Riley is thrilled to be working with this brilliant group of artists in his Jungle Theater debut! Recent credits include Lyra Theater: Salty; Guthrie Theater: The Lion in Winter, Juno and the Paycock; Minnesota Jewish Theatre: The Whipping Man; Salt Lake Acting Company: Hand to God; Arizona Theatre Company: Of Mice and Men; Milwaukee Repertory Theater: Of Mice and Men, A Christmas Carol, Dreamgirls; Montana Shakespeare in the Parks: Macbeth, You Never Can Tell, Richard III, The Comedy of Errors. Riley is a graduate of the University of Minnesota/ Guthrie Theater BFA Actor Training Program. rileyotoole.com
Tracey Maloney- Margery
Tracey is thrilled to be back at the Jungle. Past production here include Bus Stop and Honour. She has been acting around the Twin Cities for over twenty years, including theaters such as The Guthrie Theater, Pillsbury Theater, The History Theater, Park Square, Ten Thousand Things, The Playwright’s Center, the Children’s Theatre, The Illusion, Dark and Stormy, and others. She is a co-founder of Thirst Theater, and film credits include Cedar Rapids and The Straight Story.
Eric Sharp - Timmy
JUNGLE: Debut; THEATER Guthrie Theater: Bad News, M. Butterfly. Alliance Theatre: Start Down; Theater Mu: Two Mile Hollow, Charles Francis Chan Jr., Middle Brother; Children’s Theatre Company: The Jungle Book, Peter Pan; Ten Thousand Things: Fiddler on the Roof; Park Square Theatre: Oliver Twist, The Odyssey; Theatre de la Jeune Lune: The Miser; Frank Theatre: Mother Courage and Her Children; Nautilus Music-Theater: Man of La Mancha; TigerLion Arts: The Buddha Prince; Minnesota and Toronto Fringe Festivals: The Depth of the Ocean; Walking Shadow: after the quake. TRAINING B.F.A., Millikin University. UPCOMING: Guthrie: Christmas Carol; TTT: Into the Woods www.WorkSharp.org
Kris Nelson - Pastor Greg
Kris was last seen at The Jungle in The Blue Room. He has been a member of the Minneapolis theater community for over twenty years. He has appeared in over 40 productions at The Guthrie Theater including A Christmas Carol, The Caretaker, The Ugly One, Trouble in Mind and Arsenic and Old Lace. He has also appeared in several productions at Ten Thousand Things, most recently in Intimate Apparel. He has also appeared in productions of Dark and Stormy Theater, Thirst Theater and The History Theaters production of Wellstone where he portrayed Sen Paul Wellstone.
Christine Michael Menge - Jessica
Christine is an actor, theatermaker, and young theater educator who just graduated from St. Olaf College this May. At St. Olaf, Christine played roles from the titular character in Mother Courage and Her Children to Marc Antony in Julius Caesar, Hermione Granger, Juliet, and more. While Christine has spent the last three summers working in the education department at Children's Theatre Company, this is Christine's Jungle Theater and Twin Cities acting debut. They are beyond grateful and excited to share the joy and chaos of this story with you!