Blayn received his M.F.A. from The National Theatre Conservatory. He has worked as an actor in many Twin Cities and regional theatres including Frank Theatre, Jungle Theatre, Children’s Theatre, Guthrie Theatre, History Theatre, and Pillsbury House Theatre. Blayn has been a teaching artist for the Guthrie Theatre, Seattle Repertory Theatre, Illusion Theatre, and Young Audiences of Minnesota as well as a faculty member of The Blake School.
Peter received his B.A. in Theatre Art at Concordia College in Moorhead, MN and completed graduate work in technical theatre at NDSU in Fargo, ND. He is an active member of U.S.I.T.T. at the local and national levels and also has worked with 20/20 Theatrical installing stage equipment and rigging for SECOA. Besides designing scenery and lighting for most Anoka-Ramsey productions since 2006, he teaches stagecraft (THTR 2211) and frequently does freelance work with Yellow Tree Theatre, Lyric Arts Theatre, the Season's Dinner Theatre and others.
This is Lisa’s 10th year teaching theater at ARCC. She received her BA in Drama from Tufts University in Massachusetts and her MFA in Acting from the National Theatre Conservatory in Denver. Other theatres Lisa has worked for include the Commonweal Theatre in Lanesboro, Park Square Theatre in St Paul and the Denver Center Theatre Company.