Carthage has more than 120 student groups and organizations through which students can get involved, explore possible careers, meet other students, work closely with faculty advisors, and perform community service. See a full list of Carthage student organizations.
The following clubs and organizations are popular with Carthage theatre students.
Alpha Psi Omega
Alpha Psi Omega National Theatre Honor Society is an American recognition honor society recognizing students in collegiate theatre. Carthage has an Alpha cast (Alpha Psi Omega’s designation for “chapter”). This coeducational fraternity is for students with a developing interest in the field of dramatics. Students are honored for their involvement in areas of dramatic production, both on and off stage.
Merely Players is an improvisational comedy troupe that performs both on and off campus. Members utilize skits, games and creativity in their performances, which often take place in WOHs place.
Carthage Stand-up Comedy Club
Carthage Stand Up Club is an organization with one goal: making people laugh with jokes told in an intimate setting with a microphone. The club is also open to other things such as video comedy skits, emceeing, and providing general comedy advice.
Court of Nobility
The Court of Nobility is meant as a place where anyone can come and join in a wide variety of games, activities and crafts, learn about the history of the medieval/renaissance world, and even put together their own period outfit.