New York Gilbert & Sullivan Players will launch its 48th season with The Gondoliers, playing four performances at New York’s Kaye Playhouse at Hunter College October 28-30.
The cast will feature Sarah Caldwell Smith, Amy Maude Helfer, Cameron Smith, and Matthew Wages as the Venetian gondolier couples; David Macaluso, Angela Christine Smith, and Michelle Seipel as the Duke, Duchess, and daughter of the Spanish Plaza-Toro family; John Charles McLaughlin as drummer boy Luiz; David Auxier as the Grand Inquisitor Don Alhambra del Bolero; and Victoria Devany as the mysterious nursemaid Inez.
Other Venetians are played by Brooke Collins, Kendrick Pifer, Laura Sudduth, Chris-Ian Sanchez, Lance Olds, Logan Pitts, and Michael Connolly, while ensemble is rounded out by Caitlin Borek, Hannah Eakin, Katie Hall, Maurio Hines, Hannah Holmes, Sarah Hutchison, Claire Leyden, Patrick Lord-Remmert, James Mills, Ben Neumayer, Joshua Scott, and Nathan Seldin.
Founder and Artistic Director Albert Bergeret, recent recipient of a Legend of Off-Broadway Award, directs and conducts the orchestra with choreography by David Auxier.
Performances are scheduled for October 28 at 7:30 PM, October 29 at 2 PM and 7:30 PM, and October 30 at 3 PM.