Anne Torsiglieri has been seen on Broadway in Top Girls, Parade, Blood Brothers and Miss Saigon as well as in the National Tour of Les Misérables as Fantine. Off-Broadway and regionally she’s performed at Manhattan Theatre Club, Second Stage, Playwrights Horizons, Ensemble Studio Theatre, NY Stage and Film, Williamstown Theatre Festival, McCarter Theatre, Baltimore Center Stage, The Huntington, The Eugene O’Neill Theatre Festival, Sundance Theatre Lab, Great Lakes Theatre Festival, Cleveland Playhouse, Northern Stage and others. She is the recipient of Back Stage West/Drama Logue and Garland Awards for her performance as Catherine Sloper in The Heiress (Berkeley Rep) and the New Hampshire Theatre Award for Best Actress in a Musical for her performance as the titular role in The Drowsy Chaperone (New London Barn Playhouse). TV and film include “Law & Order”, “Kidnapped”, “Gossip Girl” and the award-winning “Albert Schweitzer: Called to Africa.” Anne is an Associate Professor in the Dept. of Theater and Dance at UCSB, where she has had the great pleasure to perform in the LAUNCH PAD productions of new plays: Kingdom City, Entangled, Appoggiatura and Untitled IV by Ruth Markofsky, all under the direction of Risa Brainin. Most recent performances include Falstaff in The Death of Kings (UCSB, dir. Irwin Appel), Rose in Gypsy (New London Barn Playhouse, dir. Peter Hackett), Donna in Mamma Mia (Northern Stage, dir. Carol Dunne) and Emma in Stupid F*ing Bird (Elements Theater Collective, dir. Risa Brainin). She is a graduate of Princeton University and The Juilliard School.