Meet the Performers

Griffin ~ Age 18

Griffin is back for his fourth year with Electric Youth! With EY, he has toured Austria, Italy, France, Switzerland, and the U.K. Griffin studies singing, dancing, and acting at Franklin School for the Performing Arts. He recently played Race and understudied Broadway’s Christopher Rice as Jack Kelly in Disney’s Newsies choreographed by Chaz Wolcott of So You Think You Can Dance. His stage credits also include The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee (Chip), Fiddler on the Roof (Fyedka), Monty Python’s Spamalot (Sir Robin), Joseph...Dreamcoat (Judah, u/s Joseph), Bye Bye Birdie (Conrad Birdie), Shrek the Musical (Donkey), Grease (Doody), 42nd Street (Billy), and The Mikado (Nanki-Poo). A trained Irish Step dancer, Griffin appeared in A Christmas Celtic Sojourn and A St. Patrick’s Day Celtic Sojourn on WGBH Boston. He is a founding member of  Broadway Lads musical theater ensemble with whom he has performed at Walt Disney World.

Susauna ~ Age 17

Susauna is back for her fourth year with Electric Youth! With EY, she has toured the U.K., Italy, France, Switzerland, and Austria. Susauna is trained at the Franklin School for the Performing Arts in singing, dancing, and acting. Her stage credits include 42nd Street (Peggy Sawyer), Fiddler on the Roof (Shprintze), The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee (Marcy), Anything Goes (Reno Sweeney), Shrek the Musical (Fiona), Joseph...Dreamcoat (Apache Dancer, u/s Narrator), Bye Bye Birdie (Ursula Merkle), Disney’s Newsies (Specs), Alice in Wonderland the Opera (Mock Turtle), ’Tis the Season! (Featured Singer/Dancer), and The Addams Family (Ancestor). Susauna has performed at Walt Disney World with Broadway Light musical theater ensemble. Recently, she was invited to sing at “Broadway Sessions” a weekly cabaret at the Laurie Beechman Theater in NYC

Caroline ~ Age 16

Caroline is returning to Electric Youth for her second year! With EY, she has performed across Austria and Italy. Her musical theatre credits include ‘Tis the Season!, Peter Pan, Disney's Beauty and the Beast, The Music Man, Disney's The Little Mermaid, Humbug!, Joseph and the...Dreamcoat, and Disney’s Newsies choreographed by Chaz Wolcott (So You Think You Can Dance, Newsies). Caroline is a three-time national champion gymnast (two-time regional champion, two-time state champion). Currently, she studies at the Franklin School for the Performing Arts where she takes classes in ballet, tap, jazz, singing, and acting. She has also performed at Walt Disney World with Broadway Bound musical theater ensemble.

Hannah ~ Age 16

Hannah is joining Electric Youth as a new member! She is a Ballet Conservatory student at the Franklin School for the Performing Arts. She has danced many roles in The Nutcracker including Clara, Kissy Doll, Candy Cane Soloist, Chinese Soloist, Waltz of the Flowers, and Snowflake.  Additionally, she studies jazz, tap, lyrical, musical theater, acting, and singing at FSPA. Her theatrical credits include Disney’s Beauty and the Beast, The Wizard of Oz, Disney’s The Little Mermaid, Joseph and the...Dreamcoat, and Shrek The Musical. Earlier this year, she traveled to Walt Disney World to perform with CenterStage dance ensemble and Broadway Light musical theater ensemble.

Kelsey ~ Age 15

Kelsey is returning to Electric Youth for her second year! Last summer, she toured Austria and Italy with EY. Recently Kelsey was selected by Broadway actress Sara Jean Ford to sing a duet with her in her solo cabaret show. She is trained at the Franklin School for the Performing Arts in voice, acting, and multiple disciplines of dance including jazz, ballet, and theater dance. She has also performed at Walt Disney World in Florida with Broadway Bound musical theater ensemble. Her stage credits include Humbug! (Chuck), Joseph and the...Dreamcoat, Seussical, Cinderella, Peter Pan, and  Disney's The Little Mermaid. Kelsey has also appeared at THE BLACK BOX in their Cabaret and Decades series.

