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Anthony Veneziale

 
Bio:
Veneziale most recently appeared on Broadway in Freestyle Love Supreme. With extensive training in improv, Veneziale was among the first to suggest to Lin-Manuel Miranda that they take their freestyling in front of an audience. Still a master of improv, Veneziale also spends time teaching and ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Veneziale most recently appeared on Broadway in Freestyle Love Supreme. With extensive training in improv, Veneziale was among the first to suggest to Lin-Manuel Miranda that they take their freestyling in front of an audience. Still a master of improv, Veneziale also spends time teaching and ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Return Engagement, 2021
Performer
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2019
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
Off-Broadway Production at Greenwich House Theater, 2019
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
2001
Si/Soldier

Photos

Chris Sullivan, Wayne Brady, Anthony Veneziale, Aneesa Folds, and Kurt Crowley (on ke Photo

Chris Sullivan, Wayne Brady, Anthony Veneziale, Aneesa Folds, and Kurt Crowley (on keyboard)

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Date:
02/16/2022
Lin-Manuel Miranda, Kaila Mullady, Aneesa Folds, Anthony Veneziale, and Kurt Crowley  Photo

Lin-Manuel Miranda, Kaila Mullady, Aneesa Folds, Anthony Veneziale, and Kurt Crowley (on keyboard)

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Date:
02/16/2022
James Monroe Iglehart, Aneesa Folds, Wayne Brady, and Anthony Veneziale  Photo

James Monroe Iglehart, Aneesa Folds, Wayne Brady, and Anthony Veneziale

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Date:
02/16/2022
 Lin-Manuel Miranda, Wayne Brady, Aneesa Folds, Chris Sullivan, and Anthony Veneziale Photo

Lin-Manuel Miranda, Wayne Brady, Aneesa Folds, Chris Sullivan, and Anthony Veneziale

From: 
Date:
02/16/2022
Chris Sullivan, Wayne Brady, Anthony Veneziale, Aneesa Folds, and Kurt Crowley (on ke Photo

Chris Sullivan, Wayne Brady, Anthony Veneziale, Aneesa Folds, and Kurt Crowley (on keyboard)

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Date:
02/16/2022

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
Return Engagement, 2021
Performer

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2019
Performer

  [Off-Broadway]
Off-Broadway Production at Greenwich House Theater, 2019
Performer

  [Off-Broadway]
2001
Si/Soldier

Anthony Veneziale Biography

Veneziale most recently appeared on Broadway in Freestyle Love Supreme. With extensive training in improv, Veneziale was among the first to suggest to Lin-Manuel Miranda that they take their freestyling in front of an audience. Still a master of improv, Veneziale also spends time teaching and explaining how improv is used as a method of connection.




Anthony Veneziale News

BACK TO THE FUTURE WITH THE LA PHIL, THE PROM, MIKE BIRBIGLIA: THE OLD MAN AND THE PO Photo BACK TO THE FUTURE WITH THE LA PHIL, THE PROM, MIKE BIRBIGLIA: THE OLD MAN AND THE POOL & More Lead Los Angeles' August Theater Top 10
by BWW Staff - Aug 1, 2022

BroadwayWorld is rounding up our top recommended theatre every month. Check out the selections for June featuring the LA Phil, Ahmanson Theatre, Pasadena Playhouse, Geffen Playhouse, and more.

Review: AMPED UP POETRY IN MOTION - FREESTYLE LOVE REIGNS SUPREME at Pasadena Playhou Photo Review: AMPED UP POETRY IN MOTION - FREESTYLE LOVE REIGNS SUPREME at Pasadena Playhouse
by Evan Henerson - Jul 24, 2022

The work is smart, kinetic, occasionally a bit raunchy and a blast. Basically, this is part of the evolution of improvised comedy, only with better music. The Groundlings should be so cool.

Special Offer: Get Tickets to Freestyle Love Supreme at Pasadena Playhouse! Photo Special Offer: Get Tickets to Freestyle Love Supreme at Pasadena Playhouse!
by BWW Special Offer - Jul 11, 2022

Special Offer: Get Tickets to freestyle love supreme at Pasadena Playhouse!

Interview: FREESTYLE LOVE SUPREME's Aneesa Folds Raps On Her Journey With the Tour &  Photo Interview: FREESTYLE LOVE SUPREME's Aneesa Folds Raps On Her Journey With the Tour & the FLS Academy
by Gil Kaan - Jul 2, 2022

The national tour of Freestyle Love Supreme lands at the Pasadena Playhouse July 12, 2022. This theatrical creation of Lin-Manuel Miranda, Thomas Kail and Anthony Veneziale’s received a Special Tony Award in 2020. I had a very delightful phoner with cast member Aneesa Folds.

