Production Crew

Mikenzee Howie

Production Manager

Howie serves as not only the production manager for OMT but is also the theater operations manager for the beautiful venue that is Peery Egyptian Theater. She has worked in theater’s all across the country and is so excited to finally make Ogden her home. Howie is so excited to be part of the OMT family! Working with this cast and crew has been incredible and she is so excited to be a part of sharing the amazing talent and incredible show with the community. Being an artist herself, and having worked in theater her whole life, she knows how powerful a story can be and how it can connect and change an audience. She hopes that by sitting in our beautiful theater and getting to watch this incredible show that you’ll walk away with the idea that art and imagination are so necessary in our lives, and that at the end of the day “No one is alone”.

Hayden Wadsworth

Technical Director/Light Board Operator

Hayden is the Theater Technical Lead at Peery’s Egyptian Theater. For this show, Hayden is the Technical Director and Set Build Lead for Into The Woods. Hayden enjoys the culture and architectural beauty that is Peery’s Egyptian Theater. This is Hayden’s debut show as Technical Director and Set Build Lead. Hayden would like to thank his managers, staff, and designers for the experiences he has gained in this new role.

Kassi Bybee

Executive Director

As General Manager for the Ogden Eccles Conference Center and Peery’s Egyptian Theater, she was charged with the task of bringing back live musical theater to the Peery’s Egyptian Stage and Ogden Musical Theatre was born. For years she has been involved with Musical Theater but always in the role of an actor. Now she has taken on the role of a lifetime; Executive Director, going behind the scenes to work with amazingly talented people that have come together to bring Ogden Musical Theatre to our beloved historic Peery’s Egyptian Stage. Now 3 yrs strong, OMT offers a full musical season in 2020 with season tickets available. Come fly with us, as we engage through play!

R Maurie Tarbox

Artistic Director

Maurie serves as Artistic Director for OMT. With a degree in Vocal Performance/Pedagogy and full certification in Somatic Voicework ™ The LoVetri Method, she runs a full vocal studio along with teaching in the MT department at WSU. She has performed throughout her life touring with her family and singing backup to artists Barry Manilow, Tanya Tucker and Chubby Checker. Her MT credits include multiple theaters throughout Utah both on stage and behind the scenes. She is happy to be part of building the Arts in Ogden, and grateful to her husband, Norm, and her family and friends for their support in this endeavor.

Maddie Tarbox

Director

Maddie is a D.C. based actor, director, voice specialist, and studio owner born and raised here in Northern Utah. She received her MFA in Acting from the University of Central Florida, her MM in Voice Pedagogy (CCM Track) from Shenandoah University, and her BA in Musical Theatre from Weber State University. She currently serves on the Voice Faculty for Musical Theatre with SU, ?and has worked for such theatre companies as Orlando Shakespeare Theatre, Orlando Repertory Theatre, the Winter Garden, Imagination Stage, as well as some of our own home grown venues. When she's not neck deep in the arts, Maddie spends her time exploring the beauty of the Virginia countryside with her wonderful husband, Connor. Together they live one crazy artist life.

Cydney Hall

Stage Manager

Cydney is very excited to be working with Ogden Musical Theatre for the first time. She is a Weber State graduate with a BA in Theatre and is currently getting a teaching license in theatre from the same school. She developed a love for stage management in college and is so glad that after a year of not being able to work on live theatre she could come back to work on Into the Woods. She wants to thank Ogden Musical Theatre and Peery's Egyptian Theatre for this wonderful opportunity.