THE WILL ROGERS FOLLIES Cast

Andy Geffken

Will Rogers

  • Forest, VA
  • Professional Credits: Peter and the Starcatcher, The Secret Garden (Alluvion Stage Company); The 39 Steps, Private Lives, Redeeming Love (Americana Theatre Company)
  • MFA in Acting, Regent University

Kelli Overmyer

Betty Blake

  • Virginia Beach, VA
  • Professional Credits: Oklahoma!, Les Miserables, Tarzan, Big Fish, Hello, Dolly! (Alluvion Stage Company)
  • BA in Theatre Arts: Performance, Liberty University

Neal Brasher

Clem Rogers

  • Shelby, AL
  • Professional Credits: Peter and the Starcatcher (Alluvion Stage Company); Macbeth (Oklahoma Shakespearean Festival); A Midsummer Night's Dream (American Shakespeare Center)
  •  MFA in Theatre, University of Alabama

Hannah Mehl

Ziegfeld's Favorite

  • Student Intern
  • Hampton, NJ
  • Professional Credits: Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, Newsies, Hello, Dolly! (Alluvion Stage Company); A Chorus Line, Junie B. Jones: The Musical, Lights, Camera, Dance! (Greater Ocean City Theatre Company); Center Stage Live! (Dorney Park & Wildwater Kingdom)
  • BA in Theatre Arts: Performance, Liberty University, Currently Enrolled

Ashley Banker

Ziegfeld's Follies Girl

  • Student Intern
  • Jupiter, FL
  • Professional Debut
  • BFA in Acting, Liberty University, Currently Enrolled
  • Thank you to my wonderful family for their endless love and support!

Kelsey Dial

Ziegfeld's Follies Girl

  • Student Intern
  • Raleigh, NC
  • Professional Debut
  • BFA in Musical Theatre, Liberty University, Currently Enrolled
  • Thank you to my incredible family, Mrs. Fabio, the Green family, and my wonderful Savior!

Adell Ehrhorn

Ziegfeld's Follies Girl

  • Student Intern
  • Lynchburg, VA
  • Professional Credits: Once Upon... (RWS Entertainment Group); The Hunchback of Notre Dame, Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, Newsies, Big Fish (Alluvion Stage Company)
  • BA in Theatre Arts: Performance, Liberty University, Currently Enrolled
  • I want to thank my family, my friends, and my Savior, Jesus Christ, for making me the woman that I am today.

Grace Ehrhorn

Ziegfeld's Follies Girl

  • Student Intern
  • Lynchburg, VA
  • Professional Credits: Les Miserables, Tarzan, The Little Mermaid, Mary Poppins (Alluvion Stage Company)
  • BFA in Acting, Liberty University, Currently Enrolled
  • Philippians 2:3 - “Do nothing out of selfish ambition or vain conceit. Rather, in humility value others above yourselves.”

Christie Osterhus

Ziegfeld's Follies Girl/Dance Captain

  • Atlanta, GA
  • Professional Credits: The Little Mermaid (Alluvion Stage Company), Kotodama (Act for a Change).
  • Film and Television Credits: By the Grace of Bob (Belltower Pictures), Murder Comes to Town (Investigation Discovery), Smiles from Heaven (Buffalo and Mustang Studios), This Valley of Dying Stars (The Pandora Collections)
  • BA in Theatre Arts: Performance, Liberty University
  • I’m grateful for the beauty of theater, its past and its future, and it’s my joy to work alongside this cast and crew to be a part of its present.

Teagan Delaney

Cora/Ziegfeld's Chorus Girl

  • Student Intern
  • Lynchburg, VA
  • Professional Credits: Tarzan, The Little Mermaid, Sister Act, The Hunchback of Notre Dame, Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, Newsies, Big Fish, Hello, Dolly! (Alluvion Stage Company)
  • BA in Theatre Arts: Performance, Liberty University, Currently Enrolled

Ashleigh Martin

Anna/Ziegfeld's Chorus Girl

  • Student Intern
  • Lynchburg, VA
  • Professional Debut
  • BFA in Musical Theatre, Liberty University, Currently Enrolled
  • I would like to thank Bella for always being there for me when I need her most!

Sara Huneycutt

Waite/Ziegfeld's Chorus Girl

  • Student Intern
  • High Point, NC
  • Professional Debut
  • BA in Theatre Arts: Performance, Liberty University, Currently Enrolled
  • “Only one life, twill soon be past. Only what’s done for Christ will last.”

Megan Grant

Theda/Ziegfeld's Chorus Girl

  • Student Intern
  • Reading, PA
  • Professional Credits: Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat (Alluvion Stage Company)
  • BS in Interdisciplinary Studies, Liberty University, Currently Enrolled
  • A big “I love you” to my Jesus and my family, because they collectively have been the biggest supporters of my love of storytelling since the day it began.

