NEW! OFF-BROADWAY CAST

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ODYSSEUS BAILER

Odysseus Bailer is honored to be a part of One Nation, One Mission, One Promise.  Being a history buff, this show is a pleasure to work on.

As a professional actor Odysseus has been in 72 projects in Film, Theatre, Television, Commercial, Voice-Over, and Commercial Print.  His NY stage credits include Fences (Gabriel) at the Paul Robeson Theatre, Hendra (Duan) for the Manhattan Shakespeare Co., and And Silence Broke the House (Ken) at the Glicker-Milstein Theatre.  His TV credits include appearances on 30 Rock and Law and Order for NBC Universal.

He would like to thank his family and friends for their undying support.  And he would also would like to thank the cast and crew for their creativity and professionalism.

JAMES COUGAR CANFIELD

James Cougar Canfield is a NYC based actor with an MFA in Acting from East 15 Acting School in Greater London.  His original play, Ladies in Waiting: The Judgement of Henry VIII, in which he starred as the Tudor king, has performed throughout the United States and U.K., winning the Hollywood Fringe International Award in 2017.

Canfield's other recent stage credits include The Polar Express (Warner Bros/Event Energizers), And Then There Were None (Judson Theatre Company), and Romeo and Juliet (EMIT).  Canfield will also appear on upcoming episodes of Pandora's Box: Unleashing Evil and The 1980s: The Deadliest Decade on ID Discovery.

Twitter: @james_cougar

KELSEY LEA JONES

Kelsey is a New York based actor and Maryland native excited to be making her Off-Broadway debut at the Players Theatre!  A graduate with her BFA in Acting from Marymount Manhattan College, her New York Theatre credits include: Tailspin! (NYC Fringe) and Ketchup or Mustard (Strawberry One Act Festival).

Kelsey can also be seen in the award-winning short film F is Friendship (New York International Film Festival, National Film Festival for Talented Youth, Vimeo's Short of the week) as well as commercial and print campaigns for Burger King, Toys R Us, Athena Club, Scent Bird, and Dylan's Candy Bar to name a few.

www.kelseyleajones.com

JEFF MACKINNON

Off-Broadway debut!  Jeff is thrilled to bring the best of the American spirit to the stage.  Jeff is a proud actor/director for the Story Pirates (Drama Book Shop), stand-up comedian, Groundlings/UCB-trained improviser and comedy writer who has worked on television shows for MTV (Ridiculousness), NBC (The Meredith Viera Show), and Comedy Central (Served Cold pilot).

His debut feature film Mow as writer/director has been green-lit for May 2018!  TV/Film: Late Night Cap (Host), Trending (Pilot);  Theater: True West (Austin), Boys Life (Don), Suburbia (Buff).

Nothing but love and gratitude for Mom, Dad, Taylor, family, friends, fellow artists, Brady, and the love of his life, Natalie! SAG-AFTRA

Instagram: @thejeffmackinnon

EMELIE PLA

Emelie Pla is making her Off-Broadway debut.  She has played Mona in Chicago, Cosette in Les Misérables, Fiordeligi in Cosi Fan Tutte, and Peep-Bo in The Mikado.  Film credits include Ryan in Stuck on Someday, an independent feature, along with other shorts and web series.

Having grown up in Boston, Emelie Pla started her performing arts career in music.  She attended Washington Adventist University and earned her Bachelors of Music degree for classical vocal performance, with extensive experience in the opera, musical theatre, and solo and choral performance.  Choral credits include Carnegie Hall and Lincoln Center under the direction of John Rutter and James Bingham.

After making the move from Boston to the Big Apple, she was signed by the Carson-Adler Agency and works as an actress in theatre, commercials, shorts, web series and indie productions. She is very excited to be working with the amazing cast and crew!

www.emeliepla.com

EMMA ROMASCO

Emma Romasco is honored to be part of the exciting Off-Broadway debut of One Nation, One Mission, One Promise!  Emma is a B.F.A. graduate of NYU Tisch's New Studio on Broadway and the Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts in London.

NYU Tisch: Jerry's Girls (Featured Soloist), Liz Swados' StageWorks World Premiere of The Golem (Devorah).  RADA: The Tempest (Prospero), Merchant of Venice (Jessica) and Twelfth Night (Olivia).  Off-Broadway at Lynn Redgrave Theatre: Can Do Duck- The Musical (Mama Duck u/s).  Boston South End Theatre Group: The Children's Hour (Mary Tilford). Boston's Strand Theater: Xernona and The Grand Dragon X (Lily).  Other: Beauty and the Beast (Belle), Hello Dolly! (Irene Malloy – TAMY Award Winner).

www.emmaromasco.com

DANA SCURLOCK

Dana is an actress, singer and voiceover artist originally from Cincinnati, Ohio, currently starring Off-Broadway as Bamboo, the Superstar Panda, in Endangered! The Musical at The Davenport Theatre.

Other recent roles include: Sarah in the musical Zuccotti Park, directed by Luis Salgado (On Your Feet!), for the 2016 NY International Fringe Festival, and Spoon River at The Invisible Dog Art Center.  She has provided voice work for The Whitney Museum of Modern Art and featured in the award-winning film By Any Means for Triventure Films as well as the short Louie's Brother Peter.

Dana is a proud  graduate of The Ohio State University with degrees in Theatre and English Literature. Other roles include: Pope Joan/Nell in Top Girls, and Bianca in Paula Vogel's Desdemona: A Play About a Handkerchief.

www.danascurlock.com

SAMANTHA TALBOTT

Samantha is thrilled to be making her Off-Broadway debut at The Players Theatre!  She is a NYC-based actress and voiceover artist originally from Charleston, WV.  She received her degree in Theatre Arts from Virginia Tech.

Favorite roles include: Anna in Boston Marriage, Elaine in The Graduate, and Juror 2 in Twelve Angry Women.  She has appeared in various commercials and feature films including the award-winning “Dreams of You and Me.”  She is also part of the sketch comedy team “Sketchy.”

Proud member of New York Women in Film & Television (NYWIFT).  Thanks to mom and dad.

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