Carrie is thrilled to be opening Rock of Ages in Vegas! Credits include: Justin Love (Amanda, World Premiere), City of Angels (Alaura), The Drowsy Chaperone (Janet), The Fix (Deborah, West Coast Premiere). Carrie just graduated from USC’s Thornton School of Music and was the first runner-up in LA’s Next Great Stage Star 2012. A huge thank you to Telsey + Co., Jodie, the creative team, and Mom & Dad. This one’s for Nana! @StLouieee
Justin is originally from New Jersey and holds a BFA from Rutgers University and The London Academy of Theater. Credits include: Off-Broadway: The Columbine Project, Final Play, A Midsummer Night’s Dream. Regional: RENT (Roger), The Bedroom Window, Happy Days, The House of Yes, Twist. TV/FILM: "Numb3rs", The Collection, Jew, Negotiations, Dog Tags, Batman: Puppet Master. Cabaret: For the Record’s Tribute to Paul Thomas Anderson, Boogie Nights and Scorsese: The Concert. Justin is a singer/songwriter and one half of the pop duo Stefi & Pepper. His EP, The Fall and Rise can be found on iTunes. www.justinmortelliti.com
Jon is so excited to be a part of Rock of Ages! He has a BA in music from Cal Poly where he also starred as running back for the football team. He has been singing professionally since he was 9 for movies such as Armageddon, Deep Impact, Amistad, Jungle Book II, Tarzan, etc. TV/Film: Drew’s son on The Drew Carrey Show, Boston Public, and Destroy the Alpha Gammas, guest appearance on the new NBC show Sean Saves the World with Sean Hayes, and Glee as the Warbler “John,” for the past 2 years. National/European Tour: Glee Live! 2011. http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0355761/
A native of Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario, Canada, Mark is thrilled to be rockin' in Vegas! Mark spent two years on tour as Timon in Disney's The Lion King, for which he earned a Helen Hayes Nomination for Best Supporting Actor. He helped create The Awesome 80’s Prom, now in it’s 7th year Off-B’way and was recently seen playing Chuck in The Temperamentals for the Blank Theatre Co., Saul in As Is for The New American Theatre Co. and Pauly D in the smash hit Jersey Shoresical. Many thanks to Rachel Hoffman, Kristin Hanggi, Kelly Devine, Marcos Santana, Rye Mullis. Always for mom & dad, his wife Cheryl, and their two labs Perry and Max. Underground MGMT. Twitter: @MarkShunock
Aida (Original Broadway Cast), Starlight Express (Greaseball, 1st Int.), Ring of Fire (Johnny Cash), Nobody Lonesome for Me (originated role of “Hank Williams” in this one-man show), West Side Story (Snowboy, 30th Anv. Prod.). Multiple live performances/videos with Michael Jackson, Cher (tour), Whitney Houston (tour), Paula Abdul. TV & Film: Series Regular in 2 NBC Pilots, "Glee", Annie, Cinderella, Wild, Wild West, the new Muppet movie, and over 65 national commercials. To my wife Yesi, son Diesel…there’s no Rock ‘n Roll in life without you! www.TroyBurgess.pro
Matt, a virgin to Vegas, is so excited to join Rock of Ages! National Tour: Mary Poppins. Regional: MUNY, Flat Rock Playhouse, Theatre by the Sea. BFA Elon University. Huge thanks to Telsey + Co. and DGRW. Love to his unique and inspiring family and ridiculously perfect friends!
This St. Louis, MO native is overjoyed to be making her theatrical debut, rocking out with you and the Rock of Ages family! Studied at AMDA, The New School University and Face Off Unlimited in NYC. Sending love to her Mother Dearest, family and friends.
Legally Blonde (Broadway & Nat'l Tour), Awesome 80's Prom, Surf!, Hairspray movie (Noreen), Smash, Drop Dead Gorgeous, Nickelodeon's Naked Bros Band, & hit webseries Cooter County. Thanks Kristin, Kelly, & Chris for making my dream come true. Xoxo Mom, Dad, & Brooke. Bring on the belting & big hair! @tifnedooda www.tiffanyengen.com
Recent projects: the new Little Rascals, spokesperson for Johnnie Walker (UK/Australia), Disney’s "The Suite Life Of Zack and Cody" & "The Suite Life On Deck" (Kurt), White T and dir. Andy Fickman’s Race To Witch Mountain, The Game Plan, She’s The Man, Reefer Madness and Whose Your Daddy?. Broadway/London: Joseph...Dreamcoat, Smokey Joe’s Café, and Andrew Lloyd Webber’s Starlight Express (Greaseball - Tony Nomination). TV: "The Drew Carey Show", "Vinnie & Bobby", "Generations", "Family Passions" and over 60 guest starring roles from "Numb3rs" to "Little House on the Prairie". Bob received a Gold Record for Tom Hanks’ That Thing You Do (Freddie Fredrickson). Proud father of 3: Zack, Faith & Chloe and married to the lovely and talented DeLee Lively-Torti.
This is so much better than Guitar Hero! Credits include: Hairspray, A Chorus Line, and Altar Boyz with 3-D Theatricals, Cats (Mungojerrie) with Musical Theatre West as well as Red Car News Boys and Disney Jr. at the Disneyland Resort. Jacob holds a BFA in Musical Theatre from UC Irvine. Thanks to his professors, friends, family, and God.
Patrick is ready to melt some faces off here in Las Vegas! He just came off the National Tour of Rock of Ages where he was Swing/Ensemble. Other tours include: Footloose (Ensemble) and Grease (Sonny Latierre). Originally from Philly. Much love and thanks to God, his family back home, and Telsey + Co.
