Emery is so delighted to be a part of the Wands and Wishes team! She has always loved to sing and perform, and she is currently pursuing that passion as a musical theatre major at the University of Northern Colorado. Some of her favorite musical theatre roles include Cinderella in Rodgers and Hammerstein’s Cinderella, the Baker’s Wife in Into the Woods, and Maria in UNC and the Greeley Philharmonic Orchestra’s recent collaborative production of West Side Story. Emery grew up surrounded by little sisters who all share her fondness for classic fairytale movies, so getting to become a princess for even a few hours is as much a dream come true for her as she hopes it is for your little ones!
Jaimie received her BFA in Musical Theatre performance from Abilene Christian University. She has studied acting through ﬁlm and musical theater intensives in New York City and currently performs professionally in contemporary, musical, and classical works in the Denver area. She is signed with Donna Baldwin Agency and has worked with the Boulder Ensemble Theatre Company, Aurora Fox Theatre, Breckenridge Backstage Theatre, Theatre-Or and Theatre-Hikes since her move to colorful Colorado. A few past favorite roles include Juliet in Romeo and Juliet, Miss Dorothy in Thoroughly Modern Millie, Hero in Much Ado about Nothing, and the title role in Alice in Wonderland. She currently works with kids as a Director with KidStage and loves the infectious nature of a child’s joy! Jaimie is so thankful for the opportunity to be a positive role model for your precious little ones and strongly believes in the beauty of spreading smiles, laughter, and kindness.
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Rebekah is thrilled to help make children’s dreams come true as part of the Wands and Wishes family. She holds a BFA in Musical Theatre from the Metropolitan State University of Denver. She’s been performing in musicals regionally since 2008 and doesn’t plan to stop! You may have seen her at the Arvada Center, Aurora Fox, Parker Arts Center, BDT Stage and the Littleton Town Hall Arts Center. Her roles have included such princesses as Belle in Beauty and the Beast and Fiona in Shrek the Musical. She cherishes her experiences with children through theater and parties. She believes strongly in the power of imaginative play to help children explore the world around them, create their own ideas, and realize their own dreams. Let’s play together!–
Jenna is currently working toward her Master’s Degree in Jazz Studies at the University of Northern Colorado. As a recent graduate of the University of Wyoming in Laramie, WY, she received her Bachelor of Music degree in Voice Performance. During her time at UW she was cast in many large operatic roles including Yum-Yum in Gilbert and Sullivan’s “The Mikado”, Lola in Douglas Moore’s “Gallantry” and several others. Jenna has also played several Musical Theater roles such as Fiona in “Brigadoon”, Marty in “Grease” and Rosemary in “How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying”. As a thoroughly trained advocate of opera and art song, Jenna is also truly at home singing Jazz, and has spent many of her recent years studying jazz and improvisation and performing at local venues. Jenna has also enjoyed teaching many private voice and piano students regularly to all ages and believes that all adults should experience the irreplaceable joy of sharing music and laughter with children. Some of her greatest influences have been the princesses and she is thrilled to have the opportunity to portray these role models to young audiences through Wands and Wishes!”
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Chris is so excited to be apart of the Wands and Wishes team as some of his favorite childhood characters. He is currently a Musical Theatre major at the University of Northern Colorado and is originally from California. Chris has a lot of previous experience with children as he was recently in a touring children’s show at UNC (The Transition of Doodle Pequeno) as the title character and he previously directed children’s shows at his church in California. Some of his favorite Musical Theatre roles have been Donkey (Shrek the Musical), Schroeder (Charlie Brown), L.A./Cigar (Gypsy), and Wickersham Brother (Seussical). Chris is ecstatic to bring smiles at your next event!”
Jillian is ecstatic to be joining the Wands and Wishes cast. She is a musical theater major at the University of Northern Colorado, scheduled to graduate in 2018. Jillian grew up in a family of musicians so she has been singing in choirs since she was old enough to memorize words, and realized very early in life that show business was her calling. At UNC she has been cast in shows including The Who’s Tommy and First Date, and prior to college has been in shows such as Aida, Les Miserables, Once Upon A Mattress, Guys and Dolls, Oklahoma and more! Jillian has dreamed of being a princess since she was a little girl, and is so excited to help your child’s dream of their special day come true!
Morgan is thrilled to be a part of the Wands and Wishes family. She attended the Chicago College of Performing Arts for two years where she studied Musical Theatre with an emphasis in Voice. After she decided that her work within the developmentally disabled community was of high importance to her, she transferred to the University of Colorado at Boulder to obtain a degree in Speech, Language and Hearing Sciences. Morgan is passionate about theatre education in youth as an outlet for self-exploration and she believes that children’s dreams and individuality are important. She hopes to foster the imagination of children and help them discover what makes them happy through her position at Wands and Wishes. She looks forward to bringing magic to your next party or event.
Phoebe is thrilled to help make dreams come true with Wands and Wishes! She studied dance for twelve years and has training in ballet, tap, jazz, hip-hop, and contemporary styles. She has performed with several choirs and musical ensembles, including an a’cappella group, and she learned to think on her feet as a member of [panda]MONIUM[!] Improvisation Troupe. She has an affinity for musical theater and particularly enjoyed performing in Sweeney Todd and The Wiz. Following her graduation from the University of Denver, where she earned a B.A. in psychology and sociology, Phoebe fulfilled her childhood dream of working with characters at Walt Disney World. Ultimately, the mountains drew her back home to Colorado, where her years of experience working with children led her to become Early Childhood Teacher certified. She currently splits her time between working for a local nonprofit organization and being a member of this magical cast!
Olyvia has been performing for her entire life. As the daugter of two musical theater performers, Olyvia’s love for theater and music was kindled at a young age and she has pursing a life in the arts ever since. In addition to working as a performer in theater, Olyvia has also worked as a teacher and counselor for many children’s theater camps and classes. She loves working with children! She has a degree in Psychology with a Minor in Theater Arts from the University of Northern Colorado. Upon graduation she lived and auditioned in New York City for a few years and has since returned home to Colorado where she performs locally at many regional theaters. She can’t wait to help you make your party a magical day to remember!
Kayleigh loves being a princess at Wands and Wishes! Born to sing and dance, she has trained professionally in ballet, tap, jazz, and classical music. Kayleigh is a senior at Colorado Christian University, pursuing a B.A. in Communications with a minor in Musical Theatre. She is the Soprano Section Leader for CCU’s Women’s Choir, and enjoys sharing her love of music through performing. She has performed lead roles in several university and professional theatre productions, including West Side Story, Hairspray, Guys and Dolls, Oklahoma, Meet Me in St. Louis, Annie Get Your Gun and Little Women. Before moving to Colorado, Kayleigh was a dance major at the Las Vegas Academy of Performing and Visual Arts. Recently, Kayleigh had the opportunity to travel to Lautoka, Fiji to teach remedial elementary students English and was thrilled to be able to share her gifts with the children of Fiji. She loves children, and is excited to be part of creating a magical experience for your child!