Merle Dandridge originated Papa Ge in the current B'way revival of One On This Island. She received rave reviews for her Lily/Kate in Kiss Me Kate at the Pasadena Playhouse in Los Angeles. She was The Lady of the Lake in Spamalot on Broadway and the Hollywood Bowl. She was featured in Hugh Jackman's concerts in San Francisco and Toronto. She also originated the role of Tarzan's mother, Kala, in Disney's Tarzan, played Aida in Aida and Joanne in Rent all on Broadway. She stars in Greenleaf on the Oprah Winfrey Network,
Rhiannon Giddens is an international concert star singing and playing banjo and violin. She was in the TV show Nashville's 5th season.
Mike McGowan was on B'way in The Book of Mormon after being on the national tour. He played Fred in Kiss Me Kate for Hartford Stage and The LaJoya Playhouse. He was in the pre-Broadway tryout of The First Wives Club He played Emile de Becque in South Pacific at Papermill Playhouse and the Cape Playhouse.. He was on Broadway in Priscilla, Queen of the Desert, covered Father and Tateh in the Broadway revival of Ragtime and played Vince Fontaine in Broadway's Grease. He was named Best Actor in a Musical by the New Jersey Star Ledger for playing the lead in Kiss Me Kate at Papermill Playhouse where he also played Tony in Masterclass. He covered the Nazi Tenor in The Producers and covered Brian D'Arcy James in The Apple Tree starring Kristin Chenowith both on Broadway. Daddy Warbucks in Annie in Fort Worth.
Heather Manley covers Jasmine in Aladdin on Broadway. She was in Emojiland off-Broadway.
Constantine Germanacos played Gleb in the Broadway production of Anastasia after originating the Czar and Count Ipolitov. He was in the Broadway revival of Evita on Broadway. and toured with Kristin Chenoweth.
Michelle Dawson covered two of the leads in the pre-Broadway tryout of The First Wives Club. She covered Arachne in Spiderman: Turn off the Dark on Broadway, played Donna in the National Tour of Mamma Mia and understudied the role on Broadway, Millie in Papermill Playhouse's Seven Brides for Seven Brothers and was in Swing at Theatre Under The Stars. Also on Broadway, she was Evelyn Nesbitt in Ragtime, covered Magnolia in Showboat and understudied Roxanne in Cyrano. She played Grace Farrell in the National Tour of Annie and Rizzo in Grease at Pittsburgh Civic Light Opera.
Chris Barron is the lead singer of the famous rock group The Spin Doctors. They have been nominated for a Grammy and sold 10 million records worldwide. They have been featured on the cover of Rolling Stone and opened for band The Rolling Stones on tour.
David Kaverman covered John in the national tour of Miss Saigon, played Benny in the national tour of In the Heights and played Smokey Robinson in the Motown nat'l tour. He played Billy Flynn in Chicago and Martin in A Grand Night for Singing both at the Highland Falls Playhouse. At the Arvada Arts Center in Colorado he will play Lola in Kinky Boots and was Eddie in Sister Act.
Sam Simahk plays Freddie in the national tour of My Fair Lady. He played Lun Tha in the Chicago Lyric Opera's production of The King & I.
Steve Schepis covered Young Bernadette in Priscilla, Queen of the Desert after being in Finian's Rainbow, both on Broadway.
Barrett Martin was in How To Succeed in Business without Really Trying with Daniel Radcliffe after being in The Addams Family, Guys and Dolls and Young Frankenstein all on Broadway
Amos Wolff covered Gastone in the Broadway revival of Gigi and was in the Broadway productions of Chicago and Follies. He covered Lieutenant Cable in the National Tour of South Pacific and was in the Encore Series production of Little Me.
Zachary Freier-Harrison is playing Roger Davies in the national tour of Tina.
David Arnsperger played the title role in Sweeney Todd for The Welsh Opera. He was the title role in Rocky in Hamburg, Germany and played the title role in The Phantom of the Opera there as well as the title role in Jekyll and Hyde in Kassel, Germany. He played Joe Gillis in Sunset Boulevard in Klagenfurt, Austria.
