Docs & Dellas

Our premiere performance group shines.

This exceptional group of 12- to 19-year-olds represents Dr. Phillips Center on our stages and throughout our community. Under the artistic direction of Dana Brazil and the musical direction of Tim Hanes, they perfect their performance skills in acting, singing and dancing during and perform in a full season of performances.


AUDITION NOTICE

Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts is pleased to announce auditions for its premier performance group, Docs & Dellas, featuring musical theater performers. Students will build their technical skills in acting, singing, dancing and performance under the direction of Dana Brazil and music direction of Tim Hanes. Ensemble members will have the opportunity to represent the Dr. Phillips Center on stages throughout the community.

Who: Any student ages 12–19 years old, who can commit to a full season of performances, is eligible to audition
When: Auditions will be scheduled on Tuesday, August 21 or Thursday, August 23 between 4–9 p.m.
Where: Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts, 155 E. Anderson Street, Orlando, FL 32801
What to bring: Sheet music for 16 bars of a musical theater song, 64 counts of choreography, headshot and resume

Program Requirements
  • Students must commit to a full season of rehearsals and performances September, 2018 to June, 2019, with varying performance dates and times
  • Rehearsals are held every Tuesday from 7–9 p.m.
  • The annual fee to participate is $800. This includes 3–4 professional Broadway Masterclasses, Docs & Dellas performance polo and nametag.
  • Dates for the masterclasses are to be determined. They will be held over a Sunday, Monday and Tuesday several times throughout the season. If a student is unable to attend the entire masterclass, he or she will not perform in the number learned during the masterclass.
  • Scholarships are available to assist with the annual fee and performance attire.
  • Additional performance attire is required:
    Ladies: dark blue jeans without holes, black dress, black skirt or pants, nude Capezio tights (two pairs), black dance trunks, Nude t-strap character shoes.
    Men: dark blue jeans without holes, white short-sleeve undershirt, colored button-down dress shirt, black slacks, black belt, black socks, black dress or jazz shoes.


For questions or to schedule an audition, contact Jennifer Stehle at 407.839.0119 ext.1368 or email jennifer.stehle@drphillipscenter.org.


Book Docs & Dellas

Surprise your guests with unique entertainment: our full ensemble, a solo artist or an arrangement in between. Director Dana Brazil will work with you to create the perfect performance for your event—whether it’s a convention, reception or a holiday party. In turn, the Docs & Dellas cast gains valuable experience in diverse venues.



2017–2018 Docs & Dellas Company Members

Katerina Anamisis
St. James Cathedral School

Lyssi Antrim
Lake Mary High School

Aaron Banos
University High School

Sigourney Barnickel-Watson
Dr. Phillips High School

Jackson Boisvert
Dr. Phillips High School

Bryanna Buker
Hagerty High School

Henry Cartaya
Dr. Phillips High School

Macy Cramer
Howard Middle School

Bella Crider
Montverde Academy

Annabelle Davlov
Davenport School for the Arts

Sofia Deler
Boone High School

Tristan Flournoy
Florida Virtual School

Brady Foley
FLVS Honors Virtual School

Grace Gustino
West Orange High School

Brooke Herrera
FLVS Honors Virtual School

Joshua Houvouras
Lake Mary High School

Sarah Isola
Saint Mary Magdalen

Dalton Joseph
Trinity Preparatory School

Alec Lacher
Dr. Phillips High School

Anna Lehman
Smith Preparatory Academy

Ava Madara
Dr. Phillips High School

Abigail Marotta
West Orange High School

Scarlet Martinez
Cypress Creek High School

Sam Marzella
Windermere High School

Kennedy Mason
Lake Highland Preparatory School

Natalie Mastali
Celebration K-8 School

Erin McQueeney
University High School

Meghan McQueeney
University High School

Shina Mitchell
Dr. Phillips High School

Simi Moorjani
Blankner K-8 School

Brendan Morris
Lake Nona High School

Anyae Reed
Winter Park High School

Laela Rodriguez
Lake Minneola High School

Taylor Rotz
Bishop Moore Catholic High School

Brooklyn Schwetje*
Windermere High School

Alex Sheffield
Windermere Preparatory School

Stuart Sheffield
Windermere Preparatory School

Brett Shelton
Lake Minneola High School

Anastasia Sims-Chin
Winter Park High School

Chaney Thornton
Lake Highland Preparatory School

Andre Torres
Dr. Phillips High School

Gabriela Torres
Dr. Phillips High School

Vangeli Tsompanidis
Hagerty High School

Madelynn Washburn
Seminole High School

Zachary Williams
Apopka High School

*Production Assistant