Cast

PRINCESS AYU – Peronel Taylor

Peronel’s high energy & bubbly personality shines always through.She studies Tap, Ballet, Hip Hop & Jazz at the Sharon Lawrence Dance Academy and receives tuition in Singing & Acting with Nikol McKail. This year Peronel achieved Finalist in Age Aggregate at CSTD, Goodwill Dance Festival and Royal South Street Society for dancing. Recent credits include “ A Ballet Class” on ABC3 TV and as “Molly” in MLOC Productions rendition of “Annie”.

KREN THE FUNKY MONKEY

Stefan Lagoulis

Stefan is an ardent performer, with a passion for singing and dance. His training comprises of Tap, Jazz, Hip Hop, Classical ballet, Drama, Musical theatre, Piano, Singing, Gymnastics, TV and film. He has won various South Street National Dancing Competitions and has been in numerous musicals including in Hats Off at the National Theatre and the Candy Man at the Melbourne Arts Centre.

KING AGUNG DEWA – Daniel Mottau

Daniel has trained at the VCA and now under private tutelage specialising in Voice, Acting and Dance. Winning the Reina William’s 2003 Prize for Performing Arts, Daniel has gone on to play roles such ‘Frederic’ in the Pirates of Penzance, ‘Perchik’ in Fiddler on the Roof and ‘Peter’ in Jesus Christ Superstar. He was awarded Theatre Guild Commendations for both of these latter roles. Recently, Daniel played ‘Brad’ in Time Warp – Rocky Horror Tribute Show and ‘The Caliph’ in Babirra’s Kismet for which he has received a Guild nomination for Best Supporting Actor.

GREAT COUNSELOR – Gary Sinclair

Gary has enjoyed a great career in musical theatre, film, television and radio. Most recently, Gary has been involved in films such as Abbot Augustus and Low, Milk Run and Playing for Charlie. However, his love of theatre has seen him play numerous roles, including ‘Mercutio’ in STAG Inc’s Romeo & Juliet and ‘Stanley’ in Death of a Salesman for the Melbourne Fringe Festival. In addition to this, Gary was a repertory player for the The Flying Bookworm Theatre Company.

NANNY – Jessica Prinzi

Jessica’s talents encompass dancing, singing and acting. She has performed in various musical theatre productions for the last 10 years with her latest engagement being with UMMTA’S production of The Wedding Singer: A Musical.

TEACHER WAYAN – Lara Deam

Lara Deam is an actress currently training at Peter Sardi’s School of Acting. She has studied classical ballet and has worked on numerous short films and television commercials. Her recent work includes a lead role in Sleep On It with Kujoland Films, Silentium an independent feature film and new web-series, Life of the Other Half with Mister Sister Productions.

ROYAL DANCER – Rebecca Blenkinsop

Rebecca is a keen performer and has been training in Classical Ballet, Jazz Ballet and Tap for eight years. In addition to this, she has also taken drama and singing classes for the last three years. Rebecca’s recent performance experience includes performing at Brandon Park Shopping Centre with Stage Left. She is also a part of the Crazy Feet Dance Performance Group which performed at Dreamworld.

ROYAL DANCER – Talisa McGregor

Talisa McGregor loves dance and music. Her bright and cheery demeanour is infectious. She has enjoyed lead roles in school productions such as “The New Beginning”. She has studied Hip Hop, Jazz Ballet, Tap, Contemporary Dance and Classical Ballet for the last four years. She also studies singing and piano.

ROYAL FOREST MONKEY – Joshua Taylor

Joshua simply loves musical theatre and currently attends the Sharon Lawrence Dance Academy. He studies Ballet, Jazz, Hip Hop, Tap, Singing, Musical Theatre and enjoys learning guitar.  He also does modelling for Peter Alexander and was recently in “A Ballet Class” – the 2009 television series airing on ABC3.