Fastened To The Moon Cast
Ryan Clardy (Sheriff Ed/Astronaut #1)
Ryan Clardy has acted in every medium and appeared on numerous stages including La Mama (MR. IRRESISTIBLE), Arena Stage (A MAN’S A MAN), Actors Theatre of Louisville (FLOYD COLLINS), and Kansas City Rep (VOYSEY INHERITANCE). More recently, he appeared as Valentine in TRIAL (by Ashley Griffin; directed by Lori Petty) and as a male Ophelia in HAMLET. He’s excited to return to one of his favorite roles ever: Shadow in SNOW. Thanks to everyone for supporting art and artists during this unprecedented time! www.ryanclardy.com
Pëtra Denison (Katherine)
Pëtra Denison (Katherine, Fastened to the Moon) is a New York City-based actor and member of American Renaissance Theater Company. She is a graduate of Boston University’s Acting program, with a semester spent at London Academy of Music & Dramatic Art (LAMDA). New York theatre credits include Antigone (Antigone/Teiresias/Messenger), Twelfth Night (Olivia), Seascape with Sharks and Dancer (Tracy), and The Tempest (Ariel). Love to Tim and Theo! www. petradenison.net
Nick Walther (Deputy Sheriff Jim/Astronaut #2)
Nick Walther is an NYC-based stage actor, voice actor, and writer. He’s performed at venues like The Brick, MoMA PS1, Patchworks, Theatre Row, The Glove, JACK, Vital Joint, and many others. He’s a member of Theater Breaking Through Barriers, American Renaissance Theater Company, and Saints of an Unnamed Country. You can find his audiobook narration work on Audible and wherever audiobooks are sold, and additional voiceover samples at www.nickwalther.com.
Donna Wandrey (Mother)
DONNA WANDREY has appeared in over 300 TV and radio commercials, but is probably best known as the vampire, Roxanne Drew, on the gothic Soap Opera, DARK SHADOWS. BROADWAY: Alan Ayckbourn’s critically acclaimed trilogy, THE NORMAN CONQUESTS which she also performed in L.A. and on tour. OFF-BROADWAY: YOU CAN’T TAKE IT WITH YOU, THE BROWNSTONE URGE. REGIONAL THEATRE: MIRACLE ON SOUTH DIVISION STREET (Shaker Bridge Theatre), OTHER DESERT CITIES (Triad Stage, NC), THE GLASS MENAGERIE (Vermont Stage), MURDERERS (TheaterWorks, Hartford - - Outstanding Actress Award from the Connecticut Critics), MOON OVER BUFFALO (Arkansas Rep), LETTICE AND LOVAGE (Clarence Brown), THE ECCENTRICITIES OF A NIGHTINGALE (New Harmony), MY FAIR LADY (North Carolina Theatre - - Best Supporting Actress nominee from the Triangle Awards), CHARLIE’S AUNT (Indiana Rep), MOVE OVER, MRS. MARKHAM (Coconut Grove). Other theatre credits include THE LION IN WINTER, MARY, MARY, BAREFOOT IN THE PARK, A MAJORITY OF ONE, and ARSENIC AND OLD LACE. Ms. Wandrey has toured with Eileen Heckart, Molly Picon, Kay Medford and Ann Sothern. TV/FILM: AS THE WORLD TURNS (Barbara Ryan), ANOTHER WORLD (Angie), EDGE OF NIGHT (Allison Perry), RYAN’S HOPE (Dr. Meyers), LAW&ORDER:SVU, THE AFFAIR, and the role of Mother in the Emmy-winning After School Special, UMBRELLA JACK. MEMBER: American Renaissance Theater Company
Ryan Wesen (Robert)
Ryan Wesen was raised in Las Vegas, Nevada, where he developed a high tolerance for heat and an impossible weakness to the cold. He received his BFA in Theater Performance from the University of Evansville and, upon graduating, moved to New York City. He is so excited to be appearing in his first production with the American Renaissance Theater Company. His favorite credits include: Appearing in an episode of CBS’s Tommy; Starring as the rapscallion car thief in Axcellerator streaming on Amazon and Tubi; Voice over for the principle role in the English dub of Valeria on Netflix; Performing at Joe’s Pub within The Public Theater in UglyRhino Productions rendition of We Need to Get Out of Here Alive; Working on the American Theater Company’s workshop of The Steadfast in Chicago; Portraying John Wilkes Booth in Speakeasy Dollhouse: The Brothers Booth at The Players Club.