Steph Caron~ SSP Founder, Manager & Director

Steph is excited to direct her 26th musical with Shooting Starz Productions. Steph has training in vocals, dance and theatre. SSP started out as a childhood dream turned into a non-profit company. You can learn more about the history under the "History" tab by clicking here

Steph loves building the self-esteem of children through the performing arts. Her favorite part of directing musicals is teaching choreography. She also works part time in the Osseo School District and enjoys spending time with her son, Dean and husband Chris. She is grateful to the Lord for helping her serve dozens of families and providing a unique theatre opportunity where every child shines like a shooting star! If you'd like more information about SSP, please email Steph at shootingstarzprod@gmail.com 











Tanya Bagwell~ Co-Director of Descendants

Tanya began volunteering with SSP in 2016. She has made numerous costumes for our productions of "Oz!" and "Annie Jr." and has also served as a rehearsal volunteer and backstage volunteer. Tanya has been on staff since August 2019 and enjoys working with an organization that her daughter participates in. Tanya enjoys crafting and going on trips to Disney world with her family. 









Liz Shaffer~ Co-Director of Descendants Green Cast

Liz began volunteering backstage during The Greatest Show (2019) and became a regular rehearsal volunteer with SSP's Aladdin production. Liz joined the Shooting Starz Staff in 2020 and is excited to be a Co-Director for Descendants! Liz loves gardening and spending time with her husband & four daughters (one of which acts with SSP).