Zac Morgan (PRINCETON)
Saskatoon stage debut! Zac is excited to bring Princeton to life! Yorkton credits include: Hedwig and the Angry Inch (Hedwig, Director, Choreographer, Producer), The Brothers Grimm Spectaculathon (Producer), Hairspray (Fender, Director, Choreographer, Vocal Coach).
Kelsey Stone (KATE MONSTER, CHOREOGRAPHER)
Trained at La Danse in Saskatoon, Kelsey has participated in many exams, competed in different festivals across Canada and performed in musicals around the country. She is currently the Musical Theatre instructor at La Danse and has received many awards for her groups and solos. Kelsey has also choreographed several productions for Fireside Singers; Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, Aida, Christmas Memories, Beauty and the Beast, Oliver! Les Miserables, Jesus Christ Superstar, The Wizard of OZ and The Hunchback of Notre Dam. She has also starred in Saskatoon Summer Players production of Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat (Narrator), RENT (Maureen) and Cabaret (Sally) as well as Ppl r Ppl Productions' The Last Five Years (Cathy).
Kelsey is the Co-Founder of Ppl r Ppl Productions' and wants to thank you for supporting her and Ricardo's dream!
Matt Olson (NICKY)
Matthew Olson is thrilled to be a part of Ppl r Ppl’s production of Avenue Q as Nicky! A performer and journalist from Saskatoon, Matthew received a Bachelor of Music from the University of Saskatchewan before earning his Master of Journalism at Carleton University. Being a reporter – and often on the reviewer side of theatrical productions – hasn’t dampened his love of musicals. Matthew has performed in shows with the Saskatoon Summer Players including HMS Pinafore and Shrek The Musical, and directed I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change with Fauteux Productions in Ottawa. He’d definitely like to thank Kelsey and Ricardo for the amazing opportunity to be in this show.
BJ Dyck (ROD)
BJ is thrilled to be involved with another Ppl r Ppl Production and he wants to thank Ricardo and Kelsey for bringing another musical theatre experience for Saskatoon audiences. Recent credits include: Ppl r Ppl's The Rocky Horror Show (Riff Raff) and SSP's Grease (Teen Angel). Thanks to everyone, including my family and the cast and crew for supporting me in this fantastic first for Saskatoon.
Catherine Hui (CHRISTMAS EVE)
Catherine Hui was born in Hong Kong and fell in love with musical theatre while watching The Sounds of Music on the English TV channel. After immigrating to Quebec to study French and then emigrating to Saskatchewan to pursue a doctoral degree in Engineering, she discovered the vibrant theatre community in Saskatoon. Catherine previously performed in a number of musicals, including Saskatoon Summer Player’s Annie (2018), Spamalot (2017), and Fireside Singers’ Hunchback of Notre Dame (2018). She was also the Head of Scenic Painting in 8 musical productions. Catherine wish to extend a sincere thank you to Ppl R Ppl for this amazing opportunity to play an Asian character on stage. Many thanks to her family and friends who cheer her along in this musical journey!
Craig Watson (TREKKIE, MRS. THISTLETWAT)
Craig Gordon Watson has been performing since he could walk. He has danced his whole life and got his start on the stage at age 8 in Lethbridge Musical Theatres Oliver!. Craig has appeared in Saskatoon Summer Players Cabaret (Ensemble) and Annie (Mr. Bundles, Ensemble) and also performed in Broadway in Love. Craig is thrilled to be working with Ppl R Ppl again after being featured in The Rocky Horror Show.
Kate Nachilobe (GARY COLEMAN)
Kate Nachilobe is thrilled to be joining the cast of Avenue Q as Gary Coleman. Kate has appeared in a number of Saskatoon community theatre productions including Shrek the Musical, Little Women, and most recently in Fireside Singers' production of The Hunchback of Notre Dame (Florika). Outside of performing, Kate enjoys reading and writing, and will be starting a degree in Music Education at the University of Saskatchewan this fall.
Andrew Linsley (BRIAN)
Andrew Linsley is from Outlook, SK and has lived in Saskatoon for the past 10 years. He has performed with Saskatoon Summer Players in numerous roles, including You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown (Snoopy), Shrek: The Musical (Donkey) and RENT (Mark). Andrew was also in Ppl r Ppl's production of Rocky Horror Show (Dr. Everett Scott). By day, he teaches high school Band, Choir and Guitar; by night, he plays bass in the prog metal band Maelstrom Vale.
Philippa Williams (BAD IDEA BEAR)
Originally from England, Philippa is an actress and University of Saskatchewan graduate. Her passion for performance and the arts developed at an early age; in the cheap seats of every Roald Dahl pantomime she could get into. After moving to Canada 6 years ago, she began to revisit theatre by taking to the stage with the Saskatoon Summer Players. On top of live performance, she recently broke into screen acting as the lead, Petra, in Floor Thirteen Films' new season of Pieces. Philippa first collaborated with PplrPpl Productions in the Rocky Horror Show last year and is thrilled to be returning as a Bad Idea Bear this season in Avenue Q.
Brett Kelly (BAD IDEA BEAR)
Brett has studied theatre and performing arts at Brock University and Sheridan College before graduating with distinctions from Niagara College’s Film and Television program. A well-rounded artist and technician has lead him to numerous ventures ranging from self-produced theatre, to professional film, even photography and yoga. Before making the move out of Ontario, Brett had the opportunity to work in various capacities on a number of films and television series including Schitt’s Creek, Defiance, Suits, Orphan Black, and The Strain. Brettis excited to continue developing skills as a voice actor and vocalist, having recently provided dialect coaching for Saskatoon Summer Players’ 2018 production of Annie.
Rachelle Lendsay (LUCY THE SLUT, STAGE ASSISTANT)
Rachelle Lendsay was born and raised in Saskatoon SK and has performed with Saskatoon Summer Players Productions as an ensemble member of Grease and Spamalot. She recently had the opportunity to portray Lily St. Regis in this summer’s production of Annie. Rachelle also had the privilege of performing in Ppl r Ppl's production of The Rocky Horror Show as The Usherette. She is a teacher by day and enjoys rollerblading, lifting weights, and hanging out with her dog. Rachelle would like to thank her friends and family for their continued support while she persues her passions for musical theatre.
We respectfully acknowledge that PPL R PPL Productions takes place on Treaty 6 territory and the traditional lands of First Nations and Métis people.