Born and raised in Sonoma California AKA the Wine Country, she was fortunate to be born into a family who was supportive and encouraged her choice to begin performing at age six. Trained in Opera, Musical Theatre, and Jazz styling, Ashley sings from the heart, drawing from her own personal experience, and adding her humor and sharing it with the audience makes the experience genuine.
Ashley Cuellar managed to amass a fair amount of credits before moving south. Maria in west side story, Sally Bowles in Cabaret, Cinderella in Into The Woods and Janet in The Rocky Horror Show just to name a few. Ashley has written and performed her own one-woman show to wonderful reviews, “But First You Dream” Directed by the incomparable David Galligan. You may also “recognize” her from a memorable episode on the popular television show AMERICA’S MOST WANTED – where she played the victim of five gun shot wounds. Cue the laughter J
Ashley is actively involved in Aids Project Los Angeles and S.T.A.G.E where she has shared the stage with such stars as Melissa Manchester, Deniece Williams, Jai Rodriguez, Danny Gurwin, Carole Cook, and Vicki Lewis.
She has been fortunate in the two years she has been in Los Angeles to be able to perform on a regular basis and this is only the beginning.