Blake Dunbar: MACBETH, Blake is a recent graduate of Clackamas High School. He’s been acting since the age of nine. He’s performed in 11 Black Swan plays, and many productions at Clackamas High School. He also was a part of the August Wilson, Red Door Project for the past two years and participated in The Old Vic Theatre’s Old Vic, New Voices workshop with Black Swan actors in London, UK.
Ellie Leach: LADY MACBETH. Ellie is a recent graduate of Barlow High School. She will be attending Southern Oregon University this September, majoring in Acting Performance. This will be her sixth Black Swan performance. She has also performed in plays at Barlow HS, winning the solo monologue category at state for Barlow. She has also participated in a workshop at Royal Shakespeare Company in Stratford Upon Avon, UK with other Black Swan actors.
Alec Anderson: MACDUFF, Alec will be a senior at Barlow HS in September. This is his second Black Swan play. He has been acting since he was ten and has performed in many plays at Barlow High School.
Jason Rathbone: BANQUO– Jason will be a senior at Barlow high school this fall. He hopes to attend Boston College next year. He has been acting since the age of ten and performed in five Black Swan plays as well as at Barlow.
Mallory Spanjer: WITCH 1– Mallory is a recent Masters graduate of History at York University, in UK. She has not only assisted at Black Swan on and off for several years but performed in plays at Corbett Children’s Theatre and Young Shakespeare Players since the age of nine. This is her first play in eight years.
Annalee Nock: WITCH 2, Annalee is a recent graduate of Barlow High School. She will be attending University of Oregon in September. She has been performing since the age of 10 and recently at Barlow HS and three productions with Black Swan.
Josie Lattin: WITCH 3. Josie is ten years old and has been acting for a year and a half. She has amazing skills with memorizing lines and loves theatre. This will be her fourth Black Swan play.
Tyler Messenger: MALCOLM/MURDERER Tyler will be a junior at Reynolds High School. He has been performing since he was 12. This will be his third Black Swan play. He has also performed in many plays at Reynolds High School.
Chandler Duncan: ROSS. Chandler will be a junior at Reynolds High School. This will be his second Black Swan performance. He also performs in plays at Reynolds High School.
Elizabeth Laurent: LADY MACDUFF. Elizabeth is the Black Swan choreographer. She is also a ballet teacher and the mother of two little girls and married to cast member, Tyler. She has her B.A. in Theatre from Southern Virginia University. She has performed in plays since the age of nine with CCT, Young Shakespeare Players and at university. She also participated in an intensive Theatre workshop at The Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts in London while in high school.
Adam Carsner: LENNOX, Adam will be a freshmen at Gresham HS. This is his third Black Swan play and has loved taking on acting this past year.
Caitlin Spanjer: CAPTAIN/OLD WOMAN/HECATE- Caitlin is a middle school teacher at Lewis & Clark Montesorri. She is a graduate of Seattle Pacific University. She has not only assisted at Black Swan on and off for several years but performed in plays at Corbett Children’s Theatre and Young Shakespeare Players since the age of nine. This is her first play in eight years.
Ian Scott: ANGUS/MURDERER/SIWARD. Ian recently returned from serving a two year mission for the LDS church. This fall, he will return to BYU-I to study Fine Arts. He has been an occasional actor since the age of four, and performed in four Black Swan plays. He also has done the poster design and set art work for this production.
Tyler Laurent, DUNCAN. Tyler is a graduate of Southern Virginia University. He is currently a surgical tech, and applying to Physician’s Assistant schools. He performed in a few plays at CCT and Young Shakespeare Players as well as a play at SVU. He is a daddy to two little girls and married to fellow actor, Elizabeth.
Jessica Messmann: PORTER/DOCTOR, Jessica is a graduate of Southern Virginia University. She has been an AVID teacher for the past three years in Minneapolis and most recently became a mother to a sweet baby boy and is married. She has been acting since the age of eight and performed in many plays at CCT, Young Shakespeare Players and small performances in college. She also participated in an intensive Theatre workshop at The Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts in London while in high school.
Julianne Ratbone: GENTLEWOMAN/MESSENGER– Julianne will be a senior at Barlow HS. She hopes to attend USC next fall. She has been acting since age ten and performed in many plays at Barlow and three shows with Black Swan.
Natalie Southard: ENGLISH DOCTOR/MURDERER/MESSENGER– Natalie will be a junior at Centennial HS. This will be her first Black Swan play. She performed in plays at Centennial as well.
Kaden Moss, DONALBAIN/YOUNG SIWARD, Kaden will be a freshman at Centennial HS. He has been performing since the age of eight at Black Swan. This will be his 7th Black Swan performance.
Sydney Holwege: YOUNG MACDUFF/APPARITION, Sydney is 11 years old and started performing last January. Sydney loves acting and this will be her 4th Black Swan production.
Chase Wright: FLEANCE/APPARITION. Chase is seven years old. This will be his second Black Swan play and loves being on stage.
Elanor Laurent: MACDUFF CHILD/APPARITION. Elanor is 4 1/2 years old. This is her second Black Swan play and loves memorizing lines and acting.