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Briana Acosta

An Alum of Chalmette High School and the CHS Tech Crew, Ms. Acosta is ecstatic to be able to give back to the program that has showed her what theatre magic can really do. After three years in CHS Tech Crew, Briana attended and graduated from Northwestern State University with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Technical Theatre. During that time, she honed her design skills in both lighting and sound. Her professional career took her to the Roller Coaster Capitol of the world, Cedar Point where she was the lead technician for shows such as: Lusty Lil's Palace Revue, Totally Live: This Country Rocks and Fire and Ice. She was recently the Sound Engineer/Designer for Jefferson Performing Arts Society's Honk! The Musical, Catch Me If You Can and Peter Pan. Ms. Acosta currently serves as the assistant technical director for events within St. Bernard Parish schools as well as the Chalmette Cultural Arts Center. Along with her many responsibilities, she is teaching Theatre Technology.