: a live comic book, Yesterado, Unbeweaveable, Eating Words (Buntport Theater for All Ages), and The Odyssey: A Walking Tour (Buntport Theater).

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Bessie


Sean Scrutchins

Sean was last seen at the Arvada Center as Templeton in Charlotte's Web . Other credits: The Comedy of Errors, Troilus and Cressida, Cymbeline, Henry V, and A Midsummer Night's Dream (Colorado Shakespeare Festival); The Whipping Man , and 9 Circles (Curious Theatre); Seminar (Boulder Ensemble Theatre Company); You Can't Take It With You (TheatreWorks); Art Dog (Denver Children's Theatre); Bug (Devil's Thumb Theatre Company). Awards: 2012 Colorado Theatre Guild's Henry Award for Best Actor, and 2014 Henry Award for Best Ensemble. Training: Master of Fine Arts; University of Southern Mississippi.

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Damis
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Bo
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Boy


Emily Van Fleet

Emily previously appeared at the Arvada Center in Death Takes A Holiday, A Man of No Importance, Big River, Do I Hear A Waltz, The Second Tosca . New York: Warsaw (NY Musical Theater Festival). Regional favorites: Private Lives, Dirty Rotten Scoundrels, Guys & Dolls, August: Osage County, The Liar, Drowsy Chaperone, Annie Get Your Gun (Creede Repertory Theatre); Much Ado About Nothing, As You Like It (Lake Tahoe Shakespeare Festival). Locally, Emily has performed with BDT Stage, Colorado Shakespeare Festival, and Little Theatre of the Rockies. Film: Clear Blue Tuesday . TV: Legally Blonde: The Search for Elle Woods . Member of Actor’s Equity.

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Mariane
Bus Stop
Cherie
The Drowning Girls
Alice


Steve Wilson

Steve was last seen at the Arvada Center in 1991 in West Side Story as Lt. Shrank. Other credits: Hans Christian Anderson , Girl Crazy , Robinson Crusoe (Arvada Center); Pippin , Picnic (Creede Repertory Theatre); Midsummer , Hamlet , Romeo & Juliet (CSF); Comedy of Errors , Midsummer (Utah Shakespeare); The Birthday Party (Aspen Theatre Company); Gross Indecency (The Theatre Group); Hamlet (Denver Civic Theatre); Much Ado , Taming of the Shrew , Julius Caesar , Nicholas Nickleby , Oliver! (Compass Theatre Company). Awards: Best Supporting Actor (Denver Post Ovation); Best Direction/Musical (4x Henry Award). Training: Master of Fine Arts; National Theatre Conservatory.

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Madame Pernelle