There is absolutely no way I could have made this video without the kindness, talent, passion & time so generously volunteered by this cast & crew.  A giant heartfelt thank you to EVERYONE who helped out, even those without formal credits. I hope you each achieved a bit off catharsis through this project, and that our audience will honor your work  by getting engaged.  ❤

Star Bunner & Wedge Wegman


Wedge Wegman

Written, Performed, Produced, & Styled By

Alyson Rodriguez Orenstein

Also Starring

Jennifer Booker, Jason Heffner, Tru Journee, Robert Kennedy, Troy Medford

Carla Carpenter, Doug Layne, Mike O’Donnell, Sharon Pearson, Jason Richardson, Melanie Romay, Amanda Sylvester-Altieri

Nikki Andino, P. Andre Bennett, Thomas Maxim Guerin, Salman Hamid, Dashawn Johnson, Khia “Chef Blaze” Martin-Hobbs, Myles Martin, Brad Omen, Noelle Petty, Naomi Petty, Marketta “Persia Sound” Phillips, Steven Quarles, Marley Rebagliati

& Tuck ~ @tucker_the_pupperr

A Parody of “Firework” Performed by  Katy Perry

“Firework” Written by Katy Perry, Ester Dean, Tor Erik Hermansen, Stargate, Sandy Vee

The views expressed in this song & video & at do not reflect the views of the “Firework” team, and are in no way associated with them.

Camera Operators
Rob Goss, Salman Hamid, Latifah Waddy, Wedge Wegman, Alyson Rodriguez Orenstein

Production Assistants

Nikki Andino, CJ Asher, Shereece Forrester, Claudia Hoffman, Latifah Waddy

Wardrobe Consultant

Shereece Forrester

Graphic Design

John Monette

Special Thanks To Our Sponsors

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The Tusk, 430 South Street, Philadelphia

Sissy Nails ~ @celestemariewelch

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aerial credits

Shot on Nikon, Sony & Cannon Equipment

Recorded by Brad Omen

All puppies were snuggled in the making of this video.