Kara Chu Nelson (Sister Mary Eleanor/Tina/Others, u/s Sister Mary Martin-of-Tours) – Lyric Stage: Debut. Umbrella Stage Company: Rent (Swing), The Joy Luck Club (Rose), Evita (The Mistress). Moonbox Productions: Jonathan (Kara Powers). Seacoast Repertory Theatre: In the Heights (Ensemble). North Shore Music Theatre: Miss Saigon (Bar Girl). Fiddlehead Theatre and Hackmatack Playhouse: West Side Story (Francisca/”Somewhere” soloist). Other notable roles include Hope Cladwell in Urinetown, Natalie in Next to Normal, Marcy Park in The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee, and Éponine in Les Misérables. Kara would like to thank Lyric Stage and the Sister Act team for this wonderful opportunity, and her mom and dad for never missing a show.