Carina graduated Cum Laude from the University of California, Irvine,with a B.A. in Drama, and Honors in Musical Theatre. A proud member of Actors Equity Association, her performance experience includes New York City theatre, national tours, regional theatre, web series, commercials, and cast album recordings, as well as international work as a principal vocalist for The Walt Disney Company and Universal Studios. She is also a seasoned and enthusiastic teacher, Carina has over ten years of experience teaching drama and music classes for students ranging in age from toddler to adult, and directing plays and musicals for kids of all ages. Highlights of her experience include teaching musical theatre classes for elementary aged students at the acclaimed Atlantic Acting School in New York City, as well as working as a show installation director for U.K. based Belinda King Creative Productions, where she directed professional singers and dancers in theatrical shows for Holland America Cruise Line. Carina is a firm believer that “drama develops kids” and is thrilled to help build confident, creative kids with Drama Kids!