ABOUT CANDY WILDER
Ms. Candy Wilder is a passionate drama teacher, beloved by all her students.
She is the driving force behind these talented kids.
She brings her expertise and insight on how important expression and connection are to her middle school students.
ABOUT AVA BETANCOURT—DIRECTOR CHARACTER IN “DRAWN CLOSER:”
Ava participates in the Drama program at her school. She discovered acting at age nine after auditioning for the school play, Alice in Wonderland.
Her favorite role has been playing the character Pepper in Annie.
Ava enjoys reading and spending time with her family.
The Drawn Closer project has helped her gain knowledge of the industry, for which she is grateful.