News

NOVEMBER 2019

 

THOUGHTS OF A COLORED MAN closes at Baltimore Center Stage 

Appeared in a reading of a new play at the Lark

Began rehearsal for the Latinx Voting Project

 

OCTOBER 2019

THOUGHTS OF A COLORED MAN begins performances at Baltimore Center Stage

Appeared in a reading of the Sexual Harassment plays with the Working Theater

Appeared in a reading of SCHOOL FOR MARTYRS at Pulse Ensemble Theater

Continued workshopping THE SPACE BETWEEN THE LETTERS in preparation for upcoming touring performances

 

Took an Alexander class with Jessica Wolf at the Actor's Center

Appeared as a guest on the Inside Acting Radio Show, hosted by William Powell

Wrote a short play for F*It Club's Halloween show

SEPTEMBER 2019

THOUGHTS OF A COLORED MAN begins performances at Syracuse Stage

Appeared in a reading of THE VENETIANS at Roundabout Theatre Company 

AUGUST 2019

Began rehearsal for THOUGHTS OF A COLORED MAN at Syracuse Stage: http://www.playbill.com/article/poses-ryan-jamaal-swain-tony-nominee-forrest-mcclendon-more-among-cast-of-thoughts-of-a-colored-man

Appeared in a reading of RESERVOIR at the New Group

 

Performed ADR for a new feature film

JULY 2019

"Madeline's Madeline" is named one of the best films of the decade by IndieWire: https://www.indiewire.com/gallery/best-movies-of-2010s-decade/madelinesmadeline/

Appeared in a reading of THE HUMANITIES at the O'Neill Center

Participated in a recording of a new play with Audible

Appeared in a reading of OUR DAD IS IN ATLANTIS at the Cleveland Play House

Appeared in the FreshPlay Festival at MCC

Interviewed by the Actor's Audience: http://theactorsaudience.com/portfolioitems/reynaldo-piniella?fbclid=IwAR12tc8pQHCSo1qq9-M-eWSxO_QCF8QeSV_mGHo8PuoXXFDFM6oG_vRTNVc

Began private voice lessons with Benjamin Moore of the Linklater Center

Attended a Feldenkrais class at the Episcopal Actors Guild

Began private Spanish lessons

Hand modeled for a Florida based Supermarket

JUNE 2019

Appeared in a reading of AND THE HORSE YOU RODE IN ON at NY Stage & Film

Appeared in a reading of OUR OWN at NY Stage & Film

Appeared in a reading of INFORMATION RETRIEVAL FOR MONSTERS at the New Ohio

 

Appeared in a reading of A DEAD BLACK MAN at Loading Dock Theater

Performed ADR for "The Deuce" on HBO

MAY 2019

 

Replaced an actor in LOCKDOWN at Rattlestick Playwrights Theater

Appeared in a reading of "Story Ave" at the Sundance Institute 

Appeared in a reading of JAROCK MASH-UP at Hunter College's MFA Playwriting program

Appeared in a reading of a new play by Xavier Galva at the Lark

Appeared in a reading of HOW IT FEELS TO FALL FROM THE SKY at the Lark

Appeared in a reading of TELL THEM I'M STILL YOUNG, produced by Andre Braugher

Performed in Noor Theatre's 48 HOURS FORUM

Performed ADR for the upcoming feature film "Eli Moran"

APRIL 2019

Named a "Theatre Worker You Should Know" by American Theatre Magazine: 

https://www.americantheatre.org/2019/04/04/6-theatre-workers-you-should-know-32/?fbclid=IwAR1lUElRXur7qG1CYqh8tbghdO1CO1_UbxSPiljJom6-wG1KMGFAFrwYmlU

BLACK DOVES wins the Barbour Playwrights Award: https://www.broadwayworld.com/article/Reynaldo-Piniellas-Black-Doves-Wins-The-12th-Anniversary-Barbour-Playwrights-Award-20190408

Appeared in a reading of WE SWIM, WE TALK, WE GO TO WAR at NYTW

Appeared in the Sloan/TFI screenplay readings at the Tribeca Film Festival

Appeared in a reading of THE TRADE by Donja Love at the Lark and the Juilliard School

