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educator , playwright

Anthony Paul Pennino, American playwright, educator. Fellow Fulbright Scholars Program, Council International Exchange Scholars United States Department State, 2008. Member of Modern Language Association, SSDC, Dramatists Guild America.


Pennino, Anthony Paul was born on February 12, 1967 in Plainfield, New Jersey, United States. Son of Joseph Anthony and Dorothy Edith Pennino.


Bachelor, Columbia College, New York City, 1989. Master of Arts, Columbia University School Arts and Sciences, New York City, 1990. Master of Fine Arts, Columbia University School Arts, New York City, 1993.

Doctor of Philosophy, University London, 1999.


Visiting professor New Jersey. City University, Jersey City, 2003—2007. Parttime instructor Stevens Institute of Technology, Hoboken, 2007—2008.

Senior lecturer Kadir Has University, Istanbul, Turkey, since 2008. Director new works Metropolitan Playhouse, New York City, since 2002. Secretary and board member Actors' Shakespeare Company, Jersey City, 2006—2007.


  • Other Work

    • Author: (musical) The Devil and Tom Walker, (play) Italian-American Cantos, Toby, Children's Crusader: A Parable of the Progressive Era. Director: (play) A Soldier's Death (OOBR award, 2003).


Member of Modern Language Association, SSDC, Dramatists Guild America.


  • Other Interests

    Swimming, travel, cooking, theater, poker.


Joseph Anthony

Dorothy Edith Pennino