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The Petition (2019)

The Petition by Cliff Odle

The Old State House (Boston, MA)

Director/ Designer/ Producer: Jon Ferreira

Stage Managers: Amberly Soto & Raven Bouvier

Hair/ Wigs: Rachel Padula 

Cast

Prince Hall / Samuel Adams/ Boston - Stephen Sampson

Dr. Joseph Warren/ Governor Hutchinson/ Governor Gage - Alex Jacobs

Prince Hall / Samuel Adams/ Boston - Malik Mitchell

Dr. Joseph Warren/ Governor Hutchinson/ Governor Gage - Patrick Conaway

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Always...Patsy Cline (2012)

Always...Patsy Cline by Ted Swindley
Penobscot Theatre Company (Bangor, Maine)
Director/ Sound Designer: Jon Ferreira

Musical Director: Colin Graebert
Stage Manager: Meredith Perry

Costume/Hair Designer: Rebecca Wright
Set Designer: Chez Cherry
Lighting Designer: 
Gregg Carville
Choreography: Stevie Dunham
ALL PHOTOS: MICHAEL WESTON

Cast

Patsy - Laura Hodos*

Louise - Julie Lisnet

Band

Piano - Colin Graebert

Pedal Steel - Dave O'Brian

Bass - Gaylen Smith

Guitar - John Burlock

Drums - Thomas V. Libby

Fiddle - Max Silverman

                *Member of Actor's Equity Association

Laura Hodos as Patsy Cline
Laura Hodos as Patsy Cline

Photo: Michael Weston

Laura Hodos as Patsy Cline
Laura Hodos as Patsy Cline

Photos: Michael Weston

Laura Hodos as Patsy Cline
Laura Hodos as Patsy Cline

Photos: Michael Weston

Julie Lisnet as Louise Seger
Julie Lisnet as Louise Seger

Photos: Michael Weston

Patsy Sings Final Number
Patsy Sings Final Number

Patsy - Laura Hodos* Louise - Julie Lisnet *Member of Actor's Equity Association  Band Piano - Colin Graebert Pedal Steel - Dave O'Brian Bass - Gaylen Smith Guitar - John Burlock Drums - Thomas V. Libby Fiddle - Max Silverman Photos: Michael Weston

At the dinner table
At the dinner table

Julie Lisnet as Louise Laura Hodos as Patsy Photos: Michael Weston

Les Liaisons Dangereuse (2010)

Les Liaisons Dangereuses by Christopher Hampton
Illinois State University ~ Center for the Performing Arts
Director: Jon Ferreira
Stage Manager: 
Daniel D Drake
Costume Designer: Lauren Lowell

Hair/ Makeup Design: Tina Godziszewski
Set Designer: Alex K
Lighting Designer: 
Cassie Mings
Sound Designer: Jason Tucholke
Movement / Fights: Paul Dennhardt

ALL PHOTOS: PETE GUITHER

Death of Valmont
Death of Valmont

Antonio Zhiurinskas as Azolan and Josh Innerst as Valmont Photo: Pete Guither

Merteuil's Salon
Merteuil's Salon

Josh Innerst as Valmont and Jessie Dean as Merteuil Photo: Pete Guither

The Entrance of Valmont
The Entrance of Valmont

Josh Innerst as Valmont, Jessie Dean as Merteuil, and Colleen Longo as Madame Volanges Photo: Pete Guither

Madame Volanges
Madame Volanges

Colleen Longo as Madame Volanges Photo: Pete Guither

Merteuil is NOT pleased!
Merteuil is NOT pleased!

Jessie Dean as Merteuil Photo: Pete Guither

The Mistress
The Mistress

Josh Innerst as Valmont and Hannah Brown as Emile Photo: Pete Guither

Macbeth (2010)

Macbeth by William Shakespeare
Illinois State University ~ Westhoff Theatre
Director: Jon Ferreira

Stage Manager: Carrington Konow
Costume Designer: Lauren Roark 
Set Designer: Julie Zajac
Lighting Designer: JM Montecalvo
Sound Designer: Brandon Lettow
Movement / Fights: Paul Dennhardt

ALL PHOTOS: PETE GUITHER

Macbeth & Banquo
Macbeth & Banquo

Josh Innerst as Macbeth and Ken Mooney as Banquo Photo: Pete Guither

Wise Duncan
Wise Duncan

Josh Razavi as King Duncan Photo: Pete Guither

Toil and Trouble...
Toil and Trouble...

Raquel (Rangel) Medina, Jackie Trabilsy, and Kristina Reyes as the Three Witches Photo: Pete Guither

All My Little Chicks...
All My Little Chicks...

Clayton Joyner as Lady Macduff, Frank Huber as Murderer #1, and Nicole Zare as Young Macduff Photo: Pete Guither

MacBeth_Macduff Swing copy
MacBeth_Macduff Swing copy
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A Perfect Wedding (2009)

A Perfect Wedding by Charles Mee

Illinois State University ~ Westhoff Theatre
Director: Jon Ferreira

Stage Manager: Carrington Konow
Costume Designer: kClare Kemock
Set Designer: Adam Spencer
Lighting Designer: Marly Wooster
Sound Designer: Sarah Putts

Choreographers: Brittney Smith, Emilie Sharboneau, Pam Walden

Movement / Fights: Paul Dennhardt

ALL PHOTOS: PETE GUITHER 

Into the Woods we go....
Into the Woods we go....

Kristina Reyes as Maria Photo: Pete Guither

The frightened bride...
The frightened bride...

Amanda Roeder as Meridee Photo: Pete Guither

Poor James...
Poor James...

