Growing up in Minneapolis, Marcus inherited a passion for singing and acting from his mother, who is a music and theater educator. This past summer, Marcus worked with Opera Saratoga in New York, and has previously performed throughout the United States and in Europe. Marcus holds a Bachelor’s degree from the Chicago College of Performing Arts at Roosevelt University where he studied with Allan Glassman. He also recently obtained a Master’s degree in Voice Performance from the University of Houston, where he studied with Joseph Evans. Furthermore, he assisted Mr. Evans with his studio, teaching, and research. Marcus loves performing in a variety of genres and has developed a deep passion for teaching students of all ages.