TitleVisiting Assistant Professor of Theatre Arts
Peter Romano is a Syrian-American Actor, Director and Educator. He has performed at The Signature, 59E59 with Noor Theatre, Target Margin, Miami New Drama, Classic Stage Company, Premiere Stages, New Dramatists, Atlantic Theatre Company, Primary Stages and worked with theatre artists such as Suzan-Lori Parks, Nicky Silver, Jo Bonney, and Gregory Mosher. TV and Film credits include New Amsterdam, The Blacklist, Wu Tang: An American Saga and Netflix’s The Week Of with Adam Sandler. Peter has directed productions of Sophocles’ Antigone, Brecht’s Caucasian Chalk Circle and The Courage by Ana Caro de Mallen, which toured schools and community spaces in South Florida. He directed filmed adaptations of Julius Caesar and A Midsummer Night’s Dream with his company, Apocalyptic Artists Ensemble, whose mission is to bring theatre-arts into NYC schools. He holds a BFA from NYU Tisch and MFA from Columbia University.
B.F.A., NYU Tisch
M.F.A., Columbia University