Becca is pumped to be joining the cast of Rock of Ages Las Vegas! She is a Fargo native and a recent graduate of the University of Miami. Gigantic thanks to Kelly, Kristin, Gibbs, Rye, Marcos, and Rachel. Thank you to my family (you too, PJ!) and friends who have continued to support and inspire me every day. Enjoy the show! SHOOP. @beccakotte
Wesley is excited to rock again! She recently came from Rock of Ages National Tour as Young Groupie/Dance Captain. TV: GLEE (Cheerio), America's Best Dance Crew Season 6 (Jag6ed pole crew), NFL Pro Bowl (Enrique Iglesias & Ciara). Regional Theatre: Into the Woods (Little Red). BA in dance: CSULB. Love to my family, Clear Talent, Patty and My supportive boyfriend, Nolan!
Originally from PA and now a resident of NYC, Amanda is thrilled to be rocking the Venetian! A member of SAG/AFTRA, she has been seen in commercials in the US and internationally, and on ABC’s "Six Degrees." She was appointed to the Pennsylvania Governor’s School of Performing Arts for dance. She appeared in the Nat’l Tour of Oliver. A shout-out to her family and friends, LKW and all her amazing coaches in NYC (especially Marianne) and of course Telsey and RoA for inspiring her to persevere and rock on!
Celina was born and raised in Denver, CO where she started her dance training. She obtained a B.A. in Communications and Marketing from the University of Denver and after graduating, moved to Los Angeles to dance professionally. Some of Celina’s credits include: Janet Jackson, Jason Derulo, Disney’s Aladdin: A Musical Spectacular, Redken 5th Avenue, and ESPN. She can also be seen with Rosario Dawson and Wilmer Valderamma in their West Side Story inspired webisode, and on an episode of WE TV’s hit show "My Fair Wedding."
Brandon is excited to join Rock of Ages direct from headlining the Vegas Strip with his band Mr. $ Mrs. Smith. Credits include: We Will Rock You, Saturday Night Fever (Bobby C), Hair (Claude) Smokey Joe’s Café, Chippendales and "The Tonight Show with Jay Leno". Dedicated to Jeremy and Mom.
Jason is honored to be a part of Rock of Ages in Vegas! Previous roles: Herbie in Gypsy, Mitch in Streetcar, Dr. Parker in Bat Boy and Marcellus in The Music Man. He’d like to thank his wife Bethany and his family for their love and support. Don’t Stop Believing! BFA in Acting from Cal State Fullerton.
Hailing from Washington, DC with a BFA in Dance Performance and Education (Towson University), Terrance has appeared in: the Broadway musical Wicked, Julie Taymor’s opera, Grendel, Dreamgirls, Adam Lambert’s World Tour, and has studied under Debbie Allen, who selected him for his first lead role in Twist: The Musical (Boston). Now focusing on acting, he recently starred in Celebration Theatre's productions of The Color Purple (Harpo) and Revolver (Jesus Christ/ Patrick). His journey now brings him to Vegas and the family of Rock of Ages. Terrance dedicates his journey to his Grandmother. Twitter: @lovemrspencer
Kristen is ecstatic to be doing this killer show in Vegas! Broadway National Tours: West Side Story (Graziella), A Chorus Line (Tricia). Regional Favorites: Carousel (Louise), A Chorus Line (Val), and Peter Pan (Wendy). Thanks to the creative team, Talent House, Telsey + Co, and my seriously AMAZING family and friends.
National Tours: Rock of Ages, Grease (with Taylor Hicks), Billy Elliot, Kiss Me Kate. International: Grease (Germany/Austria/Scandinavia), Byblos International Music Festival (Lebanon), Broadway’s Best (Germany/Scandinavia). New York Sessions: Threshold Studios, David Sanborn, Various rock artists. Cum Laude graduate of Berklee College Of Music. Love to Marta.
An eighteen year resident of Las Vegas, Dave is thrilled to be rockin’ with Rock of Ages. Recent theatre credits include the world premiere of Surf! The Musical, The Lion King, Mamma Mia, and Hairspray. He also has performed with many artists, such as David Foster and Michel Legrand. Dave is also an accomplished songwriter and keyboardist with his original band, Santa Fe and The Fat City Horns.
Lead guitar: Rock of Ages (Broadway and 1st & 2nd Nat. Tour), The Toxic Avenger (off-Broadway), lead guitarist for Jim Breuer ("SNL"), Brian Johnson (AC/DC), Rob Halford (Judas Priest), Hootie and the Blowfish, Alexi Lalas, Heaven, Dave Chappelle, Tracy Morgan and many others. Much love to my favorite rockers: Jayce and Cree.
Andy is a professional multi-instrumentalist and is best known as a former bassist of Marilyn Manson and guitarist for Ashes Divide. Andy was also the bass player for the 2011-12 Rock of Ages US and Canadian touring company.
Alan has played drums for David Bowie, Rod Stewart, Julian Lennon, John Waite (partial list). Broadway show tours: The Who’ s Tommy, Rent, Aida, Hairspray, All Shook Up, Whistle Down the Wind, and The Toxic Avenger as well as the first & second National tours of Rock Of Ages. Much love to Sakiko & Derek!
Dan is a bassist, vocalist, songwriter, an American Music Award winner, formerly the bassist on American Idiot and The Toxic Avenger, has played with Melissa Etheridge, Billie Joe Armstrong, Glenn Tilbrook (Squeeze frontman), and comedians Mario Cantone and Jim Breuer. Dan also fronts his own band Uncle Pumpkin: unclepumpkin.com
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