Success Stories

This list is not complete, more details coming soon!

 Cast Member
 With BTAA
 Now
 Jacob Caltrider Fagin (Oliver) The Beast (Beauty and the Beast) , Jean ValJean (Les Miserables)  Resident Artist with Cygnet Theatre. Also works with Old Globe, Diversionary, Lamb’s Players, North Coast Repertory
 Lauren Browning    Props Technician at Cirque du Soleil Michael Jackson
 Sanford Jackson    BA in Film & Theatre, UC Berkley, Talent Production Assistant at One Foot Productions
 Mitchell McCollum    Studies Theatre at Cal State Fullerton. Working toward his Equity Actors card.
 Laura Jo Bentley Little Mermaid, A Christmas Carol, Wizard of Oz, Hairspray, Choreographer
 Employed by Disneyland as a cast member.
 Gibran Lozano    Boxcar Stuntman at Classic Arts Entertainment, can be seen in the TV commercial for Luminosity.com
 Lauren Long    BA in Music, Pepperdine, Owner – Lauren’s Voice Studio
 Samantha O’Brien    Production Manager – California Center for the Arts, Escondido
 Amber Steinbeck    Electrican – California Center for the Arts, Escondido
 Dylan Nalbadian    The Grinch” (Old Globe), “Macbeth” (Intrepid Shakespeare Company)
 Will Moffat Lord Farquaad (Shrek)
 Guest Performer with San Diego Symphony
 Luke Casillas
Lionel (Cinderella), Jo Jo (Seussical), 
Tiny Tim (A Christmas Carol)
 In a music video for Arcade Fire who did the soundtrack for Hunger Games
 Rayne and Taylor Gonzalez Annie Jr Asked to compete in the Carmel Valley Fair Talent Show.  One of only 12 acts in their show.


Current Performing Arts Students –

Haley Heidemann – University of San Francisco

Mackenzie Zakoor – UC Irvine

Megan Pitcher – CSU Long Beach

Ashton Taylor – University of Hartford, The Hartt School