Marissa Harris an aspiring theatre artist on the road to earning a BFA in Drama at NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts, with plans on double majoring in Special Education. She has worked with Keen Company (30 Million, Landlines), Semicolon Theatre Company (Resistance), and Daniel Ramirez and Gustavo Valdes’ Fists of a Nation(Official Selection of the 2017 New York Short Film Festival). Marissa is ecstatic to be a part of Actionplay and its inclusive mission.
Other Teachers & Volunteers
Anna Whitty graduated from Marymount Manhattan College with a BFA in Acting and a minor in Drama Therapy. She is passionate about improvisation, inclusion and going outside your comfort zone.
Stephen James Anthony
Stephen James Anthony is a stage and screen actor based in New York City. Born and raised in small town Minnesota, Stephen made the move east, studying drama at Syracuse University and at Shakespeare’s Globe in London, England.
Henry Gage Johnson has cerebral palsy and aspergers syndrome. One of his favorite things to do is acting. He has been involved in projects in New York City with the Miracle Project and Actionplay…
Nancy Small is a Certified School Psychologist, Certified Psychoanalytic Psychotherapist, and Licensed Mental Health Counselor. She worked as a counselor to children with Special Needs at the New York City Board of Education for 30+ years…