Autumn Rae is an amazing singer, advanced beyond her years, and has been performing most of her life. She has recently been writing and recording new songs; her songwriting skills are mature beyond her years. This past summer Autumn Rae released her original song, “Back Where I Belong” to iTunes and CDBaby. Her father, Sean Shannon who is the owner of MixMonsterz Studios, created a music video with special effects to go along with the song, now on YouTube. “I Wish I Could Fly” is one of several new songs that are recorded and will soon be released!
Autumn Rae has had a lot of success in her young life such as being interviewed for the Ellen show by her producers and was chosen to be aired on Ellen’s Blog. Autumn Rae’s viral video has been seen around 4 million times…via twitter and now is going crazy on Instagram! She has won many singing competitions over the years and will be auditioning for “America’s Got Talent in February 2016. Autumn Rae has a sweet and humble spirit and even though she gets frustrated with the industry telling her she is too young to get acceptance for her music, she is determined to follow her dreams, inspired by her Poppi who always believed in her gift. Keep your eye on Autumn Rae Shannon as we have no doubt that she will be very successful!
Abbey Fulp is one of several Elevate Studios students who were recently signed to the Diamond Talent Agency in Lake Mary, FL. Abbey is 9 years old and this is her second year with Elevate Studios. She fell in love with singing, dancing and acting after being cast in musical at church. Abbey loves performing “live” shows with her Elevate family and taking acting lessons with Hank Stone.
Josie Pantoja is a triple threat that enjoys singing, dancing, acting. Josie has performed for many audiences which has led to opportunities such as singing background vocals for music producer Tim Coons as part of an NBC project, performing at Walt Disney World as part of a choir for gospel singer Wintley Phipps and performing an on-stage duet with recording artist, Bailey Callahan. Josie has also been performing at the Central Florida Performing Arts for several seasons in such musicals as Peter Pan Jr., Shrek Jr., Annie Jr. and the upcoming Seussical Jr. Her acting resume includes working as an extra in the movie Robo-Dog 2, filming commercials for Universal Studios and Disney, and providing voice talent for several radio commercials. Josie is currently a performer with Elevate Live, who perform shows with other talented youth throughout the Central Florida Community while singing and dancing choreographed sets. We would like to congratulate her on her most recent accomplishment of receiving an invitation to be part of Team USA for the World Championship of Performing Arts in Long Beach, California in July 2016 and for continuing to maintain the Honor Roll at school.
Da’Zhaun Hicks was born is Fairfax Virginia in the year 2000. Da’Zhaun began modeling when he was 6 months old. He has always enjoyed being in front of the camera. According to his mother, (AnGell Hicks ) Da’Zhaun began dancing when he learned how to stand without assistance. He began performing when he was just 2 years old. A few of Da’Zhaun’s projects include (movies) Letters To God, Tooth Fairy 2, A Beautiful Bellly, (commercials) Lach Orthodontist, Full Sail University, Disney World, Disney 365, Universal, (modeling) Karios, Kmart, Kiddie Collection, Harcourt school Textbooks. In 2011 Da’Zhaun began his solo career with his new single “Til The End”. His new single ”Made It” will be released this summer. Da’Zhaun was recently cast in the movie ”Breaking Point” He plays the role of Eaden, he was also cast as a feature dancer, and performer for Dance Kingdom TV. In his spare time, Da’Zhaun enjoys singing, dancing, acting, hanging out with friends and family, church, playing basketball, swimming, community service, and working on his next performance. Da’Zhaun is a very busy young man, kudos to him for maintaining a 4.0 GPA. He is the recipient of the Academic presidential award for maintaining a 4.0 GPA during his years in school as well as the Presidents citizenship award. View Da’Zhaun’s work on facebook https://www.facebook.com/NutttyBoyzz?ref=hl
Label: Rocket Records, Development deal
Management: Dale Picou
Casey is a Florida Native and resides in the City of Lake Mary (Orlando area). Although, Casey is an unsigned artist at this time; he is working with Producer Tim Coons (2 time Grammy Nominee) in Artist Development and recording original songs. Coons has worked with: The Backstreet Boys, Nsync, Rihanna, Rob Thomas, 3rd Faze to name a few. Casey is currently in a development deal with Rocket Records. He performs at many local venues in the Central Florida area to include Lake Mary / Heathrow Art Festival, Blue Springs Manatee Festival, and various restaurants, as well as. some national venues. Review his schedule, come out, and check him out. Casey Picou released his first EP Album, “Everything to Me, The Beginning, on 11/11/11. The EP Album contains 5 original songs and 5 instruments of the songs for a total of 10 tracks. Also, see his personal website: Http://www.caseypicou.com and http://www.rocketrecords.com
Alyssia “Lissy B” Bateman is a loving ball of energy with an extraordinary personality. The middle child of the family, she has always found that Entertaining was something that she had a natural ability to do! She began kicking up her heels in singing and dance at the age of 7. She hit the road and began touring all over Central Florida where she performed for such clients as Microsoft, Camp Boggy Creek, Child Support Enforcement, Relay For Life, Dance Kingdom TV, Bright House, Fox 35 News “Good Day” just to name a few! She has won multiple Talent Shows trough out Central Florida! Because of her talent & bubbly character, Alyssia wanted to dabble in acting & found that she enjoyed working with the cast & crews of Walt Disney World, Dillard’s, Americas Funniest Home Videos, Universal Studio, Tyra Banks Show, to just name a few! She has a host of Commercials and television roles for Cartoon Network, Bright House Cable, WKMG Channel 6, Universal Studios & many more. Her film career has included many projects such as the lead dancer in the movie Let’s Go! an extra in Beethoven Big Break & is currently the Host, Artist & Dancer on a new TV Show Dance Kingdom TV! Acting & Entertainment is not her only gifts, she also does charity work & just added songwriter to her resume. Alyssia Bateman is working hard on new & exciting projects! So please stay tune and follow her for updates!
Take a look at this great commercial Trusun Media – TSM Studio produced for Pearly Whites Dentistry in New Jersey. A few of our Elevate LIVE Juniors were cast in it!
Elevate LIVE Juniors Spring 2014
Directed by Marisa Rosado and Sarah Sellers