Guy Myers has turned the Burroughs drama department around.
When he started teaching English during the 2006-07 school year, there was only a drama class and play production class. After he took over the drama department in 2007-08, he proposed a musical theater class.
"I thought if we gave them different options, it would bring in more kids," he said. "And the musical theater class filled up."
During that year, so much excitement was built up, they had to add another class for the 2008-09 school year.
Next year another drama class will be added, which will bring the theater program to five classes.
"Which is a really fast growth," said Myers, who received his bachelor's degree in theater studies from