Student of the Month – April 2024


Brayden Tompkins


Born in Carlisle, PA. Has lived in 6 states.

Who is your teacher/director?

Ms. Elizabeth and Ms Heather

How long have you been a student?

Performing with FAOPA for 2.5yrs and taking lessons for 1.5yrs

What groups are you involved with at MS/FAOPA?

voice lessons, acting up, FIRE and sometimes spotlight

If FAOPA student, what is your favorite production and role?

Malefiscent in Descendants, Jr.

Favorite Movie:

Harry Potter and the Deathy Hollows Part 2

Favorite Style of Music:

Broadway Hits


Reading, Drawing, performing, singing, legos and swimming.

What would people be surprised to know about you?

He’s on swim team

Do you have a favorite quote or saying?

“those who dream by day are cognizant of many things which escape those who dream only by night.” EA Poe

What makes Music Showcase/Florida Academy Special?

The people. They are my 2nd family!