Mr. Perring is over-joyed to be joining the Highland Park Family. Mr. Perring obtained his BA in Theatre from Harding University and will be pursing his Masters within the next seven years. Mr. Perring is coming to Highland Park from Oklahoma, where he taught for six years. He has been a cast member at Upstage Theatre in Oklahoma for the last six summers performing roles such as Farquaad in Shrek, Albert Peterson in Bye Bye Birdie, Enjoras in Les Miserable and The Jester in Once Upon a Mattress. As a Technical Director, Mr. Perring has designed for high schools and communities theatres alike. Mr. Perring says "This is an exciting time to be a Scot. There is so much talent here and great opportunities for our students. Watch out. Tech theatre is on the rise."