July 4th Viewing Guide: Lin-Manuel Miranda, MOULIN ROUGE! & More Photo July 4th Viewing Guide: Lin-Manuel Miranda, MOULIN ROUGE! & More
by Michael Major - Jul 1, 2022

BroadwayWorld brings you a guide to this year's Fourth of July television specials, featuring performances by Lin-Manuel Miranda, Joaquina Kalukango, Heath Headley, and Chita Rivera honoring West Side Story! Plus, the casts of Moulin Rouge! the Musical and Freestyle Love Supreme are also slated to perform.

KINKY BOOTS, SATURDAY NIGHT FEVER, NEWSIES & More Lead Los Angeles' July Theater Top  Photo KINKY BOOTS, SATURDAY NIGHT FEVER, NEWSIES & More Lead Los Angeles' July Theater Top 10
by BWW Staff - Jul 1, 2022

Los Angeles is never lacking outstanding theatre, whether epic Broadway shows, engrossing dramas or bold fringe offerings. BroadwayWorld is rounding up our top recommended theatre every month.

Interview: Anthony Veneziale Talks About How The Love of Improv and Hip Hop Became FR Photo Interview: Anthony Veneziale Talks About How The Love of Improv and Hip Hop Became FREESTYLE LOVE SUPREME
by E.H. Reiter - Jun 30, 2022

FREESTYLE LOVE SUPREME creator Anthony Veneziale (who is part of the FLS founding trio which includes Thomas Kail and  Lin-Manuel Miranda) talks about what makes the hip-hop improv show so unique, and why the audience is such an important part of the show where every performance is different every time.  FREESTYLE LOVE SUPREME is playing at The Old Globe Theatre through July 10th.

Joaquina Kalukango, MOULIN ROUGE! & More to Perform on Macy's 4th of July Fireworks S Photo Joaquina Kalukango, MOULIN ROUGE! & More to Perform on Macy's 4th of July Fireworks Special on NBC
by Michael Major - Jun 28, 2022

Lin-Manuel Miranda, James Monroe Iglehart, and more from the cast of Freestyle Love Supreme will unite for a special performance. Broadway‚Äôs ‚ÄúMoulin Rouge! The Musical‚ÄĚ cast members Jacqueline B. Arnold, Jessica Lee Goldyn, Tasia Jungbauer and Jeigh Madjus will also take the stage. Joaquina Kalukango will sing during the fireworks spectacle.

FREESTYLE LOVE SUPREME is Coming to Pasadena Playhouse Photo FREESTYLE LOVE SUPREME is Coming to Pasadena Playhouse
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 15, 2022

The national tour of FREESTYLE LOVE SUPREME will play Pasadena Playhouse July 12-August 7, 2022. The 90-minute show is created nightly with the audience and no two shows are ever the same.

Lin-Manuel to Appear in FREESTYLE LOVE SUPREME in Philadelphia on June 10 Photo Lin-Manuel to Appear in FREESTYLE LOVE SUPREME in Philadelphia on June 10
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 1, 2022

The Kimmel Cultural Campus has announced that¬†FREESTYLE LOVE SUPREME¬†founding member, producer, and Pulitzer Prize, Grammy¬ģ, Emmy¬ģ, and Tony Award¬ģ Winner¬†Lin-Manuel Miranda¬†(Hamilton,¬†In the Heights, Disney‚Äôs¬†Encanto) will join the national tour of¬†FREESTYLE LOVE SUPREME¬†as a special guest at the 8 p.m. performance on June 10, 2022.

Anthony Veneziale Videos

VIDEO: KELLY & RYAN Perform With FREESTYLE LOVE SUPREME VideoVIDEO: KELLY & RYAN Perform With FREESTYLE LOVE SUPREME
by Michael Major - Nov 3, 2021

The cast of Freestyle Love Supreme appeared on LIVE! With Kelly & Ryan this morning to perform a completely improvised song about the show's hosts. After an interview, Ripa and Seacrest joined the cast in a game as they attempted to improvise their own song.

