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educator , playwright

Mario Fratti, Italian, American Playwright, educator. Recipient awards for plays and musicals. Served to Lieutenant Italian Army, 1951-1953. Member Drama Desk, American Theatre Critics, Outer Critics Circle (vice president).

Background

Fratti, Mario was born on July 5, 1927 in L'Aquila, Italy. Came to the United States, 1963, naturalized, 1974. Son of Leone and Palmira (Silvi) Fratti.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy, Ca Foscari University, 1951.

Career

Teacher, 1964-1965;member of faculty, Columbia University, 1965-1966;member, Adelphi College, 1964-1965;member of faculty, Hofstra U., 1973-1974;professor literature, New School Hunter College, New York City, since 1967. Drama critic.

Works

Membership

Served to lieutenant Italian Army, 1951-1953. Member Drama Desk, American Theatre Critics, Outer Critics Circle (vice president).

Connections

Children: Mirko, Barbara, Valentina.

father:
Leone Fratti

mother:
Palmira (Silvi) Fratti

children:
Mirko Fratti

Barbara Fratti

Valentina Fratti