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Peter Leresche – Technical Director – When Peter was in elementary school through high school he created a small company with his cousins to perform varying sized performances for neighbors. Peter earned his Bachelor’s degree from Shenandoah University, with a minor in Technical Theatre.  With years of experience working as a technician in area theatres and churches and having won several awards for his theatrical designs, Peter co-taught at the Montessori School of Northern Virginia summer theatre camps for over 11 years and has been a theatre teacher for 3 years and is now the Audio/Video technician.   Peter works as a technician for the Keith Elgin Band. He is the Technical Director for Danny Entertainment and has worked a numerous theatre companies around the area.  He enjoys designing shows in various theatre styles. As well as being a part of Harmonia School since 2002. He is currently writing a book on Teaching Technical Theatre to Elementary aged Children and developing a curriculum for elementary drama programs.

Peter has a Montessori teaching background, which encourages hands on learning and empowering the students build skills through practical experiences. He has also studied Audio and Video recording and participates in many freelance positions. He is working on building a curriculum for elementary school teachers to incorporate technical theatre that will build leadership, and self-esteem characteristics in students.