Sierra Samuel – NEWSIES Senior Spotlight

What is your name? Sierra Samuel

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

What is your favorite Disney’s NEWSIES quote, song or scene — and why? “Courage cannot erase our fear, courage is when we face our fear” because it tells how we can’t simply make our fears disappear, but we can obtain the strength to conquer our fears

How many Gibson Southern Theatre productions (including Disney’s NEWSIES) have you been a part of while in high school? 1

What is your favorite role, act, or show that you have been a part of in high school? A Dancer in NEWSIES

What are your plans after high school? Attend college to major in English and Secondary Education

What words of advice do you have for those thinking about joining Gibson Southern Theatre? Don’t be afraid to try something out of your comfort zone, it may lead to one of the most memorable times of your high school career.

Do you have anything else to add? Being a part of the musical has helped me obtain a new level of confidence in myself that I never thought was possible and I will cherish the memories made here.