Biographical Information:

Dates: 1965 -Dates in Ridgefield: attended Ridgefield High School 1979-1982
plays, journalism
actor, playwright, journalist

Paul Stroili’s stage appearances began in Ridgefield High School. He attended the State University of New York, New Paltz, then headed west, first to Chicago and then Los Angeles. He is managing director of Los Angeles’ Sea Glass Theatre and has appeared in over 50 plays, including the original Chicago cast of Tony ‘n Tina’s Wedding as well as Under Milkwood, and Wonder of the World. His television credits include Malcolm in the Middle and Getting Personal. He has written for The Los Angeles Times and The Chicago Tribune. His one-person play, Straight Up with a Twist, which he has performed over 600 times nationally, was performed Off-Broadway as well as at the Ridgefield Playhouse in 2003. He lives with his wife, Monica Kaiser, in Los Angeles.
--Sources: www.straight-up.com; www.latalkradio.com