Winter Photo Album
The Theater Holiday Season runs from Chris Kelly's Birthday (when shows close) until Martin Luther King Day weekend (when theater reopen)
The pre-Christmas Kelly Birthday at Matinee
Actors Jake Hayes, Adam Yellen, Lissette DeJesus, Anthony Grande, and Alexia Guzman at Matinee.
Julieana Guash and Dan Torres
West Side reunion, A-Rab and Baby John, Joe Russi and Koby Morgan
Renee Landrigan, Dudney Joseph, Christian Brandjes, and Kristen Tripp Kelley
Tony Grande (currently in "Cops and Friends of Cops") and Jeremy Catania (currently in "Mercury Fur")
Dan Urtz, Matthew DiVita, and Alejandro Gomez
Jeremy Catania, Dan Urtz, Dan Torres, and, back from Los Angeles for a visit, Jesse Tiebor
Birthday boy Chris Kelly with Charmagne Chi
Buffalo State reunion: Jeremy Catania, Dan Torres, and Jesse Teibor, who, in very different attire, did "The Importance of Being Earnest" together.
Loraine O'Donnell of the Kavinoky and Javier Bustillos of BUA with birthday boy Chris Kelly
Rolando Gomez and Megan Callahan (who was doing "Child's Christmas in Wales")
Karen Harty and Alexia Guzman
Rich Kraemer and Michele Marie Roberts
Rich Kraemer, Michele Marie Roberts, and Christian Brandjes
The Kelleys: Ray and Kristen Tripp. Kristen is currently in Annie Baker's "The Antipodes" (an TIP oh dees) at Road Less Traveled.
Seen at Cole's
"Equus" reunion (we won't mention the year): Chris Drajem (in town to promote his book) with Lisa Ludwig and Javier Bustillos
Seen at Spot Coffee
Anthony Chase and music director Jason Bravo at Spot Coffee on Hertel
Anthony Chase at Spot Coffee on Hertel to chat with Sean Cullen and Scott Behrend about "The Antipodes." We bumped into music director Jason Bravo.
Book Launch for "Wandering Close to Home: A Gay Son and His Feminist Mother’s Journey to Transform Themselves and Their Family" by Linda Drajem and Christopher Drajem. To buy the book, CLICK HERE
Christopher Drajem who appeared in many local shows during the 1990s and his co-author mother, Linda Drajem.
OPENING NIGHT: THE BRIDGES OF MADISON COUNTY at the Kavinoky
The show's stars, Steve Copps and Michele Marie Benzin
Pamela Rose Mangus, who plays Madge, with Steve Copps, Michele Marie Roberts, and Christopher Guilmet
Lindsay Salamone, Jacob Albarella, and Steve Brachmann
Don Gervasi, David Butler, and Seth Tyler-Black
Matthew DiVita, Karen Harty, and Natalie Slipko
Copps and Friends of Copps: Augustus Donaldson, Kelly Copps, and Brian Brown
Robert Cooke, Thomas Evans, and Doug Weyand
Lisa Ludwig of Shakespeare in Delaware Park, with Chris Handley of Alleyway Theatre, and actor Renee Landrigan
Emily Yancey, Jack Hunter, and Margo Davis
Javier Bustillos (center) with Steve Copps who plays Kincaid and Paul Maisano who plays Charlie. Both Copps and Maisano once played Bobby in "Company."
Newsman Brian Wyatt and Cherie Messore of Buffalo Theatre Guide
Michele Marie Roberts with playwright Donna Hoke
Three actors who have played presidents: Pamela Rose Mangus and Annie DeFazio who played Adams and Jefferson in "1776!" and Jack Hunter who played Dick Nixon in "Frost/Nixon."