OUR CAST IS MADE UP OF SOME OF THE BEST PERFORMERS HERE IN CENTRAL ARKANSAS
FOUNDER, MANAGER, & LEAD PERFORMER
Katie Moore is the founder of Happily Ever After Parties. She’s been performing as a princess performer for 10 years now! She is a Physician Assistant graduate student at UAMS. In her spare time, she loves creating costumes, many of which we use here at Happily Ever After Parties. She also styles many of the wigs that we use here. She has been performing since she was 12, even being trained in Pointe! Her favorite role in a performance was as Cosette in Les Miserables. Her favorite part about being a princess is being able to serve her community and make magic for those in need.
Characters Portrayed: Ice Queen, Snow Princess, Rapunzel, Little Mermaid (all options), Sleeping Beauty, Cinderella, The Amulet Princess, Correlia the Mermaid, & Flower Fairy
MANAGER & LEAD PERFORMER
Jessica Curtis is one of the managers of Happily Ever After Parties. She began as a princess performer in 2019 and fell in love from there. She has been a performer for 10 years and her favorite role was as the Enchantress in Snow White and the Seven Dwarves. She is currently working on her art degree at the University of Central Arkansas. Any spare time she has is spent watching princess movies and using her artistic talents. Her favorite part about being a princess is all of the interactions she has with the kids! She especially loves seeing their big happy smiles when they meet the princesses.
Characters Portrayed: Snow Princess, Princess Beauty, Little Mermaid (Village or Teal Dress),
Vixen the Fairy
ASSISTANT MANAGER & LEAD PERFORMER
Olivia Smittle is a freshman Linguistics major in the Honors College at UCA. She has loved performing for as long as she can remember: from homeschool musicals, to CHS theatre and Forensics tournaments. Her favorite role was as hippie bride Lotus Blossom in CHS's production of Til Death Do Us Part. In her spare time, she loves to read, sing, play guitar and write! As a huge princess fan, performing for HEA is a dream come true!
Characters Portrayed: Ice Queen, Snow Princess, The Little Mermaid (all options), Cinderella, Sleeping Beauty, The Amulet Princess, and Rapunzel
TRAINING OFFICER & LEAD PERFORMER
Carly Campbell has worked in the theatrical arts since 2013. In her spare time, she enjoys cooking, dancing, historical documentaries, cosplay, and video games. She has trained in dance at Red Curtain Theatre, her favorite style being Tap.
She loves bringing characters to life both on stage and through HEA. Her favorite roles have been Ebenezer Scrooge (CHS), The Wicked Stepmother (Red Curtain), Flotsam in Little Mermaid (RCT), and as a performer/writer of CHS's "Conway Holiday Spectacular".
Characters Portrayed: Ice Queen, Snow Princess, Little Mermaid (all options), Rapunzel, Princess Beauty, and Galactic Scavenger
Charity Broyles is a lifelong theatre performer. Her first ever role was at 10 years old as Young Dorothy in Conway High’s production of The Wiz. At Conway High School, she was involved in many groups including orchestra, Students Demand Action, and the Young Feminists Society. In her spare time, she loves to read, perform at Red Curtain Theatre, and spend time with her friends and family. Her favorite princess is our Bayou Princess and she loves making magic!
Characters Portrayed: Bayou Princess, Island Princess, Little Mermaid, and Marella the Mermaid
(Others available upon request)
Ellie Moore is a freshman nursing major at UACCM. She loves performing and has participated in dance, cheer, gymnastics, and orchestra! She first fell in love with theatre while performing with Red Curtain Theatre at age 7. Her favorite roles have been as Pua in Moana Jr. and Young Elsa in Frozen Jr. She loves spending time with family and friends, playing video games, singing, and being active in theatre. Her favorite princess is our Ice Queen and she loves being able to make magic for little ones all over Arkansas!
