Alban Arts Center
Cultivating and bolstering our community by providing a premier artistic outlet, to educate and foster the artists of tomorrow through the collaboration and demonstrations of our artists today.
Adam in Brilliant Traces at the Alban.
Marlette is an extremely active participant in the community local theatre and artistic groups with experience as a volunteer and in technical positions since moving to WV in 1997. These WV companies include Kanawha Players, Charleston Stage Company, Theatre West Virginia, Academy of Arts at January’s, Limelight Theatre, Appalachian Artist Collective, the Angevin Players and others. As well as being the business manager, she enjoys directing local productions, and teaching aspiring thespians at the Alban Arts Academy. She has been an instructor with the Alban Arts Academy in Classical Acting, Technical Theatre Application, Directing and Adult Acting. Her directorial credits with the Alban are: Rock of Ages, Macbeth, Romeo & Juliet, Bell, On the Worst Day of Christmas, Bell, Book & Candle, A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Antigone, and Richard III. Her favorite onstage roles include: Vanda Jordan – Venus in Fur with Alban Arts Center; Whitney – A Piece of My Heart with Fragile Works Theatre; Bertha Rochester – Jane Eyre, Helena – A Midsummer Night’s Dream, The Fool – King Lear, and Sally Bowles – Cabaret, all with Charleston Stage Company. Her affiliations include; President of Alpha Psi Omega WVSU 2002, member of the National Thespian Society, member of the National Rose Society