A.J. Gagliardi



Stats: 5'6"

Degree: BA Theatre & Drama

              BA Musical Theatre

              AA Technical Theatre; Johnson State College

Location: Atlanta, GA

Willing to travel

About The Performer

Born and raised outside of Philadelphia, A.J. was exposed to the arts at a very young age. He performed in many shows throughout his various school careers, worked with several different production companies, and received several nominations and awards on different levels. He graduated from Johnson State College in Johnson, Vermont majoring in Musical Theatre, Threatre & Drama, and Technical Theatre, receiving two Bachelor's of the Arts and an Associate of the Arts respectively. In 2008, A.J. became a member of the Society of American Fight Directors, studying stage combat and stunt work from working professionals all around the world. One medium of perfomance has never been enough for A.J. as he aspires to perform on stages, outdoor festivals, and film. A.J. currently resides in the Atlanta area while traveling to continue his passion for the arts.

Awards & Recognitions

  • Best Supporting Actor - Upper Merion Underground Players for Daddy Brubeck in Sweet Charity (2005)

  • Best Male Thespian Award - Upper Merion Undergound Players (2005-2006)

  • Best Lead Actor in a Play Nomination - Greater Philadelphia Area Cappies for Tom Wingfield in Glass Menagerie (2006)

  • Best Featured Actor in a Play Award - Greater Philadelphia Area Cappies for Andre Bouville in The Dinner Party (2007)

  • Kennedy Center American College Theatre Region I Irene Ryan Award Nominee for Menelaus in Trojan Women (2009) and Chris Keller from All My Sons (2010)

  • Departmental Award for Excellence in the Drama Program - Johnson State College