Jen Taylor most recently performed in the Broadway revival of ELF the Musical. Also on Broadway, she appeared in Disney’s Mary Poppins and the Roundabout Theatre Company’s revival of The Apple Tree, starring Kristin Chenoweth. 1st national touring credits include Mary Poppins as Katie Nanna and understudy for several roles, and The Drowsy Chaperone, where she appeared in the roles of Janet and Kitty and served as Dance Captain. She has also staged productions of The Drowsy Chaperone for Networks Tours, Music Theatre of Wichita and Ogunquit Playhouse. Regionally she has appeared at Paper Mill Playhouse (Annie), Goodspeed Opera House (A Little Night Music, George M!, Brigadoon), and North Shore Music Theatre (Thoroughly Modern Millie, Nine, The Full Monty, Joseph & the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, A Christmas Carol, Fiddler on the Roof and My Fair Lady). In addition to performing, she is also a certified Pilates instructor, teaching group classes and private sessions throughout Manhattan. She graduated cum laude from NYU’s Steinhardt School with a Bachelor in Music (Music Theatre concentration). She has also appeared as a guest artist with the Omaha Symphony and twice traveled to Florence, Italy with a group of NYU alumni to sing for Italian patrons of NYU. She returned to Florence again in May of 2011 to wed her now husband, Mark Ledbetter. www.pilatesbyjentaylor.com
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Mark Ledbetter is currently performing in the Broadway-aimed The SpongeBob Musical. Featuring direction by Tina Landau and choreography by Christopher Gattelli, the show is being produced by Nickelodeon and will play Chicago's Oriental Theatre before transferring to Broadway. Recently he was in the Tony Award winning Broadway musical A Gentleman’s Guide To Love And Murder. He has also been seen on Broadway in the original company of A Christmas Story, Disney’s Mary Poppins where he understudied and frequently performed the role of Bert and in the Roundabout Theatre Company’s Tony Award winning revival of Anything Goes where he understudied and performed the roles of Billy Crocker, Lord Evelyn Oakleigh, Moonface Martin and the Captain. Off-Broadway Mark appeared in The Tin Pan Alley Rag with the Roundabout Theatre Company, A Tree Grows in Brooklyn and Of Thee I Sing with City Center Encores!, and Being Audrey and Our Town with Transport Group. Mark’s 1st national touring credits include Robert Martin in The Drowsy Chaperone and Jimmy in Thoroughly Modern Millie. He also originated the roles of Jimmy and Scooter in the world premier cast of Irving Berlin’s White Christmas and in subsequent years was seen in the Danny Kaye role, Phil Davis, in the San Francisco, Detroit and St. Paul companies. Mark can also be heard on the show’s cast album. His regional highlights include Leo opposite Patti LuPone in The Kennedy Center production of Marc Blitzstein’s opera, Regina; both Tony and Riff in West Side Story at The Human Race Theatre Company and the Pioneer Theatre Company, respectively; Cosmo Brown in Singin’ in the Rain at NSMT; and Romance, Romance at Paper Mill Playhouse. In addition to his stage work, Mark’s on camera credits include It Runs in the Family, The Producers Movie, South Pacific at Carnegie Hall and “The Job.” Mark graduated from Northwestern University with a Bachelor of Music in Opera and Acting. www.markledbetter.com