Alexa Criscitiello

Alexa Criscitiello

Alexa is a proud graduate of the College of Staten Island with a degree in Communications. She has performed both onstage and behind the scenes with La MaMa Experimental Theater Club, Theater For the New City, Midtown International Theater Festival, Richard Frankel Productions, NYU Tisch School of the Arts, Scorpio Entertainment, Commercial Theater Institute, Fringe NYC, Planet Connections Theatre Festivity, and CAGE Theatre Company. Alexa enjoys short walks on long beaches, warm breezes on cool days, baked goods, having an opinion, and making things pretty.




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Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious! MARY POPPINS to Return to the West End in 2019MARY POPPINS to Return to the West End in 2019
Posted: Sep. 13, 2018


VIDEO: Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper Debut Songs and Scenes in Four Brand New Sneak Peeks of A STAR IS BORNVideo: Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper Shine in Four New Trailers for A STAR IS BORN
Posted: Sep. 6, 2018


Video: Leslie Jones Gets Bewitched at WICKED on BroadwayVideo: Leslie Jones Gets Bewitched at WICKED on Broadway
Posted: Sep. 13, 2018


VIDEO: On This Day, August 29- Remembering Kyle Jean-BaptisteVIDEO: On This Day, August 29- Remembering Kyle Jean-Baptiste
Posted: Aug. 29, 2018


The Times Square Theatre to Receive $100 Million Renovation; Open as Retail SpaceTimes Square Theatre to Open as Retail Space
Posted: Sep. 18, 2018


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Remembering New Jersey Musical Theatre Student, Nick PraticoRemembering New Jersey Musical Theatre Student, Nick Pratico
Posted: Oct. 24, 2017


It's Five O'Clock Everywhere! ESCAPE TO MARGARITAVILLE to Hit the Road in 2019!It's Five O'Clock Everywhere! ESCAPE TO MARGARITAVILLE to Hit the Road in 2019!
Posted: May. 17, 2018


Social: Twitter Goes Wild for a High School Production of RENT... with a TwistSocial: Twitter Goes Wild for a High School Production of Rent...with a Twist
Posted: Oct. 6, 2017


Jennifer Hudson, Ian McKellen, Taylor Swift, and James Corden to Star in CATS FilmJennifer Hudson Joins CATS Film Adaptation as Grizabella!
Posted: Jul. 19, 2018


Together They're Unlimited! Josh Groban and Idina Menzel to Hit the Road in A New TourJosh Groban and Idina Menzel to Hit the Road in A New Tour
Posted: Feb. 16, 2018


VIDEO: On This Day, September 25- EVITA Celebrates Opening Night on BroadwayVIDEO: On This Day, September 25- EVITA Celebrates Opening Night on Broadway
September 25, 2018

On this day in 1979, the original Broadway production of Andrew Lloyd Webber's EVITA had its opening night, with an original cast that included Patti LuPone stars as Eva Peron and Mandy Patinkin as Che Guevara

Who Will Taylor Swift Play in CATS Film? Andrew Lloyd Webber Reveals Her Role!Who Will Taylor Swift Play in CATS Film? Andrew Lloyd Webber Reveals Her Role!
September 25, 2018

As BroadwayWorld reported in July, Academy Award-winner Jennifer Hudson will lead Tom Hooper's upcoming film adaptation of CATs as 'Grizabella', alongside Ian McKellen, James Corden, and Taylor Swift. Until now, their roles had not yet been announced, but Andrew Lloyd Webber has just revealed that Swift will take on either Bombalurina or Demeter.

VIDEO: Lady Gaga Debuts Ballad 'Is That Alright?' in Latest Trailer for A STAR IS BORNVIDEO: Lady Gaga Debuts Ballad 'Is That Alright?' in Latest Trailer for A STAR IS BORN
September 24, 2018

'A Star is Born' stars four-time Oscar nominee Bradley Cooper ('American Sniper,' 'American Hustle,' 'Silver Linings Playbook') and multiple award-winning, Oscar-nominated music superstar Lady Gaga, in her first leading role in a major motion picture. Cooper helms the drama, marking his directorial debut. Watch four new sneak peeks of the film that dropped today!

VIDEO: On This Day, September 24- Happy Birthday, Ben Platt!VIDEO: On This Day, September 24- Happy Birthday, Ben Platt!
September 24, 2018

Ben Plattoriginated the title role in 'Dear Evan Hansen' to critical acclaim (Obie Award, Outer Critics Circle and Drama League nominations) and won the 2017 Tony Award for his Broadway performance. Platt was the original Elder Cunningham in theChicagoproduction of 'The Book of Mormon' and reprised the role on Broadway (dir.Trey ParkerandCasey Nicholaw).

VIDEO: On This Day, September 21- Happy Birthday, Billy Porter!VIDEO: On This Day, September 21- Happy Birthday, Billy Porter!
September 21, 2018

Billy Porter won a Tony Award for his performance as Lola in Kinky Boots. His other Broadway credits include Shuffle Along, Miss Saigon, Five Guys Named Moe, Grease, and Smokey Joe's Caf . Off-Broadway,

VIDEO: On This Day, September 20- Run, Freedom, Run! URINETOWN Opens On Broadway!VIDEO: On This Day, September 20- Run, Freedom, Run! URINETOWN Opens On Broadway!
September 20, 2018

'Urinetown, The Musical' is a hilarious tale of greed, corruption, love, and revolution in a time when water is worth its weight in gold. In a Gotham-like city, a terrible water shortage, caused by a 20-year drought, has led to a government-enforced ban on private toilets. The citizens must use public amenities, regulated by a single malevolent company that profits by charging admission for one of humanity's most basic needs. Amid the people, a hero decides he's had enough, and plans a revolution to lead them all to freedom!

