Meet the Cast of A Gentleman's Guide to Love & Murder
Posted on 03/29/2018
JAMES TAYLOR ODOM (The D’Ysquith Family)
is thrilled to make his National Tour debut. Regional: Murder For Two (Suspects), My Fair Lady (Henry Higgins), The 39 Steps (Richard Hannay), Baskerville (Sherlock Holmes), and Mary Poppins (George Banks). Other favorites include The Importance of Being Earnest, One Man 2 Guvnors, God of Carnage, and The West End Horror. Recent Theatres include TheatreSquared, Shadowland Stages, Cortland Repertory, and Prather Entertainment Group. Training: B.A., Gainesville Theatre Alliance. M.F.A., University of Arkansas. jamestaylorodom.com
BLAKE PRICE (Monty Navarro)
is ecstatic to be making his National Tour debut in A Gentleman’s Guide to Love & Murder. NYC credits: Engeman Theatre, Jekyll & Hyde (Poole/Ens). Regional credits: Utah Shakespeare Festival, Guys & Dolls (Harry the Horse), Texas Shakespeare Festival, Carousel (Billy Bigelow), Merchant of Venice (Gratiano). Film/TV credits: TipToe Pictures, Land of the Outlaws (Bobby Ames). Training: B.F.A. Music Theatre Performance, Western Michigan University. Go Broncos! "I’d like to thank Peggy Hickey, Jason Styres, and Mikey Nagy of The Krasny Office. I’d like to thank my beautifully strange mother, father, and brother back in Kentwood, Michigan for providing me with clothes on my back, (lots of) food in my stomach, and enough sarcasm to make me question my choices for decades to come. Sorry for accidentally letting my friend see the code to open our garage in 6th grade. My bad."
COLLEEN MCLAUGHLIN (Sibella Hallward)
is over the moon to be a part of such an incredible show! And being draped in her favorite color is just the cherry on top! She is a graduate from The American Musical and Dramatic Academy with a B.F.A. in Musical Theatre. All the love and thanks in the world to family and friends. A special thanks to the glorious Candace Goetz. As always this is for the awe-inspiring Jim and Katherine McLaughlin. Enjoy the madness!
ERIN MCINTYRE (Phoebe D’Ysquith)
is a lyric coloratura soprano who has performed extensively on stage throughout Australia and the UK. She is thrilled to be able to make her U.S. debut performing in her dream role of Pheobe D’Ysquith. Some of her other favorite roles have included: Wicked (Glinda), Into The Woods (Rapunzel), Carousel (Julie), Love Never Dies/Phantom of the Opera (Christine Daaé), Orpheus In The Underworld (Eurydice), and Oklahoma! (Laurey). McIntyre sends love to her coach and mentor, the late Jon Weaving, her wonderful family, friends, and brilliant husband Liam. erinmcintyre.net
TIMOTHY AARON COOPER (Magistrate)
is very excited and grateful to be joining the Gentleman’s Guide Family. NYC Credits: The Light Rail (Jamie), Vox Lumiere’s Phantom (Faust). Regional: Jesus Christ Superstar (Simon Zealotes), Les Misérables (Marius), Ragtime (Houdini). Cooper has also worked as a main stage performer for Disney Cruise Line. B.F.A. Brigham Young University. Much love and thanks to his wife Sarah, daughter Ollie, Jason Styres, and Dave Secor at Daniel Hoff Agency Inc. timothyaaroncooper.com
ASHTON MICHAEL COREY (Tom Copley)
is honored to be part of the Gentleman’s Guide family! He is a recent graduate of Marymount Manhattan College with a B.A.in Musical Theatre Performance. Ashton has been seen in concerts all over Europe and North America and frequents Town Hall and 54 Below in New York City. Recent credits include the AEA showcase of Closer Than You Think (Billy) and Hef (Chairman) as well as the NYMF reading of ECO (Hunter). Regional credits include Spring Awakening (Melchior) and West Side Story (Action). "Special thanks to my friends and family for their never ending love and support and to Jason Styres, Craig Holzberg, and Bernadette McBrinn for such an exciting opportunity. I don’t know what I’d do without you!” Avalon Artists Group. ashtonmichaelcorey.com
MIA FITZGIBBON (Swing)
is beyond thrilled to be on the road with GGLAM! National Tour: Annie (Ensemble, u/s Grace). Regional: Of Mice and Men (Curley’s Wife), August: Osage County (Jean Fordham). Proud graduate of Indiana University B.F.A. Musical Theatre. "Much gratitude to Jason Styres. Much love to Mom and Dad." miafitzgibbon.com
COLLEEN GALLAGHER (Lady Eugenia, Tour Guide)
is thrilled to be touring with GGLAM! A graduate of Manhattanville College, credits include Ragtime (Ensemble), The Music Man (Marian), Brigadoon (Fiona), Kiss Me Kate (Lilli), and The Secret Garden (Martha). "Thank you to NETworks and Jason Styres for this amazing opportunity and to family, friends, and Mike for the continuous love and support."
