Stratford debut: Bass in Tommy. Elsewhere: Bassist Mike Pellarin has performed in the orchestras/bands for productions of We Will Rock You, Rock of Ages, Billy Elliot and Bring It On: The Musical (Mirvish Productions); Mamma Mia! (Mirvish Productions/U.S. tours 1 and 2); Jesus Christ Superstar (Stratford Festival); and The Last Five Years (Canadian Stage). He has also performed and recorded with a wide range of artists, including Jeff Healey, Rik Emmett, Petula Clark, Hiram Bullock, Kobra and the Lotus, Alannah Myles and Queen. Other highlights include the NHL Awards, Canadian Idol, the Canadian Walk of Fame Awards, Gilda’s House and Team Canada (Kandahar, Afghanistan). Et cetera: Mike is a graduate of the University of Miami’s Frost School of Music and uses Traynor amplification. Mikepellarin.com.