Mama and Her Boys
The fabulous talents of Ethan Paulini, Christopher Sidoli and Wendy Watson come together in this funny and poignant musical revue that explores the dynamic relationship between mothers, sons and families. Featuring an eclectic mix of 25 songs. From Broadway to Pop, Motown to Country, even disco. Don't miss this exciting new show that's got a little something for everyone.
Ethan Paulini is the creator, director and choreographer of Mama. You're currently on his website so if you want to know more just have a look around. Proud member AEA.
Christopher Sidoli is one of the original boys/creators of Mama and Her Boys. Off-Broadway he was in the original cast of the hit The Awesome 80's Prom (Webster Hall), June Again (EST), The Children of Children (Merkin Hall), and Mama and Her Boys (The Underground Theater). National/International 25th anniversary tour of CATS (Gus/Growltiger/Bustopher Jones). Regional productions include The Secret Garden (Archibald Craven), Side Show (Terry Connor), Kiss of the Spiderwoman (Gabriel), and Closer than Ever. His solo concert series Look to the Stars, a collaboration with John Thomas featuring new music by Lucy Simon, debuted in Provincetown in 2012 and is presented every summer. An album with the same title will be forthcoming this spring. This past summer he performed the roles of Gus/Growltiger/Bustopher Jones in CATS opposite Taylor Dayne at the Merry-Go-Round Playhouse. Graduate of Skidmore College, Filene Scholar. Proud member of AEA.
Erik Keiser is thrilled to be back with Mama and the family! Recent credits include How to Succeed... (Finch) at Theatre-by-the Sea, Legally Blonde (Padamadan/Nikos) at Stages St. Louis, and Sail Away (Barnaby) with Musicals Tonight. Erik was also seen as Ren McCormack in the 10th Anniversary National Tour of Footloose, and he recently originated the role of Keith Partridge in The Bardy Bunch: The War of the Families Partridge and Brady at FringeNYC. www.erikkeiser.com.
Sarah Kleeman is thrilled to be joining the Mama and Her Boys family. Her career has spanned both operatic and theatrical stages across the country as well as internationally. Operatically Sarah has performed with San Francisco Opera, Seattle Opera, Pittsburgh Opera as well as the Adriatic Chamber Music festival in Brindisi, Italy. Theatrically Sarah has performed with reputable companies and tours. Some of these credits include playing the adult women on the National Tour of Spring Awakening, performing with the Arden Theater Company in Philadelphia and being a member of the Weathervane Theater company in the summer of 2012. She has been awarded various honors and awards spanning from the classical world to Jazz including the Carol Vaness Award, the Young Artist of the Future Competition and the Reno Jazz Festival Outstanding Soloist Award. Sarah gives her love to her family and friends for all of their continued love and support. www.sarahkleeman.com
Lilli Wosk is a vocal coach and music director in NYC. She recently served as Musical Director of the Broadway National Tour of HAIR, which took her across America and also to Japan. She's also had the pleasure of MDing in the off-off world at Gallery Players, NY Theatre Barn, and Astoria Performing Arts Center. She teaches regularly at Berklee School Of Music Summer Intensive, Beacon High School, StageCoach, and loves to collaborate with other acting coaches and voice teachers in the area. Off-stage, she can be found at her private studio teaching voice and audition prep in Manhattan. www.lilliwoskmusic.com.
Steven Boyd Baker is thrilled to be apart of such an amazing company. He has a BFA from Elon University and is a proud member of AEA. He owns and runs Bennu Productions which has been involved in Broadway's Porgy and Bess (Tony Award) and Gore Vidal’s The Best Man. Other regional credit include Hairspray, Tommy, Hello Dolly, Beauty and the Beast. Much love and thanks to Bob and Kathy for there unwavering love and support.
Cristin J. Hubbard is an actress, singer, director and teacher originally from Michigan. She has lived and worked in NYC for 18 years and is looking forward to relocating to Seattle with her family this summer. She was most recently seen on Broadway as Madame Giry in The Phantom of the Opera and is delighted to be returning to the role this summer from June 30th-August 9th.
Her favorite jobs have always been the numerous readings of new musicals that she has done over the years - most recently, Brother Russia by John Dempsey and Dana Rowe and Only Anne by John Dietrich and Will Buck. She was an original cast member of The Pirate Queen on Broadway and has been employed over the years as an actor by various theaters all over the country. She loves cabaret, and Ethan, and Mama and Her Boys, and is delighted to be sharing the stage with them tonight!