A Friendly Face: an Interview with Alex Kirby

Alex Kirby ’20 is a three year junior at Blair. Her time here has been spent being a member of multiple class councils, a head tour guide, a member of acapella, and a talented member of the theater program. She’s also always a friendly face around campus.

Question: How many shows have you done at Blair, and which ones?

Answer: “I have done four shows, and they were In The Heights, Godspell, Crazy for You, and The Fantasticks.

Question: What was your favorite show?

Answer: “Definitely either In The Heights or Godspell. In The Heights because it had the most fun music and I enjoyed dancing to it. I loved Godspell because of the cast.”

Question: What is your favorite and least favorite color?

Answer: “Yellow is my favorite and I don’t like black.”

Question: Where are you from?

Answer: “I am from Paradise Valley, Arizona.”

Question: What is your favorite food in the dining hall?

Answer: “The cheesy quinoa or banana and peanut butter on bread.”

Question: What do you love most about theater?

Answer:  “I love the reaction of the audience afterwards. I always enjoy making them happy with my performance.”  

Question: What is your worst quality you think you have?

Answer: “I am a perfectionist.”

Question: If you didn’t do theater, what sports would you have played?

Answer: “Probably soccer or maybe track.”

(Copyright 2019 Mollie Sysler)

Mollie Sysler

Mollie Sysler is a four-year senior. She is an editor of the Oracle and is looking forward to continuing writing and editing for her remaining time at Blair.