Created By Jacob Small
 
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About

REUNION  FOLLOWS... 

four friends as they attend their five year high school reunion. Through two different timelines, the story explores the lives and relationships of these characters during their senior year of high school, and at their reunion. 


CAST

  Anna-Lise Basse as rachel monroe   Anna-Lise Basse got her start in AMC's  Madmen  as Don Draper. Since then, she has gone on t0 star in dozens of films and television shows, such as  Bridesmaids ,  Keeping Up with the Joneses ,  The Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt , and  Black Mirror .... no but really, Anna-Lise graduated in 2016 from the University of Pittsburgh with a degree in Music. During her time at Pitt, Anna began taking classes at the Steel City Improv Theater (SCIT) and completely fell in love with improv. During her time at the SCIT, she performed fully improvised shows regularly with her team, Noodletrain. Anna moved to NYC shortly after graduation to take classes at the Upright Citizens Brigade and to pursue her lifelong dream of acting for film and television. Anna is obsessed with and so proud of  Reunion  and is incredibly humbled to be a part of the show.

Anna-Lise Basse as rachel monroe

Anna-Lise Basse got her start in AMC's Madmen as Don Draper. Since then, she has gone on t0 star in dozens of films and television shows, such as BridesmaidsKeeping Up with the JonesesThe Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt, and Black Mirror.... no but really, Anna-Lise graduated in 2016 from the University of Pittsburgh with a degree in Music. During her time at Pitt, Anna began taking classes at the Steel City Improv Theater (SCIT) and completely fell in love with improv. During her time at the SCIT, she performed fully improvised shows regularly with her team, Noodletrain. Anna moved to NYC shortly after graduation to take classes at the Upright Citizens Brigade and to pursue her lifelong dream of acting for film and television. Anna is obsessed with and so proud of Reunion and is incredibly humbled to be a part of the show.

  Jay William Thomas as Griffin Walker   Jay William Thomas  was born in Lexington, KY but, he grew up in Winchester, KY where he began acting at an early age. Jay Attended Western Kentucky University and obtained a BFA double Major in Acting and Directing. Jay has worked on stage, film, & television. Most recently Jay worked with NBC Universal and PipeLine entertainment on a remake of Francis Ford Coppolla's "Dementia. More information about Jay and his career can be found on his website  Jwilliamthomas.com

Jay William Thomas as Griffin Walker

Jay William Thomas  was born in Lexington, KY but, he grew up in Winchester, KY where he began acting at an early age. Jay Attended Western Kentucky University and obtained a BFA double Major in Acting and Directing. Jay has worked on stage, film, & television. Most recently Jay worked with NBC Universal and PipeLine entertainment on a remake of Francis Ford Coppolla's "Dementia. More information about Jay and his career can be found on his website Jwilliamthomas.com

  Allison Pappas as Lucy   Allison Pappas Is thrilled to be making her first on-screen appearance in Reunion. A Senior at NYU, Allison is studying Actingin the Experimental Theatre Wing at Tisch School of the Arts. Her previous credits there include, Bare (Nadia), The 25th.... Spelling Bee (Olive Ostrovsky), Salome (Dir. Kevin Kulhke) and Spring Awakening (Anna). She expresses her sincere gratitude to Jacob for including her in this passion project and thanks her family both by blood and otherwise.

Allison Pappas as Lucy

Allison Pappas Is thrilled to be making her first on-screen appearance in Reunion. A Senior at NYU, Allison is studying Actingin the Experimental Theatre Wing at Tisch School of the Arts. Her previous credits there include, Bare (Nadia), The 25th.... Spelling Bee (Olive Ostrovsky), Salome (Dir. Kevin Kulhke) and Spring Awakening (Anna). She expresses her sincere gratitude to Jacob for including her in this passion project and thanks her family both by blood and otherwise.

