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Meet the Cast & Crew: Greg Johnson (Daniel)

Greg Johnson
Greg Johnson

In each post, we introduce you to the cast and crew of The New World Horror. Next up, the very talented Greg Johnson, who is no stranger to horror films or stage productions. Locally, you may have seen him in production with Mercury Players and Broom Street Theater.

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Meet the Cast & Crew: Sarah Bartash (marketing)

Sarah Bartash
Sarah Bartash

In this series, we introduce you to the cast and crew of The New World Horror. Next up is a member of our marketing team, Sarah Bartash, who also serves as a script supervisor and a producer. If you enjoyed our March Madness horror brackets, you can thank Sarah.

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Meet the Cast & Crew: Dana Pellebon (Michelle)

Dana Pellebon
Dana Pellebon

In each post, we will introduce you to the cast and crew of The New World Horror. Dana Pellebon is starring as Michelle in the film, and is well known in the Madison arts community. Most recently, she was seen as  Melpomene in the Mercury Players Theater production of Xanadu.

Michelle grew up in a tough neighborhood in Chicago, losing her mother to cancer at a young age, and was raised by her grandmother. While Michelle was more into reading and academics in school, she soon found herself in an unlikely relationship with an abusive boyfriend. Gang violence eventually took her younger brother and grandmother from her after her boyfriend met his own violent end. Michelle decided she had enough of Chicago, and went to college on academic scholarships. While she still keeps people at a distance, Michelle is generally respected at the elementary school where she teaches English and history and is also head of the teacher’s union. She is living the American dream and making her grandmother proud. Until The New World  Horror….

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