) During her gymnastics career, Cathy won numerous international medals- including eight gold- and in 1998, she was inducted into the International Gymnastics Hall of Fame. When Cathy retired from the sport, she joined ABC Sports for 18 years, providing expert commentary on the sport of gymnastics around the world. During this time, ABC's venerable Wide World of Sports named her one of "America's Most Influential Women in Sports." After seven years of intense vocal and theatrical training, she embarked on a new career in performing arts. National and regional tour credits include: Annie Get Your Gun, Meet Me In St. Louis, South Pacific, Paint Your Wagon, The Unsinkable Molly Brown, Silvia, and Steel Magnolias. On Broadway, she starred as the title role in Peter Pan in 1991 and 1998, and in Seussical the Musical as Cat-In-The-Hat in 2002. Cathy has been honored with the National Broadway Theatre Award, "Ovation" Lifetime Achievement Award (the West Coast version of a "Tony") and the 2004 Distinguished Lifetime Service Award from The League of American Theatres and Producers. In 1991, Cathy was nominated for the Tony Award for Best Leading Actress in a Musical when she starred in the 35th Anniversary production of Peter Pan on Broadway. In addition to multiple Tony nominations, Peter Pan also garnered several Emmy nominations, and a win, when A&E filmed the show for television broadcast in 2001. She recently finished filming An American Girl: McKenna Shoots for the Stars, which was released in July 2012. Cathy and her husband, Tom McCoy, are Executive Producers of the McCoy Rigby Entertainment Series at La Mirada Theatre for the Performing Arts in La Mirada, California. They have successfully produced 18 seasons, and have launched several national touring productions including: Jekyll & Hyde, Jesus Christ Superstar, Peter Pan, Camelot and Happy Days, the Musical. The McCoy Rigby Conservatory of the Arts in Yorba Linda, California provides students with an opportunity to find their creative outlet, whether it be acting, dancing, singing, art or playwriting. She is very passionate about, and involved in two charities- Discovery Arts (www.discoveryarts.com
) and her Non Profit, McCoy Rigby Arts (www.mccoyrigbyarts.com
). After two Olympics, 18 years as a sports commentator, a successful entertainment career, 4 kids, 4 grandkids and 30 years of marriage to the same man, Cathy spends much of her spare time as a motivational speaker on the topics of nutrition & wellness, and The Art of Reinventing Yourself.
) Broadway: Chicago, Annie Get Your Gun opposite Reba McEntire, Dance A Little Closer, Grand Hotel, Candide, Brigadoon, West Side Story. Off Broadway: Hannibal Lecter in Silence! The Musical, Closer Than Ever, March of the Falsettos, The Time of Cuckoo and Portrait of Jenny. West End: Kiss Me, Kate (Olivier nomination) filmed for PBS and Grand Hotel. Regional: Phantom in Phantom: The Las Vegas Spectacular, Ben in Follies (Chicago Shakespeare Theater), Leading Ladies, Annie Get Your Gun opposite Cathy Rigby, Chicago (L.A. Drama Critics Award). Solo recordings: The Alan Jay Lerner Album, The Kander and Ebb Album, and Christmas Mornings, plus numerous other recordings. Brent has appeared as a soloist with many prestigious symphonies around the world. Feature Film/Television: "The Producers," "Longtime Companion," "Hercules," "All My Children." www.BrentBarrett.com.
(Mrs. Darling/Mermaid/Grown-Up Wendy
) Broadway: Guys and Dolls (Sarah Brown), original company of Stephen Sondheim's Into the Woods (Cinderella), Jerry's Girls. Other credits: Six Wives and Philamon, Jekyll and Hyde original pre-Broadway workshop. Regional: Muny, Barrington Stage, Berkshire Theatre Festival, American Repertory Theater, Birmingham, Goodspeed and The Old Globe. Television: "The Cosby Murder Mysteries," "All My Children," and "The Guiding Light." She starred in Tarzan in Manhattan on CBS, the PBS "Great Performances" presentation of Into the Woods and a lot of television commercials. She currently resides in Springfield, Missouri with her husband, actor Robert Westenberg, and their three children.
) is thrilled to be back after making her making her Equity debut with last year's tour! Previous credits include Johanna in the Fulton Theatre's production of Sweeney Todd, Olive Ostrovsky in …Spelling Bee, Cornelia in Pirates!, and Rapunzel in Into The Woods (twice!) . In 2010 she was the proud recipient of the Young Talent Award from the Kurt Weill Foundation's Lotte Lenya Competition. Krista holds a B.F.A. in Musical Theatre from Emerson College. www.kristabuccellato.com.
