Marissa Beatini found her singing voice at age six. Born into a musical family in Rhode Island, she has performed in community and school theatre programs ever since. At 16, with her brother and close friends, Marissa formed a singing group that competed in the Talent America Contest. Their ensemble won first place for vocal group and Marissa won first place for top teen solo. Marissa is in high demand at local recording studios and for special appearances. She also spends her time working with children directing several musicals. She is currently head of the drama program at the Stephen Orly School in Providence, RI. As well as director/teacher at Broarwood Child Academy.