Liliana Baxter (Ensemble) is 13 years old and homeschooled. She enjoys anime and is learning to play the ukulele. Liliana was most recently seen in Shrek Jr., but has been in several LOT shows before that.
Amy Norris (Ensemble) has been playing piano since she was 6 1/2 years old. She played the drums and is currently enjoying playing the ukulele. Amy has been in several LOT productions but her favorite role was Mrs. Gulch in The Wizard of Oz.
David M. Sanborn (book, music, lyrics, Haversham) Co-Writer/Composer: Judah Ben-Hur, King David, Anne of Green Gables, Very Best Time of the Year, Yeshua. Acting credits include Broadway/Off Broadway tours: Amazing Grace (Captain Billingsley), Forever Paid (Sparky/Smudge, u/s), King David (King David).
Beth Umstead (Mellon) is making her Live Oak Theatre debut in this production. However, she has plenty of theatrical and musical training from the University of the Arts in Philadelphia as well as earning her B.A. in Music from San Diego State University. Beth plays piano and violin, and she taught music in private schools in San Diego and Charlotte, NC for years. She is married and has two children. Most of all, she is excited to be in a production with her very talented daughter, Kaylee!
Kaylee Umstead (Ensemble) is 14 years old and in the 9th grade. When not on the stage Kaylee knows French, enjoys riding and jumping horses, and is writing a book. Kayle is homeschooled with Abeka Academy. She previously appeared on the Live Oak stage in Oliver! Jr. last month.
Esther Witherell (Ensemble) is 9 years old and acted in Live Oak Theatre's The Best Christmas Pageant Ever. She has participated in summer theatre camps and a dance camp at LOT, as well. She has sung solos and with a children's choir at church and played a lead role in a church musical. Esther enjoys singing, story-telling, history and math.