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Meet the Cast of Bill W. and Dr. Bob: Jeffrey Dingler


Meet the Cast of Bill W. and Dr. Bob:

Jeffrey Dingler (Eddie, T. Henry, and others).

Jeffery Dingler is a writer, actor and classically trained musician. He has been involved with local filmmakers and community theaters from the age of sixteen. In high school Jeff began receiving classical guitar lessons and continued his music education at Birmingham Southern College. In 2005 he won the South Eastern Theater Conference’s first ever Secondary School New Play Project Award for his original play, The Muselmann, which premiered in 2012 at the Mortimer Jordan Performing Arts Center. His previous roles include: Vladimir in Waiting for Godot, Tom in The Glass Menagerie, Mercutio in Romeo and Juliet, Macduff in Macbeth, and Otto Frank in The Diary of Anne Frank. Currently, Jeff divides his time between the theater arts and music education, teaching at the Dawson Music Academy while managing and acting in productions with Shari Graye at the new Wherehouse Theater in Gardendale. This is Jeff’s first performance with City Equity Theater.


Bill W. and Dr. Bob: cast list

Bill Wilson – Jonathan Fuller, AEA
Dr. Bob Smith – Alan Gardner, AEA
Lois Wilson – Jan D. Hunter
Anne Smith – Melissa Cox Summey, EMC
Henrietta Seiberling (and others) – Regina Harbour, EMC
Ebby Thatcher (and others) – Todd Ponder, EMC
Eddie (and others) – Jeffrey Dingler, EMC
Billy (and others) – Don Sandley, EMC
Hen (and others) – Julie Steward, EMC
Ruthie (and others) – Rebecca Yeager, EMC

Director – Sandra Taylor
Stage Manager – Patrick Ian McCall, AEA

(AEA indicates membership in Actors’ Equity Association; EMC denotes enrollment in the Equity Membership Candidacy program.)

Casting is only easy when one is faced with limited options; having to make choices when faced with a wealth of talent is the best problem to have. Thanks to everyone who came out—we look forward to finding opportunities to working with you, whether in this show or in future!