Showtime

(aka Spring Thing, Showtime USA)

Showtime (or Showtime USA or Spring Thing) was a touring high school variety show based out of Burnsville (MN) High School from 1963-1991. It was the brainchild of Thomas B. Mraz.

History




Cast Members

Help me out here folks...who are we missing? Please add or edit the cast members for the years you were in the show. This is all from memory for me.

1975

Kathy Klatt
Lisa Lederer
Kris Wright
Karla Michaels
Glenn Dean
Doug Ruth
Mark Dougherty
Greg Broman
Tim Johnson
Gil Young
Michelle Lien
Kathy Krattenmaker
Jane Bobbitt
Director: Thomas B. Mraz
Music Director: Steve Byers
Choreographer: Renee Wolfe

1976

Kathy Krattenmaker
Michelle Lien
Laurie Calvert
Margo Heltzel
Jeannine Lancello
Roberta Pope
Laura Olson
Jane Bobbitt
Mark Mraz
Tom Krattenmaker
Johnny Cakes Nelson
Carolyn Hetland
Anne Koch
Christa Florenz
Director: Thomas B. Mraz
Music Director: Mike Mraz
Choreographer: Renee Wolfe

1977

Roberta Pope
Laura Olson
Jeannine Lancello
Penny Wahl
Jane Bobbitt
Mark Mraz
Tom Krattenmaker
Rick Hull
Johnny Cakes Nelson
Rick Nelson
Rick Calvert
Carolyn Hetland
Anne Koch
Ann Hetland
Christa Florenz
Frank Ligouri
Cindy Olson
Director: Thomas B. Mraz
Music Director: Mike Mraz
Choreographer: Renee Wolfe

1978

Mike Anderson
Rick Calvert
Christa Florenz
Vicki Hansen
Rick Hull
Sue Kersten
Anne Koch
Laura Linton
Jean Moga
Mark Mraz
Monte Mraz
Mike Padilla
Michelle Pichner
Wendy Porter
Rita Vogel
Alison Langren (alt)
Paul Kersten (alt)

1979

Scott Brummer
Lisa Champine
Todd Fruth
Anne Hetland
Paul Kersten
Laura Linton
Nancy McMonigal
Ann Mitchell
Kevin Moore
Monte Mraz
Mike Padilla
Michele Pichner
Wendy Porter
Barb Kovacic (alt)
Helen Moore (alt)

1980

Barb Block
Scott Brummer
Corine Cesario
Lisa Champine
John Forbord
Todd Fruth
Anne Hetland
Paul Kersten
Laura Linton
Nancy mcMonigal
Ann Mitchell
Monte Mraz
Mike Padilla
Rainier Rics
LeeAnn Toombs
Jim Baker (alt)
Jennifer Esteem (alt)

1981

Beth Ballard
Barb Block
Bob Blons
Scott Brummer
Lisa Champine
Joyce Evans
John Forbord
Anne Hetland
Ann Mitchell
Joe Pasquale
Rainier Rics
Lisa Severson
Johnna Strand
Jodie Tanaka
LeeAnn Toombs
Karrie Widmer
Brad Wendland
Kathy Weeklund

1982

Julie Babin
Beth Ballard
Bob Blons
Dan Clausen
Tammy Cooper
Stacy Crawford
Joyce Evans
John Forbord
Wally Gryska
Jane Hetland
Heidi McNeely
Michelle Miller
Lisa Severson
Peter Stoessel
Kevin Tipton
Kathy Weeklund
Brad Wendland
Karrie Widmer



1983

Julie Babin
Bob Bing
Bob Blons
Chris Cannella
Shannon Cannella
Wally Gryska
Jane Hetland
Chrissy Houlihan
Martha Linton
Stephanie Lyslo
Tracy Meisinger
Heidi McNeely
Scott Pearson
Betsy Porter
Pete Stoessel
Jim Theroux
Kevin Tipton
Kathy Weeklund
Ron Wilson


