The Show Will Be Performed with NO INTERMISSION
Chapel of Love.................Emma, Company
Man, I Feel Like a Woman...........Harriet, Emma, Company
Be My Baby: Part 1.................Harriet, Girl
How Will I Know?..................Harriet, Emma, Girls
Be My Baby: Part 2...............Harriet, Girl
King of Anything.......Emma, Jeff, Girls, Guy
Girls Just Want To Have Fun.......Jane, Emma, Harriet, Girl
You Can't Hurry Love......Welcoming Committee, Emma, Harriet, Company
Things I'll Never Say.....Jeff, Guys, Girls
Whatta Man / You Gotta Be.....Girls
Straight Up........Emma, Frankie
Bad, Bad Crush......Harriet, Jane
Roar.......Emma, Jeff, Ashley, Phillip
Stay......Emma, Frankie, Jeff
Turn the Beat Around / I Wanna Dance With Somebody...Ashley, Company
Be My Baby: Part 3....Harriet, Girls
Brave....Harriet, Jane, Frankie, Emma, Jeff
Be My Baby: Part 4.....Harriet, Girls
Unwritten......Emma, Jeff, Company
Make a Match for You......Company
Mary Agate (Male Ensemble)
Mary '25 Is excited to join the cast to put on the performance of Emma: A Pop Musical. This is Mary's 2nd STK production, and 1st STK musical. She would like to thank her family and Mrs. Jacobs-Stanley for the amazing opportunity to be in this fantastic production!!!
Madelyn Berner (Male Ensemble)
Madelyn '22 is very excited for her eighth STK show! She has been in STK since eighth grade and has been on cast and crew on various productions. She wishes all of her incredible castmates and crewmates well, and hopes you enjoy the show!
Hannah Grace Bonnette (Jane Fairfax)
Hannah '21 is thrilled to be back on the Mount Carmel stage. She previously starred in Annie (Lily St. Regis) at Mount Carmel, My Fair Lady, School Edition (Eliza Doolittle) at JPAS, She Loves Me (Amalia Balash) at Rummel, and Thoroughly Modern Millie (Dorothy) at Brother Martin. She would like to thank her family and friends, especially Mom, Mackenzie, and Austin.
Kameron Callahan (Mr. Weston/Ensemble)
Kameron, a 9th grader at Holy Cross School, is excited to return to the STK stage in his 3rd year. He has performed in numerous shows at MCA, including Annie (Bundles) and Trixie the Teen Detective (Gunther). Kameron has performed for JPAS for the last 7 years, and some of his favorite roles have been in Guys and Dolls (Nathan Detroit), My Fair Lady (Butler), and Lion King (Banzai). He thanks Mrs. Jacobs-Stanley for this great opportunity and the cast for fun times.
Hannah Darcey (Ensemble)
Hannah '21 is very excited to be a part of her last MCA production! She's loved getting to spend time with the cast and crew and will miss everyone so much! She would like to thank Mrs. Jacobs-Stanley, Ms. Collis, Mr. Williams, Mrs. Jaunet, and everyone who helped make this production a success and the last five years so memorable!
Colleen D'Aquila (Ensemble)
Colleen '25 is super excited to have a role in her second MCA show! She is in 8th grade and would like to thank her family for supporting her and everyone who has taken part in assembling Emma: A Pop Musical.
Ashley Dolan (Miss Bates )
Ashley '21 is very excited to be a part of her last show with STK. Ashley has been a part of STK for all five years at MCA and is now president of the club. She has enjoyed every moment with this group and will miss them dearly. Adios! :)
Elise Fairchild (Miss Taylor/Mrs. Weston)
Elise '24 is so excited to be back with STK in their musical! Working with STK has been a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for her, and she is so happy she joined! This is her seventh year doing musicals and plays, and she couldn't be happier with where she is.
Meredith Falk-Charbonnet (Harriet Smith)
Meredith '23 is thrilled to be back performing live theatre! She was last seen on the MCA stage as Annie in Annie the Musical. Favorite past roles include Debbie Wilkinson in Rivertown Theater's Billy Elliot, the Musical and teen ensemble in Tulane Summer Lyric's Matilda, the Musical. Meredith would like to thank her family and friends for all their support!
