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​of MUSIC MAN, Kids


​Katie (Gracie Shinn) is in second grade and is excited to be in her second musical with KSMT!  She has been dancing since preschool, was in the musical WE ARE MONSTERS, and loved performing with the Showbiz Kidz!  Katie also enjoys reading, gymnastics, and drawing. 

Sadie (Betsy) is an 8 year old second grader at Avonworth Primary Center. She has enjoyed being a part of the cast of SEUSSICAL  (Baby Fox in Socks, Blue Fish & Max the Puppy) and SHREK (Guard). She’s excited to be a part of THE MUSIC MAN!

Nathan (Mayor Shinn) lives in Hampton with his parents and his dog Lexi.  He is working towards his second degree black belt and is looking forward to his sixth show with KSMT. He wants to thank God for the amazing teachers, family and friends in his life. “You watch your phraseology”.

Zoe (Maud) 9, is in the fourth grade at Evans City Elementary. She loves to sing and dance as well as swim and play soccer. Zoe is thrilled to be cast in her third musical here at KSMT! 

Austin (Marcellus) is thrilled to be performing in his 3rd KSMT musical.  He was previously seen in WE ARE MONSTERS (werewolf) and SHREK JR (little pig).  Austin is a 5th grade student at Eden Hall Upper Elementary and he is happy to be a part of the KSMT family! 

Ella (Eulalie Shinn) is a fifth grader at Evans City Middle School. She has been seen in SHREK  THE MUSICAL JR. as the Bishop and Little Pig and WE ARE MONSTERS as Varah the vampire at KSMT. Some of her favorite things to do are drawing, making videos for her YouTube channel, and playing video games. She LOVES her KSMT family! 

Bailee (Zaneeta) is in 4th grade at Rowan Elementary School. She has been in SHREK, JR. (Papa Bear) and WE ARE MONSTERS (Snarly) at KSMT.  In addition to acting, she loves to cheer, tumble, and play basketball.  She truly enjoys being a part of the KSMT family!"

Shayla (Winthrop) has appeared in the KSMT productions SEUSSICAL (Young Kangaroo), SHREK (Baby Bear), ELF (Frosty), and WE ARE MONSTERS (Puffy) and several Showcase productions.  Shayla is a 3rd grade student at Evans City Elementary and loves reading, video games, and playing with friends, pets, and family.

Leah (Amaryllis) is a second grader at Seneca Valley and has been training with KSMT since January 2015. She is thrilled to be performing in her third musical, THE MUSIC MAN (Amaryllis). Her previous credits include WE ARE MONSTERS (Bones) and SHREK THE MUSICAL JR. (Little Bo Peep). She loves KSMT!

Gracie (Meg) is so excited to be in her first musical with KSMT!!! She is a third grade student at Richland Elementary.  She got to see Finding Neverland and Les Miserables this past summer on Broadway! One day she would like to be a doctor and perform on Broadway!  Thanks to KSMT for all they have done to help her!!!

Katie (Linus) is in first grade at Richland Elementary and is thrilled to be in her first musical!  She  loves to perform, loves pigs, and loves to read.   Katie got to see Wicked, Finding Neverland, and Matilda on Broadway this past summer.  She would love to be an actress one day! Look out Broadway!!

Abby (Irma) is in first grade at Rowan Elementary.  She has been seen in the Winter Showcase performing "We're In The Money" and "Almost There" at KSMT. Her favorites are swimming, singing, and Girl Scouts.  She loves her KSMT family!

Teegan (Martha) is in 2nd grade at Haine Elementary School. This is her first year at KSMT and her first performance was in the Winter Showcase. Her favorites are horses and being with her family as well as her KSMT family.

Natalie (Marian) has been in two school musicals and two musicals at KSMT.  THE MUSIC MAN is her third KSMT musical. Natalie is in fifth grade at Seneca Valley. In her free time she loves to act and play the flute. She is in Pre-Conservatory and ballet at KSMT.

McKaylie (Tom Paine) is excited to make her first appearance in a KSMT production. In addition to singing and dancing, McKaylie loves gymnastics and often can be found cartwheeling and tumbling throughout her home. McKaylie is a Brownie. She attends Dutilh United Methodist Church and sings in the church’s children's choir. 

