She Loves Me Cast

Nathanael O'Neal (Georg Nowak)
Nathanael O’Neal (he/him) is a recent LA transplant, having moved from the Lone Star State where he went to Texas State and started a theatre company (Broke Thespian’s Theatre Company). This is Nathanael’s first show with Conundrum and he couldn’t be more excited to share this beautiful story with this wonderful cast. Some of his favorite rolls include Prince Eric (The Little Mermaid), Cowardly Lion (The Wizard of Oz), and Clown #1 (The 39 Steps). If you like what you see, check out more on his socials: @ohnoneal
Cassandra Caruso (Amalia Balash)
Cassandra Caruso (she/they) is absolutely psyched to be returning with Conundrum in a classic like She Loves Me. Some of their previous credits include Pippin (featured dancer), Zanna Don’t (Roberta), RENT (ensemble), and Chicago (Velma Kelly). In their free time they attend blacksmith training and spend quality time with their boyfriend and their 2 kitties!!! They would like to thank Joclynn, Haley Wolff, and Maximillian Grimm. Check them out on instagram! @thecassandracaruso
Eric Gaydon (Steven Kodaly)
Eric Gaydon (he/they) is thrilled & delighted to make his Conundrum debut. Regional: Fun Home (Roy/Pete/Mark/Bobby Jeremy), Cabaret (Hans), Chicago (Fred Casely), Les Miserablés (Marius), Spring Awakening (Moritz), Fred (A Christmas Carol; Irene Ryan nom.), Godspell (Jesus), Oklahoma! (Curly; 2017 Rita Moreno Award for Best Actor, Jimmy Awards nom.). This performance is dedicated to either his mother or Barbra Streisand, depending on the pre-show coin toss.
Sarah Hunt (Ilona Ritter)
Sarah (she/her) is so excited to slay her Conundrum debut! Some recent credits include Anna (Spring Awakening) and Destiny (I Hate Romeo and Juliet). Sarah loves working on new plays with pals in the theatre world, and spends her free time chit chatting with the girly pops, watching Gone Girl and Pearl on a loop, and caring for her 70 gallon fish tank. For more updates, check out @sarah.t.hunt on Instagram.
Jack Bernaz (Mr. Maraczek)
Jack Bernaz (he/him) is making his Conundrum debut, and finishing his second year in Los Angeles, having recently relocated from his native San Diego. A lifetime performer, favorite roles have included Sir John Falstaff, (Henry IV Part One,) Miss Trunchbull (Matilda the Musical,) Hercule Poirot (Murder on the Orient Express,) The Stage Manager (Our Town) and Tito Merelli (Lend Me a Tenor.)
Esteban Hurtado (Arpad Laszlo)
Esteban Hurtado (he/him) is thrilled to be making his Conundrum debut in one of his favorite shows ever! Most recent credits include Sonny in In The Heights (Lewis Family Playhouse), George in Drowsy Chaperone (Morgan Wixson Theatre), Lucas in The Addams Family, Race in Newsies (SVCAC), Arpad Laszlo u/s in She Loves Me, George u/s in The Wedding Singer (Morgan Wixson Theatre), Dance Captain in A Christmas Carol, Mary Poppins (Glendale Centre Theatre), Oklahoma! (Opera SLO) and Freaky Friday (Civic Arts Plaza). International credits include The Annual Christmas Concert at the British Embassy and Dromio in the Comedy of Errors. He would like to thank his friends back home for being so supportive.
Bryan Snodgrass (Ladislav Sipos)
Bryan Snodgrass (he/him) is a co-founder of Conundrum Theatre Company and is honored to be a part of the She Loves Me cast. He started acting when he was in kindergarten, playing the Prince in a school production of Cinderella. The stage has been his passion ever since. Bryan received his BA in Theatre Directing from the University of Northern Colorado. He has been a part of numerous productions, both on and off stage. He has been part of Conundrum’s productions of Rent (Mark Cohen), Cabaret (Emcee), Fun Home (Bruce), Into the Woods (Baker), Putting It Together, Bells Are Ringing, Pajama Game, and more. Some other acting credits include You’re A Good Man, Charlie Brown (Charlie Brown), Fuddy Meers (Kenny), and The Sound of Music (Max). He has also directed A Company of Wayward Saints, Bringing It All Back Home, Love Letters, and The Sound Of Music.
Adrián Genesius Barrón (Ensemble)
Adrián Genesius Barrón (he/him), returns to Conundrum having previously appeared in Cabaret, RENT, and having Assistant Directed Conundrum’s recent production of Zanna Don’t. He has had the honor and privilege to be able to work with Jackie, Matt, Jan, Kylie, Leslie, Lisa, and the whole of the cast and crew to bring the joys of the rom-com universe to the stage. As both an actor and in his role as Assistant Production Manager, Adrián could think of nothing better than to collaboratively breathe life into this production and to tell this story, one so full of comedy and love, magnificently to the audience. He hopes to add his experience, Mexican heritage, and his own truth to the work. Mil gracias a mí familia. Other LA works include Faustus and Macbeth with THESPIHONEST Theatre Company, as well as Measure for Measure, Hamlet, Romeo and Juliet, and As You Like It.
