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Academy Staff

Meet Your Academy Staff



All of our teaching artists are adult professional theatre artists who hold current finger print clearance cards. All of our Academy Staff receive in depth trainings in Saftey, EDI (Equity, Diversity, & Inclusion), and Classroom Management. Click below to learn more about each of our Teaching Artists.


Academy Mission: Harnessing‌ ‌the‌ ‌transformative‌ ‌power‌ ‌of‌ ‌theatre,‌ ‌Childsplay Theatre Academy ‌create‌s ‌education‌ ‌programs‌ ‌that‌ ‌center‌ ‌young‌ ‌people‌ ‌in‌ ‌the‌ ‌process‌ ‌of‌ ‌artistic‌ ‌discovery‌ ‌and‌ ‌courageous‌ ‌empathy.‌


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Brianna Fallon

Brianna Fallon (also known as Ms. Bri) is an actor, director, playwright, teaching artist, singer, and musician. She received...


Thomas J. Underdal

Thomas J. Underdal is an interdisciplinary theatre maker and educator who has worked with Childsplay as a teaching artist since...


Alex Frost

Alex Frost is joining the Childsplay team this summer for her first year with the academy. An actor, singer, and...


Alexis Nomorosa

Alexis has been part of the Childsplay ensemble since 2021. She is a Theatre Education student at Grand Canyon...


Amanda Slade

Amanda Slade (she/her) joined the Childsplay Ensemble in 2022 as a Teaching Artist and Music Director and is...


Briyannah Simmons

Briyannah E. Simmons is a passionate theater maker. While acting is her primary focus, she also has dabbled in writing...


Cam Oakes (Private Coach)

Cam Oakes has been a part of the Childsplay teaching artist community since 2016 and is always excited to continue ...


Dorian Peterson

Dorian Peterson is a new member of the Childsplay Community and he is ELATED to start as one of the teaching artist...


Ericca Rose (Private Coach)

Ericca Rose has been with Childsplay since 2019. She has a deep passion for working with kids and sharing her knowledge...


Jason White

Jason White is an Arizona based director and teacher. Jason is originally from Freeport NY and moved to Arizona with his family when he...


Natalie Earley

Natalie Earley graduated from the Childsplay Conservatory program and moved on to Student Interning with Childsplay...


Rachel McCabe (Private Coach)

Rachel McCabe joined Childsplay in the summer of 2017 as a Teaching Artist. She has been a professional Singer/Actress for...


Zoe Tyler

Zoe Tyler (she/her) is a theatre maker and educator from St. Louis, Missouri. Her many roles as a theatre maker include...