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High School Theatre Arts Programs To Present One-Act Plays

0613theaterOn December 10th, 2015 at 6:00 PM the Discovery High School and Newton-Conover High School theatre arts level I and II classes will present a night of one act plays. These productions are completely designed and presented by the students.

Discovery High School is presenting 18 More Reasons Not to Be in a Play by Alan Haehnel – a comedy about why you shouldn’t be in a play.
Newton-Conover High School will present The 9 Worst Breakups of All Time by Ian McWethy – a hilarious look back at the worst breakups of all time from the caveman era to present day.
The event will take place at Newton-Conover Middle School in the auditorium. Tickets will be sold at the door for $4.00. Shows are approximately 30-40 minutes long each and will be presented back to back with a small intermission in between. For more information, email David Bozza at

About Heather Mullins

Heather Mullins is the Chief Academic Officer in Newton-Conover City Schools. She is a North Carolina Teaching Fellow who spent 12 years as a high school English Teacher. She received her B.S.Ed. in Secondary English Education from Western Carolina University. Heather completed her National Board Certification in Adolescent Young Adult English Language Arts in 2002. She holds an M.Ed. in Academically and Intellectually Gifted from UNC-Charlotte. Heather has served as a Curriculum Specialist in Hickory City Schools, an adjunct professor at Lenoir-Rhyne University, and a Professional Development Consultant for the North Carolina Department of Public Instruction. She completed her Ed.D. in Educational Leadership through Western Carolina University. Heather is one of the co-founders of #NCed Chat, North Carolina’s first Twitter chat for teachers. She is passionate about innovative practices, instructional technology, student ownership of learning, and supporting teachers. Heather serves on the advisory board for the North Carolina Digital Learning Plan, North Carolina School for the Deaf and Catawba Science Center. She is a recipient of the 2015 NCMLE Central Office Administrator to Watch Award. She also received the 2016 Don Chalker Award for Excellence in Educational Leadership. Heather is the proud mother of one son, Jackson.

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