June 13, 2011 - It was announced on Saturday that actor Matt Bivins will be leaving the cast effective before rehearsals start. His role will be assumed by Nick Lake a veteran of the Chicago theater community and an active member of Promethean Theatre Ensemble.
Nick Lake is very excited to work with Stephen and the cast on this project! He is a proud member of Promethean Theatre Ensemble. Favorite roles include: Melchior, Spring Awakening (PTE); Schmendrick, The Last Unicorn (PTE); Benjamin, FRAT (The New Colony), Lucio, Measure for Measure (PTE); Damon, Rossum's Universal Robots (Strawdog); Andrew Aguecheek, Twelfth Night (City Lit). Nick has also toured nationally with Boston-based Chamber Theatre Productions. He appeared in The Darling Children, directed by Stephen Murray, at the New York International Fringe Festival in 2008. Nick's next project is playing Lewis Carroll (and others) in Alice's Adventures Under Ground at City Lit. He also narrates sky shows at the Adler Planetarium. He is happily married to Chicago harpist Janelle Jansen Lake.