Directed by Lisa Paynter

Congratulations to the cast of “The Wedding Singer” (see below). We want to sincerely thank everyone who came out to audition.

We are going to get a jump on the music, so we will be having a rehearsal THIS SUNDAY, AUGUST 19, 7-9:30pm, at the YOUTH THEATRE LOCATION (1210 S. Main St, North Canton, OH 44720, in the same plaza as A Time to Dance, BOGO & Ro’s Custard Stand)

On MONDAY, AUGUST 20, we will have an informational meeting, where you will receive your rehearsal schedule and other important information. If you are 17 or under, one parent must attend this one hour meeting.  After the meeting, we will rehearse until 9pm.

All cast members MUST EMAIL LISA to accept or decline their role by this Wednesday at 5pm.

Thank you and we are looking forward to having lots of fun with “The Wedding Singer!!”

Lisa Paynter, Director
Saylor Tucker, Production Assistant



ROBBIE HART: Jonathan Semrau
SAMMY: Cade VanNatta
GEORGE: Ben Wykoff
HOLLY: Ashley Burtscher
GLEN GUGLIA: Dane West & Tyler Jensen
ROSIE: Moriah Wood
LINDA: Klaire Vandegrift (Other roles: Wedding Guest, Loser Bridesmaid, Club Goer, Office Employee)
ANGIE: Alyssa Miller (Other roles: Wedding Guest, Relative Guest, Shopper, Club Goer, Cyndi Lauper Impersonator)


AWESOME ENSEMBLE (in alphabetic order)

Tyler Arbogast: Groom 1 (Harold); Priest; Father of the Bride; Shopper; Bouncer; Dream Guy; Bum; Billy Idol Impersonator

Matthew Auman: David; Mookie; Groom 2 (Shane); Club Goer; Office Employee; Dream Guy, Bar Patron

Kamri Beard: Bride 1 (Debbie); Large Lady Loser; Shopper; Club Goer; Office Employee; Tina Turner Impersonator

Aidan Blackburn: Wedding Guest; Waiter #2; Loser Groomsman; Relative Guest; Shopper; Club Goer; Office Employee; Bar Patron

Lauren Durr: Wedding Guest; Tiffany; Loser at Table 9; Club Goer; Glen’s Girl; Imelda Marcos Impersonator

Will Floyd: Wedding Guest; Waiter #1; Relative Guest; Mall walker; Club Goer; Bar Patron

Sophia Hennessy: Bridesmaid; Mother of the Bride; Relative Guest; Shopper; Club Goer; Office Employee; Glen’s Girl; Airline Agent

Matilda Pablo: Wedding Guest; Loser at Table 9; Bridal shop girl; Club Goer; Office Employee

Alec Pilati: Groomsman; Wedding Guest; Jared Shapiro; Mall walker; Club Goer; Bar Patron

Jason Ruppert: Cousin Steve; Donny; Bartender 1; Dream Guy; Ricky the Bartender; Ronald Reagan Impersonator

Porter Sloane: Groomsman; Best Man; Relative Guest; Shopper; Club Goer; Office Employee; Bar Patron

Elli Spicer: Bridesmaid; “Pop” Girl; Sideburns Lady Loser; Bridal shop girl; Club Goer; Office Employee

Grace Sykes: Mother of the Bride; Bridesmaid; “Pop” Girl; Bridesmaid; Sales Clerk; Club Goer; Office Employee

Kosta Volas: Uncle Lou; Bad Haircut Guy Loser; Relative Guest; Shopper; Club Goer; Office Employee; Dream Guy; Glen’s Friend; Hulk Hogan Impersonator

Ava Wadley: Wedding Guest; Crystal; Bride 2 (Donetella); Club Goer; Office Employee

Gracie Warden: Wedding Guest; “Pop” Girl; Relative Guest; Shopper; Club Goer; Office Employee; Glen’s Girl


Check Back Frequently for Audition Announcements

WHO: The NCP performs shows that involve cast members from 6-96!

WHEN: Auditions are typically at the NCP Main Stage or Youth Theater.

PREPARATION: We’ll let you know. Sometimes there’s no preparation and other times we ask you to sing, dance and/or read a part.



Email us if you have questions.


From inception to present, the North Canton Playhouse Center for Performing Arts continually strives to give something back to the wonderful North Canton community, by bringing quality entertainment and enrichment into the area. North Canton Playhouse is Extraordinary Community Theatre!


We weave an educational component – for youth and adults – into every production.


As a community partner, the North Canton Playhouse strives to enrich North Canton and surrounding areas.


Every show is packed full of fun and fantasy! Check out our calendar for an upcoming performance.


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