From plays to musicals to offering speeches, this department rocks! Secondary students have many opportunities to perform and hone their skills in preparation for competition in the spring and in preparation for life!
Drama Teacher/Director - Blythe Kirkwood
Mrs. Kirkwood holds a BFA in Musical Theatre from Sam Houston State University and has served as the Head Theatre Director at Spring High School and the Theatre Director at Bailey Middle School in Spring ISD. At HITS Theatre, she served as Education Coordinator, teaching musical theatre classes and private voice. She has choreographed numerous musicals and choir pop shows. Mrs. Kirkwood is also an experienced professional actress, having performed with The Texas Repertory Theatre, HITS Theatre at Miller Outdoor Theatre, Theatre Lab Houston, Galveston Island Musicals, and Eichelberger Performing Arts in Hanover, PA.
Mrs. Kirkwood teaches sixth grade musical theatre, middle school drama and musical theatre, high school drama and oversees the TAPPS One Act Play contest, the Thespian Troupe, and for 2014, the musical "Bye, Bye Birdie." Keep your eye on the drama department, as Mrs. Kirkwood builds on the foundation laid by her predecessors and takes the CCS theatre program to the next level.