THE TADA TENORS
Originally from Okoboji, IA, Drew has sung with Lyric Opera of Chicago, Des Moines Metro Opera, Virginia Opera, Sarasota Opera, Castleton Festival, Chicago Opera Theater, Chamber Opera Chicago, Ash Lawn Opera, Opera for the Young, Virginia Consort, Dubuque Symphony Orchestra and was a Central Region Finalist in the Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions in 2010. Since moving to Nebraska in 2012, Drew regularly sings with Opera Omaha, Abendmusik, The Nebraska Wind Symphony, First-Plymouth Church, Trinity Episcopal Church, Saint Cecelia Cathedral, UNO, Creighton University, TADA Productions, and sings the National Anthem for the UNO Maverick Hockey team, Olympic Swim Trials, Olympic Curling Trials, and College World Series.
Dr. Tully is thrilled to be returning to TADA after his appearance as Jim in Pump Boys and Dinettes and Ash in Evil Dead The Musical. His previous roles at TADA include Smudge in Forever Plaid, Anthony in Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street, The Fonz in Happy Days A New Musical and Gaston in Disney’s Beauty and the Beast at Pinewood Bowl. Dr. Tully relocated from Tempe to Lincoln in 2005, after earning B.M. and M.M. degrees in Voice from Arizona State University. He earned his Doctor of Musical Arts degree from UNL in 2013. He has found success in a wide range of vocal styles in a career that has taken him from the world of opera, oratorio and art song, to jazz, blues, music theatre, and acappella. Michael currently serves as Director of Music Ministries at Trinity United Methodist Church in south Lincoln and maintains a healthy balance of work, family, and performing. He is a proud husband to wife Linden and father of two children Julia and Graham.
Mr. Montague has loved singing music for years and has appeared in such TADA roles as Riff Raff in The Rocky Horror Show and as Jinx in Forever Plaid at the Lied Center’s Johnny Carson Theatre. A current member of the Lincoln Continentals barbershop chorus, he has also sung with Lincoln's Basement Opera Company and Opera Omaha. A singer of all styles of music from showtunes to country, BJ was also seen in the role of Cogsworth in Beauty and the Beast at Pinewood Bowl. Thrilled to be singing with both Michael and Drew, BJ recently became a grandfather for the second time.