#4 – Tony Owens & Shelby Garrett

Tony Owens grew up around the Dahlonega Square in his parent’s business and has a deep love for the area. Tony graduated from North Georgia College and currently owns and operates The Fudge Factory and Corner Kitchen in Dahlonega. He is happily married to his college sweetheart Jamie and has two beautiful




Shelby Garrett has been studying dance at Brenau University. She is transferring to Kennesaw State University to further her studies in dance and musical theater. She has worked in 50+ stage productions both acting and choreographing, 2 indie films, and runway. Her favorite roles include Annie (Annie Jr.), Jane (Tarzan)), Ursula (Disney’s Little Mermaid Jr,), and Ariel (Footloose.) Shelby brought home the “Best Student Choreographer” award from the 2011 Broadway Junior Theater Festival and “All-Star Actress” in 2013. Shelby is the youngest choreographer to receive a Metro Atlanta Theater award nomination in 2014 for her work on Oliver the Musical. She worked for Music Theater International in NYC this past summer as a Choreography intern and is contracted to work there again in this summer.