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Dennis Russo



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Dennis Russo - M.F.A. The New School for Drama. Lifetime member of the Actors Studio. Member of the Dramatists Guild. AFTRA.

As a playwright, Dennis recieved a 2005 fellowship from the NJ Arts Council and Mid-Atlantic Arts Foundation.

His play, Tuesday in Jersey won the 2006 NJ Playwrights Competition. His plays have been presented at the Bank St. Theatre, the Westbeth Theatre Center, and The Actors Studio in New York. He was a semi-finalist for the 2008 Eugene O'Neill Conference for his play Cooperstown Duet which debuted at RVCC under the direction of Louise Lasser.

As a performer, Dennis has performed at the Ensemble Studio Theatre, the Actors Studio, and the HERE Arts Center. He also toured with Tony N' Tina's Wedding as the Best Man.

He has appeared on television in segments for the Late Show with David Letterman. He has been teaching full-time at RVCC since 2004.

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