Gourmet Detective roles:
Yvette de la Rochefort, Frances Ackerman in Get Cartier!
Desiree AuGratin, Marjorie Worthington in Darling, You Slay Me
Patti attended the University of California, Riverside and graduated magna cum laude with a Bachelor’s Degree in Theatre Arts. She has performed extensively throughout Southern California in local and regional theatres and spent 14 years as a performer at the Disneyland Resort in Anaheim, CA. Patti has a passion for combining education and the arts. She teaches high school special education and was a Teaching Artist for the non-profit organization Dancing Classrooms, teaching ballroom dance to fifth grade students in Los Angeles. As a dancer, Patti has studied Ballet, Jazz, Tap, and Modern dance and has won many honors as a competitive ballroom dancer. Patti joined the Gourmet Detective in 1999 and has had the pleasure of originating many roles and working with the funniest actors in town!
"Love the art in yourself, and not yourself in the art." Constantin Stanislavsky