Michele Ragusa Biography

Broadway: Urinetown (Penny/Hope cover); Ragtime (Evelyn); A Class Act (Mona); Titanic (Caroline); Cyrano (the Novice). Other NYC: Corinna in Adrift in Macao (Primary Stages, Lortel/Drama League noms.), The Audience (Transport Group), Bloomer Girl (Encores!). National tours: Fiddler on the Roof with Theodore Bikel (Hodel), West Side Story (Maria). Regional: Kiss Me Kate, She Loves Me (Paper Mill); Adrift in Macao (Philadelphia Theatre Co., Barrymore Award); Bad Dates, Noises Off (Studio Arena); Guys and Dolls (Dallas Theatre Center, Rabin Award); Side by Side by Sondheim (Berkshire Theatre Festival); Nunsense (Sacramento Music Circus); My Fair Lady with Michael Moriarty (Westbury/Valley Forge); Lend Me a Tenor (Portland Stage); Me and My Girl, Li'l Abner (Goodspeed); South Pacific (Dallas Theater Center); Phantom (Jupiter Theatre/Artpark); Carousel (Connecticut Rep./Jupiter Theatre); Show Boat (Artpark). Film/television: Heart of Spider (NYU/IFC), "Law & Order SVU," "Guiding Light," "One Life to Life," "All My Children." For Tom and in memory of mama.