Stef Tovar

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12 October ???? Chicago, Illinois, USA
Stef relocated from Los Angeles to Chicago in 2006 and founded The Route 66 Theatre Company, whose mission is to produce works that run in both LA and Chicago. Their debut production, John Kolvenbach's On An Average Day, played in Los Angeles in February 2008, was a Critic's Pick in the Los Angeles Times and had a sold out run. In Chicago, On An Average Day played the Victory Gardens Theater in August 2008, where it was a "Critic's Choice" in the Chicago Tribune and Jeff Award Recommended. Route 66 has produced five shows since 2008, all Chicago premieres (including "High Fidelity: The Musical" in which Stef played Rob) has received four Jeff Award nominations and has won one Jeff Award. Stef was seen in the film Employee of the Month, by Mitch Rouse and Jay Leggett, with Matt Dillon and Christina Applegate-which premiered at the Sundance Film Festival in 2004. He can be seen on television in numerous commercials--including Midwest Airlines, Travelocity and Walgreen's. Stef continues to work in theatre in Chicago where he was a Jeff Award recipient for Best Supporting Actor in a Play and continues to go between LA and Chicago for work.
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