Stage Manager Contact List
Updated: August, 2021

June Abernathy, AEA / IATSE
Currently on Tour

Judy Brakke
St. Petersburg, FL

Terry W. Carpenter
Associate Director/Resident Stage Manager
Meadow Brook Theatre
Detroit, MI

Topaz Cooks*
San Diego, CA

Richard Costabile
Chairman emeritus, Stage Manager's Association
Retired (yes, there is such a thing!)
Former Production Supervisor, Hal Holbrook in Mark Twain Tonight!
(Please email to set up a phone interview.)
Normandy Beach, NJ

Stephanie Dahl*
Stage Manager
Blue Man Group Las Vegas

Las Vegas, NV

Peggy Miles Dahlquist, Equity/AGMA
Production Stage Manager
Washington, DC

Danny Foss, Equity Stage Manager
Mama Mia! at Chanhassen Dinner Theater
Minneapolis, MN

Jenny R. Friend
Production Stage Manager
The Children's Theatre Company
(Please email to set up a phone interview.)

Minneapolis, MN 55404

Robin Gray
Sacramento, CA

Nathan J. Heldstab*
Stage Manager
Blue Man Group,Universal Orlando Resort
University of California, Davis

Candace Hemphill
Associate Company Manager for Disney’s Aladdin National Tour
Minneapolis, MN

Dan Herman*
Plymouth Playhouse
Plymouth, MN

Kathryn Sam Houkom
Freelance - AEA
Minneapolis, MN

Michele Kay, AEA/AGMA
Assistant Professor, Stage Management
University of Cincinnati
College, Conservatory of Music - OMDA

Cincinnati, OH

-Elynmarie Kazle*
Freelance Production and Stage Manager
Chair, Stage Manager's Association of the United States
Fellow and Stage Management Mentor: USITT
Production Manager and Stage Managemetn Mentor, Akron School for the Arts

Akron, OH

Catherine "China" MacNish (Aka Kathryn "China" Hayzer), AEA
Event Production Coordinator
New York City, NY
YouTube Video

MacKenzie McCullum*
Freelance/ Patron Services Manager @Yellow Tree Theatre
Minneapoils, MN

Robyn McFarland
Educator, Community Theatre Stage Manager
Tempe Little Theatre
Tempe, AZ

Gary Mickelson
Stage Manager for Broadway production of Come From Away
New York, NY

Margaret L. Nelson
Stage Manager/Lighting Designer
Dance & Special Events
Chicago, IL

Ken Olson*
Managing Director
Midland Community Theatre
Midland, TX

Tiffany Orr
Production Stage Manager
Theatre Latte Da
Minneapolis, MN

Joshua M. Rose,* AEA
Production Manager
CMT San Jose
San Jose, CA

Alison Rouzer*
Freelance SM/Theatre Tech/Lifeguard
St Paul, MN

Christopher Sadler, AEA
Associate Professor
The University of Oklahoma
KCACTF National Stage Mgt Coordinator
Norman, OK

Tina Salamone, AEA
Performing Arts Manager
City of Bloomington, IL
Bloommington, IL

Kara Schuette* AEA

Colleen Smith*
Freelance SM
Sales and Events Coordinator, Vista Fleet

Duluth, MN

Matt Stern, AEA & AGVA
New York, NY

Erin Riley Strong*
Director of Operations, Vail Film Festival
Chicago, IL

Carol A. Sullivan, AEA
New York, NY


* University of Minnesota Duluth Alumni