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Bergen County Players, inc.


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Larry Braverman
Larry Braverman, the co-chair of our strike committee, has performed here in The Man Who Came to Dinner, The Solid Gold Cadillac, and You Can’t Take it With You, as well as many workshops. At the Players’ Guild of Leonia he appeared in Enchanted April, and he will be appearing in Beau Jest at the Wayne YMHA. Larry is a published ...

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Victoria Buchner
Victoria Buchner graduated in Spring 2012 from Montclair State University as an Italian major with minors in Psychology and Linguistics. She is a member of the Italian Teachers Association of New Jersey. Happily employed as a full-time Paraprofessional at Jefferson Elementary School in Hawthorne, she teaches and aids students who have learning ...

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Gloria Bumbaco
GLORIA BUMBACO (Crew), a BCP Life Member, has worked on and/or performed in numerous children’s shows during her 15 years here. She also has worked as a prop person (with two Perry Award Nominations), stage crew member and/or dresser for productions including Table Manners, The Odd Couple (Female Version),The Mystery of Irma Vep, Doubt, ...

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Andrew Van Buskirk
Andrew Van Buskirk is pursuing a degree in theater production and design at Montclair State University. He made his BCP debut in last season’s The Laramie Project, and has appeared in numerous productions at local high schools. In addition, he has credits at the NY Fringe Festival, Manhattan Repertory, Producer’s Club, and in film ...

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Dance Captain
Priscila Zortea (Dance Captain/Ensemble) has trained at HB Studio, Steps on Broadway, and Broadway Dance Center. A native of Brazil, she has many ballet credits there with Ballet Vera Bublitz, and has danced with Ballet Theater Company in Connecticut and appeared in A Chorus Line at Crown & Scepter Theater Company in New York.

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Darren Carfano
Darren Carfano has played here as Ugly in Honk! and Hershel in last season’s Modern Orthodox, as well as working backstage as a co-producer, stage manager, sound operator and crew member for many productions. This year he officiated his first wedding, celebrating the marriage of his sister and new brother-in-law. Darren thanks his family, ...

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Janica Carpenter
Janica Carpenter has made our audiences laugh with her performances as Jenny in The Full Monty, Juanita in Sordid Lives and Miss Dimple in The Most Ridiculous Thing You Ever Hoid. She has also appeared here in Company, The Women and Cat on a Hot Tin Roof. Previous credits include working in regional theater in New York, appearing on ...

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Alyson Cohn
ALYSON COHN (Director) is a Life Member whose directing credits include Boeing- Boeing, The Laramie Project, Glengarry Glen Ross, Six Degrees of Separation, Lips Together/Teeth Apart, The Heidi Chronicles, Proposals, True West, Marvin’s Room, Art, Angels in America, and One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest. For both Proof and God of ...

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Peter Colletto
PETER COLLETTO (Director), current chairperson of our Play and Casting committee, previously directed The Actor’s Nightmare,Table Manners, The Odd Couple (Female Version), Fuddy Meers, The Solid Gold Cadillac, The Price, Speed-the-Plow, Good People, It’s Only a Play, Lend Me a Tenor (multiple Perry Award nominations) and Rumors, which ...

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Jennifer Cottone
JENNIFER COTTONE (Publicity) is our box office assistant manager, co-chair of the BCP website and is a past Executive Board member. She has handled publicity for many productions including Barbecue, Central Park West. Other Desert Cities, and Cabaret, to name a few. This Life Member has appeared on the BCP stage in Curtains, The Most Ridiculous ...

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Lisa Dahlborg
Lisa Dahlborg previously worked props and special effects for our production of The Haunting of Hill House, and was a crew member for The Full Monty. A published poet and produced playwright, Lisa studies her craft in Manhattan.

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Jim DeBlasi
Jim DeBlasi is new to BCP. Elsewhere, Jim has played Bobby in Company, Aaron in Curtains, Leaf Coneybear in The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee, Jeff in I Love You Because, George in La Cage Aux Folles, Bobby in Crazy for You and Billy in Anything Goes, among others. He is the founder and publisher of THE CUE – a monthly theater ...

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Rob DeScherer
ROB DeSCHERER (Sound Design) is a Life Member and past president whose list of sound design credits numbers near 50. They include Ragtime: The Musical, The Play That Goes Wrong, It’s Only a Play, Steel Magnolias, Enchanted April, Glengarry Glen Ross, The Full Monty, Art, Thumbs, Lost in Yonkers, Fuddy Meers, The Sunshine Boys, The Laramie ...

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James Dolan
James Dolan is a Life Member who has served as our president and is a member of our Board of Governors. This avid reader and bicyclist has appeared on our stage, helped with set construction, décor, box office and numerous other tasks at BCP.

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Marisa Dolkart
Marisa Dolkart has been a member of the BCP since 2002. She has costumed and dressed many productions here including Curtains, The Mystery of Irma Vep, Angels In America, Deathtrap, Table Manners, You Can’t Take It With You, Lucky Stiff and Urinetown, The Musical. At BCP she stage managed Sordid Lives, Whodunnit, The Solid Gold Cadillac, ...

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Cliff Dreispan
CLIFF DREISPAN (Sound Operator) is a Life Member who has worked in a variety of backstage capacities over the years, most recently as the sound operator for Clue and The Realistic Joneses, earlier this season. Last season he appeared on our stage as the King of Germany in The Underpants. A financial planner who enjoys traveling abroad and is an ...

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Brian Eller
Brian Eller made his BCP debut in last season’s Is There Life After High School? At Old Library Theatre his credits include Company, I Love My Wife, and one of his favorites, Jacques Brel is Alive and Well and Living in Paris, which he also performed at The Playhouse on the Mall and the Vortex Theater in NYC.

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Ellyn Essig
ELLYN ESSIG (Set Design & Décor) a BCP Life Member, has served as décor designer for 30 BCP main stage productions, her efforts resulting in a Perry Award for Table Manners (2005) and Perry nominations for Angel Street (2008) and Ruthless! The Musical (2014). Ellyn’s directing credits include BCP’s Pippin, Steel ...

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Anita Esteve
Anita is a Life Member who has previously served as First Vice President on the Executive Board.  She is an accomplished Stage Manager, having stage managed such BCP shows as City of Angels, Beehive, Picasso at Lapine Agile, Run for Your Wife, Anything Goes, Play it Again Sam, Laughter on the 23rd Floor, The Sunshine Boys, Sussical, ...