Socastee High School Performing Arts Presents

March 6th - 9th

Prepare to Believe All Ogre Again!

Production Team

  • Farrah Beaudry

    Socastee High School Choral Director

    Farrah Beaudry, director of show Choirs for Socastee High School, is a native of the Myrtle Beach area. Born and raised in Murrells Inlet, SC, Beaudry now resides in the Socastee area with her husband of 10 years, Tim. Beaudry is a graduate of Coastal Carolina University with a Bachelor degree in Music Education. Currently, she is pursuing her Master’s degree in Educational Leadership at CCU. She started her career as chorus and drama director of Georgetown High School in 2000. During her time there, she directed musical revues of Miss Saigon, Les Miserables, and the musical Cinderella. She also became lead teacher of the BEACH Drama Gifted and Talented Program. Beaudry joined Socastee High School’s faculty in 2006 as director of show Choirs including the nationally acclaimed Socastee Singers. She has experienced much success in this district. Her choirs have received many first place national show choir awards in competitions in New York, NY and Orlando, FL. Her groups have performed many community concerts in venues with crowds as large as 10,000. Since she joined the performing arts at SHS, they have presented Alice in Wonderland, Into the Woods, Beauty and the Beast, Seussical the Musical, Little Shop of Horrors, Legally Blonde, Tarzan, and now Shrek the Musical. As a high school graduate of Socastee in 1995, Beaudry is now happy to serve the school that gave her the passion to pursue music education.

  • Matt Hayward

    Socastee High School Director of Dramatic Arts

    Matthew Hayward was born in Kingstree, SC , but raised in Summerville, SC. While in high school at Stratford High, Matt performed in over 25 different plays and musicals. He got his first professional acting role with the Dock Street Theater. Hayward continued to act at this theater as well as the Flowertown Theater throughout his high school years. Hayward left Summerville and moved to Conway, SC where he earned his Bachelors in Fine Arts from Coastal Carolina University. Once he graduated, he moved down to Orlando, Florida where he was a puppeteer for the Sesame Street stage show. He was also a contracted actor for Marvel where he portrayed the role of Dr. Doom. Matt Hayward is currently the Drama Director for Socastee High School and has performed as an actor for the Murder Mystery Dinner Show at House of Blues for the past three years . Hayward is also an assistant director for the Georgetown BEACH Gifted and Talented Drama Program with Farrah Beaudry for the last 9 years. To date, Matt Hayward has been in over 52 different plays and musicals, 3 TV shows, 2 movies, and has written 9 plays.

    Fun Facts (or as he calls them “MATT FACTS”): Matt is also a DJ as well as a renowned magician (he performed as a Magician under Americas Got Talents Jimmy Rook).

  • Brandy Leviner

    Choreographer

    Farrah Beaudry, director of show Choirs for Socastee High School, is a native of the Myrtle Beach area. Born and raised in Murrells Inlet, SC, Beaudry now resides in the Socastee area with her husband of 10 years, Tim. Beaudry is a graduate of Coastal Carolina University with a Bachelor degree in Music Education. Currently, she is pursuing her Master’s degree in Educational Leadership at CCU. She started her career as chorus and drama director of Georgetown High School in 2000. During her time there, she directed musical revues of Miss Saigon, Les Miserables, and the musical Cinderella. She also became lead teacher of the BEACH Drama Gifted and Talented Program. Beaudry joined Socastee High School’s faculty in 2006 as director of show Choirs including the nationally acclaimed Socastee Singers. She has experienced much success in this district. Her choirs have received many first place national show choir awards in competitions in New York, NY and Orlando, FL. Her groups have performed many community concerts in venues with crowds as large as 10,000. Since she joined the performing arts at SHS, they have presented Alice in Wonderland, Into the Woods, Beauty and the Beast, Seussical the Musical, Little Shop of Horrors, Legally Blonde, Tarzan, and now Shrek the Musical. As a high school graduate of Socastee in 1995, Beaudry is now happy to serve the school that gave her the passion to pursue music education.