Adelynn (Linus Dunlop) is seven years old and this is her third musical.  She has been seen in SHREK and WE ARE MONSTERS.  Besides singing and dancing she also enjoys playing the piano, soccer, swimming, baking and being with her friends and family.  Her dream is be in a baking competition. 

Brooklyn (Olin Britt) is a 4th grader at Haine.  She performed in a summer workshop through KSMT at the Municipal Building.  She’s excited to play Olin Britt in the MUSIC MAN at KSMT.   Additionally, she enjoys SV competitive cheer, gymnastics, Girl Scouts and time with friends.  She loves her KSMT family!

Morgan (Mrs. Paroo) is in the 3rd grade at Haine Elementary.  This is her sixth KSMT performance. Previous favorites include WE ARE MONSTERS (Tooth), SEUSSICAL JR (JoJo) and PETER PAN JR (Tinker Bell). She loves attending KSMT, playing softball and reading. Thanks to all of my KSMT instructors and my parents!

Markie (Gilbert Paine) is a 4th grade student at St. Kilian. Her favorite credits include SHREK, JR., SEUSSICAL, JR., JAMES AND THE GIANT PEACH, JR., and INTO THE WOODS, JR. She loves singing and dancing at KSMT and is thrilled to be part of the MUSIC MAN cast.

Abigail (Rose Squires) is excited to be in her second KSMT musical after appearing in WE ARE MONSTERS!  This is her third year at KSMT where she says, “the teachers are really nice and help me improve my skills.” She is seven years old and also enjoys gymnastics and violin. 

Lily (Davey Locke) is excited to be in her fifth KSMT musical after having so much fun in SEUSSICAL, ELF, HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL, and WE ARE MONSTERS.  She enjoys reading, gymnastics, Girl Scouts, viola, and loves KSMT!  Lily is in third grade and appreciates her family coming to all her shows.

Natalia (Alma Hix) is so excited to grace the stage for this classic production of THE MUSIC MAN JR. She has also appeared in KSMT's production of HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL JR. and WE ARE MONSTERS. Natalia would like to thank her family for all of their support and her KSMT family for being the best.  A special thank you to Miss Caitlin for being the best director ever!    

Matthew (Harold Hill) is in Fourth Grade at St. Kilian’s. He has been in SEUSSICAL (Wickersham), HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL (Braniac), and WE ARE MONSTERS (Vreddy the Vampire) at KSMT. He is also part of the St. Kilian’s cast of SHREK (Rooster). Matthew really appreciates the help from the KSMT instructors!

The Details

The Music Man KIDS Is presented through special arrangement with Music Theatre International (MTI). 
All authorized performance materials are also supplied by MTI.




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Performance Times:

     Saturday, April 8th at 2:00 pm & 5:00 pm


     Cahouet Auditorium at 
     Cardinal Wuerl North Catholic HS  

     (1617 Route 228, Cranberry Twp, PA 16066)


     Master showman Harold Hill is in town and he’s got

     “seventy-six trombones” in tow. The story

     follows fast-talking traveling salesman,

     Harold Hill, as he cons the people of River City,

     Iowa, into buying instruments and uniforms for a

     boys' band he vows to organize. The catch? He

     doesn't know a trombone from a treble clef. His

     plans to skip town with the cash are foiled when he

     falls for Marian, whose belief in Harold’s power just

     might help him succeed in the end in spite of


The Details

The worldwide copyrights in the music of George and Ira Gershwin® for this presentation are licensed by the Gershwin Family. GERSHWIN is a registered trademark and service mark of Gershwin Enterprises.
CRAZY FOR YOU is a registered trademark and service mark of CRAZY FOR YOU Enterprises. CRAZY FOR YOU®, THE NEW GERSHWIN® MUSICAL is presented by arrangement with TAMS-WITMARK MUSIC LIBRARY, INC. 560 Lexington Avenue, New York, New York 10022




Jessica (Folly/Mitzi) is 14 years old, and has been training at KSMT Academy for almost two years. She has also performed in HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL and ALL SHOOK UP here, and is very excited to make CRAZY FOR YOU her third musical!

