CAST

Alec Irion - Jack

Player's Theatre debut! Proud survivor of BWMT18. Many thanks to the cast and crew of Heist! for their leadership and verve! Special thanks to Cecilia, my true partner in crime to whom I owe my life and give my love. Agent: The Talent House; Manager: Tony Cloer, Blue Ridge Entertainment alecirion.com

Blair Medina - Patricia

Blair Medina is making her New York debut! Graduate of Texas State University (BFA in Musical Theatre 2018). Regional: Jesus Christ Superstar (Mary Magdalene), Guys and Dolls (Theatre Under the Stars), Xanadu (Theatre Under the Stars). All the love and gratitude to my TX State family, the Heist! creative team, and my beautiful family! www.blairmedina.com @blair_medina

James Cella - Chris/Miles

James is incredibly excited to be working with so many wonderful people on Heist! Favorite roles include Leo/Maxine in Leading Ladies, Tony in Dial M For Murder (Millbrook Playhouse) and the Cowardly Lion in Wizard of Oz (Gretna Theatre). He is a graduate of NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts. Endless thanks to Michael, Alex, James and Jenna for fearlessly creating and leading us through this delightful new show. MMDBM—All my love! www.jamescella.com
Claire Leyden - Cynthia

Claire Leyden is a classically-trained soprano with a passion for the Musical Theater “crossover” repertoire, and is delighted to be joining the Heist! team as Cynthia! Claire has performed various roles with the College Light Opera Company, Victor Herbert Renaissance Project Live, New York Opera Collaborative, Village Light Opera Group, New Rochelle Opera, Teatro Lirico d’Europa, the Axelrod Performing Arts Center, and the Narnia Festival. She is a frequent concert soloist, and will make her Carnegie Hall debut in the Spring of 2019. Claire studies voice with Andrea DelGiudice and is a proud graduate of Williams College. www.claireleyden.com


Patricia Sabulis - Cath

Patricia is so excited to be a part of this production of Heist!  Off-Broadway: Friends! The Musical Parody(Rachel Green), Revolting Rhymes, Chatauqua. Paradise Theater Corkscrew Festival: Cradle Two Grave, Ambition: The American Female Serial Killer Musical(Jane Toppan). As always, thanks to my family (biological and chosen) and to my physical therapists. www.patriciasabulis.com @trishysabs

Cordara Newson - Gil

Cordara Newson is a Shreveport, Louisiana native. He graduated from Southern Arkansas University with his bachelors and master’s degrees. As a student he participated in several productions including The Fantasticks, The Six Who Where There, Twelfth Night, and Lucky Stiff. At SAU, Mr. Newson was inducted into Alpha Psi Omega for his outstanding contribution to the Theater Department. Other acting credits include: Ragtime (Booker T. Washington - 2014 Audience Choice Award, Favorite Featured Male), A Christmas Story the Musical, Tarzan the Musical, Bonnie & Clyde (The Preacher - 2015 Audience Choice Award, Favorite Featured Male), Shrek the Musical, Godspell, Grease, The Colored Museum, Crowns, and most recently Sister Act. Love you moma! Jeremiah 29:1

Chris Bober - Yevgeny

Chris Bober is excited to be making his off-Broadway debut at the Players Theatre with Heist! He's a Rider University alumnus. Currently residing in New York, Chris is pursuing a career as an actor. His interests outside of acting are fitness, mindfulness, and gratitude. Chris dedicates his performances to his family and friends for their unwavering support. Esse Quam Videri. @thechrisbober


Alicia Thomas - Vicki/Ensemble

Alicia Thomas is a Detroit native. She was recently seen in The Producers-American Stage. Off-Broadway: Raisin, Holiday Beat, What They’ll Remember… Regional: Dreamgirls (Lorrell), A Raisin in the Sun (Beneatha), Holly Jolly. Reading/Workshop: Whatever the Weather by Owen Panettieri, Super by Shann Smith. While obtaining her BA at Bradley University some productions include 1/3 rd of a Nation-directed by Sean Graney, The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee. She is a proud alumnus of Mosaic Youth Theatre of Detroit. She is dramatically fanatic for you to see Heist! Many thanks to her momma bear. Let your let shine… -Matthew 5:16 @itsme_alicia_

Kable Barnhart - Bartender/Ensemble

Kable Barnhart, originally from the great Potato state of Idaho, moved to NYC in the fall of 2016 and has fallen in love with the city ever since. Theatre: Saturday Night Fever (Arizona Broadway Theatre), Naked Boys Singing Tour, Thoroughly Modern Millie (Broadway Rose Theatre), Disney’s The Little Mermaid (Coeur D’Alene Summer theatre), Meredith Wilson’s The Music Man (Coeur D’Alene Summer Theatre). BFA in Musical Theatre from Central Washington University. All the love to Mom and Dad.

Chandler Converse - Betty/Ensemble

Chandler has been a part of over 20 professional productions and national tours including High School Musical, Joseph... and The Sound of Music. Recipient of the U.S. Surgeon General’s Medallion, Prudential Spirit of Community Medallion and U.S. Presidential Volunteer Service Award. She addressed the U.S. Congress, national summits, and broadcast audiences to champion healthier lifestyles for American students.Chandler holds a B. A. from Agnes Scott College where she received the Merit and Nanette Hopkins Music scholarships as well as the proud President of her class. Chandler currently lives in NYC where she is a choreographer, director and a teaching artist.

Javier' Fox - Mike/Ensemble

Javier’ Fox is excited to be making his professional theater debut at The Players Theater, in the new musical Heist! This fall, Javier’ will be a senior at NYU Tisch School of the Arts, studying musical theatre at the New Studio on Broadway. He’ll be starting the year off in the StageWorks’ MainStage premier of a new Hip-Hop musical, Once Upon A Rhyme, as the lead role, Prince. Past theatre credits include: The World in the Moon (Ecclitico), The Colored Museum (Walter-Lee/Waiter), and Swing! (Featured Dancer). Javier’ is extremely excited for the future ahead and can’t wait to enter the “real world.” www.javiertalorfox.com

Mark