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Alyssa H. Chase

alyssa chase headshotAlyssa H. Chase, a native of Mattapoisett, MA, is thrilled to be back on the Cape joining WHAT in their 30th Season! Credits include Don’t Dress for Dinner (The Theater Barn in New Lebanon, NY), The Greenhouse (Gallery Players), All in the Timing (ReniGraef Prods.), Muffin Man (NY Fringe Fest) and many films, TV and commercials (including the feature, Whispers in the Dark at Lincoln Center’s NY Film Fest). Alyssa will be featured later this year on the final season of Boardwalk Empire. Smith College and AMDA graduate. www.alyssahchase.com

This season: Period of Adjustment

Ali Ewoldt

ali ewoldt headshotAli Ewoldt* is thrilled to be part of this production of Period of Adjustment! Credits include: 1st Broadway Revival of Les Miserables (Cosette), The Fantasticks Off-Broadway (Luisa), West Side Story (Broadway 1st National Tour, International Tour, PCLO, The MUNY, Music Theater Wichita; Maria), A Christmas Carol at The McCarter Theatre (Fan, directed by Michael Unger). Baayork Lee’s tour of The King and I (Tuptim) and Aladdin at Disney’s California Adventure (Jasmine).  She was featured on The Michael J. Fox Show and in the short film Yield with Leviathan Lab. She has a BA in Psychology from Yale University and is a proud member of Actors’ Equity. www.aliewoldt.com

This season: Period of Adjustment

*Member of Actors’ Equity Association, the union of professional actors and stage managers

James Ludwig

jimmyL-6548James Ludwig* is thrilled to make his debut at WHAT with this lovely company! Recent credits include: Broadway—Spamalot (Original Cast), Little Shop of Horrors. Off Broadway—Two Point Oh, Blue Man Group, Bubbly Black Girl… (Playwrights Horizons), De La Guarda, john & jen (Original Cast); Tours—Spamalot (Las Vegas), 101 Dalmatians (1st Nat’l); Regional—Baltimore CenterStage: Raisin Cycle; George Street: God of Carnage, Ctrl+Alt+Delete; Arena Stage: A Man’s a Man; McCarter: Christmas Carol; Berkshire Theatre: Birthday Boy; Theatre Aspen: The Full Monty, Same Time Next Year.  Film/TV—News to Me, Lipstick Jungle, Chappelle’s Show, Ghost Town, Law & Order. James is the Owner of Back40 Films, which produces the wildly popular show The Happy Hour Guys (thehappyhourguys.com). Education—BA, U of Michigan (Go Blue!), MFA, U of Washington. Professional—Proud Actors’ Equity Member & National Councilor. Best gig ever: Husband to KB.

This season: Period of Adjustment

*Member of Actors’ Equity Association, the union of professional actors and stage managers