District 2

Date of Contest:

Tech Day (Oct. 23)   Performance (Oct. 24)

Location of Contest:

Grace Community School
3001 University Blvd.
Tyler, TX 75701


Bishop Lynch – Dallas

Grace Community School – Tyler* 
“Becoming Memories”

The Brook Hill School – Bullard 
“The Perfect Ending”

*denotes District President

Judge Biography

David Crawford

College/University Employee (Tyler Junior College)
College Faculty/Staff
Ph.D./Texas Tech University

Dr. Crawford has served as a critic judge at all levels for over 45 years. He holds a PhD from Texas Tech University in theatre with specialization in Directing, Acting and Playwriting. He completed his graduate work at Stephen F. Austin State University and undergraduate degrees at North Texas State University and Tyler Junior College. He is an award-winning playwright with New York Off-Broadway productions on his resume earning a “Critics Pick” and publication in Smith and Kraus. He has won the TETA Educator of the Year, Watson Wise Chair for Teaching Excellence, Baker Excellence in Teaching Award and is a Piper Nominee.