JRAY TEAM JUDGES 2022-23

Neil Caplin  –  Technical background including set design, set construction, set execution, lighting, graphic design

Kyle Duncan – After nearly 30 Years teaching English at UCLA’s American Language Center and a lifetime of musical theater (performing and directing), Kyle is grateful to be able to carry the FCLO torch for his parents, Jan and Griff Duncan.

Megan Duncan – A seasoned performer and audio specialist, Megan is currently working at Disney Imagineering as a Sound Designer/Mixer.

Marilyn Gianetti – Producer of regional theater at FCLO, serving as VP of Development for twenty five years.  In addition, she created and produced FCLO Skyroom Outdoor Summer Dinner Theater to support the performing arts, and to recognize the importance of creating a stage for employing actors, musicians and technicians.

Samantha Gianetti – Musical theater performance, production, backstage, and celebrity event planning.

Roberta Kay– Emmy award winner and Emmy nominee for her work on PBS SoCal/KOCE. Singer/dancer/actress who has worked with Tom Hanks, Michael Keaton, Andy Williams, Harvey Korman, Debbie Reynolds, Dionne Warwick, Big Bird, among others! She has 30+ years directing and/or choreographing musicals at all levels.

Theresa Parra Kay – Studied acting, voice and dance and traveled as a lead performer in the international group Up with People, an organization she is still involved with. She has worked as a casting director, talent manager and theatrical director, specializing in fundraiser concerts to raise money for arts education and arts scholarships. 

Susan Takeda– Technical background in costume design and wardrobe maintenance in Youth Theatre around the southland.

Stan Wlasick – Stan trained with Pati Tambellini at the Costa Mesa Civic Playhouse. He has a Master’s Degree in Theatre Education and went to UCI and Cal State Fullerton. After 38 years of teaching, he recently retired from El Rancho High School, where his productions won numerous SCETA and MACY Awards.