Max Ganet as James, Ware Carlton-Ford as Amadou, Jeff Rubin as Edmund, and Kurt Proepper as Frank. Photo: Pete Guither

Djamila won the mud fight!
Djamila won the mud fight!

Fania Bourn as Djamila and Anthony Ballweg as Heiner Photo: Pete Guither

The Bollywood Dance Number
The Bollywood Dance Number

The Entire Cast: Amanda Roeder, Melissa Imbrogno, Matthew Bausone, Kristina Reyes, Kurt Proepper, Caty Gordon, Max Ganet, Jeff Rubin, Dave Gonzalez, Ware Carlton-Ford, Nico Perez-Jandrich, Fania Bourn, Bill Daniel, Mike Graf, David Robertson, Anthony Ballweg, Tommy Nolan, Ryan Simpson, Rachel Griesinger, and Brianne Hornback. Photo: Pete Guither

At least Maria's having fun!
At least Maria's having fun!

Kristina Reyes as Maria Photo: Pete Guither

Blackbird (2009)

Froggy Smokes a Cigarette
Froggy Smokes a Cigarette

Froggy (Emily Nichelson) Photos: Pete Geither

Baylis on the Phone
Baylis on the Phone

Baylis (Gabe Trulson) Photos: Pete Guither

Baylis Plays Guitar
Baylis Plays Guitar

Baylis (Gabe Trulson) plays Froggy's (Emily Nichelson) arm like a guitar. Photos: Pete Guither

Froggy Smokes a Cigarette
Froggy Smokes a Cigarette

Froggy (Emily Nichelson) Photos: Pete Geither

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Blackbird by Adam Rapp

Illinois State University

Director: Jon Ferreira

Costume Designer: Mary Czech

Set Designer: Jon Ferreira

Lighting Designer: Malina Phillips

Sound Designer: Isaac Mandel
Choreographer: Katrina May Harjung

Photos: Pete Guither

Jon Ferreira and the cast of Blackbird (Gabriel Trulson and Emily Nichelson) with the playwright, Adam Rapp. Rapp was a guest of Ferreira at the Illinois State University campus, where he participated in forums, interviews, master classes, and a screening of his film version of Blackbird (2009). 

(Photo: Pete Guither)

Oddville: An Evening of Nu-Vaudeville (2008)

Oddville:

The Nu-Vaudville

Directed by

Jon Ferreira

Starring: Amanda Palmer from The Dresden Dolls, Red Peters from The Howard Stern Show, Titler, and many more stars!  ​

Amanda Palmer's 'Creep'
Amanda Palmer's 'Creep'

Amanda Palmer sings the song 'Creep' by Radiohead using her Ukulele "Oddville: The Nu Vaudville" Emerson Majestic Theatre (Boston, MA) Directed by Jon Ferreira

Red Peters and Titler
Red Peters and Titler

Comedian Red Peters shares some jokes with Comic-Singer Titler "Oddville: The Nu Vaudville" Emerson Majestic Theatre (Boston, MA) Directed by Jon Ferreira

Red Peters Sings
Red Peters Sings

Red Peters sings his song 'When I Jerk Off' "Oddville: The Nu Vaudville" Emerson Majestic Theatre (Boston, MA) Directed by Jon Ferreira

Amanda Palmer's 'Creep'
Amanda Palmer's 'Creep'

Amanda Palmer sings the song 'Creep' by Radiohead using her Ukulele "Oddville: The Nu Vaudville" Emerson Majestic Theatre (Boston, MA) Directed by Jon Ferreira

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Oddville TV Spot: Promotional Trailer for Future Markets on Nationwide Tour

The Tempest (2006)

Ariel and the Elements
Ariel and the Elements

The Tempest (2006) Robin Rapaport, Jen Picci, Eliza (Lay) Ryan, Erika Shumate, Dorothy Eagle Photo: Jon Ferreira

The Freeing of Ariel
The Freeing of Ariel

The Tempest (2006) Jason Beals (Prospero) and Eliza (Lay) Ryan (Ariel) Photographer: Jon Ferreira

Caliban!
Caliban!

Curt Klump as Caliban, Emily Evans as Miranda, and Jason Beals as Prospero Photo: Jon Ferreira

Ariel and the Elements
Ariel and the Elements

The Tempest (2006) Robin Rapaport, Jen Picci, Eliza (Lay) Ryan, Erika Shumate, Dorothy Eagle Photo: Jon Ferreira

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The Tempest by William Shakespeare

11:11 Theatre Company (Boston, MA)

Director: Jon Ferreira

Costume Designer: Melanie Gillis

Set Designer: Curt Klump

Lighting Designer:  Annie Croner

Choreographer: Lisa Palumbo

Stage Manager: Katie Toohil

Musical Director / Pianist: Dawson Hill

Percussion: Chris Montecalvo

Selected Acting Roles (1982 - 2008)  

James Avery in "Valhalla"
James Avery in "Valhalla"

Pictured: Elissa Macdonald and Jon Ferreira "Valhalla" by Paul Rudnick Zeitgeist Stage Directed by David Miller Photo: David Miller

Milt Manville in 'Luv'
Milt Manville in 'Luv'

Pictured: David Blais and Jon Ferreira "Luv" by Murray Schisgal Acadia Repertory Theatre Directed by Ken Stack Photo: Ken Stack

Lego Hamlet
Lego Hamlet

My favorite role to date! ;-)

James Avery in "Valhalla"
James Avery in "Valhalla"

Pictured: Elissa Macdonald and Jon Ferreira "Valhalla" by Paul Rudnick Zeitgeist Stage Directed by David Miller Photo: David Miller

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