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MaryJoanna Grisso

 
Bio:
MaryJoanna Grisso is a New York City based actor and singer. Broadway National Tour Maria- WEST SIDE STORY Signature Theatre, VA Maria- WEST SIDE STORY Pearl Theare, NYC Fired Girl- PROPAGANDA THE MUSICAL Palace Theatre, NH Cosette- LES MISERABLES American Pops Orchestra ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
MaryJoanna Grisso is a New York City based actor and singer. Broadway National Tour Maria- WEST SIDE STORY Signature Theatre, VA Maria- WEST SIDE STORY Pearl Theare, NYC Fired Girl- PROPAGANDA THE MUSICAL Palace Theatre, NH Cosette- LES MISERABLES American Pops Orchestra ... (read complete bio)

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Stage Credits

  [Off-Broadway]
York Theatre Company Off-Broadway Revival, 2019
Gia Campbell
Hostess

MaryJoanna Grisso Biography

MaryJoanna Grisso is a New York City based actor and singer.
Broadway National Tour
Maria- WEST SIDE STORY
Signature Theatre, VA
Maria- WEST SIDE STORY
Pearl Theare, NYC
Fired Girl- PROPAGANDA THE MUSICAL
Palace Theatre, NH
Cosette- LES MISERABLES
American Pops Orchestra
Cinderella- CINDERELLA: A MAGICAL MUSOCAL TALE
Other notable theatres:
Oklahoma Lyric
Pennsylvania Shalespeare Festival





MaryJoanna Grisso News

BWW Review: Andréa Burns Says Buona Sera To The York's CARMELINA Photo BWW Review: Andréa Burns Says Buona Sera To The York's CARMELINA
by Michael Dale - Feb 1, 2019

With a proliferation of pimps, drug dealers and muggers saturating Times Square, business on Broadway was struggling during much of the 1970s, with theatres frequently left empty for long stretches and shows that didn't receive enthusiastic praise from the critics usually shutting down quickly.

The York Theatre Company Presents a Return Off-Broadway Engagement of ENTER LAUGHING Photo The York Theatre Company Presents a Return Off-Broadway Engagement of ENTER LAUGHING
by Stephi Wild - Jan 30, 2019

The York Theatre Company (James Morgan, Producing Artistic Director; Evans Haile, Executive Director), dedicated to the development of new musicals and rediscovery of musical gems from the past, will present a return engagement of the hit Off-Broadway musical, Enter Laughing: The Musical with book by Joseph Stein, music and lyrics by Stan Daniels, based on the play Enter Laughing by Joseph Stein from the novel by Carl Reiner, produced in association with Riki Kane Larimer and Alene Daniels. Enter Laughing: The Musical returns to kick off The York's year-long 50th Anniversary Celebration at The York Theatre Company at Saint Peter's (entrance on East 54th Street, just east of Lexington Avenue).

Photo Coverage: CARMELINA Celebrates Opening Night at The York Theatre Photo Photo Coverage: CARMELINA Celebrates Opening Night at The York Theatre
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - Jan 28, 2019

Opening the 2019 winter series is Carmelina, with music by Burton Lane, lyrics by Alan Jay Lerner, additional lyrics by Barry Harman, and book by Joseph Stein and Alan Jay Lerner. Performances began Saturday afternoon, January 26, 2019 and continue for 11 performances only through February 3, 2019. The show officially opened last night and BroadwayWorld was there. Check out the photos below!

Photo Flash: First Look at CARMELINA at York Theatre Company Photo Photo Flash: First Look at CARMELINA at York Theatre Company
by Stephi Wild - Jan 27, 2019

Celebrating the centennial of Alan Jay Lerner! The York Theatre Company (James Morgan, Producing Artistic Director; Evans Haile, Executive Director), dedicated to the development of new musicals and rediscovery of musical gems from the past, enters the new year with the 25th Anniversary of its acclaimed Musicals in Mufti series celebrating the work of the legendary librettist and lyricist Alan Jay Lerner,

Photo Flash: Meet the Cast of CARMELINA Photo Photo Flash: Meet the Cast of CARMELINA
by Julie Musbach - Jan 24, 2019

Celebrating the centennial of Alan Jay Lerner! The York Theatre Company enters the new year with the 25th Anniversary of its acclaimed Musicals in Mufti series celebrating the work of the legendary librettist and lyricist Alan Jay Lerner,

Andréa Burns to Lead the York's CARMELINA; Full Cast Photo Andréa Burns to Lead the York's CARMELINA; Full Cast
by Julie Musbach - Jan 17, 2019

Celebrating the centennial of Alan Jay Lerner! The York Theatre Company enters the new year with the 25th Anniversary of its acclaimed Musicals in Mufti series celebrating the work of the legendary librettist and lyricist Alan Jay Lerner, whose hundredth birthday was August 31, 2018. The series honors one of the creators behind such classics as Brigadoon, Camelot, Love Life, and My Fair Lady.

