Originally from Wisconsin, Alex moved to Florida where he studied music. He recently graduated with high honors from Southeastern University with a degree in Business and Professional Leadership with a minor in Theology and Ministry. He is very energetic and outgoing and has worked with children for many years in different capacities bringing fun and laughter. His experience includes acting and voice acting including productions such as the Final Destination and Santa Claus voice-overs. Some of his hobbies include playing the piano, music, running, basketball and spending time with his wife and two sons.
Amanda has a true passion for the performing arts. She is from California and has traveled around the world in addition to many of the states. She enjoys kids of all ages and has had the opportunity to perform innumerable characters over the years. Amanda worked for many years in child care facilities and with children with disabilities. She volunteered at The Shriners hospital, dressing-up as characters and creating wonderful memories. Her goal is simple: to bring smiles to children’s faces! She is looking forward to making your little one’s celebration a day they will never forget!
Holding a B.S. In Recreational Therapy and Parks and Recreation Management from Western Carolina University, Cameron comes to Party Princess Productions with a variety of professional experiences in working with youth. Throughout his career he has worked as a disabled sports facilitator, multi-day outdoor expedition leader, and long-term substitute teacher in special education. When not throwing superhero parties, Cameron can be found hosting themed trivia and music bingo events and teaching youth whitewater kayaking courses for Raleigh Parks and Rec.
Candace is a Western Massachusetts native with a classically trained singing voice as well as
many years of acting experience. She has a deep passion for the arts and is a Committee
Chairwoman for the Parent Artist Task Force in a Raleigh-based women's theatre. She also
volunteers and performs in other local theatres throughout the Triangle area. Being a mother of
two, she has a unique understanding of parents’ expectations for their child's special day. She treats each birthday girl or boy with the same attention and kindness that she'd expect for her own kids. She is always excited to make each event unique and magical.
Ellie is one of our youngest performers and brings incredible talent and high energy to our team! She is a student at WTCC and has many years of experience working with children and in theatre. She focused on theatre all throughout middle school and high school, playing the lead in many plays. Ellie volunteers at her local church helping with their childcare program. She plans to attend college for Business Administration and child care services. Ellie loves jazz music and collecting Disney lithographs. She is also a full-time smiler!
Emily is currently a junior at UNC Chapel Hill, where she is studying Public Relations through the School of Media and Journalism, with a double major in Dramatic Art. While at Carolina, she has performed as Lipschitz in Chicago (UNC Pauper Players) and as August in an experimental dance-drama piece called Rooms (Kenan Theatre Company). She is currently choreographing for the Pauper Performance Troupe, a performance outreach group that teaches workshops and performs around the Chapel Hill community. Emily loves bringing joy to children through character performance, high energy, singing and entertainment!
Heather is from Charlotte, NC and recently moved to Raleigh after graduating from the University of South Carolina. She is building her career as a recruiter within the Pharmaceutical industry while fulfilling her passion as a performer with Princess Party Productions. She has a background in vocal performance and dance and over 4 years of experience performing as various princesses for events, meet and greets and parties.
Helena grew up immersed in the arts and was trained in Musical Theatre. She is a former children’s theatre producer, musical theatre teacher, and school teacher. Helena has enjoyed traveling and teaching in places like Manhattan, West Africa, and Mexico. She is currently working and in grad school but loves spending her weekends off performing at magical birthday parties!
Jackson is a senior at UNC Chapel Hill studying Dramatic Art and Communications and is thrilled to be working for Party Princess Productions! He has been working with kids for over seven years in a variety of different roles. In his free time, he loves to work out, watch movies, and pretend that he is a superhero in real life. He is so excited to make your party experience special!
Kenny is a camp counselor with the YMCA, a recent graduate from N.C. State University in Communication, and an overall big kid!
He uses his imagination and performance skills to wow the crowd with warm-hearted fun and great energy!
He’s been caring for kids and creating ultimate, fun experiences for three years and would like nothing more than to make your party experience the best experience.
Lydia is tickled pink to be a party princess! She also works part time as a nanny (and likes to joke that the combination of these jobs makes her Mary Poppins). She trains classically as a singer, and is active in the Raleigh theatre scene, where some of her favorite credits include These Shining Lives (Catherine), The Crucible (Abigail), The Mystery of Edwin Drood (Rosa Bud), and Into the Woods (Rapunzel). She loves stirring up children’s imaginations and bringing joy and laugher to their lives through performance.
One of the original princesses, Meg has performed with Party Princess Productions for almost 4 years. She is no stranger to the performing arts, as she began dancing at the age of 6. You may have seen her in productions of West Side Story and Seussical the Musical. Since her return from New York City, she really enjoys making your child’s party special. If you ask Meg who her favorite princess is, she honestly cannot choose. She loves them all! Make-up and singing are Meg’s specialty. Request Meg today since her availability books fast!
Meredith graduated from East Carolina University with a BFA and a concentration in musical theater. She has been singing since she could talk & dancing since age four. Some of her favorite roles in performing have been Aida in Aida, Mrs. Potts in Beauty and the Beast, and Hodel in Fiddler on the Roof. She has an original album, “Pieces of Me,” which includes catchy tunes with original music and lyrics. She is the lead singer of the band Shine & loves to play for weddings, festivals, & all sorts of events. She loves working with children and has worked as an intern at Walt Disney World. Being a princess is her dream! As Walt Disney says, “Dreams really do come true.”
Michelle is a native Seattle actor, singer/songwriter, illustrator, and over all right-brainer. After receiving her BFA in musical theatre from Cornish College of the Arts, her travels have led her to teach and reside in such eclectic places as Hawaii, Alaska, and Durham, North Carolina (where she currently lives.) She has led summer camps for kids for the last 14 years and can often be found singing Disney tunes alongside her campers, adventuring throughout the Triangle, or taking photographs of historic places.
Patrick is a web developer from Raleigh, North Carolina and an avid fan of superheroes. He took his love of costumes and comic conventions to Party Princess Productions and brings the spirit of the characters he loves to birthday parties all over the Triangle. In his spare time, he enjoys training in Krav Maga, hiking, costuming, and video games. He is excited to bring your child’s favorite superhero to life!
Ryan was born and raised in Fayetteville, North Carolina and has always had a keen interest in working with and entertaining children. He is currently studying Global Logistics Technology at FTCC and will graduate in May ’19. He is an Eagle Scout who mentors and leads kids in The Boy Scouts of America. Ryan also volunteers at his local church, helping with pre-school activities and fundraising for charities. Ryan loves playing superheroes and mascots at birthday parties and leading kids in a variety of fun games and activities!
Sarah Catherine is a performer/teacher/arts education enthusiast from Durham, NC. She graduated from Rider University with a BFA in Musical Theatre and a minor in Art Administration. Her recent performance credits include Horn in the West, The Pennsylvania Renaissance Faire, and Bright Star Touring Theatre. Sarah Catherine has directed original versions of classics such as Robin Hood & Cinderella with Prairie Fire Children’s Theatre. She loves all of the performing arts, has studied a variety of subjects such as Shakespeare, ballet, voice, piano, and improv. In addition to performing and teaching, Sarah Catherine enjoys large cups of coffee, eating local, cooking and a variety of fitness activities.
Tori is a senior at the University of Chapel Hill and hopes to continue her education with a graduate degree in Dramatic Arts. She has idolized princesses since she was a little girl and continues to love them as an adult! She’s always wanted to be a real-life princess and Party Princess Productions made this dream come true! She loves theatre, singing, drawing, bringing imagination to life and joyful memories to children!