Original FringeNYC Cast
Eric Bermudez is thrilled to be a part of Starcrossed at FringeNYC 2018! He’s a recent graduate of Marymount Manhattan College where he received his BFA in Acting. Recent credits include Captain Horster in An Enemy of the People and Ketch Freeman in Our Country’s Good. Eric is excited to be making his NYC Theatre debut with Ticking Clock Theatre! www.ericbermudez.com
Born and raised in Perth, Australia, Connor is an actor, director & producer that has worked in Australia, the UK and the US. Connor recently played Crankee the Crocodile in the Off-Broadway musical, Endangered! at The Davenport Theatre. Some recent credits include: Peter Pan (Piper Theatre); Precious Little Talent (NY Premiere) directed by George Heslin; Me and the Girls: A Noel Coward Musical (Understudy to Alan Cumming) written & directed by Douglas Carter Beane; Pinocchio (Opposite Matthew Broderick) in Fairy Cakes (MTC Reading); Macbeth directed by Rory McGregor (Columbia Stages) and Partners directed by Ethan Heard. He is a graduate of The NY Academy Company (3-year conservatory program) at The American Academy of Dramatic Arts.
Byron was born and raised in Houston, TX! He graduated with an MFA from the Actors Studio Drama School. He is pleased to be making his return to FringeNYC. Recent roles include James Vane in The Picture of Dorian Gray (The Heights Players) and John Merrick in The Elephant Man (Rockaway Theatre Company). Love to my wife Karen and our newborn son, Thomas! Daddy loves you! www.byronhagan.com
Understudy for Tybalt and Mercutio
Seth Hatch is very excited to be a part of Starcrossed! Off-Broadway: Kid Frankenstein. Regional: James and the Giant Peach (James), Footloose, My Fair Lady, Joseph... Tour: Echoes (Merry-Go-Round Youth Tour. A million thanks to Rachel and the entire Starcrossed team!
A graduate of Vancouver Film School's Writing For Film and Television program, Rachel has been working in the arts since she was nine years old. Produced works include The God Machine (Web series), Shadows on the Hill (Musical), and is currently in production of her immersive dive into the mind of J.M Barrie shadowplay, opening at Access Theater in TriBeCa on November 23rd (theshadowplaynyc.com) Rachel is also an accomplished performer and director, and recently completed her Royal Academy of Dance Intermediate Exam, with which she passed with Merit. This is Rachel's New York City debut as a playwright.
Production Stage Manager
Hannah is excited to bring her years of theater and film experience to the world of Shakespeare. Theater Credits: Stage Managing for Boston University's BU on Broadway, Technician at the Riverside Center for Performing Arts, Props on the national tour of Paw Patrol Live: Race to the Rescue. Film/Television: Blacklist, The Predator, Ice, Sweet Virginia, Juggernaut.
Kayleigh met writer/director Rachel Garnet two years ago, and has always admired Rachel’s impressive and wildly imaginative writing. Kayleigh lives in Brooklyn with her boyfriend, Noah, who she thanks for all of his support. Thank you to our awesome team, and of course Rachel for bringing her along on this journey. Kayleigh enjoys acting and being outdoors when she is not busy producing! kayleighshuler.com.
David Kahawaii IV
David is an NYC based director and recent graduate of Fordham University's Directing Program. Fordham Directing Credits include Bent, The Nether, and Tyler! a musical horror, a new musical by Franco Giacomarra. New York Credits include This Way Out (Strawberry One-Act Festival, Best Director Nomination), Meadows (Hudson Guild Theater), Duo/Trio (The Motor Company) and The North American Premiere of Taste of Love by Taiwanese playwright Zhan Zie. He has also worked on readings and workshops with HERE Arts Center, Abingdon Theatre Company, New York Live Arts and is a member of the 2018-19 SDC Observership Class. In addition to his stage work, David produced and acted in the upcoming Web series Extra created by Josh Fulton and is currently developing a short film with actress Maddy Baker. Many thanks to Rachel and the entire cast and creative team!