School of BusinessFaculty and Research

Marisa Guida
Course Coordinator & Lead Instructor
Area: BUSN

Snead Hall
301 W. Main Street
PO Box 844000
Richmond, VA, 23284-4000
Office: 2170
Email: guidam@vcu.edu
Teaching Interests: Public Speaking, Musical Theatre, Voice (Singing), Movement for the Actor, Theatre History, Playwriting.
Research Interests: Applied/Interdisciplinary Theatre, Historic Female Performers

Marisa Guida is an education, performer, and playwright. She is the course coordinator and lead instructor for Winning Presentations, BUSN 225. Marisa has performed professionally for over 15 years. Her favorite theaters she has performed at include the Kennedy Center, D.C. and the Town Hall Theatre, NYC. She is a member of Actors' Equity Association since 2002. When she wasn't training or performing Marisa was a project manager for marketing campaigns in NYC. Clients included Starbucks, Adidas, Gillette, Revlon, The New York Times, and Acuvue (to name a few). Marisa's new musical, PRETTY FUNNY THE MUSICAL was selected to be part of the 2016-2017 season at MusicalFare in Buffalo, NY. The world premiere will be in July 2017.