Morgan Cowling understudied Laurie in Goodspeeds' Oklahoma. She played Meg Giry in the National Tour of Phantom of the Opera and was in Hello Dolly! at Ford's Theater in Washington D.C. She starred in Marry Harry at the York Theatre in NYC.
Susannah Jones played the Mother the National Tour of A Christmas Story.
Patricia Noonan covered the ingenue lead in Maury Yeston's Death Takes A Holiday on Broadway.
Bryan Hunt was in Barry Manilow's musical Harmony. He also toured with White Christmas, did Billy Elliot at the MUNY and in North Carolina and did Holiday Inn at Goodspeed Opera House.
Cailtyn Oenbrink played Clara in Light in the Piazza in Boston, Marian in The Music Man at the Red House Opera Center, Julie in Carousel at the Carrier Theater and Dorothy in Throughly Modern Millie at the Reagle Music Theater in Massachusetts.
Roxanne Taga covered Kim in Miss Saigon.
Rona Figueroa starred as Kim in Miss Saigon, Eponine in Les Miz, and was in Nine with Antonio Banderas. She played Lady Thiang in the Chicago Lyric Opera production of The King & I.
Emily Young was in Bloody, Bloody Andrew Jackson on Broadway.
Monika Staszak sang the title role in Evita and Jane in Witches of Eastwick in Regensburg, Germany and Mother in Ragtime in Braunschweig and Kassel, Germany and will also do it in Graz, Austria in 2017-18. She stars in the New Years Concert in Koblenz, Germany.
Ryan Wagner was in James Lapine's Little Miss Sunshine at the La Jolla Playhouse.
Carlos Encinias was in I Am Anne Hutchinson starring Kristin Chenoweth. He was in Scandalous, played Feuilly in Les Miserables, was in New Vibrations and covered Eddie in Mamma Mia all on Broadway. He was in Altar Boys Off Broadway.
Hazel Raymundo plays Christmas Eve in Avenue Q and played the Shogun's Wife in Pacific Overtures on Broadway.
Yancy Arias starred as Black in the Broadway production of The Wild Party after playing Thuy in Miss Saigon, both on Broadway.
Grant Tilly covered Tommy and Bobby in the Candadian production of Jersey Boys.
Michelle Pruiett covered Ariel in The Little Mermaid on Broadway and is now on the National Tour of Jersey Boys.
Annie Edgerton is in the National Tour of Kinky Boots. She was in the Broadway production of Mamma Mia after covering the female leads in the National Tour.
Jason Mills was in the NY Philharmonic production of Carousel and the Encores! New York City Center productions of Lady Be Good and Little Me. He played the title role The Phantom of the Opera and in the National Tour.
David Lang won the International Composition Competition of the St. Gallen Chorus Association. He released his CDs Un Tesoro, Sinfonia and Nur Mut through iTunes and sings concerts throughout Switzerland.
Sage Douglas is in the Australian tours of Frozen. She was in Jersey Boys, The Wizard of OZ and was in Love Repeating in Melbourne, Australia.
Tobias Bieri starred as Galileo in We Will Rock You in Berlin.
Crystal McDaniel sang Nettie in Carousel with the Asheville Lyric Opera.
Patrick O'Neill was in the National Tour of Chicago.
Paul Erkamp played Chagall in Hamburg's production of Dance of the Vampires.
Geoffrey Lind is in Wringer at City Center in NYC.
Monica Kapoor was in the National Tour of Bombay Dreams.
Liz Paw starred as Kim in Miss Saigon and covered the lead in Flower Drum Song both on Broadway.
Emy Basic starred as Kim in Miss Saigon on Broadway and toured as Ali in Mamma Mia.
Tom Sardinia played Squash in Victor/Victoria and covered Jud in Oklahoma on Broadway.
Leah de Los Santos played Belle in Stuttgart's Beauty and the Beast, Lucy in Jekyll and Hyde in Bremen, and Cosette in Les Miserables in Bonn.
Joan Hess covered Faith Prince in Bells Are Ringing after Kiss Me Kate and Crazy For You on Broadway.
Krissy Richmond was in Chicago after covering Roxie on tour.
Warren Kelley won the Broadway World Florida Award for his Rodger DeBris in The Producers at Florida Stage.
