Care’n Chato is an exceptionally multifaceted performer and instructor in all areas of the performing arts. She has trained extensively in many forms of music, dance, and drama. Care’n’s love of the arts began at home, while growing up in a musical household, and then flourished with the guidance of outstanding voice teachers such as David Jenkins, Daniel Ebbers, Robin Buck, and Frances Young, along with esteemed dance teachers such as Deborah Skinner, Tara Morton, Tony Banks, Molly Lynch, and Jody Gates, to name a few. Care’n studied the performing arts with an emphasis in vocal performance at the University of the Pacific where she received her Bachelors of Music, and the University of California Irvine where she received her Masters of Fine Arts. She developed skills that would take her performing all over the world in musical theater, opera, jazz, choir, and all dance styles including ballet, jazz, tap, contemporary, hip-hop, and break dance. As a teacher, Care’n immensely enjoys sharing the passion that she has for the arts with kids and adults of all ages and abilities!
Interesting facts about Care’n
Hometown: A: Tracy California
Dog or Cats? A: I’m a dog person…
Favorite band? A: Ella Fitzgerald
Favorite food? A: Zipfizz
Favorite Ice Cream ? A: Ben and Jerry’s Cookie Dough!!!!!
If you could get on a plane right now and go anywhere, where would it be? A: Hawaii
Favorite Movie? A: Despicable Me
Favorite Tv show? A: Grey’s Anatomy
Guilty pleasure ? A: Coffee!
Fun fact: ” I play Mariokart while I eat breakfast “