Susie Rayburn has been a member of our team since 2013. She teaches private voice, and coaches students on songs and monologues to prepare for auditions. She also directs some of our musical productions and is the Director of Vocal Intensity, Universal Movement’s show choir! Ms. Susie holds a BA in Musical Theatre from the University of Tampa and has worked as an educator for almost 20 years. She has worked professionally across the bay area over the years as a performer, toured internationally as a performer and director with The Missoula Children’s Theater, and spent 5 years teaching High School Performing Arts. She also works with Florida State Thespians as an adjudicator at the District and State Levels and most recently served as their Mainstage Coordinator. She is passionate about working with children to not only cultivate their talent, but also to help them gain confidence, learn teamwork, and how to get along with and support others through the performing arts! She is honored to be a part of the MJPAA family and always amazed with what our youth can accomplish when goals are set before them!