Jamie Suire is an Adjunct Professor of Theatre at Lone Star College-Montgomery and Quest Early College High School in association with Lone Star College-Kingwood. She teaches Introduction to Theatre and Acting I. Before coming on-board at Lone Star College, she taught children’s theatre in Austin, Texas. Her directing credits include The Little Mermaid, Sherlock Holmes, Seussical, Narnia, The Lord of the Rings, The Complete Works of Shkspr (Abridged), the Wizard of Oz, Cinderella, Peter Pan, Grease, Wicked, and more. She received her Master of Arts in Theatre History and Criticism from Texas State University-San Marcos. Part of her studies included acting and stage combat classes at the Royal Shakespeare Company in Stratford Upon-Avon England. She returned two years later as a director for the program, assisting in the direction of A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Romeo and Juliet, and Richard III. Prior to her studies she made a living as an actress in both Austin, Texas and Los Angeles, California.