Whatever she’s doing, be it music or movement, Alyssa Click strives to bring joy into it all. As a New York City-based performer and educator, Alyssa has been a part of numerous collaborations. This February, she made her GreenRoom 42 debut singing “The Girl in 14G” alongside her fellow singing yoga teachers in cabaret. Always a proponent for new music, she has also been a part of the workshop developments of House of Eerie Figures as Imelda, the deceased opera singer, written and conducted by Danny Decker. Most recently, Alyssa has joined the faculty at Wagner College as the newest Adjunct Professor of Voice where she is thrilled to be sharing her knowledge of music across an array of different styles starting in the Spring 2024 semester.
Hailed for her "exquisite coloratura" (South Florida Classical Review), over the past five years Alyssa has compiled a large collection of virtual performances in collaboration with performers and companies across the country. She was both performing and producing concerts such as Tinder Tales: A Virtual Cabaret, as a featured artist in the four-part concert series Divas and Diamonds with Seaglass Theater Company, The (virtual) Ballad of Sweeney Todd with Lowell House Opera, This Woman's Work with Opera on Tap Boston, HeARTsongs with Opera on Tap Boston, as a featured artist in the summer series Music & Martinis with Seaglass Theater Company, Bewitched with Seaglass Theater Company, and more.
Ms. Click is an avid concert performer and regularly cultivates concert programs beginning with A Group Experience in 2018. She has been featured with the Força Choir in recordings for the soundtracks of Code Vein and God Eater III in collaboration with Bandaii Namco and composer Go Shiina.
As a lover of pedagogy, Ms. Click opened her private voice studio with the guidance of the NAU Community Music and Dance Academy in 2015 and now teaches students virtually across the country as well as in New York City. She joined the faculty of Wagner College in the Spring 2024 semester with a full roster and has enjoyed teaching students across a wide array of styles and genres. She made her conducting debut with Brookline Pierce School in their productions of The Music Man Jr. and The Little Mermaid Jr. in their 2019 season. During the pandemic shut down, she joined BrightSpot Theater as a Song Performance Masterclass Teacher to coach and direct young singers on musical theatre audition pieces. She taught at Brookline Pierce School as their program’s Music Director, Chorus Master, and Conductor (2019). Ms. Click is a strong advocate of movement for young performers and taught pre-ballet for ages 4-6, hip-hop for ages 5-6, and musical theatre dance for grades 1-4 at The Village Dance Studio (2019). In the summer of 2014, she accepted the positions of Music Director and Choreographer with the Pinewood Players Drama Camp in their production of Rock Around The Block, returning to the company where she began her performing career in the summer of 2001.
Alyssa has enjoyed a wide array of performance opportunities. Some of her favorite appearances include Johanna (Sweeney Todd), Susanna (Le nozze di Figaro), Despina cover (Cosi fan tutte), Florestine (The Ghosts of Versailles), Anna Reich (Die lustigen Weiber von Windsor), Daughter (Inheritance, world premiere), Lucinda (Dark Sisters), Parpignol (La Femme Bohème), Lois Lane/Bianca (Kiss Me, Kate!), and Roxie Hart (Chicago).
Alyssa was both dance captain and assistant choreographer of Pierce School’s The Music Man Jr. in 2019. She was the Choreographer of the Turkish Embassy scene for the Miami Music Festival production of Corigliano’s The Ghosts of Versailles in 2018. She was the choreographer and assistant director for the NAU “Jacks on Broadway Musical Revue” in both 2015 and 2016, working to bring musical theatre scenes to life in the fully student-run program.
She has been both an Emerging and Young Artist with Charlottesville Opera, a Featured Artist with Seaglass Theater Company and Opera on Tap Boston, an Apprentice Artist with Miami Music Festival, and has performed with Opera NexGen, Lowell House Opera, Taylor Festival Choir, MassOpera, Boston Conservatory Opera, Northern Arizona University Lyric Theater, Flagstaff Light Opera Company, was an Intensive Artist with OperaWorks, as well as performing with and directing with Jacks on Broadway in scenes from Chicago, Little Shop of Horrors, Seussical the Musical, Sweet Charity, and more.
Ms. Click received her Post-Graduate Fellowship degree in Arts Administration at the Boston Conservatory at Berklee and was the inaugural Fellow in the Conservatory side of the program. She holds a Master of Music degree in Opera Performance from the Boston Conservatory at Berklee under the instruction of Dr. Kerry Deal as well as a Bachelor of Music degree in Vocal Performance from Northern Arizona University under the instruction of Dr. Judith Cloud. Alyssa also holds a certificate from NYU Tisch x Backstage in Performing Arts Industry Essentials. She currently studies with Susan Eichorn Young.