Dina DiCostanzo is an actress/singer/dancer/director/choreographer who performs regularly in and around Chicagoland.
Her stage accomplishments include work at Paramount Theatre, Marriott Theatre Lincolnshire, Drury Lanes Oakbrook and Water Tower, Victory Gardens, The Mercury, The Lakeshore, Theatre at the Center, Northlight Theatre, Center Stage Baltimore and Capital Rep in Albany NY. She earned a Jeff Award nomination for her performance as Flaemmchen in Grand Hotel at Drury Lane, Water Tower.
Directing and choreography credits include Porchlight Theatre, Metropolis Theatre, CPA Theatricals, Highland Park Players, Music on Stage, Fremont Street, The Performer’s School, and more. Dina also choreographed the 2019 hit, Miracle the Musical, a show about the Cubs 2016 World Series win that saw a successful run at the Royal George.
Dina has appeared in numerous television and print ads for Marshall Fields, The Roomplace, Aurora Health Care, Payless Shoe Source, Cottonelle and more, and has taken on roles in independent film and television productions including a featured role on Dick Wolf’s NBC show, Chicago Justice. She is the founder and co-lead singer of the world’s first and only female-fronted yacht rock cover band, The Yacht Rock-ettes and spent 17 years flapping and twirling her pearls as Lola at Tommy Guns Garage, Chicago’s longest running dinner theatre review! (RIP 2020)
On her down time, Dina enjoys toddling around town as a regular of the Chicago swing dance scene, eating Italian food, and hanging with her dog Lou Malnutti. Thanks for visiting!