Miguel A. Gastelum is an aspiring actor and director based out of Fresno, CA. Growing up in Tulare, Ca, Miguel has been involved with the arts since middle school. Starting off as a musician in the marching band he soon found his way to the theatre. He quickly learned that the stage was where he belonged.
Miguel became involved with Encore Theatre Co. in his hometown and that was where his love for theatre really began to flourish. Realizing that he wanted to pursue a career in Theatre Arts, he soon found himself studying Theatre at California State University, Fresno.
It was at CSU Fresno that Miguel started to branch out of acting and began to delve into directing. His directorial debut was, Dear Harvey, for the Experimental Theatre Company, the student run theatre company on campus. Since then he has independently produced and directed two shows and has also directed and assistant directed at local theatre companies; including StageWorks Fresno and where it all began, Encore Theatre Company.
Miguel holds his B.A. in Theatre Arts with an acting emphasis.