|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.|
BroadwayWorld National Tours – 01/30/2019
“…and Hayden Bercy do a splendid job of conveying the growth of these characters as…and Louis, respectively.”
ASU Gammage Season Announcement, ANNIE Open Call in April, and more!
ASU Gammage in Tempe, AZ announced their 2015/2016 season! You can view the full season below and purchase tickets at asugammage.com:
Book of Mormon - Oct. 20-Nov. 8, 2015
A Christmas Story - Nov. 24-29, 2015
If/Then - Jan. 12-27, 2016
The Bridges of Madison County - Feb. 16-21, 2016
A Gentleman's Guide to Love and Murder - Mar. 15-20, 2016
42nd Street - Apr. 5-10, 2016
Annie - May 4-8, 2016
Newsies - Jun. 14-19, 2016
Annie will hold an open call in April for girls ages 6+! The production is looking for replacements (immediate and future, depending on role) for all roles. The open call will be held on April 18th. Sign in begins at 9am with auditions beginning at 11am. Be prepared to sing "Tomorrow" and possibly "Hard Knock Life". Bring a headshot and resume. More details can be found at Playbill.com!
Ben Cook (Newsies) and his Newsies castmates covered "Shut Up and Dance" for Disney Playlist Sessions. Watch below!
And here are more pictures from the kids of Newsies and Motown!