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Drew Leigh Williams as Alison Bechdel and Daniel Krell as Bruce Bechdel

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Nuala Cleary as Medium Alison Bechdel, Essence Stiggers as Joan, and Drew Leigh Williams as Alison Bechdel

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Drew Leigh Williams as Alison Bechdel and Daniel Krell as Bruce Bechdel

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"You ready to go for that drive?"
"You ready to go for that drive?"

Drew Leigh Williams as Alison Bechdel and Daniel Krell as Bruce Bechdel

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It All Comes Back
It All Comes Back

Drew Leigh Williams as Alison Bechdel

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The Alisons
The Alisons

Livia Rocco as Small Alison Bechdel, Drew Leigh Williams as Alison Bechdel, and Nuala Cleary as Medium Alison Bechdel

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"You ready to go for that drive?"
"You ready to go for that drive?"

Drew Leigh Williams as Alison Bechdel and Daniel Krell as Bruce Bechdel

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Grand Hotel INFORMATION

 

It is 1928. 1920s extravagance and opulence sweep across the stage of Berlin's Grand Hotel. The world is between wars, the stock market is booming, Berlin is the center of high life and optimism rules the day. However, underneath it all, much is happening with the Grand Hotel's illustrious clients. Inspired by Vicki Baum's period novel, issues of life and death, financial ruin, love and murder converge as people come and go through the lobby of the Grand Hotel. From esteemed book writer, Luther Davis and distinguished composer-lyricist team of Robert Wright and George Forrest, this seamless musical won multiple Tony and Drama Desk Awards in 1990 and ran for over 1000 performances on Broadway.

The cast of Grand hotel

Scott P. Calhoon

Director

Douglas Levine

Music Director

Danny Herman

Rocker Verastique

Choreographers

Daniel Krell*

General Director Preysing

Scott Pearson*

Baron Felix von Gaigern

Daina Michelle Griffith*

Elizaveta Grushinskaya

Elizabeth Miller

Flaemmchen

Jason Swauger

Otto Kringelein

David Ieong 

Zinnowitz/Witt

Kristin Conrad

Raffaela

Christy Rodibaugh

Madam Pee Pee

Jeremy Spoljarick

Rhona

Gavin Carnahan 

Sandor/Chauffer

Ryan Hadbavny

Colonel Doctor Otternschlag

Sam Marzella

Erik

Ashley Harmon 

Telephone Operators

Carolyn Jerz

Telephone Operators

Grant Braden

Bolero Dancer

Jacob Musgrove

Scullery Worker

Matthew Diston

Jimmy 1

Malcolm McGraw

Jimmy 2

Kaylie Wallace

Telephone Operators

Mikaela Kapeluck

Bolero Dancer

Alex Podolinski

Scullery Worker

Patrick Mizzoni

Swing/Ensemble

MaTia Martin

Swing/Ensemble

Corisa Saitta

Bellhop

Leah Prestogeorge 

Bellhop

Anthony Marino, Jr

Bellhop

Eamonn McElfresh

Bellhop

↓ Read the Reviews ↓

“…Kudo’s to Front Porch Theatricals for another outstanding production and for sharing your vision of Grand Hotel with Pittsburgh. Leon would be proud.”

“For sheer uplifting entertainment and enjoyment done well, Front Porch Theatricals’s Grand Hotel is an escape from the mundane into a fantasy world peopled by an array of vibrant characters…”

“All of the cast are standouts in their roles, something a bit surprising in a company so large. Not to be overlooked is their musical talent. These are seasoned performers who sing with exceptional talent, supported by a fine orchestra under the direction of Douglas Levine.”

“…this show is a lost gem, one of those staged-to-the-tiniest-detail mega-musicals that has been lost to history.”

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