ALUMNI HALL OF FAME

We’re looking for former students of DSD. If you are an alumni of Deborah's Stage Door please email us and tell us how you are doing. We would also like to know what you are doing, any life event changes, new and exciting things going on in your life. Please email us here and you may find youself on this page..

Mark burrell

Mark Burrell, '97

A graduate of the Juilliard School in New York City and made his Broadway debut in the First National Tour of Fosse.  He is currently the Assistant Choreographer for Radio City Music Hall’s Christmas Spectacular starring the world famous Rockettes.  His movie debut was in the film, The Producers.  Other theatrical productions include:  CATS, Disney’s Beauty and the Beast,Broadway for Hilary, and Seven Brides for Seven Brothers.  Television credits include:  CBS’s Late Show with David Letterma... read more

Matthew rustowicz

Matthew Rustowicz, '99

Matt, who now resides in Los Angeles, began  his professional career training at the Performing Arts Center with renowned choreographers such as Joe Malone, Marguerite Derricks, Peggy Holmes, and Michael Rooney.  Matt has been privileged to work with Dick Van Dyke, Mary Tyler Moore, Sigourney Weaver, Debbie Reynolds, Sally Fields, Tracey Ullman, Ally McBeal and many others.  He has been in numerous industrials and national commercials for companies such as General Electric, Southern Bell, Mic... read more

Meghan garstang

Meghan Garstang, '99

Currently performing as ‘Lorraine’, and is the understudy for the leading role, ‘Peggy Sawyer’ in the International/National Tour of Broadway’s ‘42nd Street’. Prior to being cast in ‘42nd Street’, Meghan was the female lead in ‘Tap Happy Two’ in Disney’s newest park, Tokyo Disney Sea in Japan. While living in New York City, she worked on the set of ABC’s ‘Extreme Make-Over: Home Edition’. Meghan also graduated in April 2003 from The University of Michigan with a B.S. in Honors Biochemistry an... read more

Melissa Smith

Melissa Smith has appeared in two major reality TV competitions, Making the Band 3 and Pussycat Dolls Present: The Search for the Next Doll.  At present she is a solo singer and recently released a music video for her debut single and is working on her debut album for 4847 Records.

Noel Becker

Noel Becker is living in New York and is pursuing  a career in acting and dance.  He has most recently been seen on “One Life to Life” and “Law and Order”.  He also performed with the international touring company of Fosse

Rachel Ross, '98

She is a professional make-up artist, model, and dancer and she is working with the Showstopper American Dance Championships. She has performed at The Celebrity Theater in Myrtle Beach, SC. Rachel has just introduced her own cosmetic line and has a unique talent for making you look beautiful.

Randy Thornhill, '00

Currently performing as Big Bird in the touring production of 1-2-3 Imagine. Randy has also been seen as a performer on the Royal Caribbean Cruise Line and in various episodes of the HBO Billie Crystal movie 61*.

Sarah smith

Sarah Christine Smith, '95

She has danced in films such as all 3 Austin Powers, She's All That and most recently Year One with Jack Black and Johnny Depps upcoming film Rango. Her theatrical TV credits include guest stars/ co-stars on shows like "Cold Case", "CSI NY", "What About Brian", "Drake and Josh", "The OC", "The Suite Life of Zack and Cody" and Aaron Sorkin's "Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip". Sarah's also stared in the movies The Open Door and... read more

Spencer redford

Spencer Redford, '00

Most recently been seen in the film “Look”.  In 2004 she was the lead actress in the Disney Channel movie “Pixel Perfect”.  She has appeared in the role of Caitlin on the Emmy award winning daytime drama “The Young and the Restless”.  Past performances include, Jake in Progress, Arrested Development, The Trail to Hope Rose, That’s So Raven, Law and Order as well as many other films and commercials.