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Jenna Arnold (Londoner)
is a 6th grader at Reuther Middle School and a competitive swimmer with Utica Shelby Swim Club. Jenna loves performing and being on stage. Most recently, she played Jane Banks in Mary Poppins and Prunella in Little Red Robin Hood. Jenna is excited about the show and wishes everyone a very Merry Christmas.
Rose Bednar (Belinda Cratchit/Londoner)
is very excited to be part of A Christmas Carol. She is a 6th grader at Switzer Elementary. This is Rose's 21st acting performance. Her favorite roles include Susan in Miracle on 34th Street and Young Fiona in Shrek the Musical. Rose hopes you enjoy the show and wishes you a very Merry Christmas.
Dawson Bomers (Turkey Boy/Londoner)
is delighted to be joining the cast of A Christmas Carol! Currently a North Hill Elementary 4th grader and Peanut Gallery Players member, Dawson made his stage debut in The Wizard of Oz while living in Costa Rica and performed in Once on This Island, Jr. at Avon Players. Merry Christmas to all!
Drew Collins (Scrooger as a Boy/Londoner)
is very excited to be in his 2nd year of A Christmas Carol. He is a student at West Middle School and enjoys football, wrestling, and track, but is most proud of being a youth pastor at Kensington Community Church. He wishes you a very Merry Christmas and a happy new year.
William Darah (Peter Cratchit/Londoner)
is thrilled to be a part of A Christmas Carol. This is his first performance at MBT. Previously, he performed in Willy Wonka at Avon Players and "K-Rock" through Kennsington Church. William is the youngest of four and is an eighth grader at Van Hoosen Middle School.
Ashley Deluca (Belinda Cratchit/Londoner)
made her MBT debut in Dracula, a Rock Opera and is thrilled to return to A Christmas Carol for her third year. Ashley attends Oak Valley Middle School in Commerce. She has appeared in national commercials for Chrysler, Long John Silver's, Pure Michigan, and in the Lifetime movie "Last Man Standing".
Nikko DiPonio (Matthew Cratchit/Londoner)
is excited for his first performance in A Christmas Carol. A 12 year old 6th grader at Bloomfield Hills Middle School, Nikko has previously starred as the Stink Bug and Dancing Beard in school performances. When not on stage, Nikko plays lacrosse for the Michigan Warriors and plans to attend Syracuse after high school.
Lilianna Duncan (Londoner)
is so excited to be back with her A Christmas Carol family! Some of her favorite activities include going to the park, coloring, eating, playing with family/friends, playing dress up and playing outside. Much love to her dad, mumma and family/friends AND she wishes YOU a very Happy Holiday!
Vincent Farrehi (Turkey Boy/Londoner)
is a 2nd grader at North Hill Elementary School. Vincent started acting in the summer of 2015, performing in Once upon a Mattress with Peanut Gallery Players. Vincent is grateful to be part of the show and wishes everyone a Merry Christmas.
Caitlin Griffin (Londoner)
is an 8th grader at Shrine Academy who loves theatre, photography and making short films. She's excited to be a part of A Christmas Carol. Previously she's performed in Shrek, Alice in Wonderland, A Little Princess, Seussical and several other productions. She thanks her family and friends for their support. Merry Christmas!
Andrew Guest (Matthew Cratchit/Londoner)
is thrilled to be returning to MBT stage. His first appearance was as Tiny Tim. Andrew has performed for many years with "K-Rock" at Kensington. He enjoys doing stand up, drawing, piano, and gaming. He is a 6th grader at West Middle School. Andrew would like to thank his friends and family for all their support.
Sarah Hartmus (Martha Cratchit/Londoner)
is thrilled to return for a second year of A Christmas Carol. She is a 6th grader at Cranbrook Kingswood. Sarah enjoys drama, softball, reading and horseback riding. She has appeared in Cinderella, Jungle Book, and 101 Dalmatians. She would like to thank her family, teachers and friends for their love and support. Happy Holidays!
Aspen Jacobsen (Want/Londoner)
is excited to make her MBT debut. As a 6th grader at Oak Valley Middle School, she loves theatre, music and backpacking. Some of Aspen’s previous performances include The Miracle Worker, You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown and Shrek the Musical. Thanks to Terry for this opportunity and her family, teachers and friends for their support. Merry Christmas!
Collin Kilpatrick (Scrooge as a Boy/Londoner)
an 11 year old 6th grader at West Middle School is eager to be in his fourth production of A Christmas Carol. Collin was last in Big the Musical at Avon Players. He has also done shows with Peanut Gallery Players and Stagecrafters. Collin enjoys lacrosse, basketball and cross country. Thanks Austin.
Maxine Koos (Martha Cratchit/Londoner)
is excited to be returning to A Christmas Carol for a third year. Maxine is in 8th grade at West Middle School. She has previously appeared in The Wiz, The Music Man, The Wizard of Oz, Children of Eden, Beauty and the Beast and Inherit the Wind. Maxine feels very fortunate to be part of this amazing cast. Merry Christmas everyone!
Ethan Sharp (Tiny Tim Cratchit/Ignorance/Londoner)
is a first grader at Greenfield Elementary in Beverly Hills. He is very excited to be doing his first play ever! Thank you to the cast, his school, Meadow Brook Theatre and his family!
Kayla Sharp (Fan/Londoner)
is very excited to be rejoining the cast of A Kayla is an 8th grader at Clarkston Junior High School who enjoys spending her free time dancing, playing the piano, and performing on stage at other local theaters. She wants to thank her family for all of their love and support and wishes you all a very Happy Christmas!
Lucy Jane Silver (Want/Londoner)
is ecstatic to be in A Christmas Carol. Lucy is age 7 and attends 2nd grade at Hampton Elementary. Lucy previously performed in Once upon a Mattress and The Wiz. She also enjoys playing piano and soccer. She wants to thank Terry for giving her an amazing opportunity and Miss Stacy for her first chance onstage.
Graham Nile Simpson (Peter Cratchit/Londoner)
is thrilled to return to A Christmas Carol for a third season. He has played Matthew for two seasons and previously appeared onstage in Oliver! Graham plays percussion in the 8th grade band at Bloomfield Hills Middle School. He is on the football and wrestling teams and enjoys kayaking, Boy Scouts, camping and choir. Merry Christmas!
Benjamin Torrey (Tiny Tim Cratchit/Ignornace/Londoner)
is so excited to be doing his very first play! He is a first grader at Greenfield Elementary in Beverly Hills. He would to thank his family, friends, his school and Meadow Brook Theatre for this opportunity!
Caroline Wroblewski (Fan/Londoner)
is thrilled to return to A Christmas Carol for her third year. She is 13 years old and home schooled. She enjoys drawing, playing viola and being outdoors. And she wants to thank Terry for this fantastic experience and to wishes everyone a Merry Christmas!