So proud of Adrian who has just been accepted to the prestigious HS, LaGuardia HS of the Arts. Adrian joined Haven Kids Rock in 2008 at the age of five. In his 7 1/2 years with us. He has appeared in the New York Lottery Commercial as a soloist, featured on New York 1, The Today Show, The Couch, and an episode of My Fair Wedding. He has appeared in the Daily News, Town and Country Magazine, Think.MTV.com, Tonic.com and Q 104.3.
He has performed at the Palace Theater opening up for the Broadway Show, Annie. He has sung at the L’Oreal Christmas Party at the Edison Ballroom and performed the Broadway hit song, Tomorrow at a private event at Charles Strouse home. He has graced the stages as such venues as the Bitter End, Crash Mansion, Yale Club and Jakes Saloon.
Most recently, Adrian was accepted into the Broadway For All summer conservatory program. Only 45 children out of 1000's of submissions are chosen.
Marangelic joined the program in 2010. She like Adrian has performed all over New York. She has also taken up guitar and studies privately on the weekend. Marangelic has appeared in the New York Lottery Commercial along with 21 other Haven Kids and last fall, she as featured in the Phillips SimplyGo Commercial singing. The commercial garnered over 8 million views in less than a month. Both Marangelic and Adrian graduated from Mott Haven Academy Charter School at the top of their class. They continue to sing with the Haven Kids Rock singing club.
Cielo and Carol
Cielo and Carol have both been in the program since the start. The two girls were inseparable so it should come as know surprise they were selected to appear in a Dove Commercial about the Empowerment of women together. They also were both soloist in the New York Lottery Commercial.
Carol was interviewed by New York 1 and sang a duet with Adrian Acosta at Charles Strouse private party. The girls continue to strive in school and the arts.
Jayanna has only been with Haven Kids Rock music program for the past two years and yet she has already been making waves. Her sweet, soft singing voice and infectious smile has already landed her a commercial for the Rockefeller Foundation, Empowerment of women and girls all over. She just finished filming the commercial and is looking forward to her performance at the Bitter End in June.
Melanie Frease was accepted into an exceptional Junior High School after graduating from Haven Academy. While at Haven she participated in Haven Kids Rock, performing in venues throughout the city. Melanie has appeared in national television commercials for Metro PCS and the New York Lottery, with Haven Kids Rock. She has proudly saved all of the proceeds from the commercials for her college education.
Ruby Joined the program in 2014. She has performed at the Barclay’s Center with Roger Waters, The Bitter End, Prince George Ballroom, The Metropolitan Cub, The New York Bar Association, The Sheen Center and The Center for Discovery. She recently filmed a commercial for Apple.
Five Haven Kids Rock students were accepted into the prestigious Broadway For All summer conservatory program. An all-expense paid music, acting and dance program.
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