Originally from Seattle, WA, Melissa holds an MFA in Theatre from the University of Central Florida and a BA in Theatre from Washington State University.

Orlando Credits include: Into the Woods (Little Red), A Little Night Music (Mrs. Segstrom), Chaps! A Jingle Jangle Christmas (Mabel), The Imaginary Invalid (Angelique), and the staged reading of Reina Hardy’s Glassheart (Only) at Orlando Shakespeare Theater; [Title of Show] with the Footlight Theatre; The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee (Logan) and Urinetown (Little Becky Two Shoes) at Mad Cow Theatre; Sweeney Todd with Davis Gaines and Faith Prince and A Midsummer Night's Dream (Hermia/First Fairy) with the Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra and the Regional Premiere of Kathy Lee Gifford’s Under the Bridge at the Orlando Repertory Theatre.  Melissa also performs with Walt Disney World in the Hoop Dee Doo Revue.

Melissa performed internationally in the musical revue To Russia With Love and The Fantasticks with the Moscow International Film School and the Poplar Pike Playhouse (Germantown, TN). The Playhouse’s production was the first performance of The Fantasticks in the former Soviet Union.


As an Orlando based actor, singer, and teaching artist, I have had the privilege to perform a wide range of roles, with a focus on musical and classical theatre.

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”...Melissa Mason, makes an especially charming impression as an aspiring young mystery writer who has holed up in the hotel in search of inspiration.” - Terry Teachout, Wall Street Journal