In alphabetical order by last name


Kane Black

KANE BLACK (Joshua) After spending over a decade focusing on acting and directing for film, Kane is absolutely thrilled to be making a return to the stage and to Stray Cat Theatre. He has been in numerous local and national features, commercials, and tv shows, most recently on ABC's What Would You Do? He’s also a voice actor for commercials, educational videos, motion comics, and video games, such as the Kingdom Rush series. His favorite stage roles include Nathan in Amateurs at IWII Theatre, and Sickboy in Trainspotting at SCT. He would like to thank Lisa Arnseth, Ron May, Louis Farber, and the cast and crew of TMH. Kane sends all of his love to his three biggest inspirations: his wife, Trish, and his kids, Rose and Sam.

Vinny Chavez

VINNY CHAVEZ (Christopher) is thrilled to be back at Stray Cat after performing in Silence! The Musical (Lamb) last season. Credits: Ella Enchanted (Prince) and A Very Hairy Javelina Holiday (José) with Childsplay, All Shook Up (Chad) with Theater Works, West Side Story (Bernardo, ariZoni nominee) and Me & My Girl (Bill, ariZoni winner) with Hale Centre Theatre, 21 Chump Street (Justin) with A/C Theatre Company, and Valhalla (King Ludwig, ariZoni nominee) with Nearly Naked Theatre. Vinny is Program Manager for AZ Magic of Music & Dance, a non-profit theater program for youth/adults with disabilities. Thanks to Ron, the Stray Cat family, and the Meat Force 5 for this opportunity. Love to family, friends, and Jeff.

Samantha Hanna

SAMANTHA HANNA (Charlotte) Samantha is excited to be back playing with Stray Cat in the role of Charlotte. This is her third show with Stray Cat Theatre and was previously in last seasons Kiss and Mercury. Some of her past work include show's like OthelloThree SistersPicnic, and Good N Plenty. She is also an Arizoni Best Actress Winner (Non-Contracted) for her performance as Olga in Three Sisters. She wants to thank her friends and family for the continuous support and love, as well as Stray cat for the opportunity to grow and do what she loves most.

Erin Kong

ERIN KONG (Mary) Erin is a Phoenix-based creative currently pursuing a B.M. in Performance (Music Theatre) and a minor in Asian Pacific American Studies at Arizona State University. She is incredibly excited to work on her first production with Stray Cat Theatre! She finds it awkward writing in the third person. She is a co-founder of Desert Diwata, an organization dedicated to honoring radical Asian American creation. You can find her at

Dolores Mendoza

DOLORES MENDOZA (Blythe) Dolores is currently a freelance illustrator and student at Mesa Community College where she dabbles in theater – acting in, as well as designing for, several productions over the years.  She made her debut on the Stray Cat stage this season in The Antipodes as "Eleanor", and most recently sunk her claws into properties design for The Cake.  She wants to thank her wonderful support network of family and friends for helping her be here today.