K.P. is St. Louis born city boy to the core. He went to St. Louis University and got a Bachelors in Exercise Science before going to the University of Houston to get his MFA. A lover of heightened language and live music, K.P. has been a lyricist and rapper for 15+ years and even created workshop for the American Shakespeare Center for teaching Shakespeare's rhetoric and wordplay by using modern hip-hop. He believes there is nothing more powerful than a story, so he dedicated his life to telling them.
K.P. has taught acting to all ages from the University level to as young as 2nd grade and has created original content for every theater he has worked for, including the original rap battle he wrote for a production of Romeo and Juliet. (Check it out ). K.P. loves theatre that challenges audiences and is passionate about classical work and new works. He dreams of completing Shakespeare's canon, August Wilson's canon, and stealing Lin Manuel's career.
K.P. challenges you to ask him a question about Hey Arnold that he cannot answer, to convince him there is a better superhero than Batman, and to bring more fun to a rehearsal room than he can.