Meet the Teachers Mary Bastoni-Rebmann Specialty Workshops, Elementary Theatre Arts Instructor Mary has earned bachelor’s and master’s degrees in classical voice performance. A sampling of her professional credits include performing in opera, classical and musical theatre productions, and teaching voice at the University of Southern Maine, Mountain Top Music Center, and at her private voice studio in Fryeburg. She has directed multiple theatrical productions with Arts in Motion, Lakes Region Community Theatre, and M&D Playhouse. For over 21 years, Mary has written original scores for children’s musicals for her children’s musical theatre workshop – Center Stage Children’s Musical Theatre. Carol Hanson Pre-school, Elementary Theatre Arts Instructor Carol brings to the Theatre Arts Studio a vast and diversified creative background, including making her theatrical debut in 2014 as the Narrator in M&D’s A Christmas Carol. However, she is no stranger to the stage. Carol hosted an open mic and sang in a cover band in Boston for over a decade, owns her own art studio in Fryeburg, and works as an assistant teacher for Montessori Schools. Kevin O’Neil Young Adult/Adult Theatre Arts Instructor Kevin’s interest in theatre developed while in college. He pursued his dream in Los Angeles and New York City, additionally working as a substitute teacher, gaining valuable experience in the classroom. After moving to the Mount Washington Valley, Kevin began his relationship with M&D Playhouse, acting in plays for which he has received recognition from the New Hampshire Theatre Awards for Best Actor in Facing East,and in Death of a Salesman, and a Best Supporting Actor for his performance in Of Mice and Men. Kevin looks forward to combining his experience on stage and classroom, and passing it on to newer generations, whether they go on to pursue theatre professionally, or to acquire a deeper appreciation for the hard work that is entailed in this often misunderstood artistic endeavor. Tristan Andrews-Preston Youth Theatre Arts Instructor Biography and picture coming soon!