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Charles L. Riccillo

Agent: Alan Gray
1436 E. 10th St.
Pueblo, Colorado, United States


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Born Pueblo, Colorado August 10, 1951. Son of Italian parents, Elizabeth (Rosalía) Bellitti (Sicilian) and Pasquale Antonio (Pascal) Riccillo (Molise, Italia. All four grandparents Italian.
Education: Roman Catholic through High School.
Colleges: University of Southern Colorado, Pueblo, University of Colorado, Boulder, University of Wyoming - BA Theatre, 1975, Lansing Community College (Michigan), University of North Carolina - Master of Fine Arts, Technical Theatre & Scenic Design, 1983.
Places lived: Colorado, Wyoming, Oklahoma, Texas, Virginia, Michigan, Vermont, Washington D.C.& Maryland, North Carolina, Nevada.
Training: Dance, acting, scenic design, lighting, artistry.
Most published: Pueblo Chieftain (arts and entertainment/various), Theatre Crafts magazine, articles at Http:// .
Work History: Lifeguard, Steelworker, Actor, Meatpacker, Bartender/manager/restaurant manager, artist, theatre business & box office, poster & program design & advertising, Theatre instructor university level, free lance scenic designer and artist, lighting designer,singer, songwriter, poet.
Health: good for the first time in a dozen years: experiencing a renaissance of creativity after years of illness.
Marital status: Divorced, with no children - but hope to remarry and have them!
Home: own with bil-payer mortgage.
Family: extended Italian-American.
Career objectives: the publishing of completed Novella "A Summer For Verona" - a true tale of a producion of "Romeo & Juliet" in Pueblo suitible for book as well as Hall mark adaptation for screenplay, and "Waltzing With Eternity": a trail-blazing play about attempted suicide, sexuality, divorce, depression, love, and more. Desire for more extensive publication as a writer on political, social, and international matters, as well as genealogy for Italian-Americans.
More? OH YES!

Interests: Politics, history, genealogy, heraldry, all the arts, theater, singing, songwriting, prose, poetry, mysticism, dance, gourmet cooking, wines, languages, travel, photography, law

Published writer: No

Freelance: Yes