Tanner (Bella Zangler) is a sixth grade student in the SVSD.  Tanner was last seen as Sheriff Earl in KSMT's production of ALL SHOOK UP.  Tanner is thrilled to be in a musical where he can use everything that he has learned in his tap classes here at KSMT.  Tanner would like to thank his family for always supporting him.

Katelyn (Folly) is in seventh grade at St. Gregory School. She has been in six other shows with KSMT including ALL SHOOK UP and SHERK JR. Katelyn is very excited to be in CRAZY FOR YOU. She thanks her family and friends for always believing in her.

Gabriella (Folly/Betsy, u/s Patricia) is in the 6th grade at NA. Gabriella is thrilled to be appearing in her 3rd KSMT production. Her performance credits include SHREK, JR,  THE MUSIC MAN, JOSEPH, BEAUTY AND THE BEAST, THE WIZARD OF OZ, CATS, OKLAHOMA and ALL SHOOK UP. She loves KSMT and enjoys all of the time she spends there. She loves her cast and crew!

Nick (Bobby) has been training at KSMT for 3 years. This is his sixth musical with KSMT. Some of his favorite productions he has been in include, HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL, LEGALLY BLONDE, and ALL SHOOK UP. Nick can't wait to see where his training leads him!

Mercedes (Cowgirl) is excited to participate in her 5th KSMT musical!  She was most recently seen in ALL SHOOK UP (Sylvia) and past shows include SHREK JR (Mama Bear),  HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL, ELF JR., and SUESSICAL JR.  Mercedes is a 7th grade student at Pine-Richland Middle School.

Abigail (Folly/Susie) has studied a variety of forms of dance for nine years and is focusing on musical theater for her third year. Abigail is thrilled to join the cast of Crazy For You this spring as she loves to tap dance. This is her fourth musical with KSMT!

Rachel (Folly & Patricia) plays Patrica Fodor in CRAZY FOR YOU. She is extremely thrilled for the show and what it has to come. This is Rachel's fifth production with KSMT. Next to that, she has been in six productions with Sing Hosana in Butler. Come see Rachel and the wonderful cast of CRAZY FOR YOU! 

Sam (Moose, u/s Bobby) is an aspiring Broadway performer. He's currently participating in his fourth KSMT musical, playing the role of Moose in CRAZY FOR YOU. He loves playing and watching baseball. His favorite musical is SOMETHING ROTTEN. He enjoys every moment he spends at KSMT and calls it his second home!

Trisha (Irene) Trisha studies at KSMT, the Pittsburgh CLO Academy, In Tune with the Arts Studio (voice) and is in the North Star Kids. Theater credits include Alice, ALICE IN WONDERLAND; Mary Lennox, THE SECRET GARDEN; Donkey, SHREK JR.; and was in GYPSY at the Benedum Center. Trisha loves her KSMT family!

Molly (Cowgirl) is a fourth grader at CVE. She loves attending KSMT and also enjoys cheerleading. This is Molly's third KSMT production. Molly was in LION KING JR, BEAUTY AND BEAST JR, PETER PAN JR and HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL JR.

Rosie (Cowgirl) recently turned 11 years old. She loved performing in HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL JR. and WE ARE MONSTERS. She is passionate about writing and singing her own songs. She loves KSMT!  

Sarah (Vera/Folly) is so excited to be involved in her 10th musical at KSMT! Sarah loves to dedicate 6 out of the 7 days of the week to time at the academy. She owes all of her success to her family, friends, and instructors.

Blaise (Lank) is excited to be performing in his fourth show at KSMT.  Blaise has previously performed as (Lumiere) in Seneca Valley’s BEAUTY AND THE BEAST and (Dean Hyde) in KSMT’s performance of ALL SHOOK UP.  Blaise thanks his family and friends for an amazing journey in his performing career. 

Amy (Cowgirl, u/s Irene) is a sophomore at Portersville Christian School and is thrilled to be in CRAZY FOR YOU. She has been in various musicals at her school including BACK TO THE 80’S (Laura Wilde) and JOSEPH (Narrator) and was also seen in ELF JR. (Ensemble) at KSMT. Enjoy the show! 

