Cast | HAIR Summer 2022
Typically working behind the scenes as a theatre technician and producer, Daniel is ecstatic and honored to be making his return to the stage performing with this wonderful tribe of artists. Previous tribes include: The Forest of Arden, Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts, and For The Record. Daniel dedicates this performance to his family, his friends, and his beloved dog Justin.
is absolutely elated to be performing with this tribe. Previous tribes: For The Record in LA, Rocky Horror at Rockwell, Les Miserables at The Hollywood Bowl, Carnegie Mellon University, and Interlochen Arts Academy.
was born and raised in Southern California with an early love for music and local theatre. Her participation in musical theatre began a lifelong devotion to songwriting. At the age of 16, Sarah began recording professionally in Nashville, TN. Sarah’s latest releases were recorded in Los Angeles, along with her most recent single "Room For Love" which you can find via her artist name Sarah Petrella. She resides in Altadena with her husband Oliver, and two young boys Julius and Leonardo and also has an active career in Real Estate. Having founded Altadena Music Theatre, Sarah hopes to bring the community together, and inspire each other with a love and appreciation for the arts. Thank you for coming out to support us on our first venture on this dream show. Hope there will be many more. www.sarahpetrella.com
is an Actor & Singer/Songwriter who recently moved to Los Angeles from NYC! He is super ecstatic to be playing "Hud" in this thrilling production of HAIR, alongside this incredibly talented cast. You can find him online, as well as on all streaming platforms, at @brandondubuisson.
Cruz St. James
is originally from New York and now resides in Los Angeles. Trained in acting, music and dance at The Actors Studio, The Boston Conservatory, The Professional Performing Arts School and Berklee College of Music. Previous theatre credits include “Spring Awakening” “Cabaret” “Equus” “Pillars of New York (Off-Broadway)” “Rabbit Hole” “All Shook Up” “Museum of Dreams”. He is truly overjoyed to be joining a tribe of such wonderful and talented hippies. All socials: @cruzstjames
Karlina Covington got her first taste of musical theatre at age 4 in a community production of Bugsy Malone. As a teen, she attended Los Angeles’ Amazing Grace Conservatory, where she was featured in Grease, Fame, A Christmas Carol, and The Prodigal Daughter. As an adult, she returned to the stage for BOTH: A Hard Day’s Silent Night. Primarily, Karlina works as a singer and songwriter. She’s sung in numerous bands, including Vaud And The Villains; and has written with and for various artists, including the Black Eyed Peas. She can be found on Instagram @karlinacovington.
Cassidy Von Kronemann
also known as Fairy, welcomes you to this sacred moment in time with the tribe! Allow yourself to be transformed by this performance and become lost in the unfathomable infinities of your mystical third eye. Her previous roles include Maureen in Rent in Ojai & Wendy in Peter Pan at the Oxnard Performing Arts Center. Follow @fairyqueencass if you wanna get magical.
Originally from West Virginia, Scarlet spent her first four years in LA living in beautiful Altadena. You may have recently seen her in national commercials for Chewy, Discovery+ and Panera. If her voice sounds familiar, you probably have a kid in your life who watches The Super Pops: a girl group of superheroes battling bad guys and performing original music for millions of subscribers on Youtube. Find her online @scarletsheppard.
is an actor, costume designer, and writer who lives in North Hollywood. He is thrilled to join the cast of “Hair”! Some of his favorite theatre roles to date are: Sister Mary Ignatius in “Sister Mary Ignatius Explains It All For You”, Wadsworth in “Clue”, Reed in “The Ultimate Christmas Show Abridged”, Louis in “Angels In America”, Casey and Miss Tracy Mills in “The Legend Of Georgia McBride”, Lady Bracknell in “The Importance Of Being Earnest”, Amanda in “For Whom The Southern Belle Tolls”, Wanda in “Wanda’s Visit”, Arthur in “On Tidy Endings”, Babberly in “I’m Just Wild About Harry”, Tom/Phyllis/Leslie in “Sylvia”, Voice 2 in “Porcelain”, and Miss Texas in “Pageant”. Michael wants to thank everyone involved with this production for their hard work, talent, and dedication! Peace and love!
is proud to call Altadena her home, and thrilled to be a part of the first of many productions of The Altadena Musical Theatre co. She has her BA in theatre from Michigan State University, and has spent most of her career working in Film and TV, including the role of Ms. Grundy on the hit show, Riverdale.
