Roberta has degrees in Theatre and Comparative Religion from Trinity University. She is the supervisor of Circle Arts’ K.I.D.s – Klasses in Drama (formerly known as the Fantasy Factory), our children’s school of drama, and director of The Inner Circle, our touring youth company. She has appeared on Circle Arts Theatre’s stage with roles in Godspell, Window Are Only Soid Air, The Rainmaker, and And a Nightingale Sang. Her portrayal of Annie Sullivan won standing ovations in both of Circle Arts’ Miracle Worker productions. She has directed many shows for Circle Arts Theatre, most notably: Equus, Baby, A…My Name is Alice, Noises Off, the spectacular achievement, Into the Woods, the record-breaking Nunsense, Little Shop of Horrors, and Once On This Island. Roberta has also served for years as the technical director for the New Braunfels Arts Council’s annual Dinner With the Arts. Currently she also serves on the board of Texas Non-Profit Theatres known as T.N.T.
Robin graduated from The University of Texas with degrees in Theatre and Education. She has choreographed several major productions for the theatre including Big River, Guys and Dolls, Oliver, and Godspell; and directed Dinner With the Arts for the Arts Council. Robin was a valuable member of the Inner Circle, the theatre’s touring youth company, for three years and has also taught summer theatre classes for youth in Austin. Robin has appeared in major roles for Circle Arts including: Smoke on the Mountain and Sanders Family Christmas as the hand signing June. She was the fabulous Cat in the Hat in Seussical, the Musical, and the crazy Rita La Porta in Lucky Stiff . Her directing credits include The Cemetery Club, The Sound of Music, My Fair Lady, The Producers, and Gypsy.
Crystal has her BA in English Literature from UCCS. She hails from Colorado and has directed numerous productions for Theatre D Art, The Millibo Art Theatre, Springs Ensemble Theatre, and Colorado Springs Art Center. She also has numerous roles to her credit including major roles for which she won awards. Crystal has extensive experience in set design, light design, and stage management.
Board of Directors
Carol Bissett, President
Joy Lindsey, Vice-President
Patrick Ricci, Treasurer
Martie Rodriguez, Secretary