Mr. Bamford studied acting at the American Academy of Dramatic Arts in NYC and received his BA in English from William Paterson University in NJ. He taught for half a year at Ridgefeild High School, and a full year at Passaic High School before joining Manchester in the fall of 2006. Mr. Bamford is a teacher of English, Theatre Arts, and he also directs the Spring Musicals. The 2017-2018 school year marks Mr. Bamford's 12th year here at Manchester. He and his team are gearing up for the 2018 Spring Musical.