Marie McColley-Kerstetter

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Biography

Marie has amassed an impressive list of theatrical credits since moving to Kalamazoo from Massachusetts. A sampling of the shows she has worked on at the Civic includes Fiddler on the Roof, Evita, The Wizard of Oz, Baby, Forever Plaid, A Little Night Music, Jesus Christ Superstar, Gypsy and Oklahoma!. A much sought after professional, Marie has also served as the Musical Director for the United Teens Talent Show as well as for the Farmers Alley Theatre productions of Forever Plaid; Plaid Tidings, Jane Eyre, The Marvelous Wonderettes and The Winter Wonderettes. A lifelong educator, Marie offers private vocal coaching as part of our Academy of Theatre Arts. In recognition of her incredible accomplishments, Marie has been presented with the Community Medal of Arts Award (2002) and our Larkin H. Noble Award (2014).