World class adjudicators booked for BPAC this year!
Adam was born and raised in Melbourne Australia, but his acting work has taken him around the world.
Starting in TV and Theatre in Australia and Asia, his stage debut was in the original production of Boy From Oz. He didn’t stop there moving onto productions of Grease, Cats, Mamma Mia, Footloose and the lead role of Tony Manero (made famous by John Travolta) in Saturday Night Fever - The Musical
That role took him to London to play Tony in the West End production.
From there he went straight into the TV series ‘Hollyoaks; In the City’. Still pursuing his dream of Broadway he decided to make the move to the Big Apple.
That dream came true when he stepped on stage in the lead role of ‘Bert’ in Mary Poppins on Broadway.
His TV credits while in the America include 30 ROCK, Sherri, and All My Children to name a few.
Deone Zanotto has been fortunate enough to perform on some of the world’s great stages, culminating in her life-long dream of performing on Broadway. Deone was cast in the revival production of A Chorus Line at the Schoenfeld Theatre, only a few weeks after arriving in New York.
Deone’s career has seen her perform a variety of powerhouse roles around the world.
Having just completed a tour of the U.S performing in concerts of ‘The Music of Andrew Lloyd Webber’, she also recently appeared as Ivy in the new musical Tina Girlstar for New York Stage and Film.
Other favorite roles include Diana, Maggie, Christine and Cassie in A Chorus Line (Broadway), Anyanka in Bajour (York Theatre) , Madonna and understudy Killer Queen in Ben Elton and Queens mega rock musical We Will Rock You (West Ed, London), Dinah in South Pacific for the BBC, the Lead Vocalist in Dirty Dancing – which earned her an Aria nomination, Stephanie Mangano in Saturday Night Fever, Rusty in Footloose The Musical, Estelle in The Full Monty, Carmen Diaz in Fame - The Musical, Annie in Leader of the Pack – The Ellie Greenwich Musical (singing the show’s hit song “River Deep Mountain High”), Brandy in Oh! What a Night, and Anybody’s in her first musical, West Side Story. Career highlights include performing at te Great Hall of The People in Beijing and also in Shanghai with Fei Xiang (Kris Phillips) in Andrew Lloyd Webber’s Masterpiece, and singing with Queen’s Brian May and Roger Taylor at the Dominion Theatre London for Freddy Mercury’s 60th birthday celebration.
One of Deone’s most favorite roles was playing Merry Murderess ‘Velma Kelly’ in the Australasian tour of Chicago.
Most recently she went back to ‘the line’ to play Cassie in A Chorus Line here in Australia.