Marisa grew up in Washington State where she began dancing at age four. She was named Top 10 in Seattle’s Best Tapper by Savion Glover and won the LA Dance Force scholarship to take classes at Edge Studios in LA. She went on to get her Bachelor of Fine Arts in Musical Theatre from the University of Arizona before moving to New York City to pursue a career as an actor. She has done many regional productions including Hairspray, High School Musical and Urinetown. One of her favorite experiences was the National Tour of Billy Elliot where she served as assistant dance captain. Along with performing, Marisa has choreographed number of shows including Children Of Eden, The Music Man, A Chorus Line and Me and My Girl. She is currently performing in Matilda at the Shubert Theatre.
On January 15, 2016