Performing Arts Faculty

The Village School works with the educators and artists who are among the finest in their field.

Marjorie Pesek
Art Teacher

Marjorie Pesek

Marjorie Pesek created and perfected her unique technique of Layered Imagery for…

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Karen Shaw
PK - 2 Art Teacher and Technology Integration Specialist

Karen Shaw

With an extensive background as a director in the fine art gallery…

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Andrea DeLadurantey
Music Teacher

Andrea DeLadurantey

Andrea DeLadurantey "Mrs. D" was born and raised here in Naples and…

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Bill Peterson
Drum Instructor

Bill Peterson

Born in St. Louis, Mo., drummer Bill E Peterson spent his formative…

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Michelle Falco
Yoga Instructor

Michelle Falco

Mrs. Falco has taught drama, art, cake decorating, and yoga after school…

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Carolann Santina
Voice Instructor

Carolann Santina

Carolann M. Sanita is a professional singer, actress and vocal technician. She…

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Paul Rupp
Piano Instructor

Paul Rupp

Paul Rupp studied organ at the University of Akron in Ohio with…

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Steve DeLadurantey
Trumpet Instructor

Steve DeLadurantey

Steve DeLadurantey grew up in Naples, Florida and attended grade school in…

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Theo Bailey
Guitar Instructor

Theo Bailey

Theo Bailey has been playing guitar for 35 years.  He graduated with…

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Monica Biacchi
Viola Teacher

Monica Biacchi

Assistant principal violist w/ Artis Naples for 20 years. Studied in Italy…

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Debbie Martin
Director of Performing Arts

Debbie Martin

DEBORAH MARTIN has lived in Southwest Florida since 1980, where she moved…

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Karen Bonnell
Voice Instructor

Karen Bonnell

Karen Bonnell earned a Bachelor of Music Education from Florida State University…

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Dr. Jeff Leigh
Piano and Violin Instructor

Dr. Jeff Leigh

Dr. Jeff Leigh is an active performer, composer, and teacher in the…

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Geoffrey Day
Violin/Viola Instructor

Geoffrey Day

Geoffrey Day, violin, earned his B.M. degree from the University of Michigan,…

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John Marcy
Cello Instructor

John Marcy

Orchestral/Professional Naples Philharmonic Orchestra, Naples, Florida, 1991- present, Assistant Principal Cello. Colorado…

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Bob Powers
Lower Brass Instructor

Bob Powers

Bob Powers is a native of Virginia Beach, Virginia, with his musical…

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Kellie Cullinan
Voice Instructor

Kellie Cullinan

Kellie Cullinan, a soprano crossover, is most well known for her "million…

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