|HAYDEN BERCY (Louis Leonowens) Hayden is thrilled to join The King and I. Prior Credits: A Christmas Story national tour (Flick), Radio City Christmas Spectacular (Ben), The Nerd (Thor) at George Street Playhouse and 2018 US Tennis Open Soloist. Thank you: NETworks, Jason Styres, Lisa Calli, Justin, Emily, Janine, Mom, Dad & Brielle.|
|CJ FERNANDO (Ensemble) Cj is 8 years old from San Jose, California. He grew up singing and dancing with his 2 other siblings, Jenika and Jayden, at PnC Music. This is his first National tour. When not performing, Cj loves playing with BeyBlades!|
|KYLIE KUIOKA (Ensemble) Kylie is thrilled to be making her national tour and professional debut! Various credits in her hometown of Honolulu, Hawaii. Special thanks to teachers in her performing arts family who encouraged her. Thanks to The King and I cast and crew. Love to mommy, daddy, Kadyn, family and friends. Instagram: @kyliekuioka|
|LINDER SUTTON (Ensemble) Linder is excited to be making her National tour debut. Her credits include playing Tam in Serenbe Playhouse’s production of Miss Saigon and appearing in the film remake of Jacob’s Ladder. Big hugs to Mama and Daddy always and forever.|
|KAYLA TERUEL (Princess Ying Yaowalak, Ensemble) Kayla is making her theatrical debut with The King and I tour. She lives in Canoga Park, CA, attends Chime Charter School and dances at Los Angeles Ballet Academy. Kayla would like to thank her family, and also Walker and Catrina of WC Studios and Nancy Carson of Carson-Adler Agency.|
|ELIOT WALDVOGEL (Swing) This is Eliot’s first national tour and he is delighted to join the cast of The King and I. He has previously appeared with the Stockton Civic Theatre, That’s Showbiz! Theatre, and KUDOS Children’s Theatre in Stockton, CA. He would like to thank Mom and Dad (even though he is banned from singing at the table), his sister Miriam, and his dog, Oliver.|
Stephen Sayegh Starting in PIPPIN, Issie Swickle and Noah Parets Nominated for IRNE Awards, and more!
Congratulations to Stephen Sayegh who begins performances as Theo in Pippin this week! Break a leg, Stephen!
Issie Swickle (Annie) and Noah Parets (Billy Elliot) were both nominated for IRNE Awards! Check out the full list of nominees below:
The Lion King will return to the Hennepin Theatre in Minneapolis in 2016! Newsies will also play there. Check out the full list on StarTribune.com.
Check out this video of Reed L. Shannon (Motown) singing "Open Arms," "Don't Stop Believin'," and "Hit Me With Your Best Shot"!
And here are pictures and videos from the kids of Billy Elliot, Newsies, and The Lion King!