Texas Roots

Born in Dallas, Texas in 1997, Carson Wright is the son of two other artists - an actress and a photographer. After a childhood in which he found his passion for storytelling and the arts, he applied and was accepted to downtown Dallas' prestigious Booker T. Washington High School for the Performing and Visual Arts in 2011. He studied theatre intensively for four years before graduating in 2015 and enrolling in Southern Methodist University, where he is a candidate for a B.F.A. in Theatre/Acting at the likewise renowned Meadows School for the Arts. Ever activistic, he is also a candidate for a B.A. in Political Science at SMU and is involved in local politics. Carson now lives in Northeast Dallas.