1984

Bob Bing
Trevor Brooke
Shannon Cannella
George Demou
Julie Domanski
Greg Gruman
Chrissy Houlihan
Kari Lervick
Martha Linton
Stephanie Lyslo
Heidi McNeely
Kristi Meisinger
Tracy Meisinger
Erin Morley
Cindy Neppl
Scott Pearson
Betsy Porter
Mike Russ
John Seipp
Traci Stibal
Pete Stoessel
Jim Theroux


1985

Jeff Andrews
Denise Bentfield
Trevor Brooke
Ed Buckingham
Shannon Cannella
Kim Chapman
Jill Christian
Jon Cudo
George Demou
Julie Domanski
Jim Donaghy
Teresa Driver
Sherra Eckloff
Sheena Erie
Mike Fenton
Brian Ferrell
Linda Gruman
Rick Haglund
Peter Hanf
Alyssa Hanson
Tom Helvick
Dave Hetland
Tracy Hosier
Kris Kohls
Tom Krzmarzick
Valerie Lancello
Jay Larson
Kari Lervick
Steve Larson
George Scot McKelvey
Colleen McMullen
Talia Martin
Stephaie Mashek
Kristi Meisinger
Lynn Moe
Jamie Moors
Erin Morley
Scott Myli
Jeff Newman
Amy Oiseth
Patti Paulson
Scott Pearson
Paul Pederson
Betsy Porter
Nancy Roehl
Darryl Rowell
Michael Russ
Michael Ryan
David Ryan
Annalisa Schaffer
Kevin Schulz
Brad Shermock
Laura Steinmitz
Traci Stibal
Angie Taylor
T.J. Thoraldson
Kris Weeklund
Vicki Wesson
Betty Widmer
Michone Zgodava


1986

Stephanie Acosta
Wendy Barrington
Ed Buckingham
Steve Coffey
John Cudo
Debbie Drosky
Judy Driver
Sherra Eckloff
Shannon Emmons
Mike Fenton
Brian Ferrell
Dan Fraher
Pete Hackett
Jennifer Halko
Alyssa Hanson
Dave Hetland
Tracy Hosier
Diane Johnson
Christine Koch
Kris Kohls
Leo Kuelbs
Steve Larson
Kim Lillie
Dell mcDonald
George Scot McKelvey
Talia Martin
Stephanie Mashek
Kate Meckstroth
Dan Miller
Mickey Miller
Lynn Moe
Molly Muehlbauer
Jeff Newman
Amy Oiseth
Paul Pederson
Cherie Pepel
Stephanie Petrick
Jill Price
Kathy Reed
Nancy Roehl
Annalisa Schaffer
Tom Schrag
Kim Schultz
Laura Seim
Jennifer Seipp
John Serio
Brad Shermock
Sue Simpson
April Stachowski
Cindy Stehr
Laura Steinmitz
Traci Stibal
Jodi Thoraldson
Adriana Trevino
Brent Turner
Kris Weeklund
David Whitaker
Betty Widmer
Michone Zgodava

1987

Stephanie Acosta
Shelly Baskin
Michelle Battis
Dawn Brambilla
Diane Cone
Tara Crapser
Maria Cruz
Jon Cudo
Steve Chapman
Angie Dennie
Mike Dobesh
Pat Doble
Judy Driver
Debbie Drosky
Shannon Emmons
Kelly Fenton
Bill Ferrell
Drian Ferrell
Dan Fraher
Cheryl Gelineau
Brian Goke
Rick Haglund
Jenni Halko
Cheri Hampton
Chris Hazelton
Tracy Hosier
Andy Johnson
Kurt Johnson
John Keller
Christine Koch
Leo Kuelbs
Jamie Lange
Kim Lillie
Kari Lindell
Brad MacDonald
Jill Manthei
Stephanie Mashek
George Scot McKelvey
Jim McManus
Todd Moir
Chris Morgan
Molly Muehlbauer
Mindy Muehlstedt
Jeff Newman
Kryle O'Connell
Amy Oiseth
Jenny Ossman
Jon Otto
Paul Pederson
Stacy Pesavent
Stephanie Petrick
Heather Pipenhagen
Doug Powers
Stephanie Prebich
Jill Price
Kathy Reed
Dan Reis
Andy Ripka
Annalisa Schaffer
John Serio
Brad Shermock
Kim Schultz
April Stachowski
Brian Stai
Jayme Stiebner
Barbie Thompson
Stacy Thon
Jodi Thoraldson
Adriana Trevino
Kent Tsui
Brent Turner
David Whitaker
Lisa Wilson



