Introducing The Cast of BEST OF BROADWAY Volume III at Center Stage Opera
Get to know the cast of Center Stage Opera's Best of Broadway Vol. III, taking place on May 20th, 7:30 and May 21st, 3:00!Nick Cavarra Nick spent 12 years in New York, starring in 3 Broadway Musicals including: Grease!, The Scarlet Pimpernel and King David, and produced 2 award winning off-Broadway shows: Richard Cory written by A.R. Gurney and Ed Dixon (winner of Best Musical 2005 New York Music Festival) and Fanny Hill at the York Theatre (2 Drama Desk Nominations). He was on the national tours of West Side Story and Grease! and has performed in numerous regional and local productions.
Stephanie Fredricks Stephanie Fredricks was literally born to the stage. Her first professional acting job was in an Off-Broadway play at age 9, and at age 15, she landed a recurring role on ABC's "All My Children". Most recently, Stephanie starred in the Los Angeles premiere of SONDHEIM ON SONDHEIM at the International City Theatre, wrapping up a very busy year. She won both an Eddon Award and Robby Award for Best Ensemble Performance for her performance in the 20th Anniversary production of INSIDE OUT in Burbank. In LA, her work in THE APPLE TREE, earned Stephanie recognition as one of the Best Lead Performers of the Year in Southern California by BroadwayWorld.com, along with Bill Pullman, Estelle Parsons, Julia Stiles, and Megan Mullally. On Broadway, she performed in WONDERFUL TOWN with both Donna Murphy and Brooke Shields, and her Off-Broadway touring, film and television credits are simply too numerous to list here! Stephanie's original sitcom pilot TRUTH IN ADVERTISING won the Silver Prize in the Page International Screenwriting Awards, and was the runner-up in the Acclaim Film & Television Competition.
Kate Bass has performed extensively in both opera and musical theater productions, including appearances at New York's Lincoln Center, Carnegie Hall and Off-Broadway. She has appeared as a soloist with the New York Philharmonic, and in the Emmy-nominated production of "Carousel", televised on PBS's Live from Lincoln Center. Kate debuted as a composer and singer-songwriter with her album "Maya" in August 2012. Her second album "More" debuted in February of 2016, and "Songs Of The Open Road" will be released later this month.
Dylan F. Thomas Dylan F. Thomas has performed internationally in opera, musical theater, and jazz. Among the musical theater roles he has played are the Beast in Beauty and the Beast, Clayton in Tarzan, multiple featured characters in Memphis, the Musical, at the Thousand Oaks Performing Arts Center with Cabrillo Musical Theatre, and the Constable in Fiddler on the Roof and King Francis in Rex with Utah Festival Opera. In 2006, Thomas starred in three different variety shows at Universal Studios in Osaka, Japan. He performed in the street theater production of The Five Topping Opera, and was a tenor soloist in the holiday spectacular, A White Christmas Carol, seen by upwards of 40,000 people at each performance. Dylan is Co-Founder and Co-Artistic Director of Center Stage Opera. As principal stage director, he has directed more than 20 fully staged productions over the past 12 years.
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