Michael Micalizzi

"...[Micalizzi's] deliciously understated."

- The New York Times (read)

FILM

Out of Order Lead Cinestories - dir. Ross Hockrow
The Red Woman Lead dir. Andrew Nisinsin
New Brooklyn Supporting dir. Christopher Cannucciari
The Likes of Us Lead dir. Sandy Jimenez
Blue Sky Lead dir. Luis Fernandez

TV

Looking at Christmas (Great Performance Series) Lead PBS - WNET, dir. Bob Morris
Army Wives Guest Star Lifetime - dir. Jamie Bruce
Circledrawers Supporting dir. Olaf de Fleur Johannesson
Think Tank Supporting dir. Joe Valenti

COMMERCIAL

Bloomberg Tradebook (Print + Web Video) Principal Bloomberg
Madden to the People - Playstation 3 (national) Principal dir. McCoubrey Brothers
Hopenhagen Campaign Principal United Nations
Available Upon Request    

THEATER

The Whipping Man Caleb Centerstage (dir. Kwame Kwei-Armah)
Things I Found on Craig's List Eduardo Son of Semele - Los Angeles
Meeting, Important Lee Art Party Theater Company
The Memoirist (Nick Jones) James Clark The Flea Theater - #Serials@TheFlea
Things I found on Craig's List Twilight Dream Up Festival (dir. Mary Bimbaum)
However Long the Night Kel The Old Vic Theatre - London
Looking at Christmas John The Flea Theater (World Premiere - Jim Simpson)
Accomplice Louie NYC, Producer - Neil Patrick Harris
Bottom of the Ninth (Moses) Nick Mile Square Theater (World Premiere - Itamar Moses)
Foreplays - Mad Twitterpated Mikey Galapagos Arts Center - (FullStop Collective)
The Great Recession
(Bradshaw / Callahan / Courtney / Eno / Moses / Rapp)
Reed The Flea Theater (dir. Jeremy Bloom & dir. Jim Simpson)
From Cancer to Off-Broadway Minister Cherry Lane Theater (dir. Nicole Watson)
1 Minute Play Festival Various HERE Arts Center (dir. Nicole Watson)
Love/Stories (or But You Will Get Used To It) (Moses) Man 1 The Flea Theater (World Premiere, dir. Michelle Tattenbaum)
Textbookland Edwin Eugene O'Neill Theater Center, CT
The Footage (Scher) Ethan The FLea Theater (World Premiere, dir. Claudia Zelevansky)
Standing Ground John Eugene O'Neill Theater Center, CT
Hell for the Company Man The Bridge Theatre
Endgame (Beckett) Hamm Kresge Experimental Theatre, MA

READING AND WORKSHOPS

The Venerable Raman Gupta (Jonathan Caren) Dodds The Flea Theater (dir. Davis McCallum, featuring Richard Schiff)
Honey (Bekah Brunstetter) Zizo The Lark Play Development Center
Yellowjackets (Itamar Moses) Calvin / 
Mr. Stevens
The Public Theater - dir. Liesel Tommy
I Wanna Destroy You (Joshua Conkel) Mick Playwrights Horizons - dir. Mike Donahue
Waiting For Lefty Dr. Benjamin The Working Theater - dir. Sherri Kronfeld
What Would Woody Do? Woody Allen The Flea Theater, feat. Tony Shalhoub, dir. Polly Draper
Cleansed (Sarah Kane) Carl The Flea Theater, dir. Ken Urban
Off the Main Road (William Inge) Red Davison The Flea Theater, Jim Simpson
Tempo (Mike Batistick) Jeremy Studio Dante Theater

TRAINING

Kevin Spacey Master Class - Richard's Rampage - Brooklyn Academy of Music, 2012
Kevin Spacey Master Class - The Old Vic Theatre, London 2011
Member of Old Vic New Voices - The T.S. Eliot US / UK Exchange 2011 - The Old Vic Theatre, London 2011
Member of The Bat Theater Company - The Flea Theater 2008-2011
Intern - Studio Dante Theater (NYC) 2007-2008 - Michael and Victoria Imperioli producers

B.A. in Theatre Studies - Wheaton College, Norton MA, May 2007

  • David Fox, Stephanie Burlington, Candice Brown

Eugene O'Neill Theatre Institute - National Theatre Institute

  • Acting: David Jaffe, Michael Cadman, Joe Urla, Wendy C. Goldberg
  • Voice: Dialects / Techique: Gillian Lane-Plescia
  • Movement: The Alexander Technique: Ann Marie Davis, Yoga: Marya Orsin, Tai Chi and Stage Combat: David Chandler, Improvisation
  • Playwriting: Donna DiNovelli
The Wooster Group: Elizabeth LeCompte, Kate Valk, Scott Shepard, Ari Fliakos
The SITI Company: Suzuki Training, Viewpoints Training: J. Ed Araiza, Barney O'Hanlon, Stephen Webber
Brown University: Intensive Theater, Meisner Technique - Mark Cohen
Columbia University: Theatrical Collaboration - Richard Niles
Berkeley Carroll School: Advanced Acting - Marlene Clary

AWARDS AND SKILLS

Irene Ryan Acting Nominee for The Long Christmas Ride Home, Kennedy Center- American College Theatre Festival Award for Excellence in Acting 2004-2005 and 2006-2007, Wheaton College
Skills: Born-and-raised New Yorker, Dog walker, Bike messenger, Directing, Playwriting, Improvisation Mountain/City Biking, Scooter driver, Driver's License, Motorcycle License, Own and Operate a Vespa, Swimming, Photography, Cooking, Bartending, Motion Capture Acting - Voice Over Experience

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