Audition Information / Announcements

Cast List: “West Side Story” In Concert


Raleigh Little Theatre and Raleigh Symphony Orchestra extend our most heartfelt thanks to each and every one of you who auditioned for this show, and we encourage each of you to audition here again. Your talent and energy were incredible.

From the beginning of this process, we were committed to having a diverse cast, and we made extensive efforts to get the word out and invite people to participate. We are proud to live in a diverse community where this cast of “West Side Story” reflects the diversity needed to tell this story.

We look forward to seeing you at the show in May! You can learn more about the production on the show page.

Zach Meeker

  • Zach is honored to be making his debut with Raleigh Little Theatre alongside such a talented group of performers. He’s been a part of numerous productions over his 12+ years in theatre as an actor, as well as a writer, producer, and director. Recent credits include Tripp in Fractured (Solace Theatre), Dr. Livesey in Treasure Island and Cardinal Richelieu in The Three Musketeers (Ceramic Goose Productions). Zach will also be playing the role of Ted Hinton in NRACT’s upcoming production of Bonnie and Clyde.

Alyssa White 

  • Alyssa is a Raleigh native and is thrilled to be back performing in her hometown after leaving to complete her undergraduate degree at Elon University. As a Cuban American, she is honored to represent her heritage and make her family proud in this iconic role. Recent credits include Guinevere in Camelot (Alamance Repertory Theatre Company), Rosemary Pilkington in How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying (Gallery Players), and Katherine Plumber in Newsies (Gallery Players). 

Connor Nielson

Other Jets
Ryan Parker Anderson
Brent Blakesley
Jesse Farmer
Dan Hawkins
Chris Inhulsen
Josh Scarborough

Michael Perez

Other Sharks
Dion Castro
Luar J Mercado Lopez
Jairo A. Pereira
Jacob Sen

Elizabeth Quesada

Shark Women
Elena Montero Mulligan
Zeina G. Mvemba
Patricia Pascual
Melanie Payne
Ingrid Santiago
Natalia Soto

Officer Krupke/Doc/Glad Hand
Houston Horn