Isabella Farrugia (Emma Woodhouse)
Isabella '21 is so excited to return to the stage in her fifth and final STK show. Favorite credits: Millie in Thoroughly Modern Millie (STK), Gertrude in Seussical (St. Luke’s), Narrator in Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat (Brother Martin), and Babe in The Pajama Game (Brother Martin). She attended Emerson College’s summer musical theatre intensive in 2019 and will study musical theatre at Florida State University in the fall.
Tyler Gaubert (Martin)
Tyler is excited to be back for another show with MCA. Having done 2 shows before, High School Musical and Annie, he just could not stay away from the family atmosphere and astounding shows of MCA as Martin in Emma: A Pop Musical.
Angelina Granier (Male Ensemble )
Angelina '24 is so thrilled to be in her 4th show at MCA! This is her very first musical that she will be able to perform here due to the circumstances of COVID-19. Despite the despairing year it has been, she is delighted to be a part of STK and this wonderful show!
Anna Grenrood (Ensemble)
Anna is extremely excited to be in this musical. Anna participated in Mount Carmel Summer Camp's performances of Annie and High School Musical; she also participated in JPAS Theatre Kid's productions of Singing in the Rain and Mary Poppins. This is Anna's first show in STK, and she is very excited.
Haley Guidry (Ensemble)
Haley '23 is in her 5th show in STK. She is super excited to do Emma and is very grateful that we could put it on. She would like to thank the cast, crew, and Mrs. Jacobs-Stanley for making it happen.
Ella-Grace Gustin (Ensemble )
Ella-Grace '24 is very excited to be in her third production at MCA! She is grateful to be able to put on a show during this uncertain time. She would like to thank all her friends, family, and everyone in STK. She hopes you enjoy the show!
Ellie Hardie (Ensemble)
Ellie '25 has loved performing in plays and has been doing theater for 4 years. She has been in many productions that range from Elf Jr. at St. Dominic School to Suessical the Musical at Rivertown Theatres. She is very excited to be part of this new experience and is also excited for everyone to see the show.
Rhyan-Grace Hebert (Welcoming Committee )
Rhyan-Grace '22 is ecstatic to be a part of her 8th STK production! She has had a great time getting to bond with her cast and friends throughout this production. She would like to thank her friends and family for always supporting her with everything she does! She would also like to thank Mrs. Jacobs-Stanley for allowing her to be a part of this show. Finally, she wishes the best to all of her fellow cast and crew to have an amazing show and break a leg!
Connor Helmke (Philip Elton)
Connor '21 attends Holy Cross High School, and this is going to be his first appearance in an MCA production. He has been in shows like Charlie Brown, The 39 Steps, Little Shop of Horrors, and Godspell at Holy Cross as well.
Elise Holloway (Female Ensemble)
Elise '24 is excited to be in her third Mount Carmel production! Previously, she was Lady Washington in MCA's A Simpler Time. She also participates in Celebration, Teens For Life, and Campus Ministry. Elise would like to thank her family, friends, Mrs. Jacobs-Stanley, Maggie Jaunet, Ms. Collis, and everyone who has helped work on the show!
Sydney Hughes (Ensemble )
Sydney '25 is excited to be in her first Mount Carmel musical as an 8th Grader! She has been a cast member in 9 shows, with her most recent role being an Oompa Loompa in Willy Wonka Jr. She hopes to participate in many more shows at Mount Carmel!
Olivia Long (Male Ensemble)
Olivia '24 is excited to debut in her first performance with MCA. Since she was 7, Olivia has been in more than 20 productions. The majority of these productions were through the St. Philip Neri drama program, where she had several notable roles in Mulan Jr. (as "Mushu"), James and The Giant Peach ( as "Sponge"), Annie Jr. (as Lily), and Wonderland (as the "White Queen"). She is also cast in a pending production of Moana Jr. as a Chief Ancestor/Ensemble at Rivertown Theatre. Olivia enjoys baking, singing, and is also an anchor for WMCA.
Molly Martinez (Female Ensemble)
Molly '23 is excited to be a part of her 6th show here at Mount Carmel. This show has been so different compared to others, but it was fun and a great learning experience. She wants to thank her family, Mrs. Jacobs-Stanley, Ashley, and Maddie for being her number one supporters throughout the show process!
Maddie Maurin (Dance Captain/ Female Ensemble)
Maddie '23 is very excited to be a part of another STK production. You might have seen her in Trixie the Teen Detective (Trixie understudy), Annie (Kate), Alice's Adventures in Wonderland (narrator and the Mock Turtle), and A Simpler Time (Adelaide and Dora.) She loves this club and is so appreciative to be a part of such a beautiful production.
