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Kristin Sgarro

 
Bio:
Kristin Sgarro (they/them) is a nonbinary actor, musician, and emcee in New York City. For over a decade, Kristin has been working as an actor/director almost exclusively in Shakespeare's canon, and in that time has appeared in Romeo & Juliet (Romeo), Twelfth Night (Feste, Viola, Olivia), Othello ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Kristin Sgarro (they/them) is a nonbinary actor, musician, and emcee in New York City. For over a decade, Kristin has been working as an actor/director almost exclusively in Shakespeare's canon, and in that time has appeared in Romeo & Juliet (Romeo), Twelfth Night (Feste, Viola, Olivia), Othello ... (read complete bio)
Cast Announced For LITTLE EGG, BIG WORLD at Broadway Bound Theatre Festival Photo Cast Announced For LITTLE EGG, BIG WORLD at Broadway Bound Theatre Festival
by A.A. Cristi - May 19, 2022

Casting has been announced for 'Little Egg, Big World,' a first-of-its-kind play about donor conception, presented by Broadway Bound Theatre Festival.

Underground Skills Exchange To Present Premier SPEAK ART SERIES, May 24t Photo Underground Skills Exchange To Present Premier SPEAK ART SERIES, May 24t
by A.A. Cristi - May 18, 2022

Underground Skills Exchange presents its premier ‚ÄúSpeak Art Series‚ÄĚ event, this year showcasing an original, devised ensemble piece that explores what it means to call NYC home. Featuring perspectives that reflect native New Yorkers, as well as recent transplants, the objective of the performance is to help the USE audience better engage with those in their community, and to lay the foundation for a deeper connection with their neighbors and their lived experiences.

Photos: Match:Lit to Present Queer TWELFTH NIGHT Photo Photos: Match:Lit to Present Queer TWELFTH NIGHT
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 24, 2022

Independent theater company Match: Lit will present a queer take on Shakespeare's TWELFTH NIGHT, directed by Zeynep Akca. TWELFTH NIGHT runs through February 27 at Westbeth Community Room & Gallery (55 Bethune Street, New York, NY).

Student Blog: Victoria Fragnito's SCAR TISSUE is a Simple Yet Powerful Play Photo Student Blog: Victoria Fragnito's SCAR TISSUE is a Simple Yet Powerful Play
by Student Blogger: Kat Mokrynski - Feb 1, 2022

Scar Tissue is a play that revolves around two roommates, Jessica (playwright Victoria Fragnito) and Sam (Rita McCann), each going through their own struggles in dealing with toxic relationships from their pasts. Jessica is attempting to break free from the memories of a man she dated in college, Luke (Nick Ritacco), a man who haunts her current relationship with Jack (Brandon Ford Green). Sam, on the other hand, is struggling with her relationship with her sister, Hannah (Jillian Vitko), who abandoned her in a time of need. When both women have to face their pasts head-on, truths are revealed and realities are shattered, threatening the relationship between the two roommates.

Match: Lit to Present HENRY V And TWELFTH NIGHT In Rep Beginning in February Photo Match: Lit to Present HENRY V And TWELFTH NIGHT In Rep Beginning in February
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 26, 2022

Independent theater company Match: Lit will brings two Shakespeare's HENRY V and TWELFTH NIGHT performed in rotating repertory at the Westbeth Community Room & Gallery beginning February 18th.

Photos: First Look at SCAR TISSUE at The Players Theatre Photo Photos: First Look at SCAR TISSUE at The Players Theatre
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 21, 2022

Scar Tissue, a bold new play by Victoria Fragnito, today released a first look at production photos for the world premiere engagement. Get a first look at the show below. 

SCAR TISSUE Begins Performances This Thursday At The Players Theater Photo SCAR TISSUE Begins Performances This Thursday At The Players Theater
by Stephi Wild - Jan 12, 2022

The world premiere of Scar Tissue, a bold new play by Victoria Fragnito, begins performances this Thursday, January 13th on the Steve and Marie Sgouros Theatre at The Players Theatre (115 MacDougal Street).

Cast Announced for SCAR TISSUE at the Players Theatre Photo Cast Announced for SCAR TISSUE at the Players Theatre
by Nicole Rosky - Dec 30, 2021

Announced today is the world premiere of Scar Tissue, a bold new play by Victoria Fragnito, who makes her NYC playwrighting debut. Featuring direction by Jenn Susi and music by Kristin Sgarro, Scar Tissue is set to premiere on the Steve and Marie Sgouros Theatre at The Players Theatre (115 MacDougal Street) with performances beginning Thursday, January 13, and set to run through Sunday, January 30, 2022.

Photo Flash: Match: Lit Faces The Music With William Shakespeare's AS YOU LIKE IT Photo Photo Flash: Match: Lit Faces The Music With William Shakespeare's AS YOU LIKE IT
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 19, 2020

This February, rising indie Shakespeare company Match: Lit brings to its audience one of William Shakespeare's best-loved comedies in As You Like It. The production is directed by Laurel Andersen (Barefoot Shakespeare, Occupy Verona, Turn To Flesh Productions) and is produced by Match: Lit's Executive Artistic Director, Kristin Sgarro, who also serves as the production's composer and musical director. The production will open Thursday, February 13 and close Sunday, February 23.

