Jennifer Goldberg is beyond excited to serve as Director for her 7th and final summer in ACTT! She is 18 years old, and after graduating from MICDS in May, she will be attending Elon University in the fall. She can't imagine her summers without ACTT and is so thankful for the opportunity to direct such a wonderful group and to help turn Type 1 into Type None!
Mary Hayes, a rising senior at St. Joseph’s Academy, is thrilled to be the 2019 Production Manger. Mary has been a part of ACTT for the past two years, and last year she was the social media manager. She is excited to spend another fun summer with a talented group of kids while raising money for those with Type One.
Natalie Scherr is a 17 year old Kirkwood High School Junior. This year will be the 6th year she has participated in ACTT, this time as assistant production manager. Natalie loves raising money for type 1 diabetes in a way she enjoys so much, and she also loves her ACTT family filled others who are similarly motivated to find a cure while performing across St. Louis. She is looking forward to helping out more with this coming show through being on the leadership team and through collaborating with the other team members to make this production the best it can be.
Lily Kinnison (Music Director) is thrilled to be on the leadership team for Be Our Guest! Lily is a rising junior at Cor Jesu, and this will mark her third year with ACTT. She’s so excited to make more amazing music and memories with everyone this year and continue to support JDRF and their fantastic mission!
Lauren Goldberg (creative director) is a junior at MICDS. This is her eighth year in ACTT and she can’t wait to be back with her show family! Some of her favorite past songs include Freddy my Love, Revolting Children, I Can’t do it Alone, and Put on a Happy Face. She is so excited to help put on an amazing show for an amazing cause!
Kendall Allen is a sixteen year old sophomore at John Burroughs School, and has been involved with ACTT going on five years. As assistant creative director, she hopes to help the cast with the acting side of the show, as well as contribute meaningful ideas in order to make the “Be Our Guest” the best Arch City Kids Theater Troupe production yet. She looks forward to seeing new faces as well as reuniting with some of her closest friends during this year’s show. Some of her favorite past ACTT numbers have been: Hey Kendra, Revolting Children, and When You’re a Wimp. She thanks everyone for supporting the cast and JDRF and for helping turn Type 1 into type none!
Ally Kalishman (publicity manager) is beyond excited to spend her seventh summer with ACTT! She is a sophomore at MICDS and has loved updating the website and spreading the word about a cause she cares so much about. She can’t wait to make new friends and raise awareness doing what she loves: theater. Favorite songs in the past include Revolting Children, Hey Kendra, Raise You Up, I Hope I Get It, and so many more! Ally is counting down the days until “Be Our Guest” and is so excited to be part of the leadership team!
Brooke Westcott, 17, is the choreographer of Arch City Theater Troupe! This will be be her 5th year in ACTT, choreographing for 3 of them. Brooke is so ready to get started this year and very excited to share her love of dance with the rest of the cast!
This is Abby Moehlman. She is 17 years old. She is assistant choreographer for ACTT. This is her seventh year being involved with ACTT, sixth in the show itself. She is ecstatic for what this year is to bring and can’t wait to help choreograph! ACTT means a lot to her because her little brother was diagnosed with Type One Diabetes 8 years ago and loves to know that this show benefits people just like him.
Audrey Scherr is so excited to come back for her 8th year of participating in ACTT as an assistant choreographer for the show. She is sixteen years old and loves dancing and singing. She is very excited for this years show, Be Our Guest, and cannot wait to get started on practice for the performances.
Emily Gregg (assistant choreographer) is ecstatic to be with ACTT for her 3rd year! She is 18 years old and after graduating this year, she will be attending Oklahoma City University in the fall to major in dance. She can’t wait to join in with familiar faces and meet new people in the show this summer!