Artist of the Month

September Artist of the Month – Cheryl Lowber

Congratulations to our September Artist of the Month, Cheryl Lowber! Cheryl is a professional actor, director, and acting coach based in DFW as well as an experienced UIL One Act Play adjudicator at both the Middle School and High School levels. She holds a B.A. in Theatre from Oklahoma Baptist University and [...]

September Artist of the Month – Cheryl Lowber2021-09-22T12:39:49-05:00

July Artist of the Month – George Variames

Congratulations to our July Artist of the Month, George Variames! George Variames is currently working as the music director for Miss Saigon: School Edition with NTPA Plano. George is a renowned vocal coach and pianist and is excited to be joining the NTPA team! George is originally from Chicago, Illinois, and completed [...]

July Artist of the Month – George Variames2021-07-22T18:57:05-05:00

June Artist of the Month – Jason Villarreal

Congratulations to our June Artist of the Month, Jason Villarreal! Jason began his journey with the performing arts studying the dance Ballet Folkorico in his hometown and Texas border city, Edinburg. In 2006, he moved to DFW to attend the University of Texas at Arlington where he graduated with a BFA in [...]

June Artist of the Month – Jason Villarreal2021-07-02T21:50:06-05:00

May Artist of the Month – Denver Danyla

Congratulations to our May Artist of the Month, Denver Danyla! Denver is a Senior Resident Director at NTPA and has recently taken on the role of Director of Academy at Fairview. He received his BFA in Acting for Stage and Screen from Azusa Pacific University in Los Angeles. He found his passion [...]

May Artist of the Month – Denver Danyla2021-05-24T12:45:49-05:00

April Artist of the Month & NTPA’s Newest Resident Director – Morgan Haney

Congratulations to our April Artist of the Month, Morgan Haney! We are also thrilled to announce Morgan’s promotion as NTPA’s Newest Resident Director.Morgan has a passion for creating excellent theatre for young audiences, both as a director and an actor. She joined the NTPA team in 2020 and has been directing shows [...]

April Artist of the Month & NTPA’s Newest Resident Director – Morgan Haney2021-04-28T23:50:17-05:00

February 2021 Artist of the Month – Kaitlyn Barnard-Wright

Congratulations to our February Artist of the Month, Kaitlyn Barnard-Wright! Kaitlyn Barnard-Wright graduated in 2013 Cum Laude from Texas Woman’s University where she performed in both their opera and theater productions. She has been with NTPA since 2017 and has directed and music directed for NTPA in all of it's programs including [...]

February 2021 Artist of the Month – Kaitlyn Barnard-Wright2021-04-08T14:55:22-05:00

January Artist of the Month & NTPA’s Newest Resident Director – Hannah Brewer

Congratulations to our Artist of the Month for January, Hannah Brewer! We are also thrilled to announce Hannah’s promotion from Associate Resident Director to Resident Director. Hannah Brewer started with North Texas Performing Arts as a sophomore in high school, beginning as an actress and now as a Director. Her acting career began [...]

January Artist of the Month & NTPA’s Newest Resident Director – Hannah Brewer2021-04-20T15:20:29-05:00

December Artist of the Month – Darrell Rodenbaugh

Congratulations to our Artist of the Month for December, Darrell Rodenbaugh! Darrell joined the Plano Children’s Theatre as Governing Board President in 2010 and was elected for eight consecutive terms leading the organization to over 600% growth and to evolve into North Texas Performing Arts. Darrell has served as Chief Executive [...]

December Artist of the Month – Darrell Rodenbaugh2020-12-08T09:51:54-06:00

November Artist of the Month – Mike Mazur

Congratulations to our Artist of the Month for November, Mike Mazur! Mike is thrilled to be a part of the NTPA family, having worked as a theatrical director, writer, choreographer and educator since earning his Bachelor’s in English, Speech and Drama Education from Bowling Green State University in his home state [...]

November Artist of the Month – Mike Mazur2020-11-16T16:11:19-06:00

October Artist of the Month – Daniel Dean Miranda

Congratulations to our Artist of the Month for October, Daniel Dean Miranda! Daniel has been a local actor since the age of six. He started choreographing for NTPA in the Summer of 2008. From there, he took on shows as director, choreographer, and music director. In addition to working with NTPA's [...]

October Artist of the Month – Daniel Dean Miranda2020-10-01T15:51:06-05:00