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JV Mercanti

Assistant Professor

Dyson College of Arts and Sciences

Performing Arts

Location
  • @New York City
Office Hours
New York City

Biography


served as the casting director on the Broadway revivals of "Romeo & Juliet" with Orlando Bloom and "Cyrano de Bergerac" with Kevin Kline and Jennifer Garner. Prior to that he spent many years as a casting associate at Roundabout. Numerous regional and university credits. MFA from Rutgers University, BA from NYU's Gallatin School. JV spent two years teaching Acting and Directing at the University of Miami. His monologue book series, IN PERFORMANCE, is published by APPLAUSE BOOKS.

Education


MFA , Rutgers University: Mason Gross School of the Arts , New Brunswick, NJ , 2003
Directing

BA , New York University: Gallatin School of Individualized Studies , New York, NY , 1997
English Literature/Contemporary Theater

Publications


Mercanti, J. (2015, December 8). In Performance: Contemporary Monologues, Teens. , pages 240.

Mercanti, J. (2015, November 8). In Performance: Contemporary Monologues, late 20s - 30s. , pages 238.

ARTISTIC AND PROFESSIONAL PERFORMANCES AND EXHIBITS


[Artistic Director - Theater] Apothecary Theatre,, Brooklyn, NY

Songbird
[Theatre - Direct play] 59E59th Street, New York, NY

In Performance: Contemporary Monologue, Teens
[Drama - Book or Collection of Plays] Applause Books, Montclair, NJ

In Performance: Contemporary Monologues Late 20s - 30s
[Drama - Book or Collection of Plays] Applause Books, Montclair, NJ

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