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Cast Announced for HELLO, DOLLY! at Loveland Stage Company

LSC_logoLoveland Stage Company is proud to announce the cast for its upcoming production of HELLO, DOLLY! running March 4-20th, 2022.

The cast includes:

  • Melinda Hubbard as Dolly Levi
  • Gary Glass as Horace Vandergelder
  • Kyle Rosa as Cornelius Hackl
  • Corey Meyer as Barnaby Tucker
  • Stephanie Mackris as Irene Molloy
  • Abby Farmer as Minnie Fay
  • Micah Davis as Ambrose Kemper
  • Maria Keller as Ermengarde
  • Keilah L.S. Boone as Ernestina Money
  • John McInerney as Rudolf Reisenweber
  • Ensemble: Izy Jones, Phyllis Wene, Jake Moore, Donna Treinen, Ben Essex, Nora Hibbard, Lee Vest Emily Hughes, Norm Lewis, Stevie Chandler, Elizabeth Travnik & Sierra Whittmore

HELLO, DOLLY! is a 1964 musical with lyrics and music by Jerry Herman and a book by Michael Stewart, based on Thornton Wilder’s 1938 farce The Merchant of Yonkers, which Wilder revised and retitled The Matchmaker in 1955. The musical follows the story of Dolly Gallagher Levi, a strong-willed matchmaker, as she travels to Yonkers, New York, to find a match for the miserly “well-known unmarried half-a-millionaire” Horace Vandergelder.

HELLO, DOLLY! is directed by Gregory Carl Smith and Produced by Micheal Harris-Kiser.

All performances will take place at the Loveland Stage Company 111 S Second Street, Loveland, OH 45140. More info can be found at our website www.lovelandstagecompany.org.

HELLO, DOLLY! is presented with by arrangements with Concord Theatricals on behalf of Tams-Whitmark LLC. www.concordtheatricals.com

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LSC_Christmas with Anton logoCHRISTMAS WITH ANTON
Loveland Stage Company
Dec. 3-5

Directed by Glenna Knapp

A sweet and poignant story of what love really means, set during the Holiday Season.

  • Fri-Sat, Dec. 3-4 at 7:30pm
  • Sun, Dec. 5 at 2:30pm

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Auditions Announced for HELLO DOLLY! at Loveland Stage Company

LSC_logoLoveland Stage Company announces casting call for HELLO DOLLY!

Book by Michael Stewart and Music and Lyrics by Jerry Herman

Directed by Gregory Carl Smith and Produced by Micheal Kiser-Harris

  • Saturday Dec 4 from Noon-3pm
  • Monday Dec 6 from 6-9pm
  • Tuesday Dec 7 from 6-9pm.

at 111 South Second Street (Route 48)
Loveland Ohio 45140

Performance dates are March 4-6, 11-13 & 18-20, 2022

Please bring a list of conflicts from December 28, 2021 thru March 20, 2022..

Absolutely NO conflicts from February 20, – March 20, 2022.

Please go to https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10C044FA4AE2BAAF58-hello to select a date and time for your audition.

Come prepared with a song: 32 bars of music in the style of a Broadway Musical. Please, no songs from the show.

 Dance audition requires proper attire. Bring tap shoes if you tap – no flip flops, please.

 Please be prepared to read from the script.

For additional information or questions, please contact Director Gregory Carl Smith (eerf99@aol.com) or Producer Micheal R. Kiser (mrkiser79@gmail.com)

Resumes and headshots are not required.

Character Descriptions for Hello, Dolly! 

