Kaylie Carpenter

Stage & Production Manager
Class of 2023


Kaylie Carpenter is a Production Manager with a diverse theatrical background. She is drawn to the fast-paced and passionate nature of entertainment, and is focused on delivering memorable experiences to audiences while ensuring equitable working environments for theater makers wherever she goes. 

Beginning as a stage manager, carpenter, and electrician in her hometown of St. Louis, Kaylie immediately narrowed in on management and has worked in several capacities including theme parks, festivals, concerts, events, and good old fashioned theater. 

Kaylie is graduating from CMU with her BFA in Stage and Production Management. While at CMU, she has served as technical supervisor for Playground– a festival of student work, project manager for the scene shop, production stage manager for Dance/Light,  and production manager for several productions.