Staff Announcements

Kameron Knott – NTPA Collegiate Pursuits Program Director

Announcing NTPA Collegiate Pursuits Program Director! We are pleased to announce the promotion of Kameron Knott to Program Director of the NTPA Collegiate Pursuits program. Kameron started working with NTPA in 2019 as a Choreographer and Assistant Director. He has also been working as an integral part of the Collegiate Pursuits production team since [...]

2022-05-06T11:47:35-05:00May 6th, 2022|NTPA News, Staff Announcements|

Paige Price – Newest NTPA Resident Director

Announcing NTPA’s Newest Resident Director - Paige Price! We are pleased to announce the promotion of Paige Price to Resident Director!  Paige started working with NTPA in 2018 and has served the organization in multiple capacities over the past four years including directing, teaching and choreographing in addition to serving in office roles.  A [...]

2022-04-22T09:49:05-05:00April 14th, 2022|NTPA News, Staff Announcements|

Announcing the Retirement of Plano Children’s Theatre Founder, Sara Egelston Akers

It is with great gratitude that North Texas Performing Arts announces the retirement of the Founder of Plano Children’s Theatre and its Vice President of Community Outreach, SaraEgelston Akers. Sara founded Plano Children’s Theatre over three decades ago and upon that foundation NTPA has become the become the largest youth [...]

2022-02-22T16:09:33-06:00February 22nd, 2022|NTPA News, Staff Announcements|

NTPA Announces Director of Education, Preston Page

We are pleased to announce that Preston Page will be joining NTPA as its Director of Education. Preston will oversee the day-to-day operations of the NTPA Academy together with Head of School Mike Mazur, and will manage NTPA’s other educational offerings across all of NTPA's campuses. Preston is an accomplished teacher, director, accompanist, and [...]

2022-02-17T13:45:29-06:00February 17th, 2022|NTPA News, Staff Announcements|

Announcing Assistant Head of School and Senior Resident Director, Kaitlyn Barnard

Kaitlyn Barnard graduated in 2013 Cum Laude from Texas Woman’s University where she performed in both their opera and theater productions. Kaitlyn is certified in the Kodaly Method of music education. Before joining NTPA, she taught music and choir in Plano ISD for five years and during that time received the Bass Hall [...]

2022-01-20T14:21:06-06:00January 20th, 2022|NTPA News, Staff Announcements|

Announcing NTPA Senior Director of Facilities and Technology, Christian White

As North Texas Performing Arts continues to grow and expand to fulfill its mission to develop the character of youth through performing arts education and quality entertainment and bring “Broadway to the ‘Burbs” with our adult Repertory and Community Theatre program, the expectations for our lighting and sound capabilities and the [...]

2021-12-26T18:10:50-06:00December 2nd, 2021|NTPA News, Staff Announcements|