Puffs - April 21 - April 24, 2022

East Central College

 Who's Who 

  • Conner Aubuchon*

    as Ernie Mac

    Who’s that? It’s Ernie Mac, and he’s basically the best!

    Conner is excited to take part in his third show at ECC! His two other shows were Shrek the Musical (as Young Shrek, Company) and James and the Giant Peach (as Company).

    Conner is a high school junior living in Union. He sings baritone/bass in the high school Chamber Choir and also did two seasons of Speech Team (Radio Speaking and Prose Reading).

    Conner would like to thank his family, friends, and partner for being an ever-supportive bunch of lovelies!


  • Grace Austin


    Grace joined the ECC Theatre faculty 17 years ago. Favorite shows directed include 9-5, Les Mis, Becky Shaw, In the Heights (MO State Premiere) and Ragtime. Grace is also the assistant coach of the state award winning Pacific High School Speech Team and works in Wardrobe at the MUNY and the Fox. She would like to thank her amazing cast and crew, her parents, her incredible creative team and her dream boyfriend, Brian. BFA, TX State, MFA, VCU. gracemaustin.com. Next up- Ranked the Musical at COCA


  • Bess Moynihan

    Lighting Designer/Technical Director

    Bess Moynihan has been a versatile Theatre Artist in the St. Louis region for over 12 years. Most recently she has worked as a Lighting and Scenic Designer and Technical Director for a number of professional companies including Mustard Seed Theatre, The Midnight Company (1 Nomination, Outstanding Lighting Design-St. Louis Theatre Circle),  COCA, and SATE Ensemble Theatre  (3 Nominations, Outstanding Lighting Design, 1 Best Production of a Comedy Award- St. Louis Theatre Circle).


    Previously she has held the titles of Production Manager- Ozark Actors Theatre, Managing Director -HotCity Theatre, and Executive Director- Mustard Seed Theatre. Bess has also Directed professionally (Death Tax- Mustard Seed, No Exit- SATE).


    Before joining the faculty here a East Central College, she was the Production Manager at Washington University as well as a Teaching Artist for COCAbiz. 

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