2018 cast

Laura Sky Herman – Marie

Laura Sky Herman is thrilled to make her NYC debut and bring this iconic statue to life!  Favorite credits include various projects with American Repertory Theater, Miami City Ballet, Nefertiti (Meret-Paper Mill Playhouse) Crazy for You (Polly-New London Barn Playhouse, Moss Hart Award), Brigadoon (Jean/Dance Captain-New London Barn Playhouse), Gypsy (Louise), Les Misérables (Eponine), Bye Bye Birdie (Kim), Nine (Carla), Legally Blonde (Swing-Texas State University) Julius Caesar (Cassius-RADA). She is a current undergrad at Harvard University. Love and thanks to The Little Dancer team, Mallory Levy, Julia Mendelsohn, Kaitlin Hopkins and the MT program at Texas State, Remo Airaldi, Magda, German, and, most importantly, her family!

Laura Sky Herman

Jesse Dalton – Ed/Degas

Jesse Dalton is thrilled to be a part of this celebration of French Impressionism. Previous credits include Richard in Richard II (Hofstra University), Ravenal in Show Boat (Prather), and Ian Falwell in the horror-comedy Triggered opposite Amanda Wyss (CWM Entertainment). What a treat to spend the holidays telling this wonderful story – and to sing a role properly written for a baritone, which is terribly rare for anyone under the age of Emile de Becque!

Jesse Dalton

Heather Cadarette – Mama/Mistress de la Ballet

Heather Cadarette is thrilled to be debuting this wonderful new musical! She has worked as a preschool teacher while pursuing acting here in NYC, with select credits including Off Broadway: Louise – Beauty and the Beast; NYC: Sister Antonia – If the Saints Arrive in Germany; Regional: Fairy Godmother – Shrek The Musical; Jane – God-Shaped Hole; Ms. Cratchit – Mrs. Scrooge the Musical; Margaret – Much Ado; Mary Jane – Big River; Gertrude McFuzz – Seussical The Musical. Proud graduate of UCSD. Much love to family, friends, fiancé, and this wonderful cast and crew!

Heather Cadarette

Lisa Graye – Charlotte

Lisa Graye is thrilled to be bringing this beautiful story to life! Off-Broadway: Friends! The Musical Parody (Monica Geller, St. Lukes), Cleopatra! The Pop Experience (TNC); Regional: West Side Story (‘Rosalia’, Mill Mountain Theater), Balloon Boy: The Musical (NYMF) and Peter Pan (Syracuse Stage). Thank you Mom, Dad and Max! BFA, Syracuse University ’17. Instagram: @lisagraye

Lisa Graye

Cat Grey – Louise

Cat Grey is a local New York City actress. She has recently moved back after spending two years in Los Angeles, CA, furthering her acting and modeling career. As well as being an actress, she is a trained classical ballet dancer and singer. She attended the American Musical and Dramatic Academy (AMDA) in New York City, majoring in Dance Theatre. During her career, Cat has taken part in many on-screen productions including short films, commercials, and music videos. This summer, she performed in her first play, Girl Inside the Mirror, which was a part of the Planet Connections Theatre Festivity of New York City. Cat is extremely grateful and proud to be joining the cast of The Little Dancer and is thrilled to be performing ballet again!

Cat Grey

Georgia Monroe – Swing (Marie, Louise, Charlotte)

Georgia is so excited to be a part of this new Holiday story! From Washington DC, she is currently pursuing her BFA in Commercial Dance from Pace University in New York City. Regional: Evita, Showboat (Interlakes Summer Theater NH), Dance Dance Dance Heartbeat (swing)(Hershey Park, PA). Thanks to the support of my parents, teachers, and friends.

Georgia Monroe

Raquel Kahn – Understudy Intern (Mama/Mistress de la Ballet)

Raquel Kahn is thrilled to be a part of this wonderful musical! Previous credits include Katherine in Love’s Labor’s Lost The Musical at The York Theater, and Katie (supporting) in the reading of a new musical, The Bishops, at The Fresh Grind Festival. Raquel is a proud graduate of Marymount Manhattan College (’18) with a BFA in Acting and minor in Musical Theater. Thanks to Steve, my whole wonderful family, friends and my beautiful dog, Simba. Happy holidays to all! Instagram: R_quelly

Raquel K