Meet the Cast and Crew of
"Yankee Doodle Dandy"
Music of America
"Yankee Doodle Dandy"
Music of America
Johnathan Bauer (Cast, Musical Director) lives in Strasburg with his beautiful wife, Rebecca. They love working together with their friends at Servant Stage and creating these shows for you! Johnathan has also worked locally with Sight & Sound Theatres, Fulton Theatre, Piercing Word, PRiMA, and Timbers Dinner Theatre. He has had the opportunity to play many wonderful roles, but the upcoming role that he is most excited about is the role of DAD! Enjoy Music of America! Philippians 3:10
Rebecca Bauer (Costume Designer) has designed costumes for many Servant Stage shows as well as for Lancaster Bible College, Piercing Word, PRiMA, and Cavod Community Theatre. She also enjoys being on stage, and has performed with Servant Stage, the Lancaster Symphony, Prima Theatre, Ephrata Performing Arts Center, and Cavod Community Theatre. Originally from New Hampshire, she now lives in Strasburg with her husband, Johnathan, and baby on the way!
Bryson Buffington II (Cast) has performed with a number of local companies including Opera Lancaster, PRiMA, Garden Spot Performing Arts, Chabod, and Harrisburg Christian Performing Arts Center. This is his first production with Servant Stage. Bryson will be entering his sophomore year at Lancaster Bible College in the fall as a Vocal Performance major and is looking forward to performing again with Servant Stage in the future.
Wally Calderon (Director/Choreographer) is originally from Green Bay, WI and holds a BFA in Music Theatre Performance and Direction from Ohio Northern University. He spent over 10 years around the country as a freelance performer, director, and choreographer before landing in Lancaster, PA. He works with several theatre companies and groups in the area and is so happy to be working with Servant Stage for the first time. All the love to my wife Andrea and daughter Joyanna, and all the Glory to God for the amazing gifts and opportunities He has given me! Psalms 149:3
Isaac Etter (Sound Designer) is a upcoming senior in high school. He has worked sound and lighting for multiple productions. Isaac has a professional job at Bird & Hand Theatre as the lighting director. He has worked with company's such as Cobalt Ballet, PRiMA Theatre, and Lancaster Academy for the Preforming Arts.
Emily Marini (Stage Manager) is from New Holland, PA and is super excited to join Servant Stage in bringing you such a fun-loving classic American show! Whether through music and singing or running around managing stage and sound, she counts it a privilege to glorify God in bringing entertaining and edifying productions to many wonderful audiences all over the county, not to mention getting to work with fantastic people like the Bauers and SSC cast! Be blessed and enjoy the show!
Paul Marini (Cast) is so excited to be a part of this wonderful show, singing barbershop and dancing to American classics! Paul has performed for over ten years with his family and more recently Sight & Sound, Piercing Word, and PRiMA Theatre. “I hope you are blessed, have lots of laughs and enjoy the performance! God bless.” 1st Corinthians 10:31
Sheldon Markel (Cast) is a native of Ashland, OH and resides in Strasburg. You may have seen him in other productions with Servant Stage, Piercing Word or performing in downtown Lancaster. His passion for music and people carries through in performing, serving at Threshold Church, and working for Apple Inc. His prayer is that you leave this show blessed. God bless!
Bradley Myer (Cast) is 12 years old and in 7th grade. He lives in Strasburg with his parents, Doug & Janet Myer, and sister, Jennifer. He has been involved in theatre since age 7 performing with Sight & Sound, Dutch Apple, Cavod Community Theatre, Lampeter-Strasburg H.S. Thespian Society, Piercing Word, and Servant Stage. Brad enjoys taking piano, tap dance, ballet, and voice lessons and also loves to read, go camping, fishing, and swimming. He would like to thank Johnathan and the Lord for allowing him this opportunity to perform again with Servant Stage.
Kat Prickett (Cast) is excited to celebrate our country’s heritage and music in Music of America! Locally, she has performed with Dutch Apple, PRiMA, Allenberry Playhouse, Ephrata Performing Arts Center, and Theatre Harrisburg to name a few. Favorites: Marian Paroo in The Music Man, Annie Oakley in Annie Get Your Gun and Cinderella in Into the Woods. She also sings with The Harrisburg Singers. Originally from Carlisle, PA, she now lives with her husband Tyler in Mount Joy. Thank you for supporting Servant Stage and may God bless you!
Sarah Poague (Cast) lives in Lititz with her husband Jeremy. After graduating from Lancaster Bible College, she traveled the country for 3 years with a group called Re-Creation USA performing in 49 of the 50 states! She has been on stage locally at Rainbow Dinner Theatre. She is thrilled to now be performing with Servant Stage Company! Enjoy the show and God bless!
Danielle Poznanovic (Cast) is a performer originally from Barrie, Ontario, Canada. She recently graduated from Sight & Sound Conservatory. She has gotten to perform with local theatres like Sight & Sound, and PRiMA, and is so excited to get to be apart of Servant Stage Company, and to perform alongside some wonderful friends! God bless, and enjoy the show!