Theatre Program

Theatre Program- Staff

Neil Carpentier-Alting

Neil Carpentier-AltingNeil Carpentier-Alting came to COS in 2009. He earned his Bachelor's Degree in Theater Arts from Eastern Michigan University and a Master's of Fine Arts specializing in design at Wayne State University.  Mr. Carpentier-Alting has twenty years of experience as a Technical Director and thirteen as an educator.  He most recently served as the Head of Design and Production/Technical Director/Lighting Designer at Interlochen Arts Academy as well as the Production Manager at the Interlochen Arts Camp in Michigan.  Prior to that, he served as the Technical Director at numerous professional theaters in the Illinois and Michigan areas, as well as at Wayne State University.
Phone: (530) 938-5206(530) 938-5206
Email: Neil Carpentier-Alting

Wendy james

Wendy JamesWendy James is a recent addition to the College of the Siskiyous's Theatre Program and she brings a wealth of professional experience as an acclaimed stage veteran, poet and Emmy award winning choreographer! Her credits include Broadway: White Christmas, London: Show Boat. World Premieres: Sister Act, The 3hree Musketeers, An American in Paris. Regional: Hair, The Who’s Tommy, Pippin, Crazy for You and many others. Wendy has an impressive teaching resume as well, holding Faculty and/or Director positions at the University of San Francisco, Schumacher's School of Dance, American Conservatory Theater, Liberty Theatre Company and many other dance and vocal education roles throughout the San Francisco Bay area.