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Marc Acito

 

Stage Credits

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[Off-Broadway, 2017]
Director

Writing

Bookwriter
Bookwriter & Lyricist
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Fern Siegel, Larry Yurman, Richard Winkler, Denis Jones, Marc Acito, David Libby, Tin Photo

Fern Siegel, Larry Yurman, Richard Winkler, Denis Jones, Marc Acito, David Libby, Tina Marie Casamento

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Date:
08/20/2019
Evans Haile, David Hancock Turner, Marc Acito, James Morgan Photo

Evans Haile, David Hancock Turner, Marc Acito, James Morgan

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Date:
02/11/2019
David Hancock Turner, 
Madison Claire Parks, Nicolas Dromard, Michelle Liu Coughlin,  Photo

David Hancock Turner, Madison Claire Parks, Nicolas Dromard, Michelle Liu Coughlin, Jesse Manocherian, Ian Lowe, Will Reynolds, Alyse Alan Lewis, Jonathan Christopher, Brittany Santos, Kent M. Lewis, Judith Ingber, Marc Acito

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Date:
02/06/2019
David Hancock Turner, Marc Acito  Photo

David Hancock Turner, Marc Acito

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02/06/2019
Evans Haile, 
David Hancock Turner, Marc Acito, 
James Morgan Photo

Evans Haile, David Hancock Turner, Marc Acito, James Morgan

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Date:
02/06/2019

 

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Marc Acito News

Photos: First look at Evolution Theatre Co's BIRDS OF A FEATHER Photo Photos: First look at Evolution Theatre Co's BIRDS OF A FEATHER
by Jerri Shafer - Jun 23, 2022

Celebrate PRIDE 2022 with Evolution Theatre - Central Ohio's LGBTQIA Theatre Company as they present the area premiere of Birds of a Feather by Marc Acito. On the surface, it's about two male penguins who partnered, adopted an egg, hatched and raised a chick together. But in reality, it's about so much more!

Sergio Trujillo, James Lapine, Kathleen Marshall & More to Take Part in TDF's 2022 We Photo Sergio Trujillo, James Lapine, Kathleen Marshall & More to Take Part in TDF's 2022 Wendy Wasserstein Project Ceremony
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 19, 2022

On Monday, June 6 at 5 p.m., TDF will host its annual Wendy Wasserstein Project ceremony at The Gerald W. Lynch Theater at John Jay College (524 West 59th Street).

Industry Leaders To Discuss Breaking Through The Ageist Class Ceiling Gold Standard A Photo Industry Leaders To Discuss Breaking Through The Ageist Class Ceiling Gold Standard Arts Festival
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 25, 2022

On Sunday May 1st of the Gold Standard Arts Festival, a week-long celebration of emerging and established artists over 50, will host a panel called: Can't Spell Gold W/out Old: How to Succeed, with stories targeted to an older demographic.

Gold Standard Arts Festival Announces PLAY FEST! Cast Photo Gold Standard Arts Festival Announces PLAY FEST! Cast
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 21, 2022

Gold Standard Arts Festival has announced the cast for PLAY FEST which consists of eleven ten-minute plays by New York City writers.

Inaugural Gold Standard Arts Festival Announced Photo Inaugural Gold Standard Arts Festival Announced
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 7, 2022

The inaugural Gold Standard Arts Festival celebrating emerging and established artists 50+, is the week of April 24 - May 1.

The Inaugural Gold Standard Arts Festival Announces PLAY FEST! Lineup Photo The Inaugural Gold Standard Arts Festival Announces PLAY FEST! Lineup
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 28, 2022

Gold Standard Arts Festival has announced the lineup for their PLAY FEST which consists of eleven ten-minute plays. The lineup includes works by Academy Award-winners, OBIE winners, Tony nominated writers and TV, Film and Broadway veterans. The one-of-a-kind festival celebrates film, theatre, cabaret, and comedy artists who are 50+.

ALLEGIANCE Announced At Palo Alto Players, April 22- May 8 Photo ALLEGIANCE Announced At Palo Alto Players, April 22- May 8
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 23, 2022

Palo Alto Players continues its 91st season with the Peninsula premiere of' ALLEGIANCE. This powerful Broadway musical, inspired by the true-life experiences of TV/film actor and social media icon George Takei (Mr. Sulu on Star Trek), tells the story of one family's extraordinary journey during the Japanese American internment of World War II. The company has assembled an all-star cast of 20 local Bay Area artists under the direction of Vinh G. Nguyen to bring the story of ALLEGIANCE to the stage.

Pandora Productions Opens 2021-22 Season With BIRDS OF A FEATHER By Marc Acito Photo Pandora Productions Opens 2021-22 Season With BIRDS OF A FEATHER By Marc Acito
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 19, 2021

Pandora Productions, Louisville's only theatre company dedicated and most trusted to tell the stories of the LGBTQ+ community, proudly announces the opening of their 2021-2022 Season with a production of Marc Acito's BIRDS OF A FEATHER.

SOUND OF THE SILK ROAD to Premiere at Xi'an China's Shaanxi Grand Theater This Month Photo SOUND OF THE SILK ROAD to Premiere at Xi'an China's Shaanxi Grand Theater This Month
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 19, 2021

Nederlander Worldwide Entertainment partners with Shaanxi Tourism Group'sLegend Performances to present Sound of the Silk Road. The original Mandarin-language musical, helmed by award-winning Broadway director Gabriel Barre (Amazing Grace, The Wild Party), features a book by Marc Acito, music by Peter Kam and lyrics by Liang Man. 

