"Literally trying to get my act together. Two acts, actually.”


playwright, composer & lyricist


20 APR 2015: Performance dates publicly announced! Foolerie will make it’s New York debut at the PTC Performance Space on 42nd Street July 22 – 27, 2015. Individual tickets go on sale June 15. Festival passes can be purchased today at www.nymf.org!

11 MAR 2015: Santino selected as one of 10 playwrights to Columbia University’s MFA Playwriting Program where he will study under renown artists David Henry Hwang, Lynn Nottage, Chuck Mee, and Anne Bogart this fall.

24 FEB 2015: Santino’s broadway-aimed musical, Foolerie, selected as a 2015 Next Link Production in the prestigious New York Musical Theatre Festival. http://www.playbill.com/news/article/new-musical-by-american-idol-finalist-among-this-years-new-york-musical-theatre-festival-selections-342584

1 MAR 2014: Santino selected as one of three “up and coming” musical theater writers in the country to participate in the Academy for New Musical Theater’s “New Voices Project”, sponsored in part by Walt Disney Imagineering. Selections of “Another Happy Ending” to premiere at the Colony Theater in Burbank May 6.


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