Sandra Detamore
Director / Teacher

Thomas Detamore
Assistant Director

Thomas is excited about being part of the “teaching staff”. Thomas has been singing and acting since he was 6 years old. He graduated from Texas State University with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in English, with a Minor in Theater.

Melissa Deschenes
Drama Teacher

Melissa, is the proud mother of 8-year-old Devin Deschenes. Melissa has appeared in various movies and television shows as a background actor and has rediscovered her passion for acting. Drama Kids is the next step in her planned career change from Austin Community College where she studied marketing and business. When Melissa found out about our Drama Kids program. She liked that we focused on building confidence, speaking and creative thinking skills. She knew it was the ideal match for her talents. Melissa wants to use her experience to help our young Drama Kids.

Keanu Cordero
Drama Teacher

Keanu is excited about joining our Drama Kids teaching staff. With six years of theatre experience, including directing short films, he is already making a difference in helping students.

Angela Bassetti
Lead Teacher/Administrative Assistant

My name is Angela and I am blessed to be given this opportunity to encourage young artist in their theater journey! I have a BA in Child Psychology and a minor in Childhood Studies from Rutgers University. Some of my favorite past shows include Alice in Wonderland, The Miracle Worker, Into the Woods, and Top Girls. I accredit my love for theatre to my mother and past educators. I am extremely excited to join the Drama Kids team and to share my passions for the arts!

Jay MacFarland
Drama Teacher

Hey Y’all! I am Ms.Jay and this is my 3rd year teaching Drama Kids. I am 30 years old with two awesome kids and I am also about to be married! Drama Kids has brought out my love and passion for theater and has given me the opportunity to share that love with kids enrolled in the program. I have 7 years’ experience in theater, 4 years in dance, and 4 years singing. I can’t wait to teach your kids!

Tammy Frazier
Drama Teacher

Hello everyone!

What can I say? Drama Kids Rock!! I’m thrilled to be part of the team. My name is Tami Kai and I am full of 40 years of theatre experience as a creative educator/artistic director and even technical direction and design. My passion runs deep when sharing the wonders of the art of theatre with our youth. Believe in make believe it’s what feeds our souls.

Angelique Aragon
Drama Teacher

Angelique has had a passion for theatre since she was just a little girl. She spends her free time creating art in any way possible with her 8-year-old daughter Bella. Together they are both grateful and excited to be a part of the Drama Kids family. Angelique hopes to inspire her students to find comfort in expressing themselves creatively while learning the importance of teamwork.

Join our team! Drama Kids is seeking dynamic and fun part time teachers to meet our growing class schedule.  Please visit our Contact Us Page and submit your interest.