What exactly does it take for a spectacular musical filled with bold chorus numbers and heartfelt solos to come to life on the stage in front of a live audience?
Lights. Camera. Action. These words echo through the stage as actors and performers scramble to take their beginning places on set. Theatre is not often thought of as an intense or demanding area of study, but it highlights the talent and dedication of people who would not be discovered in another atmosphere.
University of Mississippi theater major Gabby Quintana, 19, is heavily involved in campus life and activities. In her second semester, Quintana spends most days performing.
I have always been eager to perform. Since childhood, I loved being on a stage and making others smile. It is a feeling of great accomplishment to know I could be responsible for making others smile, laugh, and feel deep emotion through my work as a performer.
University of Mississippi student Katarina Beck was raised by a single mother. She discovered her future career nearly four years ago as a high school sophomore, and is now adjusting to the freedom of living away from home.
Addis Olive Oxford Stories email@example.com Quincey Huerter, a nomad of sorts, is an aspiring Oxford actor seeking fame and the opportunity to perform. Starting considerably late in theatre, Huerter always loved being the […]
Gracie Snyder HottyToddy.com firstname.lastname@example.org Growing up in the heart of Atlanta, Rory Ledbetter knew from a young age he wanted to pursue acting and theater. “In elementary school, I was in a […]
Kennedy Johnson The Oxford Eagle Last Sunday in the Meek Auditorium, Erin Patterson took the stage to perform with other cast members in the University of Mississippi’s first play of the season, […]