What was your first performance experience?
The first performance I was in was in The Nutcracker as a Toy Soldier, but my first musical/play was School House Rock and I was in the ensemble.
What is your favorite play/musical?
My favourite play is Noises Off, and my favourite musical is Newsies. They are both so fun!
Do you have a dream role?
One of my dream roles (out of many) is Cinderella in the Roger's and Hammersteins version of Cinderella.
What's the last show you saw?
The last show I saw on stage was an adaptation of the novella Metamorphosis by Franz Kafka
What genre of plays do you prefer?
I prefer comedic shows. They still offer an opportunity to teach an audience something, but through a more relatable platform.
What's the last song you listened to in the car?
The last song I listened to in the car was Tous Le Meme by Stromae. He is a french artists and is one of my favourites!
If you could have lunch with anyone, who would it be?
If I could have lunch with anyone is would be Julie Andrews. I would probably let her pick where to eat because she would know of better places than I would and I would probably eat whatever she told me is best.
Where would you go if you could go anywhere?
I would travel to Europe with the love of my life and best friend Logan. I've always wanted to see all of Europe and I can't think of anyone better to see it with!
What are your hobbies outside of the theatre?
I enjoy playing my ukulele and piano, I love hiking and rock climbing, and finding fun bookstores and ice cream shops
What are you most excited for about Summer Youth Conservatory?
I am most excited to see the performances! I love seeing how people improve so I'm excited to see how much everyone can grow!
More about Megan:
Megan Castleberry is a junior theatre major at Middle Tennessee State University. She has trained in multiple genres of dance since the age of three and has been teaching on and off for 5 years. The most recent work she has done has been at Tucker Theatre as the Assistant Choreographer for West Side Story and the Choreographer for Peter Pan. She has also worked as a Choreographer at Bradley Academy Elementary School for 2 years. In her free time she enjoys playing ukulele and piano, hiking, and hanging out with her dog, MoMo.
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