KO Parties is spearheaded by Liz Nash, an experienced actress and singer who specializes in working with people with special needs; and Katy O'Melia, an experienced, classically trained actress and singer who loves bringing magic to children of all ages! Based out of Norwalk, CT, but with performers all over the state, we are willing to travel all over CT and into New York State. Party services include singalongs, dancing games, story time, and/or "Princess/Prince training"; we will work with you to ensure your party experience is unique to your needs. Partnered with TeachArt2Me of East Hartford, CT for face painting & balloon twisting requests and events.
Katy O'Melia is the founder and manager of KO Parties. She learned the art of acting through local children's theatre group, Crystal Theatre and undertook professional singing lessons for years. In college, she studied marketing & design, but kept up with her passion for performing - singing with the Boston University Symphonic Chorus at various prestigious venues, including Symphony Hall (Boston) and Carnegie Hall (New York).
Katy's characters: Fairest Princess, Midnight Princess, Sleeping Princess, Bookworm Princess, Mermaid Princess, Tower Princess, Snow Queen, Amarié Unicorn Princess, Gardenia Flower Fairy, Marvelous Captain, Superhero Spy, Evil Queen, Evil Fairy, Pirate Captain Kat Crawford
Liz Nash is the president, social media manager, booking manager, and a performer at KO Parties. She has worked with other party companies over the past several years, and brings experience with charity work and special needs people to the table. She honed her craft at Hartford Conservatory, where she majored in Vocal Performance. Liz is CPR and First-Aid certified, and knows American Sign Language.
Liz's characters: Snow Princess, Bookworm Princess, Troll Princess, Sleeping Princess, Mermaid Princess, Godmother Fairy, Dog Villain
Other Cast Members:
Emily - Scottish Princess, Rotten Princess, Wonderland Princess, Fairest Princess, Tower Princess, Sleeping Princess, Snow Queen, Snow Princess, Evil Fairy, Undersea Villain
Chuan - Bayou Princess, Bookworm Princess, Midnight/"It's Possible" Princess, Undersea Villain
Kassie - Snow Princess, Dragon Princess, Bookworm Princess, Mermaid Princess, Snow Queen
Eilee - Fairest Princess, Bookworm Princess, Midnight Princess, Tower Princess, Snow Princess
Raul - Reindeer King, Tower Prince, Spider Hero
Alondra - Amulet Princess, Mermaid Princess, Snow Princess, Rotten Princess
Teah - Dragon Gem Princess, Midnight Princess, Wayfinder Princess