Student Theatre Arts Representatives (S.T.A.R)

Jasper Austin (Student Representative, Student Resources)
Jasper Austin is a Massasoit theatre major in his second year and is thrilled to be a part of the Student Theatre Arts Representatives. Jasper hopes to someday be an actor, a playwright, and a human rights advocate, using theatre and art to spark social change

Nic Awalt (Student Representative, Orientation & Recruitment)
Nic Awalt is currently a student at Massasoit Community College studying theatre. Nic has had a love for theatre since their first show at age 10. After high school, Nic has been a part of four productions so far at Massasoit. Including As You Like It as Phoebe, The Laramie Project as Leigh Fondakowski (Alison Mears, Zackie Salmon, Tiffany Edwards), DIA as the roll of Nazareth, and A Midsummer Night’s Dream as Puck. Nic would love to thank all of those who have supported their passion and the passion of others in the arts.

Jeremy Bradley (Student Representative, Publicity)
Jeremy Bradley has been a Student at Massasoit since 2016 and recently changed to become a theatre major in order to pursue the art of storytelling and to become part of a larger community also committed to shaping a more inclusive future. Most recent contributions were Dramaturg for American Idiot (2019) at The Company Theatre in Norwell, and Francis Flute in A Midsummer Night’s Dream (2018) here at Massasoit Community College.

Lassana Dorleh (Student Representative, Student Resources)
Lassana Dorleh is currently a student at Massasoit Community College, as a Theatre Arts Major. He is an active participant for both STAR and the Practical Theatre Ensemble.

Mia Geter (Student Representative, Orientation & Recruitment)
Mia Geter is currently a student attending Massasoit Community College with a major in Theatre. Throughout high school Mia participated in drama club as well as being in each of the musicals at Abby Kelley. She has always been interested in the humanities and while digging deeper into her skills of becoming an actress, she hopes to use theatre as not only an outlet but a way to inspire others.

Jayanne Glynn (Student Representative, Fundraising)
Jayanne Glynn is a current student at Massasoit Community College, working towards her Associates in Theatre Arts. She is an aspiring comedian, current dog mom, and overall lover of all things stage and screen. As a member of the LGBTQ+ community, she enjoys being a part of a vibrant community of like-minded people who enjoy working together to create something amazing, with the power to facilitate change. She is looking forward to embarking on this journey with her peers and doing amazing work together creating this foundation for the Theatre Arts Degree program at MCC.

Aisha Grullon (Student Representative, Publicity)
Aisha is a Theatre Arts major at Massasoit Community College just finishing up her first year. Growing up in Brockton, she participated in the Brockton High School Drama Program all four years up until her graduation. Aisha is an aspiring actress and director, with hopes to change the world through the love and impact of theatre and performance.

Jasmine Jaynes (Student Representative, Orientation & Recruitment)
Jasmine is a current student at Massasoit, and a recent inductee of Phi Theta Kappa. She is also an active member of Massasoit’s GSA. Previous roles include: Louise (Gypsy), Ms. Flemings (Heathers), Doralee Rhodes (9 to 5), Tuptim (King and I), Mary Lazarus (Sister Act), Mrs. Osgood (Suite Surrender). Jasmine is an aspiring actress and plans to continue working in theatre and being a proponent of women and lgbtq rights after graduation.

Jermaine Murray (Student Representative, Student Resources)
Jermaine is a Massasoit theatre major who in his free time enjoys playing/coaching basketball and reading up on new plays. He is pleased with his journey thus far in his acting career and can’t wait to see what the future has in store for him. After 2019 fall semester he is seeking a four-year college where he will continue to build on what he has learned here at Massasoit. Some of his more recent roles are, Oberon in A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Dennis Shepherd in The Laramie project, Orlando in As You Like It, and Mitch in A Street Car Named Desire. He’d like to thank Professor Corinne M. Mason, Professor Peter. A Carey and the Massasoit theatre department for instilling such great tools for him to walk away with as he continues on his acting career

Mikayla Williams (Student Representative, Secretary, Fundraising)
Mikayla Williams is a young rising theatre artist who has a tremendous love for the art of theatre. She has worked in various areas of theatre design including stage management, lighting design, and scenic design. This is Mikayla’s third year stage managing the New Works Play Festival. Mikayla began her stage management career at Massasoit Community College where she was the stage manager for the student ensemble productions of Macbeth, and The Laramie Project. She was the Assistant Stage Manager for A Raisin in the Sun (Massasoit Community College), The Trial of Madeline Gee (Massasoit Community College). Mikayla has now been able to expand her experience stage managing I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change (Plymouth Community Theatre), Werewolves (Manhattan Repertory Theatre), Little Princess (Artist’s From Surburbia) Les Nuls (Artist’s From Suburbia), American Idiot (The Company Theatre), and Evita (The Company Theatre). Last summer she was a production intern at Wellfleet Harbor Actors Theatre for their summer stock shows.