Ohio University

Michele Ragusa

Michele Ragusa

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Michele Ragusa

Artist Coach of Musical Theater

Is thrilled to be joining the faculty of the Voice Dept of Ohio University. She’s been a working actress for 32 years and plans on bringing her vast knowledge of the voice and how to excel at presenting and performing a song to the students.

Her credits include:

Broadway: “Flying Over Sunset” (Austin); Young Frankenstein” (Elizabeth-succeeding Megan Mullally); “Urinetown” (Penny); “Ragtime” (Evelyn Nesbit); “A Class Act” (Mona); “Titanic”; “Cyrano”.

Other NYC: “Titanic-Anniversary Concert @ Lincoln Center” (Alice Beane); “Disaster!” (Jackie) - St. Marks; “Craving For Travel” - Playwrights Horizons; “Adrift In Macao” (Corinna) - Primary Stages - Lortel/Drama League Nom and Barrymore Award.

Regional Credits: “Boy From Oz” (Garland); “Grand Hotel” (Grushinskya); “Ragtime” (Emma Goldman); “Bullets Over Broadway” (Helen); “Mame” (Mame); “Hello Dolly” (Dolly); “King and I” (Anna-Carbonell Nom); “Thoroughly Modern Millie” (Mrs. Meers); “The Drowsy Chaperone” (Chaperone); “Cake Off” (Rita); “Gypsy” (Rose); “Mary Poppins” (Winifred Banks); “Spamalot” (Lady of the Lake); “Drowsy Chaperone” (Chaperone); “Sweeney Todd” (Beggar Woman); “Into The Woods” (The Witch); “Kiss Me Kate” (Kate); “Boeing, Boeing” (Gabriella); “The Full Monty” (Vickie); “Singing In The Rain” (Lina); “Company” (Sarah); “Annie” (Miss Hannigan); “Bad Dates” (Haley); “She Loves Me” (Amalia); “Guys and Dolls” (Adelaide) - Rabin Award; “World Goes Round”; “Noises Off” (Belinda); “Side...Sondheim; “Lend Me A Tenor” (Maria); “Me and My Girl” (Jacquie); “Nunsense” (Sr. Amnesia); “South Pacific”(Nellie). She has also headlined with over 25 Symphonies across the country.