Cathy was with the Anita Bryant Show in Branson Mo. for 3 years. Cathy worked as a choreographer, co-director and featured performer for Anita and well as co-director of Anita's Christmas Show which won "Best Female Christmas Show" of 1996. The male show that year was "The Andy Williams Show".
She was also the director of the "Anita Bryant Company", a group of aspiring singers and dancers in Branson. Under the directorial talents of Cathy Reynolds all of the students sharpened their musical talents and most found their way into Branson shows. Many are still there performing in shows. Some have followed their dreams to Nashville and Hollywood appearing on the first "American Idol".
Cathy choreographed for the "Positive Country Show" in Branson and Moe Bandy.
She has been called upon to choreograph local plays.
She is currently director of her performing arts studio and has show choirs which perform nationally including Disney World, Six Flags, Branson Mo. and the White House, Washington D.C. The Central Illinois Performing Arts Studio is designed to bring out the talent in the students making them performers and future stars. Some of the former students are currently performing in regional and national shows.
Her new CD "When Faith Calls" was produce by Jerry Kelso of Nashville, Tennessee. Her style is simular to Sandi Patty with powerful highsand a feel and sound of her own. Jerry Kelso wrote most of the music for the CD as well as the featured Freedom Flag. He is also the pianist for the Southern Gospel group, "The Stamps Quartet". The Stamps are a Dove Award and Grammy Award winning group. He also writes for music publishing companies like Centergy Music Group and Daywind.
Cathy believes her calling to gospel music was a life time nudging from the Lord. The stage was set and soon all the players were in place and her singing talents were released with Jerry Kelso's writing and producing. Many people came together on her CD project to make it happen, all of whom have had some association with Trinity Music TBN. The list includes Jason Webb (Piano/keyboard/B3/digital) recently nominated for "Creative Support" at the Southern Gospel Music Guild, "Harmony Honors" award show in Nashville.
The CD was recorded at Trinity Broadcastings, Trinity Music City Studios in Hendersonville, TN. under the direction of Rick Lloyd and Jerry Kelso. The CD is a collection of original songs giving praise to God. Some are very up beat and others fills ones ears with inspirational praise. There are also 3 patriotic songs. The "Freedom Flag" written by Jerry Kelso tells a story of America's freedom and history of those who have fought for its' freedom. When she sings it you can almost feel the Flag wrapped around you. It has been well received during performances with veterans and military audiences. Cathy performs annually for the Veterans Convention in Branson MO. She always performs when asked for VFW's and legion halls. She is also a guest artist at the Walter White Motown Show in Branson giving the show a gospel feel so desired in Branson. She performed her own shows in that same theater. Walter White is the former lead singer for the legendary Platters.
Cathy had lead roles in many plays and has also won numerous talent contests including her home town's crown of Miss Morton. She is also the President of Morton's Kiwanis Club for the past 3 years. Serving the children of the world and the community.
For booking information Call RT Entertainment 309-742-8586 fax 309-742-8587
Check out the artist's website:
1. Magnify Your Majesty
2. When Faith Calls Love Will Answer
3. I am Crucified With Christ
4. Lead Me My Love
5. The Freedom Flag
6. God Bless America Medley
7. Let God's Love Reach Out
8. The Star Spangled Banner
9. Face To Face
10. Jesus Will Always Be There For You