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Judith and David Gitlin of Villanova, Pennsylvania, and Elyse and Howard Spialter of Westfield, New Jersey, announce the engagement of their children, Dana Gitlin and Zal Owen Spialter.
Dana, a graduate of Akiba Hebrew Academy, graduated from New York University with a B.A. in Music. She is currently an actress in New York, most recently playing the role of Crissy on the National Tour of HAIR.
Zal attended the B.F.A Musical Theatre Program at the University of Cincinnati, College-Conservatory of Music. He is also an actor in New York, most notably having played the role of Motel the Tailor on the National Tour of Fiddler on the Roof, opposite Harvey Fierstein and Theodore Bikel.
Sharing in the couple’s happiness are Dana’s sister and brother-in-law, Lara and Jonathan Gruber, and Zal’s sister Kayli Spialter and her fiancé Michael Pierson.
The couple resides in New York City, and is planning an October wedding in Philadelphia.