MEET TEAM BAM!
Khaliah has over 18 years working in the entertainment industry and working as a Child and Youth Worker. She was the lead performer at Famous Peoples Players and loves working with children and adults with exceptional abilities.
- Role Model of the Year Award from James Maloney in 2016.
- Playing For Keeps Leadership Award.
- Canadian Small Business Award.
- MJKO Inspirational Award 2017.
- Khalilah has also been featured on CityTV, The OWN Network, Good News Toronto & Rogers Access.
Is a Humber College graduate from their Early Childhood Education program. Currently, Keisha is an RECE Program Supervisor working at PLASP Child Care Services. Keisha has been working as a Performer/Puppeteer with Aunty B and BAM Children's Entertainment for 2 years. Keisha enjoys working with children and has a passion for performing.
Robert has had a varied career as a professional pianist, accompanist, vocalist, music director, choir director and vocal/repertoire coach. He has played with many multi-genre ensembles on two continents – including two UK tours with Canadian roots supergroup "Tanglefoot".
Robert is an award winning songwriter – with awards from the Dallas Songwriters Association Song Contest and the Billboard Word Song Contest - among others. His band The Fairest and Best (www.thefairestandbest.com) has garnered significant licensing interest - including three network licensing contracts from The Discovery Channel, FOX Sports and NASCAR as well as 15 other notable TV programs – none of which he has ever watched!
Robin is a very eclectic being that spends quite a lot of time wandering about in her imagination, from whence she builds things and tells stories.
Robin has been making toys, puppets and art for longer than she can remember. A graduate of OCAD in video and performance, she has also been an illustrator, photographer, sculptor and writer. Currently, she is the owner-operator of RoRo Art and co-operator of Rorokiti (with Kristi Ann Holt of Anarkiti), making toys, puppets, clothing and art; and doing custom work at Studio 81&3/4 in the Beaches.
Robin builds large theatrical puppets for stage and film and puppeteers a small, mischievous sock puppet named What What. Robin has performed puppetry at live shows, festivals, television and in music videos. She also teaches puppet building & performing workshops for children and adults.
Lenny has been singing and playing big band swing, he has written a series of fast paced, “swingable” tunes which he has now recorded. Over the past 20 years Lenny's career has extended past children television; to working on jingles and jazzing it up in jazz bands stretching out his unique talent to play multiple flute instruments.