Teacher Bios

“The whole camp including the facilities, dance coach, drama coach, and music coach were absolutely fabulous” -Karen Plourde

Artistic Director/Producer

Lynda Stein is a commercial and print actress/model for Disney, Universal, Seaworld, Suntrust, Boating Life Magazine, Modern Bride Magazine, Publix, Olive Garden, Golf Channel, Audi,Chevrolet , Physicians Mutual, Nexium, film actress in multiple indie and feature films, 2nd City – Chicago, sketch comedy trained, SAK Comedy Lab improv trained and holds a BFA from the University of Milwaukee’s prestigious actor training school where she studied with academy award winning Jessica Tandy and Hume Cronyn. Included in her credits, Lynda has directed over 100 live productions and film projects across the USA and abroad. Founder and creator of Summer Drama Camp, Lynda has taught theatre for homeschool networks and private schools, acting coach and speaker for Actors, Models and Talent for Christ an organization which prepared participants for the professional entertainment careers.


Music Director

Shannon Pawlack has a BA in Music and Voice from the University of Illinois. She studied with Mignon Dunn from the New York Metropolitan Opera as well as stage and screen star, William Warfield. Shannon has entertained on stages all across Central Florida and the United States as well as Poland, Switzerland, Russia and Scotland. She performs at Walt Disney World, Universal Studios, Sea World, and on cruise ships. She has performed in conventions for Pepsi, McDonalds, Home Depot, Fed Ex and many others. Shannon records commercial jingles, conducts orchestras, and music directs stage shows, leads worship at God’s House of Orlando and teaches private voice.