Appeared in a reading of SEXY ASIAN DOCTOR HUSBAND by Leah Nanako Winkler at the Lark

Appeared in a reading of KIDNAPPING JANE DOE by David Zheng at the Lark

Appeared in a reading of WEST END with the Cincinnati Playhouse In The Park

Appeared in a reading of SIBLING RIVALRIES with Liberation Theatre Company at the Cell

Appeared in a series of readings at the Weeksville Heritage Center with the New Black Fest

Appeared in a reading of SONNY'S SONG by Germono Toussaint

Performed ADR for a new feature film

MARCH 2019

 

Awarded with the Fox Foundation Resident Actor Fellowship from TCG: https://circle.tcg.org/blogs/emilya-cachapero/2019/03/12/tcg-announces-thirteenth-round-of-fox-foundation-r?ssopc=1

"Black Doves" is read at the Episcopal Actors Guild: https://www.broadwayworld.com/article/Episcopal-Actors-Guild-Presents-BLACK-DOVES-By-Reynaldo-Piniella-20190307

Appeared in a reading of WE LOST THE SEA at the Public Theater

Appeared in a reading of CAROUSEL OF DEMOCRACY at New York Theatre Workshop

Appeared in a reading of FENCES with Arts in the Armed Forces

Appeared in a reading of REPARATIONS at the Playwrights Realm

Appeared in a reading of LIPSTICK LOBOTOMY at Columbia University

FEBRUARY 2019

"Madeline's Madeline" will be shown at MOMA: https://www.moma.org/calendar/events/5208?fbclid=IwAR10Ys4RHvW7laSw-2UpAnn5Z8LMSO5yEfW8QUXjGD4qVKY4ESDZmel01Bs

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"Black Doves" is a recipient of a 2019 HB Studio Residency:https://hbstudio.org/announcing-the-2019-hb-residency-recipients/

Performed in a reading of #newslaves at New York Theatre Workshop

 

Performed in a bilingual adaptation of ANTIGONE with Epic Theater Ensemble

Performed in a reading of the Sexual Harassment plays with the Working Theater

Performed in a reading of ANTIGONE at the Baruch Performing Arts Center

Performed in an evening of short plays with the Working Theater

Performed in a reading of SOPHIE'S SWEET 16 with Step 1 Theatre Project

 

Workshopped a new podcast drama for Gimlet Media
 

JANUARY 2019

 

THE SPACE BETWEEN THE LETTERS opens at the Public Theater's Under the Radar Festival

“Madeline’s Madeline” is nominated for "Best Picture" by the International Cinephile Society 

"Black Doves" is a finalist for the Thomas Barbour playwriting award

Appeared in a reading of ALLOND[R]A at the New Ohio Theatre

Appeared in a reading of CALLING PUERTO RICO at the IATI Theater

Participated as an actor in Pipeline Theatre's Springboard series

Took Ballet lessons at Ailey Extension

Took Singing lessons at City Music School

DECEMBER 2018

“Madeline’s Madeline” is named one of the best films of 2018 by the New Yorker

Appeared in a reading of DESSERT at New York Theatre Workshop

Appeared in a reading of FISH at the Keen Company

 

Appeared in a workshop of ORIGINAL SOUND at the Cherry Lane Theater

 

Performed in a reading of ALBATROSS at the Lark

Appeared in a reading with Play X Play at 440 Studios

 

NOVEMBER 2018

Cast in INCOMING! THE SPACE BETWEEN THE LETTERS at the Public Theater’s Under the Radar Festival

 

Nominated for Best Actor in a Drama by Broadway World for “Romeo” in ROMEO & JULIET at Shakespeare Festival St. Louis

 

Appeared in a reading of 72 MILES TO GO at Roundabout Theatre Company 

 

Appeared in a reading of EL COQUI ESPECTACULAR AND THE BOTTLE OF DOOM at MCC Theater

 

Performed as an actor for The Lark’s Playwriting workshop

 

Cast in the 52nd St. Project’s upcoming show “Head In The Clouds: The Ambitious Plays”

 

