Dancers

Angelus


(aka Mauricio Vergara)
Mauricio Vergara was born in San Diego, CA and raised in Tijuana, Baja California, México. He began his training at Academia de Ballet Playas (Royal Academy of Dance) in Tijuana under the direction of Nicte-Ha Escobosa. He continued his ballet studies at the Centro de Arte y Ballet in México City where he received a full scholarship and was mentored by Jetzemani Velazco and Tita Ortega. Mr. Vergara had the opportunity to dance in companies throughout México and the US including: Compañía de Danza de Baja California, Ballet Cámara de la Frontera and California Ballet Company. His repertoire includes:Spanish and Russian variations and Snow Pas de deux inThe Nutcracker, Von Rothbart in Swan Lake, The Golden Fairy in pas de trois of Sleeping Beauty, Alain the Fool in La fille mal gardée, and El negrito bailarín in Cri Cri. As a guest dancer he has participated in the San Diego Opera in 2011 and New West Ballet’s The Nutcracker in San Marcos, CA and in the annual contemporary dance festival Cuerpos en tránsito in Tijuana, México. Mauricio was also accepted in the Joffrey Ballet School in NYC. He was invited by Davis Robertson to be part of the Joffrey Concert Group where he performed new works by Africa Guzmán, Brian Mcsween, Dwight Rhoden, Larry Keigwin, Karol Armitage and Robert Joffrey’s version of The Nutcracker in the role of the Snow King. In 2013, Mr. Vergara joins the Montgomery Ballet under the direction of Darren McIntyre where he gets to perform classical ballets and original ballets Australia, Killing me softly and the lead role in The Phantom of Opera. As for now, Vergara has been a company member of Ballet Tucson since 2014, under the direction of Mary Beth Cabana, where he has performed numerous leading role a such as Snow king and Arabian prince in Nutcracker, waltz boy in Balanchine’s Serenade, Dr.Jekyll in Jekyll and Hyde and as well as various contemporary repertory roles.


Ever Bahdy


(aka Ever Chavez)
Ever Chavez is an Acting/Dance dual major at the State University of New York at Fredonia. A Long Island Native, he is excited to be joining the Male Call dancers this year. Recent credits include: Fredonia Dance Ensemble (Dancer), West Side Story (Nibbles), Bengal Tiger at the Baghdad Zoo (Kev), Six Characters in Search of an Author (Young Boy.) He is thankful to have been welcomed into the Male Call family and is thrilled to begin shows. Ever will also be appearing as Max in Hocum Pokem at the Art House Theater in Provincetown this Summer with Peaches Christ and Jinkx Monsoon from 7/4 – 7/26.


Jason Waterfalls

(aka Justin Heim) Jason Waterfalls has become a staple of burlesque in NYC, although he started burlesque with Bad Weather Burlesque in Fargo, ND. While in the Dakotas, he performed professionally in regional musical productions and danced with Northern Plains Dance and Fargo Moorhead Ballet before moving to New York where he danced with the Vanessa Long Dance Company for two years. He also cofounded Bad Apple Boylesque, NYC’s freshest male burlesque show, with his business parter, Don Chipotle. A well-rounded performer, he has sung bass with Echo A Cappella for four years and he has walked in New York Fashion Week the past two seasons. Justin is thrilled to back for a second season with Male Call!


Dean James


(aka Jordan Hall)
Coming to you all the way from Brooklyn NY, Jordan (aka Boy Radio, aka Dean James aka Rock Hardson) is thrilled to be joining the boys of Male Call for the very first time this Summer! No stranger to the stage, some of his previous work includes dancing on The Tonight Show (Charli XCX), and on the stage touring with Hairspray, Rocky Horror, Tommy (DTC) and a variety of nightclubs around the US and Europe. Sending a big thank you to the Post Office Café and Cabaret team for welcoming us, and a huge thank you to the Male Call production team! Now put down your books and let’s dance!


Man Drake


(aka Richard Schieffer)
Man Drake got his start dancing at the Perkins School of the Arts in Norwich, NY in 2000. He began with hip hop and quickly enrolled in more styles including modern, jazz, tap, and ballet. He danced with Phoenix Project Dance Theatre before moving to New York City in 2009. Since, Mandrake has danced for Channing Tatum, danced and choreographed for the girls of RuPaul’s Drag Race, been seen all over YouTube, been in the cast of Broadway Bares a few times. He is also the creative director of the Miss Hells Kitchen Drag Pageant. Not only is he passionate in his performance, but he also enjoys spending time as an activist through his art and performance.


Peter Mercury


Peter Mercury is a New York City-based aerialist, dancer, actor, and nightlife performer. Originally from Massachusetts, Peter holds a BFA in theatre performance from Salem State University and spent two years as the resident aerialist at Stage Nightclub Boston while dancing in burlesque shows at other Boston venues such as Club Cafe, Jacques, and Oberon. In NYC Peter has spent the past two years as a company member of the American Mime Theatre Company, while performing aerial at venues like House of Yes and Sony Hall, and has taken his act on the road to music festivals like Electric Forest. Peter is thrilled to be returning to his home of Cape Cod to join the cast of Male Call!


Shadoe


(aka Valton Jackson)
Valton Jackson is so excited to be spending his third summer in a row dancing with Ptown Male Call. He’s a southern boy all the way from Columbus, GA and holds a BA in Theatre from Berea College. National Tours: Joseph … Dreamcoat (Dan, u/s Joseph) directed by Tony Award Winner Andy Blankenbuehler, Guys & Dolls (Ensemble). Regional: Priscilla, Queen of the Desert (Ensemble, u/s Frank), Tarzan (Leopard), A Chorus Line (Richie), Jesus Christ Superstar (ensemble) directed by Eric Woodall, and the pre-Broadway production of the new musical Half Time (swing) at the Paper Mill Playhouse directed by Tony Award Winner Jerry Mitchell. Film & Television: Trial of Barnaby Finch (Shiva), Snooki & Jwoww, and Boardwalk Empire. Valton was a dancer in the 2016 Macy’s Thanksgiving day parade as well as an actor in Darius Rucker’s music video for “Love Do What It Do”, and he has also been both an underwear model and ballroom dancer for New York Fashion Week. Endless love and gratitude to Mama, Devin, friends, and family for all their love. Check out Valton’s new EP Told: The Remixes available


Tiger Stone (aka Pedro Rangel)


Pedro was recently seen performing in Beijing China with the American Musical Theatre Dance Company as Dance Captain in “Broadway Abroad”. A graduate with a BFA in music theatre from UNR. Pedro has worked with many famous choreographers such as Diane Laurenson, Mia Michaels, Louis van Amstel, and is thrilled to be back in Ptown for the second season of Male Call. When not doing music theatre Pedro is a commercial dancer for Nicole Scherzinger, Jennifer Lopez, Keisza and Hillary Duff and has sung backup for Patti Lupone. Pedro is also a contortion trained acrobat and teaches at multiple studios in the NYC area. Off-Broadway: The Orion Experience rock opera, El Nid (Duke theatre)
US tour: West Side Story (Big Deal/Swing) Nutcracker (Principle)
International: Ovo (Cirque du Soleil), Fame! The Musical. Regional: West Side Story (Northshore, TheOrdway, TBTS)
9 to 5 the musical (Hilton Head) Singin’ in the Rain (Hilton Head)