Match: Lit Presents Shakespeare's AS YOU LIKE IT Photo Match: Lit Presents Shakespeare's AS YOU LIKE IT
by Stephi Wild - Jan 26, 2020

This February, rising indie Shakespeare company Match: Lit brings to its audience one of William Shakespeare's best-loved comedies in As You Like It. The production is directed by Laurel Andersen (Barefoot Shakespeare, Occupy Verona, Turn To Flesh Productions) and is produced by Match: Lit's Executive Artistic Director, Kristin Sgarro, who also serves as the production's composer and musical director. The production will open Thursday, February 13 and close Sunday, February 23.

Casting Announced For Match: Lit AS YOU LIKE IT Photo Casting Announced For Match: Lit AS YOU LIKE IT
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 6, 2020

Casting has been announced for Match: Lit's mainstage production of William Shakespeare's As You Like It, presented at the Access Theater Gallery in February 2020.

Andre Ozim Performs In Upcoming Match: Lit 2019 Shakespeare Reading Photo Andre Ozim Performs In Upcoming Match: Lit 2019 Shakespeare Reading
by Julie Musbach - Oct 15, 2019

This fall, Match: Lit celebrates the dawn of its fifth season with a third round of BARDcore: fun cuts of Shakespeare's plays read over trivia and drinks at the cozy Q.E.D. in Astoria, NY.

Match: Lit Kicks Off Its 2019-2020 Season Photo Match: Lit Kicks Off Its 2019-2020 Season
by Julie Musbach - Oct 1, 2019

This fall, Match: Lit celebrates the dawn of its fifth season with a third round of BARDcore: fun cuts of Shakespeare's plays read over trivia and drinks at the cozy Q.E.D. in Astoria, NY. Returning BARDcore director Laurel Andersen steps into the leadoff slot with her take on one of the Bard's bawdiest: The Merry Wives of Windsor. Artistic Director and Producer Kristin Sgarro is now joined by her fellow Match: Lit company members Victoria M. Fragnito, Nick Ritacco, and Rudi Utter as Associate Producers.

MONICA LEWINSKY SING YOUR HEART OUT Comes To The Kraine Theater Photo MONICA LEWINSKY SING YOUR HEART OUT Comes To The Kraine Theater
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 16, 2019

Monica Lewinsky has changed America's minds about her and now she's coming for your hearts. Written and performed by comedian Amanda Hunt (UCB, Wedding Belles, various basements and backs of bars in New York City and Beyond), this cabaret features characters from recent American history, song parodies from recent American musicals, and wigs from recent American Amazon orders. Come to this show for hot takes and warm feelings. 

New Cabaret MONICA LEWINSKY SINGS YOUR HEART OUT Comes to The Kraine Theater Photo New Cabaret MONICA LEWINSKY SINGS YOUR HEART OUT Comes to The Kraine Theater
by Julie Musbach - Jul 9, 2019

Monica Lewinsky has changed America's minds about her and now she's coming for your hearts. Written and performed by comedian Amanda Hunt (UCB, Wedding Belles, various basements and backs of bars in New York City and Beyond), this cabaret features characters from recent American history, song parodies from recent American musicals, and wigs from recent American Amazon orders. Come to this show for hot takes and warm feelings.

Match: Lit Returns To The Stage With William Shakespeare's ROMEO AND JULIET Photo Match: Lit Returns To The Stage With William Shakespeare's ROMEO AND JULIET
by Stephi Wild - Jan 28, 2019

This winter, New York's up-and-coming Shakespeare company Match: Lit presents one of William Shakespeare most classic tales, Romeo & Juliet. The production is directed by Phoebe Brooks (Spicy Witch Productions) and is produced by Match: Lit's Artistic Director, Kristin Sgarro. The production will open Wednesday, February 13 and close Sunday, February 17.

Amios Presents CRYPTOSHOTZ: A Shotzcoin ICO Photo Amios Presents CRYPTOSHOTZ: A Shotzcoin ICO
by A.A. Cristi - May 31, 2018

SHOTZ! features a mix of Broadway, Off-Broadway, regional theater, and TV talent, with six new plays coming at you the first Monday of every month! **Note: This will be the final SHOTZ! of the 2018 season!

Amios Presents HELL HATH NO FURY LIKE A WOMEN'S SHOTZ Photo Amios Presents HELL HATH NO FURY LIKE A WOMEN'S SHOTZ
by Julie Musbach - Feb 26, 2018

Amios is proud to present: Hell Hath No Fury Like A Women's Shotz! A Shotz! Comprised entirely of artists who identify as women!

AMIOS Presents: A Chorus* SHOTZ! (*Greek) Photo AMIOS Presents: A Chorus* SHOTZ! (*Greek)
by Julie Musbach - Jan 16, 2018

SHOTZ! is a theatrical pressure cooker that every month pairs 6 groups of actors, writers, and directors together to create brand new 10-minute plays and perform them the first Monday of the month at The Kraine Theater, 85 E. 4th St., NY. Unified by three common criteria, each collection of plays captures a variety of perspectives around the month's theme, and is the best, most consistent showcase of up-and-coming talent in NYC theater.

Amios Presents: GHOSTS OF SHOTZ PAST! Photo Amios Presents: GHOSTS OF SHOTZ PAST!
by Stephi Wild - Nov 14, 2017

SHOTZ! is a theatrical pressure cooker that every month pairs 6 groups of actors, writers, and directors together to create brand new 10-minute plays, and perform them the first Monday of the month at The Kraine Theater, 85 E. 4th St., NY. Unified by three common criteria, each collection of plays captures a variety of perspectives around the month's theme, and is the best, most consistent showcase of up-and-coming talent in NYC theater.

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