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The Who’s Who of Ride the Cyclone: Emily Rohm as Jane Doe

Meet Emily Rohm, one of the stars of a wild ride of a musical: Ride the Cyclone. At 8:17 PM, the Saint Cassian High School Chamber Choir will board the Cyclone roller coaster. At 8:19, the front axle will break, sending them to their tragic demise. Trapped in fantastical carnival-like purgatory, the recently deceased teens discover

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The Who’s Who of Ride the Cyclone: Lillian Castillo as Constance

Meet Lillian Castillo, one of the stars of a wild ride of a musical: Ride the Cyclone. At 8:17 PM, the Saint Cassian High School Chamber Choir will board the Cyclone roller coaster. At 8:19, the front axle will break, sending them to their tragic demise. Trapped in fantastical carnival-like purgatory, the recently deceased teens discover

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The Who’s Who of Ride the Cyclone: Connor Russell as Ricky

Meet Connor Russell, one of the stars of a wild ride of a musical: Ride the Cyclone. At 8:17 PM, the Saint Cassian High School Chamber Choir will board the Cyclone roller coaster. At 8:19, the front axle will break, sending them to their tragic demise. Trapped in fantastical carnival-like purgatory, the recently deceased teens discover

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The Who’s Who of Ride the Cyclone: Tiffany Tatreau as Ocean

Meet Tiffany Tatreau, one of the stars of a wild ride of a musical: Ride the Cyclone. At 8:17 PM, the Saint Cassian High School Chamber Choir will board the Cyclone roller coaster. At 8:19, the front axle will break, sending them to their tragic demise. Trapped in fantastical carnival-like purgatory, the recently deceased teens discover

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The Who’s Who of Ride the Cyclone: Karl Hamilton as The Amazing Karnak

Meet Karl Hamilton, one of the stars of a wild ride of a musical: Ride the Cyclone. At 8:17 PM, the Saint Cassian High School Chamber Choir will board the Cyclone roller coaster. At 8:19, the front axle will break, sending them to their tragic demise. Trapped in fantastical carnival-like purgatory, the recently deceased teens discover

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Ride the Cyclone: Behind the Scenes

Our annual co-production of Ride the Cyclone starts performances this weekend, and after spending some time observing rehearsal, we could not be more excited to see this show come to life in the Falls Theatre at ACT – A Contemporary Theatre. Take a look at these behind-the-scenes images of a recent rehearsal.   For tickets

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Fasten Your Seatbelt: The History of Ride the Cyclone

Guest post by Tracy Hyland, ACT Theatre Education and Engagement Manager The thrill of Ride the Cyclone onstage is equally matched by the story of how this new musical came to be. From a small fringe theater production in Victoria, BC to a recent Off-Broadway run, Cyclone has enjoyed several iterations across the continent before

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Meet the Cast of Ride the Cyclone

Ride the Cyclone marks the 8th collaborative production between The 5th Avenue Theatre and ACT and truly highlights what both theaters do best. At The 5th, we believe that no other art form has the full-on, visceral power to sweep audiences up and away like a great musical does. And from the page to the

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Whodunit?

By ALBERT EVANS, 5th Avenue Artistic Associate A cloud obscures the moon. A window shatters. A woman screams. Silence. Then…a car speeds away. There has been a murder! Never fear: the Great Detective is on the case, aided by a faithful but slightly befuddled companion. Through the Detective’s keen powers of deduction and extensive knowledge

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