Degrees and Certifications:
B.A. Theatre B.S. Secondary Education
Mr. Andrew Cupo
Andrew Cupo grew up in Scottsdale, Arizona and attended Cactus Shadows High School from 2002 to 2006. In 2010 he graduated cum laude from Northern Arizona University with a Bachelor of Arts in Theatre, a Bachelor of Science in Secondary Education and a minor in Spanish. At NAU he acted, directed, light designed, set designed, and house managed for the university's theatre department while also remaining active in the local community theatre of both Flagstaff and Cave Creek. In 2007 He was nominated for an Irene Ryan Acting Scholarship Competition for his portrayal of Mozart in the play Still Life with Iris and in 2008 received Honorable Recognition from the American College Theatre Festival for his light design of the world premier production of Pick-Up Artist: The Musical. In 2009 he was a finalist in the Society of Stage Directors and Choreographers' regional directing competition at California State University, Fullerton. Mr. Cupo received the Outstanding Graduate of Spring 2010 for the NAU Department of Theatre and is returning to his alma mater to teach theatre.