GILMORE RIZZO is an award winning musical theatre and cabaret performer. Two time Best Male Cabaret Artist Broadway World Award Nominee. Cousin to legendary singer Bobby Darin & Jazz Flugelhorn player Chuck Mangione.
On television Gilmore was seen as Tony for 8 1/2 years recurring on the EMMY Award winning series Murphy Brown. Guest appearances on Roseanne, Matlock, Step By Step, Ellen, The Finelli Boys, Murder She Wrote, Living In Captivity. Also a freelance television producer for HGTV, A&E, SOAPnet, E!, The Discovery Channel, and Bravo. Starring in the award winning Pasadena International Film Festival Mocumentary “Attack Of The Film Festivals”.
On stage he was seen playing James Skimmer in Walt Disney’s El Capitan Theater original production of PAZZAZZ!, written by Disney Icon tunesmith Richard Sherman. Co-starring JoAnne Worley & Adam Wylie. Shared the stage with TONY winners Joan Ryan & Billy Hutton at the Wilton Theatre S.T.A.G.E. Benefit in “Joseph And The Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat”. Played Mafia Kingpin Sal Penza in the new Mark Saltzman off Broadway musical “Romeo & Bernadette”. A continuous west coast tour of his own cabaret shows “That’s Amore! An American Italian Songbook” and The BubbleGum’s Anonymous hit “Chew On This!”.
Two years with PS UNDERGROUND productions of “Light”, “Sitcom”, “Dark Door”, “Nod To Mod”, “Blind Broadway”, “Sparkle”, “Ho!”.
Starting the third season 2019 with Five Star Adventure Tours critically acclaimed “Toast To The Stars: Variety Show” where they pay tribute to the stars who made Palm Springs their home, or their permanent vacation destination