Sydney Borchers

Virginia/Ziegfeld's Chorus Girl

  • Student Intern
  • Topeka, KS
  • Professional Debut
  • BFA in Musical Theatre and BS in Strategic Communications, Liberty University, Currently Enrolled
  • Sydney is so excited to be making her professional debut. She would like to thank her family for all of the encouragement throughout the years. She hopes the audience will enjoy the show and have a Will-O-Mania time! 2 Timothy 3:16

Becca Schultz

Zulecki/Ziegfeld's Chorus Girl

  • Student Intern
  • Rosemount, MN
  • Professional Credits: Hello, Dolly! (Alluvion Stage Company)
  • BFA in Musical Theatre, Liberty University, Currently Enrolled
  • Psalm 147:4 - Thank you to everyone who brings joy into my life!

Brandon Alexander

Ziegfeld's Cowboy/Dance Captain

  • Student Intern
  • Herminie, PA
  • Professional Credits: The Hunchback of Notre Dame, Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, Newsies, Big Fish, Hello, Dolly! (Alluvion Stage Company); Fiddler on the Roof, Shrek the Musical, Children of Eden (Stage Right!)
  • BA in Theatre Arts: Performance and Arts Administration, Liberty University, Currently Enrolled
  • 1 Thessalonians 5:16-18 - “Let joy be your continual feast. Make your life a prayer. And in the midst of everything be always giving thanks, for this is God’s perfect plan for you in Jesus Christ.”

Caleb Cherry

Ziegfeld's Cowboy

  • Suffolk, VA
  • Professional Credits: La Cage Aux Folles (Virginia Musical Theatre)
  • BA in Musical Theatre, James Madison University, Currently Enrolled
  • Much love to friends and family for their never-ending love and support.

Aaron Hall

Ziegfeld's Cowboy

  • Student Intern
  • Forest, VA
  • Professional Credits: Les Miserables, Mary Poppins, The Little Mermaid, The Hunchback of Notre Dame, Newsies (Alluvion Stage Company)
  • Film: The Love Song of Charlie Beecher
  • Liberty Christian Academy
  • Accepted BFA in Musical Theatre, Liberty University
  • Thank you to my family for their constant support, and all the glory to God for the amazing opportunities He has blessed me with.

Dennis Hartman

Ziegfeld's Cowboy

  • Student Intern
  • Lynchburg, VA
  • Professional Debut
  • BFA in Musical Theatre, Liberty University, Currently Enrolled
  • Psalm 109:105 – “Thy word is a lamp unto my feet, and a light unto my path.”

Rendel Kellum

Ziegfeld's Cowboy/Vocal Captain

  • Student Intern
  • Jacksonville, NC
  • Professional Credits: Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, Newsies, Big Fish, Hello, Dolly! (Alluvion Stage Company)
  • BFA in Musical Theatre, Liberty University, Currently Enrolled

TJ Simms

Ziegfeld's Cowboy

  • Fredericksburg, VA
  • Professional Credits: A Chorus Line, Beauty and the Beast (Riverside Center for the Performing Arts)
  • Germana Community College, Currently Enrolled
  • To my family and Bethany, for their constant support, and God, because without Him I'd be nothing.

Brandon Yoder

Wiley Post

  • Student Intern
  • Lebanon, OH
  • Professional Credits: Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, Newsies, Big Fish, Hello, Dolly! (Alluvion Stage Company)
  • BS in Theatre Arts, Liberty University, Currently Enrolled

Joel Hadden

Peter

  • Student Intern
  • North Liberty, IN
  • Professional Credits: Newsies, Hello, Dolly! (Alluvion Stage Company)
  • BA in Theatre Arts: Performance, Liberty University, Currently Enrolled
  • I would like to thank all of the family, friends, and teachers who have helped me grow spiritually, mentally, and relationally throughout my life.

Ben Bodor

Will Jr.

  • Youth Apprentice
  • Lynchburg, VA
  • Professional Credits: Beauty and the Beast (Alluvion Stage Company)
  • Alliance Christian Academy

Emily Emanuel

Mary Rogers

  • Youth Apprentice
  • Lynchburg, VA
  • Professional Credits: Les Miserables, Beauty and the Beast (Alluvion Stage Company)
  • Brookville Middle School
  • I am grateful to Mrs. Cooper for this opportunity, my family for always supporting me, and the Lord for his goodness! Psalm 150.

Elliot Ware

James Rogers

  • Youth Apprentice
  • Bloomington, IN
  • Professional Credits: Newsies, Big Fish (Alluvion Stage Company)
  • Ware Academy
  • I want to thank the cast and crew for all the hard work they’ve put into this show.

Wynton Ware

Freddy Rogers

  • Youth Apprentice
  • Martins Ferry, OH
  • Professional Credits: Big Fish (Alluvion Stage Company)
  • Ware Academy
  • I want to thank my family and friends for their support and encouragement throughout this show.