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william burkhead

William Burkhead - Performing Arts Director

Music, MA Southern Oregon University, American Band College 2007
BA Music Education, CSU, Chico. 1994

Mr. Burkhead is in his 23rd year at Del Mar High School and oversees the Performing Arts Department, teaching Music and Theatre Arts. He is also the conductor for the "Campbell Express-A Community Band".  He is a frequent clinician and guest conductor for bands and musical theatre pit orchestras.

Del Mar High School

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Del Mar High School

Chloe Biggs - Theatre Arts and Dance Teacher

Single-Subject Teaching Credential in English, San Jose State University, 2023

MFA in Creative Writing, Fairleigh Dickinson University, 2021

BS in Communications and Media Studies, Old Dominion University, 2015

Ms. Biggs joined the Del Mar team in 2023 and teaches Theatre 1, Theatre 2/3, Dance Performance, Technical Theatre, and Theatre Production. She serves as director and choreographer for all DMHS theatre and dance productions including the Fall play, Winter musical, and Spring Showcase. She also provides choreography and directorial services for Leland High School's Spring musical and the DMHS joint Summer musical program with Stage Presence Performing Arts Studio. As a lifelong performer who believes in the power of the arts to shape hearts and minds, she enjoys nothing more than helping her students to find a home within the performing arts world.

Daniel Hughes

Accompanist & Vocal Coach

Bailey Morgan

Percussion Instructor

Anastasia Goldin

Flute Coach

Noah Rojas

Woodwinds Coach

AJ Gonzales

Asst. Director, Marching Band

Alyssa McCoy

Colorguard Instructor

Andrew Kuykendall

Front Ensemble & Drum Major Coach

Julie Goodall

Musical Theatre Vocal Coach*

Kale Duprey

Visual Coordinator

Doug Zuehike

Clarinet & Saxophone Coach

JD Poulson

Brass Coach

Joni Cronin

Musical Theatre Movement Coach*

* Coaches for winter musical only

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