Take the Stage offers a seasoned and professional staff including an artistic director, music director, choreographer, set designer, lighting designer, and so much more


Kenny Males
Artistic Director

Kenny developed Summer Lab Theater Company (SLTC), a musical theater intensive program for junior high and high school students. Kenny led SLTC as its founding Artistic Director where he produced professional-level Broadway plays. At Catherine Cook where he currently serves as the Drama Teacher for grades 1-8, Kenny's directing credits include: Honk Jr., The Wizard of Oz, and Annie Jr. He also writes and directs original scene studies for his middle school students to perform in scene study showcases throughout the school year.

Kara Seigal
Music Director

Kara graduated from New York University with a degree in ethnomusicology and Latin American studies. After moving to Lima, Perú in 2011, she started a tourism company that combined performance art with local tourism. Her company reached number 20 of Things To Do in Lima on TripAdvisor. Kara is currently the musical theatre director at Hiram Bingham School, a British international school in Lima, Perú

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Skylar Males

Skylar got her degree in Dance and the Performing Arts from University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign. She currently is a teaching artist for the Joffrey Ballet. Skylar founded her own nonprofit dance company, Nexus, in 2018 and is the Artistic Director.