Peter has not been seen on stage but his work has been. Peter works behind the scenes designing and building sets and props, as well as doing lighting and sound. Working alongside Rachel Baril, he has assisted in the set design and construction of over 14 productions and workshops. Peter has also contributed (off-stage) to a number of community theatre productions throughout Massachusetts. He is excited to be a keystone with A Common Thread along with Jaimee, Rachel, Jill, and Matt.
Member at Large
Matthew has been an active musician in the Greater Boston/Worcester area for a majority of this past decade. He has played multiple instruments in many genres and is always looking to expand his repertoire. Community theater has always been a positive channel for him because of the new people he meets and music that he gets to be involved with. He is excited to be a keystone in the working with A Common Thread on and off the stage.
Photo credit: Mary Ann Baril (Headshots and Board photos)
Rachel is an artist, actor, and designer who has an array of experience in Theatre Arts, including: direction, choreography, costume and prop design, and, most notably, scenic painting. Working alongside Pete Allia, she has assisted in the set design and construction of over 14 productions and workshops. She also served as the Scenic Artist for the Stoughton High School's Drama Department for 4 years, and has contributed (both on- and off-stage) to a number of community theatre productions throughout Greater Boston.
Rachel enjoys fostering an appreciation of theatre within all age groups; most notably with teens and young adults. Recently, she directed and choreographed productions of Godspell and The Wedding Singer, each of which received high praise from both cast and audience members alike. With bachelor's degrees in both Art and Theatre Arts, Rachel brings quality and an artistic eye to everything she does.