Pandora Productions Announces Open Call for 2021-2022 In Person Season Photo Pandora Productions Announces Open Call for 2021-2022 In Person Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 1, 2021

Pandora Productions has announced auditions for the 2021-2022 In Person Season to be held on Tuesday, July 13 by appointment. This open audition is for actors, singers and dancers who’ve never worked with Pandora Productions before.

Marc Acito Videos

BWW TV: Lorna Luft Unites with CHASING RAINBOWS Cast to Sing for Save the Children VideoBWW TV: Lorna Luft Unites with CHASING RAINBOWS Cast to Sing for Save the Children
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 30, 2020

The Paper Mill Playhouse cast of Chasing Rainbows: The Road to Oz, which ran last fall, recently recorded a version of a?oeOver the Rainbowa?? to benefit Save the Children during the COVID pandemic.

VIDEO: Get A First Look At Paper Mill's CHASING RAINBOWS VideoVIDEO: Get A First Look At Paper Mill's CHASING RAINBOWS
by Alan Henry - Oct 3, 2019

Don your ruby slippers and grab Toto as you take a peek inside Paper Mill Playhouse's New Jersey premiere of Chasing Rainbows: The Road to Oz, featuring a book by Marc Acito, musical adaptation & additional music by David Libby and conceived by and additional lyrics by Tina Marie Casamento.

VIDEO: Get a First Look at Footage From CHASING RAINBOWS: THE ROAD TO OZ at Paper Mil VideoVIDEO: Get a First Look at Footage From CHASING RAINBOWS: THE ROAD TO OZ at Paper Mill Playhouse
by Stage Tube - Sep 28, 2019

Performances are underway for Chasing Rainbows: The Road to Oz at Paper Mill Playhouse! News12 New Jersey recently gave us a first look at footage from the production! Additionally, they sat down with some of the cast and creatives to talk about the show.

BWW TV: The Cast Of CHASING RAINBOWS: THE ROAD TO OZ Meets The Press! VideoBWW TV: The Cast Of CHASING RAINBOWS: THE ROAD TO OZ Meets The Press!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 13, 2019

The company just met the press and BWW correspondent Richard Ridge is taking you inside the big day below!

Exclusive: See Highlights of George Takei in ALLEGIANCE in Los Angeles VideoExclusive: See Highlights of George Takei in ALLEGIANCE in Los Angeles
by BroadwayWorld TV - Feb 27, 2018

BroadwayWorld has an exclusive first look at East West Players (EWP) and the Japanese American Cultural & Community Center (JACCC) production of ALLEGIANCE in Los Angeles, starring George Takei. Check out the video below!

STAGE TUBE: ALLEGIANCE's Lea Salonga, George Takei, Telly Leung, and Katie Rose Clarke Perform at Barnes and Noble
by Stage Tube - Feb 6, 2016

The original cast album of the new musical Allegiance, with music & lyrics by Jay Kuo, was recorded at MSR Studios last month. The show's stars gathered at Barnes & Noble today to celebrate the recording, and BroadwayWorld brings you performance footage from the event!

STAGE TUBE: ALLEGIANCE Opens in Final Episode of TREK TO BROADWAY
by Stage Tube - Dec 4, 2015

On the final episode of Trek to Broadway, join the company of Allegiance for all the excitement of Opening Night on Broadway. Go backstage as the cast tries to stay calm and prepare for their official debut while the fervor of celebrities and special guests arriving on the red carpet outside the Longacre Theatre. For many of those involved, opening night is a huge milestone. As their seven-year journey to the Broadway stage culminates in this night, tune in to see what happens when their dreams become a reality. 

STAGE TUBE: Watch Highlights from CHASING RAINBOWS: THE ROAD TO OZ at Flat Rock Playhouse
by Stage Tube - Dec 1, 2015

Flat Rock Playhouse's presentation of CHASING RAINBOWS: THE ROAD TO OZ world premiere chronicles the life of a young Judy Garland. This exciting new musical explores her extraordinary journey from vaudeville to Hollywood to stardom which culminated in one of the most popular films of all time, THE WIZARD OF OZ. The production runs now through December 19, 2015 at Flat Rock Playhouse, the State Theatre of North Carolina, nestled in the heart of the Blue Ridge Mountains. Click below to watch highlights from the show!

BWW TV: Wayne Brady, Victoria Clark & More Arrive on the ALLEGIANCE Red Carpet!
by TV - Red Carpets - Nov 9, 2015

BroadwayWorld was on the star-studded red carpet before the curtain went up, and we checked in with Wayne Brady, Victoria Clark, Lin-Manuel Miranda and more!

BWW TV: It's Their Time Now- Watch Highlights from ALLEGIANCE on Broadway!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 5, 2015

Performances of the new American musical Allegiance began at the Longacre Theatre (220 West 48th Street) on Tuesday, October 6, 2015 with an official Opening Night set for Sunday, November 8, 2015. Allegiance stars Tony and Olivier Award winner Lea Salonga (Miss Saigon, Les Miserables) in her long-awaited return to Broadway joined by 'Star Trek' icon George Takei in his Broadway debut at age 78, and Broadway and 'Glee' starTelly Leung. Allegiance is the vibrant and unforgettable story of one family's resilience in the face of seemingly-insurmountable odds, inspired by Takei's real-life experience as a Japanese American during World War II.


Marc Acito Frequently Asked Questions

How many shows has Marc Acito written?
Marc Acito has written 3 shows including Allegiance (Bookwriter), Bastard Jones (Bookwriter & Lyricist), Chasing Rainbows: The Road to Oz (Bookwriter).