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Rocco Sisto

 
Date Of Birth:
February 18, 1953 (69)
Birth Place:
Bari, ITALY
Bio:
Broadway: Amadeus, A Month in the Country, To Be Or Not to Be. Recent Off-Broadway: Measure for Measure, Treasure Island, Iphegenia 2.0, Quills (Obie Award, Drama Desk nomination), The Winter's Tale (Obie Award). Film: Donnie Brasco, Frequency, Eraser, Carlito's Way, The American Astronaut. ... (read complete bio)
 
Date of Birth: February 18, 1953 (69)

Birth Place: Bari, ITALY

Bio:
Broadway: Amadeus, A Month in the Country, To Be Or Not to Be. Recent Off-Broadway: Measure for Measure, Treasure Island, Iphegenia 2.0, Quills (Obie Award, Drama Desk nomination), The Winter's Tale (Obie Award). Film: Donnie Brasco, Frequency, Eraser, Carlito's Way, The American Astronaut. ... (read complete bio)

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Stage Credits

  [Immersive]
Off-Broadway Immersive Premiere, 2019
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
Off-Broadway Premiere, 2017
Performer
  [Regional (US)]
Barrington Stage Company Production, 2017
Tierney
  [Off-Broadway]
Off-Broadway Premiere at Playwrights Horizons, 2017
Steele MacKaye
  [Broadway]
Lincoln Center Theatre Broadway Revival, 2015
Captain Orton [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2011
Leonard (Standby)
  [Broadway]
Manhattan Theatre Club Production, 2008
Performer
Silewski
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1999
Antonio Salieri (Standby)
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1995
Schaaf

Rocco Sisto Biography

Broadway: Amadeus, A Month in the Country, To Be Or Not to Be. Recent Off-Broadway: Measure for Measure, Treasure Island, Iphegenia 2.0, Quills (Obie Award, Drama Desk nomination), The Winter's Tale (Obie Award). Film: Donnie Brasco, Frequency, Eraser, Carlito's Way, The American Astronaut. Television: "Mildred Pierce," "The Sopranos," Law & Order," "CSI," "Star Trek: TNG," "Alias," "JAG." Founding member Shakespeare & Co. Obie Award for Sustained Excellence.

Rocco Sisto Awards and Nominations

 
Drama Desk Awards - 1995 - Outstanding Actor - Play
Rocco Sisto, Quills

Rocco Sisto News

La MaMa to Pay Tribute to Late George Bartenieff with COFFEEHOUSE CHRONICLES Featurin Photo La MaMa to Pay Tribute to Late George Bartenieff with COFFEEHOUSE CHRONICLES Featuring Kathleen Chalfant & More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 27, 2022

George Bartenieff¬†‚Ästactor, director, and co-founder of Theater for the New City ‚Äď will be remembered at one of theatres he called home, La MaMa Experimental Theatre Club. Bartenieff‚Äôs life and work will be celebrated at¬†Coffeehouse Chronicles #166¬†on October 1, 2022 at 3pm,¬†at the Ellen Stewart Theatre.

Red Bull Theater Announces Launch of RED BULL THEATER LIVE With Presentation of 'TIS  Photo Red Bull Theater Announces Launch of RED BULL THEATER LIVE With Presentation of 'TIS PITY SHE'S A WHORE
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 13, 2020

Red Bull Theater today announced the launch of its special programming to provide an opportunity for its community of artists and theater lovers to gather in the virtual space during this unprecedented time of COVID-19.

Red Bull Theater to Stream Reading of 'TIS A PITY SHE'S A WHORE Photo Red Bull Theater to Stream Reading of 'TIS A PITY SHE'S A WHORE
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 25, 2020

Red Bull Theater today announced the LIVESTREAM and FREE presentation of an online reading of John Ford's classic play 'TIS PITY SHE'S A WHORE, featuring the complete cast of Red Bull's acclaimed 2015 Off-Broadway production, directed by Mr. Berger.

Complete Cast Announced for Starry Reading of RETURN TO THE FORBIDDEN PLANET Photo Complete Cast Announced for Starry Reading of RETURN TO THE FORBIDDEN PLANET
by Julie Musbach - Oct 10, 2019

Red Bull Theater today announced the cast for the one-night-only, all-star benefit concert performance of the Olivier Award-winning Best Musical Return to the Forbidden Planet, a musical of Shakespearean proportions by Bob Carlton. The 2019-'20 Season kick-off event will take place Monday October 21st at the Peter Norton Symphony Space (2537 Broadway at 95th Street)

Review Roundup: GERTRUDE AND CLAUDIUS at Barrington Stage Company Photo Review Roundup: GERTRUDE AND CLAUDIUS at Barrington Stage Company
by Alan Henry - Jul 25, 2019

Gertrude and Claudius is now open at Barrington Stage Company! What did the critics have to say? Read all the reviews!

BWW Review: GERTRUDE AND CLAUDIUS Impresses at Barrington Stage Company Photo BWW Review: GERTRUDE AND CLAUDIUS Impresses at Barrington Stage Company
by Marc Savitt - Jul 25, 2019

BSC Artistic Director, Julieanne Boyd, Directed the ambitious endeavor. This play represents quite an undertaking on many levels and on most them, this production succeeds.

Barrington Stage Co Presents GERTRUDE AND CLAUDIUS Photo Barrington Stage Co Presents GERTRUDE AND CLAUDIUS
by Julie Musbach - Jul 10, 2019

Barrington Stage Company (BSC), the award-winning theatre in the Berkshires under the leadership of Artistic Director Julianne Boyd, is proud to present Gertrude and Claudius, a new play by BSC Associate Artist Mark St. Germain (Dancing Lessons, Freud's Last Session), based on the novel by John Updike.

