Ms. Melanie has been with TBE since it was established in 2010. She also earned her BFA in Musical Theater from American Musical and Dramatic Academy. She has won numerous awards by Inland Empire Theater League (2008), All Star Dance/Cheer Worlds Company (USASF), and was recognized by the Broadway Box for most compelling choreography of Legally Blonde The Musical (2016). As a choreographer she also coordinates weddings, quinceaneras, sweet 16’s, and debutant celebrations. Her most recognized roles as a performer were Anita in “West Side Story”, Bombalurina in “CATZ”, and Connie from “A Chorus Line.” Her recent work was portraying an original role as Nora Knox at Universal Studios Hollywood GRINCHMAS (2022). Ms. Mel is blessed and honored to have worked with TBE for all these years and continues to support its legacy through the San Gabriel Valley.