Stephanie Temple

Drama Teacher

BA, University of Southern California, MA, San Francisco State University

Stephanie Temple has run the drama program at Live Oak since 2002. Ms. Temple is a director, choreographer, and playwright, having created over thirty original children’s plays and adaptations, including The Little Mermaid, Peter Pan, The Princess and the Pea, and Aladdin. She has taught theatre and dance at CSU Stanislaus, Merced College, Young Artists Conservatory, PCPA Theatrefest, and is currently the Conservatory Director at the New Conservatory Theatre Center. Her favorite lessons with the kids are paper bag costume-making, anything involving theatre history, and the annual Halloween make-up sessions.