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Where Are They Now?

Graduates from the Goddard High School Theatre Department have gone on to study performing arts at colleges and universities including:

Baker University

Butler County Community College

Coffeyville Community College

College of the Ozarks

Concordia University

Emporia State University

Harvard

Johnson County Community College

Kansas State University

McPherson College

Oklahoma City University

Ottawa University

Second City

The Neighborhood Playhouse School of Theatre

University of Kansas

Wichita State University

Goddard High Graduates can be seen performing in or working at regional and professional theatres as well as film including:

The Blue Man Group in Chicago

New York City—various productions

Los Angeles—various productions

Comedy City in Kansas City

Music Theatre of Wichita

Theatre en Bloc

Alabama Shakespeare Festival

Arkansas Shakespeare Theatre

Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey


Rachael Fox

Rachael Fox

Class of 2003

Rachael studied theatre at Kansas State University and then moved to New York, where she attended The Neighborhood Playhouse School of the Theatre. Since graduating, she has been working both in
New York and regionally. She currently lives in Astoria, New York.


New York credits: Nancy in The Forgotten at the McKittrick Hotel, Gayle Radford
in Montana at the Rita Morgenthau Theatre; Regional credits: The Shakespeare
Theatre of New Jersey- Helene Dupont in Tovarich, Avonia Bunn in Trelawny of
the Wells, Julietta in Measure For Measure, First Witch in Macbeth, Titania/Helena
in A Midsummer Night's Dream; Arkansas Shakespeare Theatre- Cordelia in King
Lear, Hero in Much Ado About Nothing; Film: Campus Life, NeverForever,
Manhattan, Mike And Lucy.


Cassandra Nuss
Cassandra Nuss, Actor/Singer/Model, Residing in Los Angeles, CA,
Class of 2003
 
Cassandra graduated from Goddard High School in 2003. She went on to pursue a degree in Theatre Performance and Dance at Wichita State University. She graduated Suma Cum Laude in 2007 and moved to Los Angeles in February 2008. While in college Cassandra signed with The Gregory Agency and did numerous local commercials and modeling jobs and performed theatrically at Crown Uptown and at regional theaters in Illinois and Iowa. Following the move to Los Angeles, she spent four years working in LA and around the country, including two touring musical productions, Jingle Bell Rock (2009-2012) and The New Gershwin Musical: 'Swonderful (2011); spent six months at a rep house in Colorado; and spent a year working in Florida. She now resides full-time in Los Angeles and is represented by The Savage Agency and Simon-Landis Management for musical theatre. She received a Stage-Scene LA Award and an LA Weekly Nomination for Best Actress in a Musical for her work as Lucy in Jekyll & Hyde in July of 2012 and became Equity for her work on the LA Premiere of new musical Disenchanted: . . . of the Kingdom  for her role as Snow White. Cassandra has worked as a model with Mehron Cosmetics, Beauty First, Coleman Camping Equipment, Make Up Forever, and new organic hair care company, Colure. She is also a series regular on the Transmedia Webseries The Elements Club, currently airing it's first "season," with her segment premiering late Fall 2013. She's shot several short films and will shoot her first supporting role in a Documentary Feature Film in July. In her free time, she enjoys long distance running and has completed two marathons in 2013 and is aiming for a third before the end of the year.
Find her on the web at CassandraMarieNuss.com.

 

Nick Bishop

Nick Bishop

Class of 2004

Nick Bishop is a 2004 theatre alumni from Goddard High School who is currently pursuing a film/television career in Los Angeles. After graduating from GHS Nick moved onto study theatre at Coffeyville Community College where he obtained an Associates Degree in Theatre/Performance. Once complete with college Nick chose to study at The American Academy of Dramatic Arts in Hollywood where he obtained a Certificate of Training for the academies "Acting For Film and Television" Summer Intensive Program. With on going training at schools like Playhouse West and other acting studios around the Los Angeles area Nick is sure to be one of Hollywood's top contenders. To find out more about Nick please visit his website at www.nick-bishop.com or follow him at Twitter.com/BickNishop.


Steven Kalocinski

Class of 2007

After graduating from Goddard High School, Steven attended college in Ventura, CA at Brooks Institute.  There, he worked on 14 student films, two music videos, and two feature films.  He graduated early as a Writer/Director with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Film and Video Production.  Steven moved to Hollywood and worked on an industrial video as a Production Assistant for Dolby Laboratories, Incorporated, and another feature film as an Art Department Production Assistant for a Writer/Director who has been an Assistant Location Manager for, “Super 8”, and the Key Assistant Location Manager for, “Inception”, “The Amazing Spider-Man”, and “The Dark Knight Rises”.  Since then Steven has been an Intern at a talent agency with Academy Award/Emmy winning clientele located in Beverly Hills, a Production Assistant again at a company that produces, “The Biggest Loser”, “Master Chef”, and other well known series, and a Producer for the award winning short film, “The First Date”.


A.J. Longabaugh

A.J. Longabaugh

Class of 2008

A.J. Longabaugh is a young Twin Cities based actor. He has been seen onstage at The Jungle Theater (Hamlet), The History Theatre (Adrift on the Mississippi), Bloomington Civic Theatre (Cabaret, On the Town), and CLIMB theatre. A.J. recieved his BA in Theatre Arts from Concordia University St. Paul in May of 2012 with his favorite roles including: Pippin (Pippin), Valere (Tartuffe), Dauntless (Once Upon a Mattress), and Marco (Carnival!). He plans to move to L.A. in Sept. 2013 to begin pursuing a film/commercial career.


Owen Lawless

Owen Laweless

Class of 2009

Owen Lawless is an actor and comedian based currently out of Wichita. He can currently be seen with Say What?! Improv Troupe and The Foolish Tom’s Improv Troupe.  He has trained at The New York Conservatory for Dramatic Arts and briefly with Jeff Lawrence at Laughing Buddah Comedy (New York, NY). Visit his website www.owenlawless.com

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