Meet the Cast
Elisha has been trained in ballet, jazz, hip hop, contemporary, tap, and musical theatre since the age of 3 and has loved performing ever since. Industry experience includes Melbourne Awards (Rob Mills), South Eastern Melbourne Phoenix NBL dancer, Melbourne Cup Performer, and VSSS Principal dancer.
Benito discovered his love for dancing at the age of 8, beginning Jazz classes at Peter Wallace dance industry. He then continued to dance there for the next 9 years also taking Singing, Hip-Hop and Acrobatics classes. Once he finished high school, he completed a Diploma of Music Theatre at Box Hill Institute and then went on to study dance for 3 years with Robert Sturrock in the styles of Jazz, Commercial, Hip-Hop, Pas De Deux, Tap, Ballet, and Contemporary. Since completing his training Benito has been a part of Stage Art’s Saturday Night Fever and broken into Melbourne’s corporate world working for companies such as J Smith Productions, Zaffire Entertainment and HD Entertainment. He is also a part of The King of Pop Show Starring TJ where he has worked for them in corporate, cruise ship, theatre, and concert settings. Benito is excited for this new journey on the Tina Turner Show and can’t wait to see where it will lead.
Brandon is a charismatic, loveable and versatile Melbourne-based performer. He graduated from Jason Coleman's Ministry of Dance with a Diploma of Musical Theatre, under the scholarship program. Also completing an acting course with Brave Studios under the guidance of Mark Hennessey.
Brandon has many years of training and specialty skills under his belt, this includes professional Ballroom and Latin which he was announced the 2014 Australian Champion.
Some of Brandon's stage credits include starring in the highly proclaimed "The Adventures of Peter Pan & Tinkerbell" directed by Bonnie Lythgoe as well as having performed in various Corporate and Television engagements, including Tones and I's music video "won't sleep". Brandon is currently touring nationally with the cast of "Matador" playing the role of Antonio.
Dean is a graduate of the Victorian College of Arts with a Bachelor of Fine Arts (Music Theatre) and has spent the last 4 years training in all styles of dance under the guidance of Robert Sturrock.
Dean's most recent credits include the Australian Tour of the Wizards of Oz (Garden Frost Organisation). The Australian Tour of the Immersive Dirty Dancing Experience (Secret Squirrel Production). PAW Patrol Live - Hong Kong (Life Like Touring). Other credits include; the National tour of Hippo! Hippo! (Garry Ginivan Attractions) and Saturday Night Fever (StageArt).
Paris has been dancing for 15 years training all genres of styles. She has been apart of Melbourne Academy of Performing Arts elite team for years and now training at Robert Sturrock full time course.
Paris’s credits include being apart of ‘Fame’ the musical in 2015, she made an appearance on television shooting dance videos for ABC news, apart of the Australian Junior Eurovision contestant music video and performing at Fed Square for ABC news.
Lucy started dancing at the ages of 3 training in styles tap, ballet and jazz at her local dance school. She then soon moved to Victorian State Ballet and Melbourne City Ballet to further develop her training and love for ballet, performing in many of the company’s shows. Lucy auditioned for Melbourne Academy Of Performing Arts Elite program and secured a place. From there after school graduation completed 2 years of Full time with Robert Sturrock which has opened up opportunities to perform in shows such as ‘Club Vegas’ and ‘A Night With Tina’.
After recently graduating training from at Industry Dance Company; Directed by Robert Sturrock; Amy has actively been working in the performing arts industry for the past year. Beginning her career as a featured dancer on Hapag-Lloyd Cruises, Amy continued to work with numerous companies and on a variety of shows. Some of her credits include Forever 80s (Stage Four Productions) performed at the Crown Palladium, Suncorp Super Netball Grand final (Lexi Entertainment), and Club Vegas the Show (Dion & Randall International) which completed seasons at both the Athenaeum theatre and the Star Casino on the Gold Coast. She also recently debuted her new Adagio Act along side Jack Evans in the new Cabaret Show ‘Permission’ which completed a season at Gasworks Theatre.
Emily (she/her) studied Classical Cecchetti Ballet from a young age, up until just recently. Completing two years of Full-Time dance with Robert Sturrock has provided opportunities outside the ballet world, and allowed Emily to explore the exciting world of dance.
Emily has performed in previous ‘A Night With Tina’ shows, Club Vegas The Spectacle (Melbourne and Gold Coast) and the Melbourne Awards Gala.
In the world of plays and musical theatre Emily has choreographed ‘Between Life and Death’ (Essendon Theatre Company), played Woodstock in ‘You’re a good man Charlie Brown’ (Boilerhouse Theatre Company) and taken part in multiple theatre companies local to her growing up.
From a young age, Angus has always been passionate about dance and the way bodies can move. For twelve years he has been expanding his knowledge of dance, starting with hip hop then expanding his learning to styles such as jazz, lyrical, and contemporary. In 2019 he moved to Melbourne to expand my knowledge of dance even further under the guidance of some of Melbourne’s finest artists.