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Olivia Rose Barresi

 
Bio:
Olivia Rose Barresi is an actor, singer and theatre artist originally from the Tri-State area. She earned her B.F.A. in Theatre Arts at Boston University’s C.F.A. School of Theatre, concentrating in acting and dramaturgy. After a one-year span in New York City working off and off-off-Broadway with ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Olivia Rose Barresi is an actor, singer and theatre artist originally from the Tri-State area. She earned her B.F.A. in Theatre Arts at Boston University’s C.F.A. School of Theatre, concentrating in acting and dramaturgy. After a one-year span in New York City working off and off-off-Broadway with ... (read complete bio)
 

 

Olivia Rose Barresi Biography

Olivia Rose Barresi is an actor, singer and theatre artist originally from the Tri-State area. She earned her B.F.A. in Theatre Arts at Boston University’s C.F.A. School of Theatre, concentrating in acting and dramaturgy. After a one-year span in New York City working off and off-off-Broadway with various theater makers and companies, she returned to school to earn her MA in Acting at the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art (LAMDA). She is both a U.S. and E.U. citizen (her paternal grandparents hailing from Sicily).

She's performed with a wide variety of people and companies, in New York City and regionally, since returning to the States. She is a member of the Renovationists, a theatre collective based in NYC helmed by playwright Corbin Went and director Emma Went. She's recently been a part of Renovationist projects Three Seconds at the Barn Arts Collective, and Boxcar at the Tank Theater. In addition, she most recently appeared as Rosalind in the Scranton Shakespeare Festival production of As You Like It. Other favorite recent roles include Rose Spencer in The New Sincerity (New Wave Theater Collective NYC), "Olivia" in The Same Shirt Show at Dixon Place, and Benedick in Much Ado About Nothing at the Brick.




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Cast Announced For Playhouse On Park's INTO THE WOODS At The Connecticut Shakespeare  Photo Cast Announced For Playhouse On Park's INTO THE WOODS At The Connecticut Shakespeare Festival
by Stephi Wild - Jul 13, 2021

The production runs July 28 - August 22. Learn more about the show and how to purchase tickets here!

Cast Announced For The Connecticut Shakespeare Festival's A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM Photo Cast Announced For The Connecticut Shakespeare Festival's A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 25, 2021

A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM by William Shakespeare, directed by Emma Rosa Went, is the first production of the inaugural season of the Connecticut Shakespeare Festival. The theme of this season is “Shakespeare and Sondheim.” There will be

Virtual Theatre Today: Friday, May 7- Meet the Next On Stage Top 30, and More! Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Friday, May 7- Meet the Next On Stage Top 30, and More!
by Nicole Rosky - May 7, 2021

Today (May 7) in live streaming: Next on Stage is back to introduce the College Top 30, an Anastasia reunion on Stars in the House, and more!

Virtual Theatre Today: Thursday, May 6- Meet the Next On Stage Top 30, Jeremy Jordan, Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Thursday, May 6- Meet the Next On Stage Top 30, Jeremy Jordan, and More!
by Nicole Rosky - May 6, 2021

Today (May 6) in live streaming: Next on Stage is back to introduce the high school Top 30, Jeremy Jordan in concert, The Secret Garden revival workshop, and more!

Virtual Theatre Today: Friday, April 30- with Betty Buckley, Donna Murphy, and More! Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Friday, April 30- with Betty Buckley, Donna Murphy, and More!
by Nicole Rosky - Apr 30, 2021

Today (April 30) in live streaming: Broadway Rocks the Who!, Stars in the House reunites The Mystery of Edwin Drood, and more!

Virtual Theatre Today: Thursday, April 29- with Eric McCormack, Mary-Louise Parker, a Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Thursday, April 29- with Eric McCormack, Mary-Louise Parker, and More!
by Nicole Rosky - Apr 29, 2021

Today (April 29) in live streaming: Spotlight on Plays spotlights The Baltimore Waltz, Stars in the House tribute Rebecca Luker, and more!

Virtual Theatre Today: Friday, April 23- with Lesli Margherita and More! Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Friday, April 23- with Lesli Margherita and More!
by Nicole Rosky - Apr 23, 2021

Today (April 23) in live streaming: Lesli Margherita chats on Clubhouse, Romeo & Juliet premieres on PBS Great Performances, and more!

Virtual Theatre Today: Thursday, April 22- with Lucie Jones, an ER Reunion, and More! Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Thursday, April 22- with Lucie Jones, an ER Reunion, and More!
by Nicole Rosky - Apr 22, 2021

Today (April 22) in live streaming: Lucie Jones visits Backstage Live, an ER reunion on Stars in the House, and more!

Virtual Theatre Today: Friday, April 16- with Ana Villafañe, Michael Cerveris, and M Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Friday, April 16- with Ana Villafañe, Michael Cerveris, and More!
by Nicole Rosky - Apr 16, 2021

Today (April 16) in live streaming: an Assassins reunion, Ana Villafañe in concert, and more!

Virtual Theatre Today: Thursday, April 15- with Stephanie J. Block, Sebastian Arcelus Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Thursday, April 15- with Stephanie J. Block, Sebastian Arcelus, Derek Klena, and More!
by Nicole Rosky - Apr 15, 2021

Today (April 15) in live streaming: Stephanie J. Block and Sebastian Arcelus visit Backstage Live, Derek Klena chats on Clubhouse, and more!