1988

Jackie Angelo
Dana Appleby
Jane Appold
Kari Blons
Amy Brown
Todd Bursch
Tara Crapser
Maria Cruz
Robert DeMars
Judy Driver
Kelly Fenton
Billy Ferrell
Dan Fraher
Lanny Guilday
Jennifer Halko
Geoff Hankerson
Sarah Immer
Amy Jackson
Billy Johnson
Andy Johnson
Christine Koch
Steve Kriesel
Kallen Kutz
Heidi Larson
Dean LeBlanc
Wendy Lee
Robin Lucas
Brad MacDonald
Jill Manthei
Ben McMahon
Lisa Miner
Jessica Mudge
Amy Muehlen
Michael newman
Jenny Ossmann
Jon Otto
Shari Penwell
Stephanie Petrick
Stephanie Prebich
Jill Price
Kathy Reed
Dan Reis
Brad Schaffer
Kim Schultz
Lacey Scott
Kathy Skinner
Jon Snyder
Bridget Stachowski
Alex Trevino
Kent Tsui
Brent Turner
Karen Vidlock
Julie Ward
Jenni Wesson
Robb White

1989

Kari Blons
Dani Bradford
Amy Brown
Angie Butler
Maria Cruz
Robert DeMars
Brian Dwyer
Leanne Esch
Bill Ferrell
Laura Guilday
Jon Hanson
Lisa Harriman
Jim Herrick
Dayna Johnson
Adrienne Killacky
Mark Klukow
Heidi Larson
Wendy Lee
Stephanie Lillie
Andrea Lundquist
Brad MacDonald
Jill Manthei
Jason Mooney
Jessica Mudge
Aimee Muehlen
Christopher Olson
Jenny Ossmann
Jon Otto
Melissa Peterman
Mark Petersen
Sara Peterson
Cathy Potts
Cindy Reddell
Dan Reis
Anne Riise
Bob Roth
Kim Roth
Brad Schaffer
Jenny Schwartz
Lacey Scott
Lynn Shepek
Jon Snyder
Bridget Stachowski
Suzy Thompson
Alex Trevino
Karen Vidlock
Michelle Walker
Todd Wallace
Joey Ward
Julie Ward
Robb White

1990

Aimee Anderson
Jenny Anderson
Jenny Bailey
Kari Blons
Kim Bonlender
Darryl Buggs
Angela Butler
Tara Butler
Gina Deluca
Robert DeMars
Nell Dennis
Brian Dwyer
Leanne Esch
Jerry Ferguson
Kim Funk
Tera Gehrking
Cheryl Grogan
Laura Guilday
Joy Harris
Jim Herrick
Rachel Hewitt
Tyrone Hubbard
Nicole Hyde
Shelley Johnson
Kellee Kattleman
Pari Kazeminy
Adrienne Killackey
Joel Krueger
Heidi Larson
Stephanie Lillie
Andrea Lundquist
Mark McCleary
Mike McClure
Reed McInroy
Paul Mathson
Jennifer Melin
Genevieve Michael
Stacey Moeller
Jason Mooney
Andy Moore
Jessica Mudge
Aimee Muehlen
Erin Murphy
Janet Nathe
Josh Nelson
Steve Orth
Mark Petersen
Brita Peterson
Daniel Phuong
Cindy Reddell
Susanne Reddell
Laura Sand
Brad Schaffer
Lacey Scott
Jenny Skokum
John Snyder
Laura Snyder
Bridget Stchowski
Kathy Swenson
Kristy Thompson
Tara Tilbury
Alex Trevino
Karen Vidlock
Michelle Walker
Todd Wallace
Joey Ward
David Warner
Sheri White
Kelly Williams


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