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Art director

Angelina Fiordellisi, American art director. Achievements include development of Cherry Lane mentor project playwrights program; development of celebrating women playwrights program; development of celebrating black playwrights program. Recipient Best Actress award, Detroit Free Press, 1995.

Background

Fiordellisi, Angelina was born on March 15, 1955 in Detroit, Michigan, United States. Daughter of Caterina Sgambati and Stefano Fiordellisi.

Education

Bachelor of Fine Arts, University of Detroit, 1977—1981. Master of Fine Arts, Asolo Conservatory of Theater, 1981—1982.

Career

Actress, singer, dancer Zorba, Broadway, National Tours, New York City, 1982—1986. Producing artistic director Cherry Lane Theatre, since 1996.

Achievements

  • Achievements include development of Cherry Lane mentor project playwrights program. Development of celebrating women playwrights program. Development of celebrating black playwrights program.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Actor: (Broadway plays) Zorba, Nunsense, (film) When a Man Loves a Woman. (television series) Thunder Alley with Ed Asner, (dublin theater festival) The Gravity of Honey.

Membership

President Cherry Lane Alternative, New York, New York, 1997—2005. Member of Screen Actor's Guild, American Federation of television Actors, Actor's Equity Association, League of Professional Theater Women.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Yoga, reading, gardening, walking, surfing.

Connections

Married Matt Williams, May 9, 1987. Children: Matisse Elizabeth Williams, Frederick Emerson Williams.

father:
Caterina Sgambati

mother:
Stefano Fiordellisi

spouse:
Matt Williams

children:
Matisse Elizabeth Williams Fiordellisi

Frederick Emerson Williams Fiordellisi