VIDEO: First Look at the Return Broadway Engagement of FREESTYLE LOVE SUPREME VideoVIDEO: First Look at the Return Broadway Engagement of FREESTYLE LOVE SUPREME
by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 18, 2021

Before Hamilton and In The Heights, there was Freestyle Love Supreme, the highly-acclaimed improv sensation conceived by Anthony Veneziale and created by Thomas Kail, Lin Manuel Miranda and Anthony Veneziale.

VIDEO: Hangin' on 45th Street with the Cast of FREESTYLE LOVE SUPREME VideoVIDEO: Hangin' on 45th Street with the Cast of FREESTYLE LOVE SUPREME
by Backstage With Richard Ridge - Sep 24, 2021

Broadway is about to feel the love again- the freestyle love, that is. Starting October 7, Freestyle Love Supreme, the beloved improvised musical comedy extravaganza, returns to its home at the Booth Theatre. And when it resumes performances, the show will officially be a Special Tony Award winner!

VIDEO: See Anthony Veneziale from FREESTYLE LOVE SUPREME on THEATER: ALL THE MOVING P VideoVIDEO: See Anthony Veneziale from FREESTYLE LOVE SUPREME on THEATER: ALL THE MOVING PARTS
by Stage Tube - Nov 23, 2020

The effervescent co-founder of Freestyle Love Supreme Anthony Veneziale discusses how the group with Lin-Manuel Miranda and Tommy Kail became a success, on¬†this episode of ‚ÄúTHEATER: All the Moving Parts‚ÄĚ, now¬†streaming.¬†

BWW Exclusive: FREESTYLE LOVE SUPREME Stars Drop By VIRTUAL CHATS WITH ARIEL & TREVOR VideoBWW Exclusive: FREESTYLE LOVE SUPREME Stars Drop By VIRTUAL CHATS WITH ARIEL & TREVOR on Disney Channel
by Stage Tube - Aug 31, 2020

Ariel, Trevor, and Chandler Kinney drop mics with Aneesa 'Young Nees' Folds and Anthony 'Two Touch' Veneziale from Freestyle Love Supreme.

VIDEO: Anthony Veneziale Hosts American Conservatory Theater's SPRING FORWARD Fundr VideoVIDEO: Anthony Veneziale Hosts American Conservatory Theater's SPRING FORWARD Fundraising Event
by Stage Tube - May 3, 2020

In response to the global COVID-19 pandemic, American Conservatory Theater (A.C.T.) hosted Spring Forward, a one-night-only virtual fundraising event, on Saturday, May 2, 2020.

VIDEO: Utkarsh Ambudkar Recaps the OSCARS with Freestyle Rap VideoVIDEO: Utkarsh Ambudkar Recaps the OSCARS with Freestyle Rap
by Stage Tube - Feb 9, 2020

Utkarsh Ambudkar took to the stage during the Oscars to recap some of the things that had happened throughout the night and performed a freestyle rap!

VIDEO: Get a First Look at WE ARE FREESTYLE LOVE SUPREME Documentary VideoVIDEO: Get a First Look at WE ARE FREESTYLE LOVE SUPREME Documentary
by Stage Tube - Jan 23, 2020

As BroadwayWorld previously announced, Freestyle Love Supreme will be the subject of a new documentary premiering at Sundance, titled We Are Freestyle Love Supreme. Get a first look at the documentary in the new clip!

BWW TV: Hangin' with the Cast of FREESTYLE LOVE SUPREME on Opening Night! VideoBWW TV: Hangin' with the Cast of FREESTYLE LOVE SUPREME on Opening Night!
by TV - Opening Night Special - Oct 3, 2019

The Booth Theatre was the place to be last night, as a new kind of show improved its way to the Broadway stage. A blend of hip-hop, improvisational theater, music, and vocal stylings, Freestyle Love Supreme celebrated its opening night, joined by special guests Daveed Diggs, Wayne Brady, Christopger Jackson, James Monroe Igleheart, and of course, Lin-Manuel Miranda.

VIDEO: Watch FREESTYLE LOVE SUPREME's Anthony Veneziale Improvise a TED Talk! VideoVIDEO: Watch FREESTYLE LOVE SUPREME's Anthony Veneziale Improvise a TED Talk!
by Stage Tube - Sep 10, 2019

Anthony Veneziale, known better as Freestyle Love Supreme's Two-Touch, just took improv to a whole new level. Watch Below as the Broadway-bound performer presents his very own, fully improvised TED talk!


Anthony Veneziale Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Anthony Veneziale been in?
Anthony Veneziale has appeared on Broadway in 2 shows.

How many West End shows has Anthony Veneziale been in?
Anthony Veneziale has not appeared in the West End