Jenna (Polly) is 16 and attends Pine-Richland High School. She is overjoyed to be in her first KSMT production playing the role of Polly. Some of her past shows include JOSEPH AND THE AMAZING TECHNICOLORED DREAMCOAT and THE MUSIC MAN. She is grateful to her loving family and friends. 

Makayla (Folly, u/s Lottie) is thrilled to be in her fifth KSMT show. Favorite performances include ELF (Chadwick) and ALL SHOOK UP (4 Girl). In her free time, she loves to write and listen to music. Makayla has found a home and a stellar education at KSMT! 

Sam (Wyatt, u/s Lank) is an 8th grader who loves performing. He has had previous roles as Buddy (ELF THE MUSICAL JR.), Shrek (SHREK THE MUSICAL JR.), and Chad (ALL SHOOK UP JR.) as well as others. He is exited to be playing the role of Wyatt in this year's spring musical.

Eli (Eugene) is very excited to be starring as Eugene in CRAZY FOR YOU. He is thirteen and has starred in many shows such as ALL SHOOK UP (Ensemble) and ELF JR. (Micheal). "Let's put on a great show!"

Savannah (Folly/Patsy) is thrilled to play the role of Patsy in CRAZY FOR YOU! She loved being in PETER PAN, ELF, HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL, and ALL SHOOK UP!  Thanks to KSMT for all of the amazing opportunities and her family for all of their support!  

Erika (Folly & Dance Captain) is a junior at Shaler Area High School and is thrilled to be involved in CRAZY FOR YOU! This is her second production with KSMT after ALL SHOOK UP (Natalie) this fall. Other favorite credits include CYRANO DE BERGERAC (Roxane) and THE ADDAMS FAMILY (Pugsley). Love and thanks to all!

Lizzy (Billy) is in 12th grade and Homeschooled. Some of her theater credits include; HONK! (Dot/Jaybird), THE WIZARD OF OZ (Wicked Witch), A CHRISTMAS CAROL (Ghost of Christmas Present), and HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL JR. (Ms. Darbus). Lizzy spends most of her time training at KSMT, playing softball, singing, and dancing. 

Meghan (Cowgirl) is delighted to make her KSMT musical debut! Her favorite credits include SNOW WHITE AND THE SEVEN DWARVES (Snow White) and SEUSSICAL JR. (Bird Girl). Some of her hobbies include dancing, acting, singing, and baking.  She is currently an eighth grader at Deer Lakes Middle School and hopes to pursue acting in the future!

Hayden (Folly/Margie, u/s Polly) is 15 and attends Pine-Richland High School. She has recently been seen in JOSEPH AND THE AMAZING DREAMCOAT (Wife/ Featured Dancer), ALL SHOOK UP (Ensemble), and SHREK THE MUSICAL (Fiona). Hayden is so excited for CRAZY FOR YOU to be her fifth KSMT musical. 

Melina (Folly) is excited to be performing in her second KSMT musical.  Melina is a sophomore at Pine-Richland High School.  She has participated in theater since she was four years old.  Some of her favorite roles include Sharpay Evans in HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL, and The Witch in INTO THE WOODS.

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KSMT Academy is so happy to be producing two Musicals this Spring for our Students, Families, and Community. PLease join us at the Beautiful Cahouet Auditorium at Cardinal Wuerl North Catholic High School! 


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KSMT is dedicated to enriching the public and the Region through exceptional Musical theater, and to impacting lives positively beyond the stage through innovative education and community outreach Initiatives.

​​Performance Times:

     Saturday, May 20th at 2:30 pm & 7:00 pm


     Cahouet Auditorium at 
     Cardinal Wuerl North Catholic HS  

    (1617 Route 228, Cranberry Twp, PA 16066)


​     This romantic Gershwin musical comedy follows

     Bobby Child, a New York banker with a craving for

     show business, who is sent to foreclose on a

     theatre in a small mining town. After falling in love

     with a local girl, he vows to put on a show to save

     the failing theatre. "Crazy For You" takes

     memorable Gershwin tunes like "I Can't Be

     Bothered Now," "I Got Rhythm," "Nice Work If You

     Can Get It," and "Someone to Watch Over Me," and

     brings new life into them. Plot twists, and fabulous

     dance numbers that are perfect for the whole family.


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