HADLEY BELLE MILLER
) is 8 years old and is excited to work with such a talented cast and crew. Hadley's credits include Tiny Tim in A Christmas Carol, Gretl in Sound of Music, Molly in Annie, Eve in Yo Ho Ho, A Pirate's Christmas, Ida in Honk, and Sally Brown in You're A Good Man, Charlie Brown. Hadley would like to thank McCoy Rigby Entertainment for this opportunity and hopes everyone enjoys the show! www.hadleybellemiller.com
) is thrilled to be a part of the Peter Pan cast. She is eight years old and recently played the role of Molly in Annie. Her hobbies include rock collecting, doing cartwheels and playing spy games with her three brothers. Sophie would like to thank McCoy Rigby Entertainment and her family for allowing her to have this amazing opportunity.
(John Darling, Peter Pan u/s
) couldn't be happier to be back in Neverland! Previous credits include: Anna in Spring Awakening, Logainne in 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee, and Gertrude in Seussical ! Thanks to Tom and Cathy for this opportunity, to the cast for being so overwhelmingly warm and welcoming, and to her friends and family for their endless support. Love you!
JAMES LEO RYAN
) Broadway/National Tours: Rooster in Annie, Claquesous in Les Miserables, Pete in Show Boat and Reuben in Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat. Los Angeles: Jigger in Carousel, John the Baptist in Mask, Ethan in The Full Monty and Willard in Footloose. Concerts: Carousel (Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra) and Jubilee (Carnegie Hall). Regional Theater: Sharpe in Equivocation, Ellard in The Foreigner, Peachy in The Last Night of Ballyhoo, Leo in The Little Foxes and Georgie in The Last Mass at St. Casimir's. Television: "CSI," "Germany's Next Top Model," "Medium," "Numb3rs," "The Shield," "ER," "Six Feet Under," "Charmed" and "Hannah Montana." Television movies: Though None Go With Me and Haunted Prison. Film: Species lll, Death Row and Psycho Beach Party.
) is so excited to be returning to the role of Tiger Lily in her 2nd National Tour of Peter Pan! Regional theatre credits include: Evita; All Shook Up; Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat; and Hello, Dolly. Jenna would like to thank her friends and family for all their love and support, you know who you are!
(Twin #1, u/s Slightly
) aka Joven Calloway, is having a dream come true being a part of the Peter Pan family! He sends his love and gratitude to Glenn Casale, Patti Colombo, Michael Einfeld Management, Mcdonald Selznick Associates, McCoy Rigby Entertainment, Julia Flores Casting and to his family, Jaime, Gloria, Jasmine, Mallory and Brian. Favorite credits include: Aluminum Show, CATS, Flower Drum Song, Guys and Dolls, Miss Saigon, Beauty and the Beast, Seven Brides for Seven Brothers.
MARC ANDREW NUÑEZ
) is excited and beyond grateful to be on tour again with this magical show. Theatre: Cabaret, The King and I. Dance: Rihanna (2008 MTV VMAs), BARE Dance Company, Boogiezone Entity. Marc graduated from the University of California, Irvine (Dance Performance, BFA; Excellence in Choreography). Marc teaches dance nationwide. Proud member of AEA. Thanks Cathy, Tom, MRE, Julia Flores, DDO, and JVDC. Love to Mom, Jay, Othello, friends, family. For Dad RIP. Twitter @GoodAfterNunez.
(Slightly Soiled, John u/s
) Proud member of AEA and ACTRA. Theatre Credits include: A Chorus Line, Anne of Green Gables, Hairspray, The Full Monty, West Side Story, T.V./Film: "Q.A.F" (Young Michael), Both Sides Now, Swap T.V.(Host). Thank you to my family and friends for their love and support. EVE. TTMAB. www.danewagner.com.
