A Very Oblonski Valentine - Fall Show

A Comedy by Patti Ross | Directed by Patti Ross & Mike Maricone
Show Dates: November 10, 11, 16, 17, 18  all shows 7:30PM

Robert Eric Armstrong as Chubby Oblonski
Eric is a professional musician who has been seen on the Bobcat stage in Calendar Girls (Lawrence) and The Good Doctor (Pianist). He also has appeared in Arsenic and Old Lace (Detective Klein) and Death and Doubloons (Jamie McGregor) both with R-ACT.  Eric is a doctoral student in piano performance at WVU.
Johanna Lord as D.J.
Johanna was last seen on the Bobcat stage in Almost Maine (Waitress, Marvalyn, Rhonda).  Other credits include Pippin (Fastrada) at Quigley Catholic High School.  Johanna recently graduated from Savini’s Special Make Up Effects program at the Douglas Education Center.
Steph Carhart as Helenka Lewandowski
Steph is returning to the stage after a 23 -year hiatus.  Credits include The Light in the Mill (Wilma Abbot and Lily) and The Virtuous Seamstress (Fluffy) both with Golden Chain Theatre in Oakhurst, CA.  Steph works for Westinghouse Electric Co in supply chain.
Russ Russell as Butch Oblonski
Russ was last seen as Butch Oblonski in the 2010 and 2007 productions of Unexpected Gifts.  Other credits include Me and My Girl at Beaver Area High School and Big River with Center Theatre Players.  Russ is an Academic Dean for PA Cyber.
Erin Berger as Consuela Blanco de la Nueve
Erin is a member of The Bobcat Players Board of Directors. Directorial credits include 12 Angry Men with The Bobcat Players and Wilderness Survival and Unlikely Event (2016 winner, Best Staged Reading) both at the New Works Festival in Carnegie.  Erin is an English teacher at Moon Area High School.
Cast
Alexander Andres as Archie Oblonski
Alex is reprising the role of Archie Oblonski from Unexpected Gifts.  Other credits include Calendar Girls (Camera Man) with The Bobcat Players and Spamalot (Father) with Center Theatre Players.  Alex is the manager at The Camera Dept. in Cranberry Twp.
Kelly Follmer as Ursula Von Beringer
Kelly is returning to the Bobcat stage after the 2017 season special show, Decision Height (Rosalie).  Kelly is a cake decorator at Costco.
Jennie Bushnell as Lily Gradisak
Jennie was previously seen on the Bobcat stage in Be My Baby (Gloria) and Don’t Dress for Dinner (Suzette) and in WGN’s Outsiders (Sophia Bennett).  Jennie is a Project Manager for Dick’s Sporting Goods.
Franklin G. Myers as Josiah Putnam
Frank is the founder of The Bobcat Players.  He directed this season’s special show, Decision Height, as well as last season’s Boeing Boeing.  Frank is a retired English and theatre teacher from Beaver Area High School.
The Crew

Producer
Stage Manager
Technical Director
Lighting Designer
Sound Designer
Set Construction
Photographer
Graphic Designer
Photo board
Program
Program Printing

Keith Zagorski
Patty Hamilton
Donna Glaab
Brandon Fowler
Josh Antoon
Cast and Crew
Beth Spence
Jack Lefebvre
Liz Zagorski
Erin Bechdel
Compliments of GCU

Acknowledgements
The Bobcat Players thank the following for their support:
Abby Beukema
Beaver Area MS-HS Custodial & Maintenance Staff
Jere Antonetti
Heather Bixler
Justin Kopicko
Mike Prest
Tom Dowlin
Rome Monument
GCU
Blackhawk High School Concert Choir
Hamilton Tools
Rochester Borough Building
Beaver County Tourism Department
The Beaver County Times
Ellwood City Ledger
City Paper
A special thanks to The Hostess Shoppe, Beaver, for serving as our box office and to Liz for coordinating our phone reservations.
 
As always, we appreciate the support of the Beaver Area School District for promotion of the arts in our county.
 
If we have forgotten anyone, please accept our humble apologies and sincere thanks.
Theo Reddinger as Adrian Gregory
Theo is making his Bobcat stage debut.  Credits include On Golden Sands with Splitstage, Arsenic and Old Lace with R-ACT, and Not Now, Darling at Red Barn Players.  Theo is a factory worker.
Maura Underwood as Sadie Guildenstern
Maura has previously been seen in Throughline Theater’s productions of The Censor and Brainpeople and Mr. Burns, a post-electric play with 12 Peers Theater.  Maura is the choral director and director of the music academy at Blackhawk High School.
Keith Zagorski as Julian Gregory
Keith is the president of The Bobcat Players and was last seen on the Bobcat stage in last season’s Boeing Boeing (Bernard).  Other credits include One Man, Two Guvnors (Charlie Clench) at Little Lake Theater and Moonlight and Magnolias (Ben Hecht) with The Bobcat Players.  Keith is the Director of Transportation at WESCO Distribution, Inc. in Cranberry Twp.
 
Patti Ross - Director
Patti is the Artistic Director of The Bobcat Players.  She recently was seen on the Bobcat stage in this summer’s production of Foolish Fish Girls and the Pearl (Oceana) and previously directed The Good Doctor and Calendar Girls.  Patti is a retired English teacher from Freedom High School.
Mike Maricone - Director
Mike previously directed both productions of Unexpected Gifts and appeared in Funny Money with The Bobcat Players.  Mike is a retired English teacher from Freedom High School.