Get to know: RAE LEIGH CASE

Hey THAC Friends & Fam!

Today we meet Rae, cast as one of Reno Sweeney’s Angels in Town Hall’s 2014 Holiday production of Anything Goes. Peep her delightfully colorful Q&A (below) where Rae talks Anything Goes director Nick Sugar, puffins, and poppin bottles! Enjoy…

CHEERS,

COREY BROWN | @COREYLENBROWN

CBROWN@TOWNHALLARTSCENTER.ORG


 

Get to know… RAE LEIGH CASE

Angel, Anything Goes

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LETS GET TO KNOW YOU…

NAME: Rae Leigh Case

DOB: 5-16-85

HOMETOWN: Neverland

EDUCATION: Hogwarts

DAY JOB: Puffin Wrangler


WHAT’S YOUR FAVORITE…

COLOR: Black as coal on a moonless night

MOVIE: The Royal Tenenbaums, Barbie’s Birthday Party at Walt Disney’s Epcot 94′, Teen Witch

BOOK: The Harry Potter Series, duh!

BAND: Beach House

SONG: Public Pervert by Interpol

MUSICAL: Caberet

FOOD: Artichokes

PLAY: I hate plays…

BEVERAGE: triple venti 2 pump white mocha

HOLIDAY: National Puffin Day

SCENT: Gasoline and puppy paws


THIS OR THAT…

DOGS OR CATS?  DOGS!!!

HEELS OR FLATS? Boots

BOXERS OR BRIEFS? Mmmm… Butts

COKE OR PEPSI? What’s Pepsi?

MAC OR PC? IPhone, wave of the future, wave of the future, wave of the future, wave of the future, wave of the future

SPRING OR FALL? Fall

SUNRISE OR SUNSET? Sunset

BEACH OR POOL? Beach


ANSWER THIS…

THE BEST INVENTION IN HISTORY IS? Ryan Gosling

WHEN LIFE HANDS YOU LEMONS? Have a puffin tea party!

YOU’RE STRANDED ON A DESERTED ISLAND… WHAT TWO ITEMS DO YOU BRING? A yacht  and a bottle of Crystal!

HOW LONG HAVE YOU BEEN ACTING? Long enough to party

WHAT’S YOUR FAVORITE ROLE THAT YOU’VE PLAYED? The Elf in Shrek the Musical at BDT

WHAT’S YOUR DREAM ROLE TO BE CAST? Cinderella Prince/Wolf in Into The Woods, if I were a bro.

WHO IS YOUR HERO? Howard Hughes

BIGGEST INSPIRATION? Brandon Philip Case

WHERE ARE YOU IN 10 YEARS? Knocked up and locked up

CAN WE FOLLOW YOU? FB? TWITTER? No and No

WHY SEE ANYTHING GOES? NICK SUGAR


 ANYTHING GOESNOV 14 – DEC 28, 2014

WWW.TOWNHALLARTSCENTER.ORG/ANYTHING-GOES

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Get to know: ERICA LLOYD

Hello THAC Friends & Family!

Today’s post is dedicated to our Anything Goes Angel, Erica Lloyd. Peek our Q&A Session (below) to see how this MSU student stays inspired on her path to Disney after entering the world of professional theatre since sweet 16!

CHEERS,

COREY BROWN | @COREYLENBROWN

CBROWN@TOWNHALLARTSCENTER.ORG


Get to know: ERICA LLOYD

Erica Lloyd - Angel
Erica Lloyd – Angel

LET’S GET TO KNOW YOU…

NAME:  Erica Lloyd

DOB: 9-10-94

HOMETOWN: Aurora, CO

EDUCATION: Junior at MSU Denver

DAY JOB: Besides being a student, I’m the news producer for MSU Denver’s weekly broadcast “The Met Report,” a tap teacher, and a princess for birthday parties with Wands and Wishes Occasions.


WHAT’S YOUR FAVORITE…

COLOR: Red!

MOVIE: “Miss Congeniality”

BOOK: Pride and Prejudice

BAND: Coldplay

SONG:  “Pompeii” by Bastille

MUSICAL: “Brigadoon” has been my favorite musical after performing it at Town Hall in 2012.

FOOD: Lasagna

PLAY: “The 39 Steps”

BEVERAGE:  Diet Coke

HOLIDAY: Christmas

SCENT: Oranges


THIS OR THAT…

DOGS OR CATS? Cats

HEELS OR FLATS? Heels

BOXERS OR BRIEFS? Boxers

COKE OR PEPSI? Coke

MAC OR PC? PC

SPRING OR FALL? Fall

SUNRISE OR SUNSET? Sunset

BEACH OR POOL? Beach


ANSWER THIS…

THE BEST INVENTION IN HISTORY IS? Coal.  It has powered almost everything we use today.