  • Dolly Levi: Matchmaker, widow, meddler, opportunist, life-loving, commanding, strong stage presence. Stage age: 35-50. Vocal range: alto-soprano. Dance ability: some.
  • Horace Vandergelder: Well-known half-a-millionaire, widower, owns the Feed Store, gruff, set in his ways, authoritative. Stage age: 40-60. Vocal range: baritone. Dance ability: some.
  • Cornelius Hackl: Head clerk at the Feed Store, energetic, enthusiastic, and adventurous. Stage age: 30-35. Vocal range: baritone. Dance ability: strong.
  • Barnaby Tucker: Assistant to Cornelius at the Feed Store, naïve, energized, follower. Stage age: 17-20. Vocal range: baritone. Dance ability: strong.
  • Irene Molloy: Owns the Hat Shop, widow, beautiful, smart, fun-loving. Stage age: 30-35. Vocal range: soprano. Dance ability: strong.
  • Minnie Fay: Irene’s assistant, naïve, straight laced, fresh, follower. Stage age: 17-20. Vocal range: mezzo-soprano. Dance ability: strong.
  • Ambrose Kemper: Struggling artist, good-natured, accommodating, wants to marry Ermengarde. Stage age: 19-23. Vocal range: tenor. Dance ability: strong.
  • Ermengarde: Horace’s niece, whining, high-strung, wants to marry Ambrose. Stage age: 17-20. Vocal range: any. Dance ability: strong.
  • Ernestina: Accommodating, good-time girl. Stage age: 30-45. Vocal range: any. Dance ability: none.
  • Rudy: Maitre’d of the Harmonia Gardens, proper, commanding. Stage age: 40-60. Vocal range: bass. Dance ability: some.
  • Waiters and Chorus Members: Stage age: 15-70. Vocal range: all vocal types. Dance ability: none to strong. chorus.

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CURTAINS Delayed at Loveland Stage Company

Curtains 11x17CURTAINS opening weekend has been postponed to November 12-14. If you have tickets for shows on Nov 5-7, the LSC Box office will contact you directly to reschedule.

We apologize for the inconvenience and hope you can join us for this terrific musical at a later date.


  • Friday Nov 12 7:30pm
  • Sat Nov 13 3pm
  • Sat Nov 13 7:30pm
  • Sunday Nov 14 3pm
  • Thursday Nov 18 7:30pm
  • Friday Nov 19 7:30pm
  • Sat Nov 20 3 pm & 7:30pm
  • Sunday Nov 21 3 pm

Tickets at www.lovelandstagecompany.org/tickets

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CURTAINS Runs Nov. 12-21

Curtains 11x17

11/3/21 – Opening weekend delayed to Nov. 12

Loveland Stage Company
Nov. 12-21

Directed by Charlie Rader
Vocal direction by Becky Jones
Orchestra direction by Jeanne Bilyeu
Choreographed by Marjory Clegg
Produced by Tom Cavano & Jill Gornet

Cast: Ken Macke as Lieutenant Frank Cioffi, Mary Jo Bissmeyer as Niki Harris, Kevin Dunaway as Aaron Fox, McKenzi Monday as Georgia Hendricks, David Marcus as Oscar Shapiro, Justin Hanks as Bobby Pepper, Jenna Schroeder as Bambi Bernet, Alissa Ashworth as Jessica Crenshaw, Mary Puetz as Carmen Bernstein, Christopher Koonce as Daryl O’Grady, John Sloan as Christopher Belling, Ray Lebowski as Sidney Bernstein, Tom Morris as Johnny Harmon
Ensemble: Jeff Centrello as Randy Dexter, Mark Mehlhope as Harv Fremont, Scott Freund-Broerman as Detective O’Farrell, Niki Rasmussen as Roberta Wooster, Michelle Bellamy as Mona Page, Vincent Eldridge, Norman Lewis, Michael Acheson, Spencer Jones, Krista Schaeffer, Terry Neack, Kiya Fix, Missy Fram, Megan Archibald, Ursula Biron, Kimmee Anne Thierauf, Tori Getz, Rachel Freund-Broerman & Marvel Gentry-Harmon

It’s the brassy, bright, and promising year of 1959. Boston’s Colonial Theater is host to the opening night performance of a new musical. When the leading lady mysteriously dies on stage the entire cast & crew are suspects. Enter a local detective, who just happens to be a musical theater fan!

10/8/21 – COVID-19 Policy

  • Fri-Sat, Nov. 5-6 at 7:30pm
  • Sun, Nov. 7 at 3pm
  • Fri, Nov. 12 at 7:30pm
  • Sat, Nov. 13 at 3pm & 7:30pm
  • Sun, Nov. 14 at 3pm
  • Thu, Nov. 18 at 7:30pm
  • Fri, Nov. 19 at 7:30pm
  • Sat, Nov. 20 at 3pm & 7:30pm
  • Sun, Nov. 21 at 3pm

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