Composer / Singer / Producer David Nolan’s productions and songs have captured National News attention and have been featured in/on the Washington Post, Seattle Times, NBC, Salt Lake Tribune and in news outlets in Europe. David has been performing original compositions since the 4th grade and has written nearly 1,000 songs with over 1 million song streams / downloads / music video views (many of which can be found via his artist name "Jack Betty"). Having a true passion for live musical theater, David has written the music and lyrics for multiple musicals, including “The Good Shepherds” and “Happy Valley” (a musical focusing on depression and suicide awareness, set to debut late 2023). Proficiently playing several instruments, David has the rare ability to combine different instruments, genres & musical styles into immersive audio experiences. David’s most memorable live show was at The Van’s Warped Tour with his Pop-Rock band, where nearly 100,000 people attended that same concert. The only thing David loves more than music is spending time with his beautiful wife Alexis and their six amazing children.
Krystal DeCristo trained at the University of Utah, graduating last year with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Theatre (Musical Theatre Emphasis), were she undertook intensive courses in acting, vocal performance, and various styles of dance. This will be her first theatre production since graduating during the pandemic. Krystal also has experience in acting for film, commercial, and contemporary theatre. Her most recent and notable roles are as Ilse in Spring Awakening [Hale Center Theatre Orem; Filmed Production], Lilith/Lily in She Kills Monsters [Kingsbury Hall], Renfield u/s in Dracula, The Musical [Marriott Center for Dance], and Specialist’s Assistant in The Who’s Tommy [Egyptian Theater; Park City]. Krystal is currently signed with Talent Management Group.
Savannah Cordova is the legacy of a long line of story tellers, and is so excited for the opportunity to tell this fresh, and significant story. Savannah teaches Elementary Music, and has yet to find a student she couldn’t get to jam out on a Recorder. Savannah takes every opportunity to be on stage since her first show in 5th grade. Some of her favorite roles include Cyrano (Cyrano de Bergerac), and Pilar (Legally Blonde.) Her students’ favorites of her roles include Pearl (SpongeBob: The Musical), Dragon (Shrek) and Elsa, (Frozen.) Savannah would like to thank her amazing husband for his support and for driving her to Ogden every night.
Alexander (commonly known under the stage name “Alx”) is a R&B vocalist and songwriter hailing from Dallas, Texas. He has been performing and writing music since the early age of 8 years old. Over the past six years, Alx has traveled across the country performing his music in numerous venues. He is extremely active in working to make change that empowers marginalized communities, including starting a related nonprofit, working with city and government officials and organizing large-scale events. Alx is excited to be a part of a production that closely aligns with his personal passion.
Brandwynn Michelle is an actress, singer and all-around entertainer. She is an alumnus of Clark College, Vancouver, Washington. Past performance credits include Cordelia in Tragedy Averted, Deloris in Sister Act The Musical and Lucinda in Into The Woods. Film and Commercial credits include “Picture Perfect Holiday” and “Canvas Prints.” Brandy’s most notable performance to date was singing in front of 15,000+ people at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, CA. Brandy would like to thank her family, friends, The Good Shepherds creative team, her mentors and most importantly, God.