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Abigail Silvernagel


Abby will be a junior at Bismarck High in the fall. she’s been in 7 productions ( not all musicals) This is my first Sleepy Hollow show.  Thank you the cast of this show because they’ve been so welcoming. And now we’re a little family. :)

Alexis Thompson

Alexis Thompson, a fourteen year old from Bismarck, North Dakota is a self-proclaimed “theatre nerd”, enjoying all things Broadway, from dancing to singing and acting. Alexis has a long history of stage work, including most recently being the Student Choreographer of Pirates of Penzance Jr. at Horizon Middle School, walking as a runway model for New York Fashion Week 2021 and being crowned the Princess of America in 2020. Alexis is grateful for the opportunity to perform with Sleepy Hollow and to be part of both shows this season.


Ana Balf


Hello! My name is Ana Balf and I am 16 years old. I love all things art and music. I have been doing theatre from the start of highschool and this is my second Sleepy Hollow production. Enjoy the show!

Ava Hruby


Ava Hruby is going into her senior year at Century High School. After high school, she hopes to pursue a degree in Journalism through NYU. She is involved in choir, theatre, and figure skating and has been involved in Sleepy Hollow since 7th grade. This will be her 3rd Sleepy Hollow show. Her favorite thing about Sleepy Hollow is spending time with friends and expanding her theatrical skills.

Benjamin Herrington


Benjamin Herrington age 16 goes to Century high school. Ben has been in 2 Sleepy Hollow productions Madagascar Jr and Frozen Jr. Ben is in CDCC and Curling. Ben love theater because he gets to meet different people from different schools and have been able to express his love for the arts.

Benjamin Hoke 

Benjamin Hoke is a junior at Legacy High School in Bismarck. This will be his 2nd show at Sleepy Hollow. He has been involved in theater since the 6th grade and has preformed in a total of 7 musicals since. Ben is very excited to preform in Legally Blonde and hopes it furthers his knowledge in musical theater

Cade Pittinger 


Braxton Kroh


Braxton Kroh (Mr. Woods, Dewey, & Winthrop) This is Braxton's sixth season with Sleepy Hollow, along with other productions with BSC Theatre, BHS Theatre, Dakota Stage, and Let's Dance Studios.

Braxton is going to be a freshman this fall at Boise State University, Where he will major in Computer Science. Braxton's favorite show he has been in with Sleepy Hollow would be "Footloose" where he played Reverend Moore and got his very own solo song. Braxton has absolutely adored these past couple summers by building friendships that will last till the end of time, along with all the technical knowledge that goes into putting a show together. He will definitely miss spending his summers at Sleepy Hollow but he will try to come back every summer to watch the latest show. Lastly He would like to thank his family for always giving him 100% support in every music thing he has done. He would also like to thank his friends for always being there and being someone he could always talk to when he needed them.

Cade Petting

Cade is returning to the park for his 3rd sleepyhollow musical and 7th musical overall. Cade will be playing Kyle, Pforzheimer, Frat Boy, Chorus, Harvard Student, and Finally Nikos. Last year Cade Played Prince Hans (Frozen Jr.) and Chuck Cranston (Footloose). Cade has been super busy in the meantime with booking a short film role and a movie role which he will be filming soon! Cade continues too work in the film industry and absolutely loves acting!

Emma Ernst


Emma Ernst is back for her third production at Sleepy Hollow playing Brooke Windham in Legally Blonde. She has been a part of various musicals: Seussical the Musical, The Lion King, The Sound of Music, The Little Mermaid, Little Shop of Horrors, Newsies, Footloose, and Cinderella. She will be a freshman at Concordia College, Moorhead in the fall and is excited to be involved in Concordia’s choirs/musical theatre. Emma has had the honor of working with Sleepy Hollow directors, staff, cast members, and playing Ariel in Footloose last summer.  She is excited for another fun summer at the park! 

Hannah Hammes 

Hannah is so excited to join this talent cast for her debut performance on the Sleepy Hollow Stage. The past 2 years she has used her talents  backstage as a valued member of  amazing SHTAP Tech Crew. Hannah has performed in several musicals at simile Middle School and Legacy High School. She also spends her summer playing travel softball. Hannah super appreciate how warm and welcoming sleepy Hollow experience.

Jessie Bean


This is Jessie Beans second show with Sleepy Hollow after performing Footloose last year, she loved playing Betty Blast and the cop. This is her 8th show. She has performed with her school many times, and also performed with Dakota Stage. She enjoys playing in her school's band. In her free time she enjoys creating art. Many thanks to her mom and dad for supporting her in her theater career. Also thanks to her vocal teacher LaDanna for helping boost her confidence and encouraging her to audition.


Lilianna Reynolds

Liliy graduated from Lead Deadwood High School and is enjoying her summer in Bismarck. This is her debut performance and she is having an amazing time

Mako Hammes (Rufus)


This is Mako’s first appearance on the Sleepy Hollow Stage. He is so pleased to follow in his family footsteps and join in on the fun!

Max Wild


This is Max Wilds's last summer with SHTAP, last season Max was Ren in Footloose and was the proud recipient of the Sleepy Hollow Gyspey award. He played Charlie Brown in 2018 and Romeo in Newsies 2019. Max just graduated from CHS and this fall he will begin a degree in Theater Education at Bismarck State College. He fills his winter months with theater and music at school and in the community. This past year he played Rooster in the CHS production of Annie and was a member of the ND One-Act winning production #Cencored. When not on stage Max loves a good game night with family and friends. He is son to Brian and Trish and brother to Whitney.

Sean Hughes 


My name is Sean Hughes, I’m 17 years old and I’m a senior in high school. This is my third year in sleepy hollow, I was in Newsies and Footloose. I am involved in choir, jazz choir, Steel drum band, One Act, and my school’s fall play.


Sydney Klein 


Sydney is 18 years old and will be a senior at Bismarck High School. She is very excited to perform in her first Sleepy Hollow performance. She has been dancing with Northern Plains Dance since she was 5 and singing with the Central Dakota Children's Choir since she was 8. She is thrilled to have added performing with Sleepy Hollow to her list of activities this year. This summer she has really enjoyed the opportunity to perform with new people and make new friends.


Theo Koppinger 


Theo Koppinger is thrilled to follow in his parents’ footsteps by making his Bismarck stage debut with Sleepy Hollow Theatre! In his spare time, Theo loves long walks in the mud, French fries, and snuggling anyone who will let him.

Trace Tyver


"Trace Tysver - Professor Callahan

Trace Tysver (he/him) is absolutely thrilled to be returning for his third season of Sleepy Hollow as the role of Professor Callahan in Legally Blonde. His musical theatre journey began when he was 12 years old as ensemble in Guys and Dolls Jr. The passion of performing brought Trace to roles of all kinds. Some of his most notable roles include Melman the Giraffe (Madagascar), King Maximilian (Cinderella), and Nick Bottom (Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream). Trace looks forward to another great season."

Zofia Dostal 


Zofia Dostal is 16 years old and is about to go into her junior year of high school. She enjoys knitting, reading, and watching British television. She has been doing theater in Beulah since she was eight and this is her first time being in a Sleepy Hollow production. She wants to thank her family for encouraging her to be in theater and always providing her with the resources she needs to improve.


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