NOW:53211:USA01012
http://widgets.journalinteractive.com/cache/JIResponseCacher.ashx?duration=5&url=http%3A%2F%2Fdata.wp.myweather.net%2FeWxII%2F%3Fdata%3D*USA01012
12°
H 23° L 10°
Clear | 0MPH

Skylight Music Theatre features six Shorewood youth in The Sound of Music

Nov. 7, 2012

Premiering for the first time in Skylight Music Theatre’s 54 year history is the beloved musical, The Sound of Music, the true story of the von Trapp Family singers complete with cherished Rogers and Hammerstein melodies. Skylight’s production of the classic musical will feature the largest cast to date with a total of 62 members. Twenty-three of those members are youth actors from the local Milwaukee area including six from Shorewood.

Brady Tutton (Kurt) – Brady, 10, is a 5th grader at Atwater school. Theatre credits include Seussical (JoJo) and My Son Pinocchio (Ringleader) at First Stage, A Christmas Carol (twice as Tiny Tim) at Drury Lane Chicago and Marriot Theatre (musical version) and he was the boy soloist for The Armed Man with Menomonee Falls Symphony Orchestra. He is also in two feature films, "LOL" (Jackson) and "Sleep, Wake, Forget" (Young Max) and is the recurring voice of Little Jack on the animated Disney show "Doc McStuffins."

Isabella Lozier (Marta) – Isabella is a 3rd grader in Shorewood. Her favorite roles include Cossette in Les Miserables and Gretel in Sound of Music, both at Shorewood High School. She enjoys singing with the Milwaukee Children's Choir and dancing at Milwaukee Ballet.

Asha Metcalfe (Gretl) – Six year old Asha is thrilled to make her stage debut as Gretl! Asha was born in Milwaukee to Australian and British parents and she has loved listening to and watching The Sound of Music since she was three. Asha has many "Favorite Things" - her favorite animal is a joey, her favorite food is a lamington (an Aussie cake!) and then of course, there are cream-colored ponies!

Casey Tutton (New Postulant) – Casey, 15, a sophomore at Shorewood High School, was Lily in Skylight's The Music Man. Other professional theatre credits include My Son Pinocchio (Arancia), Gossamer (Littlest One) and Lily’s Purple Plastic Purse (Amy) at First Stage, plus Jakes Women (Molly) at Sunset Playhouse. TV/Film credits include three feature films The Key Man, Hannah Free and The Poker House, as well as CBS TV pilot The Line and TNT movie Gifted Hands.

Lindsay Nelsen (Marta) – Lindsay is so excited to join The Sound of Music cast at Skylight. She is a fifth grader at Atwater Elementary in Shorewood. Lindsay began acting in 2nd grade as Cosette in Les Misérables at SHS. She has also performed as Little Girl in Ragtime, Shirley in The Best Christmas Pageant Ever and ensemble in Beauty and the Beast.

Ryan Tutton (Rolf)
Ryan, 17, a senior at Shorewood High School was Tommy Djilas in Skylight's The Music Man. Other professional theatre credits include Never Ending Story (Atreyu) and The Giver (Jonas) at First Stage, Macbeth (MacDuff’s son) at Chicago’s Breadline and Oliver! (Oliver) on Cameron MacIntosh’s National Tour. Film credits include A Day in the Life of Your Cats- Winner Audience Choice Award at Hollywood's Chinese Theatres, leads in four short films, feature Glory Days (Young Johnny-2012) and TV guest staring roles on Jericho and Nickelodeon's How To Rock.

The show will run from November 16 to December 31 in the Cabot Theatre. Tickets can be purchased by calling the Skylight box office at 414-291-7800 or online at www.skylightmusictheatre.org. Filled with childhood favorites like “Do-Re-Mi”, “My Favorite Things” and “Edelweiss”, The Sound of Music is the perfect family show for the holiday season!

This site uses Facebook comments to make it easier for you to contribute. If you see a comment you would like to flag for spam or abuse, click the "x" in the upper right of it. By posting, you agree to our Terms of Use.

Suburban News Roundup

E-mail Newsletter

Your link to the biggest stories in the suburbs delivered Thursday mornings.


Enter your e-mail address above and click "Sign Up Now!" to begin receiving your e-mail newsletter
Get the Newsletter!

Login or Register to manage all your newsletter preferences.

Community Watch

» Nicolet tennis court project receives rezoning approval from River Hills 11/21

» The Cheel offers a taste of Nepal in Thiensville 11/21

» Paper will be delayed by holiday 11/19

» Candidates for Lisbon post named 11/18

» Mequon teen ODs on alcohol after chugging gin with Cedarburg girls 11/18

» Rebuilt Fox Point footbridge opens 11/16

» Menasha's late score stuns Homestead in state football semifinals, 8-7 11/15

» Goldi shoe and fashion store in Shorewood to close Updated:  11/13

» Interactive North Shore school tax roundup: who's up and who's down in 2015 11/12

» Suburban roundup: Week three of the WIAA football postseason 11/10

» Bayshore neighbors bridle at falling assessments 11/8

» Stunning rally sends Homestead past Cedarburg 11/7

» Preps football photos of the week: Level 3 11/7

» Election roundup: How the Milwaukee suburbs and Lake Country voted Updated:  11/5

» Governor's race draws strong turnout on North Shore 11/5

» Enterprising eighth-grader launches his own publishing press 11/5

» Referendum passes in Glendale-River Hills district 11/4

» Poll: Which area team will win a state football title? Updated:  11/4

» Glendale housing development returns with new access road 11/3

» Shorewood passes sex offender rules 11/3

» Suburban roundup: Week two of the WIAA football postseason Updated:  11/3

» Homestead football team just a little bit better against Bay 11/1

» Falcons come close to knocking off Wisco 10/31

» Preps football photos of the week: Level 2 10/31

» 2 congregations — 1 Jewish, 1 Baptist — collaborate for concert 10/31

View All Posts Got a tip? Welcome rss

Advertisement

Deal Watch - Milwaukee

Milwaukee's Best Discounts & Deals

Advertisement

Local Business Directory

CONNECT