The Bellaire High School Theatre Department has accumulated numerous achievements in UIL competitions, including the UIL one act play 5A state championship, numerous regional, and area wins. Countless Best Actor and Supporting Actor awards, including the Samuel French Best Actor award at the state UIL one act play competion, the highest award in high school theatre in Texas, won by John Bass.
The theatre department has also been nominated for Best Musical, Best Director, Best Actor, and Best Supporting Actor in the high school musical Tommy Tune Awards. Josh Brenner did receive the Tommy Tune Best Actor award.
Students routinely receive scholarships to the University of Texas, Boston University, New York University, University of Southern California, and Northwestern University, to name a few.
Graduates of the theatre program currently are appearing on Broadway, off-Broadway, in film and television, as actors, agents, and executives.
We offer several levels of theatre classes including beginning theatre, if you’d just like to try out acting, theatre production, where students work on black box and main stage shows, and technical theatre, where students work on lighting, costume, and scenic design.