Emily Halfmann ?25

    Emily Halfmann ’25

    Majors: Musical Theatre and Directing

    Minors: Spanish

    Hometown: Peshtigo, Wisconsin

    “The wonderful thing about Carthage is that there are many different types of performance opportunities, so if you don’t get cast in a show right away, there are other opportunities to audition and perform within the department.”

    Sarah Loster ?25

    Sarah Loster ’25

    Majors: Theatre Performance

    Minors: Costume Design and Secondary Education

    Hometown: Carol Stream, Illinois

    “My favorite class so far has been Acting II. In this class, I was able to further develop my acting skills and gain a foundation for reading and analyzing plays.”

    Sage McVay ?25

    Sage McVay ’25

    Majors: Theatrical Stage Management

    Minors: Social Justice

    Hometown: Mt. Vernon, Iowa

    “Some of my favorite memories have been being a part of the Theatre Department. I have met so many genuinely good people, and I have made lifelong friendships.”

    Elizabeth Neybert ?25

    Elizabeth Neybert ’25

    Majors: Directing and Musical Theatre

    Minors: Dance

    Hometown: Elgin, Illinois

    “My advisors and professors have encouraged me to take risks and take advantage of opportunities that are presented to me. They have helped me grow as a student and as an artist.”

    Jessie Skonesey

    Jessie Skonesey ’26

    Majors: Theatre Performance

    Minors: French

    Hometown: Mokena, IL

    “My biggest surprise so far was getting the main role in the play ‘Antigone.’ To play the main character in my first play at Carthage was the highlight of my freshman year.”