ARTABAN The Other Wiseman
Justin Bills is originally from Los Angeles, CA. He graduated from BYU with a bachelors in music. He taught at The Music School in American Fork, Utah and at West Jordan High School in Salt Lake City (choir, private voice, piano) before assuming the position of director of Choral Arts and co-director of Musical Theater at Salem Hills High School in Salem, Utah, where he both musical directs and directs.
Justin has musical directed the Navuoo Young Performing Missionaries musical, High Hopes and Riverboats and recently conducted the choir for the October 2011 Priesthood Session of LDS General Conference.
Justin has also done a significant amount of performing throughout the country. Recently, he and his wife were young artists with the Ohio Light Opera at the College of Wooster.
Some of his favorite roles include “Phantom” in Maury Yeston’s Phantom of the Opera, “Percy” in The Scarlett Pimpernel, “Anthony” in Sweeney Todd, and “Riff” in West Side Story.
Justin holds a bachelor’s degree in music and is currently working on his master’s in choral conducting at Brigham Young University.
Justin and his wife, Cecily live with their brand new baby in Spanish Fork.
Daniel Carter - Composer & Lyricist
Justin Bills - Musical Director
Mike Carson - Accompanist
Michael Jesse Bennett - Narrator
Stoker White - Recording
Dan Freed - Artist
Artaban - Dallyn Bayles
Darius - Darrell Babidge
Sariah - Cecily Ellis-Bills
Philo - Justin Bills
Kaveh - Bradley Lever
Raechel - Grace Bjarnson
Tziporah - Samantha Gibbons
Older Tziporah - Gwen Juvenal
Chorus - Children's
Chorus - Men's
Chorus - Women's