Senior Capstone Projects

 

2020 Senior Capstones

 
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Annathina Accampo


My name is Annathina Accampo, while studying here at BJU I have had the opportunity to perform in several plays such as Pullman Car Hiawatha and Henry IV. I also had the opportunity to be the Stage Manager for You Can't Take it With You.

For my capstone project I will be acting in Measure for Measure.

 
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Becca Conn


Hi, I’m Becca Conn, and I have had many opportunities while studying here at Bob Jones. These roles have included being a part of the Chorus in Antigone: Burial at Thebes, Mary Catherine’s Mother in The Dancers and being Cornwall's servant in King Lear. I have also worked as a technician for several shows.

For my capstone I will play Estella in Great Expectations.

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Brooke Henige


Hi I’m Brooke Henige, while at Bob Jones University I have been in productions such as The Man Who Came to Dinner as Mrs. Dexter, You Can’t Take it With You as Mrs. Kirby, The Dancers as Elizabeth, and Living Gallery as Lizzie. I have also assisted as Makeup Designer for several Artist Series and Performance Hall productions.

For my capstone, I will be directing Silent Sky by Lauren Gunderson.

 
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Dani Bailey


Hi, I'm Dani Bailey from York, SC. While at BJU I have had the opportunity to be the Costume Assistant for 4 shows, and I have been the Costume Designer for The Rainmaker, You Can't Take It With You, and The Dancers. I've performed in 2 shows and many Bake-Offs (which I've also worked stage crew for). My favorite on-stage experience while in school was dancing in the opera Lucia Di Lammermoor. Last year I put together a fundraiser improv show to raise money for Bible Conference.

For this upcoming, final year, I will be costuming Jeff Stegall's Voices of the Prairie, as well as a show Brooke, Sylvia, and I have created.

For my capstone I will be Costume Designer for Shakespeare's Measure for Measure in the spring.

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Emma Pait


Hi, my name is Emma Pait, and during my time here at BJU I had the wonderful opportunity to be involved in several Theatre Arts productions. I participated in Pullman Car Hiawatha as Eleven O'Clock, The Long Christmas Dinner as Leonora Banning, and Ile as Annie Keeney. I also had the opportunity to work on crew for shows such as The Man Who Came to Dinner and The Rainmaker, and I was Assistant Stage Manager for  Happily Ever After, Please and This Could Be, which were new works written for a master’s thesis production. I was also given the privilege of participating in two Classic Players Productions in Much Ado About Nothing I performed as Margaret and in King Lear i performed as Curan/Nurse.

For my capstone project this coming year, I will be playing the role of Isabella in Shakespeare's Measure for Measure

 
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Mady Bell


Hi my name it Mady Bell., and during my time here at BJU I had the opportunity to to be the Property’s Master for You Can’t Take It With You and The Dancers. I also worked Stage Crew for The Merchant of Venice and The Trip to Bountiful. I also had the opportunity to be the Sound Designer for Henry IV. I was able to perform in Pullman Car Hiawatha, Lucia di Lammermoor, and King Lear.

For my senior capstone, I will be acting in Measure for Measure by William Shakespeare in the spring for my Senior Project.

 
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Meetra Hamedi


Hi my name is Meetra Hamedi, while at BJU I have had the opportunity to work behind the scenes for quite a few shows. My roles included Lighting Designer for A Summer of Disbelief, Stage Manager for Antigone: Burial at Thebes, Assistant Props Master for Traveler in the Dark, and a Light Technician for many productions in Rodeheaver Auditorium.

For my capstone I will be the Assistant Director and Stage Manager for Great Expectations by Charles Dickens this October. 

 
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Sylvia Lafferman


My name is Sylvia Lafferman. I have performed in shows such as: Sarah the cook in The Man Who Came to Dinner, Essie Carmichael in You Can’t Take It With You, and Waitress in The Dancers. I have also served as Properties Master for both Henry IV Part 1 and The Rainmaker in Performance Hall. I have worked as the Stage Manager of A Summer of Disbelief, 28 Steps, and I was the combination Stage Manager and Assistant Director of Traveler in the Dark.

For my senior capstone project, I will be working along side many of the other seniors and Dr. Naler as the Assistant Director and Stage Manager of Measure for Measure by William Shakespeare.