Cast information coming soon.
(Susanna / Jara) was born in
Newport, OR and is our
resident musical director, playwright, lyricist, and
composer. She has written over 75
full length musicals—many of which have
been performed around the world. Gloria appears
in all Rocky Hock productions. She earned a
Bachelor of Music Degree
Master of Music Degree in Vocal Performance
Diego State University. Gloria and her husband Jeff started
the original theatre in Edenton in 2000.
Together they have recorded and produced over 60 musical
to view a PROMO Video of Gloria's shows!
(Daniel / Jesus) was born in Bend,
OR and co-owns the Rocky Hock Playhouse with his wife
Gloria. He was previously head of the drama department
at North Central University in Minneapolis, MN and is
currently the drama director at College of the Albemarle in
Elizabeth City, NC. Jeff appears in all Playhouse
productions and is our stage
and artistic director. He
Bachelor of Music Degree in Vocal Performance
Master of Fine Arts Degree in Musical Theatre
from San Diego State University.
He was ordained into the ministry in 1978
and recently completed his Doctor of Ministry Degree.
Jeff and Gloria have traveled to five different continents
and ministered in dozens of countries around the world.
Sandra Krueger (Mary – Mother of Jesus) moved
to Elizabeth City, NC recently from Findlay, OH. She earned
a Master of Music Degree in Opera and Musical Theatre
from Southern Illinois University in Carbondale, IL and a
Bachelor of Arts Degree in Music from Whitworth
University in Spokane, WA. Sandra is an adjunct professor at
College of The Albemarle where she teaches music
appreciation classes. Previous roles include Alice Beane in
Titanic: the Musical, Rosina in Il Barbiere di
Siviglia and Jean Louise Finch in To Kill A
(Mary Magdalene) is originally from Greene, ME and is an
accomplished dancer, actor, and singer. She is the
Performing Arts Center Manager at COA in Elizabeth City and
has been with Rocky Hock now for five years. Mariah earned a
Bachelor of Arts Degree in Dance from Dean College in
Franklin, MA. She has worked professionally with
several theatres on the east coast and toured with VEE Corp
as Harmony Bear in Care Bears Live. Mariah and
Nathan were married in 2012 and make their home in Edenton.
Nathan P. Schierer
(John) is originally from Fillmore, NY. He
is a graduate of Houghton College in Houghton, NY where he
earned a Bachelor of Music Degree in Vocal Performance.
Nathan is the Rocky Hock Playhouse box office, office, and
road manager and has been with the company now for seven
years. Nathan is the set designer and technical director for
all COAST Players and ETPC productions at College of The
Albemarle and frequently appears in shows there as well. He
is also the music minister at Mt. Olivet UMC in Manteo, NC.
(Jedidiah / Peter)
has lived all
his life in Eastern, NC. He attended Holmes Bible
College in Greenville, SC. Darryl has been a member of
the stock company of actors at the Rocky Hock Playhouse for
over twelve years. He is married to Wanda and they
have two beautiful children, Charity and Nathaniel.
Darryl has raised thousands of dollars for charities through
his singing ministry over the past 25 years. Darryl is
founding member of the gospel group "Step of Faith" and the
pastor of Ebenezer Baptist Church in South Mills, NC.