Charley, age 14, is in 9th grade and lives in Marlton, NJ. She has one sister and a dog. Some of her favorite shows include “Kinky Boots,” “Bring It On” and “Dear Evan Hansen.” When Charley isn’t on stage she likes to write music, musicals and books and enjoys drawing. Charley is excited to be returning to the company, and would like to thank her amazing directors for this opportunity again, and her family for their continued support.
Audim Brokenbough, age 15, is in 9th grade and lives in Philadelphia. She has two sisters and a dog named Lola. Her favorite movies are “Frozen” and “The Greatest Showman.” She loves to sing, dance and act, all while maintaining all As & Bs. She has traveled the world over the last seven years as a member of the Pennsylvania Girlchoir. She has performed with “The Little Dancer,” and at the Thanksgiving Day Parade and with the Philadelphia Orchestra. She would like to thank her loving and supporting mother, Martha Platt, Steve Fisher, Dr. Parker, Tama, Laney, Julie, Mrs. Dice and Richard.
Cole, age 11, is in 6th grade and hails from Philadelphia. He has a big brother named Ethan, a cat named Ginger and a pup named Paprika. His favorite shows include “Frankenstein” and “Oliver!,” which he performed in at Quintessence Theater. Cole loves to be in movies and has several under his belt. He has danced for seven years with Philadelphia Dance Theater. He loves gaming, fishing, and hanging out with his friends. Cole is grateful and honored to be part of “The Little Dancer,” and thanks Mr. Fisher, his Mom, Dad and brother.
Maya, age 15, is in 9th grade and lives in Glen Mills, Pa. She has one brother and one sister. Her favorite shows include “Les Miserables” and “Dear Evan Hansen,” and her favorite shows that she has appeared in are “Mary Poppins,” “Fiddler on the Roof” and “The Lion King.” Maya loves art, in particular sketching and plane air-painting. Maya is excited to perform in New York and thanks her family for their support.
Silas, age 10, is in 5th grade and comes from Merion Station, Pa. He has one brother and a cat, Houdini. His favorite shows include “The Prom,” “Come from Away,” and “Charlie and the Chocolate Factory.” He has been in numerous musicals, and is excited to make his New York debut. When he’s not singing, Silas enjoys playing cello and piano. He wishes to thank his wonderful family, Aunt Courtney and Wolf Performing Arts Center.
Lexi, age 10, is in 5th grade and hails from Cherry Hill, NJ. She has two siblings, three pugs and a pitbull. She had a story published nationally and was awarded the 2019 2nd place award for “My County” Poster Competition. Lexi loves singing in Garden State Girlchoir, horseback riding, traveling, and helping animals. Lexi is excited to make her NYC debut as a performer and wishes to thank her family and friends!
Margalit, age 14, is in 8th grade and lives in Philadelphia. She has two brothers and wishes she had a cat. Her favorite shows include “The 25th Annual Putman County Spelling Bee” and “Shrek.” Margalit last performed in Pig Iron Theatre Company’s “A Period of Animate Existence.” She loves to paint and play squash. Margalit is excited to perform in NYC! She thanks Mom, Dad and the Pennsylvania Girlchoir for this great opportunity.
Logan, age 12, is in 7th grade in Fort Washington, Pa. He has three older siblings. His favorite shows include “Peter Pan,” “Hamilton,” and “Waitress.” He made his acting debut at age seven in a high school production of “Peter Pan” as Michael Darling. Logan is excited to be returning to NYC as a performer and wishes to thank his family and friends for their love and support.
Chelsea, age 11, is in 5th grade in East Falls, Pa. She has two older twin sisters, Lindsay and Merrill. Her favorite Broadway shows are “Hamilton,” “Wicked,” and “Beautiful: The Carole King Musical.” When Chelsea is not singing, she enjoys soccer, lacrosse, squash, swimming, and watching “American Ninja Warrior.” Chelsea is very excited to perform and would like to thank her family, friends, and the Pennsylvania Girlchoir choir directors.
