CCAE THEATRICALS

World Premiere - Escondido, California - Summer 2022
The Company of Witnesses
Camille Umoff, Kai Justice Rosales, Austyn Myers, Afra Sophia Tully and Giovanny Diaz de Leon
The Diarists
Kai Justice Rosales (Moshe Flinker) with the Company of Witnesses
Camille Umoff as Renia Spiegel
Camille Umoff as Renia Speigel with the Company of Witnesses
Giovanny Diaz de Leon as Dawid Rubinowicz with the Company of Witnesses
Ina Dembek as Ensemble
Austyn Myers as Yitskhok Rudashevski
Austyn Myers, Giovanny Diaz de Leon and Kai Justice Rosales
Austyn Myers as Yitskhok Rudashevski with the Company of Witnesses
Afra Sophia Tully as Éva Heyman
Camille Umoff as Renia Spiegel with the Company of Witnesses
The Company of Witnesses
Austyn Myers as Yitskhok Rudashevski and the Company of Witnesses
Afra Sophia Tully as Éva Heyman
The Diarists
Five Jewish teens recorded their experiences in diaries as the world around them descended into World War II. These memoirs are a testament to the human spirit during a period in history that must never be forgotten. Five songwriting teams and Tony Award-winning writer Robert L. Freedman have crafted this world premiere theatrical event to bring their words to life to tell a story with stunning contemporary relevance.

The show features a book by Robert L. Freedman, music & lyrics by Matt Gould, Adam Gwon, Anna K. Jacobs, Mindi Dickstein & Carmel Dean and Jordan Beck & Gerald Sternbach. J. Scott Lapp directs the world premiere show with choreography by Natalie Iscovich, musical direction by Gerald Sternbach, scenic design by Matthew Herman, lighting design by Zach Blane, costumes by Janet Pitcher, sound design by Jon Fredette, projection design by Andrew Nagy, and props by Heather LongfellowDiane L. David is the Production Stage Manager with casting by Lindsay Brooks, CSA.