"an out and out superstar...natural yet unexpected"- OnStage Blog Review, 'Mary's Little Monster'
Andrew Christopher Dispensa was born in Yorktown Heights, New York. In his early youth he developed a love for film, basketball and his heritage. After high school he attended Elon University in North Carolina, where he graduated with a BA in Cinema Production and a minor in Italian Studies. It was at Elon where he took his first acting class and began acting in his fellow film major's productions. After teaching English for a year in Rome, he was accepted to the American Academy of Dramatic Arts, a 2 year conservatory program. Upon graduating, he went on to work with the Academy's Company for their 2014-2015 season. Since then he has performed on the Off-Broadway stages of NYC and abroad and worked in film and voice over. Outside of his work Andy enjoys going to the cinema, writing music, reading novels of all genres, and traveling. One of his lifelong dreams is to visit Japan extensively and immerse himself fully in the culture. Andy is also an avid Miami Dolphins and New York Knicks fan.