Angelique Daugherty - 2020 Ms. Elite U.S. (Woman of Achievement)
(Artistic Director, Music Director, Writer)
From Chicago, Il, hails your 2020 Ms. U.S. Elite, talent sensation, Director and Producer, Angelique Marie! Dubbed the ‘voice of an Angel’, yet with the power of a thunderous belt, she has an extensive repertoire ranging from Classical and Opera to Broadway, Pop, R&B, Latin and Rock. Being trained classically and able to sing in 5 different languages, her love for soul music inspires her to sing with contemporary flair, yet she possesses the training and repertoire to utilize proper Vocal and Breathing technique to foster an extremely well-rounded Performer/ ShowChoir. She also firmly believes in the power to reach people through music and motivates and encourages her students to use their individual strengths to move their audiences in various and powerful ways throughout their performances.
Angelique’s Artistic Credentials/ Titles: "Phantom of the Opera" (Christine), "Jesus Christ Superstar" (Simon), "Guys and Dolls" (Sarah Brown), "Aladdin" (Jasmine), "Stop, In The Name of Love" (Rita) & featured roles in Grease, Carousel, and a plethora of plays and musicals; World Champion of Performing Arts 2X Gold Medalist; Ms. Illinois American Woman; First Princess of Puerto Rico; 2X Regency Talent 4-Score Champion; ‘Chicago’s Got Talent’ Winner; Miss Illinois Young American Miss International; Miss America Talent Multi-Award Winner; DePaul University 2X Mile Walker Educational Theater Troupe Member; Miss Saigon National Broadway Tour Finalist; and the only woman chosen from the entire Midwest of America for the Selena Forever National Broadway Tour as one of the 10 semi-finalists in the world.
Angelique’s Directorial Credentials: (Over 24 Musical Productions)
Producer: Les Miserables, Limelight’s Child (an adaptation of Fame the Musical), Jonathan Larson’s RENT, "Stop the Cycle of Violence" Video
Artistic/Music Director: Les Miserables, Phantom of the Opera, Circle of Life, Performer Within, Wicked Journey To Oz, The Enchantment of Beauty and the Beast, Limelight’s Child (an adaptation of Fame the Musical), A Modern Holiday Carol, A Holiday Wizard of Oz, Cinderella, A Snow White Christmas, Annie, High School Musical, Jonathan Larson’s RENT and many more...
Assistant Choreographer: Alladin, Les Miserables, Wicked Journey To Oz, The Enchantment of Beauty and the Beast, Broadway Angels, Seasons of Love, Annie, High School Musical
Angelique’s Education & Background: Graduate of DePaul University and Columbia College, Chicago, IL; 27 year Professional Vocalist, Actress, Model, Director, and Producer. She has taught Voice, Modeling and Theater Acting at several performing arts studios and theaters throughout the Chicagoland area and Los Angeles and Ventura Counties. When not performing with well-known bands like VMP International Orchestra, TellStars, The Conexxion Band, Moonlight Serenade Orchestra, or Mambo All-Stars in A-List Venues, or recording an album with producers and writers across the U.S, she is sharing her talent somewhere inside a studio with a student(s)- living by her mantra:
“Life is a gift; and it is the privilege, responsibility, and opportunity to give something back, by becoming more…”. Anthony Robbins
She is also a freelance makeup artist. Angelique feels privileged to be able to work with her students and challenges them so they may reach their fullest personal and artistic potentials.
To hear a sample of Angelique's various vocal stylings -
For the latest remix of Gimme S'more by CSM Words and Music-