(Tootles, Jane, Wendy u/s, Mrs. Darling/Mermaid/Grown Up Wendy u/s
) Carly is overjoyed to be back in Neverland! Carly graduated from UCLA with a BA in Theater (Musical Theater Emphasis). Recent credits: Peter Pan Nat'l Tour 2011 (Tootles, Jane, u/s Wendy), The Fantasticks! (Luisa), Pazzazz! The Musical (Ethel) and Loving Repeating (Woman 1). Thanks to her family/friends, Jodie Bowman (BBR), Julia Flores, AEA, Kevin Frawley, #TeamShred and everyone involved in Peter Pan for this chance to fly again! www.CarlyBracco.com
) is so humbled and honored to be a part of this magical production. Favorite credits include Miss Saigon (Yvette), A Chorus Line (Connie), 2 productions of Cats (Victoria & Sillabub). Film/TV: Pirates of the Caribbean 4: On Stranger Tides (Mermaid), Pretty Little Liars (Bridget), and Touch (Hong). Love to everyone. Everyone in the World. Thank you Universe!! www.BetyLe.com
MICHAEL A. SHEPPERD
) Broadway: Little Shop of Horrors. Off-Broadway: Reunion. National Tours: Caroline, or Change; Five Guys Named Moe. Regional: Steppenwolf, Victory Gardens, San Diego Rep, ICT, George Street Playhouse, Colony, Northlight and many others. Recent TV: "Monk," "Wizards of Waverly Place," "Criminal Minds," "Children's Hospital," "NCIS." Proud Member of Actor's Equity!
(Cecco, u/s Smee
) (SAG-AFTRA, AEA) Joseph is a proud member of Los Angeles's famed, award winning Troubadour Theatre Co. He was a member of Garry Marshall's original Happy Days National Tour, appeared on "Frasier", and in Madonna's 'American Life' music video. @KeaneKong
(Pirate, u/s Hook u/s Starkey
) Broadway: Peter Pan (and also film version) (Starkey, Hook u/s). Nat. Tours/Regional/Other: Peter Pan - International Music Festival of Macao (Captain Hook), Les Miserables (Valjean), Hairspray (Edna), Disney's Tarzan (Kerchak), Disney's Beauty and the Beast (Gaston), Evita (Che), Seussical (Horton), Star Trek: Deep Space Nine (Lt. Ch'Targh). For: Mom, Pop, Donnie, and Dipsy! www.samzeller.com
(Female Indian, u/s Tiger Lily/Liza
) is looking forward to her first journey through Neverland on her first national tour! Based out of Los Angeles, CA, she's a professional dancer, choreographer, instructor & judge. Many thanks to all who made this dream possible with your unconditional love & support.
National Tour: Disney's The Lion King
. Credits: "Conan," "True Blood," "SYTYCD," "Broadway Bares." Training: Juilliard B.F.A., NCSA, AMDA. He is honored to join the Cathy Rigby is Peter Pan
Tour. www.anthonybryant.org www.youtube.com/antbryant1
) Cameron is thankful to be a part of this inspiring show. He has had the pleasure of working with Ms. Rigby previously in both Peter Pan and Seussical the Musical. Endless thanks to Cathy and Patti Colombo. Gratitude also to Mom, Dad, and Alexis for their unwavering support and love.
) Theatrical Credits Include: Musical Theater West's CATs (Coricopat), The LA Opera's Eugene Onegin (Dance Swing) and Tokyo Disney's One Man's Dream (Prince Charming). TV/Commercial credits include: "Glee" (FOX Network) and Multi-V (Nature Made).
) Born and raised in Hawaii. Has been seen on stage, television, and the Glee Live national tour. Kalen is extremely thankful to join this family. Mahalo to his ohana and Bloc for all their support! www.KalenSakima.com www.SakimaProductions.org
(Nana/Croc/Bill Jukes/Fight Captain
) is a native of Chandler, Oklahoma and is so happy to be a part of this amazing show! His favorite characters include Dr. Frank-N-Furter, Sister Mary Leo, Kenickie and Snoopy. "Thank you family for your love and support! Miss you Pop!'
(Female Swing, u/s Twin 1&2, Curly, Tootles/Jane, Wendy
) is excited to be back in Neverland! Her favorite roles include Sandy in Grease!, Sally in You're a Good Man Charlie Brown, Minnie Faye in Hello Dolly!, and Puck in A Midsummer Night's Dream. "Love you family!"
(Male Swing, Dance Captain, u/s Nana, Crocodile, Bill Jukes, Cecco
) Broadway: Beauty and the Beast. London: Show Boat (Frank Schultz). Tours/Regional: Peter Pan with Cathy Rigby; Cats; A Chorus Line; Kiss of the Spiderwoman; Kiss Me, Kate; White Christmas; On The Town; Chicago. For Mom.