JERSEY BOYS' Renée Marino to Receive 2014 Alumni Key Award from Wagner College Tonight
Broadway's Renée Marino, a 2004 graduate of Wagner College, is being honored today by Wagner College's Alumni Association with the 2014 Alumni Key Award. The Alumni Key Award recognizes alumni of the last decade for their professional accomplishments.
The presentation event takes place today (May 7) at 3:30pm in the Manzulli Board Room at Wagner's Foundation Hall.
Since graduating from Wagner, Marino appeared nationally in the 25th Anniversary tour of Cats and Disney's High School Musical.
She would go on to appear nationally and on Broadway in Jersey Boys, playing Mary Delgado. Making her Broadway debut in 2010, Marino landed the role of Rosalia in West Side Story. Her Broadway credits include Wonderland and Chaplin.
In 2013, Hollywood icon and veteran actor, director and producer, Clint Eastwood attended the Broadway production of Jersey Boys, saw Marino as Mary Delgado, and cast her in the upcoming screen adaptation of Jersey Boys, set to be released in theaters in June 2014.
Marino returns to campus to accept her award and to share with Wagner students and members of the Wagner community her experiences on stage, and in the filming of Jersey Boys.