A.J. Woodraska is a Senior at Central Baptist College from Chicago Illinois, who has been involved in theatre since he was a Freshman in high school. Beauty and the Beast is A.J. 's 3rd show with CBC and his 9th theatre production overall, previously appearing in The Music Man (Prof. Harold Hill), 100 years of Broadway, Cinderella, Guys and Dolls, Once on this Island, and Bye Bye Birdie. This is A.J.'s final appearance in a musical at CBC and he is thankful to all of the directors and staff he's had the opportunity to work with and learn from over the years. And a special thanks to all of the amazing cast members here at CBC!