Mary Wallen

Mary first found a love of the stage as a senior at Cosby High School when she appeared in The Sound of Music with the Newport Theatre Guild. Mary works Full-time with Covenant Health at Morristown Hamblen Hospital in the Quality Department as a Clinical Data Analyst. She is mother to 2 awesome teenagers; Daniel and Hannah Grace. She loves that they share her same passion for the stage. After a 10 year hiatus from the stage she returned with her daughter being cast in Encore’s production of Annie.  Her favorite role on stage has been Edith Ellington in First Baptist of Ivy Gap. Her favorite role off stage is being stage manager for Encore's Young Star Series Productions like Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, Captain Louie, Little Mermaid, Beauty and the Beast and recently Aladdin. She loves being stage momma to all the awesomely talented cast members. She loves having Young Stars on the production team as well in these shows. Her favorite quote is "Sometimes the stars of the show are not always in the spot light."