Lafayette High School drama teacher Cindy Kewin, center, worked on a rehearsal of Bye Bye Birdie. Kewin is retiring after 27 years there. English teacher Katie Franklin, left, hopes to take over Kewin's drama class. At right is Debby Owen, who has been music director for Kewin's productions since 1991.
Lafayette High School drama teacher Cindy Kewin, center, worked on a rehearsal of Bye Bye Birdie. Kewin is retiring after 27 years there. English teacher Katie Franklin, left, hopes to take over Kewin's drama class. At right is Debby Owen, who has been music director for Kewin's productions since 1991.
Lafayette High School drama teacher Cindy Kewin, center, worked on a rehearsal of Bye Bye Birdie. Kewin is retiring after 27 years there. English teacher Katie Franklin, left, hopes to take over Kewin's drama class. At right is Debby Owen, who has been music director for Kewin's productions since 1991.

Tom Eblen: Lafayette's drama teacher leaves a lasting legacy

January 05, 2011 12:00 AM

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Tom Eblen is a columnist for the Lexington Herald-Leader who writes about life, people and issues in Lexington and Kentucky. A Lexington native, Eblen was the Herald-Leader's managing editor from 1998 to 2008.