 
 Eddie Layfield as Dylan Brown   Eddie Layfield is excited to be a part of reunion. He was most recently aboard The Celebrity Infinity as a Production Vocalist. Other credits include Urientown (Bobby Strong), Ragtime (Younger Brother), Spring Awakening (Melchior Gabor). A Graduate of Point Park University, he would like to thank his family and friends for their love and support. "It's a marathon, not a sprint." 

Eddie Layfield as Dylan Brown 

Eddie Layfield is excited to be a part of reunion. He was most recently aboard The Celebrity Infinity as a Production Vocalist. Other credits include Urientown (Bobby Strong), Ragtime (Younger Brother), Spring Awakening (Melchior Gabor). A Graduate of Point Park University, he would like to thank his family and friends for their love and support. "It's a marathon, not a sprint." 

  Kaitlyn Renee Urban as Valerie   Kaitlyn-Renee Urban is from Pittsburgh, PA where she began acting at age thirteen. Having moved to NY at 18, she spent some time studying method acting at The Lee Strasberg Institute before attending and graduating the film and television driven acting program at The New York Conservatory for Dramatic Arts, and since has gotten to study improv at The Second City in Chicago.  She is currently working on several of her own projects for stage and film, and is the lead in the Indie film "Lillin" set to release late Summer. For more information please see  www.kaitlynreneeurban.com

Kaitlyn Renee Urban as Valerie

Kaitlyn-Renee Urban is from Pittsburgh, PA where she began acting at age thirteen. Having moved to NY at 18, she spent some time studying method acting at The Lee Strasberg Institute before attending and graduating the film and television driven acting program at The New York Conservatory for Dramatic Arts, and since has gotten to study improv at The Second City in Chicago.  She is currently working on several of her own projects for stage and film, and is the lead in the Indie film "Lillin" set to release late Summer. For more information please see www.kaitlynreneeurban.com

  Marc Osian as Jackson brenner   Marc Osian is a New York City-based actor. Marc graduated from Duke University with a Major in Public Policy and a Minor in theater. He recently finished the Michael Howard Studios two-year acting conservatory and also studies improv at UCB. He is thrilled to be a part of REUNION and had a blast playing the role of Jackson. Big thanks to all fellow cast mates and crew!

Marc Osian as Jackson brenner

Marc Osian is a New York City-based actor. Marc graduated from Duke University with a Major in Public Policy and a Minor in theater. He recently finished the Michael Howard Studios two-year acting conservatory and also studies improv at UCB. He is thrilled to be a part of REUNION and had a blast playing the role of Jackson. Big thanks to all fellow cast mates and crew!

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CREW

CrEator: Jacob Small

Executive Producer: Audrey Davidson

Producer: Gabriella Salemi


EPISODE ONE

Director: Kara Bartek

Writer: Jacob Small

 

EPISODE TWO

Director: Brenna Gehlan

Writer: Catherine Mora Brathwite and Sam Sylte

 

EPISODE THREE

Director: Jamie Osigan

Writer: Sam Sylte

 

EPISODE FOUR

Director: Gabriella Salemi

Writer: Catherine Mora Brathwite

 

EPISODE FIVE

Director: Blake Lyon

Writer: Jacob Small

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EDITor:  JL WRIGHT

Raised in Northern California, J. L. Wright is a film and television student at NYU Tisch, focusing on editing, sound mixing, and screenwriting. She also enjoys horror films, stand-up, and talking about how she used to work at Domino's.                                   

orignal score: josh bartley

Josh Bartley is a composer/musician/conductor/human based in New York City. He studied music theory and composition at NYU's Steinhardt school and performance studies at Tisch. After graduating, he's continuing to make art, learn more, and take whatever job he can get.

sound design: roman fusco

CASTING DIRECTOR: SAM SYLTE


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EPISODES

episode 1

Episode 2

EPISODE 3

EPISODE 4

EPISODE 5

 

THANK YOU TO OUR GENEROUS SUPPORTERS. WITHOUT YOU, THERE WOULD BE NO REUNION.


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A VERY SPECIAL THANKS TO CHRIS GOUTMAN, AMY + ANDY SMALL, TIM CONWAY

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