Ed Reggi is a lifelong storyteller who has the stories to prove it. Growing up in the Big Apple, Ed first honed his acting career by sneaking into the NBC studios across his Brooklyn street home. He later earned his B.F.A. at Fontbonne University and moved to Chicago where he continued his study at The Second City. Ed currently teaches acting and improvisation at Southern Illinois University in Edwardsville. He is a proud Wolf Trap Teaching Artist with Wolf Trap Affiliate Springboard to Learning.
Ed Reggi is a Certified Practitioner in Applied Improvisation and facilitates communication workshops all over the globe. He also ghostwrites for stand-up comedians, television hosts and internet personalities. You can watch Reggi (portraying himself) teaching improv on Oprah Winfrey’s nationally syndicated TV show, Welcome to Sweetie Pie’s. Reggi has been fortunate to work side-by-side with some of the most respected actors including: Mike Rock, Keegan-Michael Key, Amy Poehler, Anna Deavere Smith, Valeria Harper, Bob Keeshan, George Clooney, Raven Symone and Avery Schreiber.
Ed Reggi’s husband Scott is a social worker and they live in Downtown St. Louis with their charming dogs Oscar and Phoenix.