Carissa Hatchel, Acting and Vocal Instructor
Carissa has a strong background in musical theatre, performing with several companies in the San Francisco Bay Area, including Alameda Civic Light Opera, Golden State Theatre, California State University-East Bay, Tri-Valley Repertory Theater, and Stage One. In addition to her teaching with Handful Players, she works on children's costumes for the musical performances of Musical Theatre Works. She also assists with directing and producing theater performances at her alma mater, Moreau Catholic High School in Hayward, CA. She also teaches with Recess Urban Recreation, a children's play space in San Francisco. Carissa is a graduate of San Francisco State University with a B.A. in Theater Arts.