Stage Door Youth is dedicated to developing life skills in children and teens through affordable theater experiences that educate, entertain, and enrich the lives of those on the stage and in the audience. Our goals include: providing affordable educational theater experiences; fostering teamwork, commitment, self-esteem, and creativity; inspiring an appreciation of the arts while developing leadership qualities and self confidence; and bringing cultural enrichment to children and teens throughout the community.
MEET THE CAST!
Sam Cook is in 8th grade at SMS. This is Sam's 6th production with Stage Door. She has been the Mad Hatter in Alice @ Wonderland, Kite #1 in Jungle Book and ensemble in Fiddler on the Roof and Singing in the Rain. She looks forward to being in many more productions with Stage Door.
Rachel is a high school freshman, and this is her 8th show. She has worked with Stagedoor four times in the past and is excited to be the Tin Man in the Wizard of Oz. She also enjoys cosplaying, sewing, and making art.
Jesse Dowdy is thrilled to be making her community theatrical debut with Stage Door! A fifth grader at Lafayette Upper Elementary School, Jesse has been in the Performing Arts program since second grade. Her first role was as the First Little Pig in a kindergarten production of The Three Little Pigs.
Lyla Olphin likes to pass her time paddleboarding and playing video games. A fan of musicals, she is very passionate about the theater and enjoys it immensely.
This is Ava's 4th show with Stagedoor, and she is excited to be playing The Good Witch, along with a few other characters. She is so happy to be a part of this virtual production! She hope's that you'll enjoy the show!
Myla Rae Wood
Myla Rae Wood is an excited cast member of this production which will be her first attempt at acting. She is a community servant, reigning titleholder of Little Miss USA Earth and enjoys reading on her YouTube channel “Story Time With Myla.” She eagerly looks forward to earning more stage time.
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