Emelise Aleandri

Dr. Emelise Aleandri, a native of Riva Del Garda, Italy, is a producer, director, writer, actress, and singer. She has a Ph.D. in Theatre from the City University of New York. The internationally recognized authority on the subject of Italian-American theatre, Aleandri looks back at the lost time when the theatre, which is virtually nonexistent today, celebrated Italian culture in a way that will never be repeated.