North Texas Performing Arts is proud to announce the promotion of Austin Hines to the role of Resident Director.

Austin Hines joined the NTPA family in 2022 as a summer camp director, and has quickly become a favorite instructor among NTPA students and families.

Growing up in Grand Prairie, Austin earned an Associates Degree in Musical Theatre from the KD Conservatory in Dallas where he later served as an instructor from 2020-2021. Austin has performed nationally with the Murder Mystery Company since 2019. 

In addition to directing, Austin also currently serves as NTPA’s Box Office Manager assisting patrons with ticketing needs across all NTPA locations.


Don’t miss these exciting upcoming productions with Austin!

  • Gavroche (Plano) – performs November 17-20
  • Cinderella: Youth Edition (Dallas) – auditions due October 27, performs January 12-15
  • The Hobbit (Plano) – auditions due November 1, performs January 27-February 4
  • The Adventure of BetaKid (Studios) – auditions TBD, Film premiere April 2