Anthony J. Gasbarre, III was born in Leavenworth Kansas. As a young man Anthony discovered his passion for the performing arts and immersed himself in it. Utilizing the overwhelming support of the arts in the Kansas City Metro area Anthony performed in Shawnee Missions Theatre in the Park, The Sound of Music "Rolf" and regionally in Kansas City's Starlight Theatre, Cinderella (Dir. Mark Madama), Xanadu (Dir. Dan Knechtges). Anthony pursued his passion and perfected his craft further graduating from Wichita State University earning his Bachelor of Fine Arts in Musical Theatre. Anthony gained professional experience on stage throughout his years in school, and currently performs in productions nation wide.
During Anthony's time at Wichita State he performed in numerous main stage shows, Good News "Grubbs", She Loves Me (Dir. Wayne Bryan) Crazy For You "Billy", The Dead Guy "Eldon Phelps", Into The Woods "The Wolf', and Chicago "Billy Flynn" (Dir. Stephen Kopel). Anthony's Kansas City and Regional credits include: Musical Theater Heritage, Hello Dolly! "Stanley", Cabaret "Max", CATS “Rum Tum Tugger” and their "Spectacular Christmas Show!"; Crown Uptown Theatre, CATS "Rum Tum Tugger" Rocky Horror "Riff Raff"; also performing at New Theatre, The Addams Family and Chicago (Ch. Ricky Hinds) KC Starlight GREASE “Sonny”. Anthony also portrayed "Sir Galahad" in SPAMalot! at New Hampshire's, Barnstormers Theatre and recently performed at Maine State Music Theatre as "Joey" in Saturday Night Fever.