Photo Flash: Broadway, TV, Film, Music and Dance Stars Take Part in KOTA's LYRICS FOR LIFE
KOTA presented LYRICS FOR LIFE at the Nate Holden Performing Arts Center in Los Angeles on Saturday, March 19, 2016. Hosted by Madisyn Shipman ("Game Shakers", Broadway's Enron) and Casey Simpson ("Nicky, Ricky, Dicky & Dawn"), the event featured talent from TV, film, Broadway, singer/songwriters, dancers, and musicians. Scroll down for photos from the event, plus click here for shots from the red carpet!
The lineup featured: Tahani Anderson, Ashley Aparicio, Saylor Bell, Brooke Besikof, Heather Braverman, Chelsea Chiu, Brett Cooper, Riley Chai, Glory Curda, Major Curda, Piper Curda, Shane Davis, Alex-Renee Davies, Daniel DiVenere, Kayla DiVenere, Carolyn Dodd, Peyton Ella, Emilie LaFontaine, Cristian Guerrero, Michael Keith, Joy Kate Lawson, Casteen Legaspi, Noelle Lidyoff, Jordan Mazarati, Jamie McRae, Tatiana McQuay, Sophie Nack, Giovanni Reyes, Desmond Roberts, Erica Delos Santos, Jillian Shea Spaeder, Scarlet Spencer, Lilly Mae Stewart, Issie Swickle, Kelsi Taylor, Austyn Tyler, Lexi Underwood, Raquel Wallace, and Jaidyn Young. Featuring performances by RockN Cappella, Chasing Melanie, and MNR Dance Factory.
Directed and produced by Laura Luc, the evening featured music direction by Edward Bell. Proceeds benefit the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, an organization that raises awareness, funds scientific research and provides resources and aid to those affected by suicide.
Photo Credit: Janice Young
Co-Hosts, Madisyn Shipman & Casey Simpson
MNR Dance Factory
MNR Dance Factory
Casteen Jade Legaspi, Noelle Lidyoff, Scarlet Spencer
Sophie Nack, Giovanni Reyes
Melanie Parson, Jose Torres
Jillian Shea Spaeder
Madisyn Shipman, Casey Simpson
Austin Tyler, Jordan Mazarati
Piper Curda, Saylor Curda, Riley Curda, Major Curda, Glory Curda
Daniel DiVenere, Kayla DiVenere
Piper Curda, Riley Curda
Emilie LaFontaine, Jaidyn Young, Brooke Besikof
Lindsay Ryan, Maddie Roberto, Sheena Zamani, Abbey Thomas
Chelsea Chiu, Erica Delos Santos
Glory Curda, Joy Kate Lawson
Casey Simpson, Madisyn Shipman and Company