Kylie Buckles-Hall (Ensemble)
Kylie Buckles-Hall (she/her) is just a girl living la vida loca with a heart full of gratitude, rocks in her pockets, and a dream. Some past favorite roles include MiMi Marquez in Conundrum’s Rent, Logainne in the 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee, and most recently Catherine in Pippin. She would like to thank her friends, family, and incredible voice teacher Joslynn Cortes (IG:vocallovexoxo) for always supporting for her. Follow along social media to stay up to date with upcoming performances IG: @_kylaaaaaaaay
Jack Colyer (Ensemble)
Jack Colyer (he/him) is incredibly excited to return to Conundrum having previously appeared in The Wild Party (Oscar D'Armano) and Cabaret (Ensemble). He went to study musical theatre at the American Musical and Dramatic Academy in New York City. Previous ensemble credits include Rock of Ages, Jesus Christ Superstar, and Heathers. He would like to thank his wonderful fiancée Lu, Mom, Dad, Paty, and too many to fit in this bio. @jackcolyerh
Jack Filsinger (Ensemble)
Jack Filsinger (he/him) is so excited to be returning to Conundrum in She Loves Me after previously performing in Rent and working behind the scenes on Seussical. Outside of performing with Conundrum, Jack is an award-winning writer who got his start in television and feature development, working on shows like Perfect Harmony, Single Parents, and The Big Leap. Jack currently works as a Senior Writer for the audio narrative platform Pocket FM. Jack's writing can also be found on BuzzFeed, the Huffington Post, SlashGear, Creative Screenwriting Magazine, and Screen Rant. He thoroughly believes that astrology is real, and anyone who says otherwise is probably a Gemini.
Angelique Fustukjian (Ensemble)
Angelique Fustukjian (she/her) is so excited to be returning to Conundrum in She Loves Me. Angelique was most recently seen in an original play she wrote and produced for the Hollywood Fringe Festival titled The King & I, and Paul. Additional theatre credits include “Wickersham” in Seussical (2023), “Restaurant Man” in RENT (2022), and “Kit Kat Fritzie” in Cabaret (2022), among others. Besides performing, she co-hosts a comedy podcast called The Boozy Botanical Podcast. Angelique loves design and is in charge of the props for She Loves Me. Keep your eye out for an apple in tonight’s show! For more updates, check out @theangeliquee.
Katie Hill (Ensemble)
Katie Hill (she/her) is grateful to be on stage again after many years away. This is her first production with Conundrum. She would like to thank her friends and family for all their love and support.
Danny Holmberg (Ensemble)
Danny Holmberg (he/him) returns to Conundrum with She Loves Me, after recently playing Mike Singer in Zanna, Don’t! This year, he performed in Firefly Theatre Group’s Title of Show (Hunter) and Pasadena Playhouse’s workshop of Grumpy Monkey: the Musical (Lemur). Now, he’s thrilled to be a part of this charming Golden Age show with the best of company! Many thanks to the wonderful Conundrum community.
Shawn Rios (Ensemble)
Shawn (they/them) is so excited to be returning to Conundrum in She Loves Me. Some of their previous credits include Wickersham Sibling (Seussical), and Gordon (RENT). In their free time, they design clothing and work as a civil engineer. They would like to thank the creative team for taking a chance on them, and their friends for always supporting their creative endeavors.
Nick Roy (Ensemble)
Nick Roy (he/him) is proud to be making his conundrum debut. Nick studied theatre at East Stroudsburg University where he played the Stage Manager in "Our Town", Danforth in the "Crucible", and El Gallo in "The Fantastick's". Before his recent move westward, Nick had the honor of performing in an original off-broadway show "A Therapy Session With Myself", as well as starring in LGBTQIA+ renditions of classic works like Eugene O'Neill's "Thirst", and Moliére's "The Pretentious Young Ladies". When he's not in rehearsal, Nick loves to channel his creativity through music. He writes and records original indie pop tunes from his bedroom.
Tina Thomas (Ensemble)
Tina Thomas (she/her) is pleased to making her debut in a musical theatre production with Conundrum. Originally from the Middle East, Tina moved to the States to pursue her passion for the performing arts and recently graduated from The American Musical and Dramatic Academy with a BFA in Music Theatre. She is also a singer/songwriter and released her debut single “Wadaee” earlier this year. In her free time, Tina loves to write poetry and stay active! She would like to thank her mom, dad and brother for being her backbone and for the support of the family she’s made along the way. Tune into Tina’s artistic journey: @tinathomasxox on Instagram and Tiktok.