Sat, Sept. 22nd

Theatre Day



Fri, Oct. 19th

Theatre Enrichment Day



Thurs and Sat, Oct. 18 and 20, 7pm

Peter and the Starcatcher



Fri, Nov. 9

Senior Directed Productions 



Thurs - Sat, Nov. 15 - 17

Texas State Thespian Convention



Thurs and Fri, Dec. 6 and 7, 7pm

Improv Show



Thurs, Fri & Sat, Jan. 17 - 19, 7pm  

(addt'l show at 2pm on Sat)

Disney's Newsies



Thurs, Feb. 28, 7pm

UIL OAP - The Book of Will



​Sat, March 23

WISD Celebrate the Arts



Thurs - Sat, April 11 - 13, 7pm
Too Much Light Makes the Baby Go Blind


Mon, April 15

Advanced Theatre Auditions



Weds and Thurs, May 8 and 9, 7pm

Improv Show



Fri, May 10
Theatre Arts Banquet



Tues, May 14, 5:30pm

International Thespian Society Induction



Weds, May 15, 7pm
Theatre Showoff



June 21 - 25

Arts For Autism, Gershwin Theatre, NYC


















 

Weds and Thurs, May 8 and 9, 7pm 

Improv Show

Weds and Thurs, May 8 and 9, 7pm 

Improv Show

2018 - 2019 

Production Season


Our Directors

 Polly Harrison, Director of Theatre

Mr. Lewandowski has his bachelor’s degree from Chadron State College. While teaching in Houston high schools, he was recognized by Houston’s Theater Under the Stars (TUTS) Awards where he and/or his students were nominated for Best Direction for Disney’s Beauty and the Beast (2005) and as Best Scenic Design in Gershwin’s Crazy for You (2006). While teaching at Wylie, the Dallas Summer Musical Theatre Awards recognized the production of Hairspray (2015) where the cast and crew were one of eight (of the 57 schools) competing to receive a nomination for Best Musical as well as Best Scenic Design. Most recently our Tech Dept was honored to receive the Excellence in Scene Design Award by The Schmidt and Jones Awards sponsored by Lyric Stage for our production of Peter Pan (2017).  This year Mr. Lewandowski teaches all of our Technical Theatre courses.


randy.lewandowski@wylieisd.net

Wylie High School Theatre

Mrs. James graduated with a B.S. in Child Development from Texas Women's University. This is her 3rd year teaching here in Wylie ISD. In 1997, Mrs. James helped found the Actors Anonymous Theatre Company where she has been performing, directing, and producing shows in the community for over 2 decades. Mrs. James is in her second year serving as Assistant Director of Wylie High Theatre. She teaches Theatre I, Advanced Theatre I, and Black Box Production Classes.

Randy Lewandowski, Technical Theatre Director

Shelly James, Asst Theatre Director

shelly.james@wylieisd.net

Mrs. Harrison is a Theatre Arts Director with a Master’s degree from Austin College in Sherman, TX. She has taught in Plano ISD and McKinney ISD eventually serving as McKinney HS Theatre Director/District Coordinator of Theatre Arts for MISD. In addition to teaching, Mrs. Harrison’s resume also reflects professional and community directing/acting roles where she continues to work throughout the year. Mrs. Harrison teaches Theatre II, Theatre III/IV and both advanced production classes, Black Box and Main Stage. 


polly.harrison@wylieisd.net