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Jacob Sanchez

Jacob Sanchez

Jacob Rivera-Sanchez is currently an Equity Membership Candidate through Actors' Equity Association and has appeared onstage in several regional productions including Casa Mañana's productions of Jesus Christ Superstar, West Side Story, and Joseph And The Amazing Technicolor® Dreamcoat.

Also working as a freelance theatre artist across the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex, Jacob is currently serves as the Business Manager for Theatre Wesleyan, the department of theatre at Texas Wesleyan University.  Jacob graduated from Wesleyan in May 2015 with his Bachelor of Arts degree, majoring in Theatre, receiving multiple honors including Magna Cum Laude and Mr. Texas Wesleyan. He was a recipient of the Fort Worth Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Scholarship which granted him a full ride to Texas Wesleyan.

Jacob also serves as a Member At-Large on the board for the Live Theatre League of Tarrant County and most recently directed Baby: The Musical for Music Place Mansfield Studio Theatre, served as assistant director and stage manager for Legally Blonde: The Musical with Grand Prairie Arts Council, and appeared onstage in The Firehouse Theatre's The Drowsy Chaperone.

As part of the Fall 2020 season, Jacob will be directing Theatre Wesleyan's production of Eurydice by Sarah Ruhl.  This academic year marks his 5th calendar year as the business manager and sixth academic year of Theatre Wesleyan's production program.


SECOND SAMUEL playwright to visit Theatre Wesleyan; post-show talkback to be held on Feb. 21
January 15, 2020

Pamela Parker, the playwright of SECOND SAMUEL, will be attending performances of Theatre Wesleyan's production this February. Tickets are now available.

Theatre Wesleyan to Present TURANDOTTE and MR. BURNS in Repertory Beginning Oct. 23
September 17, 2019

Theatre Wesleyan, one of the longest-running theatres in the Metroplex, will begin their 2020 season this October with two plays in repertory.

Texas Wesleyan will introduce new BFA theatre program beginning fall 2019
December 13, 2018

Beginning fall 2019, Texas Wesleyan University's theatre department will introduce a new Bachelor of Fine Arts program, in addition to a re-conceived Bachelor of Arts program.

Theatre Wesleyan Continues Season with Tony Award-Winning Rock Musical SPRING AWAKENING
October 17, 2017

The production opens November 3 and is directed by alumna and adjunct instructor of theatre, Emily Cherry. A Theatre Wesleyan alumni reunion event will be held following the performance on November 11.

Full Cast and Production Team Announced for BLITHE SPIRIT at Theatre Wesleyan
August 23, 2017

Texas Wesleyan University's Department of Theatre will present the Noël Coward comedy beginning September 21.

Tickets now on sale for Theatre Wesleyan's 2017/18 season
August 16, 2017

One classic play, a rock musical, a new comedy fresh from off-Broadway, and a classic Rodgers & Hammerstein musical will round out the 64th season at Texas Wesleyan University's Department of Theatre.

BWW DISASTER! Vlog, Episode 2 with ONSTAGE In Bedford
June 11, 2017

BWW DISASTER! Vlog, Episode 2 with ONSTAGE In Bedford

BWW DISASTER! Vlog, Episode 1 with ONSTAGE In Bedford
June 5, 2017

BWW DISASTER! Vlog, Episode 1 with ONSTAGE In Bedford