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Samantha blain

Samantha has performed Off Broadway, regionally and in numerous Broadway workshops. She’s composed music for Shakespeare Theater of New Jersey’s MainStage and apprentice program. She produced and toured in New England doing shadow puppetry, is a trained singer and musician: violin, ukulele, piano, accordion, glockenspiel. Samantha is an alum from Emerson College BFA Musical Theater and Atlantic Acting School. She is also a teaching artist and director in NYC.

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kristopher dean

CCM Acting, Kristopher has studied with the SITI Company and has performed across the country touring with Theatre Works and HTL! In NYC he has worked with New Wave Theatre Collective and has originated roles for emerging screenwriter and playwright Alec Silberblatt. As a teaching artist he has taught in schools and universities across the country and is a resident Teaching Artist at the United Nations School in New York City. He is a proud member of SAG-AFTRA and AEA.

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Claron Hayden

A singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, actor, and producer. Claron graduated with a BFA in acting from the University of Cincinnati’s College-Conservatory program. He has been featured in multiple short films and has played several prominent roles in off-Broadway and regional plays. He has trained under Studio 6, Anne Bogart, The Hangar Lab, etc. He plays electric guitar, bass, and piano. Claron is the co-founder and executive of 9th Path Productions, a record label and production company. He released his first album NO TVs through 9th Path in December of 2017 and recently mixed and released the first EP for his Queens based rock band Stop Thrust. Both are available on Spotify.

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Casey scott leach

A multi-disciplinary performing artist and teacher. He studied acting at Cincinnati College Conservatory of Music (CCM) Drama, and did intensive studies in performance and devised theater with SITI Company and Theater Mitu. Casey was the Company Manager for Artistic Abandon NYC, where he co-wrote, co-produced, and performed in their dance-theater hybrid the Blue Jar. Casey co-created the band Go Home, and co-created and produced the online comic Soft Reset from 2010-2015. He studied at Columbus Conservatory of Art and Design (CCAD) and is delighted by placing non-theater forms and ideas in theatrical contexts, as well as overhead projector puppetry, stage combat, and short-form animation.

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mikayla stanley

Is a multi-disciplinary artist and teacher. She received her BFA from Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music, and has also studied with SITI Co., Theater Mitu, Labyrinth Theater, and The Great Globe Foundation. She was the co-founding artistic director of Artistic Abandon, a theater company that works to provide platforms for early career artists in New York City, where she was also the lead producing director. Her teaching credits include Alba-Emoting, Dels Arte, Puppetry and Devised Theater.