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Television: featured on "So You Think You Can Dance" season 12/14. Regional: Disney Cruise Line. Danced professionally with XY: Dance Project. Thanks to God, my incredible family, mentors, CTG, & Casting! Psalm 16:6. @zachdestyn (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Television: featured on "So You Think You Can Dance" season 12/14. Regional: Disney Cruise Line. Danced professionally with XY: Dance Project. Thanks to God, my incredible family, mentors, CTG, & Casting! Psalm 16:6. @zachdestyn (read complete bio)
Photos: Taraji P. Henson, Celina Smith & More in ANNIE LIVE! on NBC Photo Photos: Taraji P. Henson, Celina Smith & More in ANNIE LIVE! on NBC
by Michael Major - Dec 3, 2021

Last night, one of the most beloved Broadway musicals came to NBC. Annie LIVE! starred Celina Smith as Annie, Taraji P. Henson as Miss Hannigan, Harry Connick Jr. as Daddy Warbucks, Nicole Scherzinger as Grace, Tituss Burgess as Rooster and Megan Hilty as Lily St. Regis. Check out photos from the broadcast now!

VIDEO: Taraji P. Henson, Megan Hilty and Tituss Burgess Perform 'Easy Street' on ANNI Photo VIDEO: Taraji P. Henson, Megan Hilty and Tituss Burgess Perform 'Easy Street' on ANNIE LIVE!
by A.A. Cristi - Dec 2, 2021

ANNIE LIVE! is live now on NBC! Get a look inside the broadcast here as Broadway stars Tituss Burgess and Megan Hilty join Taraji P. Henson for the villainous tour de force, 'Easy Street.'

VIDEO: The Cast of ANNIE LIVE! Performs 'NYC' Photo VIDEO: The Cast of ANNIE LIVE! Performs 'NYC'
by A.A. Cristi - Dec 2, 2021

ANNIE LIVE! is live now on NBC! Get a look inside the broadcast here as Mr. Warbucks and Grace take Annie to Broadway in 'NYC' with stars Harry Connick, Jr., Celina Smith and Nicole Scherzinger.

VIDEO: See 'I Think I'm Gonna Like It Here' from ANNIE LIVE on NBC! Photo VIDEO: See 'I Think I'm Gonna Like It Here' from ANNIE LIVE on NBC!
by A.A. Cristi - Dec 2, 2021

ANNIE LIVE! is live now on NBC! Get a look inside the broadcast here as the incredible ensemble perform, 'I Think I'm Gonna Like It Here' with stars Celina Smith and Nicole Scherzinger.

VIDEO: See 'It's A Hard Knock Life' from ANNIE LIVE on NBC! Photo VIDEO: See 'It's A Hard Knock Life' from ANNIE LIVE on NBC!
by A.A. Cristi - Dec 2, 2021

ANNIE LIVE! is live now on NBC! Get a look inside the broadcast here as the cast of talented tots that make up the orphans open the show with their iconic number, 'It's A Hard Knock Life.'

ANNIE LIVE's Celina Smith Takes Over Our Instagram Today! Photo ANNIE LIVE's Celina Smith Takes Over Our Instagram Today!
by Taylor Brethauer-Hamling - Dec 2, 2021

Star of NBC's Annie Live, Celina Smith, is taking over our Instagram story today to share her favorite spots around New York City ahead of the musical's premiere tonight! Tune in to Annie Live tonight on NBC at 8pm ET.

Interview: Executive Producer Neil Meron Shares Why ANNIE LIVE is Perfect for Right N Photo Interview: Executive Producer Neil Meron Shares Why ANNIE LIVE is Perfect for Right Now
by Taylor Brethauer-Hamling - Dec 2, 2021

Earlier this week, executive producer of Annie Live, Neil Meron, took over our Instagram to answering fan questions about putting together NBC's latest live TV musical. Wondering why the producers chose Annie for right now? How about the best part about filming in New York? Meron answers all of these questions and more here.

ANNIE LIVE'S Neil Meron Takes Over Our Instagram Today! Photo ANNIE LIVE'S Neil Meron Takes Over Our Instagram Today!
by Team BWW - Nov 29, 2021

Wonder what it's like producing a live musical adaptation? Well we've got the takeover for you! Join executive producer Neil Meron as he takes our followers behind the scenes of creating NBC's Annie Live, premiering on Thursday, December 2.

ANNIE LIVE! Soundtrack to be Released on December 3rd Photo ANNIE LIVE! Soundtrack to be Released on December 3rd
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 23, 2021

It has been announced that the soundtrack for NBC's Annie Live! will be released on December 3rd! The musical event of the Holiday Season, 'Annie Live!' will air on Thursday, December 2 at 8 p.m. ET/PT.

Wake Up With BWW 11/17: ANNIE LIVE! Casting, Inside COMPANY Re-Opening, and More! Photo Wake Up With BWW 11/17: ANNIE LIVE! Casting, Inside COMPANY Re-Opening, and More!
by - Nov 17, 2021

Today's top stories include full casting announced for Annie Live! Plus, we're taking you inside Company's first performance back on Broadway with photos and videos from the big night. Additionally, check out photos from the Spring Awakening reunion concert, and the New York premiere of tick, tick...BOOM!

