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Kerry A. Onxley

Kerry A. Onxley has been a theatre specialist for the Calcasieu Parish Schools since 1987, teaching at Westlake High School. Mr. Onxley is a graduate of McNeese State University in Theatre Arts and studied Directing for Shakespeare at the Juilliard School in New York City. He has served as Project Director for the Louisiana Theatre Festival and Festival Director for the Louisiana Thespian Festival for over 20 years. He has served on the curriculum committee for Theatre Arts and Fine Arts for the Louisiana State Department of Education and served as Leadership Coach for the Educational Theatre Association for 12 years. He is a recipient of the 2009 Citizen of the Arts awarded by the City of Lake Charles and was inducted into the Educational Theatre Association’s 2013 Hall of Fame.