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Maria Rizzo

 
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Bio:
Maria Rizzo is an actor. She has performed in shows at Arena Stage, Keegan Theatre and Signature Theatre. (read complete bio)

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Stage Credits

  [Arlington, VA (Regional)]
Regional Revival Production, 2017
Tess
  [Washington, DC (Regional)]
Signature Theatre Production, 2015
Anybodys

Maria Rizzo Biography

Maria Rizzo is an actor. She has performed in shows at Arena Stage, Keegan Theatre and Signature Theatre.

Maria Rizzo Awards and Nominations

 
Helen Hayes Awards - 2014 - Outstanding Lead Actress, Resident Musical
Maria RizzoCabaret
 
Helen Hayes Awards - 2014 - Outstanding Supporting Actress, Resident Musical
Maria RizzoGypsy

Maria Rizzo News

Video: First Look at INTO THE WOODS at Signature Theatre Photo Video: First Look at INTO THE WOODS at Signature Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 16, 2022

Get a first look at footage from Signature Theatre's Into the Woods! The production is directed and choreographed by Signature Theatre Artistic Director Matthew Gardiner and is the first of three Sondheim productions featured in Signature's 2022/23 season.

Photo Exclusive: First Look at INTO THE WOODS at Signature Theatre Photo Photo Exclusive: First Look at INTO THE WOODS at Signature Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 16, 2022

Get a first look at Signature Theatre's Into the Woods! The production is directed and choreographed by Signature Theatre Artistic Director Matthew Gardiner and is the first of three Sondheim productions featured in Signature's 2022/23 season.

VIDEO: Nova Y. Payton Sings 'Last Midnight' From INTO THE WOODS at Signature Theatre Photo VIDEO: Nova Y. Payton Sings 'Last Midnight' From INTO THE WOODS at Signature Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Nov 15, 2022

Signature Theatre's Into the Woods is now playing through January 29, 2023. Get a first look at Nova Y. Payton and The Signature Orchestra performing 'Last Midnight' in the video here!

VIDEO: Cast of Signature Theatre's INTO THE WOODS Rehearses Title Song Photo VIDEO: Cast of Signature Theatre's INTO THE WOODS Rehearses Title Song
by Stage Tube - Oct 26, 2022

Get a first look at the company of Signature Theatre's Into the Woods performing the title song from the show in rehearsal. The production will be directed and choreographed by Signature Theatre Artistic Director Matthew Gardiner and will be the first of three Sondheim productions featured in Signature's 2022/23 season.

Cast & Creative Team Announced for INTO THE WOODS at Signature Theatre Photo Cast & Creative Team Announced for INTO THE WOODS at Signature Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 11, 2022

Signature Theatre has announced the cast and creative team for the musical Into the Woods with music & lyrics by Stephen Sondheim and book by James Lapine. Performances run November 8, 2022 – January 29, 2023 in Signature’s MAX Theatre.

VIDEO: First Look at Ali Ewoldt, Deven Kolluri & More in SHE LOVES ME Photo VIDEO: First Look at Ali Ewoldt, Deven Kolluri & More in SHE LOVES ME
by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 15, 2022

The production, directed by Signature's Artistic Director Matthew Gardiner (RENT, A Chorus Line) features Ali Ewoldt (Broadway's Les Misérables, Phantom of the Opera) as Amalia Balash, and Deven Kolluri (Geva Theatre's A Christmas Carol, Bay Street Theater's Camelot) as Georg Nowack.

BWW Review: SHE LOVES ME at Signature Theatre Photo BWW Review: SHE LOVES ME at Signature Theatre
by David Friscic - Mar 10, 2022

A creamy confection drenched with a masterful book by Joe Masteroff, the classic rom com of musicals She Loves Me moves with amorous and sparkling abandon at the acclaimed Signature Theatre. A large ensemble cast delivers the goods in this superb intermingling of old-world charm and contemporary relevance. The race for romance is on and this production feels like a breezy interlude from the cares of the world thanks to the meticulous synchronization of every element of this classic musical. Under the Direction of Matthew Gardiner, professional polish and pizazz permeates every facet of this production.

Exclusive: Ali Ewoldt Sings 'Vanilla Ice Cream' From Signature's SHE LOVES ME Photo Exclusive: Ali Ewoldt Sings 'Vanilla Ice Cream' From Signature's SHE LOVES ME
by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 9, 2022

BroadwayWorld has a first look at Signature Theatre's production of She Loves Me by Joe Masteroff (book), Jerry Bock (music), and Sheldon Harnick(lyrics), based on a play by Miklos Laszlo.

VIDEO: Inside Rehearsal For SHE LOVES ME, Starring Ali Ewoldt at Signature Theatre Photo VIDEO: Inside Rehearsal For SHE LOVES ME, Starring Ali Ewoldt at Signature Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Mar 3, 2022

All new rehearsal footage has been released for Signature Theatre's production of She Loves Me by Joe Masteroff (book), Jerry Bock (music), and Sheldon Harnick(lyrics), based on a play by Miklos Laszlo.

Ali Ewoldt To Lead Signature Theatre's SHE LOVES ME Photo Ali Ewoldt To Lead Signature Theatre's SHE LOVES ME
by BWW Staff - Feb 1, 2022

The production, directed by Signature’s Artistic Director Matthew Gardiner (RENT, A Chorus Line) will feature Ali Ewoldt (Broadway’s Les Misérables, Phantom of the Opera) as Amalia Balash, and Deven Kolluri (Geva Theatre’s A Christmas Carol, Bay Street Theater’s Camelot) as Georg Nowack.