Abbey Mohr (Ensemble)
Abbey is very excited to be in STK's production of Emma: A Pop Musical in the ensemble, as it is her first musical with STK. She has also been in several other shows in the past: The Sound of Music, Grease, and Aladdin. She would like to thank everyone in STK, her friends, family, and parents for supporting her.
Lauren Morantez (Ensemble)
Lauren '25 is excited to be in her second STK play! She has been in many plays at City Park Movement and Art, including Newsies Jr. and Into the Woods Jr. Lauren was also in STK's A Simpler Time and JPAS Theatre Kids' Schoolhouse Rock Jr. She would like to thank Mrs. Jacobs-Stanley, the cast, and crew for making this production possible!
Helen Morlier (Female Ensemble)
Helen '25 is super excited to be in her first STK musical! She was also in STK's production of A Simpler Time (Helen) and summer camp productions of Annie (Tessie) and High School Musical (cheerleader). She is so honored to be in this musical and hopes you enjoy the show!
Isabella Nicoll (Female Ensemble)
Isabella '25 is excited to be performing in her first STK production! She performed in Mount Carmel summer camp's Shrek Jr. The Musical, JPAS Theatre Kids' Home for the Holidays, and JPAS Theatre Kids' Schoolhouse Rock Jr. She would like to thank Mrs. Jacobs-Stanley, the cast, and crew for giving her the opportunity to be a part of such an amazing production!
Regan Nugent (Ashley)
Regan '24 is very excited to be in her second production for STK. After her first MCA show, A Simpler Time (Emily Webb/Mom), she was very excited to get the opportunity to perform again. Her recent credits include Thoroughly Modern Millie (Millie Understudy) at Mount Carmel and Descendants (Ensemble) and Raise Your Voice 3 (Six soloist/dancer) at Rivertown Theaters.
Emily Oliver (Welcoming Committee Girl)
Emily '23 is so excited to finally be back with her STK family! This is her sixth show at MCA. You may have seen her before in A Simpler Time (Abigail Willams/Teddy). She would like to thank her family and friends for supporting her and being her biggest fans!
Emily Reeks (Welcoming Committee)
Emily '21 is so excited for this show because she is able to participate in a live show for her senior year. She has been a part of STK since eighth grade, and she is really happy to get to perform in her final show with all of her friends. She would like to thank PJ and Chance for making this all possible.
Jalen Robinson (Ensemble)
Jalen '21 is very excited to perform in Mount Carmel's production of Emma. This show is bittersweet since it will be Jalen's last STK production. However, she has put in the energy and time into making her final performance on stage her best. Jalen has loved making many memories with her fellow cast mates over the years and will miss STK dearly.
Sophie Sigur (Ensemble)
Sophie '25 is glad to be in the theater for her first show at MCA. Sophie has performed theater since she was very young at Cutting Edge Theatre in Slidell, Louisiana. Her favorite roles were Wendy in Peter Pan and Chip in Beauty and the Beast. She most recently started a show at MCA but was sadly quarantined. Thank you to Mrs. Jacobs-Stanley for all of your support through this COVID season!
Casey Swanson (Female Ensemble)
Casey '25 is incredibly excited to be in her first STK production! She has been performing since she was three years old and has been on stage in many productions in the New Orleans region. Most recently, Casey was seen in Descendants the Musical (Jane) at Rivertown Theaters, Annie (Duffy) at JPAS, and Matilda the Musical (Amanda Thripp) at Tulane Summer Lyric. Casey would like to thank Mrs. Jacobs-Stanley and this entire cast/crew that made this production happen!
Josh Williams (Frankie Churchill)
Josh '22 attends Archbishop Rummel High School. This is his first time performing at STK, and he is very excited to be there and can’t wait for the show!
