A 2017 senior from Franklin Community High School in Franklin, Indiana, Caleb will be attending Belmont University in Nashville, Tennessee, majoring in Musical Theatre. His performing arts background has included participation with a variety of groups including Franklin Community High School, Franklin Performing Arts Center, and Actors Theatre of Indiana. His onstage roles have ranged from Tobias in SWEENEY TODD, to The Baker in INTO THE WOODS. Caleb is an accomplished vocalist, as well as an accomplished alto saxophone player. He is a member of the National Honor Society, and was co-founder of an all-male a cappella group - Rockafellas. Caleb is the son of Bryan and Carrie Wertz of Franklin.
A 2016 senior from Mooresville High School, Emma will be attending Ball State University double-majoring in theatrical studies and speech communications. Her performing arts background has included participation with a variety of groups including Mooresville High School, Young Actors Theatre, Merry MAC Players, Our Town Players, and Carmel Community Players. Her onstage roles have ranged from the Cowardly Lion in THE WIZARD OF OZ to the Witch in INTO THE WOODS. Emma’s backstage experience has included work as a costume assistant, stage manager, and choreographer. She has also written and directed her own piece, IN THE DARK, for Merry MAC Players. Emma is the daughter of Monte and Lisa Kivett of Camby.
Renee La Schiazza
A 2012 senior from Carmel High School, Renee plans to major in Musical Theatre at Elon University in North Carolina. Her performing arts background has included roles at Oklahoma City University, Carmel High School, and Clay Middle School. With four years of vocal training, fourteen years of dance, and thirteen years of piano, she has also participated in the Carmel High School Ambassadors (2011's Top National Show Choir) and in the Oklahoma City University Summer Musical Theatre program. Renee is the daughter of Steve and Joni La Schiazza of Carmel.
Peter G.A. Meyer
A 2009 senior from Arsenal Technical High School, Peter will be pursuing a career in music education by attending the Indiana University School of Music. His performing arts background has included almost every band and chorale group at Tech including Concert Band, Orchestra, German Band, and Barbershop Quartet. Peter was also active onstage and backstage with the drama program at Tech appearing as Prince Charming in Rodgers and Hammerstein’s Cinderella and Cogsworth in Disney’s Beauty and the Beast. Peter is the son of Andrew and Beth Aubrey Meyer of Indianapolis.