Emmy® -nominated and best-selling comedian Chonda Pierce or “the country comic,” as Billboard Magazine dubbed her. A stand-up comedian, television hostess, author, and actress, Pierce has channeled her life experiences into positivity, bringing laughter to audiences around the country.
A multi-talented actor, singer, performer, and independent filmmaker John is best known for his portrayal of Bo Duke in the 1980s American television series The Dukes of Hazzard and as Jonathan Kent on Smallville. Alongside his acting career, John has over 20 albums to his credit and five #1 singles on the Billboard Country chart. John’s on, and off-Broadway musical performances include hits like Chicago, Oklahoma, and Grand Hotel and Music Man. It’s also worth noting that John co-founded (with Marie Osmond) the Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals, which has since raised more than 7 billion dollars for medical research.
Hannah Hill is an actor, singer, and intermediate aerialist from Central Arkansas. She is a graduate of Ouachita Baptist University with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Musical Theatre. Hannah has performed with professional theatres all around the United States. She is currently performing in the Blue Gate Musical Dear Solider Boy. Hannah is a pizza enthusiast, professional princess, and avid book reader.
Caroline Clay is an actress and visual artist from Greenbo Lake, Kentucky. After graduating Morehead State University with a degree in Theatre and Communications, she has gone onto act and perform in theatres and films across the country. Off the stage and screen, Caroline is a Theme Park Scenic Artist for Universal Studios in Orlando, FL.
John Michael McDonald
John is an actor/musician based in Asheville, North Carolina, and recently released a single entitled “Moonlight” on all music platforms. His new Ep “Ravage Me” will be released this Fall. John Michael has acted for Blue Gate Musicals, performing as Denny in A Simple Sanctuary, Jack in The Christmas Tree Ship, Beau in Christmas in Paradise, and Caleb in Stolen.
He was born in Lambeth, London, but lived most of his life near Chesham, Buckinghamshire, until he moved to the United States in 1994.. He has done various productions in the UK, the US, and many other countries. Recent roles include Jethro in Stephen Schwartz’s Prince of Egypt, Watson in Ken Ludwig’s Baskerville, Mr. Hardy in Mr. Laurel and Mr. Hardy, and most recently, Santa in Elf the Musical. Colin is also a founding member of the Two Man Show, Theater Off the Cuff, an improv and sketch show that has traveled nationally and internationally.
Kristina Miranda Sloan
She graduated from the University of Arizona with a degree in theatre and music. Favorite roles have included Bella Rose in Desperate Measures and Magnolia in Show Boat. She is fresh off a whirlwind summer at Nebraska’s Post Playhouse, where she played the Mother Abbess in The Sound of Music, and is about to go to Belgium to sing at The Battle of the Bulge reenactment with the swing trio The Manhattan Dolls.
Born and raised in Norwood, Massachusetts, and began singing and acting professionally at age 14. He attended New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts (C.A.P. 21 Musical Theatre Studio) in New York City. His many performances include How The Grinch Stole Christmas: The Musical (Grand Ole Opry House/Tour), Annie (Ogunquit Playhouse), Mary Poppins (Nashville Rep), Death of a Salesman (Nashville Rep), Mamma Mia (Studio Tenn), and Midsummer Night’s Dream (Nashville Shakespeare Festival). Film/TV: “Women of the Movement” (ABC), “Don’t Sweat The Small Stuff” (Lifetime). “THE W.A.S.P.” (Film). Love to Tony and Lilly!!!
A graduate of Arizona State University with a master of music in opera and musical theatre, she has had the amazing opportunity to pursue both styles of performance as well as teach private voice lessons. Ms. Brooks currently resides in Denver, Colorado but has spent time performing for Disney Cruise Line, Prather Entertainment, Blue Gate Musicals, and Bravo! Vail Opera Chorus, Opera Colorado Chorus, the Yuletide Carolers, and various Denver metro area venues.
Caitlin is a New York-based actor who hails from Chicago. She received her BFA in Musical Theatre from Illinois Wesleyan University and has been awarded Best Actress in a Musical by BroadwayWorld Madison for her portrayal of Cosette in Les Mis at Fireside Theatre. Caitlin has been on two national tours with New York Gilbert and Sullivan Players in their Pirates of Penzance and The Mikado.