Kyle Holmes is an educator, director and playwright. He became the Director of Theatre Arts at Granite Bay High School in 2011 where he teaches theatre, technical theatre, and musical theatre full time. He has produced and directed over twenty-one productions, and his students have gone on to create art in Southern California, New York City, and across the United States.
In 2018, he was one of four selected theatre arts teachers in California chosen to serve on the California Department of Education’s Visual and Performing Arts Standards Advisory Committee (CDE VAPA SAC), re-writing California’s K-12 VAPA standards. In 2019, he was recognized as Teacher of the Year by the Roseville Joint Union High School District.
During the summer, Holmes teaches theatre arts at Sugarloaf Fine Arts Camp through the El Dorado County Office of Education, where he has spent the past thirteen years working to help students further their artistic passions.