Lanie Marcantel is a senior in vocal music education at the University of Louisiana at Lafayette, graduating May 2020. She has been immersed in music from the age of 9 and loves to perform and teach.
She has participated in over 40 musical productions across Acadiana, working with groups such as Iberia Performing Arts League (IPAL), Shelby Have Productions, and UL Opera Theatre. Some of her major roles include Tracy Turnblad in Hairspray, Hansel in the opera Hansel and Gretel, Mary Sunshine in Chicago the Musical and Miss Todd in the opera The Old Maid and the Thief.
Lanie has also music directed many theatre camps, musical productions, and summer programs. Some of these include Annie, Les Miserables, My Son Pinnochio, as well as many others.
Lanie has a true love for teaching and enjoys working one on one with students. She is currently student teaching at Broadmoor Elementary and Comeaux High School. Lanie loves personally connecting with her students through her passion for music.