Katrina Brunner is an award-winning director and choreographer with over 25 years of experience teaching theatre arts. She holds a B.A. in Theatre and Drama from UW Madison and teaching certifications in English, Communications and Theatre Arts. She has worked as a choreographer and director, locally with companies including CTM, University Theatre, and Four Seasons Theatre. Ms. Brunner personally holds five awards for Outstanding Direction.
Nico Berthelon has been involved in the Prop & Scenery class since 2016 and has been teaching it since 2018. He is very excited to be back again this summer to continue the fun we have in this class. Nico has been building sets for shows since 2014 and has helped build the sets for over 40 different shows. Since starting college in 2018, Nico has worked on building 9 shows, two of which he was in a design position. Currently Nico is working designing his very first collegiate show that will be performed this fall at the University of Wisconsin - Platteville. Nico is going to school for a major in Technology Education and a minor in Theatre with an emphasis in scenic design.
Evelyn Washburn is looking forward to their fifth year being involved in Middleton Rec Drama, and their first year officially being a part of the staff team. They’ve been in theatre since they were eight years old, and they cannot wait to participate in more this summer. Despite the Covid-19 pandemic, they are looking forward to having fun and making memories!
Evelyn Anderson is looking forward to her eighth year being a part of the Middleton Recreation drama programs and her third year working with them. She is a rising senior at Middleton High School, where she is on the leadership team for the theatre productions. Evelyn loves stage managing and helping others find joy in theatre.
Amelia Mackey is ecstatic to be joining the Recreation Team as the Assistant Coordinator for the Drama in the Park classes! She has been acting since she was six, and is attending the University of Southern California for their BA Theatre, Emphasis Acting program. The last project Amelia was involved in was a Sketch Comedy group over zoom -- although as much fun as that was, she's looking forward to acting face to face again!
Gabby Hellmer has been a part of the summer drama program since 2019, having two years of being in the plays as an actor and one year of student directing. This is her first year as an official member of the summer rec staff. She loves to do most of her work backstage and in stage crew.
Watch our past performances!
Friends and Family, welcome to our Virtual show! This cast has worked extremely hard to put together Mostellaria. Now, sit back and enjoy the show!
Friends and Family, welcome to our Virtual show! This cast has worked extremely hard to put together Aulularia. Now, sit back and enjoy the show!
Friends and Family, welcome to our Virtual show! This cast has worked extremely hard to put together Trinummus. Now, sit back and enjoy the show!
Recognize familiar faces? Take a look at our program to spot those famous actors and actresses. We also encourage you to read through what each director has said about their play. It took a lot of teamwork to put on this production so we want to thank everyone who played a role in helping our show come together.