Too Many Cooks - Summer Show

A Contemporary Farce

By Marcia Kash and Douglas E. Hughes
Friday, July 20 / Saturday, July 21 / Thursday, July 26 / Friday, July 27 & Saturday, July 28
All Shows 7:30 P.M.

Rosh Raines - Director
Rosh is making his Bobcat Players directorial debut with Too Many Cooks.  Other directorial credits include The Great Gatsby at Lincoln Park Performing Arts Center, The Adventures of Tom Sawyer at Beaver County Christian School, and Anne and Gilbert the Musical at Rochester High School.  Rosh is a teacher and director at Lincoln Park Performing Arts Center.
Natalie Benson - Assistant Director
Natalie previously directed an original one-act play, A Pending Engagement at Lincoln Park Performing Arts Center.  Acting credits include The Crucible (Ann Putnam), The Hunchback of Notre Dame (Congregation), and Ragtime (Ensemble).
Cast:
Robert Eric Armstrong as Constable Hamilton Xavier Effing
Robert is returning to the Bobcat stage after last season’s A Very Oblonski Valentine (Chubby) and The Boys Next Door (Senator Warren Clarke).  Previous credits include The Rainmaker (File) with R-ACT Theatre Productions.  Eric is the organist at Grace Evangelical Lutheran Church.
John Brenner as Irving Bubbalowe
John returns to the Bobcat stage this season.  Previous credits include Suite Surrender (Mr. Pippett) and The Foursome (Cameron) both with Red Barn Players and God’s Favorite (Morris) at New Castle Playhouse.  John works in Credit & Collections for Resco Products in Robinson.
Andrew Mayle as Shirley
Andrew is returning to the Bobcat stage after last season’s The Boys Next Door (Arnold).  Previous credits include Almost Maine (Jimmy, Chad, Phil) with the Bobcat Players and Suite Surrender (Otis) with Red Barn Players.  Andrew is a member of The Bobcat Players board and coordinates stage managers for each show.  He is a math teacher at Total Learning Academy in Wexford.
Kevin McGuire as Alfonse “Noodles” Feghetti
Kevin is making his Bobcat stage debut in Too Many Cooks.  Previous credits include The Rainmaker (Noah Curry) with R-ACT Theatre Productions, The Odd Couple (Oscar Madison) with Comtra Theatre, and A Bedroom Farce at New Castle Playhouse.  Kevin is a retired Pittsburgh police officer.
Casey Novak as Veronica Snook
Casey is returning to the Bobcat stage after last season’s Decision Height (Edith “Eddie” Harknell).  Other favorite Bobcat credits include Born Yesterday (Billie Dawn) and Boeing, Boeing (Gretchen).  Casey is a member of The Bobcat Players board and the current corresponding secretary.  She is the office manager at Novak Auto Parts.
McKenna Pontoli as Honey Bubbalowe
McKenna is making her Bobcat stage debut in Too Many Cooks.  Previous credits include Little Women: The Musical (Jo March) and Much Ado About Nothing (Beatrice) both at Geneva College and The Addams Family (Indian Ancestor, Dance Captain) with New Castle Playhouse.  McKenna is a paraprofessial with the Beaver Area School District and will be attending Youngstown State University in the fall to major in art education.
Clarence Seybert III as Mickey McCall
Clarence is making his Bobcat stage debut in Too Many Cooks.  Previous credits include Heathers: The Musical (Ram Sweeney) and Into the Woods (Rapunzel’s Prince) both with Comtra Theatre.  Clarence is a CSS with FedEx Supply Chain.
Adam Speers as Frank Plunkett
Adam is making his Bobcat debut this season in Too Many Cooks.  Previous credits include Aida (Radames) with Paragon Studios, Dogfight (Eddie Birdlace) and Pinkalicious (Peter) both with Stage 62.  Adam is a nanny.