Carissa made her Aladdin debut at The Kennedy Center in D.C.
Carissa joined The North American Tour of Aladdin!
Carissa signed with bloc NYC agency!
Opening Night of The Producer at The Argyle Theater in Babylon, Long Island.
Carissa joined the Tryon Entertainment Team as Talent Relations Coordinator. She is head of casting!
May 2018, Carissa danced in the opening number for Telemundo NBC Upfronts.
Carissa appeared as a model for Loulette Bride, Fall 2018. Brooklyn, NYC.
Carissa was a Featured Dancer on Full Frontal with Samantha Bee. Featuring Javier Munoz. *Nominated for three Emmy's.
DESIGUAL Fashion Show, NYFW 2017 as Model/Dancer
Featured on Vogue.com with
Bullets Over Broadway at The Ogunquit Playhouse in Maine.
Carissa appeared a dancer on Saturday Night Live starring Jimmy Fallon. Marking the first live, coast to coast, SNL!
March 2017, Carissa starred and choreographed The National Commercial for Zips Dry-Cleaning. Can be seen on TV nationally!
Carissa debut the Original Cast of Broadway Christmas Wonderland in Tokyo, Japan at The Theater Orb.
"Kudos ... to every dancer onstage: the gangsters, the flappers. the Red Caps et al who tap their behinds off." -"Kudos ... to every dancer onstage: the gangsters, the flappers. the Red Caps et al who tap their behinds off." -BWW LA
"If "Bullets" on Broadway was one of the best choreographed and best danced musicals in years, the same holds true for this tour, given the dance corps' expert and exhilarating performance." -Everette Evans, Houston Chronicle.
"To keep scenes moving and give the audience eye candy, there are showgirls galore sporting glorious gams and come-hither looks. They preen, strut, and grind with perfection. They have just as much to do in this show as anybody else, and at least they look lip-smacking good." -D.L. Groover, HoustonPress.
Opening Night of The First National Tour of Bullets Over Broadway! Directed by Jeff Whiting, Choreographed by Susan Stroman.
Opening Night of The Guys and Dolls National Tour! Carissa was featured ensemble/dance captain/swing.
Carissa's Opening Night of the Radio City Christmas Spectacular as a Radio City
Carissa debuted in the Original Company of The Burlesque Show at The Borgata Hotel and Casino. As ensemble dancer.