Bat Boy

About the Director

Fr. Peter M. Donohue, O.S.A.

Peter M. Donohue, O.S.A. (Director) is chairperson of the Villanova University theatre department and teaches graduate and undergraduate courses in dramaturgy, musical theatre, and theatrical experience. He has received five Barrymore nominations for Outstanding Direction of a Musical for Parade, Children of Eden, Into the Woods, Evita, and Chicago, which received nine nominations and three 2002 Barrymore Awards, including Outstanding Direction of a Musical. Other directing credits at Villanova include City of Angels, A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum, The Mystery of Edwin Drood, West Side Story, Candide, and Once on This Island. His recent appearances on the Vasey stage include Twelfth Night, Don Juan, The Trojan Women, and The Passion of Christ.

Cast of Characters

Mary Sunshine: C.B. Abernathy
Ensemble: James Ambury
Ensemble: Juan M. Bertran-Astor
Ensemble: Tony Bozzuto
Liz/Ensemble: Jennifer Ann Brown*
Amos Hart: Michael Dees*
Velma Kelly: Nina Donze*
Ensemble: Nick Falco
Roxie Hart: Charlotte Cloe Fox*
Ensemble: Jennifer Hanson
Ensemble: Mark Lenard
Billy Flynn: Darren Lenz*
Matron Mama Morton: Cheryl Mazzarini*
Ensemble: Nicholas Martorelli
Ensemble: Jason Moreen*
Hunyak/Ensemble: Amanda Murray
Ensemble: Miggs O'Neill
June/Ensemble: Toni Purnell*
Mona/Ensemble: Jennifer Sheridan*
Ensemble: Joanna Smith
Annie/Ensemble: Dana Tretta

**Villanova Theatre graduate students