Biography as it appears in the BEAUTY and the BEAST playbill (spring 2018):

TESSA MURPHY (Wolf, Tango Tap Dancer, Ensemble) is excited to be performing with ACTORS inc again after previously appearing with them in Oklahoma! and Mary Poppins.  She has been a dancer since she was a little girl, doing Irish step, ballet, jazz, hip hop and tap.  She is a dance teacher and assistant at Tricia’s Dance School in Tewksbury and Dancing Arts Academy in Billerica. Tessa has been in many shows, starting with a special guest role in Once on This Island at Academy of Notre Dame when she was nine.  Later, when she attended NDA, she was in Willy Wonka, Annie and The Little Mermaid, which was her favorite because she is a huge Disney fan.  Tessa sends thanks to her family and friends for their support, and “break-a-leg” to the entire cast and crew!

Tessa Murphy