Frank Ingrasciotta

  • February 9, 2009

    Frank Ingrasciotta

    Frank Ingrasciotta (writer/performer) can be seen in the indie films Figs for Italo and Brooklyn in July. New York stage credits include: the original Off-Broadway production of GodspellValley of the Dolls, Three Postcards, Dinner at 8, Edgar Degas in The Girl in the Blue Armchair, What Would Nora Ephron Say?,  and the Pharaoh in Joseph & the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat at Lincoln Center. TV credits include: recurring roles on The Guiding Light, One Life to Live and The Equalizer. Directing credits include: Three years as writer & producer for the NY Cable Follies, a live musical satire of the year’s events in the cable industry, performing to TV network CEOs and executives. Regionally & in NYC, he has directed cabarets, corporate shows and productions of Neil Berg’s musical The Life & Times of Fiona Gander,  12 Angry Men, Noises Off,  Prince & the Pauper, Chicago, Once on This Island, Urinetown, Legally Blonde, Brighton Beach Memoirs, and Ordinary People. For the NYC Fire Department, he directed & choreographed firefighters in a benefit production of Guys & Dolls receiving media coverage & raising over $20,000 for the NY Burn Center. As an arts educator, Frank is an advocate in utilizing the arts as a teaching tool across the school curriculum. He conducts writing & acting workshops with students of all ages and teaches acting at SUNY Purchase. He also studied the Meisner acting technique with William Esper and holds a Theatre Arts‑in‑Educati­on degree from SUNY Empire State College. Frank was recently recognized with two United Solo Awards for Best Comic Actor and Best Comedic Script, also with the Arts Award by the Westchester Arts Council for his outstanding achievement as performing artist and educator for the County. The award recognizes individuals whose vision, commitment and leadership enrich Westchester County. For more information about Frank log onto website at www.fingrasciotta.com

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