Cast Bios

Cast Bios

SOUTHERN ONTARIO

 

Rachel D.

Rachel D is an incredibly proud member of Fantasy Fables and loves making dreams come true! Rachel was very excited to receive the offer from DisneyCruiselines to play Cinderella and Rapunzle this year. She is a triple threat performer and is actively working in the theatre and film industry. Theatre credits: Amy March in Little Women (Theatre New Brunswick); Hero in Much Ado About Nothing (Rose Theatre); Tessa/Sheila in Brantwood, Carla in In The Heights, Amy March in Little Women, Mary Phagan in Parade (Theatre Sheridan); Katie in Moll, Marathon of Hope (Canadian Music Theatre Project). TV credits: See No Evil, Over The Rainbow. Training: Sheridan College – BA Music Theatre Performance. Rachel is best friends with Queen Elsa, Snow White, Rapunzel Belle and Cinderella!

Jenna D.

Jenna is an incredibly proud member of Fantasy Fables and loves making dreams come true! Jenna recently returned from performing on The Disney Cruise Line where she was friends with Queen Elsa and many of the other famous Disney characters. Some of her music theatre credits include Ariel in The Little Mermaid, Cosette in Les Miserables and Dorothy in The Wizard of Oz. She takes great pride in bringing the princesses to life and believes that courage and kindness are the most admirable qualities that a princess can have. Jenna is good friends with Ariel, Aurora, Cinderella and Elsa!

Mandy R.

Mandy is so excited to be performing with Fantasy Fables. Growing up in sunny Australia Mandy has always had a strong love of dance and theatre. Pursuing her love of adventure and performance led her to a wonderful career with the Walt Disney Company. Mandy had the honour of performing in parades and atmosphere appearances as many of the disney princesses with Tokyo Disneyland Resort, Tokyo Disney Sea and Hong Kong Disneyland. During this time she fell in love and married her Canadian Prince Charming! Bringing magic to life as a Fantasy Fables Princess and making children’s dreams come true is Mandy’s happily ever after.

Bronwyn

After a 7 year career working with Disney around the world Bronwyn is delighted to keep creating magic and making dreams come true with Fantasy Fables. After studying musical theatre in London, England she started her Disney career in in Disneyland Paris as Sleeping Beauty. This led to an opportunity to move to Japan and work in Tokyo Disneyland and Disneysea as Sleeping Beauty, Mary Poppins, and Cruella De Vil. When Frozen was release in 2013, Bronwyn was the first Elsa to perform in Japan, as well as being featured in the nationwide TV commercial for their Frozen Fantasy Parade. Bronwyn’s Disney career continued as a member the opening cast of Shanghai Disneyland, appearing in the opening ceremonies as Elsa and debuting Shanghai Disneyland’s first Castle show, Golden Fairytale Fanfare, as Elsa. Bronwyn then moved to Hong Kong to perform at Hong Kong Disneyland as Cinderella, Sleeping Beauty, Anna, Elsa, Cruella De Vil, and the Evil Queen. Bronwyn is so grateful that through Disney she has had the opportunity to travel and interact with children from around the world and looks forward to continuing making magic here in Canada.

Krista E.

Krista has been performing with Fantasy Fables for 6 years now. Krista has a love for children and passion for singing and performing She is studying music with a singing coach who has performed on Broadway. Krista has been awarded first place 3 years in a row at Merriam School of Music and winning several other national singing contests including the 2008 Peel Music Festival. Studying drama at high school and involved in many musical theatre productions She is good friends with Rapunzel, Cinderella and Sleeping Beauty. The best part of being a Princess and making special birthday girls dreams come true!

 

Michelle N.

Michelle is thrilled to be a part of Fantasy Fables, and is living a life long dream of being a princess. Michelle is a singer/actor/dancer, and is a graduate of the Sheridan Institute Music Theatre Performance Program, where she was ranked high in her class. She has been studying vocal music since elementary school, and teaches workshops and vocal lessons professionally. She has also completed the Royal Conservatory of Music’s toughest grade in vocal performance. Michelle has performed all over Canada, and continues to make appearances in musical theatre. Michelle is very good friends with Princess Merida and the Fairy Godmother

 

Brianne T.

Brianne is excited to be a part of the magic and wonder of Fantasy Fables.  Bri began singing, dancing, and acting as a youngster in Ottawa, where she moved after her early years on Baffin Island.  Her roles in Anything Goes, Pippin, and The Who’s Tommy led her to the “triple threat” program of Randolph Academy for the Performing Arts in Toronto, where she starred in A Chorus Line.  Since graduation she has performed on stages in Canada and the UK, and even sung at Carnegie Hall!  Brianne continues to be a dynamic contributor to the Toronto theatre community, both onstage and behind the scenes, as well as making forays into film and television.  She is good friends with Cinderella, Aurora, and Elsa.

