Kylee Rose Frye, Director of the Creative Arts Preschool at the Asheville Performing Arts Academy. Photo Credit- Diane Lynne Gottlieb

Kylee Rose Frye, Primary Instructor & Director of Asheville Creative Arts Preschool. Candid photo taken during morning instruction. Photo Credit- Diane Lynne Gottlieb, Di Ography

Asheville Preschool Director

Working with children is one of Kylee Rose Frye’s greatest passions.  As Director of Asheville Creative Arts Preschool, Ms. Frye has the opportunity to control curriculum content, create an appropriate educational environment and provide activities that encourage children to explore and discover.  Asheville Creative Arts Preschool is a holistic, curriculum-based program where students explore and learn more through the power of play.  Ignite your imagination and visit ashevillepreschool.com to learn more about the preschool academy program that prepares young artists for kindergarten in an inclusive, safe, loving, and nurturing environment. ACAP practices open enrollment for children ages two through five. Asheville Creative Arts Preschool is a ministry of Biltmore UMC, where Ms. Frye is also Children’s Ministries Coordinator and the Precovery & Childcare Coordinator for Recovery Asheville.

 

 

ANNIE KIDS, Directed by Kylee Rose Frye, Music Directed by Kylee Rose Frye with assistance from Lenora Thom. Presented by Asheville Performing Arts Academy. Masonic Temple Theatre, downtown Asheville. Photo Credit- Diane Lynne Gottlieb, Di Ography.

ANNIE KIDS, Directed by Kylee Rose Frye, Music Directed by Kylee Rose Frye with assistance from Lenora Thom. Presented by Asheville Performing Arts Academy, with permission from Music Theatre International. Tech Week, photo taken mid-rehearsal. Masonic Temple Theatre, downtown Asheville. Photo Credit- Diane Lynne Gottlieb, Di Ography.

Children’s Theatre Instructor

There’s something to be said about kindling a spark in the lives of children by bringing the arts to life. Kylee Rose Frye often partners with the Asheville Performing Arts Academy to teach classes or summer camps. Ms. Frye has assisted with several shows at the Asheville Performing Arts Academy, including (but not limited to) Assistant Directing THE LITTLE MERMAID JR, BEAUTY AND THE BEAST JR, ALADDIN JR, PETER PAN JR, SHREK JR, and THE LION KING JR. Ms. Frye directed ANNIE KIDS, THE LITTLE MERMAID JR, THE JUNGLE BOOK KIDS, and THE WIZARD OF OZ.  Asheville Performing Arts Academy’s is a nationally-recognized, award-winning youth and children’s theatre program. The Academy provides Ms. Frye with the opportunity to use her directing talents on campus and throughout the community. Community partnerships have included Biltmore Lake, Ira B. Jones Elementary School, and The Ramble at Biltmore Forest.

Previous Education Experience

Autism Consulting and Training, Inc., Asheville, NC
Educational Consultant

Empower Autism, Asheville, NC
Empower Autism Staff (In-home services)
Adventure Club Supervisor (Autism Society of NC Location) 

St. Gerard House, Hendersonville, NC
The Grotto Classroom Volunteer

Applied Behavior Analysis Preschool for Children with Autism

RCG Scholars, Asheville, NC
Instructor, Private Tutor

The Spectrum, by Dragonfly Forest, Asheville, NC
Recreational Program for Children on the Autism Spectrum

Activity Leader, Internship Coordinator, Leadership Team

Vertias Christian Academy, Fletcher, NC
School-Within-a-School Program Volunteer Tutor for Children with Asperger’s Syndrome

Randolph Learning Center, Asheville, NC
Volunteer Mentor & Tutor