RACHEL MONTEZ COLLINS - MAYA
A singer, dancer, and actress, Rachel's credits include Broadway's The Producers (National tour, and the Movie Musical), RENT the movie musical, and vocalist on Erasure's "World" and "True Colors" Tour. She has also appeared in: FILM/TV: Deception, Restless Dead, Freak Dance,The Mentalist, Numbers, Without A Trace, Life, Kennedy Center Honors, Nip/Tuck, Brothers & Sisters, Ruby & The Rockits, The Bold & The Beautiful, and Smith THEATRE: Sweet Charity (Helene), Sammy (Lola Falana), Pippin, and Purlie. Rachel is also a creator, writer, and choreographer of Five to One, and more information can be found on our CREATIVE page. You can learn more about Rachel here.
ANGIE CANUEL - SOPHIA
BROADWAY: Associate Director/Choreographer on Hugh Jackman Back on Broadway, covered nine roles in Mel Brook’s The Producers (Susan Stroman), On the Town (John Rando), assistant to Warren Carlyle on Finian's Rainbow (Encore's City Centre and Broadway Production). FILM/TV: Construction Vision Vehicle, Kennedy Honor Awards 2010 (CBS), Middle Men (Paramount Pictures), One Life to Live (ABC), Parco P.I. (Mark Mark Productions), Curb your Enthusiasm (HBO), and The Producers Movie Musical (Brooksworks). PRODUCER: Tracy Letts Superior Donuts and Tony Nominating Green Day’s Production of American Idiot (through Awaken Entertainment), Construction, Tall Tales of The Little Black Book (Michael Weller Theatre), Drowsy Chaperon (London), Cabaret Cares, and 2008 New York Fringe Festival The Golden Aurora written by Steven Fechter. Angie is also Co-founder and Artistic Director of the Working Artist Theatre Project and a proud member of Awaken Entertainment. Learn more about Angie here.
LISA BYRNES - TAYLOR
With a marketable modeling look and dance skills to match. Lisa is in high demand on both ends of the spectrum. She has appeared on hit shows such as GLEE, BONES, WEEDS, and HOW I MET YOUR MOTHER. She has had the honor of working with such greats as Paul McCartney on his “Back in the World Tour,” and Jacki Chan in “Rush Hour 3.” Lisa Works in the Commercial, Print, and High Fashion Industry, modeling in N.Y., Paris. Tokyo, and L.A. Some of her modeling credits include, REVLON, M.A.C., MAXIM, CHANEL, GOLDSIGN, TRUE RELIGION, and she is also the Exclusive Fit Model for the “God Father of Denim” ADRIANO GOLDSCHMIED. Lisa is the New Face for the COSMOPOLITAN HOTEL in Las Vegas and has shared the stage with numerous entertainers such as Catherine Zeta Jones, Jennifer Aniston, James Blunt, and Heidi Klum. Learn more about Lisa here.
STACI FLOOD - KATE
From film and television, to commercials and music videos, Staci is one of the most popular dancers in the entertainment industry. Her credits include the new hit series Dancelife produced by Jennifer Lopez on MTV. She has been featured in a L'Oreal commercial with Beyonce, appeared as a solo performer in the Victoria's Secret Fashion Show Event, and is well known as the leading lady in Justin Timberlake's video "Rock Your Body," and Enrique Iglesias' "Bailamos." Staci was also a featured singer in the Pussycat Dolls live cabaret revue. Her resume of live performances and videos includes incredible artists such as Christina Aguilera, Ricky Martin, No Doubt, P Diddy, Pink, and more. Learn more about Staci here.
MELANIE LEWIS YRIBAR - ALEX
Melanie has had an extremely blessed career in the entertainment industry. She has danced with the best in the biz, including, Prince, Cher, Beyonce, Carrie Underwood, Stevie Wonder, India Arie, Rhianna, and many more. Whether its sultry and sophisticated or hip hop booty shakin', Melanie serves it up on a silver platter. She has appeared on countless TV and award shows worldwide, including the Grammy Awards, MTV VMA Awards, World Music Awards, Oprah, Jay Leno, Regis & Kelly, just to name a few. She has also appeared in numerous films, "Burlesque", "Along Came Polly", "Alvin & The Chipmunks", and the upcoming "The Mistle-Tones" opposite Tori Spelling. You may have also seen Melanie in commercials, such as Loreal (with Queen Latifa) and Pepsi (with Britney Spears). The list goes on and on...You can learn more about Melanie here.