The Sound of Music Cast Announced

The Sound of Music producer, Christine Paccillo along with her production team is pleased to announce the cast for our September 2014 production.



Maria Rainer- Lindsay Wood

Captain Georg von Trapp- David Fusco

Max Detweiller- Todd Aikens

Elsa Schrader- Jackie Reynolds

Mother Abbess- Kathy Marhold 

Liesl von Trapp- Eliana Swartz

Friedrich von Trapp- Michael Friedman

Louisa von Trapp- Gabrielle Cinque

Kurt von Trapp- Jake Rallo

Brigitta von Trapp - Sarah Coleman

Marta von Trapp- Carmen Gemallaro

Gretl von Trapp- Leia LaRue

Rolf Gruber- Bobby Davis 

Sister Berthe- Stephanie Maleweski

Sister Margaretta- Antje Weymann

Sister Sophia- Katie Reed

Franz- Paul Caliendo

Frau Schmidt- Maureen Muldoon

Herr Zeller- Bob Brown

Frau Zeller- Laurie Toole

Admiral Von Schreiber- J.D. Wilson

Baron Elberfeld- J.D. Wilson

Baroness Elberfeld- Kate Pentek                                                                                                         

Ursula- Particia Delesky

Ensemble- Victoria Aumack, Andrew Behrens, Emily Bennett, Dana Brown, Ashley Bruno, Brandon Burns, Jake Cameron, Andrew Diaz, Jessica Fisher, Jordan Gilbert, Jaclyn Gisondi, Jillian Lamanno, Vici Saunders, Erin Wiggins 

Grease Gearing up for Opening Night

July 11th is right around the corner and the talented cast and crew have been working hard towards opening night.

Tickets are selling fast, so call the Basie box office at (732) 842-9000 to make sure you aren't stuck in the back or become a season subscriber (click here) and lock in a discount to see this summer's must see show.

Grease Cast Announced

Grease producer, Anthony Greco along with his production team is pleased to announce the cast for our July 2014 production.




Danny Zuko- Phillip Mazzara

Sandy Dumbrowski – Maggie Bera

Betty Rizzo – Jennifer Townsend

Frenchy – Chelsea DeMaio

Kenickie – Ian Laudano

Doody – Christian Potterton

Roger – Mark Regan

Jan – Alyssa Cichy

Marty – Kate Pentek

Sonny – Andrew Behrens

Vince Fontaine – JD Wilson

Miss Lynch – Rosemary Mazzara

Cha-Cha – Torie-Marie Gigante

Eugene – Kyle Hayes

Patty Simcox – Emily Morrison

Johnny Casino – Torie-Marie Gigante

Radio Voice- Lauren Mazzara

Ensemble – Julia Cicchino,  Paolo Arceo, Anthony Broccoli, Owen Russell, Camille Vanasse, Guy Rose, Mike Gwiazdowski, Kelsey Mackler, Laura Diorio, Bridget Mastrorilli, Nick D'Ambrosia, Taylor Wallace


Camp Phoenix Open House

Camp Phoenix Invites you.....

To come check out what Camp Phoenix has to offer.

Staff will be ready to greet you this Sunday, April 13th from 11am to 2pm at the Phoenix Rehearsal Center.

Most sessions sell out quickly, so we are offering priority registration and the option of an early pay discount to all who attend.

If you can't make it, click here to FIND OUT MORE

Phoenix Cares announces newest partnership

Phoenix is proud to announce that it will be once again selling our Phoenix Cares Bracelets in support of other local non-profits at all of our 2014 shows!

For our production of Shrek , opening April 25th and running through May 4th at the Count Basie Theatre in Red Bank, we have partnered with Autism Family Services of New Jersey in support of their 10th Anniversary Beach Bash!

View the video below to see how this project helps spread Autism awareness, support services, and enhance our community!

If you have not gotten your tickets yet, call the Count Basie Box office at 732-842-9000 or visit

for more information on this charity and event, click here

Open House for Newcomers

Get Involved

 Want to volunteer? Want to learn about performing opportunities, or just want to know more about Phoenix?

Come to our Newcomers’ Open House on Saturday February 8th from 11am to 3pm at the Phoenix Rehearsal Center, 111 Monmouth Street, right next to the Count Basie Theatre.

You will meet producers, directors, set designers, costume designers, performers and others who have found enjoyment and satisfaction in being part of the Phoenix family.

There are many skills involved in mounting our productions and many hands and minds are needed to make the magic. No matter what your skill level, experience or ability, we will find a way you can help to make that magic. Don’t be shy. Come find out what Phoenix is all about. For more information, call 732-747-0014 or learn how to GET INVOLVED!!

Staff Announced for Shrek

Producer Andrea Zawadzky and Associate Producer Brian LaRue have assembled the production staff and announced open auditions for our April production of Shrek The Musical. Heading up the artistic staff as Director is Rick Joyce, a newcomer to Phoenix. He will be supported by Joe Wajda as Musical Director (AnnieMiss Saigon) and veteran Kelly Gemellaro (HairsprayRentHigh School MusicalThe Music Man) as Choreographer.

Clickfor more information about Shrek Auditions or Tickets

2014 Producers Announced

Phoenix is proud to announce our slate of producers for our 2014 Season.

Andrea Zawadzky will head up Shrek, opening in April.

Anthony Greco will be in the driver’s seat this July for Grease.

Christine Paccillo will keep the team in tune for The Sound of Music.

Tom Martini and Lindsay Wood will join forces for November’s Spamalot.


There are several positions available for all shows.   Anyone interested in working on any of the shows is encouraged to email (click on the producer’s names) the producers and let them know of your abilities.


2014 Season Announced- Subscription Renewal in Progress

Season Subscription forms have been put in the mail to afford our 2013 Subscribers the ability to reclaim their great seats and preferential treatment.

As announced by Chariman of the Board, Tom Martini, Shrek will turn everyone into believers in April.  Grease will thrill in July.  September will see the hills come alive with The Sound of Music and November will end with laughs erupting from Spamalot.

If you want to start a Subscription relationship with Phoenix, call the Phoenix Box Office at 732-747-0014 or complete the form below to request your 2014 Subscription form.

2014 season montage

White Christmas Opens November 15th at the Count Basie Theatre

Watch the White Christmas youtube video
or visit the White Christmas page for more details.

To purchase tickets, call the Phoenix box office
at 732-747-0014 or email