Maria Rizzo Videos

VIDEO: Nova Y. Payton Sings 'Last Midnight' From INTO THE WOODS at Signature Theatre Videoplay
VIDEO: Nova Y. Payton Sings 'Last Midnight' From INTO THE WOODS at Signature Theatre

by Stephi Wild - Nov 15, 2022

Signature Theatre's Into the Woods is now playing through January 29, 2023. Get a first look at Nova Y. Payton and The Signature Orchestra performing 'Last Midnight' in the video here!

VIDEO: Cast of Signature Theatre's INTO THE WOODS Rehearses Title Song Videoplay
VIDEO: Cast of Signature Theatre's INTO THE WOODS Rehearses Title Song

by Stage Tube - Oct 26, 2022

Get a first look at the company of Signature Theatre's Into the Woods performing the title song from the show in rehearsal. The production will be directed and choreographed by Signature Theatre Artistic Director Matthew Gardiner and will be the first of three Sondheim productions featured in Signature's 2022/23 season.

VIDEO: First Look at Ali Ewoldt, Deven Kolluri & More in SHE LOVES ME Videoplay
VIDEO: First Look at Ali Ewoldt, Deven Kolluri & More in SHE LOVES ME

by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 15, 2022

The production, directed by Signature's Artistic Director Matthew Gardiner (RENT, A Chorus Line) features Ali Ewoldt (Broadway's Les Misérables, Phantom of the Opera) as Amalia Balash, and Deven Kolluri (Geva Theatre's A Christmas Carol, Bay Street Theater's Camelot) as Georg Nowack.

Exclusive: Ali Ewoldt Sings 'Vanilla Ice Cream' From Signature's SHE LOVES ME Videoplay
Exclusive: Ali Ewoldt Sings 'Vanilla Ice Cream' From Signature's SHE LOVES ME

by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 9, 2022

BroadwayWorld has a first look at Signature Theatre's production of She Loves Me by Joe Masteroff (book), Jerry Bock (music), and Sheldon Harnick(lyrics), based on a play by Miklos Laszlo.

VIDEO: Inside Rehearsal For SHE LOVES ME, Starring Ali Ewoldt at Signature Theatre Videoplay
VIDEO: Inside Rehearsal For SHE LOVES ME, Starring Ali Ewoldt at Signature Theatre

by Stephi Wild - Mar 3, 2022

All new rehearsal footage has been released for Signature Theatre's production of She Loves Me by Joe Masteroff (book), Jerry Bock (music), and Sheldon Harnick(lyrics), based on a play by Miklos Laszlo.

VIDEO: Maria Rizzo, Tracy Lynn Olivera, Nova Y. Payton, and More Perform in Signature Videoplay
VIDEO: Maria Rizzo, Tracy Lynn Olivera, Nova Y. Payton, and More Perform in Signature Theatre's Holiday SIGNATURE SHOW

by Stage Tube - Dec 19, 2020

Signature Theatre recently hosted a special holiday edition of The Signature Show. Get in the holiday spirit with Maria Rizzo, Tracy Lynn Olivera, Nova Y. Payton, and more talented performers on The Signature Show this week!

VIDEO: Bobby Smith, Maria Rizzo, Tracy Lynn Olivera, and Nova Y. Payton Chat on SIGNA Videoplay
VIDEO: Bobby Smith, Maria Rizzo, Tracy Lynn Olivera, and Nova Y. Payton Chat on SIGNATURE STRONG LIVE!

by Stage Tube - May 13, 2020

Signature Theatre has released the 7th episode in its Signature Strong Live! series.

VIDEO: Signature Theatre Favorites Maria Rizzo, Bobby Smith, Nova Y. Payton and Tracy Videoplay
VIDEO: Signature Theatre Favorites Maria Rizzo, Bobby Smith, Nova Y. Payton and Tracy Lynn Olivera Chat For SIGNATURE STRONG LIVE!

by Stage Tube - Apr 1, 2020

Signature Theatre has launched Signature Strong Live!, bringing live conversations to YouTube.

PHOTOS/VIDEO: Get a First Look at Signature Theatre's A CHORUS LINE Videoplay
PHOTOS/VIDEO: Get a First Look at Signature Theatre's A CHORUS LINE

by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 7, 2019

BroadwayWorld has your first look at Signature Theatre's A Chorus Line! Check out the photos and video!

VIDEO: Go Inside Rehearsals For Signature Theatre's A CHORUS LINE Videoplay
VIDEO: Go Inside Rehearsals For Signature Theatre's A CHORUS LINE

by Alan Henry - Oct 18, 2019

BroadwayWorld has a first look at Signature Theatre's rehearsals for A Chorus Line with music by Marvin Hamlisch, lyrics by Edward Kleban and book by James Kirkwood Jr. & Nicholas Dante. A Chorus Line will run from October 29, 2019 - January 5, 2020 in Signature Theatre's intimate MAX Theatre and will be directed by Signature Theatre Associate Artistic Director Matthew Gardiner (Signature's Passion, Billy Elliot) and choreographed by Tony Award nominee Denis Jones (Broadway's Tootsie, Signature's Crazy for You).


Maria Rizzo Frequently Asked Questions

What awards has Maria Rizzo been nominated for?
Outstanding Lead Actress, Resident Musical (Helen Hayes Awards) for Cabaret and Outstanding Supporting Actress, Resident Musical (Helen Hayes Awards) for Gypsy .