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Paula Makar
Paula Makar

Paula is very excited to be a Contributing Editor for! Paula is an Associate Member of SDCS and Actor's Equity. Paula earned her Master’s Degree in Theatre from Oklahoma State University, where she directed These Shining Lives and a new work, Trigger. Paula received her BFA in Theatre Performance from Wichita State, where she also served as an Adjunct Lecturer and Online Instructor. Paula was an Associate Professor of Theatre at Neosho County Community College in Chanute, KS., where she directed You're A Good Man, Charlie Brown, Silent Sky, The Odd Couple Female Version, and  She Kills Monsters. As an Adjunct Professor at Southwestern College, Paula directed The Liar. She directed High School Musical and Annie for MTYP, and an original show written by her Performing Arts students at Upward Bound Wichita Prep at Wichita State. Paula also directed Othello for Wichita Shakespeare Company, and Frost/Nixon for Wichita Community Theatre. Paula is also an actress, and has many favorite roles, including Bad Ass Betty in The Great American Trailer Park Christmas Musical at Roxy’s Downtown, Janis in Hands On A Hardbody at the Forum Theatre, and Peggy in Weekend Comedy at the Great Plains Theatre in Abilene, KS. Paula played Martha in last three productions of White Christmas at the Crown Uptown; she also played Prudy, The Gym Teacher and the Matron in Hairspray, and Miss Hannigan in Annie. Paula directed and appeared in many of the Crown’s Children’s Theatre offerings. Other favorite roles include Sara Jane Moore in Assassins, Miss Lynch in Grease, and Princess Puffer in The Mystery of Edwin Drood. Paula can also be seen from time to time on the stage at Prairie Pines in their interactive murder mysteries. A native of Buffalo, New York, she now calls Wichita, Kansas home. In Buffalo, Paula was a member of the Buffalo Ensemble Theatre and Theatre of Youth. In Michigan, Paula was an Adjunct Instructor of Drama at Olivet College, and also ran the Youth Theatre Programs at the Marshall Civic and Marshall Middle School, where she directed and choreographed many productions. 

Susan Guntly
Susan Guntly

Susan Guntly has been involved with the performing arts in Kansas for most of her existence. From her first community center acting class, where she played a donut loving alien named Achoo, to producing and directing a selection of Greek, Absurdist and contemporary shows with a group of friends called The Obstreperous Players decades later. As a teen, she apprenticed at Music Theatre of Wichita, later received a Bachelor’s of Performing Arts from Wichita State University, and after had the privilege to perform at most of the local theatres. With her unique perspective and history in the community, she’s excited to share one of her other passions, writing, and celebrate the talent and artistry that thrives in the Wichita area.


THE PROM: The Musical in Wichita THE PROM: The Musical
Theatre Salina (6/7 - 6/23)
Beetlejuice in Wichita Beetlejuice
Century II Concert Hall (4/1 - 4/6)
Pretty Woman (Non-Equity) in Wichita Pretty Woman (Non-Equity)
Century II Concert Hall (1/2 - 1/5)
12 Angery Jurors
Family Community Theater (6/20 - 6/24)
Bright Star
Family Community Theater (7/18 - 7/21)

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