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Mandy Oglesby received her Bachelor of Arts degrees in Theatre Arts and Philosophy from Simpson College in Indianola, IA. She went on to receive a Master of Fine Arts in Theatre with an emphasis in Directing from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, studying under internationally celebrated director, Glenn Casale. Following graduate school, Mandy became the Casting Coordinator for Broadway Sacramento, the largest nonprofit musical theatre company in California. Along with the company’s team of producers, directors, and choreographers, she worked with theatrical agents and managers from New York and Los Angeles to cast seven seasons at Sacramento Music Circus, a 2,200 seat theatre-in-the-round, bringing Tony and Emmy winners, Broadway veterans, and future stars to Northern California audiences. Mandy’s favorite musicals and plays include Evita, Big River, and Annie Get Your Gun, as well as anything by Ibsen, Chekhov, and Stridberg, particularly, Hedda Gabler.