North Texas Performing Arts (NTPA) is dedicated to developing the character of youth through quality performing arts education and family entertainment.
Artist of the Month
Denver received his BFA in Acting for Stage and Screen from Azusa Pacific University in Los Angeles. He found his passion for acting while in Jr. High and High School, landing such roles as Curly in Oklahoma! and Harold Hill in The Music Man. He went on to pursue his study of acting. Stage credits include Lord Goring in An Ideal Husband, Leonato in Much Ado About Nothing and several other Indie stage productions. While in college he worked as a counselor at several youth camps including Kanakuk and Forest Home where he then knew he wanted to spend the rest of his life working with students.
Soon after graduating, he began directing children and young adults in the Houston area and is thrilled to continue his love for teaching, directing and mentoring here in the Dallas area. He directs at PCT, FYT and FVYT. He recently directed 101 Dalmatians at Frisco and Aladdin KIDS at Plano. He is currently directing Game of Tiaras and Jungle Book KIDS at Fairview. Director credits include: The Adventures of Tom Sawyer, Elf, Jr, Magic treehouse: Knight at Dawn, Aladdin KIDS, 101 Dalmatians, The Best Christmas Pageant Ever, A Charlie Brown Christmas, and The Game of Tiaras. Assistant Director credits include: The Drowsy Chaperone, Little Mermaid and Fiddler on the Roof.
“It has been an absolute honor and dream to work for NTPA. This family took me in and gave me purpose. The smiles and laughter of the children is what gets me up every morning. I cannot wait to create more magic with the kids and families of NTPA through the years to come.”