Josh Black is proudly making his Las Vegas debut in VEGAS! THE SHOW. Native to Los Angeles, Josh has performed in many theme parks and theaters around Southern California. He spent 3 years as a Vocalist for the Tokyo Disney Resort in Japan and another 3 years on the high seas headlining as a production vocalist and traveling the world with Holland America Line and Princess Cruises. TheOnlyJoshBlack@gmail.com
Born and raised in Sydney, Australia, Natalie was the inaugural recipient of the “Cameron Macintosh Musical Theatre Scholarship” (Producer of Cats, Les Miserable, Phantom of the Opera and Miss Saigon) to study at the prestigious McDonald College of Performing Arts in Sydney. Since then, her career has taken her around the world, working in TV, Film and Live Theatre. She has worked extensively for companies such as Walt Disney Special Events, Universal Studios Japan, Celebrity Cruises and Azamara Cruises taking her to countries including Korea, The Philipines, Malaysia, Japan, Taiwan, USA and cruising the Mediterranean, the Baltics and the Caribbean. Currently living in Las Vegas, she has worked in several bands playing at The Palms, Harrahs, Stratosphere, House of Blues, Margaritaville, and performed in the famous “Show in the Sky” at the Rio Hotel & Casino. Most recently, Natalie was the lead singer in "Pin Up" at the Stratosphere Hotel. She is thrilled to be a part of VEGAS! THE SHOW, and would like to thank everyone at David Saxe Productions for this amazing opportunity! Instagram: nataliebrownlv
Roderick Donte' Davis is a native of Los Angeles, California and has more than 15 years theater experience. His career spans television, film music and even voice-over work. Roderick is a firm believer in chasing one’s dreams and never allowing doubt or fear to cripple creativity. Performing in VEGAS! THE SHOW has brought Roderick so much joy. He's beyond grateful for the experience and opportunity to be a part of such an incredible stage production.
Alyssa Harris is a California native who performed in countless theater productions during her years at California State University where she earned a Bachelor of Arts in Performance Studies in 2012. Alyssa's professional career took off shortly after graduation. She began singing in cover bands, taking the stage in regional productions, and recorded her own original music. She eventually started performing as a cast vocalist/dancer in Broadway-style shows aboard Carnival and Norwegian Cruise Lines. In 2016, Alyssa became a lead vocalists for the BB King's All-Star Band at Sea with Holland America Line and most recently as a principal vocalist in Mickey and the Magical Map at Disneyland Resort. VEGAS! THE SHOW
Samantha Johnson is a singer/songwriter, flautist, whistler, and actress from Massachusetts. Previous credits include Hairspray (Dynamite), Grease (Rizzo), and the lead vocalist in the West End and World Tour of "Thriller Live"- a celebration of Michael Jackson's music. Samantha placed as a semi-finalist on Season 10 of America's Got Talent during which Neil Patrick Harris proclaimed her "hypnotic" and Heidi Klum deemed her the "best singer on the show." Samantha's debut self-written EP “27UNDERGROUND” is available on all streaming platforms!
Jaclyn is originally from Snellville, Georgia - ‘Where Everybody’s Somebody.’ She comes from three generations of singers and musicians and has traveled throughout Europe and the seven seas performing as a guest entertainer on cruise ships. She has taken the stage with artists such as Brett Eldredge and Shoshana Bean. Now, a Las Vegas local, Jaclyn is thrilled to be part of the cast of VEGAS! THE SHOW.
Triple threat entertainer and recording artist, Elijah Rock is thrilled to join the cast of VEGAS! THE SHOW. NAACP Theater Award winner for "Best Male Performer" in Breath and Imagination: The Story of Roland Hayes, Rock sailed into these latest endeavors on the wings of glowing acclaim for his stage performances that include his Ovation Award Nomination for his role as legendary Cotton Club star "Cab Calloway" in the musical revue I Only Have Eyes For You produced by legendary producer/songwriter(s,) Corky Hale and Mike Stoller. Other notable roles include "The Crooner" in Words by Ira Gershwin and a recurring role in Masters of Sex on Showtime. "Gershwin For My Soul" is the baritone’s new critically-acclaimed album currently playing on jazz radio stations nationwide.