Appeared in a reading of EVEN FLOWERS BLOOM IN HELL at the Lark

 

Performed ADR for an upcoming feature film

 

Performed ADR for the upcoming Netflix series “Tales of the City”

 

OCTOBER 2018

“Madeline’s Madeline” is released on ITunes

 

“Madeline’s Madeline” is nominated for Best Picture at the Gotham Awards

 

Filmed a lead role in the upcoming film “Freedom Shadow”

 

Appeared in ANTIGONE IN FERGUSON with Theatre Of War at Harlem Stage

 

Appeared in a reading of IMPACT at Ars Nova

 

Appeared in a reading of UNDESIRABLES at the Lark

 

Appeared in a reading of HONKY at Urban Stages

 

Appeared in a reading of THE BEAR PLAY at the Bushwick Film Festival

 

Appeared in a reading of the Sexual Harassment plays with the Working Theater

 

Appeared in a reading of A DEAD BLACK MAN at The Tank

 

”Keloid” is accepted into the Austin Film Festival

 

Performed ADR for “Blue Bloods” on CBS

 

Performed ADR for the upcoming feature film “Someone Great”

 

Performed ADR for the upcoming feature film “The Palimpsest”

 

Spotlighted by “Mixed in America” 

 

SEPTEMBER 2018

“Us & Them” will air on Sony Crackle

 

“Madeline’s Madeline” will release in the UK: https://www.screendaily.com/news/mubi-takes-uk-rights-to-josephine-deckers-madelines-madeline-exclusive/5133056.article

 

Thrillist names “Madeline’s Madeline” one of the best films of 2018 so far: https://www.thrillist.com/amphtml/entertainment/nation/best-movies-of-2018?__twitter_impression=true

 

Appeared in a print ad for Literary Partners

 

Appeared in a reading of STRINGS at the Long Wharf Theater

 

Appeared in a reading of ...AND THE HORSE YOU RODE IN ON at NY Stage & Film

 

Appeared in a reading of COME AS YOU ARE with ShadowCatcher Entertainment

 

Appeared in a reading of the screenplay THE NIGHT MAN at United Talent Agency

 

Appeared in a reading of SEVERANCE by Jack Gilbert

 

Attended a voice class with Nancy Houfek at the Actors Center

 

AUGUST 2018

“Madeline’s Madeline” is released nationwide: https://quadcinema.com/film/madelines-madeline/

 

Performed in readings of 72 MILES TO GO and RICHARD & JANE & DICK & SALLY at Two River Theater

 

Performed in a reading of an audio play with Gimlet Media

 

Performed in the “Mind The Gap” readings at New York Theatre Workshop

 

Performed in a reading of “The Sexual Harassment” plays with the Working Theater

 

Performed in readings of ALBINO DEER with Quick Silver Theater Company 

 

Performed in a reading of SATCHEL at the Castillo Theatre

 

Performed in a reading of THE FIRST AND THE FINEST at the Playroom Theater

 

Performed ADR for the upcoming feature film “The Cat and the Moon”

 

Performed ADR for “The Deuce” on HBO

 

Performed ADR for “The Sinner” on USA

 

JULY 2018

Served in the acting company of the Filmmakers’ Workshop at NY Stage & Film: https://www.newyorkstageandfilm.org/filmmakers-workshop

 

Appeared in a reading of LEAVING LAZY OAK LANE at NY Stage & Film

 

“Madeline’s Madeline” screens at the Maine International Film Festival: https://www.miff.org/film/madelines-madeline/

 

“Madeline’s Madeline” screens at the Fantasia International Film Festival: https://fantasiafestival.com/en/films/madelines-madeline

 

“Madeline’s Madeline” screens at the Indie Street Film Festival 

 

Performed in a reading of THE SECRET COURT with Abingdon Theatre Company 

 

Appeared in a reading of R AND J at Juilliard

 

Performed ADR for “The Deuce” on HBO

 

Performed ADR for “The Sinner” on USA

 

JUNE 2018

“Madeline’s Madeline” screens at BAMCinemaFest

 

ROMEO & JULIET closes at Shakespeare Festival St. Louis

 

SHADOWBAHN releases on BBC Radio 4

 

