Director - Choreographer - Performer - Teaching Artist.

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Marissa is currently pursuing her M.F.A. in Directing at Arizona State University, within the Herberger Institute of Design and Arts, in the School of Music, Dance, and Theatre. She is serving as the Assistant Director for Liz Lerman's Healing Wars, directed by Keith Thompson. The show opens Friday Nov 5 and runs until Sunday Nov 14. Click here for tickets!

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In May 2021, Marissa directed and choreographed a filmed production of the new musical Ranked with students at Friends Select School in Philadelphia, PA. Check back soon for a reel of this impactful play, a cautionary tale about what happens when we focus too much on status.