Meet the Ovation! Gala Entertainers!
The Ovation! performers below are scheduled to appear at our Gala! To learn more about each performer, scroll over or click on their photo. You can also view this as a slide show. Just click on any phone. All photos by Keith Brofsky.
Matty appeared in our recent production of Peter Pan as Captain Hook and will be Master of Ceremonies for the Gala.
Chip (second from left) played the High Priest Caiaphas in our 2013 production of JC Superstar. Chip is a professional actor, voice talent and singer who recently moved to the Seattle area from Texas where he's been busy performing for groups across the Puget Sound area.
Myriah is shown here as Eliza Doolittle in our production of My Fair Lady. For Ovation!, she has also appeared in The Sound of Music (Sister Sophia), Peter Pan (Peter), Pirates of Penzance (Kate Stanley), Brigadoon (Meg) and many others.
Tova is a BHS Junior who has appeared in two Ovation! productions (Evita and Peter Pan - pictured). She has been in Ovation!'s show choir program and studies advanced acting with our Artistic Director, Ron Milton.
Matt is shown here as Pontius Pilate in our 2014 production of Jesus Christ Superstar. He also appeared in our productions of Les Miserables (Combferre) and Evita (Ensemble).
Priya is a Sakai student and talented youth performer who has appeared locally with Ovation! (Les Mis - Gavroche, pictured here), Seattle's 5th Avenue Theatre (Singing in the Rain, A Christmas Story), BPA (Annie) and many others.
Chyna appeared in Ovation!'s 2012 production of My Fair Lady - here she is pictured at Ascot (center).
Tori (center foreground) is a freshman at BHS and has performed in Ovation! productions, participated in our show choir programs and is our arts education programs. For Ovation!, she has appeared as Liza (Peter Pan), Soul Girl (JC Superstar), My Fair Lady and many others.
Todd is shown here as Simon Zealot in our 2014 production of Jesus Christ Superstar. He has appeared in many other Ovation! productions including Into The Woods (Cinderella's Father), Fiddler on the Roof, Cabaret (Herr Schulz), Les Miserables (Courfeyrac) and My Fair Lady (Freddy).
Dan has graced just about every stage in the West Sound area. For Ovation!, he has appeared as Henry Higgins in My Fair Lady (pictured) and Tommy in Brigadoon.
Quinn (boy at right) is a new island resident and is already tearing up area stages. For Ovation!, he appeared in the youth ensemble of our 2014 production of Evita. He also appeared in A Christmas Story at Seattle's 5th Avenue Theatre.
Lily is a talented youth performer who has appeared in many Ovation! productions including The Pirates of Penzance (pictured), Jesus Christ Superstar, Oliver! and The Sound of Music. She was also a member of our vibrant show choir program.
Royce is shown here as Jean Valjean in our production of Les Miserables. He has appeared in many of our shows including Pirate of Penzance (Pirate King 2004 and 2012), Amahl and the Night Visitors (Kaspar), Into The Woods (Cinderella's Prince) Beauty and the Beast (Gaston) and many others.
Dale - pictured at right -has appeared in two Ovation! productions - My Fair Lady (pictured) and Evita (ensemble, general, aristocrat). He is also a member of our Board of Directors.
Hannah played Tiger Lily in our production of Peter Pan and also appeared in Fiddler on the Roof (Rivka) and Oliver! (Charlotte Sowersbury).
Odyssey sophomore Meghan Smith has appeared in many Ovation! productions (Peter Pan - Jane, Pirates of Penzance - Stanley Daughter), Brigadoon, JC Superstar and many more. She has also been a member of our show choir program and is an active participant in our arts education programs.
Mj has appeared in Beauty and the Beast (Mrs. Potts), Into the Woods (The Witch), Les Miserables (Madame Thernardier), Oliver (Widow Corney), Cabaret (Frau Schmidt), Pirates of Penzance (Ruth) and many others.
Caroline Payne is a talented youth performer who has appeared in many of our productions including Les Miserables (Young Cosette, pictured here), Peter Pan (Michael Darling) and My Fair Lady.