Meet The Teachers
Anna is a core member of Summer Break Theatre. Anna has her BFA in Theatre Performance from the University of Florida and later on earned her Master of Education from Texas A&M. She is a middle school theatre teacher in Hutto. Prior to that, Anna lived in Los Angeles where she was a founding member of the award-winning sketch group Oh You and Your Bone Spurs, a frequent participant in Comedy Central’s storytelling night Sit and Spin, and happened to film a TV pilot, a couple of indie movies and a studio picture. She lives in Austin with her husband and two sons and is beyond excited to work with Summer Break Theatre!
Jon is a founding member of Summer Break Theatre and producing director. Jon serves as the theatre director at East View High School in Georgetown. Prior to that, he was an actor of stage and screen in Los Angeles. He is also a graduate of Chapman University's BFA in Theatre Performance program. Jon performed in the School of Rock for Georgetown Palace Theatre and performed as Joe for SBT's production of Cul-de-Sac by John Cariani.
David Lampe is a core member of Summer Break Theatre. After graduating with degrees in English and Philosophy from Texas A&M, David worked for a number of years in Houston, San Antonio and Austin. He is a long time improviser in the Austin, whose work can be seen at the Hideout, Merlin Works, Coldtowne Theatre, and more. David has been instructing seniors for over 25 years.
Rene is a core member of Summer Break Theatre. has a B.A. in Theatre from the City University of New York, Hunter College. She is currently the Theatre Arts director at Hutto High School in Hutto,Tx. Rene has worked as an actor in LA, New York and across the country. Rene’s recent Austin credits include Olivia in Twelfth Night, Titania in A Midsummer Night’s Dream, The Princess in Love’s Labor’s Lost, Calpurnia in Julius Caesar for Present Theatre Company and Adrianna in Comedy of Errors for Penfold Theatre Company. Rene is super excited to get to work with the talented artists of Summer Break Theatre!
Maggie Meador is the founding Artistic Director of Summer Break Theatre. Maggie is currently a Theatre director for Cedar Valley MS in Round Rock ISD, a member of the Arts Lead Cohort 1. She has led professional development workshops for both the district and TETA. Previously, Maggie worked as a touring national stage manager for TheatreWorks USA, and performed in New York City for the Drama Guild, the New School, Manhattan Theatre Source, and others. Maggie served as the stage manager for Joan Rivers and the Blue Man Group.