Acting Teacher, Director, SAG-AFTRA
Ms. Joyner teaches introduction to theatre as well as acting, advanced acting and technical theatre courses at La Plata High School. She also directs the fall play and spring musical at LPHS. Ms. Joyner holds a Master of Fine Arts degree in acting from Louisana State University and a Bachelor of Arts degree in Theatre from the University of North Carolina at Wilmington. She continues to work professionally as an actress appearing in TV, film, commercials, industrials, and regional theatre around the DC metro area. Some of her film and TV credits include roles in Loving, House of Horrors, and Sprout network commercials. She could most recently be seen this past fall in Riverside Performing Arts Center’s theatrical production of On Golden Pond starring alongside TV icon Joyce DeWitt.
The La Plata High School Theatre program challenges students on all levels. Whether you are a student needing to fulfill an art credit or one who wants to pursue performance as a career, our program is designed to help you gain the most from the classes offered. What you learn in the classroom and onstage will benefit you in other aspects of your life.
Madelyn Mudd is a senior at LPHS. She has been apart of the theater program since fresman year from doing the shows to working on set. She is excited for what this year has in store for her and the rest of the thespians.
President of LPHS Thespian Society
Kyle Farri is a Junior at La Plata and has been doing theatre since the fall of his freshman year. He is excited for what’s to come in theatre this year.
Treasurer of LPHS Thespian Society
Tanner Bendebba is a junior at LPHS. Tanner has been involved in the theatre program since his freshman year. Outside of theatre, Tanner participates in the LPHS Chamber Choir. He is really excited for our upcoming shows and events for the year
Vice-President of LPHS Thespian Society
Secretary of LPHS Thespian Society
Claire Alcorn is a Junior at La Plata High School and is very proud to be the Secretary for the 2019-2020 La Plata High School Thespian Troupe. At La Plata, she has most recently been seen as Florence in Leading Ladies and Elsa in Frozen.
Jordan is a senior at La Plata High School. She is an active member of the Thespian Society. She enjoys performing on stage for the community.
Historian of LPHS Thespian Society