reg e gaines is author/ lyricist of the Tony Award winning musical, Bring In Da Noise/ Bring In Da Funk, and is in his ninth year as artistic director of the Downtown Urban Theater Festival in New York. Most recently, reg directed Through The Looking Glass, as part of Center Theatre Group's, "Community As Creators" project in 2016, and Rock WILK's Brooklyn Quartet. He is currently writing and directing two musicals, The 88, and FREE.
New York based Photographer/Producer with over 25 years of production services including television, movies as well as entertainment events and music festivals.
Bill Dotts has contributed his bass playing talents to so many artists over the years, worldwide, including, but not limited to, The Harlem Gospel Choir, jazz fusion legend Lonnie Liston Smith, and the World Beat Afro-Caribbean group known as “Spirit Ensemble”. Some of the many inspired recordings he has performed on include the soundtrack for Spike Lee’s "Do The Right Thing", "Now That I’ve Got Your Attention" (Lesette Wilson), "Inspirations" (The Spirit of Life Ensemble), and "Broad Strokes" (Roswell Rudd).
Karina Casiano is an actor, director and playwright born in Puerto Rico and based in New York City and London. She has trained in the United States, Peru, Ecuador, Britain and Spain. Casiano has written, directed and performed in her 4 solo plays and 3 full cast shows for her company, La Criatura Theatre, all of which have been staged in New York City. She has also taken her plays to 10 countries across Latin America. She has appeared on TV and film in the U.S., including series such as “House of Cards,” “Daredevil,” “Blue Bloods” and “Law and Order.” For more details, video, reviews and photos, visit www.karinacasiano.com.
Anthony Andujar Jr is a NYC comic illustrator, story teller and musician. When he isn't working a day job, or attending a class, he's often cranking out short stories and comic strips on his blog and social media.