Angi Burns M.Ed.

Executive Director

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Miss Angi has been involved in the Theater since the age of 4. She studied at the Creative Arts and Theatre School through elementary school and continued her study in high school at Plano Sr. High School, as well as in College at Collin College and Southeastern Oklahoma State University. She earned a Bachelor's degree in both Theatre and Broadcast Communication and went on to obtain a Master's Degree in Education Administration from Concordia University. Angi taught public school Speech, Theatre & Debate for 9 years, directed UIL One-Act play, musicals and a variation of other productions both in the educational setting and throughout the community. As a performer, Angi has been involved in numerous educational, amateur and professional theatre productions across Texas and Oklahoma. She is also an award winning Radio DJ, Sports Emcee and Comedian. She has served as the Assistant Director of Children's Theatre for the Oklahoma Shakespearean Festival, Educational Director for the OSF After-school program, Owner/Director of Broadway Bound School of Performing Arts, a teaching artist for Junior Players and as the Artistic Director of The Young Actor’s Guild of Collin County and CenterStage Youth Theatre in addition to teaching in Wylie ISD and McKinney ISD. Angi is a UIL One-Act Play adjudicator and has worked with Destination Imagination, Big Thought, Junior Players and numerous other Youth performing arts groups. Angi has had students competitors compete and place in ITS, UIL, TFA and NSDA including the State and National Tournaments. Miss Angi is an adjudicator and clinician for UIL One Act play competition as well as State and National level forensics. She has raised many students in the arts to gain scholarships and acceptances to top colleges across the country. Her goal is to develop good humans who can give back to the community in a positive manner through their art.