Marisa showed a talent for the stage from an early age developing skills in elocution, acting, circus and song.
Marisa worked as a clown for community festivals across Scotland. She studied acting, mask and puppet theatre before joining “Puppet Lab” as a narrator/puppeteer for a UK tour. She travelled to U.S.A. to work with mask and puppet theatre “Bread and Puppet Theatre” one of the world’s great theatre groups.
Marisa moved to Devon to study for a BA in Devised Drama and an MA in Dramatherapy. She now uses her love for creative arts to promote social, psychological health and well-being for children.
Marisa experiments with musical instruments for song and traditional folk tales.
Marisa has performed with ‘PuppetCraft’ in over 150 performances of ‘Monkey’ on tour throughout the U.K.