 

Jessica C.

It was a dream come true for Jessica when she became a part of the Fantasy Fables Family. After graduating from Mayfield’s Regional Arts Vocal Program, she then graduated from the University of Toronto, earning her Honours Bachelor of Science Degree. Her passion for music never ceased and she continued to sing and perform, despite studying a different field. Fantasy Fables was the perfect opportunity to combine her love for music, working with children and Disney! Jessica is formally trained through the Royal Conservatory of Music and has been teaching piano and vocal for almost 10 years. She is also a professional Polynesian dancer. Jessica loves this chance to make wishes come true for every little princess she meets. It is truly magical! After joining Fantasy Fables in 2012, Jessica became best friends with Princess Jasmine and Pocahontas!

Shileen P.

Shileen is so excited and honoured to be part of the Fantasy Fables Family. Shileen started singing and acting at a very young age. Performing in many musicals as well as in film and television. Shileen has starred  opposite Patrick Dempsey, had a reoccurring role as Victoria in the hit TV teen drama Degrassi: The Next Generation, and has been a beautiful mermaid, Cala, in the ABC/Disney film Princess to name a few. As well as many commercials, short films, and professional voice work in the Toronto film scene. Shileen is a full ACTRA member and continues to grow her Singing, Acting, and Dancing crafts with on going classes, workshops, and courses. Shileen loves all things Disney and feels privileged and blessed to be part of making little girls dreams and wishes come true!  She is also great friends with Elsa and Rapunzel!

Alyssa D.

Alyssa DiMarco is completing her Masters of Music in Voice Program at the University of Toronto, studying under Dr. Darryl Edwards. She holds a Bachelor of Music degree from Oklahoma City University’s renowned Opera and Music Theater program, where she studied under Larry Wade Keller. She has sung in master classes with acclaimed Metropolitan Opera sopranos Rita Shane, Sarah Coburn, and Mary Jane Johnson. In 2014 she performed the roles of Amore and Valetto in Monteverdi’s L’incoronazione di Poppea in Sulmona, Italy (COSI). Other favourite roles have included Rosina in Il Barbiere di Siviglia, Johanna in Sweeney Todd, and Olympia in Les Contes d’Hoffmann. Alyssa was in the Oklahoma Premiere of Leonard Bernstein’s Mass and has sung for the Mississauga Symphony Orchestra. She has also been seen on television in Lawmen, Motives and Murders, on CBC, CityLine and theatrical commercials for Cineplex and in promotional material for Microsoft Canada.

Janice H.

At a young age, Janice always had a fascination with Princesses as her family would visit Disney every year. Janice has a passion for performing whether it be singing, playing piano, playing ukulele, or dancing Hawaiian. She graduated from the Regional Arts Program at Mayfield Secondary School as a Vocal Major and completed all of her Royal Conservatory of Music Examinations in Piano with Honours. Janice has been a teaching piano for 7 years. She is also a Professional Polynesian Dancer with over 14 years of experience. Janice currently holds a Bachelor in Commerce, majoring in Human Resource Management with a minor in Professional Communications. With the help of Fantasy Fables, she became best friends with Moana and Princess Jasmine and couldn’t be happier to make dreams come true.

Cailin B.

Cailan could not be more excited to a part of the Fantasy Fables family. She is a singer, actor, and dancer who recently graduated from ESA’s musical theatre program and will be starting at Sheridan College in the Honors Bachelor of Music Theatre program in the fall. Cailan has been performing for as long as she can remember and she couldn’t imagine her life without it! Some of her favorite theatre credits include: Vivienne in Legally Blonde, Katherine Plumber in Newsies, Janet Van de Graaf in The Drowsy Chaperone, and Hope Harcourt in Anything Goes. She is best friends with Queen Elsa and loves going for adventures on the North Mountain!

 

Laura J.

Laura is thrilled to be with Fantasy Fables, in making little prince and little princess’s dreams come true. She is a graduate of Randolph College for the performing arts where she studied acting and dance, and University of Waterloo’s Arts and Business Co-op program, with a major in music. Laura has won awards for her performances in classical and music theatre at Kiwanwis and Ontario Provincials 2019,  here she received first place in the Adult Advanced category for musical theatre. She has always adored Disney and is always checking her countdown to her next trip to Walt Disney World. Laura is delighted to be good friends with Ariel and Rapunzel!

 

Renee w.

Renee is overjoyed to be performing with Fantasy Fables.  Growing up in a family of musicians, Renee always had a love for bringing joy to those around her through singing. After 8 years of competitive dance, she studied music theatre at Etobicoke School of the Arts.  During this time she was a dance captain for the show choir Splash, an Artist on Board for Via Rail across Canada and performed in several school musicals including Cabaret.  Renee is currently heading into her first year at McGill studying Cognitive Science. She is delighted to be close friends with Anna and Rapunzel.