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Carly Berg, Gainesville Georgia

Acting Coach, Choreographer, Co-Director/Music Director of Play On Players

 

Carly has a BFA in Musical Theatre from Brenau University in the Gainesville Theatre Alliance training program. She has performed in over 70 productions including several lead roles in professional theaters, schools, and community theatres. Carly also has a strong passion for children’s theatre and finds working with children to be personally rewarding. She enjoys helping children build their self-confidence and talents on stage. Carly has directed or choreographed more than 60 children’s theatre productions and always strives to be an excellent role model for her students.

Play On Players

Carly is the Co-Director at Play On Players whose mission is to provide outstanding productions by young artists. P.O.P strives to provide an engaging, safe, and creative environment for children by offering exciting experiences in musical theatre productions. The goal is to inspire and strengthen self-confidence, individual expression, and theatre performance skills, while also developing life-long values, teamwork, and the love of performing live theatre for the community. In addition to the JTF competitions, P.O.P. performs full-length productions throughout the year.

National Performing Arts Competition

For the Holly Theatre Competition Troupe in 2008, Carly’s choreography of School House Rock Live Jr. helped win 1st place at the National Performing Arts Festival in Walt Disney World, performing in the Magic Kingdom. She also won “1st Place Female Vocalist”. The following year, her choreography of Footloose helped her competition team win first place again on a Bahama Cruise, as well as earning the “Best Choreography” award.

Junior Theater Festival

For the Dawson County Arts Council in 2010, Carly won the “Outstanding Choreography” award with Seussical Jr. at the Junior Theater Festival in Atlanta. Their competition team also won the “Outstanding Production” award. The following year, she was again the choreographer for DCAC’s children’s theatre competition team at JTF, as they performed Godspell.

Previous directing or choreography includes:

Lambert H.S., Lumpkin County H.S., Johnson H.S., North Hall H.S., Dawson County H.S., Florida Repertory Theatre, Clinton Area Showboat Theatre, Holly Children’s Theatre, Dawson County Arts Council, Mill Springs Academy, Wauka Mountain Elementary, is the Co-Director at Play On Players who’s mission is to provide outstanding productions by young artists. P.O.P strives to provide an engaging, safe, and creative environment for children by offering exciting experiences in musical theatre productions. The goal is to inspire and strengthen self-confidence, individual expression, and theatre performance skills, while also developing life-long values, teamwork, and the love of performing live theatre for the community.

Under the direction of Haden and Carly, the Play On Players troupes have won multiple awards at annual Theater Festivals.

James And The Giant Peach at NPAF 2017
Once On This Island Jr. at JTF 2017
Guys And Dolls Jr. at JTF 2016
The Little Mermaid Jr. at JTF 2015
Seussical Jr. at JTF 2014
Honk! Jr. at JTF 2013

 

Contact Information

Play On Players

carlyannberg@gmail.com

678-938-4108

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