Cast:

Melinda Campero_Head shot USE THIS ONEMelinda Campero (Columbia) was recently seen as Simon in Ray of Light Theatre’s all-female cast of Jesus Christ Superstar. Prior to that, she played Lisa in Debbie Does Dallas the musical with OMG! I love that Show! productions and SF Oasis, and groupie turned rock star, Cristal Anderson in Above and Beyond the Valley of the Ultra Showgirls at SF Oasis. Other past ROLT productions include: Heathers: the musical, Yeast Nation, and The Full Monty. Melinda has also appeared in Drunk Drag Broadway’s Wicked-ish (Elphaba), Beauty is a Beast (Silly Girl) and Little Shop of Whores (Urchin)Falsettoland (Trina), New Brain (Rhoda & Homeless Lady), A Little Night Music (Charlotte & Fredrika) and The 25th Annual Spelling Bee (Logainne) and productions with Outcast Cabaret. Much love to Cory!

 

Caleb H. Draper-16Caleb Haven Draper (Brad) is excited to make his Ray of Light debut! Past credits include Donn Arden’s Jubilee! (Bally’s Las Vegas), Anything Goes (Center Repertory Company), Little Me, Sugar!, Lady, be Good (42nd Street Moon), Singin’ in the Rain, Hello, Dolly! (Diablo Theatre Company), Ragtime, Annie, Hair (Alameda Civic Light Opera). He has a BA in Musical Theatre from University of the Pacific.

 

 

Carlos

Carlos Guerrero (Phantom )  Is thrilled to be making his 3rd visit back to the mansion! Show Credits Include: The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas (42nd Street Moon) Saturday Night Fever(BBBay),West Side Story(CCMT),Wedding Singer(BAM),42nd Street(BAM), Cabaret(PSP), Cinderella (BATCO),Rocky Horror Show(ROLT),Broadway Bares: SF, On Broadway, Broadway Song & Dance, Funky Town,Jesus Christ Superstar, Anything Goes, You’re a Goodman,Charlie Brown,Wicked Games: TILT Shift Dance Company, Missionary Man: Alfonzo King Lines Ballet. He is grateful to his friends and family for their love and support and would like to thank all those involved in his career for making these the most rewarding experiences of his life. Carlos hopes you enjoy the show! XOXO

 

John FlawJohn Flaw (Eddie) considers himself incredibly lucky to be able to step into Eddie’s boots again for this year’s Rocky Horror Show. He has spent the last year putting glitter and garbage in his beard for Palace of Trash at The Stud and can occasionally be found behind a guitar playing songs with his band Vagabondage. Favorite roles include Virgil (Club Inferno), Space Judge (Attack of the Genitaliens) and Barista (dayjob).

 

 

MelisaMartinez-20110503-031(1)Melissa Martinez (Phantom, Dance Captain) Melissa is so freaking excited to be back at the lab with these crazy gremlins for a second time. A graduate from University of the Arts in Philadelphia (GO EAGLES) she has been a performer, director, choreographer, and teaching artist in the Bay Area for the last 9 years. Favorite roles include Hermia from Midsummer, Jon Tracy’s original adaptation of A Midsummer Nights Dream with Solano Repertory Company, Diana Morales from A Chorus Line with Solano College Theater, and 1/5 of the yellow brick road in The Wiz at Berkeley Playhouse.

 

erin_gentryErin Gentry (Phantom) is a choreographer, teacher, and performer living in the Bay Area. Previous shows include ‘A Chorus Line’, ‘The Producers’, and ‘Chicago’. This is her first show with Ray of Light, and it’s been a blast! Thank you to the entire creative team, to my husband, and to my family and friends for their support.

 

 

JoshuaJoshua Beld (Usherette/Phantom) graduated from SFSU in 2010 with a Bachelors of Music in Vocal Performance. Since moving to the Bay Area in 2006, he has been fortunate to work with many performance companies ranging from opera to burlesque and everything in between. He has been seen in various productions with Lamplighters Music Theatre, Goat Hall Opera, Opera San Jose, Presto! Interactive Opera, and Ray of Light Theatre. He has also been featured in collaborative performances with the Oakland-East Bay Gay Men’s Chorus, Grace Cathedral, and the Twilight Vixen Revue.

 

Clay David HeadshotClay David’s (Narrator) achievements in the theater have been recognized with five 2016 San Francisco Bay Area Theatre Critic’s Awards for Best Actor, Best Director, Best Set Designer, Best Costume Designer and Best Production, Theatre Bay Area TITAN Award for Excellence in Theatre, Dean Goodman Choice Award-Best Director, Lee Hartgrave FAME Best Play Award, and The Victor Borge Legacy Award. Clay has recently performed Anthony in End of the Rainbow (OMG I love that show! Productions), Don Jon in Much Ado About Nothing (Marin Shakespeare Company), and Jefferies in Speakeasy. He has also served as scenic artist for Assassins and Seussical with BAM, Priscilla Queen of the Desert with Theatre Rhino, Roar of the Grease Paint with Landmark Theatre, and theatre designer for Tenderly and Be My Baby with Altarena Playhouse.

