Wesley Cappiello

Wesley Cappiello

Wesley Cappiello (he/him) is a New York-based actor, dancer, singer, and playwright. Born in Princeton, NJ, this Jersey boy has been in love with the theater since a very young age. This set the foundation for Wesley to cultivate his love and passion for creating theatrical works of fiction. He holds a BFA in Musical Theatre from Montclair State University in Montclair, NJ. His plays have been performed...
Wesley Cappiello (he/him) is a New York-based actor, dancer, singer, and playwright. Born in Princeton, NJ, this Jersey boy has been in love with the theater since a very young age. This set the foundation for Wesley to cultivate his love and passion for creating theatrical works of fiction. He holds a BFA in Musical Theatre from Montclair State University in Montclair, NJ. His plays have been performed virtually, with a premiere production set to be mounted in 2021.

When not writing, Wesley can typically be found trying out new recipes in the kitchen or listening to true crime podcasts. Other times, he can be found snuggled up with his cat, Valentino Versace.

Be sure to visit his website for more information!

Plays

  • Lucy in the Sea With Darvon
    Following the suicide of their twin sister Lucy, estranged siblings Lindsey and Levy are left wondering how to move on. As they struggle to reconnect, mutual disdain over past mistakes reaches a boiling point, buried family secrets are exposed, and lives are changed forever.
  • The Waiting Room
    In the near future, America is run by The Leader, an oppressive dictator. When four strangers awaken in an underground battlefield, their task is simple: figure out their mutual link in order to survive. When it becomes clear only one of the four will make it out alive, tensions build to an unforgettable, shocking climax. THE WAITING ROOM is recommended for mature audiences only.
  • Where the Snow Never Ends
    Commissioned as part of a ten-minute play bake-off festival for the Langhorne Players in Newtown, PA, WHERE THE SNOW NEVER ENDS follows Amy, a broken-down drunk, as she copes with spending her first Christmas alone.

Recommended by Wesley Cappiello

  • Tiny Dead Things
    22 Dec. 2020
    A brilliant, fresh play with complex characters-each with a specific, dynamic story arc. A true ensemble piece that grips you from start to finish!