Marielle coaches kids and teens for theatre/film/television auditions, and prepares 8th and 9th graders for New York City high school auditions (LaGuardia High School, PPAS, Frank Sinatra, Talent Unlimited, and more). As an alum of LaGuardia, and from her nine years of freelance work there, she has first hand experience with the rubric of the audition process that she utilizes in her coaching. Her supportive teaching methods emphasize technique, confidence, individuality, and most importantly--fun.

She is a teaching artist for the Hudson Valley Shakespeare Festival, freelances at LaGuardia Performing Arts High School, and has taught at Dance Dynamics. She is a proud 52nd Street Project volunteer.

Click here to contact Marielle about private coaching. In-person and online sessions available.

Examples of topics covered include: monologue selection and technical preparation, voice and movement awareness, improvisation, cold readings, interview tips, day-of strategies, resume help, personal statement, navigating callbacks, and more.
"I felt prepared and happy at my callbacks. She turned something scary into something fun."
- Lesly, age 12

"While Marielle was employed by Dance Dynamics, parents called me constantly to compliment her. My younger students just loved her. She inspired them to come out of their shells and express themselves."
- Mary Angello, Artistic Director of Dance Dynamics

"Her talent coupled with her tremendous integrity, and passionate commitment to training makes her a standout."
- Barbara Marchant, Head of MFA Acting at Rutgers University and Teacher at the William Esper Studio