This week, Ira spoke with Randal Keith and Kerry O’Malley.
Randal Keith and Kerry O’Malley both star in Steve Wynn’s ShowStoppers, with performances Tuesday through Saturday at 7:30 p.m. with an additional show on Friday at 10 p.m. at Wynn Las Vegas.
Randal Keith starred as Jean Valjean in Les Miserables on Broadway and the national tours in the U.S., Canada, China and South Korea. Keith is also one of the few performers to have played every male role in “The Phantom of the Opera” on the first national tour and in Las Vegas’ “Phantom: The Las Vegas Spectacular.” He has also starred as King Arthur in “Spamalot” at Wynn Las Vegas.
Keith received an LA Stage Alliance Ovation Nomination for his portrayal of Governor/Innkeeper in “Man of La Mancha.” Other performance highlights include “Sunset Boulevard,” “Guido in Nine,” “Evita,” “The Mystery of Edwin Drood” and “Young Frankenstein.” He can also be heard on the soundtrack for the animated film “Legends of Oz: Dorothy’s Return” as well as his solo CD, “Life has Been Good To Me.”
Kerry O’Malley, a graduate of Duke University and the American Repertory Theater Institute for Advanced Theater Training at Harvard University, has an extensive background performing in theater, film and television. Her film repertoire includes “Terminator: Genisys,” “Annabelle,” “Case 39,” “The Happening,” and “Earth to Echo.”
On television, O’Mallay was a series regular on A&E’s “Those Who Kill”; recurred on Showtime’s “Shameless” and “Brotherhood,” and HBO’s “Boardwalk Empire”; and guest starred on “The Mentalist,” “Hart of Dixie,” “Criminal Minds,” “Survivor’s Remorse,” “Masters of Sex” and many others. On Broadway, she has played leading roles in “Into the Woods,” “White Christmas,” “Annie Get Your Gun,” and “On a Clear Day You Can See Forever.”