The Times Square Theatre to Receive $100 Million Renovation; Open as Retail SpaceThe Times Square Theatre to Receive $100 Million Renovation; Open as Retail Space
September 18, 2018

It has been reported that the long-vacant Times Square theatre will receive a long overdue renovation in the near future.

VIDEO: On This Day, September 18- Celebrating Playwright, Actor, and Activist, Anna Deavere Smith!VIDEO: On This Day, September 18- Celebrating Playwright, Actor, and Activist, Anna Deavere Smith!
September 18, 2018

On this day, we celebrate the birthday of playwright, activist, actor, and educator,Anna Deavere Smith.

A New Life: Josh Groban Dishes On His New Sound and His Latest Acting GigA New Life: Josh Groban Dishes On His New Sound and His Latest Acting Gig
September 17, 2018

Josh Groban has been mighty busy since ending his Tony Award-nominated performance in Natasha, Pierre, and the Great Comet of 1812. With some exciting new projects in the pipeline, Josh sat down with the Los Angeles Times to dish on his Broadway experience, an experimental new album and fall tour, and his latest acting role on the new Netflix series, The Good Cop.

VIDEO: On This Day, September 14- Remembering Patrick SwayzeVIDEO: On This Day, September 14- Remembering Patrick Swayze
September 14, 2018

Patrick Swayze, a three-time Golden Globe nominated actor, dancer, and singer-songwriter is best-known as the romantic lead in 'Dirty Dancing' and 'Ghost', and for the 'North and South' TV-series. His first professional job was as a dancer for Disney on Parade. In the 70's, the Texas native moved to New York to further his formal dance training. He studied with the Harkness Ballet Company, and then the Joffrey, before joining the Eliot Feld Ballet as a principal dancer.

Video: Leslie Jones Gets Bewitched at WICKED on BroadwayVideo: Leslie Jones Gets Bewitched at WICKED on Broadway
September 13, 2018

Move over, Ben Brantley. In 2018, there's only one name that matters when it comes to reviewing Broadway shows...and that name is Leslie Jones.

Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious! MARY POPPINS to Return to the West End in 2019Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious! MARY POPPINS to Return to the West End in 2019
September 13, 2018

It has been reported that the practically perfectmusical Mary Poppins will return home to the West End's Prince Edward Theatre in fall of 2019.

Photo: Bernadette Peters Heads Back to High School at MEAN GIRLSPhoto: Bernadette Peters Heads Back to High School at MEAN GIRLS
September 13, 2018

This week the high school kids of Broadway's Mean Girls got a lesson in greatness when Tony Award-winner Bernadette Peters stopped by to check out the show. See a photo from her visit with the cast below!

VIDEO: On This Day, September 10- CHAPLIN Opens on Broadway!VIDEO: On This Day, September 10- CHAPLIN Opens on Broadway!
September 10, 2018

On this day in 2012,Chaplin, a new musical depicting the life of film iconChaplin, opened on Broadway!

VIDEO: On This Day, September 7- Goodbye, Love- RENT Closes on BroadwayVIDEO: On This Day, September 7- Goodbye, Love- RENT Closes on Broadway
September 7, 2018

On this day, we remember the original, groundbreaking Broadway production of Jonathan Larson's RENT, which played its final performance at the Nederlander Theater on this day in 2008.

VIDEO: Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper Debut Songs and Scenes in Four Brand New Sneak Peeks of A STAR IS BORNVIDEO: Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper Debut Songs and Scenes in Four Brand New Sneak Peeks of A STAR IS BORN
September 6, 2018

'A Star is Born' stars four-time Oscar nominee Bradley Cooper ('American Sniper,' 'American Hustle,' 'Silver Linings Playbook') and multiple award-winning, Oscar-nominated music superstar Lady Gaga, in her first leading role in a major motion picture. Cooper helms the drama, marking his directorial debut. Watch four new sneak peeks of the film that dropped today!

VIDEO: On This Day, September 5- Happy Birthday, Carol Lawrence!VIDEO: On This Day, September 5- Happy Birthday, Carol Lawrence!
September 5, 2018

On this day we celebrate, Tony nominated actress, Carol Lawrence!

VIDEO: On This Day, September 4: Happy BeyDay, Beyonce!VIDEO: On This Day, September 4: Happy BeyDay, Beyonce!
September 4, 2018

On this day, the world celebrates the Queen B herself, the incomparable Beyonce Knowles!

VIDEO: On This Day, August 29- Remembering Kyle Jean-BaptisteVIDEO: On This Day, August 29- Remembering Kyle Jean-Baptiste
August 29, 2018

On this day we remember Broadway actorKyle Jean-Baptistewho diedage of 21 after an accident at home in 2015.

VIDEO: On This Day, August 28- Happy Birthday, Armie Hammer!VIDEO: On This Day, August 28- Happy Birthday, Armie Hammer!
August 28, 2018

On this day, we're celebrating the birthday of Golden Globe-nominatedactorArmie Hammerwho is currently making his Broadway debut in Second Stage's Straight White Men.



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