Lisa Lopez, Choreographer
Lisa Lopez has been a performer and choreographer for UDT since 1991. Favorite roles include Camila Rosario in IN THE HEIGHTS and Sister Mary Leo in NUNSENSE. She has choreographed for various groups in El Paso including the UTEP Music and Theatre departments, El Paso Kids-n-Co., Southwest Repertory Organization, Music Theater El Paso and the El Paso Opera. She has received the Kennedy Center Award for Excellence in Choreography for the UTEP Dinner Theatre America College Theater Festival Productions of FALSETTOS and The Who’s TOMMY. Lisa is currently the Librarian and Gifted and Talented coordinator at Lujan-Chavez Elementary School in the Socorro Independent School District. She was recognized as Texas GT Teacher of the year for the Mountain Basin Region in 2014. She received a BIS in Special Education and a MEd in Educational Technology from UTEP. Lisa is extremely proud of her family, Danny, Mickey, and Phoebe and thanks them for their continued love and support.