Characters Portrayed: Ice Queen, Snow Princess, Cinderella, Sleeping Beauty, The Little Mermaid (tail option), Luna the Mermaid
Lucy Strahin is a Junior at Conway High School. She has been an avid theatre and Disney lover for all of her life! Her favorite roles have been as Cruella De-Ville in 101 Dalmatians, Cogsworth in Beauty and the Beast, and most recently as Dorothy in the Wizard Of Oz. She is a member of the CHS choir and loves performing at Red Curtain Theatre. In her spare time, she loves to draw, sing, and watch her favorite musicals. She is very excited to be a part of the HEA Team!
Characters Portrayed: The Little Mermaid (Teal Gown), Princess Beauty, and the Ice Queen (Spirit Dress)
Gracie Young is a senior at Conway High School and the newest addition to the HEA team! She will begin her freshman year at UACCM in the fall, majoring in Elementary Education. In her spare time, she loves working with children, reading, student teaching, and she has played the flute for 8 years! She is an active member of the CHS marching band and has spun on the flag line. Her favorite princess is Princess Rapunzel. She is so excited to join the HEA Team! A dream come true!
Characters Portrayed: Sleeping Beauty, Cinderella, Ice Queen (Ice Dress), Snow Princess (Travel Dress)
Abigail Woodward is a veteran performer here at Happily Ever After Parties. She is a private music instructor here in Conway with a degree in Vocal Performance from Oklahoma City University. She has been performing since she was 10 and her favorite role was portraying Ariel in North Little Rock High’s production of The Little Mermaid! Outside of teaching, she spends her time performing at various theatres throughout Central Arkansas. She enjoys spreading love and light, just like all of her favorite princesses.
Characters Portrayed: Ice Queen, Snow Princess, Rapunzel, Cinderella, Little Mermaid, and Sleeping Beauty
CHARACTER PERFORMER, CHARACTER ASSISTANT
Mia Williams is a longtime theatre lover and has been a part of the theatre community since 2017, both performing onstage and helping backstage. She loves performing having been in Dance for 11 years and Choir for 9 years. Her favorite roles she has played are as The Cowardly Lion (Wizard of Oz, RCT), Ursula (Little Mermaid, RCT), and as Mrs. Potts (Beauty and the Beast, RCT). In her spare time, she loves to sing, dance, learn new instruments, playing video games, and painting! She is so excited to be a part of the HEA team and to be a part of making kids dreams come true!
Characters Portrayed: Fairy Godmother (Coming Soon!)
CHARITY EVENT CHARACTER PERFORMER
Eli is a sophomore BFA Acting major at Oklahoma City University. She has been performing her whole life in everything from ballets to plays to musical theatre. Some of her favorite roles include Roxie in Chicago (RCT) and Lumiere in Beauty and the Beast (RCT). She has also been dancing for seventeen years and was a dance teacher at Red Curtain Theatre for three years. Her favorite dance styles are tap, contemporary, and ballet. In her free time, she loves to cosplay and play video games. She loves being able to make magic for kids, especially when she can also serve her community in the process!
Characters Portrayed: Brave Princess
Ryan Hopkins is a senior at Conway High School and will be attending UCA in the fall, majoring in Health Services Management. He's super excited to be able to join the team as our Ice Harvester since he has always been a huge fan of his story! He's been in every musical he has had the chance to be involved in. In his spare time, he loves to hike, thrift, and lift weights. We are so excited to welcome Ryan to the HEA team!
Characters Portrayed: Ice Harvester
Logan Cottrell-West is a musician and actor who has been a musician since 2010 and has been acting since 2016. He was a member of the Greenbrier HS Theatre Troupe in 2020 and acted in many comedic roles, performing for all ages. He is a very accomplished performer, making superior ratings at the Arkansas Thespian Festival for monologue performance.
He currently studies music at UCA and enjoys using art to bring happiness to all audiences he performs for. We are so excited to welcome Logan to the HEA Team!
Characters Portrayed: Cinderella's Prince, Rapunzel's Prince
Holden Jones is so excited to join the HEA team! He is currently a music teacher at Pinnacle Academy here in Little Rock. He is an alumni of Arkansas Tech University. He loves all things super heroes and video games. In his spare time, he loves to help kids grow their love for music and spend time with his family.
Characters Portrayed: Spider Hero, Galactic Hero Ro-Tahn