Lou Liberatore is a Tony Award, Drama Desk and Outer Critics Circle Award nominee for his portrayal of “Larry” alongside John Malkovich and Joan Allen in Lanford Wilson’s BURN THIS. Lou made his Broadway debut in William M. Hoffman’s groundbreaking play, AS IS, the first play about the AIDS crisis to premiere on the
Off-Broadway credits include Circle Repertory Company performances of RICHARD II, BLACK ANGEL, THE GREAT GRANDSON OF JEDIDIAH KOHLER, AS IS and BURN THIS. Other Off-Broadway credits include performances at the Vineyard Theatre (THE WAITING ROOM and ONE OF THE ALL-TIME GREATS), Manhattan Theatre Club (SIGHT UNSEEN), Ensemble Studio Theatre (TURNABOUT), Naked Angels (LOVE), Lark Theatre Company (PERA PALAS), Penguin Repertory (THE WOUND OF LOVE), Orpheum (UNIDENTIFIED HUMAN REMAINS AND THE TRUE NATURE OF LOVE), Provincetown Theatre Festival, SOMETHING CLOUDY, SOMETHING CLEAR, and Peccadillo Theatre Company, ROCKET TO THE MOON.
Regional theatre credits include the Berkeley Repertory Theatre (THE INTELLIGENT HOMOSEXUAL'S GUIDE TO CAPITALISM AND SOCIALISM WITH A KEY TO THE SCRIPTURES, Theatre J Washington DC ( THE INTELLIGENT HOMOSEXUAL'S GUIDE TO CAPITALISM AND SOCIALISM WITH A KEY TO THE SCRIPTURES, Westport Country Playhouse (THAT CHAMPIONSHIP SEASON and DIARY OF ANNE FRANK), Two River Theatre (A THOUSAND CLOWNS), Pioneer Theatre Company (12 ANGRY MEN), Centerstage (ARSENIC & OLD LACE), Shadow Lawn (THE ODD COUPLE & WAIT UNTIL DARK), Alley Theatre (DANTON’S DEATH), and the Steppenwolf Theatre Company and Mark Taper Forum (BURN THIS).
West Coast theatre credits include the Arcade Theatre (TOO VERBAL), Incline Theare Company (RAFT OF THE MEDUSA), Coast Theatre (CHILD'S PLAY) and (GRAND JUNCTION-THE TRAIN PLAY), Tiffany Theatre (THE KILLING OF MICHAEL MALLOY) and the Fountain Theatre (ECKERMAN'S PENIS).
Theatre directing credit includes the Midtown International Theatre Festival, UNSILENCED.
TV and Film acting credits include The Good Wife, Nurse Jackie, Sex and the City, Law & Order (3), Who’s The Boss?, Tales of the City, Mary and Louise, Box, Blood from a Stoner, It’s My Party, Rosen’s Son, Honey, I Shrunk the Audience (Epcot), Original Sin, She Was Marked for Murder, Tom Clancy’s Op-Center, Baby Brokers, Combat High, Swift Justice, Confessions: Two Faces of Evil, Marked for Murder, If It’s Tuesday It Still Must Be Belgium, One Life to Live, Guiding Light and Another World. Directing credits include “Water With Lemon” (Pilot).
Lou has had the pleasure of performing with numerous notable stage, film and TV actors including Charlton Heston, Eva Gabor (TV Pilot), George Clooney, Cybil Sheppard, Sarah Jessica Parker, Courtney Cox, Sam Waterston, Ann Jillian, Tony Danza, Judith Light, Richard Thomas, Veanne Cox, William Hurt, Doris Roberts, Eric Roberts, Marlee Matlin, Roddy McDowell, Rick Moranis, Tracy Nelson, Bronson Pinchot, Renee Taylor, Eric Idle, Chloe Webb, Laura Linney, Jeremy Sisto, Olivia Newton-John, Lee Grant, George Segal, Stephanie Powers, Powers Boothe and Gregory Harrison.
Lou is a lifetime member of the Ensemble Studio Theatre in