Tate, age 12, is in 6th grade and lives in Penn Valley, Pa. He loves his frenchie puppy. His favorite shows include “Hamilton,” “School of Rock” and “The Lion King.” He recently performed in the “The Vedem Boys” and toured Poland/Lithuania with the Keystone State Boychoir. He also likes art, music, swimming and water polo. Tate wants to thank Mr. Fisher and Mr. Vida for this amazing opportunity and his family and friends for their support.
Rose, age 15, is in 10th grade in Horsham, Pa. She has one brother, Luke, and two dogs. Her favorite shows are “Les Misérables” and “Godspell.” She has performed in multiple musicals with Music Training Center, and enjoys singing and babysitting. She is elated to perform in NYC! Rose thanks her family and friends for their love and support, and thanks Mr. Fisher for writing this wonderful musical.
Jeremy, age 12, is in 7th grade and hails from Media, Pa. His favorite shows include “Hairspray,” “Hamilton” and “Guys and Dolls.” Jeremy debuted as Wilbur in “Charlotte’s Web” at Hedgerow Theatre at age 4 and last year sang Amahl in the Giancarlo Menotti opera “Amahl and the Night Visitors.” He likes to play jazz piano and violin. Jeremy would like to thank Steve Fisher, Richard, Lanie and Tama-Rose.
Ella, age 14, is in 8th grade in Wyncote, Pa. She has an older brother and a dog, Cooper. Her favorite shows include “Wicked,” “Les Misérables,” and “Bye, Bye Birdie.” Last year she was cast and performed in “Bye, Bye Birdie.” Ella loves to sing, dance, and act in her free time. She is excited to make her NYC debut as part of this company and wishes to thank her Mom, Dad, all her teachers, and Steve Fisher for this amazing opportunity!
Channa, age 12, is in 7th grade in Eagleville, Pa. She has two brothers and a puppy. Her favorite shows include “Les Misérables” and “The Phantom of the Opera.” As a singer/pianist, Channa has performed at the University of the Arts in Philadelphia and with her brothers in their rock band. She is thrilled to be making her NYC musical theatre debut and wishes to thank her family and friends.
Stephanie, age 14 is in 9th grade and lives in Newtown Square, Pa. She has one older brother. Her favorite shows include “Wicked,” “Les Misérables,” “Dear Evan Hansen,” and “Hamilton.” This past summer she toured Australia with the Pennsylvania Girlchoir. Stephanie plays bass clarinet in the Delaware County Youth Orchestra, and also plays soccer and softball. She is excited to make her NYC debut as a performer and wishes to thank her family and friends.
Elizabeth, age 12, is in 7the grade and hails from Lansdale, Pa. She has two older brothers. Her favorite shows include “Beauty and the Beast,” “Mulan,” “Wicked” and “Mary Poppins.” It was a great experience debuting in the off-broadway musical last year. She thanks Mr. Fisher and other directors for the chance to perform again and Mom, Dad and her brothers for their support.
Sade, age 12, is in 7th in Mt. Laurel Township, NJ. She has one older sister and she can’t wait to have a dog. She has been featured in various plays including “Christmas is…” She loves to sing, dance and swim. Last year she made her NYC debut with the cast of “The Little Dancer.” Sade is extremely proud to be rejoining the NYC performance and would like to thank her family and the CY choirs for giving her the opportunity.
Mekhi, age 12, is in the 7th grade in Springfield Township, Pa. Mekhi has one brother and two sisters and a dog named Josh. Mekhi enjoys singing for the Keystone State Boychoir and church choir and playing football for his school team. Mekhi also enjoys making music videos and being a comedian. In Mekhi’s free time he enjoys playing Roblox with his friends and riding his bike. Mekhi also enjoys spending time with his family which consists of a host of cousins and relatives. Mekhi is ecstatic about his trip to New York and performing with a talented cast. Mekhi wishes to thank his Mom for her support and Dad for gifting Mekhi with his amazing voice.
Arabella, age 16, is a sophomore in Gloucester Twp., NJ. Arabella has a sister, Caroline, and a pet cat, Luna. Arabella’s favorite shows are “Wicked” and “The Jersey Boys.” She has performed as Mother Abbess in her school’s production of “The Sound of Music.” Arabella plays the baritone and trombone and is a member of her school’s marching band. She is ecstatic to join the production of “The Little Dancer” and would like to thank her family and friends for all their support throughout this journey.
