Avery Bateman is a Singer, Actress, Model, Dancer, and Visual Artist. Since the age of 3 years old, Avery has consistently been performing on stage and in front of the camera. Avery is, currently, a 4 year member with the Trustus Theatre Company. She has been seen in American Idiot (The Extraoridnary Girl), Dreamgirls (Lorelle Robinson), In The Red and Brown Water (Oya), A Christmas Carol (The Spirit of Christmas Past, Mrs. Cratchet, Constance, and Narrator 4), Ragtime (Sarah Brown), Ain’t Misbehavin’ (Avery “BayBay” Bateman), Passing Strange (Edwina/Marianna/Sudabey) Spring Awakening (Martha) and many other productions at her Trustus home. Avery received her BFA in Musical Theatre at Coker College 2011. “My goal, is to be one of the best in my career; yet I never want to limit myself to learning more and growing more. Progression is key. Without it, you remain stagnant and still. I don’t like being still. I like to fly.”. Bateman is now a new mother to her 8 month old boy, Omari.