Sarah Perkins – NEWSIES Senior Spotlight

What is your name? Sarah Perkins

What is your cast role or crew position in Disney’s NEWSIES? Mic crew head

What is your favorite Disney’s NEWSIES quote, song or scene — and why? My favorite quote is, “Just look around at the world we inheriting and think of the one we’ll create. Their mistake is they got old, that is not OUR mistake” because, it’s saying that we are the future, we should share our voices and not repeat the past.

How many Gibson Southern Theatre productions (including Disney’s NEWSIES) have you been a part of while in high school? I have been in 8 productions.

What is your favorite role, act, or show that you have been a part of in high school? My favorite show so far has been Shrek.

Do you have a favorite story from your time spent in theatre? My favorite story is when we all finally saw Drew in his full Shrek costume.

What are your plans after high school? After high school I am going to study the field of Psychology.

What words of advice do you have for those thinking about joining Gibson Southern Theatre? You should definitely join theater because you will meet so many new people, everyone is welcome, and you will just fall in love with the atmosphere around you and all the people there.