Nathaly Lopez was in the National Tour of In the Heights.
David Hess covered Frank Butler in Annie Get Your Gun on Broadway after covering Father in the National Tour of Ragtime.
Dashiell Eaves was Rolf in The Sound of Music and The Courier in 1776 on Broadway.
Darren Lee was in the revival of Pacific Overtures, played Hortensio, and covered Bill Calhoun in Kiss Me Kate, was in On The Town, all on Broadway, toured with Chicago, and was Dance Captain of Seussical The Musical.
Julio Agustin was featured in Bells Are Ringing, Fosse and Chicago all on Broadway
Roberta Cunningham played Mrs. Potts in Stuttgart's Beauty and the Beast.
Pam Bradley toured in The Producers after covering Debra Monk in Susan Stroman's Thou Shalt Not and touring in Scarlet Pimpernel.
Melissa Hart covered the Old Lady in Candide and did The Scarlet Pimpernel, both on Broadway.
Charlotte Heinke played Jellylorum in Hamburg's Cats.
Julie Foldesi stood by for Sutton Foster in Little Women. She toured in The Full Monty and was in the National Tour of Jekyll and Hyde.
Josh Rhodes was in Bells Are Ringing and in Fosse on Broadway.
Amy Turner was in A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum on Broadway
Pamela Everett was in A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum.
Stephanie Douglas was Ellen in the National Tour of Miss Saigon.
Brooke Morrison is playing Sheila in the National Tour of A Chorus Line. She played Margo and understudied Brooke in Legally Blonde at the Westchester Broadway Theater. She was also in the National Tour of We Will Rock You.
Stephan Voight covers Scar in Lion King in Hamburg, Germany. He covered Raoul in Hamburg's Phantom of the Opera after covering Cliff in Duesseldorf's Cabaret.
Paul Mulloy covered Raoul in Toronto's Phantom of the Opera.
Alexander Nikolic covered Piangi in Phantom of the Opera in Essen, Germany.
Christine Allocca was Ellen in Miss Saigon on Broadway.
Kirk MacDonald played Armand in Scarlet Pimpernel, Mark in Rent and Frankie Epps in Parade on Broadway.
Michelle Mallardi covered Belle in Beauty and the Best on Broadway.
Jason Workman covered Rhadames in the National Tour of Aida, and played Joe Hardy in Damn Yankees and originated the role of John Truitt in Meet Me In St. Louis both on Broadway.
Nik Walker is on Broadway as Aaron Burr in Hamilton and starred as Otis Williams in Aint Too Proud on Broadway after touring as Aaron Burr in Hamilton around the country.
Daniel Breaker played Aaron Burr in Hamilton in Chicago after playing Mafala in The Book of Mormon.
James Moye just finished the Broadway run of Tootsie. He stood by for the Father in Dear Evan Hansen, covered Jafar in Aladdin, Oscar Jaffy in On the 20th Century, Cheech in Bullets Over Broadway and was Sam Phillips in Million Dollar Quartet all on Broadway. He played Jim in Pipe Dream for the Encore Series at City Center and was in Dog Fight directed by Joe Mantello. He was in the stage adaption of Far from Heaven at Playwright Horizons.
Lauren Blackman is in the pre-Broadway tryout of Lempicka at La Jolla Playhouse. She was on Broadway in Anastasia covering Countess Lily. She was in Marie at the 5th Avenue Theatre in Seattle after being in the world premiere of it when it was called Little Dancer, She played the title role in Mary Poppins at the Westchester Broadway Theater and the Maine State Music Theater and Irene Molloy in the National Tour of Hello Dolly.
Marja Harmon is playing Angelica Skyler in the San Francisco production of Hamilton after being in The Book of Mormon. She was in the Encores revival of Sondheim's Merrily We Roll Along and did the title role in Aida in Taiwan.
Eddie Grey is on Broadway in The Book of Mormon after appearing in the original Australian production and North American tour.
Kyle Barisich played Raoul in Phantom of the Opera on Broadway.
Sean Palmer starred as Raoul in Phantom of the Opera in London after playing the lead of the London revival of Crazy For You. He originated the role of Prince Eric in The Little Mermaid on Broadway.
