Jessica has been a face and body artist for over 7 years, specializing in artistic detail painting, and has recently taken over the hive as the Queen Bee. She's a busy mom of three who is eager to build Busy Bees Parties up to it's full potential as the region's top entertainment company.
Chrystalla grew up pretending to be a princess so this job is a dream come true! By day, she is a music therapist who holds an undergrad from Wilfrid Laurier University and a masters degree in Music and Health from the University of Toronto. She is passionate about showing little princes and princesses that they can be both strong and kind, and hopes to be able to teach them that they can make their own happily ever after.
Katie recently attended Sheridan College's Musical Theatre Prep Program and is passionate about all things Broadway. Katie has performed in various musical theatre stage productions but loves to train at the gym with all of the other superheroes. She loves the opportunity to play Warrior Woman and show little girls that true strength comes from dedication!
Hannah's love of working with children encourages her pursuit of a teaching career upon completing a University of Waterloo Theatre and Performance Arts degree with a double minor in Music and French. Hannah’s passion for music and live performance is accentuated through continued study of both vocals and piano as well as performances in Musical Theatre, Kiwanis festivals and as a Soloist for weddings. Hannah always been a princess at heart and is thrilled to be a part of your magical day.
Charvi has always been passionate about the arts, whether it be singing, dancing or acting. Having been involved in numerous plays, musicals, coffee houses and dances she has cultivated her skill and experience in performance. She is currently pursuing a bachelor’s degree in Mechatronics Engineering at the University of Waterloo and hopes to show young princesses that they can be anything they want when they grow up!
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Abbi, photographer/owner of Tangent Studios, is a UWaterloo Theatre&Performance graduate who specializes in theatre for social justice and education with a passion for youth theatre. She loves working with kids since their imaginations are huge and uninhibited! Her goal is to bring each child’s hero to life whether they wear a ballgown or a cape and can't wait to light up your child's day!
A long-time advocate of strong female role models, Michaella encourages young girls to explore their passions, from music to science!
Studying her Masters of Health Sciences at the UWaterloo and expressing her love of drama and voice here with Busy Bees Parties, she gets to do both! Having graduated from Eastwood Collegiate’s Integrated Arts program in Voice and Drama, studying classical voice for 8 years, and performing in numerous productions, she decided pursue a health profession. Who says a princess can’t be a doctor too?
Kyle is a professional musician and actor in the KW region and the GTA. A classically-trained Coloratura Soprano and Harpist, Kyle has always been involved in the arts and in music in her community. She loves to work with children and inspire them to bring magic into their lives, so they feel that one day they can grow up to inspire others, too!
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Shawn is a local actor in the Kitchener-Waterloo region. With a passion for characters with intricate costuming, he's very excited to be a part of the Busy Bees Team! Shawn is our main mascot performer; he is likely the man behind the costume and he loves every minute of it!
Erik is a trained stuntman, published author, and licensed game inventor. He has written music for, and sold music to several films and even a TV show for CBC. Having produced three music videos, he continues to write and record music. Appeared in several movies and tv shows, and plays, Erik also teaches a successful drama class through the City of Kitchener. Erik was attracted to Busy Bee's passion and commitment to expanding the boundaries of imagination, just for fun! They can make magical moments for children and adults. He loves to make people smile.
Would you like to join our team? Please send us an email with your headshot and resume!