We are very excited to finally introduce the original cast of Let's Dig Up Dad! We've got some fan favorites returning along with a batch of fresh new faces who are all ready to get this show on the road! Check out everyone's bio below and see who's who!
We can't wait to start work on this project and put up a great show for everyone. Don't forget to buy your tickets for our opening night, July 18th at 9 pm at the Hudson Guild Theater in Manhattan!
Meet the Family
We love all our actors whether it's their first production with us or their fifth! Check out the LDUD Who's Who to see what talent we're packing this time around!
Taylor Watson Seupel is excited to make his debut in his first New York City production! Taylor is an actor from the Hudson Valley who is currently studying at SUNY New Paltz as a Theatre major. He found his passion for acting in his first role as Plato in Rebel Without A Cause and has since decided on a lifelong pursuit of the craft. He has been working professionally in both Film and Theatre for the last two years while completing his major at New Paltz. He is thankful to work with such a wonderful and gifted cast, and hopes to be lucky enough to find such fun people to work beside in the future!
Cezar Remon received a Bachelor's Degree from Howard University where he studied theatre. LET'S DIG UP DAD will be his very first production with Second to the Right Productions. In addition to LET'S DIG UP DAD, Cezar has been a part of several other Theatrical, TV, and Film projects, included: HAIRSPRAY, THE FULL MONTY, SHAKESPEARE'S R&J, MEMPHIS, WORTH THE WAIT, STEP UP, and FAR FROM THE HEART, to name a few. He is extremely passionate about performing, directing, and writing. He is also very excited to be a part of this project and believes that when you put your mind to it, anything is possible.
Maya - Second to the Right Productions: Janet, For a Life. State University of New Paltz Fresh Act: Mila, Left Hanging. State University of New Paltz: Urleen, Footloose; Alia, She Like Girls; Donald Clark, Unnatural Acts. Rockland Shakespeare Company: Julius Caesar. Performing Arts Major at the State University of New Paltz. NY: Studied at Sedgwick Russel Acting Studio. Special thanks to my family.
Taylor is a sophomore in High Shool. This is her first Off-Off Broadway play, or any play actually. She is super excited to be playing Bree in Let's Dig Up Dad!, even if the characters name is spelt wrong.
"It's spelled B-R-E-E not B-R-I-E."
"No it's not."
"Well it is in my head."
Jill Knell is a native New Yorker, now living in the Hudson Valley. She has performed in a wide range of roles in film, television, and on the stage ('The Pack', 'Suicide Kids', 'All my Children', 'Taxi Tales', 'Hey Driver'). Her education in the craft of acting is ongoing. She is a member of SAG/AFTRA
This fall, Madison will be a senior at SUNY New Paltz, where she is working towards her Bachelor's degree in Theatre Arts, with a minor in Communications. Her latest on-stage credits include "A Christmas Carol" at the Center for Performing Arts in Rhinebeck (Young Alice) and a trail actor at Headless Horseman Hayrides and Haunted Houses. She has also worked behind the scenes as a light board operator at the Center in Rhinebeck (Sunset Boulevard) and SUNY New Paltz (Comedy of Errors). When she's not eating mac and cheese, she's performing with her on-campus improv group, entitled "TBA Improv."
Sean is an actor and musician from the Bronx. He studied acting at Emerson College. His first role was Prince Charming in a performance of Snow White, at the age of 7. He has been a part of the Bronx Repertory Company, based at Lehman College, as well as the Scarsdale Summer Musical Theater Program, and various other theatre companies in the Bronx and Westchester. Recent performances in the Hudson Valley include work with the Shandaken Theatrical Society, and at Byrdcliffe Theater. Sean is also a lifelong singer and guitarist, with the personal goal of playing every Beatles song. He has been playing and writing music since the age of 9. Other roles include: Billy (For a Life); Pippin (Pippin); Agwe (Once On This Island); Wilson (The Ruffian on the Stair); Lord Cornbury (Cornbury); Garcin (No Exit); Joe Sutter (the Spitfire Grill); Balthazar (Our Lady of 121st St.); Alfieri (A View from the Bridge); Mike Braschi (Blame It On Beckett); Jason (Medea)
OK, now you really gotta come see the show!
Just look at those faces! How could you say no to them? You can't! Come Dig Up Dad with us!