“Madeline’s Madeline” is named one of the best movies of 2018 (so far) by Paste Magazine

 

The New Yorker lists “Madeline’s Madeline” as one of it’s “Things To Do This Weekend”: https://www.newyorker.com/culture/likes/what-to-do-in-new-york-city-this-weekend

 

“Madeline’s Madeline” screens at the Greenwich International Film Festival

 

“Madeline’s Madeline” screens at the Lighthouse International Film Festival 

 

“Madeline’s Madeline” screens at the Provincetown Film Festival

 

“Madeline’s Madeline” screens at the Midnight Sun Film Festival

 

“Madeline’s Madeline” screens at Ragtag Cinema

 

“Keloid” wins Best Web Series award at the American Black Film Festival 

 

“Keloid” screens at Web Series Wednesday’s: https://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/06/06/movies-under-the-stars-web-series-wednesday

 

Participated in a reading of PERFECT SPIRAL at Abingdon Theatre Company

 

MAY 2018

 

ROMEO AND JULIET starts performances at Shakespeare Festival St. Louis: https://www.broadwayworld.com/st-louis/article/ROMEO-JULIET-Opens-In-Forest-Park-20180521

 

ROMEO AND JULIET starts rehearsal at Shakespeare Festival St. Louis

 

Interviewed by the St. Louis American: http://www.stlamerican.com/entertainment/living_it/piniella-leads-rainbow-cast-of-shakespeare-festival-st-louis-s/article_a7135a1c-5f03-11e8-9001-c793eae62ad2.html

 

Interviewed by STL Night Life: https://www.facebook.com/notes/stlnightout/finding-romeo-a-q-a-with-reynaldo-piniella-of-romeo-juliet/1737844299617121/

 

“Madeline’s Madeline” is accepted to BAMcinemafest

 

“Madeline’s Madeline” is named one of the 40 films to see this summer by The Film Stage: https://thefilmstage.com/features/40-films-to-see-this-summer-2018/4/

 

“Madeline’s Madeline” is named one of the 10 must-see female directed films of Summer 2018: http://www.indiewire.com/2018/04/female-directors-new-movies-women-filmakers-summer-2018-1201951495/

 

“Madeline’s Madeline” screens at the Maryland Film Festival

 

“Madeline’s Madeline” screens at the Dallas International Film Festival

 

“Keloid” screens is accepted into the American Black Film Festival 

 

“10 Second Barrier” screens at the United Palace of Cultural Arts

 

April 2018

HOW WE HEAR opens at the Laguardia Performing Arts Center

 

Appeared in the BBC Radio drama “Shadowbahn”

 

Appeared in the Public Shakespeare Initiative workshop of TWELFTH NIGHT

 

Appeared in a reading of THE SECOND MAIDEN’S TRAGEDY with Red Bull Theater

 

Appeared in the reading of SOFT at the New Black Fest

 

Appeared in a reading of THE SECRET COURT at NY Live Arts

 

Appeared in a reading of MADNESS, IN THE CLEARING OF BLUE with Rising Circle Theater Collective

 

Appeared as a guest speaker at the New School of Drama

 

Participated in a reading of THE PLAN at New Georges

 

“Madeline’s Madeline” will be released nationwide on August 10th

 

“Madeline’s Madeline” screens at the Sarasota Film Festival

 

“Madeline’s Madeline” screens at the Chattanooga Film Festival 

 

“Madeline’s Madeline” screens at the Singapore International Festival of the Arts

 

“Madeline’s Madeline” screens at IFFBoston

 

“Madeline’s Madeline” screens at the Montclair Film Festival 

 

Took Salsa dancing classes at Salsa in Queens

 

Performed ADR for a new feature film

 

MARCH 2018

“Sneaky Pete” Season 2 is released on Amazon

 

TERMINUS closes Off-Broadway at New York Theater Workshop Next Door

 

“Madeline’s Madeline” gets distribution: http://variety.com/2018/film/news/molly-parker-drama-madelines-madeline-1202715504/amp/?__twitter_impression=true

 

“Madeline’s Madeline” will screen at the Istanbul Film Festival 

 