BRIANA GANTSWEG (Miss Barley)
National Tour: A Christmas Story: The Musical (standby for Mother). Regional: All Shook Up (Miss Sandra – New London Barn Playhouse), Emma (Emma - The Gallery Players & LATC), A Little Night Music (Anne Egerman - Pacific Alliance Stage). Voice-Over: Crimson Peak (Universal Pictures), Soul Sacrifice (Sony Japan), numerous audiobooks (Audible). Special Recognition: Carolyn Weber Award (2016 Lotte Lenya Competition). Rays of gratitude to Jason Styres, CSA. For Gpa Boat and Gma CA. BrianaGantsweg.com
TYLER LENHART (Swing)
National/International Tour: Annie (Swing/Rooster US). Regional: PCPA—Newsies (Jack Kelly), Goodspeed, SpeakEasy Stage Company. B.F.A., Boston Conservatory. "Huge thanks to the entire GGLAM team, Jason Styres, Dave & Jeremy at Daniel Hoff, my family, and Klinttin."
RILEY MCFARLAND (Swing)
is a California native and a recent graduate from The University of Michigan. Off-Broadway: The Sorceress (Zorekh/Chorus). Regional: The Mystery of Edwin Drood (John Jasper), Into the Woods (Baker), Next to Normal (Dr. Madden/Dr. Fine), The Crucible (John Proctor). rileymcf.com.
KRISTEN KANE (Miss Shingle)
is over the moon to be making her touring debut! Regional: NY Regional Premiere of Heathers: The Musical (Martha Dunnstock), Hairspray (Tracy Turnblad), Oklahoma! (Ensemble). New York: BroadwayCon. Huge thank you to Gregg Baker Management, and The Matt Farnsworth Vocal Studios! Thank you to Jason Styres, CSA, and everyone involved with GGLAM! Kane would like to dedicate this performance to her family and Aunt Lee.kristenkane.com
CONOR MCGIFFIN (Ensemble)
is ecstatic to be a part of this ludicrous masterpiece! His most recent productions include Annie (Mr. Bundles), Man of La Mancha (Maria/Ensemble), Bullets Over Broadway (Flender/Tulio), and Chess (Anatoly). Proud University of Michigan graduate. "To Mom, Dad, Bridget, and Lexie-I love you all!" www.conormcgiffin.com
RYNE NARDECCHIA (Swing)
is thrilled to be going out on his first national tour! Nardecchia is a recent Texas State graduate, where he received a B.F.A. in Musical Theatre. Much thanks to the production team and cast for all they’ve taught him, and to his family for their omnipresent love. rynenardecchia.com
ROSIE WEBBER (Swing)
is overjoyed to be making her national tour debut! An Alabama native, Webber graduated from Rider University with a B.F.A. in Musical Theatre in 2016. "Thanks to the fam, friends, and mentors for your endless love and support."