Allen Moore is a 1999 graduate of Evangel University in Springfield, Missouri and a 2007 graduate of Lindenwood University in St. Charles, Missouri. Allen received his Bachelor of Science in Speech and Theatre Education and his Master of Arts in Theatre Administration.
Allen taught Speech and Drama for two years in the Riverview Gardens School District (St. Louis) and one year in the Francis Howell School District (St. Charles, Missouri). From 2004 through August 2014, Allen was employed by the St. Louis Public School District at Carr Lane Visual and Performing Arts Middle School. In his ten years at Carr Lane, Allen taught drama, technical theatre, math and computers; and was the technology liaison for the building.
From 2014-2016, Allen worked at the Christian Activity Center in East St. Louis where he was the Clubhouse Coordinator and worked with both kids and adults on computer applications and other technology needs. Additionally, Allen managed the Center’s website and the input, output and analysis of data for the center.
Currently, Allen teaches upper level math, physics and computer applications at DaySpring School of the Arts in Maryland Heights. Additionally, Allen teaches photography and serves as the technical director for Providence Fine Arts, a Homeschool co-op in Ferguson.
Outside of his employment, Allen has worked extensively with performers of all ages in church dramas in both Springfield, Missouri and the St. Louis area. Throughout his time working in church drama, Allen has written several monologues, scenes and full productions. In addition, for 5 years, Allen ran Destination Theatre Company in St. Louis including directing 6 mainstage productions, several one acts and acting in several of the productions as well.
Allen has been married to Kristy for 21 years and has three children Isaac, 20, Rebekah, almost 17 (November 16), and Rachel, 14.
See Allen’s Full Theatrical Resume here.