Teacher Bios

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 inde 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 and is currently a coach for Actors, Models and Talent for Christ AMTC an organization that prepares participants for the professional entertainment industry. 




Music Director and Choreographer    
Timothy D. Turner  has been performing profshapeimage_4essionally for more than 25 years  with such personalities as Rita Moreno, Shirley Jones, Jodi Benson & Marvin Hamlisch and groups like “Canadian Brass” & the UK’s “The King’s Singers”.  He has directed, conducted, performed and/or produced theatre, choral groups, orchestras, cabarets, stage shows, concerts and film throughout the United States and Europe. He holds a BM in Performance & Conducting and is currently is the Choral Director and Worship Leader for St. Cloud Presbyterian and the Kids Fringe Festival Director.



Music Director  

Shannon PawlaShannon Pawlak Head Shotk 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.