is very excited to be part of such a talented cast in her debut performance at Elmwood. Training alongside leading soprano Meagan Miller, Marissa earned her acceptance into The American Music and Dramatic Academy in NYC. Memorable performances include Calamity Jane, NYC showcases: Sugar Babies; “Don’t Blame Me”, and A Star is Born; “The Man That Got Away”. Marissa is truly touched to have had the recent opportunity to study with Phantom of the Opera’s Julie Schmidt. She would like to thank her best friend and Mom for being her absolute everything, Dad and sister Jackie for all their love and support, Meagan Miller for making so many dreams a reality, fiancé Aaron for all the auditions he continues to sit through and for his love and support. Thanks to Julie Schmidt for all her faith and to bests Lauren, Kristyn and Alex; special thank you to Champ, Dana and Susie.