Leo Cortez - Director of Outreach and Education

PCPA (since 1989): Director: Lifeboat, Rounding Third; Actor: Louis XI/Statue/Gypsy/Soldier, The Hunchback of Notre Dame; Ezekiel Cheever, The Crucible; Mr. Blumen/Parker’s Dad/Senior O’Brien/Officer Kowalski, Freaky Friday; Wiesel, Newsies; Pirag├╝ero, In The Heights, Sir William Catesby, Richard III; Sancho Panza, Man of La Mancha; Fighting Prawn, Peter and the Starcatcher; Presidente Santa Anna, The San Patricios; Sir Bedevere, Spamalot; Antonio, The Tempest; Thurio/Launce, The Two Gentlemen of Verona; Mimo, The Heart’s Desire; Anna in the Tropics; Bouchard/Gauguin, Inventing Van Gogh; Homenides, A Flea in Her Ear

Other Theatres: Director: San Luis Obispo Little Theatre, Utah Festival Opera, Santa Maria Civic Theatre, The Western Stage, Monterey Peninsula College. Actor: Max Bialystock, The Producers; Lawrence Garfield, Other People’s Money; Sagot, Picasso at the Lapin Agile; Zangara/Guiteau, Assassins; Mendal, Falsettoland; Seymour, Little Shop of Horrors; Toby, Sweeney Todd; Sparkish, The Country Wife; Bottom, A Midsummer Night’s Dream; Tonya Chili Verde, Karaoke Queens of the St. James

Training: BFA, Webster University St. Louis, MO