ONCE ON THIS ISLAND Sings Ahrens & Flaherty, Vonda Shepard & More Next Week at 54 Bel Photo ONCE ON THIS ISLAND Sings Ahrens & Flaherty, Vonda Shepard & More Next Week at 54 Below
by Julie Musbach - Jul 13, 2018

Next week, FEINSTEIN'S/54 BELOW, Broadway's Supper Club & Private Event Destination, presents some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz, and beyond.

BROADWAY CELEBRATES NEW MUSICAL THEATRE at 54 Below Photo BROADWAY CELEBRATES NEW MUSICAL THEATRE at 54 Below
by Julie Musbach - Jul 12, 2018

FEINSTEIN'S/54 BELOW, Broadway's Supper Club, presents 'Broadway Celebrates New Musical Theatre' on Friday, July 20, 2018, at 11:30 pm. The show features Aaron Alcaraz, Nicholas Barasch, Alana Cauthen, Grace Choi, Karl Josef Co, CJ Eldred, MaryJoanna Grisso, Cory Jeacoma, Noah Plomgren, and Brynn Williams. 'Broadway Celebrates New Musical Theatre' will bring to light the importance of new musical theatre writing and provide a platform for hopeful writers to work with a group of professionals to showcase their work in front of a larger audience.

Joaquina Kalukango, Ryan Vona, Jim Brochu and More Set for NYC Reading of PROPAGANDA! Photo Joaquina Kalukango, Ryan Vona, Jim Brochu and More Set for NYC Reading of PROPAGANDA! THE MUSICAL
by BWW News Desk - Nov 7, 2017

A private industry reading of the new musical Propaganda! The Musical will be presented today, November 7th, at 1pm at Nola Studios.

Joaquina Kalukango, Ryan Vona, Jim Brochu and More Set for NYC Reading of PROPAGANDA! Photo Joaquina Kalukango, Ryan Vona, Jim Brochu and More Set for NYC Reading of PROPAGANDA! THE MUSICAL
by BWW News Desk - Nov 3, 2017

A private industry reading of the new musical Propaganda! The Musical will be presented on Tuesday, November 7th at 1pm at Nola Studios.

MaryJoanna Grisso Videos

STAGE TUBE: Watch Highlights from Signature's WEST SIDE STORY, Starring Grisso, Colby, Diaz & More!
by Stage Tube - Dec 16, 2015

Signature Theatre presents WEST SIDE STORY, directed by Signature Associate Artistic Director Matthew Gardiner (Signature's Sunday in the Park with George, Cabaret). The musical, a collaboration of music, dance and theater giants Leonard Bernstein, Stephen Sondheim, Jerome Robbins and Arthur Laurents, is considered by some to be one of the greatest musicals of all time. WEST SIDE STORY runs now through January 24 in Signature Theatre's intimate MAX Theatre. Click below to watch highlights from the show!

STAGE TUBE: Play It Cool With Signature's WEST SIDE STORY Orchestra
by Stage Tube - Dec 4, 2015

Just in time for the holidays Signature Theatre wil bring a classic to the stage. WEST SIDE STORY, considered by some to be one of the greatest musicals of all time, opens at the MAX Theatre next week (December 8) and the company is making finishing touches to the iconic musical. With just days until the curtain goes up, go behind the scenes with the WEST SIDE STORY orchestra as they play an excerpt from 'Cool.'

STAGE TUBE: Austin Colby Performs 'Maria' from WEST SIDE STORY, Coming to D.C.'s Signature Theatre
by Stage Tube - Nov 23, 2015

Signature Theatre presents WEST SIDE STORY, directed by Signature Associate Artistic DirectorMatthew Gardiner(Signature's Sunday in the Park with George, Cabaret). The musical, a collaboration of music, dance and theater giants Leonard Bernstein, Stephen Sondheim, Jerome Robbins and Arthur Laurents, is considered by some to be one of the greatest musicals of all time. WEST SIDE STORY will run from December 8 - January 24 in Signature Theatre's intimate MAX Theatre, starring Austin Colby as Tony. Click below to watch Colby perform 'Maria' from the show!

STAGE TUBE: Behind the Scenes with Natascia Diaz and More for Signature's WEST SIDE STORY
by Stage Tube - Nov 23, 2015

Signature Theatre presents WEST SIDE STORY, directed by Signature Associate Artistic DirectorMatthew Gardiner (Signature's Sunday in the Park with George, Cabaret). The musical, a collaboration of music, dance and theater giants Leonard Bernstein, Stephen Sondheim, Jerome Robbins and Arthur Laurents, is considered by some to be one of the greatest musicals of all time. WEST SIDE STORY will run from December 8 - January 24 in Signature Theatre's intimate MAX Theatre, starring Natascia Diaz, Austin Colby, MaryJoanna Grisso, Max Clayton and Sean Ewing. Click below for a behind-the-scenes look at rehearsal with the company!