Come see Todd Parkhurst in Remembrance

Todd Parkhurst must have acting in his blood. He calls acting his avocation for “the past 60 years.” He hasn’t been playing the role of Seneca Paris in ArLynn Leiber Presser’s Remembrance quite that long, but he did originate the role and has played it many time since. That of course makes Seneca his favorite […]

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Come see Caryl Davidson in Remembrance

Caryl will be playing Georgia Smith in the Jan. 29-31 performances of ArLynn Leiber Presser’s Remembrance at the Noyes Cultural Arts Center in Evanston.

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Come see Greg Johnson in Remembrance

Asked what his dream role would be, he says “any Charlie Chaplin short,” which were silent films and so would have no lines to memorize.

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Come see Ayden Lopez in Remembrance

Ayden Lopez has loved acting since he was a child, so it’s little surprise he is making a second appearance as a character in ArLynn Leiber Pressser’s Remembrance this Jan. 29-31 at the Noyes Cultural Arts Center in Evanston. Ayden also was in Remembrance during performances held last April in Winnetka when he played an […]

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Come see John N. Frank in Remembrance

John will be reprising his role as Michael in ArLynn Leiber Presser’s Remembrance Jan. 29-31 at the Noyes Cultural Arts Center in Evanston.

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Come see Stephen Cavill as Dan Shanower in Remembrance

Stephen Cavill got into acting because he not only enjoys being on stage, but he also likes “emotionally impacting others,” he says. His favorite role to date has been as a detective in a school play in his younger days. When asked what his ideal role would be in any film or play ever made, […]

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Bryan Jansyn on acting

Bryan Jansyn knew he wanted to be an actor when he was in his junior year of college. He had been studying film editing, but wasn’t feeling the passion — until a classmate asked him to be in their student film Watch Bryan talk more about his dream role and his favorite role to date […]

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Why Gina Palmer became an actor

Gina Palmer loves to play pretend, so it was only natural that she got into acting, says the actor who plays Sarah in the upcoming 2nd Act Players production of Boys in the Basement. Does Gina have a dream role she wants to play? Find out by watching her discuss acting and her feelings about […]

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Why Bailey Lawrence became an actor

Acting means making people feel emotions while they watch her on stage or in film, says Bailey Lawrence, who will be playing Chrissy in Boys in the Basement this November 6-15. What would be Bailey’s dream role? Lady MacBeth, of course. Bailey believes in the Chicago maxim make no little plans. Watch what else Bailey has to […]

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