Assistant Professor of Dramatic and Theatre Arts / Musical Theatre
School of Arts and Humanities
B.A., Catawba College
M.F.A., New York University
Office Phone: (540) 365-4355
Office: Schoolfield 401
Teaching at Ferrum since: 2014
- World Theatre
- Auditions and Makeup
- Musical Theatre
Giuseppe Ritorto was most recently seen as Scrooge in American Family Theatre's National
Tour of A CHRISTMAS CAROL.
Other regional credits include Beadle Bamford in SWEENEY TODD and Mike in A LIE OF
THE MIND, Pancho in CITY OF ANGELS and Horton in SEUSSICAL: THE MUSICAL. Giuseppe
has also served as Musical Director at Catawba College as well as The Barter Theatre
in Abingdon, VA. Being a true "swiss army knife" of theatre he has also worked professionally
as a technical director, lighting and set designer and composer. He received his B.A.
in Theatre Arts from Catawba College and his M.F.A. in Musical Theatre from New York
University's Tisch School of the Arts.
Giuseppe, as composer of musical theatre, is currently at work on a new musical entitled
3XL with lyrics by Lori Mannette.
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