before the flood Cast
Jeb Brown (Noah)
Broadway: Beautiful; Spider-Man: Turn off the Dark; Time Stands Still; Grease; High Fidelity; Ring of Fire; Aida; I'm Not Rappaport; Bring Back Birdie; Cat on a Hot Tin Roof. Off-Bway: Whisper House (Civillians); Scotland PA (Roundabout); The Undeniable Sound of Right Now (WP); Terms of Endearment (Directors Co); Romantic Poetry (MTC). TV: Little America (Apple TV); The Path (Hulu); The Good Fight; Elementary; L&O SVU; Star Trek: DS9; Crazy For You (PBS). Film: My America (Hal Hartley); The Dictator (Larry Charles); SALT (Philip Noyce); The Namesake (Mira Nair); Renaissance Man (Penny Marshall); I'll Do Anything (James L. Brooks). Evidence Room Theatre Company (Co-founder, L.A.); Yale: Whiffenpoof. Home: Brooklyn with Elyse, Eleanor and Nicky.
Erinn Holmes (Naameh)
Erinn Holmes is an Illinois native, now based in NYC. Screen credits include the TV series Fleishman Is in Trouble (ABC Signature / FX), That Damn Michael Che (HBO Max), and The Young & the Restless (CBS), and the short film Twice As Good (part of NBC Universal & Target’s Scene in Color Film Series). Theater credits include Dick Pix (Theaterlab), Jericho (The Attic Theater Company), Disgraced (Fulton Theatre, PA), Catapult! (Theater for the New City), The Guest at Central Park West (The Workshop Theater), and From the Inside, Out (FringeNYC). Acting MFA, University of Nebraska at Lincoln. Heartfelt thanks to the amazing humans at Professional Artists. www.erinnholmes.com.
Riley McFarland (Shem)
Riley McFarland is a California native and graduate from the University of Michigan (BFA Musical Theatre). National Tour: A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder. Off-Broadway: The Sorceress, The Unbrunch. Special thanks to my mom Lori, dad Andy and partner Elisabeth for their endless support.
Kate Margalite (Rebekah)
Kate is absolutely thrilled to be joining this production of before the flood! She and Emily Bice have been best friends since attending theater camp together (Stagedoor Manor!) when they were 12 years old—it is an honor to be bringing her words to life today. Favorite credits include The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel (Amazon), The Three Musketeers (ART Theater), The Empaths (Wellfleet Harbor Actors Theater; world premier), and Damn Yankees (Pittsburgh Civic Light Opera). Carnegie Mellon University BFA alum. She would like to forever-thank Julia Rudolph, mom, dad, grandma, Julia, and Gabe.
Spencer Lutvak (Ham)
Spencer Lutvak is an actor, musician, and dancer. Recent collaborators include BitterSuite (Brooklyn Academy of Music), David Dorfman Dance (Met Breuer), The Windmill Factory (Irondale Center, STATION Berlin), Amy Surratt (La Mama), and Grant Jacoby & Dancers (Triskelion Arts). Degree in theater, dance, and mathematics from Connecticut College; semester at National Theater Institute; studied with Complicité, Third Rail Projects, and the New York Neo-Futurists. Associate Director at Ghostlight Theater Camp.
Kendra Holloway (Adina)
Kendra Holloway is honored to return to the NYC stage in Emily Bice’s Before the Flood. Off Broadway credits include: Before It Hits Home (Billy Holiday Theatre). Regional theatre credits include: Stick Fly (Meadow Brook Theatre) and Salt Pepper Ketchup (Inter Act Theatre/Passage Theatre). Off-Off Broadway credits include: Columbinus (Secret Theatre) and Ain't Never Been Easy (Castillo Theatre). Television credits include: the new television series The Best Man (NBC), Blue Bloods (CBS), For Life (ABC), and Definitely Divorcing (TVOne). Holloway holds a BA in Mass Media Arts from Clark Atlanta University. IG: @Kendra2Shay
Mia Fowler (Yam)
Mia Fowler (she/her) is a New York based actor, writer, and producer. As a moonlighting religious studies fanatic, Mia is thrilled and honored to be part of this beautiful work. Recent credits include: The Wolves (Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center); Much Ado About Nothing (Utah Shakespeare Festival); A Midsummer Night's Dream (Shakespeare in the Litchfield Hills).
Gilberto Saenz (Japeth)
Gilberto Saenz is thrilled to make his NY debut with this amazing team! Gilberto is an actor and director based out of NY. He is a graduate of Yale University, an alumnus of the National Theater Institute, and a Lin-Manuel Miranda Family Fellowship recipient. He is represented by BRS/Gage Talent. Select credits: Soho Film Festival (Voyeur), Utah Shakespeare Festival (Julius Caesar, Tour), Milwaukee Rep (West Side Story, A Christmas Carol, Legend of Georgia McBride, The Nerd), and ID Studio Theater. Check out his work and activism at gilbertosaenz.com. @gilbertthehuman
Annamarie Kasper (Judith)
Annamarie is honored to be a part of this beautiful show and company. She is a proud graduate of the University of Michigan where she received her BFA in acting and BMA in cello performance. Film: “Home Free.” TV: “Good Trouble” (Freeform), “Criminal Minds” (CBS), “AJ and the Queen” (Netflix). Annamarie is also an associate casting director. Love and gratitude to Emily, Nina, Lexy, family, and the Noah without the ark. annamariekasper.com
Evie Schuckman (Neta)
Evie Schuckman (they/them) is a multidisciplinary actor and artist. Since moving to New York, Evie has been knee deep in developmental workshops, trans community, and dollar pizza. They were the kind of kid who published their musical theatre fanfiction on the internet, for everyone to see, so as you can imagine—all of this is really cool for them. Recent: Emery/Mrs. Hsu in Octavia Butler’s Parable of the Sower (National Tour), Tiny Tim in A Christmas Carol (TheaterWorks USA) Evie is currently in residency at The Mercury Store in Gowanus, Brooklyn. Love to TPG, Eliza, Mom and Dad. @evieschu, www.evieschu.com.
Subin Kara Ahn (Sarai)
Subin Kara Ahn (she/they/he) (IG:@willbug_music) is a professional actor, director, musician and model based in NYC. Some of her major acting credits include : NaHee.App (Supporting) in "Oo-Genesis" (exhibited at Ilmin Museum in South Korea) and Iris (supporting) in The Lesbian Play (The Tank). Her major directing credits include "Killing Time" (Manhattan Repertory Theatre) and "Sorry For Your Loss" (The Tank).