Resident Producer, founder || Molly Jo Schrade

Molly Jo is a performer and choreographer originally from the Twin Cities. She was last seen in Brickstreet Theatre's Production of White Christmas as Judy Haynes. Previous performance credits include: Cosette in Les Miserables, SAD Girl in Striking 12 (Artistry); Ariel Moore in Footloose, Mark's Mom in Rent, Dance Captain in Young Frankenstein, Rapunzel/ Cinderella's Mothers in Into The Woods (Lyric Arts); Chess (Second Fiddle Productions); Glinda in The Wizard of Oz (RVTC); The Witch in Into The Woods, Luisa in The Fantasticks, Godspell (North Central University).

experience includes, "Shrek", "Beauty and the Beast Jr.", "Godspell", "Hello Dolly!", "Footloose", "Meeting Me in St. Louis", and "The Battle of Boat",”Oliver'“, “anything goes”.

Molly has her BA in Children and Family Ministries with a minor in Theater from North Central University. She has worked a freelance artistic instructor, choreographer, and director working with preschool and elementary students. She is currently the Children's Pastor at Zion Lutheran Church in Clear Lake, IA. 

Stacie LaMoore Headshot 2.jpg

Resident Director, founder || Stacie LaMoore

Stacie works with in local area schools as a speech coach and director. She has also served as a Stage Manager for many shows including, "Little Shop of Horrors" and  "Into the Woods" (Brickstreet Theatre) and as the Stage Management Intern for "The Glass Menagerie" (Jungle Theatre, Mpls) and "Doubt" (Ten Thousand Things Theatre, Mpls).

Stacie’s directing experience includes, "The Battle of Boat", "Annie", "Arsenic and Old Lace", "Sherlock Holmes", "Alice in Wonderland", "Kid Frankenstein", "High School Musical Jr", "Seussical Jr", "Peter Pan", and "The Lion the Witch and the Wardrobe".

A graduate from North Central University with a degree in Theatre with an emphasis in Directing and Stage Management, she now lives in Forest City with her husband, dog and three crazy cats.


Resident Music Director, founder || Ben Schrade

Ben was last seen in “White Christmas” with Brickstreet Theatre. Previous credits include “Chess” with Second Fiddle Productions, “3 Penny Christmas” with The Minnesota Showboat, “Footloose” with Lyric Arts, and “Striking 12!” with Artistry.

Previous credits as Music Director include, "Footloose", "Godspell", "Click, Clack, Moo: Cows that Type", and "Beauty and the Beast, Jr.". 

Ben has a degree in K-12 Music Education with an emphasis in Vocal Performance and works as the Worship and Creative Arts Pastor at Zion Lutheran Church in Clear Lake, IA.