Jewell Smiddy – MATILDA Senior Spotlight

Jewell Smiddy

What is your name? Jewell Smiddy

What is your cast role or crew position in Roald Dahl’s Matilda the Musical? Mic Crew Head

What is your favorite Roald Dahl’s Matilda the Musical quote, song or scene — and why? “When I Grow Up”

How many Gibson Southern Theatre productions (including Roald Dahl’s Matilda the Musical) have you been a part of while in high school? 8

What is your favorite role, act, or show that you have been a part of in high school? My favorite show that I have been apart of would have to be Newsies!

Do you have a favorite story from your time spent in theatre? So many memories are made, there is no way I could just pick one!

What are your plans after high school? Ivy Tech to study Paramedic Science

What words of advice do you have for those thinking about joining Gibson Southern Theatre? Ask someone who is involved, ask them what is expected and how shows works, and join in, you wont regret it!

Do you have anything else to add? To all my fellow cast & crew mates: Leave every single breath up on that stage and don’t take anything for granted because it will be over before you know it, and soon it will be too late to start new. All of you will forever hold a special place in my heart!