Mara Beckerman has had a very varied career. She received a Drama Desk Award Nomination as best actress in the Off-Broadway
musical “Charlotte Sweet,” and can be heard on the original cast album. She has performed nationally as a
storyteller, has recorded 3 CDs of stories and songs, and published one of her stories. Mara has taught music and
movement in many schools throughout the California Bay Area, and is currently the Music and Movement Specialist at the
Bing Nursery School which is part of the Psychology Department at Stanford University. She is a proud member of CMN and
has been since the early 1990s when it first arrived in California.