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Thomas Joseph Firneno, Jr.

 570-401-4776 (c)   tj.firneno@gmail.com


AGE: 26                                                                                                                                                                                       
HEIGHT: 6’3”                                                                                                                                                                                
WEIGHT: 165                                                                                                                                                                           

     HAIR: Brown
    EYES: Brown

VOICE: Baritone

Acting Credits:

The Lion In Winter

 

The Underpants

 

The Mystery of Irma Vep

 

Funeral In The Rain

 

Godspell

 

Is He Dead?

 

Crimes of the Heart

 

The Tempest

 
American Tragedy*
 

Black Tie

 
Suddenly, Last Summer
 

The Drowsy Chaperone
 

Three Sisters
 

The 39 Steps
 

One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest
 

Measure for Measure
 

Look Homeward, Angel
 

Rhinoceros
 

Speak Now*
 

Day in Hollywood/Night in the Ukraine
 

The Country Wife
 

A Thurber Carnival
 

Balak and Balaam
 

Bad Seed

 
You’re A Good Man, Charlie Brown
 

Mother Courage and Her Children
 

The Voysey Inheritance
 

Carbomb*
 

Simpleton of the Unexpected Isles
 

Boy Meets Girl
 

Taming of the Shrew

Geoffrey

 

Benjamin Cohen

 

Lady Enid, etc.

 

Man

 

Jesus

 

Phelim O’Shaugnessy

 

Barnette Lloyd

 

Ferdinand
 

William Macready
 

Teddy
 

George Holly
 

Robert Martin
 

Kulygin
 

Clown #2
 

Billy Bibbit
 

Angelo
 

Eugene Gant
 

Mr. Papillion
 

Yuri
 

Constantine
 

Harry Horner
 

Various
 

Knight/Messenger
 

Emory
 

Charlie Brown
 

Swiss Cheese
 

Hugh Voysey
 

Man
 

Janga
 

Dan
 

Vincentio

The Summer Company

 

Little Laker Theater

 

The Theater Factory

 

Fly By Night Productions

 

Phase III Productions

 

Little Lake Theater

 

Little Lake Theater

 

Carlow University
 

Duquesne University
 

Little Lake Theater
 

The Summer Company
 

McKeesport Little Theater
 

New Olde Bank Theater
 

McKeesport Little Theater
 

McKeesport Little Theater
 

Duquesne University
 

The Summer Company
 

The Summer Company
 

Duquesne University
 

Duquesne University
 

Duquesne University
 

The Summer Company
 

Medieval and Ren. Players
 

Duquesne University
 

Duquesne University
 

Duquesne University
 

The Summer Company
 

Duquesne University
 

Duquesne University
 

Duquesne University
 

Duquesne University

Jacob Wadsworth

 

Art Deconcilis

 

F.J. Hartland

 

Jacob Wadsworth

 

Lora Oxenreiter

 

Art Deconcilis

 

Sunny Disney

 

Stephen Fatla
 

John E. Lane, Jr.
 

Carol Lauck
 

John E. Lane, Jr.
 

Dorothy Fallows
 

Sean O’Donnell
 

Mark Calla
 

Lora Oxenreiter
 

John E. Lane, Jr.
 

Leah Cassella
 

Jill Jeffrey
 

John E. Lane, Jr.
 

John E. Lane, Jr.
 

Joseph J. Keenan
 

John E. Lane, Jr.
 

John E. Lane, Jr.
 

Nancy Bach
 

Ted Watts
 

John E. Lane, Jr.
 

John E. Lane, Jr.
 

John E. Lane, Jr.
 

John E. Lane, Jr.
 

Leah Cassella
 

Brad Stephenson

*Denotes new work/world premier

Dance Credits:

The Nutcracker
 

The Nutcracker
 

Giselle
 

Concerto Brilliante
 

Beethoven’s Seventh
 

Will You…?
 

Etudes
 

Les Desesperes
 

Swan Lake
 

Joplin
 

Touch the Hand of Love
 

Cinderella

Drosselmier
 

The Prince
 

Hilarion
 

Male Lead
 

Soloist
 

Man
 

Male Lead
 

Man
 

Von Rothbart
 

Male Lead
 

Man
 

Jester

Ballet Northeast
 

Ballet Northeast
 

Ballet Northeast
 

Ballet Northeast
 

Ballet Northeast
 

Ballet Northeast
 

Ballet Northeast
 

Ballet Northeast
 

Ballet Northeast
 

Ballet Northeast
 

Ballet Northeast
 

Ballet Northeast

Kristin Degnan
 

Kristin Degnan
 

Kristin Degnan
 

Kristin Degnan
 

Kristin Degnan
 

 
 

Kristin Degnan
 

Tim Early
 

Kristin Degnan
 

Kristin Degnan
 

 
 

Kristin Degnan

Choreography Credits:

Love Is Here To Stay

 

Day In Hollywood/Night In The Ukraine
 

Will You…?
 

Touch the Hand of Love
 

Simpleton of the Unexpected Isles

Choreographer

 

Choreographer
 

Choreographer
 

Choreographer
 

Choreographer

Ballet Northeast

 

Duquesne University
 

Ballet Northeast
 

Ballet Northeast
 

Duquesne University

Directing Credits:

Shuffle, Ball Change,... & Die!

 

An Evening of Strong Women One Acts
 

100th Anniversary Variety Show
 

Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?
 

The Sandbox
 

Shuffle, Ball Change, and Die

Director

 

Director
 

Director
 

Director
 

Director
 

Assistant Director

Gemini Children's Theater

 

Carlow University
 

Duquesne University
 

The Summer Company
 

Duquesne University
 

Duquesne University

Design Credits:

The Lion In Winter

 

Polyester The Musical

 

Alice In Wonderland

 

You Can't Take It With You

 

Five Women Wearing the Same Dress
 

The Tempest
 

Suddenly, Last Summer
 

The House of Blue Leaves
 

Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?
 

Rhinoceros
 

Look Homeward, Angel
 

The Sandbox
 

You’re A Good Man, Charlie Brown
 

The Glass Menagerie

Set Design

 

Set Design

 

Set Design

 

Set Design

 

Set Design
 

Set Design
 

Set Design
 

Set Design
 

Set Design
 

Set Design
 

Set Design
 

Set Design
 

Set Design
 

Costume Design

The Summer Company

 

The Theater Factory

 

Gemini Children's Theater

 

Carlow University

 

McKeesport Little Theater
 

Carlow University
 

The Summer Company
 

The Summer Company
 

The Summer Company
 

The Summer Company
 

The Summer Company
 

Duquesne University
 

Duquesne University
 

Duquesne University

Miscellaneous Credits:

Carlow University Theater Group
 

The Summer Company
 

Ballet Northeast
 

Pittsburgh New Works Festival
 

The Performing Arts Institute

Tech Director
 

Producer
 

Guest Artist
 

Play Selection Reader
 

Guest Artist

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Education and Training:

Duquesne University, B.S. Biology, Minors in Theater Arts, Biochemistry and Math
Acting and Directing: John E. Lane, Jr.
Acting: Nancy Bach-Love

 

Ballet Northeast/Degnan Ballet Center
Ballet: Kristin Degnan-Boonin, Sara Gravine

 

The Performing Arts Institute
Ballet/Modern/Jazz: Timothy Early
Modern: Carrie Ellmore-Tallitsch, Craig Biesecker

Special Skills:
Extensive dance experience (ballet, modern, jazz), Dialects (cockney, high British, southern), Some movement theater based techniques, Set design and construction.

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