The Faces of Singing Onstage
Founder/Co-Director, Master Teacher for Younger/Middle Levels.
Heidi Biever is a master teacher at Singing Onstage, specializing in the classes for young and up-and-coming performers. Heidi has nurtured her much-loved students through hundreds of performances and finds great joy in their growth and confidence…Read More!
Founder/Co-Director, Master Teacher for Advanced Musical Theatre Classes
Richard Biever has been involved with professional theatre since he was sixteen-years-old. He has worked professionally as an actor and singer (First National Tour of Oil City Symphony), musical director (National and European Tours of Little Shop of Horrors and West Side Story) and composer/arranger (The New Normal)… Read More!
Director/Choreographer for Advanced Musical Theatre Classes, Registration Manager
Madeline has been participating in Singing Onstage since its very first class! After many years of performing, she began teaching in Fall 2016… Read More!
Choreographer for Middle Level Classes
“With every job that must be done, there is an element of fun” Katey Crean has been with Singing Onstage since 2010 when she was a student in the Advanced Class… Read More!
Jill A. Brighton
Master Choreographer for Advanced Musical Theatre Classes
Jill has been directing the Central Pennsylvania Dance Workshop since 1994 and teaching in the school since 1990. A native of State College, Jill has been dancing since she was four… Read More!
Assistant Teacher for Younger Levels, Communications Manager
Cara is thrilled to be a part of the Singing Onstage team! She grew up in Pittsburgh as a gymnast, cheerleader, diver, and finally discovered one of her true loves in life—dance!… Read More!
Financial Records, Costume Coordinator
Excited to be a part of such a fantastic organization, Kathy Ridenour grew up in central Pennsylvania. She was an active member of many choruses, bands, and orchestras through college… Read More!
Costume Coordinator and Videographer
Jen is thrilled to be a part of Singing Onstage as a Costume Coordinator and Videographer… Read More!
Over the past decade, Julie’s creations have graced the stage for over 50 local productions including FUSE, PSU Opera, Nittany Theatre at the Barn, SCCT and the State High Thespians. She delights in the knowledge that her work for Singing Onstage will inspire children as they explore the fantastic world of theater. She lives and works at her home in Stormstown alongside her husband Will and four children.
James is the resident Grumpy Gus. If you haven’t seen him wandering around, you’ve probably seen him on stage in FUSE’s Camelot (Mordred), Cabaret (Bobby), Assassins (Charles Guiteau), Seminar (Martin), Les Misérables (Grantaire), Parade (Leo Frank), and 4000 Miles (Leo).