Carlyle DePriest

Pronouns: She/Her/Hers

Teaching Artist with The Viola Project since: 2016

Carlyle DePriest started with the Viola Project in 2015 as a College Apprentice. Carlyle started acting when she was six years old when she was introduced to William Shakespeare. Since then, she got a B.A in Acting with minors in Voice Over and Teaching Artistry from Columbia College Chicago. She has appeared on stage with Shakespeare All-Stars and Theatre on the Hill. Carlyle has completed Shakespeare & Company’s Summer Training Intensive and has her eyes set on getting a Masters in classical acting with an emphasis in Shakespeare. She is constantly empowered by watching her students discover the wonders of Shakespeare and how they can connect Shakespeare to their lives. 

"And though she be but little, she is fierce."