Phone: 785-380-9521


Degrees and Certifications:

B.A. in Theatre Performance from Southwestern College, 2004. M.F.A. in Theatre Directing from Western Illinois University, 2011 Additional Endorsement: Secondary English

Mr. Craig Ruis Fisher

Mr. Ruis Fisher is excited to join the LHS Family and proud to continue the excellence tradition for LHS Theatre. 

He has been doing theatre since middle school, has a B.A. in Performance from Southwestern College in Winfield, KS and an M.F.A. in Directing from Western Illinois University. 

His teacher certification comes from Fort Hays State University. 

He began his teaching career as the Performing Arts Coordinator for the Signature Schools Program with Topeka Public Schools. 

He also started a theatre company that he ran for 9 years until recently, called The Ad Astra Theatre Ensemble based in Topeka, KS. 


Welcome to My Classroom
  • I am so excited to begin this year. Even though we have some hurdles to overcome I think we can do it. 


    I will be using my LHS Theatre - Digital Classroom Page Linked below. This will be the landing page for each class, and each individual class has a link to click to see exactly what they are working on as well as what technology we will accessing and links to upcoming assignments in Google Classroom. 


    If you have any questions don't hesitate to email me or send me a text at the phone number listed. 


    Fall 2020 Schedule: 


    1st Hour - Plan 

    2nd Hour - Acting 1 

    3rd Hour - Acting 1 

    4th Hour - Acting 3/Directing/Issue Theatre

    5th Hour - Stagecraft 

    6th Hour - Acting 2

    7th Hour - Intro to Theatre