Stefan Espinosa

CRUTCHIE, NEWSIES

MARIO FANTINI, BRAVO, CARUSO!

FIGHT CHOREOGRAPHER


Stefan is thrilled to be joining the amazing artists of UFOMT again this summer in beautiful Cache Valley. Some favorite past UFOMT roles include: The Baker in Into the Woods,  Clopin in Hunchback, The Cat in Seussical, Tateh in Ragtime, Smee in Peter Pan, Mordred in Camelot, Pooh-bah in The Mikado, Motel in Fiddler on the Roof, and Thenardier in Les Misérables. You may have also seen Stefan on stage with the Old Lyric Repertory Company in recent productions of Little Shop of HorrorsAmadeusBig River, Drood, And Then There Were None, and Noises Off to name a few. Stefan has also been the dialect coach and fight choreographer of past UFOMT seasons. Stefan currently runs the Utah Festival Conservatory of the Performing Arts and teaches in the theatre department at Idaho State University with his beloved wife Vanessa Ballam, and is utterly devoted to her, their darling son, Sebastian, and their daughter who will be born this summer.

  • 2018
    • Director, Snoopy, You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown
    • Baker, Into the Woods
    • Dialect Coach, Full Season
    • Fight Choreographer, Full Season
  • 2017
    • The Cat in the Hat, Seussical
    • Clopin Trouillefou, The Hunchback of Notre Dame
    • Will Womers, Rex
    • Fight Choreographer, Full Season
  • 2016
    • Tateh, Ragtime
    • Maestro Spinelloccio, Gianni Schicchi
    • Smee, Peter Pan
  • 2014
    • Thénardier, Fight Choreographer, Les Misérables
    • Ali Hakim, Fight Choreographer, Oklahoma!
  • 2013
    • Motel, Fiddler on the Roof
    • Will Somers, Rex
    • Gad, Joseph...Dreamcoat
    • Fight Choreographer, Otello
  • 2010
    • Baron Elberfeld, The Sound of Music
    • Rusty Charlie, Guys and Dolls
  • 2009
    • Mordred, Camelot
    • Pooh-Bah, The Mikado