Vallentina was selected to participate in MSM Summer at the prestigious Manhattan School of Music in New York City. The 100 year old institution is one of the world's premier music conservatories for classical music, jazz and musical theatre. She participated in the Classical Pianist program.
Marianna, after a very successful audition was cast in the Children's Theatre Music festival By Broadway Workshop in New York City. She performed in the new children's musical play "Wind in the Willows" for two days at an Off Broadway venue.