Joseph Sorrentino

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Joseph Sorrentino is an accomplished playwright and photographer. His one-man play, “Louis’ Lottery” was published by ScriptWorks and was selected by the Philadelphia Inquirer as one of the ten best productions in 1994, when it premiered at The Independent Eye in Philadelphia. Eight of his ten-minute plays, called “The Frankenharry Plays”, have been published and have received numerous productions in the US, Canada and England. His articles, individual photographs and photoessays have appeared in a number of newspapers and magazines. Sorrentino was awarded a Pennsylvania Council on The Arts Fellowship in Playwrighting for 1995 and 1996, was a finalist in the 2000 Pew Fellowships in the Arts and was awarded a 2000 Mid-Atlantic Arts Fellowship. He has been awarded three Individual Artist Grants by the Arts and Cultural Council for Greater Rochester. He has traveled extensively in rural Mexico, documenting daily life in remote villages. Examples of his photographs may be found at:

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