Nick Piacente is an actor, dancer, director, voiceover artist, and has been teaching Movement at the Stella Adler Studio of Acting for the past 3 years. Notable acting credits include: Nat.Tour: Curious George (George). NY: C.O.A.L. (Boy), Fox on the Fairway (Justin), Puppet Romeo and Juliet (Romeo). Regional: Romeo and Juliet (Romeo), A Midsummer Night’s Dream (Puck), The Tempest (Ferdinand). He has worked for 59E59 Theatres, THEATREWORKS USA, Oldcastle Theatre Co., and Premiere Stages to name a few. TV: Losing It with John Stamos (Hamos). He is a reader for ABC Primetime Casting, a narrator for Audible.com and has a B.F.A. from NYU Tisch, Stella Adler Studio.
Nick is a proud company member of the Vermont Shakespeare Festival. Besides acting in numerous roles over the past few years for the company, he assistant directed Julius Caesar and directed the Macbeth Project this past summer. He is also the Director of VSF’s Summer Training Institute where he teaches a variety of acting classes.
At Stella, Nick utilizes hip-hop choreography and animal physicality in his classes to open up brashness and confidence in the body, specificity in the form of dance technique, and to incite “primal need” in the core. More info at www.tinyurl.com/nickpiacente