Alyssa Keene (Rachel) is pleased to return to Theater Schmeater, having last been seen in An Adult Evening of Shel Silverstein. Other Schmeater credits include God Damn Tom, Adventures in Mating, The Twilight Zones, Catch 22, and The Rover. Recent stage credits include Ivanov at The Paradise Theatre, Hardball with LiveGirls, 14/48 (Mazen Award winner), Jacob Marley's Christmas Carol at Seattle Public Theatre, and She Loves Me at Secondstory Rep. Alyssa has also performed at the Intiman, ConWorks, Book-It, Balagan, Seattle Fringe Festival, Seattle Children's Theatre and Open Circle. Alyssa works as a dialect coach throughout the Northwest and has been a member of the faculty at Cornish College of the Arts, Freehold Theatre Lab, and Seattle Children's Theatre. Thank you to The Schmee for producing this play and special thanks to Paul for bringing Christmas back so many years ago. 11/20/11 2010 Dialect Coach Bio: Alyssa recently coached dialects for Getting Near to Baby (SCT), A Trip to Bountiful, Female of the Species, and is currently working on The Lieutenant of Inishmore (ACT). She is currently performing in Rapture of the Deep at Balagan Theatre where she was last seen as Georgie in The Full Monty. Recent stage roles include Merilee in An Adult Evening of Shel Silverstein (Theater Schmeater), Ilona in She Loves Me (Second Story Rep), Miss DuMonde in All the King's Men (Intiman), and Fritz/Songbird in The Brementown Musicians (Seattle Children's Theater). In December, Alyssa will be acting in Seattle Public Theatre's production of Jacob Marley's Christmas Carol. 2010 Actor Bio: Alyssa was last seen at Theater Schmeater in Adventures in Mating. Over the last ten years at Theater Schmeater, she has appeared in The Country Wife, God Damn Tom, The Twilight Zones, Money & Run, and The Rover. Recent roles include Ilona in She Loves Me (Second Story Rep), Georgie in The Full Monty (Balagan Theatre), Miss DuMonde in All the King's Men (Intiman), and Fritz/songbird in The Brementown Musicians (Seattle Children's Theater). Alyssa is also a musician (Purty Mouth, 14/48 band), and dialect coach (Getting Near to Baby, A Trip to Bountiful, Female of the Species). Additionally, Alyssa is an avid canner, an enthusiastic puppeteer, a regular bocce player, and wife of Theater Schmeater's own Rod Serling, Mr. Tim Moore.