Cast

Krystle Chance

Killer Queen

Krystle Chance is a songwriter/Vocalist/producer/Actor and Music Educator from Toronto. Krystle is formally trained in Voice by the Ontario Conservatory of Music and is currently the Vocal Program Director at The Conservatory of Music and the Arts. Krystle has appeared in many theatre productions. You may have seen her play; the Killer Queen in We Will Rock You, Mary in Obeah Opera, The Lion in The Wizard of Oz, Medda Larkin in Newsies, and Effie White in Dream.

Brian Christensen

Brit | US Galileo

Brian hails from Edmonton, Alberta as a graduate of MacEwan University’s music program and an active member of the local arts scene. He also has a political science degree and is delighted to be taking a break from Twitter during this tour. Favourite past theatre credits include: Roger in RENT, Chris in Miss Saigon, Jerry in The Full Monty and Sonny Malone in Xanadu.

Trevor Coll

Galileo

Trevor is thrilled to be a part of the North American tour of We Will Rock You. Select stage; Bert in Mary Poppins, Marius in Les Misérables, Vocal Captain for Celebrity Cruise Productions. Select television; My Babysitter’s A Vampire (Disney), The Listener (CTV), Baxter (Family). Big thanks to family, friends and the Annerin team…ROCK ON.

Karina Cox

Ensemble | US Scaramouche

Karina is an actor, singer, dancer, and arts educator based in Edmonton, AB. She is so excited to be working with this incredible cast, crew and creative team while at the same time getting to explore this beautiful continent in the dreamiest way possible! She is a graduate of MacEwan University’s Theatre Arts Program. Love and thanks to her family, friends, and mentors. Enjoy the show! Let’s ROCK!

Jeremy Leo Curtis

Ensemble

Born in Regina but raised in Ottawa, Jeremy is honoured to be making his touring debut with the company of We Will Rock You. Selected credits include Heathers (JD/ We Are Here productions), The Who’s Tommy (Tommy/ OrpheusMTS), Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat (Joseph/The LOT), The Rocky Horror Show (Rocky/The LOT).

Kevin Doe

Buddy

Kevin is thrilled to be in the North American tour of WWRY! Previous credits: Margaret Mead/Ronny in Hair (Hart House Theatre), Hunter in [Title of Show], Lawrence in For Whom the Southern Bell Tolls (East Side Players), Lord Aster in Peter and the Starcatcher (The LOT), Bobby Strong in Urinetown, Tenor in Jacques Brel (Collective Productions). Film credits: Here’s Ginger; Partners; Inventing Time. All the love to my family and friends. Dedicated to my Grandparents and Bruce.

Alysse Ernewein

Oz

Alysse Ernewein is thrilled to be a part of We Will Rock You North American Tour. Theatre credits include: Hope in Urinetown (STF), Carmen Diaz in Fame (Madinat Theatre, Dubai tour), Cinderella (STF) and Footloose (RCPA). Originally from Canmore Alberta, Alysse is a Randolph Academy graduate who is honored to perform in this phenomenal production. The show must go on! Love to her entire family and friends for their constant support.

Kyle Gruninger

Khashoggi

Kyle has performed in countless variety shows throughout his musical career.  Recent credits include; Rockers Gone Country, Hit Parade, and Starlight.  His unique vocal abilities have brought him opportunities to work with multi-platinum producers Arnold Lanni (Our Lady Peace), Brian Howes (Nickelback) and more.  Most famously known as the frontman of international touring rock band “Incura”, Kyle spent the last year recording new music for a solo release via Coalition/WarnerCanada.

Danny Gullekson

Ensemble | US Khashoggi

Danny hails from Calgary, Alberta and is thrilled to be making his debut performance with Annerin Productions and the cast of WE WILL ROCK YOU! Other favourite shows include: Mary Poppins, Joseph & The Amazing Technicolour Dreamboat (Storybook Theatre); Next To Normal (Cappuccino Theatre); and Cabaret (Mayfield Dinner Theatre). Danny would like to thank his friends and family for all their support over the years. He couldn’t do it without you. Enjoy the show!

Amelia Hironaka

Ensemble (Dance Captain)

Amelia is thrilled to be joining the We Will Rock You family!  Originally from Calgary, she now resides in Toronto and is a proud RAPA graduate. National Tours: Evil Dead the Musical (Swing), Disenchanted (Swing). Regional: Urinetown, Dirty Rotten Scoundrels, Blue Champagne (STF), Anything Goes, Avenue Q (The LOT). Endless thanks and love to the amazing Annerin team, the WRRY team and her unbelievable family and friends!!

