After raising three children Marianne returned to her love of acting, launching her career as a NY based actor. She studied with Seth Barrish and Lee Brock at The Barrow Group; completed a two year Meisner program at Playhouse West Brooklyn Lab and Andrea Dantas Conservatory in NYC; and is studying improv at UCB.
Marianne loves to collaborate with writers to bring new works to NY audiences, and has performed on stage at The Barrow Group, Rattlestick Playwrights Theater, The National Black Theater, and Dixon Place. She's been a member of Paul Michael's Theater Company for six seasons where she won Best Supporting Actress and was in the Best Play winners in 2 seasons of his New Short Play Festival. She has also appeared in numerous independent films, web series, and TV.