Meet the Casts of 13, The Musical

Mason Berchman (Kendra) is thrilled to make her debut at Limelight. She recently played Shprintze in Fiddler on the Roof at Hale Centre Theatre and Urleen in Footloose at Actor’s Youth Theatre. Other roles also include Mrs. Tottendale in The Drowsy Chaperone, Gloria in Wait Until Dark, Gertrude in Suessical Jr. and Jane Banks and Mary Poppins in Mary Poppins. Huge thanks to Emma, Jackie, Wesley, and her family and friends for their support along the way.


Emma Louise Coxon (Charlotte) is a freshman at Red Mountain High School in Mesa, where she is active in the dance and choir programs. She has been dancing since the age of five and participating in school choir since junior high, but she is new to theater as of this past year. Emma’s favorite roles so far have been Liz in Chicago and Pearl in These Shining Lives, both through Limelight Performing Arts. Emma is grateful to her family and friends for their support, and she would like to thank Emma, Wesley and Jackie for the opportunity to be part of this production of 13: The Musical at Limelight.


Sylvia Fuller (Lucy) is 14 years old and loves musical theater! Some of her favorite roles include Jasmine in Aladdin, Amanda in Matilda, and Lumiere in Beauty and the Beast! A fun fact about her is that she loves to dirt bike with her family! She would like to thank her mom, dad, and brothers for always being so supportive over her passions and accomplishments.


Cole Madden (Brett) is ecstatic to be in 13 the Musical. He began his acting career at the tender age of 2 appearing in Jon Benjamin Has a Van on Comedy Central and a Huggies Pull-Ups commercial. He continued as the “Kiddie Foodie” vlogger on his YouTube channel for various Las Vegas restaurants. In Arizona, he has loved being in musical theater and played in shows such as Moana Jr., Annie Jr., and Broadway Glee. Thank you to Limelight for believing in me and much love to my family for all their support.


Kynzli Parks (Simon) is 12 years old and in the seventh grade. She has performed in multiple shows and truly enjoys all the magic of the theatre. Her favorite show, so far, that Kynzli has been a part of is Newsies. Kynzli enjoys watching Broadway shows at Gammage; her favorite is Hamilton. When she’s not performing on stage, you will still hear her singing broadway tunes around the house. She also enjoys homemade baking. Kynzli would like to thank her family and friends for their love and support. 


Colin Quintana (Brett) is 15 and is attending Gilbert Classical Academy for his freshman year. He is super excited to be playing Archie and Brett with Limelight in 13 the Musical. This is definitely one of his favorite shows to do along with Les Misérables, Tuck Everlasting, Seussical Jr., and Newsies Jr. Many thanks to the amazing cast and crew for their talent and dedication and a special thanks to his loving family.


Amelia Rush (Molly) is 11 years old and attends Carol Rae Elementary in Gilbert. Although born in Arizona, Amelia has lived in 4 different states and only moved back to Arizona last year. She began acting and singing in a Southern California community theater as a child in Elf the musical. She caught the theater bug and hasn’t stopped since. When she is not in a show, she loves to read, write, bake, and sing karaoke.