Melessie performed as Effie White in Alhambra Theatre & Dining's Dreamgirls this past spring.
Melessie performed in Irving Street Rep's annual Faces of Black History Tour sponsored by McDonald's during Black History Month 2017.
Melessie performed as Tanya in The Tribe Theatre Company's inaugural production of Punk Rock in the winter of 2016.
Melessie performed as Hattie in Goodspeed Musicals' production of A Sign of the Times in the summer of 2016.
Melessie performed as Lou Bessie in New Horizon Theater's production of The Old Setter in May 2016.
Melessie performed as Ursula in Kulture Plus' NYC Premiere of Trash Story in December of 2015.