Daisy Hobbs (Velma Kelly) is thrilled to be making her Arkansas Rep debut! Broadway: Disney's Aladdin (OBC). Off-Broadway: Muriel Benson in On a Clear Day You Can See Forever (Irish Rep). National Tours: Memphis (1st Nat'l). Regional: Papermill Playhouse, Pittsburgh Public, 5th Avenue Theatre, MUNY, Baltimore Centerstage. TV/Film: "Law and Order". Daisy is the first woman of color to create, write and star in a musical web series. Called "OUTCAST", the series is based on Daisy's misadventures auditioning in NYC-check it out at! NYC Solo Concerts: "Here, an Evening of Song" (Triad Theatre) and "Songs by Daisy Hobbs". Improv/Sketch Comedy: Upright Citizens Brigade. Training: BFA Carnegie Mellon University. Thanks to GOD, family, friends and her AMAZING husband, Rahmael! Follow Daisy on social media! IG: @DaisyHobbsComedy Twitter: @DaisyHobbs.   


Rachel Perlman (Ensemble/Mona) is thrilled to be back at The Rep, where she performed in Mary Poppins 4 years ago, and also where she fell in love with her fellow chimney sweep and now-fiancé Erik (who is also sharing the stage with her here again!). Select credits: Nat’l & Int’l Tour of Joseph...Technicolor Dreamcoat, Prince of Egypt (Tuacahn Amphitheatre), Matilda (Regional Premiere-Tuacahn), Cinderella (Tuacahn), Grease: The Musical on Royal Caribbean (Cha Cha), West Side Story (North Shore Music Theatre), Mary Poppins (The Rep, NBFT), 42nd Street (Mill Mountain Theatre, Interlakes Theatre), All Shook Up (Palace Theatre), Singin’ in the Rain (NBFT). BFA: Elon University. Endless thanks to Peter for the wonderful opportunity to return to this theatre that is so special to her, to The Wassell’s for generously hosting us and being the best super fans I could ask for the past 4 years (especially Amelia & Stacie), to ATB, to my family and future in-laws for their unwavering support and love, to our adorable puppy Banks for bringing so much joy into our lives, and to Erik for being my best friend and partner in adventure and life for the past 4 years since we were last on this stage together, and in the next infinity to come...I love you! @Rachelmperlman

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