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Gwen Mahan

January 30, 2015 News

  Gwen Mahan was born and raised in Gonzales, LA. She is one of five girls! Gwen attended Northwestern State to earn her Bachelor's in Theatre. With that degree, she went on to perform for regional theatres in CO, PA, AR and AK. … Read More »

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Lloyd Meekins

January 30, 2015 News

    Lloyd Meekins, 23, is continuing to study at Tulane University as a musical theater and dance concentration. Recently preformed in Le Petite's production of Hair as Steve, a street dance junkie and Tank in See &#… Read More »

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Joel Derby

January 30, 2015 News

  Joel Derby (PETER) is a New Orleans native and graduate of Vanderbilt University. Joel last appeared as Sebastian in The NOLA Project's Twelfth Night at NOMA and Frankie in Elm Theatre's production of A Lie of the Mind. He … Read More »

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Herbert Benjamin

January 25, 2015 News

Hebert Benjamin!   Hebert is "so happy" to be returning back to the New Orleans theatre scene! During a 10 year hiatus from the city, Hebert has had the privilege to entertain around the world with USO Army Show. Hebert woul… Read More »

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Elyse McDaniel

January 19, 2015 News

Elyse McDaniel (Mary Magdalene)    Elyse McDaniel is thrilled to be making her debut on the Le Petit stage! Born and raised in New Orleans, she is a Pre-K 2 assistant teacher by day and an actress by night. She has been… Read More »

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Adair Watkins

January 19, 2015 News

  Adair (Judas) is happy to be returning to the stage at Le Petit for Jesus Christ Superstar. He is incredibly excited to reprise his role as Judas as he usually makes his theatre living singing and dancing his way through Frankie Va… Read More »

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Nick Shacleford

January 19, 2015 News

    Nick Shackleford (Jesus) - was last seen as Enjolras in Les Misérables (Summer Lyric Theatre). Nick also played Ned Weeks in the New Orleans premiere of The Normal Heart. Off-Broadway/NYC:&… Read More »

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Whitney Mixon

January 14, 2015 News

Meet the cast of Jesus Christ Superstar! Whitney Mixon!     Whitney Mixon, a native of New Orleans, is thrilled to be part of her third show at Le Petit! You may have seen this beauty as Big Easy Babe in Under t… Read More »

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April Nelson

January 14, 2015 News

Meet the cast of Jesus Christ Superstar! April Nelson!      April Nelson (Priest/ Ensemble) April Nelson is from Mandeville, LA. She just recently graduated in May of 2014 from Oklahoma City University… Read More »