“Madeline’s Madeline” will screen at the Cleveland International Film Festival

 

“Madeline’s Madeline” will screen at the Tallahassee Film Festival 

 

Appeared in a reading of WHAT OF THE NIGHT at New York Theater Workshop

 

Appeared in a reading of the screenplay “The Secret Life of La Mariposa”

 

Appeared in a reading of the Harassment Plays with the Working Theater

 

Appeared in a reading of THE TESSERACT PLAY at the Drawing Board

 

Appeared in a reading of ASYLUM at the Castillo Theatre

 

Performed ADR for the CBS series “The Good Fight”

 

Performed ADR for a new feature film 

 

FEBRUARY 2018

TERMINUS opens Off-Broadway at New York Theater Workshop Next Door

 

Cast as Romeo in the Shakespeare Festival St. Louis production of ROMEO & JULIET: https://www.broadwayworld.com/st-louis/article/Shakespeare-Festival-St-Louis-Announces-Cast-For-ROMEO-JULIET-20180212

 

Appeared in a reading of THOUGHTS OF A COLORED MAN, directed by Taye Diggs

 

Appeared in a reading of WILDER with Clubbed Thumb

 

Appeared in a reading of BUTTERFLIES IN THE MIST at the National Black Theatre

 

Participated in a reading of HOW WE HEAR for LPAC’s Rough Draft Festival 

 

“The Blaise EP” is released online: https://vimeo.com/179535771

 

Performed ADR for a new feature film

 

January 2018

Cast in TERMINUS at New York Theater Workshop Next Door: https://www.broadwayworld.com/off-off-broadway/article/Obie-Drama-Desk-Winner-Deirdre-OConnell-To-Star-In-TERMINUS-At-Next-Door-20180105

 

“Madeline’s Madeline” is named the #2 most anticipated film of 2018 by Filmmaker Magazine: http://filmmakermagazine.com/104261-the-50-most-anticipated-american-independent-films-of-2018/#.WlY0jyPVSYU

 

Indiewire calls “Madeline’s Madeline” “one of the boldest and most invigorating films of the 21st century”: http://www.indiewire.com/2018/01/madelines-madeline-review-josephine-decker-miranda-july-helena-howard-sundance-2018-1201920965/

 

The New Yorker names “Madeline’s Madeline” one of the most inspired films at the Sundance Film Festival: https://www.newyorker.com/culture/richard-brody/three-inspired-movies-from-the-2018-sundance-film-festival

 

The Village Voice names “Madeline’s Madeline” the best film of the 2018 Sundance Film Festival: https://www.villagevoice.com/2018/01/28/madelines-madeline-the-best-film-i-saw-at-sundance/

 

Indiewire names “Madeline’s Madeline” one of the 21 movies to see at the Sundance Film Festival: http://www.indiewire.com/2018/01/sundance-2018-most-anticipated-films-1201915140/

 

Appeared in the trailer for “Sneaky Pete” season 2 on Amazon: https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=20&v=AEyLTSwNqbw

 

“Madeline’s Madeline” is accepted into the Berlin Film Festival

 

Directed IWFLRJ by Andrew Rincon for the TONGUES: reading series at the Cherry Lane Theater

 

Appeared in a reading of THE SECRET COURT at New York Live Arts

 

Appeared in a reading of THE RUSSIAN AND THE JEW at the Tank

 

Participated in a workshop of THE FIGHT OF A MIGRANT with the Cincinnati Playhouse In The Park

 

Participated in a reading of FOR CHANCE by Chima Clarke

 

“The Babysitter’s Pub” wins Best Web Series and is nominated for Best Humor at the Top Indie Film awards

 

Spoke at the 1st ever “A Pressing Conference” at Abrons Arts Center on behalf of the Artist Campaign School

 

Performed ADR for “Blue Bloods” on CBS

 

Performed ADR for “The Good Fight” on CBS

 

Two trailers for “The Blaise EP” are released 

 

The trailer for the Artist Campaign School is released: https://vimeo.com/247441323/af9ee6aea0

 

Took a Juggling class with JuggleFit

 

Took a Rock Climbing class at Brooklyn Boulders