Hali Christopher

Occupation: Educator at Westminster Catawba Christian School
Favorite Play: Cat on a Hot Tin Roof
Favorite Quote: “It was only in the theatre that I lived!” - Oscar Wilde

3 Years of Involvement

Hali is most proud of the opportunity to make an impact in students lives and help them seek their dreams!


brenda Hochreiter

Occupation: Long-term Substitute & Retired Teacher at Kelly Edu. Staffing
Favorite Musical: Into the Woods
Favorite Quote: “Try to look at everything through the eyes of a child” - Ruth Draper

16 Years of Involvement

Brenda enjoys attending plays that feature former students! She is proud to see all the lives she has touched!


gretchen Cibbarelli

Occupation: Student Nutrition Dept at Fort Mill School District
Favorite Play: The Importance of Being Earnest
First Theatre Experience: Casted as Louise in “Carousel” at age 16

10 Years of Involvement

Gretchen is most proud of her family! Husband, 2 daughters, 1 son, 2 rescue cats and 1 rescue dog!


charles hardy

Occupation: Director of Administration at SPAN Enterprises
Favorite Musical: The Producers
First Theatre Experience: Casted as Mr. Bingley in “Pride and Prejudice” as a teenager at a local community theatre

6 Years of Involvement

Charles enjoys travelling and going to art museums along with this wife!


Charlene Hopkins

Occupation: Event Specialist & Entrepreneur at Crossmark
Favorite Play: 42nd Street
First Theatre Experience: The King and I

4 Years of Involvement

Charlene enjoys building a business that promotes health, healing and finances into people’s lives!


abbey marshall

Occupation: Business Solutions Representative at Comporium
Favorite Musical: Next to Normal
First Theatre Experience: Painting the set for summer theater camp in elementary school

1 Year of Involvement

Abbey has a cat named Tulio and really enjoys her aerial performances!


john nipe

Occupation: Audio Engineer at Noise by John
Favorite Musical: Once
Favorite Quote: “Never go with a hippie to a second location” - Jack Donaghy

1 Year of Involvement

John is a huge fan of anything Marvel, Star Wars and Disney. As well as writing and traveling in spare time!


maggie monahan schwietert

Occupation: Freight Recovery Admin at Mayer Electric & Grad Student
Favorite Play: The Tempest
First Theatre Experience: 2nd Grade class play as the Narrator.

10+ Years of Involvement

Maggie is most proud her daughter, but enjoys spending her time studying for grad school and crocheting!


susan Smith

Vice President

Occupation: Educator at Charlotte Mecklenburg Schools
Favorite Musical: Chess
First Theatre Experience: National Tour of Fiddler on the Roof

20+ Years of Involvement

Susan is heavily involved in theatre. In her downtime, she dabbles in photography and enjoys spending time with her 2 kids and 2 cats!


rachelle Keelan

Occupation: Tax Consulting Manager at RSMUS, LLP
Favorite Musical: Aladdin
First Theatre Experience: Miss Saigon at the Kennedy Center

4 Years of Involvement

Rachelle’s highlight moment is passing her CPA exam while working fulltime with a one year old and pregnant with her second child.


nicole Dhillon

Occupation: Residential Building Consultant & Retired RN
Favorite Musical: My Fair Lady
First Theatre Experience: Casted as Editor’s wife in “Little Shop of Horrors”

2 Years of Involvement

Nicole has traveled around the world with her husband and 2 kids! Now she enjoys her time as a Theatre mom!


charles Hochreiter

Occupation: Retired Law Enforcement & Investigations
Favorite Play: Driving Miss Daisy
First Theatre Experience: Tap dancing as a mushroom in the 2nd grade play

15 Years of Involvement

Charlie formerly worked for NYSU Police and Attorney General’s Office, but he now enjoys being with RHCT!


Keith Hopkins

Occupation: Self-employed Lyft Driver
Favorite Musical: Man of La Mancha
First Theatre Experience: Regalia de la Tristeza

4.5 Years of Involvement

Keith’s proud moment of his life was being the Officiant of one of his niece’s wedding!


shauna morris

Occupation: Independent Consultant & Event Planner at Paparazzi Acces.
Favorite Play: Raisin in the Sun
Favorite Quote: “Stand Tall Wear a Crown and Be Sweet on The Inside”

1 Year of Involvement

Shauna completed her first Triathlon for her Journey To Fifty in under 2 hours after training for 12 weeks!


Alex Peña

Occupation: Architectural Drafter at David Weekley Homes
Favorite Musical: The Last 5 Years
First Theatre Experience: 6th Grade Drama with Susan Smith

1 Year of Involvement

Alex’s favorite hobbies include Travel, Music and Architecture. He has been to 8 countries, 25+ cities and counting!


Keith shannon

Occupation: Paralegal Technology Professor at CPCC
Favorite Play: Harvey
First Theatre Experience: Summer Stock 1969 - Building sets and running tech

New Involvement

Keith’s interests involve writing, music and swimming. As well as quality time with his family!