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Merry Jayne Casillas is a 39-year-old actor from Arlington, Virginia. Since joining ArtStream in 2007, Merry appeared in 16 ArtStream musicals and invited other actors to join the company, many of whom are still company members. She is happiest when the group is writing plays, rehearsing, and performing. Merry fell in love with acting while performing with the Phoenix Company at Imagination Stage. She has also appeared in church Roadshows, The Order is Love with McLean Stage, and The Music Man at Stratford High School. Merry is a graduate of The Stratford Program. She likes to write poetry, paint, make jewelry, and have fun with her 37 nieces and nephews. “My big family and lots of friends are my cheering fans every year and I love them!”