Major musicals Roger Grupp has played

Once Upon a MattressPlayed lead in November, 2014, for White Bear Lake Area Schools. Scott Kolman-Keen conducted.

J. C. SuperstarPlayed lead in March, 1994, for St. Mark's Lutheran Church production. Bob Murphy conducted. Subbed lead in February, 2006, for Bloomington Civic Theater at Bloomington Center for the Arts. Lori Maxwell conducted.

AnniePlayed 2nd and 1st in November, 2010, for Morris Park Players in the first production in its new home, Edison High School. Kelly Kadlec conducted.

MamePlayed lead in November, 1994, for Heritage Theater at Maplewood Community Center. Lori Maxwell conducted. Subbed 2nd in September, 2006, for Bloomington Civic Theater at Bloomington Center for the Arts. Stephen Dewey conducted. Played lead in June, 2010, for Minneapolis Musical Theater. Lori Maxwell conducted.

Played lead for Heritage Community Theater at Maplewood Community Center. Susan Munson conducted. Played lead in November, 2012, for White Bear Lake Area Schools. Bev Solberg conducted. Here's a photo of the cast, crew, and orchestra.

Mary PoppinsPlayed lead in April, 2016, for Morris Park Players at Edison High School. Kelly Kadlec conducted.

Played 3rd French horn (!) in March, 2006, for IHM-St.Luke's production. (I played the second act of the show on trombone.) Liz Gibba conducted.

Music ManPlayed 3rd in May, 2009, for Bloomington Civic Theater at Bloomington Center for the Arts. Anita Ruth conducted.

Played 2nd trombone for St. Thomas More School (formerly St. Luke's) production in March, 2009. Ethan Freier conducted.

Music ManPlayed lead in November, 2015, for White Bear Lake Area Schools. Scott Kolman-Keen conducted.

Subbed lead and 2nd in April/May, 2015, for Bloomington Civic Theater at Bloomington Center for the Arts. Anita Ruth conducted.

OliverPlayed 2nd in July, 2011, for the South St. Paul High School production. Nate Kravetz conducted.

Played lead for Bloomington Civic Theater at Normandale Community College. Played 2nd in Jan./Feb., 2005, for Bloomington Civic Theater at Bloomington Center for the Arts. Stephen Dewey conducted.

OliverPlayed lead in February, 2008, for the South St. Paul High School production. Andy Peterson conducted.

Played lead in May, 2005, for Morris Park Players at Folwell Middle School. Maisi Petersen conducted.

Pajama GamePlayed 3rd trumpet in April–May, 2013, for for the Bloomington Civic Theater at Bloomington Center for the Arts. Anita Ruth conducted.

Played lead in February, 2007, for the Bloomington Civic Theater at Bloomington Center for the Arts. Anita Ruth conducted. This was a musical revue.

Once Upon a MattressPlayed lead in November, 2013, for White Bear Lake Area Schools. Scott Kolman-Keen conducted.

Played lead in November, 2004, for Morris Park Players at Folwell Middle School. Lori Maxwell conducted. Subbed 2nd in September, 2005, for Bloomington Civic Theater at Bloomington Center for the Arts. Stephen Dewey conducted.

Pajama GamePlayed 3rd trumpet in April–May, 2008, for for the Bloomington Civic Theater at Bloomington Center for the Arts. Anita Ruth conducted.

Played lead and 2nd in November, 2008, for Morris Park Players at Folwell Middle School. Angela Bargmann conducted.

Peter PanPlayed lead in April, 2014, for Morris Park Players at Edison High School. Kelly Kadlec conducted.

Played lead in November, 2005, for Bloomington Civic Theater at Bloomington Center for the Arts. Lori Maxwell conducted.

SeussicalPlayed lead in October and November, 2014, for Coon Rapids Community Theater. Karen Hillman conducted.

Subbed 2nd in November, 2006, for Bloomington Civic Theater at Bloomington Center for the Arts. Lori Maxwell conducted.

SeussicalPlayed lead in February, 2005, for Heritage Theater at Maplewood Community Center. Joseph Burch conducted.

Played 2nd and 3rd in May, 2007, for Bloomington Civic Theater at Bloomington Center for the Arts. Anita Ruth conducted. Here's a photo of the orchestra.

Song of SingaporePlayed the trumpet lead — the only horn part — in this cabaret-style show at St. Paul's Lowry Theater, February–March, 2008. Anita Ruth directed the music.

A FUnny Thing...Played lead in the fall of 1996 for Bloomington Civic Theater at Normandale Community College. Lori Maxwell conducted.

Sound of MusicPlayed lead in April, 2013, for Morris Park Players at Edison High School. Kelly Kadlec conducted.

Guys and DollsPlayed lead in September, 1994, for Pioneer Theater at Hill-Murray High School. Becky Rucker conducted.

Song of SingaporeSubbed 3rd and 2nd in November, 2011, for Bloomington Civic Theater at Bloomington Center for the Arts. Anita Ruth conducted. Here's a photo of the orchestra.

GypsySubbed 3rd in April and May, 2014, for Bloomington Civic theatrr at Bloomington Center for the Arts. Anita Ruth conducted.

West Side StoryPlayed lead trombone at St. Matthew's Church in St. Paul in about 1975. Played lead trumpet in July and August, 1994, for Masquers Theater in Forest Lake. Lori Maxwell conducted. Played 2nd trumpet in August, 2007, for a St. Mark's Church production in North St. Paul. Bob Murphy conducted. Played lead trumpet in April, 2008, for a production in St. Francis, MN. Heidi Stodola conducted.

Hello DollyPlayed lead in September, 1989, for Hill Community Theater at Hill-Murray High School. Frank Asenbrenner conducted. Played lead in October, 2011, for Morris Park Players at Edison High School. Kelly Kadlec conducted.

Wizard of OzPlayed trombone in April, 2010, for Park High school, Cottage Grove. Nate Mitchell conducted. Played lead in April, 2012, for Morris Park Players at Edison High School. Kelly Kadlec conducted. Played lead in July, 2012, for Woodbury Community Theatre at East Ridge High School. Michael White conducted.

Wonderful TownPlayed lead in July, 2014, for Off Broadway Musical Theatre in New Hope – an outdoor production. Nic Delcambre conducted. Played lead in October, 2015, for Morris Park Players at Edison High School. Ben Young conducted. Here's a photo of the orchestra, and one of the show.

Wonderful TownPlayed lead in May, 2006, for Bloomington Civic Theater at Bloomington Center for the Arts. Anita Ruth conducted.

Also played or subbed Camelot; The Devil’s Disciple; Man of La Mancha; and Treasure Island (Children’s Theatre Company)

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