Classical Ballet / Dancer
is from Richland, Washington where she trained at the Tri-Cities Academy of Ballet and performed with the Mid-Columbia Ballet (MCB), a pre-professional youth company. With MCB she performed at Regional Dance America/Pacific (RDA/P) Festivals and most recently represented RDA/P in a Gala Performance at the USA/IBC in Jackson, MS. With MCB she performed numerous roles in the annual Nutcracker as well as many new classical and contemporary works including Torelli choreographed by Twyla Tharp, performed in Pittsburgh in 2007. Marisa has received scholarships that include summer study to Pacific Northwest Ballet, Houston Ballet, ABT, Craft of Choreography Conference and International Dance School. Marisa is honored to be a first year apprentice with the Grand Rapids Ballet.
- Grand Rapids Ballet Company