Q&A: Claire Kijewski (10)


Claire Kijewski (10) plays Ariel in “Game of Tiaras.” Kijewski was Ariel in the fall show and will be in the “The Little Mermaid,” the spring musical. Photo By: Liz Bustamante

Stephanie O'Drobinak, Author

Q: What is your part in the musical?

A: I play a sea creature and I sing in the chorus. It’s pretty fun and a good experience for future musicals.

Q: What’s your favorite part about being in the musical?

A: My favorite part of the show is the “Part Of Your World” song because I love the emotion put into the song and it gives me goosebumps.

Q: What are some of your goals in theater?
A: My goals for future musicals [are] to get a good part so I can stand out and show people what I really can do.

Q: What have you learned from this musical?
A: I’ve learned how to be expressive even if I have a smaller part. I know how to stand out.

Q: What is it like to perform in the new theatre?
A: It’s actually amazing and a dream come true to perform on such an extravagant stage.

Q: What’s been the hardest part about being in this musical?
A: The hardest part is trying to keep up with my grades and try 100 percent in the musical.

Q: What’s your favorite part about theater?
A: All of my friends are in theater. They make me happy.