Bringing Musical Theatre to the Community

OAT Jr. is a performing troupe that serves as goodwill ambassadors to the people of Rolla and the surrounding region since 2021. A performance and training ground for talented young people, the program spotlights children and teenagers who demonstrate exceptional voice and dance talent, stage presence, dedication and discipline.

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How can I book OAT Jr. for my next event?

To book an OAT Jr. performance please email maalbright@ozarkactorstheatre.org​ with your request. 

MEET OAT JR

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MAGGIE

Maggie is a sophomore from Steelville, MO. Her past roles include Mayzie LaBird in SEUSSICAL THE MUSICAL, Kat in PITCH IN, and upcoming: the Knave of Hearts in this summer's production of DOROTHY IN WONDERLAND. She enjoys giving costumed tours of a local 1890s Schoolhouse in her free time.

SCOUT

Scout has been featured in several local school and OAT productions such as CHARLOTTE's WEB, BEST CHRISTMAS PAGEANT EVER, and Broadway Beginning´s production of PITCH IN. She can be seen this summer at the Rolla Bandshell as White Rabbit in DOROTHY IN WONDERLAND produced by OAT.

KENNEDY

Kennedy is thrilled to be a part of OAT JR. Kennedy has done a number of community theatre shows with Fine Linen Theatre and OAT, his favorite roles include: Crutchie (NEWSIES), Micheal(ELF) and Fred (CHEAPER BY THE DOZEN). He also competes in dance competitions with Stonecrest Dance Center. Kennedy is grateful for his friends and family.

AUDREY

Audrey is delighted to be joining OAT’s traveling performance troupe! She has previously been seen in OAT’s productions of FOOTLOOSE, DAMN YANKEES, ANNIE GET YOUR GUN, MEET ME IN ST LOUIS (Tootie), and many more! Audrey is grateful to her whole support team for all of their love and encouragement.

JERSY

Jersy began her journey in musical theatre on the OAT stage in 2019 as Jane Banks in MARY POPPINS. Other credits include Imogene Herdman in THE BEST CHRISTMAS PAGEANT EVER, Savannah in Disney’s FREAKY FRIDAY at Capital City Productions in Jefferson City, and performing on stage for Taylor Louderman’s Power of Theatre.

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ISAAC

Isaac is from Rolla, Missouri and is 13 years old. He enjoys wrestling, taekwando, playing baseball, acting, and singing. Isaac taught himself to play piano and enjoys being the big brother to 3 younger siblings. He has a gregarious personality and makes people laugh. He is a joy to be around!

CHRIS

Chris's first theatre experience was with his church and since then, he has grown to really love theatre over the years. Chris has been in OAT shows such as THE BEST CHRISTMAS PAGEANT EVER and SEUSSICAL THE MUSICAL (Horton).

ZACHARY

Zach is sixteen and attends Rolla High School. He has been in several OAT shows including THE WIZARD OF OZ, PETER PAN, and ELF, as well as high school shows such as THE ADDAMS FAMILY, THE LITTLE MERMAID, and THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING EARNEST. Zach also loves designing and constructing costumes for theatre.

QUINCEY

Quincey Steelman is excited to be performing with OAT Jr. She made her OAT debut in THE BEST CHRISTMAS PAGEANT EVER. Quincey lives in Salem, Missouri, with her family and is a very active 12 year old who loves volleyball, basketball, singing, and being on stage.

Upcoming Performances

June 4th: Summerfest

June 16th: Rolla Chamber Luncheon

June 21st: Make Music Day 

June 25 - 27th: DOROTHY IN WONDERLAND at the Bandshell

July 8th: PATSY CLINE opening at OAT

July 9th: OAT Summer Theatre Academy Rolla

July 14th: Crawford County Fair

Oct 16th: Cubafest

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