Hollywood star Renoly Santiago directs his students in showcase

UNION CITY — The Grace Theatre Workshop, Inc. will present a showcase directed by critically acclaimed actor Renoly Santiago, star of “Dangerous Minds” with Michelle Pfeiffer, “Hackers” with Angelina Jolie, “Daylight” with Sylvester Stallone, and “Con Air” with Nicolas Cage and John Malkovich.
Santiago teaches adult acting classes in Union City. At the completion of ten weeks, his students participate in a spring showcase event.
The performance will take place on Thursday, May 15 at 8:00 p.m. at The William V. Musto Cultural Center, 420 – 15 Street, Union City. Santiago will be present to greet and meet the audience. There will be refreshments. Admission is free.
Renoly Santiago was born in Lajas, Puerto Rico and he spent his childhood in Union City. He currently resides in New York City. He has appeared in many off-Broadway productions and was nominated for a Drama Desk Award as Outstanding Featured Performer in a Musical in his Broadway debut “The Capeman” written and composed by Paul Simon.
His writing credits include the Emmy-nominated television series “City Kids,” in which he was also a lead character, and the book to the musical “Bring in the Morning…A Wake-Up Call” at the Apollo Theater in Harlem, New York starring Lauryn Hill.
For more info or to register online, visit: www.GraceTheatre.com

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