Meet the Actors
Cassandra Alexander is ecstatic to join the Hampstead family this spring! She graduated from Indiana University with degrees in Theatre and Arts Management, and currently lives in the vibrant artistic community of Philadelphia. Cassandra’s credits include two of her own adaptations of Shakespeare, Breeches and Love is Merely A Madness. She recently understudied the World Premiere of Hans Brinker and the Silver Skates at the Arden Theatre Company. Special thanks to Amanda Thickpenny and Matthew Murry!
Elisha Bryant is elated to begin her journey with Hampstead and couldn’t be happier for this chance in Wonderland as one of her most beloved childhood characters, Alice! Previous roles she’s enjoyed include Celia in As You like It, Louisa in The Fantasticks, and Maureen in Rent. Elisha sends her warm-wishes to all those who have fostered her growth as an artist and would like to dedicate this first tour to Eloise, her “Little E.”
Chris Creane is very excited to go down the rabbit hole for his first tour with Hampstead Stage Company! Chris hails from Centreville, Virginia but has been a traveling actor for the past 3 years touring from Minnesota to Texas to the Carolina’s. When not driving across country, Chris enjoys hiking, hanging out with Jon Snow and debating whether Steven Avery did it or not.
James Edwards (EMC/SAG Eligible) is very excited to join the Hampstead team. Originally from the UK, James has always loved the arts; earning a BFA in Performing Art in SCAD. Credits include: “Spring Awakening” (Hanschen), “Lovers & Players”-World Premier (Flavio), “Clybourne Park” (u/s Jim/Tom/Kenn) and “A Year with Frog and Toad” (Frog) both at Hangar Theatre, and composer/accompanist/improvisor for The Mobbline improv team. Film work includes “CBGB (2013) and “Dirty Grandpa” (2015) (David-double) with Robert De Niro. Love to Mum, Dad, and Natasha Edwards!
Rachael Feldman could not be more excited to be joining the Hampstead family! She is an NYC based actor, and received her BFA in Acting from Adelphi University. Recent credits include Sophie in the feature length slasher The Killer In The House, and Rachel on the acclaimed web series Stop The Bleeding!. Favorite theatre credits include Catherine in These Shining Lives, Toto in Imagine Oz, and Sunny in Two Birds. If Rachael is not performing, she is definitely eating. www.rachaelfeldman.com
David Warwick is thrilled to be joining Hampstead Stage this spring! Hailing from Weirton, WV, he received his BFA in Acting and Directing from Marshall University in 2006 and his MFA in Acting from the University of Southern Mississippi in 2009. In his free time, David likes to relax with a good book or a video game. Some of his favorite roles include Morell in Candida with Southern Arena Theatre, John Little in the world premiere of Robin Hood with Actors’ Theatre of Columbus, and St. George in The Reluctant Dragon with Children’s Theatre of Charlotte.
Jennifer Diaz, a native of Puerto Rico with an upbringing in Mississippi, graduated May 2014 from The University of Southern Mississippi with a B.A. in Theatre and a minor in Hotel, Restaurant, and Tourism Management. She recently toured with Lexington Children’s Theatre last spring. She is happy to work with yet another company that is dedicated to stimulating thousands of students’ minds and imaginations through the power of live theater.
Sharon Romano is thrilled to join the team at Hampstead Stage Company. She currently lives in New York City, where she performed in several shows at The Players Theatre, including A Christmas Carol, Alice in Wonderland, and Treasure Island: The Musical. Marietta College: BFA Theatre. CAP21: Certificate in Musical Theatre. sharonromano.net