From Mame, 1973
After leaving Nova in 1974,
I earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Music
Education from Florida Atlantic University in
1979. In 1980, I moved to Boone, North Carolina
where I worked at Appalachian State University.
While working and living in Boone, I earned
my Master of Arts degree, met my husband, Donald,
and adopted my daughter, Jessica. My careers
in Boone included actress, singer, catering
coordinator, banquet manager, waitress, bartender,
and day care teacher, research assistant, teaching
assistant and part-time faculty member at ASU
My family moved to Charlotte in 1987, where
I have been teaching choral music the past 14
years. I currently teach at Butler High School.
I have remained active in musical theatre, playing
many roles in community and professional theatre
groups in the area. I am currently cast as Ms.
Sowerberry in a summer theatre production of
While in Boone, I also enjoyed singing with
various bands, performing jazz and standards.
I have been an alto section leader and soloist
at Covenant Presbyterian Church since 1988,
where I often conduct the choir when needed.
I live with my family on a quiet street about
5 minutes from downtown Charlotte with our 3
dogs, Pearl, Gizmo and Christina, and our 2
cats, Fruitcake and Roscoe.
Ayn Lauren is presently
a talent agent at Schiffman, Ekman, Morrison,
and Marx, Inc. (SEM&M). Ayn works in the
children, teen, and young adult division. She
has been an agent in all aspects of show business
including commercials, theatre, television,
and film. Ayn has instructed children in commercial
technique, "how to audition" workshops
and improvisation. She was nominated as "Outstanding
Woman of America" in 1987 and was selected
as one of fifteen finalists in Glamour Magazine's
Search For Young Working Women in America in
Ayn has appeared on the Sally Jesse Raphael
show, and with Maury Povich, Geraldo, Gayle
King, Lifetime Television, CNN News, and People
Are Talking In Boston.
Volunteer work is an important part of her
life, with involvement in Broadway Cares, Equity
Fights Aids, Kid's Care, and Kid's For Kids.
Ayn has represented (and continues to represent)
an impressive number of child stars. Her clients
can be seen on TV in Sabrina the Teenage Witch,
7th Heaven, New York Undercover, All My Children,
One Life To Live, on Broadway in Annie, Big...
The Musical, Les Miserables, The King And I,
State Fair, Ragtime, in feature films, Phenomenon,
Everyone Says I Love You, Sleepers, and many
Ayn has judged numerous competitions throughout
the U.S. and also teaches and directs at a children's
theatre company in Nyack, NY.
Contact: 22 West 19th Street, 8th Floor, NY,
Phone: 212 627 5500
Fax: 212 627 0923
Bea Loo was born in the Republic of Panama’ and raised in Brooklyn, NY. She attended the same High School as her favorite performer, Barbra Srteisand. Bea has toured the United States, Canada and appeared on television in Moscow. Trained as an actress, singer and dancer, Miss Loo played numerous roles at Parker Playhouse, Broward Center for the Performing Arts, The Fountain Blue Hotel, The Marco Polo, Caldwell Playhouse, The Crest Theatre to name a few.
She was a featured soloist in June Taylor’s, "Surf Club Follies" in Miami Beach. One of her favorite jobs was entertaining on the Delta Queen Steamboat. An overnight Steamboatin’ Company based out of New Orleans. Although she has played a wide variety of roles, her favorite was Bloody Mary in "South Pacific". Bea Loo is currently the Program Director at the Daniel Cantor Senior Center in Sunrise, Florida. She also leads worship and heads the drama department at her local church. Bea works with KP Productions, a theatre company doing shows around the Broward County area. Bea Loo travels throughout South Florida with her own one woman show. I love photography, directing and art.
4031 NE 12th Terrace
Pompano Beach Fl 33064
Cell 954 815-9612
Home 954 782-2406
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Known to program as Michael
(alias: Mr. Cellophane): Attended BCPA at Dillard
High School, followed the program to Atlantic
Foundation. Choreographed Hall/Hill's full scale
musical of "Guy's and Doll's w/ Jeff Saver
(Musical Director) and "One More For The
Road". Went to New York at 18. Credits:
National Theater Guild's: 'A Chorus Line', 'Evita'
Most recognizable for the opening credits and
gyrating moves in the hit dance flick "Dirty
Dancing" and U.S. Tour of "The Dirty
Dancing Concert Tour". Guest appearances
Smothers Brothers Show
Oprah Winfrey Show
American Music Awards
Good Morning America & MTV
Resides in California since 1988 with Film Credits:
"Salsa", "Lambada Set the Night
On Fire", "Lambada the Forbidden Dance",
"Newsies", and Toured with Paula Abdul.
Choreographed / Assisted Choreographer for Artist's:
Cher (Love Hurts), Peter Gabriel (Secret World),
"Playboy Girls of Rock and Roll" at
Caesar's Palace, Las Vegas.
Started company in1996 "Eden Entertainment",
specializing in: Staging and Choreography/Children's
Choreography and Creative Development and Music
Choreographed for such stars as: John Candy,
Paul Reiser, Pauly Shore, Sarah Jessica-Parker,
(Mattel's) 'Barbie' and Academy Award Nominee
Jennifer Tilly in the upcoming MGM release "Music
From Another Room", also producing (3)
original songs for the soundtrack with the latin
band Los Lobos.
Most pride accomplishment, my daughter Marlene-Britannia
"Thank you to the big guy above."
Juan Llano aka Michael R. Fletcher
2738 LA BAJADA
SANTA FE, NEW MEXICO
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