Phone: 903-262-2625 ext 3751
Degrees and Certifications:
Associate of Arts-Kilgore College (1984) Bachelor of Arts-University of Texas @ Tyler (1995) Master of Arts-Louisiana Tech University (1998) Certifications in: Theatre and Speech
Ms. Amy Clemens
This is my 14th year here at Robert E. Lee High School. I am currently the REL Theatre Department Head, REL Fine Arts Department Head, and a member of the Tyler ISD Visual/Performing Arts Leadership Team as the Division Lead for Theatre. I will be teaching Theatre I, Musical Theatre I/II/III, and Advanced Theatre 2, 3, and 4 for the 2018-2019 school year. I also Direct a number of our Theatre Department productions, as well as Assistant Direct or Co-Direct other Theatre Department productions throughout the year. We have a very active Theatre program with 4-6 productions a year including a musical, plays, UIL One Act Play, Musical Theatre showcases, as well as a number of Community performances throughout the year. I also coordinate Stage Management, Sound Design, and Properties Design/Construction for all of our Theatre productions.
My room is located in the Jan E. Jones Fine Arts Center (I-unit) in I-103.
My current schedule is:
1st period............Department Head Meeting
2nd period...........Theatre 2, 3, 4
3rd period............FAC Duty
4th period.............Musical Theatre 1, 2, 3
5th period.............Theatre 1
6th period.............UIL Planning
7th period.............Musical Theatre 1, 2, 3
Tutorials: Before school, during lunch, or by appointment.
Best form of contact is via my school email: Amy.Clemens@tylerisd.org.
I recieved my Associate's degree from Kilgore College in 1984; my Bachelor's degree in Speech Communication from the University of Texas @ Tyler in 1995; and my Master's degree in Theatre (Emphasis in Management) from Louisiana Tech University in 1998. I served in the United States Navy from July of 1988 until June of 1992. I was also employed by The Juilliard School, in New York City, as a Stage Management intern in their Professional Internship Program from 1999-2000. I have 20+ years of experience working in professional, educational, and community theatre.