: Plays Simon Stimson in "Our Town" play by Thornton Wilder (Westport Country Playhouse, Westport, Connecticut, USA).
5' 9¼" (1.76 m)
Did You Know?
If you want to be a theater actor, where do you live now? Young actors struggle on a Broadway salary. A lot of them live in shoe boxes; some of them are literally three to a shoebox. New York has gotten prohibitively expensive.
He attended Glendale High School in Glendale, Arizona, and then Phoenix College and the University of Arizona. He later studied at New York University where he met budding playwright Tony Kushner
. After seeing him in a university production, Kushner invited Spinella to be in his play, "The Age of Assassins" and began writing parts specifically for the actor.