During our visit, Tyler performed a solo for us. He loves musical theater, with an emphasis on acting, "" It's come easier for me than singing. I work a lot at singing. I work a lot at dancing. But acting usually comes easier for me." Kathy Perconti, a teacher at Wayne Central, said, "" He's an amazing young man. He's very humble and shy, but I noticed as a freshman when we were doing 'Crazy for You' he took a little bit part, you know most kids don't get into the character. But there was just a spark in him, so I saw it right when he was a freshman."
Tyler is a staple in neighborhood and community theater. He's also a leader in his school's choral groups and he's already got his eye on life after high school, "My dream career would definitely be making a living in theater."
Much to the joy of audiences, Tyler Hecht says he's sticking with theater.
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