Joshua is originally from Fredericksburg, VA. After earning a Bachelors of Architecture from Virginia Tech, Joshua decided to take a leap of faith and become a performer. From humble beginnings in regional/dinner theater, he starred in roles such as "Zeke" in High School Musical: On Stage and "Joseph" in Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat. Joshua then worked at Dollywood in "DreamLand Drive In" for which he was nominated for the IAPAA "Performer of the Year" award. After working with Dolly Parton herself, he performed with Carnival Cruise Lines and Holland America Cruise Line, then moved to Norwegian Cruise Line to join "Oh What A Night" A Tribute to Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons. He has since settled into life here in Las Vegas. He's thrilled to be performing with the amazing cast of VEGAS! THE SHOW. Joshua would like to thank his amazing wife, Jennifer, his family and friends for their constant love and support!
David Villella is from Trenton, New Jersey and graduated from Ithaca College where he studied musical theater. He performed on Broadway in the original cast of the Tony Award winning revival of Annie Get Your Gun starring Bernadette Peters and later, Reba McEntire. Villella spent a year in Hamburg, Germany and toured the United States for another year as “Rum Tum Tugger” in Sir Andrew Lloyd Webber's Cats. He has performed at a variety of other venues ranging from theme parks like Busch Gardens to Carousel Dinner Theatre and cruise ships such as Royal Caribbean’s Nordic Empress and Legend of the Seas.
Michael Washington is a songwriter, singer, vocal director, musical director and actor. He’s appeared in the films "20 Feet from Stardom," Ben Afflec and Jennifer Lopez's "Gigli" and "The Fighting Temptations"- MTV commercial with Beyonce and Mike Epps. His television appearances include "The Tonight Show," General Hospital’s "Night Shift," "The Wade Robinson Project," "The Cut" for MTV, and WB’s "Pop Stars." He was also featured on "Sunday Best" season 4 as a top 10 finalist. On stage, Michael has performed in Big Band Beat and Swing The Musical. He took his 33-member gospel choir to Grand Champion in the 2001 McDonald’s Gospel Fest Competition. Performing at Disneyland in "Groove ‘66" and "Vocal Flight" then Universal Studios Japan, he carved a niche and developed a devoted fan-base. You may have also seen him performing live at Universal Studios Hollywood in the "Blues Brothers Show."
Laura Wright was born in Boston and raised in Georgia. She received her BFA in Musical Theater at Valdosta State University. Some of her credits include: Lead singer in Don Arden’s “Jubilee!”, Kate in tour/Vegas residency of “The D* Word”, fill in vocalist in “Raiding The Rock Vault”, Jenni/US reporter in the world premiere of “Bull Durham the Musical”, Rizzo in “Grease”, Penny in “Hairspray”, Terri in “Sophisticated Ladies” and is currently a guest entertainer for all cruise lines with her own show. Laura was a semi- finalist on American Idol season 5 at the age of 16, and has sung for Barry Manilow’s musical “Harmony.” She is a recording artist with her alums on iTunes and amazon. Laura has been in VEGAS! THE SHOW since 2016 and takes great pride being a part of such a fantastic show! To see more about Laura and follow her performance schedule, go to Laurawrightmusic.com.
Emily was raised in Apple Valley, California and has been traveling the world singing and dancing in more than 51 countries. She started performing at a young age and never stopped, winning Inland Idol and going on to perform with the Young Americans sharing the gift of music in Germany and Japan. Not only is Emily busy here on the Las Vegas Strip performing in VEGAS! THE SHOW, Tony n Tina's Wedding and Fantasy, she also headlines at sea for Celebrity, NCL, Regent, and Princess Cruise Lines. Emily is currently working on an album to release by the end of 2019.