Yelena is very passionate about the art of theater and feels that it's imperative that the next generation is exposed to the art as well. This original idea of Puppet Theater on Wheels allows her to bring theater, imagination, magic and enrichment into the lives of children through timeless fairytales.
Valentina has been involved in the performing arts her entire life. Since elementary school she has been a part of various choirs, dance teams and theater productions. Being a part of the arts has been something that has always completed Valentina and made her feel alive. From a young age, Valentina has also loved to work with children and families to teach them how to express their feelings and emotions. With that in mind, she is currently pursuing her Masters in Marriage and Family Therapy. As the vice president of Operations Valentina is able to combine her love of theater and puppetry with her education and business expertise to help Puppet Theater on Wheels further its mission.
Joshua graduated from UCLA's School of Theater, Film and Television with specialization in acting in 2012. He has spent the majority of his life on-stage. Joshua is specially trained to be able to perform in several dialects (Canadian, German, New York City,Scottish, etc...) and can play a number of instruments and sports as well. Joshua was able to join the Puppet Theater on Wheels team as a puppeteer and has been able to use his many talents to bring the fairy tales to life.
Asya is a professionally trained singer, choreographer and event planner. She has spent several years working with children in the Ukraine. From 2005-2012 she was the director of the children's dance group "Gratsia." From 2003-2012 she was the lead vocalist of the band "Foxtrot" where she gained experience in singing all types of music including pop, blues, jazz and rock and roll. Currently she is the director of a children's dance group in Los Angeles. Asya is the lead vocalist for all of the songs that are recorded by Puppet Theater on Wheels. She is also one of our professionally trained puppeteers and has performed in several of our private and public events.
Eugene is a professional musician and is a part of our sound team. With his many talents he is able to be a part of our puppeteering team and has participated in several of our events.
Alexander is a songwriter who has written several original pieces for our shows. His original music has added a special touch to our fairytales, making our performances even more unique.
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