Julio Fuentes – originally from the Philippines – is currently a Vancouver-based musical theatre performer and creative as well as a dance educator and choreographer.
Select theatre credits include In The Heights, Mary Poppins, Beauty & The Beast (Arts Club), The Little Prince – World Premiere (Theatre Calgary), Mamma Mia (Citadel Theatre, Arts Club, Stage West Calgary, World Theatre Productions Guam), Matilda (RMTC, Citadel Theatre, Arts Club), and The Little Mermaid, for which he received an Ovation nomination for best supporting actor as Sebastian (Align Entertainment). You can find Julio as a featured ensemble member in the new Apple TV musical series Schmigadoon!
Julio has recently worked as an associate choreographer and movement director at the Shaw Festival for their 2020 and 2021 seasons. He is also making his choreography debut in his hometown with Arts Club’s production of Dolly Parton’s Smoky Mountain Christmas Carol.
Julio believes that representation is integral to theatre and is proud to be a Filipino immigrant working in this industry.