Joshua visited LWHS Theatre in June of 2018, as he was in town performing as Marius in the touring version of Les Miserables.
Joshua Grosso is a Musical Theatre major at Carnegie Mellon University's School of Drama. He has the distinction of being the winner of the 2012 National High School Musical Theater Award for Best Performance by an Actor; his award-winning performance was presented at Broadway's Minskoff Theatre. Joshua was also featured in the PBS documentary Broadway or Bust. He recently took part in his first professional reading, Tinyard Hill, at Arts Garage's Summer Tune-Up series.
Pittsburghers may know him from shows during his college career, including The Full Monty for director Patrick Wilson, and as Fabrizio in The Light in the Piazza for Front Porch Productions. Television audiences got to know him as the best actor winner of the 2012 Jimmy Awards — the National High School Musical Theater program co-founded by Pittsburgh CLO’s Van Kaplan — which were filmed for the PBS documentary Broadway or Bust.
Since then he has appeared in In The Heights and most recently he can be seen in the TV Series Rise.
Thanks for coming Joshua, it was a blast.