Branson Comedy Company Players

BCC Players

Shelley Waggener

Producer/actor

Shelley is an award winning actress and star of both TV and film including, “The Last Movie Star”, with Burt Reynolds and Ariel Winter and the Oscar nominated “Winter’s Bone” with Jennifer Lawrence, for which she won “Best Supporting Actress” in Australia. She serves as a board member and national delegate for SAG-AFTRA. Though Shelley continues to work in film in the national markets, she resides in Branson area and is currently in development for a TV sitcom. She has been working with elected government officials to implement a film incentives program to being more production to Missouri and Branson.

Renee Michaels

Producer/Actor

Award winning Actor/Director/Writer/ Director, Renee has starred in both community and professional theater as well as in dozens of commercials, music video and film. Her credits include the award winning short films, “The Bridge” and “The Long Dark Way”. Other credits include “The Dellville Witch” and “Pruning the Family Tree” in which she was won “Best Actress”. Her production company, Seven Dreams Films, is currently producing two web series. She is also in development for a TV sitcom.

Andy Barrett

Actor

Andy Barrett has been performing consistently since 2014. In that time, he has trained and performed in Branson, Springfield, Kansas City, and Chicago. His main passion is improv, which he has prolifically performed, taught, and directed both independently and for theatres. In his spare time, Andy writes for his improv blog, thinks about improv, thinks about thinking about improv, and occasionally sleeps.

Adler Davidson

Actor

Adler Davidson is a 22-year-old YouTuber, stand-up comedian, and comedic singer/songwriter. He has been making comedy YouTube videos since he was 16-years-old, and has written/produced two comedy albums, both available on Spotify. He’s also been a lead vocalist for the VeggieTales silly song, I Love Sardines. His debut short film, 5 Year Plan, won the “Best Comedy” and “People’s Choice” awards in the Faultline Film Festival. This short film was then incorporated into his debut stand-up special, 5 Year Plan, available on YouTube.

Katy Meeks

Actor

Katy Meeks has been improvising and performing since 2014, and has been a part of countless comedy shows. She has trained extensively with the Kansas City Improv Company, Chicago Improv Studio, and more. Besides performing, teaching, and directing improv, Katy also has a background in stand-up comedy, and has hosted several open mics and showcases. When not performing, Katy enjoys listening to true crime podcasts and loving her dogs.

Carrie Orlando

Actor

Carrie Orlando is an Actor, Dancer, and Choreographer. She has worked as a Producer and Director and is currently studying Makeup Artistry. Carrie performed on America’s Got Talent, with Magician Taylor Reed and worked alongside world-renowned Magician, Brett Daniels, as an Assistant and Dancer. Carrie was also Assistant Director and Choreographer for the Three Redneck Tenors. She has been a Choreographer, Actor, and Dancer in Tony Orlando’s Great American Christmas Show, since 2010. She currently stars in Haven-Find Your Safety which is currently streaming on 24 Flix.

Rusty Reagan

Actor

Rusty Reagan is an  Actor/ Writer.He has done numerous commercials, TV appearances, and live stage performances. Born and raised in Pasadena California he has spent the last 40 years performing for audiences . His list of shows in the Branson area include Silver Dollar city as a train robber / conductor and also performing at the Pierce Arrow Theater in the improv show among other shows. He is excited to be a part of the Branson Comedy Company and ls looking forward to entertaining our guest throughout the upcoming season.