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STAGE TUBE: Gene's Time: Gene Joins The Cast of 101 DALMATIANS


Gene ventures out on the road with the Nat'l Tour of "101 Dalmatians" and encounters two of showbiz most infamous co-stars, children and animals. With special guests Jimmy Ludwig, the 101 kids and the amazing trained dalmatians courtesy of Joel Slaven Professional Animals.

"Gene's Time" is a web-series that has been started at RAGTIME. The show has expanded Gene's reach and now has him "joining" the casts of multiple Broadway and Off-Broadway shows this year.

"Gene's Time" is a web series coming from the minds of Benjamin Schrader and Aaron Galligan-Stierle. "Gene's Time" follows the misadventures of Broadway's newest understudy Gene as he begins his daunting task of covering EVERY role in EVERY show. A graduate from the school of hard knocks, Gene's resume includes such accomplishments as successfully micro-waving a frozen burrito, rollerskating on an ice skating rink and mastering fluency in a dozen made up languages. A true song and dance man minus the singing and dancing, Gene has a passion for all things showbiz sending him on a quest to be employed in every show on Broadway at the same time.

Benjamin Schrader is an actor, singer and puppeteer. His previous credits include Broadway's RAGTIME, AVENUE Q, Tom Sawyer in the Broadway revival tour of BIG RIVER, Gabe in NEXT TO NORMAL at NYMF and Off Broadway's DOG SEES GOD.

Aaron Galligan-Stierle is an actor, director, audition coach and creative consultant. Broadway: "Ragtime" (Henry Ford); "Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch Stole Christmas" (Papa Who). "Cinderella" staring Lea Salonga; Utah Shakespearean Festival. Aaron has taught workshops and acting classes across the country and has directed more than 20 new plays. Aaron also co-owns the film Production Company "Lonely Planet Productions."


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