By JORDAN LUSINK, Communications Coordinator
The Pajama Game is touted as THE show that catapulted Bob Fosse to stardom. It was his first solo choreography credit, and he won his first Tony Award© for Best Choreography for the original production in 1954; however, his legacy as a choreographer extends before and far after his involvement with The Pajama Game. Continue reading “Spotlight on Bob Fosse”
Check out some more of our amazing cast members! Today we’re meeting Annie Morro, Richard Peacock and Davione Gordon.
Annie is making her 5th Avenue debut with Man of La Mancha. Regional credits include Village Theatre’s My Fair Lady and UW Musical Theatre’s Sweet Charity.
Richard is returning to his 5th Avenue family after spending five months dancing in Mumbai! Previous Seattle credits include A Chorus Line, How to Succeed… and A Christmas Story at The 5th, and Xanadu at Village Theatre.
This is Davione’s second production with The 5th, having performed last in Carousel during our 2014/15 season. He is a native of Fort Washington, Maryland, and moved to Seattle in 2012, where he joined Spectrum Dance Theater and danced with the company for four seasons.
Don’t miss Annie, Richard, Davione and the rest of our dreamers in this epic, classic musical. Man of La Mancha runs October 7-30, 2016. Click here to find a full cast listing, more about the show and to purchase tickets.
As we gear up for Man of La Mancha to take the stage in October, we wanted to take this opportunity to introduce you to all of our amazing cast members. Over the next couple of weeks, we’ll be giving you a mini-intro to our dreamers.
Skizzo Arnedillo Arteaga
We are excited to welcome Skizzo Arnedillo Arteaga for the first time at The 5th! Skizzo is a native of San Sebastian, Spain, and has 23 years of professional dance experience around the world. In addition to his extensive dance and choreography background, he has been seen on stage in productions of Peter Pan, Beauty and the Beast, The Wedding Singer, Saturday Night Fever, Chicago, Sweet Charity, and Carmen. Skizzo is pulling double duty, filling the role of Assistant Choreographer as well as being part of our fabulous ensemble in the role of Jose. He has worked quite a bit with our fantastic choreographer, so we can’t wait to see the result!
Jade Solomon Curtis
We’re pleased to have Jade Solomon Curtis back with us at The 5th! You may have seen her previously in Oklahoma! and Carousel at The 5th. She is a Texas native who has worked with dance companies across the country, including Wideman/Davis Dance, Spectrum Dance Theater, Alison Chase and Opus Dance Theater.
Don’t miss Jade, Skizzo, and the rest of our dreamers in this epic, classic musical. Man of La Mancha runs October 7-30, 2016. Click here to find a full cast listing, more about the show, and to purchase tickets.