José de la Cuesta is a well-known director/choreographer living in NY. Credits include: “A Chorus Line”, “Sugar Babies”, “West Side Story”, and “42nd Street”. His work has been performed at Carnegie Hall twice and he wrote and directory an original production called “A Funky Fairytale” for Trumps Casino in Atlantic City to critical acclaim and was held over twice. He received the prestigious Carbonnell Awad for best choreographer for The Broward Stage Door Production of “42nd Street”. As a performer Jose has worked in all areas of performing and has toured extensively in the United States and Internationally. He has also worked with such stars as Chita Rivera, Barbara Eden, Brooke Shields, and Lonnie Anderson among others. He is also a renowned teacher and has worked at several studios and universities nationwide and is currently on the staff of Broadway Dance Center and was a professor of dance at Farleigh Dickinson University. He was the resident director/choreographer for Hersheypark for many years and wrote many of their shows. His work there won several awards for Best Themepark Shows in the country and internationally. He most recently direct a hit production of “South Pacific” and is starting a production of “Titanic” as well as an original nightclub show he created, “All That Jazz” based on the music of Kander and Ebb.
José de la Cuesta