- Music Department
Southern New Jersey native, Ashlee Keating, is an actress, songwriter, dancer, model, and rising pop recording artist. She portrayed the leading role of Samantha Cole in Raymond Mamrak's "The Mint" (2015). She has four original songs on the soundtrack for the film. Ashlee also played the role of Stella in Michelle Danner's "The Bandit Hound" (2015). Ashlee has performed on Broadway and been on a National Tour. She has also played several leading roles in musicals. Ashlee has been writing music and recording with some of the industry's best including Sean Douglas (Warner/Chappell, Jason Derulo, Demi Lovato), three time Grammy award winning producer, Devine Evans (Lady Gaga, Rihanna, Beyonce, Britney Spears) Grammy award winning producing/songwriting team "The Jam" Mike Mani and Jordan Omley, Lil Eddie (Jessie J, Jennifer Lopez, Usher), and Alex Newburgh (Bruno Mars,LL Cool J, Raven Symone). Watch for her single release and album coming soon. Her original holiday song, "Ice Kingdom," was selected to be a part of Coca-Cola's "52 Songs of Happiness" campaign for up-and-coming artists. Only 52 artists from around the world were selected to be a part of the program."Ice Kingdom" was also on Radio Disney's top holiday songs list for 2014. Ashlee was selected to perform for various high profile artists on tour, including Demi Lovato, Keke Palmer, Raven Symone, and Jasmine Sullivan. In 2015, she was a featured performer on ABC-TV in Philadelphia, PA for the Thanksgiving Day Parade. Ashlee also performed for ABC-TV at the Tree Lighting ceremony in Philadelphia, PA. She was also a featured performer on QVC Network for The Old Fashioned Christmas Parade. Ashlee began her singing career at the age of three. She appeared as a weekly featured solo artist on ABC-TV in Philadelphia, PA as part of Al Albert's TV Showcase (1996-2001). Her acting career began at the age of four when she played the role of "Molly" in Annie in a local theatre production (1997). She went on to land the leading role of "Gretl" in The Sound of Music at the age of six starring Richard Chamberlain both on Broadway and in the National Tour (1999). She played the leading role of "Annie" in Annie at the Walnut Street Theatre in Philadelphia, PA and broke the box office record (2003/2004). Ashlee was a weekly episode winner on CBS' Star Search (2004) and appeared on Nickelodeon's hit shows iCarly (2011) and Victorious (2012). She was selected as a Radio Disney up-and-coming artist (2008) and was part of their Incubator Program, which allowed her music to be played on Radio Disney and gave her the chance to perform at several of their live shows. Stay tuned for an epic release of her solo Pop album and and many great things to come from Ashlee. She is very excited to share her new music with her fans. This is an album not to be missed.
- Samantha Cole
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