Ms. Vitrano is a native Buffalonian and proud member of the WNY Theater Community since 1993. Lisa has embodied numerous characters upon the stages of nearly every Theater in WNY and has earned awards for her efforts; A two-time Artie Award winner, named “Best All-Around-Actress” in Buffalo Spree Magazine’s Best of WNY 2006, and voted “Outstanding Actress in a Play” by Broadway World Buffalo 2015. The 48 Hour Film Project Buffalo named her “Best Actress” for her role in the short film SUMMER LOST in 2018. Lisa’s other work includes: Playwrighting, Directing, Voiceover, Print Modeling, and Arts in Education. She is an Ensemble Member for Road Less Traveled Productions and a Council Member for the Association of Regional Theater Artists (ARTA).
OUTSTANDING SUPPORTING ACTRESS
Paulina, A Winter's Tale
"The triumph of the evening belongs to Lisa Vitrano...She incites cheers of delight from the audience...Her use of Shakespeare's language is perfect in its clarity and for her communication of intention." ~Anthony Chase
"Vitrano is at her very best here." ~Ben Siegel, Buffalo News
48 Hour Film Project Buffalo 2018