Barrington Stage Co Announces Casting For 2019; 
Mykal Kilgore, Julia Murney, Jonath Photo Barrington Stage Co Announces Casting For 2019; Mykal Kilgore, Julia Murney, Jonathan Raviv, and More
by Julie Musbach - May 15, 2019

Barrington Stage Company announced today casting for its 25th Anniversary season. Casting will include Elijah Alexander, Mara Davi, Carson Elrod, Joel de la Fuente, Mykal Kilgore, Alyse Alan Louis, Kate MacCluggage, Jeff McCarthy, Julia Murney, Jonathan Raviv, Debra Jo Rupp and more. Full casting for the 25th Anniversary season is below.

Casting Announcement And Invite For THE TRAGEDY OF JULIUS CAESAR Photo Casting Announcement And Invite For THE TRAGEDY OF JULIUS CAESAR
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 15, 2019

Theatre for a New Audience announces the seventeen-member cast and the creative team for its production of William Shakespeare's The Tragedy of Julius Caesar, directed by Shana Cooper in her Off-Broadway debut.

ITALIAN PLAYWRIGHTS PROJECT Comes to La MaMa Experimental Theatre Club Photo ITALIAN PLAYWRIGHTS PROJECT Comes to La MaMa Experimental Theatre Club
by A.A. Cristi - Dec 10, 2018

La MaMa Presents Teatro delle Albe: ? Artist Talk with the author Marco Martinelli conversation moderated by Frank Hentschker and Valeria Orani, reading from Martinelli's "Rumore di acque" (Noise in the Waters) by Rocco Sisto (in English) and a short mise en espace from Teatro delle Albe's latest production "fedeli d'Amore" performed by Ermanna Montanari (in Italian -English supertitles).

Rocco Sisto Videos

BWW TV: Paul Wesley & Robert Fairchild Get Ready to Bring MARY SHELLEY'S FRANKENSTEIN Videoplay
BWW TV: Paul Wesley & Robert Fairchild Get Ready to Bring MARY SHELLEY'S FRANKENSTEIN Alive Off Broadway

by TV - Press Previews - Dec 23, 2017

Ensemble for the Romantic Century will soon present the Off-Broadway premiere of Mary Shelley's Frankenstein, starring Tony nominee Robert Fairchild (An American in Paris), Avey Noble (Radio City Christmas Spectacular), Krysty Swann (Mozart's Requiem at Carnegie Hall; Verdi'sRequiem at Lincoln Center), Mia Vallet (Lucy Thurber's Asheville at Rattlestick), Peyton Lusk (Falsettos on Broadway), Rocco Sisto (OBIE Award for sustained excellence), Shiv Ajay Pancholi-Parekh, and Paul Wesley ('The Vampire Diaries,' Cal In Camo).

STAGE TUBE: Watch Marin Mazzie Perform 'Getting to Know You' in THE KING AND I
by Stage Tube - May 23, 2016

Three-time Tony Award nominee Marin Mazzie and Daniel Dae Kim recently joined the Tony Award-winning production of Rodgers & Hammerstein's The King and I at the Vivian Beaumont Theater.

VIDEO: THE KING AND I's Daniel Dae Kim Talks Cell Phone Mishap on 'Live'
by Caryn Robbins - May 20, 2016

THE KING AND I's Daniel Dae Kim was the guest co-host on this morning's LIVE. The actor spoke about starring in the production, now playing at Lincoln Center, and shared a recent incident he had on stage involving a cell phone.

BWW TV: Something Wonderful! First Look at Highlights of Marin Mazzie and Daniel Dae Kim in Broadway's THE KING AND I
by BroadwayWorld TV - May 11, 2016

Three-time Tony Award nominee Marin Mazzie and Daniel Dae Kim recently joined the Tony Award-winning production of Rodgers & Hammerstein's The King and I at the Vivian Beaumont Theater, and BroadwayWorld has a first look at highlights of the duo in action in the video below!

VIDEO: KING AND I's Daniel Dae Kim Visits WATCH WHAT HAPPENS
by Caryn Robbins - May 6, 2016

Daniel Dae Kim, star of Broadway's THE KING AND I, stopped by the Bravo clubhouse last night to talk about what it's been like filming on-set in Hawaii the past 13 years for "Lost"

BWW TV: Marin Mazzie & Daniel Dae Kim on Their Upcoming Journey to Siam in Broadway's THE KING AND I!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 20, 2016

As previously reported, 3-time Tony Award nominee Marin Mazzie and Daniel Dae Kim will soon join the Tony Award-winning production of Rodgers & Hammerstein's The King and I beginning Tuesday, May 3 at the Vivian Beaumont Theater. In anticipation, BroadwayWorld caught up with the pair in the rehearsal room earlier today - below, check out what they had to say about their upcoming journey to Siam!

STAGE TUBE: Back in Siam! Ken Watanabe Returns to THE KING AND I
by Stage Tube - Mar 18, 2016

The King is back! Tony nominee Ken Watanabe just returned to The King and I, where he will play the King of Siam through April 17. Below, check out a video of his first curtain call back in action!

STAGE TUBE: Royal Shakespeare Company Moves Into Green Space
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 30, 2011

For the first time in its history of visiting the United States, the Royal Shakespeare Company will perform five of Shakespeare's plays in repertory, for a total of 45 performances this summer. The company is presented by Lincoln Center Festival, and Park Avenue Armory, in association with The Ohio State University.


Rocco Sisto Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Rocco Sisto been in?
Rocco Sisto has appeared on Broadway in 5 shows.

How many West End shows has Rocco Sisto been in?
Rocco Sisto has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Rocco Sisto been nominated for?
Outstanding Actor - Play (Drama Desk Awards) for Quills .