Keri Kelly

Scaramouche

Keri Kelly is shook to be making her National Tour Debut! Favorite credits include Kate in Glass (Lincoln Centre, Artist of the Year) and Elle in Legally Blonde. After performing in Europe for the past two years she is pumped to be Rockin’ with an all Canadian cast. Thanks to my WWRY team, family and friends for their love and support. Stay humble, hopeful and always moving forward. AMDA NY

Vanessa Mitchell

Ensemble | Teacher

Vanessa Mitchell is thrilled to be touring with We Will Rock You! US National Tours: Lorraine Flemming in 42nd Street, Ensemble in Monty Python’s Spamalot!. Selected Regional Theatre; 42nd Street (The Gateway Playhouse), Singin’ in the Rain (Arts Center of Coastal Carolina), Victor/Victoria, Bullets Over Broadway! and Oklahoma! (Ogunquit Playhouse). Film: Martin Scorsese’s The Irishman (Golddigger/Dancer). American Musical and Dramatic Academy graduate. Proud alumni of The Young Canadians of the Calgary Stampede. Thanks to my family and the whole We Will Rock You team!

Morrissa Nicole

Ensemble | US Killer Queen

Recording artist Morrissa Nicole is an actress and songwriter from Ontario, Canada. Her sultry and soulful sound is no stranger to the musical theatre stage. Her charismatic, and friendly demeanor delivers a powerful presence on and off stage. Morrissa has released her self-titled album out of Nashville, TN and two music videos. Morrissa is excited for this WWRY journey and wants to thank everyone for watching today!

Sean Sennett

Ensemble | US Buddy

Sean Sennett is thrilled to be a part of his first touring production! Select Credits: Cory/Justin in Pregnancy Pact (Edge Productions), Alan in God of Carnage (UP), Sam/Bart in Mr. Burns (UP), Jesus in Jesus Christ Superstar (WLMT), Jamie in The Last Five Years (ACT), Tony in West Side Story (ACT). Training; BFA(H) Acting (University of Windsor), Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre, Stratford Academy. All my love to my family, friends, Alannah, and Gram. Let’s rock!

Hannah Smart

Ensemble | US Oz

Hannah Smart is honoured to be a part of the cast of We Will Rock You. Previous credits include: The Rocky Horror Show, Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat (Lower Ossington Theatre), Footloose, The Skriker (Randolph College for the Performing Arts) principal roles in The Calgary Stampede Grandstand Show (The Young Canadians). Hannah would like to thank her family and friends for their constant love and support. Here’s to you, Freddie.  

Preston Vendramin

Ensemble | US Brit

Selected Theatre; Brit in We Will Rock You (Starvox Ent.), Lumiere in Beauty and the Beast (Greg Frewin Theatre) Phoebus in Hunchback of Notre Dame (Broadway Live Broadway) Robertson Aye/Neleus in Mary Poppins (RuBarb Theatre) Eddie in Mamma Mia! (Theatre St. John’s), and Ensemble in Othello (Canadian Opera Company). Preston would like to thank his agency The Talent House; his family for their continued support and you, for coming out to rock with us! Enjoy the show! Love you Mom, Dad, Spencer and Grandma.

Band

Scott Henderson

Keyboards (Associate MD)
Scott Henderson is a songwriter, producer and vocal coach. He founded the R&B vocal group The EarthTONES (5 top-20 hits, 2 Juno nominations, and toured much of the world). His main project, funk/soul band Souls in Rhythm, has toured much of Canada, and has shared the bill with many renowned artists. Scott is the music director for the Calgary Stampede’s Grandstand Show, and co-runs The SHOW, an elite vocal and dance performing arts company.

Sam Coulson

Guitar
English guitar virtuoso Sam Coulson has toured the world multiple times as a member of British Prog Rock band ASIA. Sam has also worked along side Paul Gilbert, Guthrie Govan, Tony MacApline and Walter Trout. Sam has enjoyed a successful solo career releasing two instrumental records plus being an artist with JamTrackCentral. Sam has been a fixture of the YouTube guitar scene since 2006.

Lisa Jacobs

Bass
Multi-instrumentalist Lisa Jacobs declares the bass guitar her most beloved.  Playing her first blues festival at age 12, she has gone on to write, record and perform with a variety of artists, including Jann Arden (a personal highlight). Lisa is currently the music director and bassist for platinum recording artist, Jocelyn Alice.  Their song “Bound To You” went gold in 2018.  In addition to performing, Lisa has a degree in music therapy, creating music with people with varied abilities.  

Kyle McKearney

Guitar 2
Kyle McKearney has toured extensively as front man of the Canadian pop success, “The New Electric” and of the alt rock band “Krowns”. Kyle has written 4 songs that have sat in the top 20 on the Canadian Billboard charts. Toured with Nick Carter, Shawn Hook, Pop Evil, My Darkest Days and more. Wrote “Christmas In Love” with Roger Taylor of Queen.

Chad Melchert

Drums
Chad Melchert is one of Canada’s most sought after live and session drummers. While calling the Edmonton area home he has toured all over the world and played with artists of all genres. Chad was crowned CCMA (Canadian Country Music Awards) Drummer Of The Year in 2012, 2014, 2015, 2016 and 2019. A top call session musician Chad currently also fills his schedule with teaching, freelancing and drumming for Gord Bamford.