Flying Away In Song
Val Smith is a Penn State Junior who enjoys to sing and act in her free time. Her most recent role was Brenda Strong, a lead in the musical, "Catch Me If You Can." Smith has been singing and acting since the age of five when she played a Munchkin in "The Wizard of Oz" She has gone on to pursue theater more seriously and has been taking sining lessons with a professional vocal coach since she was in high school.
"Catch Me If You Can" the musical had a rehearsal process of five weeks. This short time to memorize lines and lyrics to songs was stressful for Smith. She thanks the cast for getting her through the rehearsal process and for becoming close friends. Smith plans to continue singing on stage in the near future.