Biography

Huertas-Justin

Justin Huertas

Justin won a Gregory Award for New Play and Lead Actor in a Musical for work on his original musical Lizard Boy (Seattle Repertory Theatre). Seattle Shakespeare Company: Twelfth Night (Wooden O, 2012), Much Ado About Nothing. Seattle Repertory Theatre: Lizard Boy, Speech and Debate. The 5th Avenue Theatre: Grease, Secondhand Lions. ArtsWest: American Idiot. Village Theatre: In the Heights (Gregory Nomination, Supporting Actor in a Musical). The late, great Balagan Theatre: Avenue Q, Spring Awakening. Justin played cello for the Broadway national tour of Spring Awakening. He also performs around Seattle in the folk-rock duo Hanschen & Ilse with frequent collaborator and best friend Kirsten deLohr Helland.

Romeo and Juliet

By William Shakespeare

Directed by Vanessa Miller

An intimate love story to enchant us again and again.

Much Ado About Nothing

By William Shakespeare
Directed by George Mount

Shakespeare's vibrant comic celebration of romance will have you cheering when love eventually wins out.

Twelfth Night

By William Shakespeare
Directed by Makaela Pollock

Performed in parks throughout the Puget Sound region

Love has everyone unglued in Illyria

Twelfth Night (WO 2012)Twelfth Night (WO 2012)Twelfth Night (WO 2012)Jennifer Lee Taylor as Beatrice and Matt Shimkus as Benedick with the cast of Seattle Shakespeare Company's 2013 production of "Much Ado About Nothing." Photo by John Ulman.Justin Huertas as Balthasar, Jim Gall as Don Pedro, Jay Myers as Claudio, and Peter A. Jacobs as Leonato in Seattle Shakespeare Company's 2013 production of "Much Ado About Nothing." Photo by John Ulman.Romeo and Juliet (2016)
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