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School of Visual & Performing Arts

Theatre Arts : Theatre Arts Faculty

Anthony DePoto

Anthony Depotoa Adjunct Instructor of Theatre Arts

[Acting, Playmaking with Children]

A native of Danbury, CT, Anthony graduated from Western Connecticut State University in 2009. While there, Anthony appeared in three Off-Broadway shows and in 2007 performed in Romeo and Juliet at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival in Edinburgh, Scotland.  In May of 2012, he received his M.F.A. in Acting from Minnesota State University, Mankato.  Anthony has also performed at the Kennedy Center in Washington D.C. in Mary Zimmerman’s version of The Odyssey as well as other television on film credits.  Anthony has also worked in the Education departments of Hartford Stage, The Guthrie Theater in Minneapolis and most recently Long Wharf Theatre in New Haven, Connecticut and is the founder and owner of “innerAct Theatre L.L.C.”, which is a traveling theatre education company. He received his B.A. in Theatre Arts (Performance) from Western and his M.F.A. in Acting from Minnesota State University, Mankato in 2012.