Janine Merolla

Education Programs Coordinator

Janine Merolla received her BA in Theatre from Bucknell University and her MA in Theatre Education from Emerson College. Once she moved to Philadelphia, she began her work as a teaching artist apprentice with Philadelphia Young Playwrights. Since then, she has worked with Theatre Horizon, Music Training Center, First Person Arts and Walnut St. Theatre. Through these theatre companies she has worked in many elementary and middle schools within and surrounding Philadelphia. Janine also teaches ballroom dance through the organization Dancing with the Students.  Janine is an actor and director who has worked with Paramount Theatre (in Boston), New Candlelight Theatre in Wilmington and the Ritz Theatre in New Jersey.