Shuler Hensley played the title role in The Most Happy Fella for the Encore Series. He starred on Broadway with Ian McKellen and Patrick Stuart in Waiting for Godot and No Man's Land. He played the elder Boris Thomashefsky in the Thomashefskys with Michael Tilson Thomas conducting the NY Philharmonic and the San Francisco Philharmonic among others. He recently played Jigger in the NY Philharmonic production of Carousel which was broadcast on PBS.
Hayden Milanes starred as Frankie Valli in the National Tour of the Jersey Boys.
Natalie Hill covered and performed Rosie in Bye, Bye, Birdie, covered Rizzo and played Cha Cha in Grease and was in Frank Wildhorn's Wonderland all on Broadway. She was Bernadette in Romeo and Bernadette and toured in Hairspray.
Claybourne Elder was in Stephen Sondheim's Roadshow and Broadway's Bonny and Clyde.
Bettina Meske won the German Musical Theatre Prize for Best Supporting Actress in a Musical in 2016. She played Miss Jones in How to Succed in Business in Hannover, Germany and was in the Witches of Eastwick in Bielefeld, Germany. She recently released her album Made in Berlin which can be purchased at this link on Itunes and which was the solo album of the month in Musicals Magazine. Her many youtube videos can be enjoyed thru this link. She is currently in The Tunnel in Furth, Germany.
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Julia Kermott sang Elsa in Disney's Frozen in Concert throughout the Middle East.
Maureen Russell's is available for purchased at Itunes featuring her single Light Up the World.
Lena Hall (formerly Celina Carvajal) covered Jane in Tarzan on Broadway.
Charlie Sutton was in Kinky Boots. He was in How To Succeed in Business Without Really Trying, the Encore Series Merrily We Roll Along, Pipe Dream, Lysistrata Jones, The Addams Family and covered the role of Carlos in Woman On The Verge, all on Broadway.
Joan Almedilla starred as Kim in Miss Saigon on Broadway and was Fantine in the National Tour of Les Miserables.
Adele Parkinson is in Priscilla, Queen of the Desert in Australia. She understudied Fantine in the Asian tour of Les Miserables.
Jay Douglas covered Buddy in Elf, covered the lead in The Drowsy Chaperone, was in the original company of The Fully Monty and covered Chris in Miss Saigon all on Broadway.
Tonya Wathen was in Chicago on Broadway and covered Roxie in the national tour.
Jennifer Peers was in City of Angels in Melbourne, Australia where she was also in Love Repeating. She played Miss Lark and covered Miss Andrew in the Australian production of Mary Poppins, played Rebecca in a workshop of Rags, and played Sister Sophia and covered the Mother Abbess in the Australian tour of The Sound of Music. She made her West End debut in Shoes.
Clark Johnson was in The Book of Mormon after being in The Addams Family and La Cage aux Folles all on Broadway.
Charlotte Cohn was in Coram Boy. She covered Musetta in Baz Luhrman's L.A. production of La Boheme and played and recorded Lillian in Happy End at ACT in San Francisco.
Adam Roberts was in Spiderman on Broadway.
Whitney Osentoski was in Tarzan after being in Mamma Mia, both on Broadway.
Andrea Pizziconi just launched her album Learning to Live with a concert at Joe's Pub in NYC. It can be purchased at www.cdbaby.com/cd/andreapizziconi.
Holly Hylton is in the Hamburg production of Phantom of the Opera and was in the Stuttgart production of Sister Act.
Charlie Parker played the Fairy Godmother in the International Tour of Cinderella.
Bryan Hunt is on the Billy Elliot National Tour.
Jo Willans sings Christine in The Phantom of the Opera in Brisbane, Australia.
Kevin Crewell played Bob Crewell in the National Tour of Jersey Boys, was on Broadway and in the National Tour of Spamalot and the National Tour of The Drowsy Chaperone.
Marysol Ximenes-Carillo played Adelaide in Guys and Dolls in Flensburg, Germany. She played Francesca in Bridges of Madison County and Morticia in The Addams Family at Hildesheim, Germany. She played Bianca in Kiss Me Kate in Karlsruhe and Oetigheim, Reno Sweeney in Anything Goes in Muenster, and Schwerin, was Sally Bowles in Cabaret, Anita in West Side Story and Mae in Street Scene in Hagen, Germany. She played the lead in The Count of Monte Cristo and was Lucy in Jekyll and Hyde in Leipzig and was in Everyman at the Cathedral Festival in Erfurt, Germany.
