Marla Maresca

Marla Maresca received her B. A. In Music Education from Texas Tech University and has been a music teacher and choir director in private and public education for ten years.

Marla has directed over twenty musicals and has only returned to performing on stage in the last few years. Some of her most memorable roles are Sister Mary Lazarus in Sister Act, the Widow Douglass in The Adventures of Tom Sawyer, Mama Bear in Shrek, and Lieutenant Rooney in Arsenic and Old Lace. Her last role was Missy Hart in 9 to 5 with Lubbock Community Theatre.

Marla would like to thank her family, friends, and students for encouraging her to continue to pursue her passion and love for music and theatre as an educator and as an actor.