Anna Maria High – Anna is well known for brassy, buxom and belty roles with attitude. Originally a classical singer, she found her niche while attending Metro State University and participating in various musical theatre productions. She is beyond blessed to be back on stage at the Aurora Fox. She gained critical acclaim for her portrayal of Serena in Gershwin’s Porgy and Bess and Hattie McDaniel in Hi-Hat Hattie. You may remember her in Once on this Island as Mama Euralie, The Color Purple as Sofia and as Effie White in Ignite Theatre’s Dreamgirls (Henry Award nominee). Other credits: Disenchanted as The Princess who Kissed the Frog, Chicago as Mama Morton, Smokey Joe’s Café as B.J., Violet the Musical as Lula, Shrek The Musical as Dragon, RENT as Seasons of Love soloist, Swing! as Lead Vocalist, Avenue Q as Gary Coleman, Ragtime as Sarah’s Friend, Seussical: The Musical as Sour Kangaroo and various Magic Moments Inc. productions.