Full Cast Revealed for ANNIE LIVE! on NBC Photo Full Cast Revealed for ANNIE LIVE! on NBC
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 16, 2021

The full cast of the star-studded broadcast has now been revealed! The ensemble will feature Felice Kakaletris as Molly, Cate Elefante as Kate, Sophie Knapp as July, Tessa Frascogna as Tessie, Arwen Monzon-Sanders as Duffy and Audrey Cymone as Pepper as well as Wendi Bergamini, Jadaya Bivins, Brittany Conigatti, Ben Davis, Zachary Downer, and more.

Amber Iman, Gavin Creel, and More Set For Final Performance of NYPopsUp Photo Amber Iman, Gavin Creel, and More Set For Final Performance of NYPopsUp
by Stephi Wild - Aug 6, 2021

The event will feature performances by Broadway's Amber Iman, Tony Award winner Gavin Creel, Sasha Allen, Jo Lampert, Obie Award winner Whitney White, Hoofer Award winner Ayodele Casel, and more.

VIDEO: Alex Newell, Kara Lindsay, Isabelle McCalla, and More Perform 'The New World'  Photo VIDEO: Alex Newell, Kara Lindsay, Isabelle McCalla, and More Perform 'The New World' From SONGS FOR A NEW WORLD
by Stage Tube - Jun 13, 2020

A group of stars have performed a new virtual cover of The New World from Jason Robert Brown's Songs For a New World.

VIDEO: Molly Gordon, Colton Ryan and the Cast of ALICE BY HEART Sing 'Down the Hole' Photo VIDEO: Molly Gordon, Colton Ryan and the Cast of ALICE BY HEART Sing 'Down the Hole'
by Stage Tube - May 1, 2020

The cast of MCC Theater's ALICE BY HEART has virtually recreated a song from the show! Watch the artists from the musical break out their cameras, travel back to Wonderland and perform 'Down the Hole', together virtually. 

Photo Coverage: A Look Back on the Most Memorable Performances of 2019 Photo Photo Coverage: A Look Back on the Most Memorable Performances of 2019
by Walter McBride - Jan 2, 2020

As 2019 comes to a close, we're taking a look back on some of the most memorable performances of the year.

VIDEO: ALICE BY HEART Cast Records 'Another Room in Your Head'; Album Now Available o Photo VIDEO: ALICE BY HEART Cast Records 'Another Room in Your Head'; Album Now Available on Physical CD
by Julie Musbach - Oct 25, 2019

Alice By Heart a?" Original Cast Recording is available on CD online and in stores today, Friday, October 25.

BWW Review: HUGH JACKMAN. THE MAN. Simply Sen.sa.tion.al At The Bowl! Photo BWW Review: HUGH JACKMAN. THE MAN. Simply Sen.sa.tion.al At The Bowl!
by Gil Kaan - Jul 20, 2019

The extremely charismatic Hugh Jackman wowed the sold-out Hollywood Bowl crowd of 17,500 adoring and appreciative fans on the first of his two-night tour stop in Los Angeles! Utilizing his spectacular combo of sturdy vocals, fancy footwork and multi-watt charm, Jackman owned the Bowl stage, giving his all to connect and entertain in THE SHOW.

Original Cast Recording For ALICE BY HEART is Available Today Photo Original Cast Recording For ALICE BY HEART is Available Today
by Stephi Wild - Jun 28, 2019

Ghostlight Records has announced that the new musical cast album Alice By Heart is available for digital download and streaming today Friday, June 28. The CD release is planned for later this year. The album is based on the show's recent New York premiere production from MCC Theater (Robert LuPone, Bernard Telsey, William Cantler, Artistic Directors; Blake West, Executive Director). Alice By Heart has a book by Steven Sater and Jessie Nelson; music by Duncan Sheik, lyrics by Steven Sater, and direction by Jessie Nelson. The album is produced by Duncan Sheik and Kurt Deutsch, with Craig Balsam and Cody Lassen serving as executive producers. To stream or download the album, please visit ghostlightrecords.lnk.toalicebyheart

BWW Exclusive: Listen to Grace McLean Sing 'Isn't It a Trial?' from ALICE BY HEART Photo BWW Exclusive: Listen to Grace McLean Sing 'Isn't It a Trial?' from ALICE BY HEART
by Nicole Rosky - Jun 27, 2019

BroadwayWorld is excited to bring you an exclusive first listen of one of the tracks from the album- 'Isn't It a Trial?,' performed by Grace McLean!

ALICE BY HEART Cast Album Now Available for Pre-Order Plus Preview 'Down the Hole' Photo ALICE BY HEART Cast Album Now Available for Pre-Order Plus Preview 'Down the Hole'
by Julie Musbach - Jun 21, 2019

Ghostlight Records has announced that the new musical Alice By Heart is available for digital pre-order starting today, Friday, June 21. The album will be released for digital download and streaming on Friday, June 28.

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