James “Prez” Carter
Currently working at Good Morning America (7 Years),Also G Uptown in Harlem,Also In Harlem The National Black Theatre as In-House Light Designer, He also worked at the World Famous Apollo Theatre (20Years), As The World Turns –Special Effect Dept, BMCC, Billie Holiday Theater, Town Hall in Flushing Queens as Light Director/Designer, NFT, NEC. Worked on Broadway,off Bway and Tours such as: Harlem Coffee Shop, Your Arms Too Short To Box With God, Smokey Joe’s Café, The Boys Choir Of Harlem, Mama I Want To Sing, Comin Uptown, Sophisticated Ladies. James worked with celebrities as Patti Labelle, SWV, The Late Great Gregory Hines, Xscape, The late Great Luther Vandross, Debbie Allen, Phylicia Allen, Carol Woods, Tichina Arnold, Tisha Campbell-Martin, Ralph Carter, Haywood Nelson, Ray Chew, Faith Evans, Imajin, Monica to name a few. James is also a Light & Sound Designer, Director, Producer, Executive CD Producer, Tech Director, Production Manager. My Production Company is called: Big Fish Productions, Inc. & Carter Management
He was nominated for an Audelco Recognition Award for best light designer on the show: Sango: Lord Of Thunder at The NBT in 2006.
you can reach me at: jcarter891@aol
Dean “HB” Vitale
Dean Vitale AKA “HB” (Home Boy) was born 5/14 in New Haven, CT.
By the age of 3 months Dean was signed with A+ Models and did many print jobs through the age of 7. He was also was featured in two commercials for DCF in CT. After his last commercial Dean decided to take sometime from modeling and focus on his love of basketball.
He always had a love for music. At the age of nine his mom’s friend gave him an MBOX2 and he started to discover his talents as a singer/rapper. With influences like Will Smith, Michael Jackson, Brian McKnight and T-Pain. HB started writing lyrics. With the help of his mom’s friend Sean aka SWISH, Dean known at the time as lil Dean wrote his first song “BIG POW!”. Dean also started taking a few dance classes at the various dance studios’
After a few years of playing around with Beats and Lyrics Dean got involved in a Performance Team at Jamz Studio, owned by his mom Jennifer Vitale. As he got more involved with the Performance Group and as Dean’s family and friends became privy to his talents, they encouraged Dean to entertain and perform more. His music became more important to him and the performer Dean started to evolve. Now 16, Dean has decided to take “HB” to the next level and advance his career.