Linda Fortunato

Linda Fortunato


Linda FortunatoLinda returns to Peninsula Players for her 14th season where her credits include directing The Nerd, The Fox on the Fairway; choreographing Chicago, A Little Night Music, Little Shop of Horrors, Cabaret and Into the Woods; and acting in The Importance of Being Earnest, Wait Until Dark, Noises Off, Fools, Moon Over Buffalo and Woman in Black. Directing credits include The Water Coolers at Riverfront Theatre, and Duke’s Place and Spoon River Anthology at Columbia College, where she also teaches. Choreography credits include: Curtains (Drury Lane Oakbrook), Married Alive and Into the Woods (Marriott Theatre), 42nd Street, Guys and Dolls and Crazy for You – Jeff Nomination, Choreography (Theatre at the Center), Fiorello! (TimeLine Theatre), and for many other Chicago-area theaters and schools. Chicago area performance credits include: Marriott Theatre, Chicago Shakespeare, Drury Lane Oakbrook, Drury Lane Evergreen Park, Theatre at the Center, and Chicago Dramatists. Linda is married to actor Sean Fortunato.

2014 Roles:  Director for Agatha Christie’s And Then There Were None

2013 Roles: Director for Once A Ponzi Time; Celeste 2/Elaine in Sunday In The Park With George

2012 Roles: Director for The Nerd; Choreographer for Chicago

2011 Roles: Cecily Cardew in The Importance Of Being Earnest; Director for The Fox on the Fairway 

2010 Roles: Choreographer for A Little Night Music; Dance Consultant and Trudi Floote in Comic Potential; Girl in dress shop in Comic Potential

2009 Roles: Choreographer for A Day in Hollywood/A Night in the Ukraine; Susy Hendrix in Wait Until Dark

2007 Roles: Choreographer for Little Shop of Horrors

2006 Roles: Brooke/Vicki in Noises Off; Choreographer for Cabaret

2004 Roles: Sophia Zubritsky in Fools; Choreographer for Into the Woods

2002 Roles: Charlie in Dames at Sea; Nikki Crandall in Musical Comedy Murders of 1940