Samuel Schuermann recorded songs of Stephen Sondheim on his CD Sunday. Stephen Sondheim wrote him to say "You have a beautiful voice and a wonderful instinct for phrasing. Congratulations and thank you". In Germany, he performed Zaza in La Cage aux Folles, the Emcee in Cabaret in Magdeburg, played Herod in Jesus Christ Superstar in Kaiserslautern and Erfurt, Action in West Side Story in Hagen, Bernardo in West Side Story in Regensburg, the Prince in Into the Woods in Aachen and Woof in Hair in Kaiserslautern, Marc Connor in High Society and Gremio in Kiss Me Kate in Leipzig.
David Ayers played Fyedka in Fiddler On The Roof after covering Sky in Mamma Mia, both on Broadway.
Adam Monley covered Sky in Mamma Mia on Broadway and played Romeo in Romeo and Bernadette..
Oliver Polenz played the Nazi tenor in the Vienna production of The Producers. He played Marius in Les Miserables in Detmold, Germany, played the Boatswain in The Three Musketeers in Stuttgart and was in Ludwig in Fuessen, Germany .
Sam Devenport covered the lead in the world premier of An Officer and a Gentleman in Australia.
Erin Kennedy is covering Fantine in the Australian production of Les Miserables. She was in Mary Poppins after playing a Muse and covering Kyra in the Australian production of Xanadu.
Naomi Livingston is the Australian production of Les Miserables after touring in Wicked.
Brandon Grimes is in the National Tour of Jekyll & Hyde.
Welli Yang played Thuy in Miss Saigon on Broadway.
Kevin Tarte starred as Krolock in Dance of the Vampire in Stuttgart.
John Cudia played Raoul and the Phantom in Phantom of the Opera and covered Jean Valjean in Les Miserables, both on Broadway.
Jessica Snow Wilson was Eponine in Les Miserables and covered Philia in A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum on Broadway.
Zack Dobbins understudied Rhadames in Disney's Elaborate Lives.
Sala Iwamatsu was Gigi in Miss Saigon and in Rent on Broadway.
Ruth Kraus covered Lucy in Jekyll and Hyde in Vienna, and now stars as Elizabeth in Vienna.
Adam Arian toured in The Scarlet Pimpernel.
Jens Uwe Richter covered Sam in Mamma Mia in Stuttgart and was in Titanic in Berlin, Germany.
Christiane Heinke played Grizabella in Cats in Berlin after covering Mrs. Potts in Stuttgart's Beauty and the Beast. She played Fantine in Berlin's Les Miserables.
Lenny Daniel toured in South Pacific and was in Cats.
Nancy Lemenager covered Bianca in Kiss Me Kate, was featured in Dream, Guys and Dolls and How To Succeed in Business Without Really Trying all on Broadway.
Susan Russell covered Carlotta and Madame Giry in Phantom of the Opera on Broadway.
Bryan Duyn covered Raoul and Piangi in Toronto's Phantom.
Susan Gilmour was Fantine in Les Miserables in Toronto and on Broadway.
Julie Brooks played Chloe in the Pre-Broadway tryout of Wildhorn's Wonderland. She played Grandma Tzeitel in the national tour of Fiddler On The Roof starring Topol.
Steven Skybell played Harold in The Full Monty on Broadway.
Hanny Aden was in Miami Nights in Dusseldorf.
Paul Matsumoto covered Raoul in Hamburg, Germany's Phantom of the Opera and the Engineer in Broadway's and Stuttgart's Miss Saigon.
Melinda Prince covered Christine in the National Tour of Phantom of the Opera.
Annabella Redman played Cosette in Les Miserables in Bonn, Germany.
Ursula Reese covered Giry in Hamburg's Phantom of the Opera.
Stephanie Michelle was in The Life on Broadway
Bob Lewandowski played Bill Calhoun in the National Tour of Kiss Me Kate.