Jalen Friday is excited to be back on stage in “Hair”. Previous credits: You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown, Once on This Island, and Anything Goes. Jalen attends Los Angeles College of Music for Vocal performance. Insta: @jalenfriday
Kate Ly Johnston
is a mixed Vietnamese American actor, singer, and writer, and a recent graduate from the University of Southern California. Raised in NYC, she grew up performing at venues like Carnegie Hall, Lincoln Center, Madison Square Garden, and Broadway on Broadway in Times Square. She also used to appear as a commentator on TMZ. You can find her at katelyj.com or on Instagram @katelyj
Sarah is so excited to be doing a show in Pasadena!! Having gone to middle school and high school here this show feels like a true homecoming for her. She recently graduated from AMDA with a BFA and feels so privileged to have had such a great start to her career. She had the opportunity to play a percussionist in the upcoming Netflix movie “Shirley” and work on a Music Video with Australian artist GEM. However, nothing feels more like home to her than musical theatre. She is overjoyed to finally be back on stage doing what she loves while being in a show that is spreading so much love. @sarahroselovee
Sean grew up in North Pasadena on the Altadena border. He loved hanging out at the coffee gallery where his dad rented an office on the second floor. Some of his favorite roles were Officer Lockstock in Urinetown, Peter in Company! and Miles Gloriosus in A Funny Thing Happened On The Way To The Forum. He’s looking forward to singing in more musicals as covid becomes endemic and just part of every day life. You can follow him on Instagram @seanpyork
is a Pasadena local musician and music producer. When he’s not producing other artists he is playing his original music that he writes and performs with his wife Chelsea Maker in their Glam Rock/Love Duo aptly called “We Are Makers.”
is an Intuitive Healing Practitioner and Tarot reader in Pasadena. She guides people in receiving insight, clarity, and healing from higher states of consciousness. She is also an artist and published author. Chelsea and her husband Ryan have a rock band called We Are Makers, they write and perform original music.
STL native is thrilled to be playing in HAIR for the second time in her career. A graduate of MSU Musical Theatre, Molly's favorite roles include Charlotte in A Little Night Music where she was directed by Robert Westenberg; and Loralie in Arcana, a short film. You can see her in the Tik Tok series @loveandshakespeare, and on Instagram @MollyFowler_. Molly will be producing and performing a Jazz Cabaret this fall.
is thrilled to be a part of the inaugural show for AMT, and is excited to be returning to the tribe for her second production of HAIR. She has her BFA in Musical Theatre from Missouri State University. Check out her website at www.lindyajones.com or her Instagram @thelindyhop. Peace, love, happiness!
is a performer from Atlanta Georgia. A recent transplant to LA- Athena was the lead vocalist for the Georgia Mass Choir. Her songwriting credits range from Keith Sweat, Musiqchild to Cyhi da Prynce. She performed at Coachella with DVSN. Her debut EP “Discoveries". Instagram: @athenareneemusic Facebook page: Athenarenee1
Ursula Knudson Gueringer
Ursula Knudson Gueringer is a native of Sacramento and current Altadena resident . Although trained in opera, she spent most of her twenties touring the south of Italy in a mule drawn caravan with a group of musicians, singing on the street and also dabbling in singing Verdi for the summer town festival concerts of the region. After returning to the states following the birth of her son , she toured internationally for ten years with her world music /Eastern European super folk group Fishtank Ensemble until it was time to slow down and enjoy life with her husband David and two kids . Currently she scratches her musical itch with two diverse musical projects, vintage French music group Belle Affaire and avante garde cabaret duo NOW Music. Most of all, she loves life in Altadena. She is honored and excited to take part in Altadena Music Theaters first production of HAIR.
recently moved to the Pasadena area and is so thrilled to be a part of Hair! Favorite roles include Wendla (Spring Awakening) and Sister Mary Robert (Sister Act). Jaya holds a B.A. in Geography from UCLA and works for an environmental nonprofit.
Darcy French-Myerson is an LA native whose theatrical roots took hold in Chicago while earning her degree. Her evolution from traditional drama to performance art ultimately meant stepping off Chicago stages and into basements, rooftops, and crowds across Los Angeles, orchestrating large-scale immersive works and programming at LACMA, The Standard Hotel, and the Zorthian Ranch. Today, you’re likely to find her producing such events for her children’s preschool here in Altadena. Hair is the first show Darcy was turned on by; She’s thrilled to jump back on stage for it, tuning in and dropping-out once again.
Kate is a costume designer, challah baker, art maker, musical theater lover, and momma to two beautiful boys. She was in Hair her freshman year at Warren Wilson College 100 years ago and is beyond tickled to be back on stage doing Hair with Altadena Music Theatre. While her love for the show is the same as it was then, this time around she has a lot more grey hair!! Find her on Instagram @mommelas_la
Anne has been singing and dancing her entire life! Among some of the stage productions she has been cast in are The Pirates of Penzance, A Midsummer Night's Dream, Kiss Me Kate (Second Gangster), West Side Story (Velma, Jet girl), Annie (Lily St. Regis), and Jesus Christ Superstar (Mary Magdalene- a dream come true!). She has sung in various choirs (including madrigals, county, regional, and state, in NJ) and danced in 22nd Century Jazz Ensemble (a competing group). She currently sings in her church
choir in Altadena and is the lead soloist, having been privileged to be hired to solo for many weddings and funerals over the years. Currently residing in Pasadena, Anne previously lived in “Beautiful
Altadena” for many years and loves the community. She has always thought she was born “too late in time” and should have been a Flower Child, so having the opportunity to be a part of this inaugural
production of Hair in Altadena is a great joy!
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