2019 Visiting Artists*

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2019 Visiting Artist

Adrienne Warren

Currently Tina Turner in Tina the Musical in the West End of London

  • Broadway: Originated role as Danielle in Bring It On, Dream Girls, and Shuffle Along (Gertrude Saunders, Florence Mills) – Tony Nominee

  • TV: Perfect Citizen, Orange is the New Black, Blue Bloods, Royal Pains, People in New Jersey, Irreversible, and Black Box

  • The Voice of Maybelline New York


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2019 Visiting Artist

Tim Smith

  • Senior Artistic Director, Cirque du Soleil

  • Broadway: Grease, Annie Get Your Gun, DreamAIDASweet Charity, and Dirty Rotten Scoundrels


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2019 Visiting Artist

Grant Gustin

  • Currently The Flash on TV in the CW Series: The Flash

  • TV: Glee (Sebastian), 90210, Vixen, Krystal, Arrow, Legends of Tomorrow, Supergirl

  • National Tour: West Side Story


2019 Visiting Artist

Dave Clemmons

  • Broadway (as a performer): Les Misérables, The Scarlet Pimpernel, The Civil War

  • Broadway (as a casting director): Beautiful The Carole King Musical, Orphans, Once, Wonderland, The Pee-wee Herman Show, Driving Miss Daisy, Talk Radio, Spring Awakening, Ring of Fire, In My Life, Brooklyn, Dracula, the Musical, The Boy From Oz, Linda Eder at the Gershwin

  • National Tours: Les Misérables, Jekyll & Hyde


2019 Visiting Artist

Linda Bowen

  • Broadway: Chicago

  • National Tours: Fosse, Chicago, West Side Story, Guys and Dolls


2019 Visiting Artist

Tiffany Haas

  • Broadway: Wicked

  • National Tours: Wicked, The Drowsy Chaperone


2019 Visiting Artist

Anthony Wayne

  • Currently in Tootsie on Broadway opening in April 2019

  • Broadway: Tootsie, Mighty Real: A Fabulous Sylvester Musical (also co-wrote and produced), Once On This Island, Pippin, Anything Goes, Priscilla Queen of the Desert

  • National Tours: A Chorus Line, The Color Purple, Fame-The Musical


2019 Visiting Artist

Tiffany Evariste

  • Broadway: Aladdin, Motown the Musical, Leap of Faith, Memphis, Mary Poppins

  • National Tours: Motown the Musical, Mary Poppins, All Shook Up


2019 Visiting Artist

Sean Dugan

  • Currently in A Man for All Seasons Off-Broadway

  • TV: Smash, Oz, Blue Bloods, Fringe, The Good Wife, Law and Order

  • Broadway: Next Fall, A Man for All Seasons

  • Awards: Drama Desk Nominee for Outstanding Featured Actor in a Play


2019 Visiting Artist

Deon Ridley

  • Currently: On Tour with Chicago the Musical

  • Broadway: The Lion King, A Christmas Carol MSG

  • Las Vegas: A New Day with Celine Dion (Dance Captain), The Lion King

  • Germany: Cats

  • National Tours: Chicago The Musical, Damn Yankees

  • TV: Michael Jackson 30 Anniversary Celebration, Whitney Houston, Usher, Missy Elliott, Destiny’s Child, Jay Leno, Oprah Winfrey, Jerry Lewis Telethon, Ellen


2019 Visiting Artist

Derrick Williams

  • Currently: General in Book of Mormon on Broadway

  • Broadway: Book of Mormon, Wicked, AIDA, and Swing

  • Las Vegas Company of The Lion King

  • National Tours: Book of Mormon, Wicked, Aida, Smokey Joe’s Café

  • TV: Heart of Dixie, Numbers, Ghost Whisperer, Chapelle Show


2019 Visiting Artist

Christopher Kale Jones

  • National Tour: Jersey Boys

  • Recordings: Blue Moo: Jukebox Hits, Under the Streetlamp, Let The Good Times Roll, Rockin’ Round the Clock

  • Regional: Broadway Backwards, Little Shop of Horrors, Ragtime, Zhivago, Twelfth Night, Ballad of Little Jo, A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, The King and I, Olympus On My Mind, Miss Saigon, West Side Story, A Chorus Line

  • TV: Tonight Show, Harmonies for Healing, Under the Streetlamp, Access Hollywood


2019 Visiting Artist

Jenna Coker-Jones

  • Broadway: Getting the Band Back Together

  • National Tours: Doctor Dolittle, Seussical


2019 Visiting Artist

Rashidra Scott

  • Currently in Ain’t Too Proud to Beg on Broadway opening on in March 2019

  • Broadway: Beautiful The Carole King Musical, Sister Act, Finian’s Rainbow, Hair, Avenue Q, Ain’t Too Proud


2019 Visiting Artist

Alison Franck

  • Casting Director for 20 years

  • Current projects: A Christmas Story, The Musical,  Dr. Seuss's How the Grinch Stole Christmas, upcoming national tour of  A Chorus Line, Legally Blonde, the Musical in China, and  My Fair Lady in China.

  • Past projects include: National Tours of Hello Dolly, Guys and Dolls, Man of La Mancha, My Fair Lady, The ProducersSaturday Night Fever, Hair, Dreamgirls, Ain't Misbehavin', Chitty Chitty Bang Bang


*Visiting Artists are subject to change.