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MARCH 6th-18th, 2018

The SONNET THEATER @ pRODUCER’S cLUB,
358 w 44TH sT.
New York, NY 10036

Thanks to everyone who attended our production of Pizza Man! We’re thrilled that you all came and hope you enjoyed yourselves. We know we did! Want to look back at the cast and creative team? You’ve come to the right place…

Cast and Creative team

Malloree Hill (Julie)   Malloree is  thrilled to be a member of this amazing cast! New York credits include:  Trial directed by Lori Petty, Macbeth, The Roaring Girl, The Taming of  the Shrew, Iphigenia Among the Taurians, The Trojan Women, Supertopia,  Romeo and Juliet, The One Minute Play Festival at INTAR and The New  Ohio, as well as several readings and developmental labs across the  city. Regionally, Malloree has worked with the Utah Shakespeare Festival  in their touring production of The Taming of the Shrew as Kate.  Malloree is a current company member with Everyday Inferno Theater  Company here in New York.

Malloree Hill (Julie)

Malloree is thrilled to be a member of this amazing cast! New York credits include: Trial directed by Lori Petty, Macbeth, The Roaring Girl, The Taming of the Shrew, Iphigenia Among the Taurians, The Trojan Women, Supertopia, Romeo and Juliet, The One Minute Play Festival at INTAR and The New Ohio, as well as several readings and developmental labs across the city. Regionally, Malloree has worked with the Utah Shakespeare Festival in their touring production of The Taming of the Shrew as Kate. Malloree is a current company member with Everyday Inferno Theater Company here in New York.

Mia Isabella Aguirre (Alice)   Surprisingly  similar to her fellow actor Malloree, Mia also moved to NYC from San  Antonio, Texas. Upon graduation from LIU Post for Musical Theatre, she  has been enjoying pursuing her career in photography and acting in the  city. She was last seen in the role of Death at 59E59 Theaters  Off-Broadway in The Briefly Dead. Other NYC credits: No Frills Theatre  Collective's The Nemesis Effect, Occupy Verona's Romeo and Juliet  outdoor tour, Four Words Theatre's Much Ado About Nothing and The  Importance of Being Ernest, and 54 Below'sToast to Post concert.  Regional: Regale Music Theatre's South Pacific.  www.miaisabellaphotography.com

Mia Isabella Aguirre (Alice)

Surprisingly similar to her fellow actor Malloree, Mia also moved to NYC from San Antonio, Texas. Upon graduation from LIU Post for Musical Theatre, she has been enjoying pursuing her career in photography and acting in the city. She was last seen in the role of Death at 59E59 Theaters Off-Broadway in The Briefly Dead. Other NYC credits: No Frills Theatre Collective's The Nemesis Effect, Occupy Verona's Romeo and Juliet outdoor tour, Four Words Theatre's Much Ado About Nothing and The Importance of Being Ernest, and 54 Below'sToast to Post concert. Regional: Regale Music Theatre's South Pacific. www.miaisabellaphotography.com

Collin Blackard (Eddie)   Collin  received a degree in Theatre from Oklahoma Baptist  University.  He graduated from the Second City Conservatory and iO  Chicago, and attended UCB, The Lee Strasberg Institute for Film and  Theatre, and the New York Theatre Academy.  Past credits include Danny  in the Deep Blue Sea, Adam in Yankee Tavern, Lee in True West amongst  others. Collin is also the Managing Director of Company of Fools. — with  Collin Blackard .

Collin Blackard (Eddie)

Collin received a degree in Theatre from Oklahoma Baptist University. He graduated from the Second City Conservatory and iO Chicago, and attended UCB, The Lee Strasberg Institute for Film and Theatre, and the New York Theatre Academy. Past credits include Danny in the Deep Blue Sea, Adam in Yankee Tavern, Lee in True West amongst others. Collin is also the Managing Director of Company of Fools. — with Collin Blackard.

Emily Gallagher (Director)   Emily is very excited to be making her Company of Fools debut directing  Pizza Man . Emily is the Co-Founder, President, and Co-Artistic Director of Barefoot Shakespeare Company in NYC. Over the past five years, Emily has performed and produced with Barefoot as well as directing their productions of  Much Ado About Nothing  and  As You Like It . Other directing credits include:  Moonlight and Valentino ,  The Disappearance of the Three Little Pigs, and Cindy Ella's Going to the Ball Baby . www.barefootshakespeare.org

Emily Gallagher (Director)

Emily is very excited to be making her Company of Fools debut directing Pizza Man. Emily is the Co-Founder, President, and Co-Artistic Director of Barefoot Shakespeare Company in NYC. Over the past five years, Emily has performed and produced with Barefoot as well as directing their productions of Much Ado About Nothing and As You Like It. Other directing credits include: Moonlight and ValentinoThe Disappearance of the Three Little Pigs, and Cindy Ella's Going to the Ball Baby. www.barefootshakespeare.org

Laurel Andersen (Assistant Director)   Laurel is thrilled to be working on this piece with such a brave and passionate team. NYC directorial credits include  A Midsummer Night's Dream  (Barefoot Shakespeare); Occupy Verona’s 2016 summer season ( Romeo and Juliet; R+J: Follow Romeo  and  R+J: Stay with Juliet ); Becca Beberaggi's I  Laugh To Keep From Crying (QED ; The Tank) ; Flight Patterns  (Workshop/Reading);  Atalanta  (Reading; Monday Theatre Company); and  The Taming  (Reading; Monday Theatre Company) .  As Assistant Director:  As You Like It (Barefoot Shakespeare , for Emily Gallagher). Laurel is also an actor: for more info, visit  www.laurelandersen.com  @laurelmrc Thank you to Emily and the whole Company of Fools team!

Laurel Andersen (Assistant Director)

Laurel is thrilled to be working on this piece with such a brave and passionate team. NYC directorial credits include A Midsummer Night's Dream (Barefoot Shakespeare); Occupy Verona’s 2016 summer season (Romeo and Juliet; R+J: Follow Romeo and R+J: Stay with Juliet); Becca Beberaggi's I Laugh To Keep From Crying (QED; The Tank); Flight Patterns (Workshop/Reading); Atalanta (Reading; Monday Theatre Company); and The Taming (Reading; Monday Theatre Company). As Assistant Director: As You Like It (Barefoot Shakespeare, for Emily Gallagher). Laurel is also an actor: for more info, visit www.laurelandersen.com @laurelmrc Thank you to Emily and the whole Company of Fools team!

COMPANY OF FOOLS™  2019