KidzAct Meet Your Staff

KidzAct Staff

Craig Price

Education Director

(239) 434-7340 ext. 103

Craig Price trained and performed with Second City in Chicago, with the legendary Del Close at Improv Olympic, followed by five years on the road with ComedySportz. Most recently Craig opened the Center for Performing Arts in Bonita Springs, developing their Performing Arts and Theatre Program. Craig formed several area Improv groups including Bonita City Improv, teaching improv to adults and children, and served as Assistant Director for WGCU’s award winning Curious Kids TV show. Craig brings his wealth of experience back home to TNP as Education Director where he teaches acting and improv, directs KidzAct, and performs with Stage 2 Improv.

Cory Steiger

Education Assistant

(239) 434-7340 ext. 127

Cory is a 2016 graduate of Christopher Newport University, holding a B.A. in Fine and Performing Arts with a major in Theater and a concentration in Arts Administration. He has been a professional actor for nearly two years, touring the U.S. with Virginia Repertory Theatre productions of Huck and Tom and The Mighty Mississippi, The Boy Who Cried Wolf, and The Ugly Duckling among others. Other favorite roles have been Jack in Into the Woods, Huckleberry Finn in Big River, and Seymour in Little Shop of Horrors. He has directed youth theatre productions for close to five years between Centerstage Academy in Yorktown and The Naples Players in Naples, Florida. He wishes to thank his friends, family, and Rebecca for their continual support.

KidzAct Instructors

Steve Cobb

Improv for Performance

Charles Fornara


Dawn Lebrecht Fornara

ACT! Advanced Conservatory

Lin Hart


Craig Price

Acting & Improv for ASD/SPD, Improv, Improv for Performance

Mary Anne McKerrow

PreAct, KinderAct, ThirdAct

Misha Ritter

SecondAct, Intro to Acting

Erica Sample

PreAct, ThirdAct

Sharon True

FirstAct, SecondAct

Leadership Team Members

Gaby Biagi

Annie Jr.

Julia Cornwall


Danaia Ivanov

Katie Pierce


Rylee Price


Lila Prince


Hunter Reum


Nicole Stanco

KinderAct, SecondAct

Preslie True


Annie Jr.

Erica Sample


Cynthia Dallas

Music Director

Emmie Smith

Stage Manager

Nicole Stanco

Assistant Stage Manager

Gaby Biagi

Dance Assistant

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