Kristi Jacobs-Stanley (Director)
Kristi holds a B.A. in Theater from Loyola University and a M.F.A. in Theater Management from the University of Alabama/Alabama Shakespeare Festival. This is Kristi’s 11th year as STK Director and her 9th year serving as the Fine Arts Department Chair. She received a 2019 Big Easy Award for Best University Production at Loyola University as director of These Shining Lives. Past companies include Alabama Shakespeare Festival, California Repertory Company, Seattle Children’s Theater, Missoula Children’s Theater, Hangar Theater, Walt Disney World, Evangeline Oaks Entertainment, Crescent City Lights Youth Theater, Southern Repertory Theater, and True Brew Theater. Favorite Roles include The Children’s Hour (Mary Tilford), The Garden of Rikki Tikki Tavi (Chuchu), and Cinderella (Stepsister). Thanks to the fantastic cast and crew, STK officers, Maggie Jaunet, Karl Harrod, Kim Schultz, Kathy Pennison, Carli Collis, Ryan Willams, Ryan Naquin, Sue Buras, Sister Camille Anne Campbell, Beth Ann Simno, her family, and a very special thanks to Marcus Stanley and Basil Marie Stanley.
Karl Harrod (Music Director)
Karl Harrod, Music Director, is a familiar face in the New Orleans Musical Theatre scene. From the recent hit Descendants at Rivertown, Mr. Harrod has directed the vocal and orchestral parts of many shows at St. Luke's UMC, Holy Cross HS, Brother Martin HS, Slidell HS, Hahnville HS, Dutchtown HS, River Region Drama Guild, JPAS Comp Team, and JPAS Hunchback of Notre Dame chorus. Mr. Harrod, former Hurst MS Vocal Teacher in St. Charles Parish, currently teaches Musical Theatre classes at ENCORE and has worked with many talented students in the area. He is excited to return to Mt. Carmel, where he directed 23 years ago.
Maggie Jaunet* (Choreographer)
Maggie '19 is a sophomore musical theatre major at Loyola University New Orleans. She is also a Ragdoll alum and did STK all 5 years, where she worked on light design, choreographed dance numbers for the state and international Thespian Festivals, and also performed in the 2019 spring musical Annie the Musical as an orphan (Duffy). Before working on Emma, Maggie choreographed the Summer in the Spotlight shows Annie Jr. and Thoroughly Modern Millie Jr. She is so excited to be back in the PAC to work as the choreographer alongside Mrs. Jacobs-Stanley!
Claire Schenck* (Assistant Director/Dramaturge/Prop Designer)
Claire '22 is proud to be a part of her eighth STK production! She would like to thank her family, friends, and the cast and crew for their support, hard work, and dedication. Special thanks to Mrs. Jacobs-Stanley and Mrs. Jaunet for their help and guidance! Claire hopes you enjoy Emma: A Pop Musical!
Rachel Lacho* (Assistant Director)
Rachel ‘21 is so excited to be a part of this show as one of the assistant directors. Normally, she is on stage, but she loves being behind the scenes, too! She would like to thank the cast and crew for making her last STK show at Mount Carmel enjoyable and one she won’t forget.
Grace Chachere* (Stage Manager)
Grace '21 is excited to be a part of her 12th show with STK. She has been a member of the club since 8th grade and was promoted to Stage Manager last year. Grace can't wait to perform one last time with all of her friends!
Taylor Davis* (Assistant Stage Manager)
Taylor '23 is so excited to be helping stage manage this show. This is her sixth show with STK, and she would like to wish everyone a good performance! Break legs!
Gilly Jaunet (House Manager)
Gilly has taught English at Mount Carmel for 14 years and has served as co-chair of the English Department for 11. She's been a stage mom for longer than that, however. She would like to thank Maggie Jaunet for never minding her just hanging around and Kristi Jacobs-Stanley for giving her stuff to do so she's not in the way.
Sister Camille Anne Campbell, Beth Ann Simno, Denna Cheramie, Maggie Jaunet, Karl Harrod, Kim Schultz, Kathy Pennison, Carli Collis, Ryan Williams, Gilly Jaunet, STK Members, Ryan Naquin, WMCA, Sarah Miller, Richie and Robbie Jacobs, Marcus Stanley, Skip and Sue Buras, Emile, Eddie, Sabah, Ray and Donald, Gina & Eddie Perret, Catherine and Daniel Duensing, Lynne Bordelon, Michelle Richards, Sal Roberts, Megan Harms, PATHS Parents, STK Set Dads, all the parents who provided donations, SM Entertainment Consulting, James Moore, Omega Productions, Philip & Louis Hosen, Stephanie Hartman, Pam Holahan, Suzy Donaldson, Joyce McNeil, Mrs. Jacobs-Stanley’s Acting classes, the cast, crew and their parents, and Miss Basil Marie Stanley