Sophie, age 11, is in 6th grade in Glassboro, NJ. She has three dogs: Lulu, Casey, and Kiwi. Her favorite show is “The Lion King.” Sophie is a member of the Garden State Girlchoir and has appeared in “High School Musical” at The Broadway Theatre of Pitman. Sophie plays piano and is currently mastering Bach’s Prelude in C major. She is excited to make her NYC debut and would like to thank Mr. Fisher and the staff at Commonwealth Youthchoirs for this amazing opportunity.
Nicolena, age 13, is in 8th grade in Washington Township, NJ. She played the lead roles in “Dear Edwina” and “Once Upon a Mattress” at the Grand Theater in Williamstown, NJ. She plays on a travel softball team and a soccer team. Her favorite Broadway show is “Phantom of the Opera.” Nicolena wants to thank her family, including many aunts, uncles and cousins, for encouraging and supporting her achievements.
Sophia, age 10, is in 4th grade in Berlin Township, NJ. Sophia started to sing at the age of 3 and studies voice and the ukulele. Sophia has performed representative roles in local performances of “Willie Wonka and the Chocolate Factory” and “The Jungle Book.” She devotes much of her time to school, dance, singing, and listening to jazz, pop and classical music. Her love of theatre started after seeing the Broadway production of “The Phantom of the Opera.” Sophia is currently a member of the Garden State Girlchoir and performs throughout the tri-state area.
Emma, age 11, is in 6th grade in Mullica Hill, NJ. Emma enjoys singing, karate and field hockey. Singing “Dancing is Everything,” she was 4th runner-up at the 2016 National American Miss New Jersey Pre-teen Pageant, and is an inaugural member of Garden State Girlchoir. Emma is excited to be performing in “The Little Dancer … A Holiday Family Musical” for a second year, and wishes to thank her family for their support.
Chris, 14 years old, is in 8th grade in Langhorne, Pa. Chris has two brothers who are both in college. His favorite roles include Horton in “Seussical,” Pugsley in “The Addams Family,” Michael in “Elf, The Musical,” and Augustus Gloop in “Willy Wonka.” Chris made his TV debut as Young Buss on the series “Shattered” on Investigation Discovery. He likes to draw and loves to perform.
Cobrin, age 12, is in 6th grade in Germantown, Pa. He has a nine-year-old sister. His favorite Broadway show so far is “The Play That Goes Wrong.” He’s currently proudest of some of his recent woodshop projects. He loves to sing in the Keystone State Boychoir, play upright bass, snowboard, sail, navigate, surf and bake. He would like to thank his family and share how excited he is.
Giuliana Stout, age 12, is in 7th grade in Mullica Hill, NJ. Favorite shows include “The Sound of Music,” “Willy Wonka” and “Mary Poppins.” In 2019, she performed as Anna in “Frozen, Jr.” and was selected to All South Jersey Chorus. She dreams of singing worldwide, and enjoys playing the clarinet, piano, and writing stories. Giuliana would like to thank her family and Mr. Fisher for affording her a second year in “The Little Dancer.” She is thrilled to be back in NYC!
Amalia, age 14, is in 9th grade in Germantown, Pa. She is from Chile, were she has three siblings and parents. Amalia’s favorite productions are musicals, and she has been part of many since 1st grade. She loves the power that music and theatre have over people and feels fortunate to be part of it. She is very excited about her debut in NYC and would like to thank her family, friends and teachers for helping her make this dream possible.
Sarah, age 15, is in 10th grade in Philadelphia. She loves to sing with the Pennsylvania Girlchoir, writes monologues – one being featured in the MouthFull Monologue Festival – and has performed in over 10 musicals. Her favorite role is Marian the Librarian in “The Music Man.” Sarah is ecstatic to make her NYC debut and hopes to continue performing! She thanks her sister, two moms, and dog for their support!
Tabbie, age 13, is in 8th grade in Bala Cynwyd, Pa. She has no siblings, but she does have several pets. Her favorite shows are “The Little Mermaid,” “Dear Evan Hansen” and “Heathers.” Tabbie is quiet and shy, but this Soprano 1 is lively onstage! She also enjoys art and writing. She’d like to thank her family and friends for their support!