 

Merrell_Courtney_792ret2-FPCourtney Merrell (Janet) was recently seen as Tammy in Debbie Does Dallas with OMG! I love that show! Productions. Before that she performed Cathy in The Last Five Years at PianoFight and Janet in Rocky Horror Show with Ray of Light Theatre. A regular performer in the Bay Area, some of her favorite projects include originating the role of Bryce in The Cable Car Nymphomaniac with FOGG and playing Sue in CARRIE The Musical and Cinderella in Into the Woods, both with Ray of Light. Other credits include Jan-the-Sweet in Yeast Nation (Ray of Light), Renate in The Diplomats (Dark Porch Theatre), Ophelia in Hamlet and Cherie in Bus Stop (OST Festival). “All my love and thanks to my midbestie, my ROLT fam, and my folks in the Lou.”

 

darcyD’Arcy Drollinger (Frank-N-Furter) is thrilled to be back as one of his all-time favorite characters, Frank-N-Furter. Drollinger has written, directed and starred in the original stage productions: Bitch Slap, Champagne White is Disastrous, Champagne White and The Temple of Poon, Shit & Champagne, Mr. Irresistible, Project: Lohan, Scalpel!, The Possession of Mrs. Jones, Pink Elephants and Above and Beyond the Valley of the Ultra Showgirls. Other credits include: The Producers (first Broadway production), Hairspray the Musical (first Broadway production). He is currently in production to bring the Champagne trilogy to the big screen. D’Arcy is the co-owner of Oasis, the premier drag club in the US, voted San Francisco’s best nightclub / cabaret (www.sfoasis.com), and continues to produce, adapt and direct the live drag parodies: Sex and the City Live, The Golden Girls – The Christmas Episodes, Star Trek Live and Buffy the Vampire Slayer Live. D’Arcy is also the creator of Sexitude™, the body-positive, age-positive, sex-positive dance experience based in San Francisco.

 

Randy OHaraRandy O’Hara (Riff Raff) is thrilled to be making his Ray of Light debut! Some favorite past credits include Quasimodo (Hunchback…), Cosmo (Singin’…), Riff Raff (Rocky Horror Live), Claude (Hair) and Bobby (Company). Many thanks go to his friends and family, especially to Mike and Kev for their endless support. This one is for his real life sweet transvestite, Hallie. “Tony, I hope you had a Redbull.” Enjoy the show everyone!

 

 

S.Altier HeadshotSara Altier (Ensemble) is thrilled to return to Transylvania for round two of The Rocky Horror Show. She most recently appeared in Jesus Christ Superstar (ROLT), assistant directed Reefer Madness (ROLT) and assistant produced Debbie Does Dallas: The Musical (OMG! I Love at Show & Oasis). Sara spends her days on the Comms team at Flexport and would like to thank her #1 gal, Eleanor Roosevelt, the pug.

 

 

JocelynJocelyn Pickett (Magenta) Past roles include Heather Chandler in Heathers: the Musical, TBA Award winning Violet in Violet, Magenta in Rocky Horror, and Christine Colgate in Dirty Rotten Scoundrels. By day, she is a Drama Specialist at Bullis Charter School. She hopes you enjoy the show! A huge thank you to Patrick.

 

 

Malakani

Malakani Severson (Rocky) is so stoked to be a part of his second Ray of Light Theatre production! Now currently based in New Orleans, some favorite past shows include: Xanadu (Sonny), South Pacific (Billy), The Wild Party (Jackie), La Cage Aux Folles (Monique) and Legally Blonde (Carlos). Television credits include: Hawaii 5-0 (Aaron Cole), Hollister Co. Presents: “This Is Summer” (Self) and WWE Monday Night Raw (Police Captain Williams). @mala.kani on Instagram. Join us on our kooky Transylvanian adventure—enjoy!

 

Zachariah Mohammed Photo #2Zachariah Mohammed (Phantom) is excited to be joining the Rocky Horror family! Zachariah’s previous recent credits include Freaky Friday (Ensemble, Center Rep), 42nd Street (Ensemble, Pacific Coast Repertory), Reefer Madness (Ensemble, Ray of Light), She Loves Me (Swing, SF Playhouse), The Wild Party (Oscar, Ray of Light), and In the Heights (Ensemble, Tri Valley Rep). During the day Zachariah works as a Social Media Manager at Just Media, a marketing agency in Emeryville. Zachariah would like to thank Pete, his family and friends for all of their love and support.

 

RJ2018RJ San Jose (Phantom) We are live from Rocky Horror! It’s like Senior Year, BUT BETTER!  So happy to be back on stage serving Phantom realness. Fav call out has to be: “What’s your favorite drink?” Bay Area native from Union City, CA. Fav productions include: La Cage Aux Folles (Bay Area Musicals), In The Heights (Broadway By the Bay, TBA Award), A Chorus Line (Broadway By the Bay, Woodminster, PCRT), and Hairspray (Broadway By the Bay).  Color Guard / Drum Corps Alumni. Love to my family & friends, David & our little girl, Spicedrop! Peace & OM. @rjsanjose

 

Rachel WitteRachel Witte (Phantom) is thrilled to be back on stage with Ray of Light Theatre! She most recently played an apostle in #shesus — the company’s all-female production of Jesus Christ Superstar. Favorite past roles include: Roxie Hart (Chicago), Ado Annie (Oklahoma!), Logainne (The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee), Sally Bowles (Cabaret) and Cathy (The Last Five Years). Love to Joaquin for his endless support.