The Tis the Season Cast & Creative Folks
Lisa Stanley - Founder & Artistic Director - Alto and Soprano
Lisa Stanley founded the Voices Of Christmas twenty-eight years ago when she realized that if she wanted to keep working in show business she had to create something herself. Under her leadership, VOC is now the go-to Christmas caroling company in the Los Angeles area and is called on by studios, producers and film makers to lend authenticity to their Christmas productions.
Lisa oversees the hiring, training, costuming and scheduling of the over 70 professional singers that work for her during the season. During the rest of the year, Lisa is a well-know Los Angeles area actor and performer. She and her husband live in Los Angeles.
Julie Carrillo - Assistant - Alto
Julie is Lisa's assistant as well as performing on the gigs where a solid team player is needed. Julie works in the Voices of Christmas office in the mornings assisting with contracts, payroll, scheduling and contacting the talent and then will go out and sing at various gigs in the afternoons and evenings. She's been with the VOC for more than ten years and still loves her job. Julie lives in Los Angeles.
Rick Kleber - Bass
Rick is one of the longest tenured members of the Voices of Christmas and tries to keep things light and entertaining as the season winds down to the last days and everyone gets stressed. When it is not Christmas, Rick is an actor and performer and can be seen in stage shows from San Diego to Sacramento. Rick divides his time between L.A. and Northern California.
John Adkison - Tenor
John has been singing with VOC for about twelve years comes to L.A. during the holiday season to sing. As he says, he doesn't have a day-time job during VOC's short season and is available to sing whenever needed. John is also an accomplished pianist and skilled stage actor, he was Harold Hill in the national tour of Music Man in 2015. John and his wife live in Northern California.