Dani Twigs is a flow artist, vocalist, guitarist, song writer, fire spinner, and DJ from Lansing, MI. She has performed at Electric Forest Music Festival, the Artist's Umbrella, Williamston's Holiday Light Parade, for The Tangent Gallery in Detroit, as well as for several 'That's Our Friend' events both digital and live, and as a fire spinner for Dixon's Violin at Blue Mitten Farms. Dani has taught hula hoop in Ann Arbor, and has also partnered musically with Detroit area musician & producer Torrey Gray as well as Denver based music producer Ess Be.
Dani enjoys traveling, and worked as a flight attendant for half a decade after high school before attending college and pursuing her art career. When not practicing her art, Dani works through her homegrown business, Declutter with Dani. Her goal as an ally and an artist is to create beauty, inspire a different perspective, and to be both a reflection of the divine and the human soul.
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Kylee Kellett is a mixed media artist and illustrator versed in acrylic painting, traditional, and digital art forms. She has also ventured into tattoo design. Kylee is the co-owner and operator of Shooting Star Arts LLC. She has worked on larger pieces such as a mural project for the J.W. Sexton High School and smaller commissions for friends and family. Kylee’s work has also been seen at the 2020 Carnival of the Creatives in Downtown Lansing. Kylee is local to the greater Lansing area and has lived here for a majority of her life. She has been a self-taught artist since she was six years old. All of the women in her family are artists in their own right and have always done their best to nurture her artistry. Kylee sites her dear friends Dani and Cassie as driving forces in her pursuit of her art career. Kylee hopes to expand her artistic knowledge and inspire others with her work.
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Anne K. Miranda is a casting director, producer, & actor who has starred in a variety of independent & short films, commercials, & television roles. She holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts, and a Master of Science from Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh, PA, where she also performed with the Carnegie Mellon Theatre Company.
A veteran of the stage & screen, Anne has performed in regional theatres & dinner theatres throughout Michigan & the Midwest including Jeff Daniels’ Purple Rose Theatre, the Williamston Theatre, MSU Summer Circle Theatre, the Tipping Point Theatre, Cornwell’s & the Blue Gate Theater. She has also performed on the East Coast including at the Blair Mansion Mystery Theater, Dundalk Community Theatre, the Montgomery Playhouse, and Silver Spring Stage. Anne has had the opportunity to perform in the Nation’s Capital at both Washington Savoyards & InterAct Theatre Company, as well as at Amusement Parks including Geauga Lake in Ohio, and Busch Gardens in Virginia.
In addition to her acting talents, Anne is also well versed in Jazz Dance, Ballet, Music Theatre, the ability to emulate a variety of accents & dialects, Ice Skating, Roller Skating, Skiing, Swimming, Golf, and both English & Western styles of Horseback Riding
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TongFx is a Professional Beatboxer, and former Dubstep Dancer residing in Lansing, MI. He is currently the State of Michigan’s Number 1 rated Beatboxer, and has competed at Beatboxing competitions throughout the country including at Midwest Beatbox Battle in Chicago, the Great Lakes Michigan Beatbox Battle Lansing (he is the organizer for this event too), The Beatbox Legends Battle in Atlanta, & the American Beatbox Championships. TongFx is currently ranked as one of the top 25 Beatboxers in the nation.
An active member of his artistic community, TongFx has performed locally at The Avenue, Green Door, The Loft, Urban Beat, in The Poetry Room at the Robin Theatre, at the 2020 Creative Placemaking Summit in Rotary Park, at the 2020 Carnival of the Creatives, and also as a Headliner for the Artist’s Umbrella. His beatboxing has also been featured on WLNS News 6, and in the Social Justice Dance Film “Justice in Motion” focused on the Black Lives Matter movement.
In addition to his career as a beatboxer, TongFx enjoys Gaming, being a baker, photographer, dancer, and is an accomplished Chef.
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