Lindsey ~ Age 17

Lindsey is returning to Electric Youth for her second year! With EY, she has performed in venues across Austria and Italy. She studies musical theater and multiple styles of dance at the Franklin School for the Performing Arts. Her stage credits include Humbug!, Monty Python’s Spamalot, ‘Tis the Season!, Joseph and the...Dreamcoat, Shrek the Musical, FPAC’s Whatever Theater Festival, the original experimental musical Zero, Fiddler on the Roof, The Wizard of Oz, Anything Goes, and the original pantos Alice in a Winter Wonderland (Humpty Dumpty) and A Glass Slipper Christmas. She has performed at Walt Disney World with CenterStage dance ensemble and Broadway Ladies musical theater ensemble.

Maddie ~ Age 16

Maddie is returning to Electric Youth for her second year! With EY, she has toured Austria and Italy. On stage, she has appeared in Disney’s Newsies (choreo. Chaz Wolcott), You’re a Good Man Charlie Brown, The Wizard of Oz, Shrek the Musical, Annie, Joseph and the...Dreamcoat, The Nutcracker, Humbug!, ‘Tis the Season!, and Les Misérables. She studies singing, acting, tap, jazz, ballet, and musical theater at the Franklin School for the Performing Arts. Earlier this year, she traveled to Florida to perform at Walt Disney World with the  musical theater ensemble Broadway Ladies and CenterStage dance ensemble. 

Cassidy ~ Age 17

Cassidy is joining Electric Youth as a new member! Her theatrical credits include Joseph and the...Dreamcoat, Shrek the Musical, The Government Inspector, and a featured dance role in Disney’s Newsies choreographed by Chaz Wolcott (Disney's Newsies, So You Think You Can Dance). Currently, she studies singing, acting, and multiple disciplines of dance at the Franklin School for the Performing Arts. A former competitive dancer, Cassidy holds two national titles. She has performed at Walt Disney World in Florida with the Broadway Light musical theater ensemble and the CenterStage dance ensemble. 

Emma ~ Age 16

Emma is joining Electric Youth as a new member! A student of the Ballet Conservatory at the Franklin School for the Performing Arts, she has danced many roles including Marzipan Soloist, Snow Princess, and Soldier Doll (The Nutcracker), Bluebird (Sleeping Beauty), Caterpillar (Alice in Wonderland), and Junior Girl (Graduation Ball). Her theatrical credits include Disney’s Newsies (choreo. Chaz Wolcott), Disney’s Beauty and the Beast, Annie, and Seven Brides for Seven Brothers. She is also a member of both the Broadway Bound musical theater ensemble and the CenterStage dance ensemble with whom she will perform at Walt Disney World later this year.

Kelly ~ Age 16

Kelly is joining Electric Youth as a new member! She is a musical theatre student at the Franklin School for the Performing Arts where she studies singing, acting, and multiple disciplines of dance. Her theatrical credits include 42nd Street (Lorraine), ‘Tis the Season!, Disney’s Newsies (Bowery Beauty), Cinderella, and The Nutcracker. Kelly has additionally performed with the Broadway Bound musical theater ensemble at Walt Disney World in Florida.

Laney ~ Age 14

Laney is joining Electric Youth as a new member! A frequent guest vocalist at THE BLACK BOX, she has appeared in their Decades Series, Rising Stars Cabaret, and recently as Young Elsa in THE BLACK BOX Sings...Frozen. Her stage credits include Shrek The Musical (Fiona), Alice In a Winter Wonderland (Alice), 42nd Street, and Humbug!. Laney trains at the Franklin School for the Performing Arts in singing, acting, jazz, tap, ballet, and theatre dance. Later this year, she will travel to Walt Disney World to perform with the Broadway Bound musical theater ensemble.

Tatiana ~ Age 14

Tatiana is joining Electric Youth as a new member! Her credits include Shrek the Musical (Dragon), ‘Tis the Season! (Featured Vocalist), Disney’s Newsies, 42nd Street, The Music Man, Fiddler on the Roof, Joseph...Dreamcoat, The Wizard of Oz, and more. Tatiana has sung the National Anthem for many teams and events including the Boston Red Sox, the Boston Bruins, the New England Revolution, and the Arizona Diamondbacks. Later this year, she will perform at Walt Disney World with the Broadway Ladies musical theater ensemble.

 
 
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