YVETTE CASON - Singer, songwriter, television and film actress, studied at the prestigious Berklee College of Music in Boston. She toured with the international company of Dreamgirls and starred on Broadway and received an Ovation Award for her role as Miss Mary in the musical Play On. Yvette recently sold out shows of a reprise performance at the Lesher Theatre in Ella The Musical, playing the legendary First Lady of Song, Ella Fitzgerald. Other credits include: A Night With Janis Joplin, Once On This Island, Ain’t Misbehavin’, St. Louis Woman, Into The Woods and Sisterella at the Pasadena Playhouse, for which she won the NAACP Theatre Award for Best Performance as the wicked stepmother Dahlia. Yvette has been a featured singer at the Montreaux Jazz Festival, Holland’s North Sea Jazz Festival, performed at the Kennedy Center and the White House. She has toured and sung with some of the industries elite, Whitney Houston, Stevie Wonder, David Foster, and Kenny “Babyface” Edmonds. She has sung at the White House and the Kennedy Center. Yvette can be seen in the feature film “Middle of Nowhere” written and directed by Ava Duvernay and “Dreamgirls” starring Beyonce Knowles and Jamie Foxx.
Debra Walton books the role of Charlayne in Ain’t Misbehavin’ at Gateway Playhouse .
Jeremiah James books a role in the Rockstar Mocap video game.
Larry Daggett is set to play Bernadette in Priscilla Queen of the Desert at the Fiddlehead Theatre Company in Boston.
Charlotte Cohn will play the role of Jane in Las Cruces at Premiere Stages.
Curtis Wiley stars as Abee in The Total Bent at The Public Theater.