First United Methodist Church in Bedford
1245 Bedford Rd.
Bedford, TX 76021
February 1st, 2020
12:30 pm – 4:30 pm
February 1st, 2020
12:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Zachary Mendez is currently a senior pursuing a BFA at Carnegie Mellon University.
In July of 2013 he sang the role of Don Basilio in Mozart’s Le nozze di Figaro with the Amalfi Coast Music Festival in Maiori, Italy.
Summer 2013 also marked the release of his first solo studio album titled, “Here to Stay,” which is available for purchase at zmendez.com.
In December of 2013 Mr. Mendez appeared as a featured soloist with the Carnegie Mellon Philharmonic and Choirs in CMU’s annual Holiday Concert, broadcast live on WQED Radio.
Most recently Mr. Mendez made his Austrian debut singing in the Gute Freunde Liederabend with the AIMS Festival in Graz, Austria.
In October of 2014, Zachary will sing the role of Captain Macheath in Benjamin Britten’s The Beggar’s Opera at Carnegie Mellon University.
Listen to some of what Zachary’s been up to: YouTube
Rebekah Kennedy, born in Texas, began acting on the stage. STARS was the beginning of her acting journey.
She continued her passion for theatre and she received a B.A. in Musical Theatre from Palm Beach Atlantic University in West Palm Beach, Florida. After graduating, she returned to Texas where she was seen in “The Pillowman,” the World Premiere of “Bloodletters,” and the Southwest Premiere of “Slasher” to name a few. During this time, Rebekah also discovered her love for film.
Rebekah has booked roles in: “Season of the Witch” with Nicolas Cage, “House Hunting” with Marc Singer, “Creature” with Mehcad Brooks, “I am Gabriel” with Dean Cain, “Alongside Night” with Kevin Sorbo and “Memphis Beat” starring Jason Lee.
She wrapped a series regular role in the “Match” series pilot “Tonight” with Myteevee and Sony and her film “Crimes of the Mind” premiered on the Lifetime Movie Network. She most recently wrapped a lead role in the horror film “Bastard.” Rebekah now lives in Los Angeles. Proud SAG-AFTRA member.
Learn more about Rebekah Kennedy:
Visitors are always welcome to Stars rehearsals, especially parents! Come talk to our faculty, get information, and witness first-hand what makes Stars truly special.
Stars Theater welcomes prospective students to come check us out during rehearsal! Spend the day singing and dancing with us and experience what it’s like to be a Star! If you decide to join, even after auditions, we will involve you in the show we’re producing.
September 20 – November 1, 2014
40 -45% of ALL PURCHASES made at Pepper Fundraising will be contributed to STARS!
It’s easy to participate and to share with friends and family AND each person who orders can have their orders shipped directly to them or wherever they choose.
Many of the items are what you will be seeing in the stores.
What a easy and fun way to get your holiday shopping done early!
1. Go directly to the STARS fundraiser page at http://www.pepperfundraising.com/easy-fundraiser/product-grid.jsp
2. click on the category(s) of your choice and shop.
Orders will be delivered by md-December in time for Christmas.
All proceeds will be applied directly to THE LITTLE MERMAID production.
Thursday, September 18 marked the 2nd year that STARS Theater Company participated in North Texas Giving Day.
A Huge thank you to all who participated. With your help STARS raised $6,825 in funds for our new facility.
We will also receive $1000 from the Golden Ticket drawing.
In addition, the Community Foundation will be adding a percentage of Matching Funds to our total.
Final numbers (including matching funds) are not yet available but are sure to be in excess of $7,800!
Experienced and accredited actors, dancers, and singers/voice instructors make up the faculty of STARS Theater Company.
By providing professional education and experience in all aspects of theater arts, STARS Theater Company has established itself as a premier experiential theater arts program in the Dallas/Ft. Worth Metroplex.
Performance skill development – though critically important – represents only a portion of the training that STARS Theater Company members receive.
STARS works to instill the confidence that allows our members to aspire to anything that their minds can imagine, while providing the tools to help them reach those goals.