singer dancer actor
singer dancer actor

   Carissa Gaughran is a singer, dancer and actor originally from Bridgewater, New Jersey. She had the opportunity to start training early on, as her family owns two dance studios. She now teaches at her family's Dance studio and absolutely has a passion for teaching. She was a work-study at Broadway Artists Alliance of New York City for 6 years and has worked Professionally since the age of 18. Carissa sailed on Norwegian Cruise Line for two years as a Principle Vocalist back in 2016 and 2017. She was in the Original Cast of "Blazing Boots" on Norwegian Cruise Line choreographed by Chase Benz. She then began performing in regional theatre across the country. Just recently in September 2021, Carissa was the Dance Captain/Miss Frankie Nolan in Jersey Boys at Maine State Music Theatre. Carissa has a large social media presence with over 200,000+ followers on TikTok. She absolutely loves sharing her passion for Music and Theatre with everyone. Carissa's "dream shows" are Six, Moulin Rouge and Rock of Ages. 




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Carissa is signed with THE MINE AGENCY

Agent: Ellery Sandhu |

Carissa is a local hire for New York/New Jersey


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