Meet Our Cast
DON WALKER (Frank Goldstein) appeared on the Banyan Theater Company stage as Serge in Art, Gardner Church in Painting Churches, Morgan in The Drawer Boy and Becky’s husband Joe in Becky’s New Car. At Asolo Rep, Don served as foreman of the jury in Twelve Angry Men, as Georgia delegate Lyman Hall in 1776, and Congressman Peebles in Both Your Houses.
DAN HIGGS (Father Paul Mahoney and Philip Kaplan) has performed in a dozen productions at the Asolo Repertory Theatre including Nicholas Nickelby and Amadeus. Other productions include The Sunshine Boys (Sarasota Players), I’m Not Rappaport (Manatee Players), Sugar Babies, (Venice Theatre) and Inherit The Wind.
JOSEPH PARRA (Marco Donnatucci) is a member of Actors Equity Association and SAG-AFTRA and has been a professional actor for over 40 years. His theatrical credits range from New England through Florida and he has performed at such venues as Asolo Theatre, American Stage, Stageworks, Banyan Theater, Alhambra Theatre, Berkshire Theatre Festival and Wayside Theatre.
AMANDA SCHLACHTER (Geanina Palmieri) has performed with The American Academy of Dramatic Arts, The Orlando Shakespeare Theatre, The gg Monologues, Florida Studio Theatre, The Gorilla Theatre, Sarasota Actor’s Workshop, and toured nationally with The Day I Opened My Eyes. In addition to her recent M.F.A, Amanda holds degrees from The University of Central Florida and The American Academy of Dramatic Arts, where she was a member of their performance company.
RAFAEL PETLOCK (Joey Donnatucci) is a former Equity and SAG actor with over 35 years experience. He has been in major motion pictures including Scent of a Woman, Godzilla 2000 and Into the Night with Wesley Snipes. Television credits include Guiding Light, As the World Turns and Another World, among others. Since moving to Florida, Rafael has appeared on many local stages.
BRIANNA LARSON (Susan Betelli and Sylvia Goldstein) is an actor, playwright, director and teaching artist. She has performed and produced her original work in New York City, St. Louis, Dublin, and throughout the Tampa Bay area. Among her favorite roles are Mary Weaver, The Crucible (NYC); Lizzy, The Respectable Prostitute (NYC); Helen Keller, The Miracle Worker (St Louis); and Janis Joplin, I Bet You Think This Song Is About You (NYC).
TOM FOLEY (Michael Shapiro) is an actor has appeared in shows at the Hippodrome Theatre, The Performance Network in Ann Arbor, Michigan and the Michigan Shakespeare Festival. His favorite roles include Roy Cohn in Angels in America, the Ghost and Player King in Hamlet and Johnypateenmike in The Cripple of Inishmaan.
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