Trista Olivas has been working with children for nearly 15 years. She worked at Riverside Children’s Theatre for five years where she taught acting classes from pre-K to 8th grade. She has also taught music at Gymboree, NY and currently performs with the Rockin’ Railroad band at Kidville. While attending San Diego State University, Trista wrote a musical with her classmates that toured elementary and junior high schools in and around San Diego County. She has appeared on many stages throughout Southern California. She holds a BFA in Acting from California State University of Fullerton, with additional study in musical theatre and voice at San Diego SU, California Institute of the Arts, and Riverside Community College. She loves performing for and working with children. It is one of her greatest passions in life!
Will Leet is a Brooklyn-based singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist and NYC children's musician. After graduating from the University of Connecticut in 2013, with an Economics Degree and Music Minor he moved to the city to pursue his passion of music. Since December of 2013, Will has worked as a singer, guitarist, and pianist at Kidville in multiple locations around the city. Over the last year at Union Square Kidville, he has worked with Trista to bring their music program to a reputable status. He has also led play groups solo, with a startup in the West Village called "6 Degrees of Mom" He has also worked for Childs Play NY, as accompanist for children's musical productions of Beauty and the Beast, Frozen and Peter Pan.
Prior to working with toddlers, he worked as a camp counselor for several years, where he shared his talents with children and inspired them to take music lessons.
This event will take place on the Carousel Lawn located at 30 West Broad Street in Mill River Park!