WHEN LIFE HANDS YOU LEMONS? Make lemonade!  Just don’t forget the sugar, otherwise that stuff’s nasty.

YOU’RE STRANDED ON A DESERTED ISLAND… WHAT TWO ITEMS DO YOU BRING? Books… Probably my Bible and “Pride and Prejudice.”

HOW LONG HAVE YOU BEEN ACTING?  I’ve been dancing, singing, and acting since I was very young, but I’ve been in professional theater since I was 16.

WHAT’S YOUR FAVORITE ROLE YOU’VE PLAYED?  I had the pleasure of playing Liesl twice: once at Performance Now and once here at Town Hall.

WHAT’S YOUR DREAM ROLE TO BE CAST?  I would love to be Mary Poppins: she sings, she taps, she has a great dialect, and she flies!

WHO IS YOUR HERO? My hero is my late grandfather.  He served in the military and he made many sacrifices for my family.  He never missed a performance of mine, and now I miss him very much.

BIGGEST INSPIRATION? I draw inspiration from my friends.  They push me to be my best, work my hardest, and accomplish my goals.

WHERE ARE YOU IN 10 YEARS?  I will have worked for Disney, done a national tour, have commercial voice over work on my demo reel, and be a news anchor.

CAN WE FOLLOW YOU? FB? TWITTER? Yes! 

Visit my website at www.ericalloyd.com

FB?  Erica Joelle Lloyd.  Twitter? @ericajlloyd.  Instagram:  @ericajlloyd

WHY SEE ANYTHING GOES?  It’s an uplifting, feel-good show that provides lots of laughs, beautiful spectacle, and great dancing!


 

 


ANYTHING GOESNOV 14 – DEC 28, 2014

WWW.TOWNHALLARTSCENTER.ORG/ANYTHING-GOES

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Get to know: NICK SUGAR

Hello THAC Friends & Family,

We asked, and ‘Anything Goes‘ Director Nick Sugar answered! Check out our fabulous Q&A session (below) where this legendary director talks dogs, bad acting habits, and directing at Town Hall Arts Center.

CHEERS,

COREY BROWN | @COREYLENBROWN

CBROWN@TOWNHALLARTSCENTER.ORG 


Get to know: NICK SUGAR

Nick Sugar
Nick Sugar

LET’S GET TO KNOW YOU… 

NAME: Nick Sugar

BORN: in Denver Colorado, grew up in Bear Valley. Also lived in Hong Kong, LosAngeles and New York.

EDUCATION: Attended John F. Kennedy High School and received a BFA from Loretto Heights College. Also attended UCLA, Actors Center International in Los Angeles and Tarkio College in Missouri.


WHAT’S YOUR FAVORITE…

MUSICAL? Cabaret, worked on the production six times. Do I hear seven?!?

DOGS OR CATS? Love dogs and have two, Olive, a one year old Scotty mix I recently rescued and Tin Tin, a cavapoo (king charles and poodle mix). I also volunteer with Colorado Puppy Rescue. So come visit me if you are looking for a new puppy at coloradopuppy.org!

CITY? New York is one of my favorite places and I return to the city several times a year.


ANSWER THIS…

THE BEST INVENTION IN HISTORY IS? The coffee maker!!

WHEN LIFE HANDS YOU LEMONS? Listen to a musical!

YOU’RE STRANDED ON A DESERT ISLAND… perfect,  love warm weather and tan very nicely.

WHAT TWO ITEMS DO YOU BRING? My two dogs!

HOW LONG HAVE YOU BEEN DIRECTING AT THAC? This will be my ninth season!

WHAT DO YOU LOVE MOST? Life, warm sunshine, gardening, photography, color, dancing, I love directing and choreographing all theater! I love knowing that I am a small part of sustaining this amazing art form and hopefully inspiring other people in the process.

WHAT ARE THE WORST HABITS AN ACTOR/ACTRESS CAN DEVELOP? Forgetting to have fun. Settling.

HOW DO WE GET A ROLE WITH NICK SUGAR? Audition and keep auditioning. Everyone is not right for every show and when people audition and come to call backs I am also thinking about casting shows in the season ahead. Keep studying and strive to be a better artist. Do something every day that is feeding your art and spirit!

WHO/WHAT IS YOUR GREATEST INSPIRATION? I draw inspiration from the world around me and the art and talent from the people who influence me in a positive way.

CAN WE FOLLOW YOU? FB? TWITTER? My website is NickSugar.com and you can find out about all my theater projects, news and photos.

WHY SEE ANYTHING GOES? The music alone is worth coming to see Anything Goes! It is a fantastic score by Cole Porter. Plus it is filled with great comedy and the cast is full of talented artists! You will not be able to resist tapping along and cheering our live band!


 


ANYTHING GOES | NOV 14 – DEC 28, 2014

WWW.TOWNHALLARTSCENTER.ORG/ANYTHING-GOES

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