Performing Arts Spotlight: Annabel Webster '18

Senior Annabel Webster is an invaluable member of our creative arts family at Community School. She is a gifted actor and singer and is dedicated to the performing arts. She takes it upon herself to help others, and to bring them up through her passion for theater. She seeks out opportunities to aid cast members and fellow students, and she always makes sure inclusivity and kindness are at the forefront of the conversation. 

Which performing arts classes have you taken in the Upper School?

I've taken Studio Art, Acting, and Video Production

What has been your favorite class?

Acting has been my favorite class. It's been really great to do scene work and explore different techniques.

What kind of theater really inspires you?

I'm really inspired by devised theatre. The process of creating new pieces from the ground up through physical movement and experimental technique creates really beautiful and personal art.

What has been your proudest accomplishment in the theater department?

My proudest accomplishment was playing Audrey in Little Shop of Horrors. I was able to really fall into this character, and I'm really proud of the performance I gave.

Do you plan to pursue acting in college, and as a career?

 I do! I don't know where i'm going yet, but I plan on studying theater in college.