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Jisel Soleil Ayon Joins WAITRESS Tour as Jenna
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...the enchanting Jisel Soleil Ayon who plays the Borden's ever-watchful (and gorgeously-voiced) neighbor Alice Russell...
Sultry next-door neighbor Alice Russell (Jisel Soleil Ayon)... [has] both the dramatic and vocal chops to embody the women in Lizzie’s life in all their complexities and ambiguities.
Los Angeles Times
Also memorable is Jisel Soleil Ayon as the sensuous neighbor Alice, Lizzie’s love interest. She and Peña beautifully display their feelings in the haunting duet “Will You Stay?”
Santa Barbara Independent
Stunning newcomer Jisel Soleil Ayon makes a glamorous and lively Wednesday.
Steven Stanley, StageSceneLA
Jisel Soleil Ayon’s comforting seduction, and then willing acquiescence to Lizzie as the power dynamic between the two shifts, is brought to the fore by Ayon’s terrific voice, especially in the solo number “If You Knew” and the second-act ensemble reprises of “Maybe Someday.”