Bill Bria (Jack) gothis BA from Fairfield University in Connecticut, and also studied in London atthe British American Drama Academy. He has been involved in a wide range oftheatrical and film projects, most recently in Original Binding's Killing Time,a dual role in Maltinsky: Play 1 at the SoHo Playhouse, a featured role onHBO's Boardwalk Empire, and Dead Guy at the Manhattan Repertory Theater. Billis also a founding member of Original Binding Productions (www.originalbinding.com),a writer of one-acts and screenplays, and records a (weekly?)podcast/sketch/variety show/blog with Jordan Swisher known as Oddcast (http://oddcast.tumblr.com).
Lori Kee (Seagull andco-director) is an award winning actress and director; she loves collaboratingon new works.
DIRECTING: December 2012, Tennessee a new play by JohnPatrick Shanley, which Lori originally directed the premier for Nylon Fusion,April 2012, was staged at the Labyrinth Theatre Company.
Other recent NYC directing credits: The Wilderness byJames McLindon (Gene Frankel), Youth Hostel by Alisha Silver(GF), The Pursuitof Happy Endings by Jack Karp (GF), Real Story by Sharon Talbot (GF),Couples Therapy by Matthew Growley, Pretty Fucking Perfect by Cassie Seinuk, Death, it Happens… (USM)* audience award, Paper Dragon – by AlishaSilver (MTS).Welcome to Television by Christine Toy Johnson (TGB-FAB), It's 3:45 am? That's Absurd. by Michael Birch (Red Room), BrickenSparacino’s: I’m Not Sure I liked the Way You Licked Me (MTS, USM) Are WeFreaks (Kraine); Tanforan by Christine Toy Johnson, The Experiment by BellaPoynton, Why by Andrea Kuchlewska (all TBG); Old Places by ElisaAbatsis (Naked Stages); CJ Ehrlich’s: Tuesdays in the Park (American Globe),Homespun Webs (WAHC); & Male Man (Medicine Show). Everything Will BeAlright by Tariq Hamami, Through the Looking Glass BMCC.
ACTING: Mary in, Frog in Boiling Water (Beckett Theatre),Lee Miller in, Magic Hour (Gene Frankel), This past June, Lori performed in a workshop production of According to the Chorus by Arlene Hutton(The Barrow Group); and is looking forward to an Off-Broadway production ofthat show in 2013. In May, she acted for the second year in the acting co. ofGone in 60, the International 1 minute play festival. Lori has appeared in indyfilms (Moving Mike, Jumpstart & others) and on TV (Days of Our Lives, Youngand the Restless, Parables & others) as well as in commercials, v.o., andnumerous regional theatre productions. She is a member of Fab Women, atThe Barrow Group—which focuses on work “for and about women."
Brandon Schraml (Pointythe Starfish/Benjamin) Has worked here in NYC and regionally in everything frommusicals, dramas and even all while riding a horse.
National Tours Include: Ring of Fire (young Johnny Cash) andEncore! NYC credits include: The Deathly Ones (Off-Broadway), Capt. Crash inCaptain Crash vs. Zorgwomen and Kurt Cobain in 27 Heaven. He just finishedworking on Urine town at the Secret Theater. You can read all about his filmwork at brandonschraml.com
Adam Sullivan (Neptune/)has been working in theater, interactive theater, and improvisation sincegraduating from Brandeis University in 1991. With commedia group ‘Lick theSpoon’ he directed and appeared in such plays as Pantalone’s War and Flavio’sOutlandish Whopper, here in New York City and upstate. He also produced,co-wrote and directed the Sterling Radio Showcase series of live radio theater(available on CD!). Favorite roles include Bruce in Beyond Therapy, TheProsecutor in Drama of Works' Puppet Kafka, and Stephen in Mac Rogers' HaveMercy at Manhattan Theatre Source. Adam also recently spent 5 years playingFrederic-Auguste Bartholdi, the creator of the Statue of Liberty, as aninteractive performance on Liberty Island. He is a member of the Actor’s EquityAssociation.
Bricken Sparacino(Little Girl/Co-director/producer) Bricken is an award winning/nominatedperformer, writer and director. She was one of nytheatre.com’s People of theYear ‘08.
You might recognize Bricken from last years “audience choiceaward winner” Death: it happens. A girls guide to death. Other highlightsinclude: the two person show, MEDICATION for the NYC Fringe Festival which wasselected by BACKSTAGE as a highlight for the theatre season. She was nominatedfor Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Musical for her original characterCherry On Top (Planet Connections). Her first solo show, I’m Not Sure I Like theWay You Licked Me, was a great success. The Wonder Twin in Are We Freaks(Frigid Festival), Senior News Anchor in Weekly Review (Caroline’s ComedyClub), Natalie in Lenny Bruce Lives Inside My Shirt (NJ REP), The CrossingGuard in Respect the Vest (24 hour PlayFun), Bridgeet Lolalolalo in AmericanTreacle (MITF). Bricken can be seen on the internet as part of the Key OfAwesome and AMCTV.com’s Sci-fi department. She is proud to be a part of theFrigid again this year representing in two shows! Sisters Grimm: Fables of theStage, began at 24 hour play fun and she is very happy it has grown to be aplay. You can see more of her directing in “36 Hours” at the Under St. MarksTheater. Go to www.bricken.orgto read more.
Derby Thomas (Giant)is super pumped to be making his Frigid Festival debut and even more excited tobe working again with Bricken. He recently appeared in Wing Women the Serieswhich you can view on your internets at home. He asks that you not be confusedby the fact that he's actually playing a straight character for once. www.derbythomas.com
Amy E. Witting(Playwright) has had over twenty productions performed both OFF and OFF-OFFBroadway. She is currently enrolled in Hunter College’s MFA programstudying under Mark Bly and Tina Howe. She is from the underrated stateof New Jersey,owns three crock-pots, and makes one mean lasagna. You can see her otherplay “36 Hours” in this festival at the Under St. Marks Theater. She is verygrateful to be working with this wonderful cast and crew. www.amywitting.com www.awecreativegroup.com
ElisabethA. Furtado (Stage Manager): Born and raised in Massachusetts,this Portuguese Princess with a kick, has been performing since she portrayedthe letter G, Gooey Gum, in her kindergarten alphabet play. lizz hasco-starred as the "go to primetime butch gal" on such showsas Rescue Me, 30 Rock, Law and Order: SVU, Law and Order: Criminal Intent,and can be seen singing Air Supply classics in the feature film, The AccidentalHusband with Uma Thurman, Jeffrey Dean Morgan, and IsabellaRossellini. She can also be seen all across the US, and herliving room, performing her stand up comedy and sketch. She is a memberof the Actors Alliance Studio in NYC. In addition to performing, lizz isa private comedy coach and a Reverend...yes, she can marry you! Look forinformation soon about her upcoming 1 woman show: www.bleepsandgiggles.com . She ishappy and proud to be working with this amazing bunch of peeps!