Marie Schrader is a part-time resident of Lake County. She has been involved in theater since high school. She has directed the Sonoma Valley Children's Chorus, taught theory for the Santa Rosa Children's Chorus, and directed the Windsor High School Chorus. She teaches private voice lessons in both Lake and Sonoma Counties.
Marie has a BA in Music Education, with an emphasis in Vocal Performance. She teaches Music in the Windsor School District, where she was the High School Choir Director for 10 years. During that time, she was Music Director for shows such as 1776, Once Upon a Mattress, Bye Bye Birdie, and Fiddler on the Roof. For 10 years she was the Director of Children’s Theater for the City of Santa Rosa Park and Recreation Department. Marie made her debut with LCTC last year as the Music Director of The Producers. She got her start in musical theater as Laurey in Oklahoma in Minnesota just after graduating from high school. Music directing this show brings back a lot of fond memories for her.