PHOTO EXCLUSIVE: "I Love a Piano!" A Day at the Engeman Theater With White Christmas Star Darien Crago
19 Dec 2013
Triple-threat musical theatre performer Darien Crago stars as Judy Haynes in the holiday classic Irving Berlin's White Christmas at the Engeman Theater. She shares a recent day of travel, rehearsal and onstage magic with the cast and crew at the famed Long Island venue.
"Hello Playbill Community," says Crago. "Darien Crago here! *salute!* I'm playing Judy Haynes in the John W. Engeman Theater's production of White Christmas this holiday season. Join me as I take you on a behind-the-scenes tour of a day at the Engeman Theater. And don't forget to come see our show, running until Jan. 5. Happy Holidays!"
Drew Humphrey and I love pianos. L-O-V-E them. In fact..we may do an entire tap number dedicated to them. We'll see.
Photo by Darien Crago
Mark Adam Rampmeyer directs a cast led by Benjamin Eakeley as Bob Wallace, Kennedy Caughell as Betty Haynes, Drew Humphrey as Phil Davis and Darien Crago as Judy Haynes. Kathryn Kendall plays Martha Watson, with Drew Taylor as General Waverly.
Rounding out the company are Nikki Della Penta, Katie Dolce, Tim Fuchs, Eric Greengold, Brad Grimmer, Jeremy Hudson, Claire Levasseur, Courtney Moran, Daniel Plimpton, Lanae Rhodes, Molly Rushing, Derek John Tatum, Jennifer Collester Tully and Stephen Valenti.
Performances continue through Jan. 5, 2014. For a complete show schedule and more information contact the theater directly at 631-261-2900, visit the box office at 250 Main Street, Northport or visit www.EngemanTheater.com.