Artistic Director: Melanie Sholl

Email: Melanie Sholl is a senior BFA acting student and Business Administration minor also pursuing an Arts in Medicine certificate. She is thrilled to be serving her last year with Florida Players as Artistic Director! Previous acting credits include “Something Unspoken” (Grace), “4.48 Psychosis” (Actor/Two), “Only You” (Miriam), “All Girl Frankenstein” (Maid), and ”…

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Assistant Artistic Director: Diego Zozaya

Email: Diego Zozaya is a senior B.F.A Acting Major and the Assistant Artistic Director of Florida Players.  The Assistant Artistic Director is in charge of the Mentor/Mentee program, Conflict Resolution, Workshops and Masterclasses, as well as acting as the Parliamentarian of Florida Players. Diego has been involved in Florida Players since his freshman year,…

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Production Manager: Emma Slotabec

Email: Emma Slotabec is a Junior Telecommunications Management student here at the University of Florida and is the Production Manager for the current Florida Players Season. She can be found on campus cheering on the Gators or lounging in her favorite study spots. After being involved with Florida Players as a performer for the…

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Treasurer: Tyler Peterson

Email: Tyler Peterson is a Junior BFA Musical Theatre student at the University of Florida. He is honored to be the Director of Finance for the Florida Players. Previously, Tyler has performed in (and worked crew for) several Florida Players shows, such as Sins of the Father. He also wrote a short for the

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Secretary: Alessia Salimbene

Email: Alessia Salimbene is the Secretary of Florida Players! She is in charge of keeping the organization organized, collecting meeting minutes, and keeping track of a multitude of items! She has been in a few Florida Players productions and has been a member for three years! When she graduates she aims to move to…

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Historian: Valerie Torres-Rosario

Email: Valerie Torres-Rosario is a senior BFA Musical Theatre students, and is thrilled to serve on the Florida Players board as Historian. Throughout the year, she’ll be documenting Florida Players’ Productions and events as well as capturing any memories that stumble across her lens. When she’s not in class you can probably find her…

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Publicity: Jordan Sison

Email: Jordan Sison is a junior in the BFA Acting program and is the 2017-2018 Director of Publicity. As Director of Publicity, Jordan is responsible for announcing and sharing Florida Players events and productions on social media, creating the annual Florida Players t-shirts, and designing and distributing playbills and posters! Jordan has performed in…

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Webmaster: Joshua Evangelista

Email: Joshua Evangelista is a Sophomore Theatre BA and English student, as well as the Florida Players Webmaster. Previous Florida Players involvement includes “25th Annual… Spelling Bee” (Panch) and “2016 New Works Festival” (Stage Hand).  If you have any questions or comments about our website or ticketing service, please do not hesitate to contact…

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Technical Director: William Vonada

Email: William Vonada is a Junior BFA acting student and lighting minor. He is proud to be founding the position of Technical Director and excited to help bring the designs for the Florida Players season to life. Previous credits include “Sins of the Father” (Director), “The Magnificent Revengers in… A Choose your Own Tragedy”…

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