Thursday, March 24, 2011

Jan Shelton Hunsaker Inducted into NETA Hall of Fame

Jan Shelton Hunsaker, THS Artistic Director, and has been selected by the National Educational Theatre Association as one of five inductees into this year’s National Hall of Fame. Jan’s career accomplishments in educational theater are unmatched in Utah. She has great accomplishments in her 22 year career, and has raised the level of theatrical excellence at Tuacahn High School to a standard that sets the bar of superior performance for all other high schools in the state. Not only has she been an educator teaching drama and debate, she also owned and operated a theatre in Pleasant Grove, Utah. Before coming to Tuacahn High School, she was employed by the Alpine School District. She has led her students in earning 9 State Drama and Shakespearean Championships, and assisted 100's of students in earning college scholarships in the performing arts.

The NETA award ceremony will be held in Chicago in September at the National Convention. The plaque and bio sketch will be on display at the Hall of Fame Home Office In Cincinnati, Ohio.

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