Cast and Crew
DAVID GOODWIN - After making his San Francisco debut in the
long-running AWAT hit,
Shopping! The Musical, David is
honored to be included in the cast and crew of the current
AWAT production and hopefully long-running hit,
Foodies! The
Musical.
His credits include performing, directing and producing
throughout the Iowa, MIssouri and Illiinois areas. Some of his
most memorable roles were in
The Music Man (Harold Hill),
Pippin (Leading Player), You're A Good Man, Charlie Brown
(Snoopy), and
The Odd Couple (Felix). David studied at the
studio program at The American Conservatory Theater.
KIM LARSEN - Kim is excited to be working on another Morrie Bobrow
show, having already appeared in his productions of
Shopping! The
Musical, Are We Almost There?, With Relish
and Gridlock! Since
moving the The Bay Area in the early '90s, he has been on many
stages, including Theatre Rhinoceros, 42nd Street Moon, The San
Francisco Shakespeare Festival, Thrillpeddlers, Exit Theatre and
Center Repertory. FAVORITEroles include Malvolio
Twelfth Night and
Morimer in
Arsenic and Old Lace. He is the publisher of the GayPocket
San Francisco guide and is currently serving on the Board of Theatre
Rhinoceros.  
MORRIS BOBROW (Writer, Director) - Morrie is the writer-director of
two recent musicals which ran simultaneously for 2 years in San
Francisco -
Shopping! The Musical, which ran a total of 6 1/2 years, and
Party of 2 - The Mating Musical, which ran 2 years.  Some other shows
he has written are
Are We Almost There?, Party of One, and Gridlock!
He also co-wrote the long-run shows
New Wrinkles, Quirks and And,
What, Give Up Show Biz?
His shows have had productions throughout
the United States and in Canada.  He has also written and produced
custom entertainment for corporations such as Apple, IBM, Levi Strauss,
PG&E, Harrah's, Del Monte, San Francisco Travel and
PriceWaterhouseCoopers.  He has received 4 San Francisco Bay Area
Theater Critics Circle Awards, 2 DramaLogue Critic's Awards and New
York's Backstage Bistro Award for Outstanding Cabaret Revue.  Morrie
is a member of The American Society of Composers, Authors and
Publishers.
JIM MCCUNN - Stage Manager
DEBORAH RUSSO – Deborah is thrilled to be back performing with the "gang"
from
Shopping! The Musical. She joined Shopping! about a year and a half into
its seven year run as a swing and was moved to permanent performer after one
year with the cast. She is a native San Franciscan who currently resides in the
North Bay. She was one of the four original cast members in the critically
acclaimed musical revue,
New Wrinkles. She has performed and participated in
numerous local films, shows and fundraisers and performed her one-woman show
at The Plush Room in San Francisco (available on CDBaby.com). Deborah has
choreographed and co-directed numerous shows and taught Musical Theater
and Drama Fun in the North Bay. Deborah thanks her more-than-supportive
husband and Billie Cox and Gloria Wood for their continuing mentoring! You can
visit Deborah at www.gottasingthatsong.com.
BEN KEIM (Accompanist) - Ben is a pianist/accompanist in San
Francisco.  He was the accompanist for two other Bobrow productions -
Are We Almost There? and New Wrinkles, and he also accompanied
Subject To Fits, produced by Kaligula Arts.  A Midwestern transplant
from Cincinnati, Ben received a bachelor's degree in piano
performance from San Francisco State University in 2003 and has been
accompanying church services, theater shows, ballet classes, vocal
ensembles and singers for over 15 years.
Cast and Crew
PATRICIA PITPITAN - Patricia is happy to be back in her third
Morrie Bobrow production.  Favorite roles include Maggie in
Cat
On A Hot Tin Roof
at Los Altos Stage Company, Diana in A
Chorus Line
(Douglas Morrison Theatre) and Carla in Nine
(Contra Costa Civic Theatre).  Other shows include
Bat Boy and
Urinetown at Altarena Playhouse, Les Miserables at South Bay
Musical Theatre and
Annie at Broadway By The Bay.