Meet our Teachers

photo Marcee Cosby-Director

Marcee has been a Music Together® Center director and teacher for 16 years!  Previously, she was the Director in Salina for 8 years and opened her Center in Wichita in 2010. Marcee attended Music Together classes in New York City with her oldest son.  When she moved back to Kansas, she saw the immense need for the Music Together program to be in the Midwest,  so she opened up the first center in Kansas!  Marcee is a licensed director, registered and Certification 1 Music Together teacher.  

As long as she can remember Marcee has been involved in music and theatre.  While living in Colorado Springs and New York City, Marcee got the unique chance to learn from the world's best teachers and privately studied music, acting and dance.   She was a regular performer at the Equity theatre "Great Plains Theatre" in Abilene for 8 years.  Overall, Marcee has performed in over 60 shows, 2 films, several commercials and has been trained in puppetry and clowning.

Marcee is currently the Theatre Teacher/Director at the Classical School of Wichita and enjoys directing the musicals every year.  She was recently nominated by "Music Theatre of Wichita" for a Jester award for "Outstanding Director" for her direction of "Oklahoma!" and "A Christmas Carol".  

Marcee loves, loves, loves working with her Music Together kids!  They bring her so much joy and she truly enjoys building friendships with families.  She is passionate about giving parents the tools they need to guide their children during this crucial time of music development.  She hopes to instill a lifetime love of music and bring the joy of music into your homes!  

Most importantly Marcee has been married to Jeremy for 23 years and they have 3 fun and musical boys!  Marcee loves to continue learning and is attending WSU and is pursuing a degree in Theatre and Music. 

 

     
photo Samantha Maricle Heaton-Teacher

Samantha has lived in Wichita for most of her life. She was involved in choir and music theatre throughout school and has always loved singing. Now Samantha is a mother of two and has been attending Music Together classes for almost three years. Having loved the classes and seeing how much her children enjoyed them, she decided to take the Music Together teacher training and is excited to share her love of music and Music Together with other families. 

     
photo Caroline Whiteside-Teacher

Caroline Whiteside is a Wichita native who has grown up participating in Fine Arts all around Wichita. She has always had a passion for music and teaching children! She has been blessed with opportunities to choreograph for Andale High School, Douglass High School, Andover Central High School, CYT Wichita Summer Camps, and CYT Wichita Enrollment Shows. She studied at Butler Community College and graduated with an associate degree in Secondary Education and was on vocal scholarship where she choreographed and participated in Headliners. Caroline is attending Friend’s University to gain a bachelor’s degree in Theatre Education.