Deanalís Arocho Resto

Deanalís Arocho Resto headshotDeanalís (they, he, she) is a queer Boricua artist, born and raised on Susquehannock land (Pennsylvania). This is his second San Francisco Playhouse production, having played Jaques in As You Like It in the 2022/2023 season. Other Bay Area credits include Posthumus in Cymbeline (San Francisco Shakespeare Festival), Carla in In The Heights (Center REPertory Company), and Leslie in Coming Soon: A New Rock Musical by Rachel Lark (Z Space). Regional credits include the Duke of Austria and Prince Henry in King John (Actors Theatre of Louisville/upstart crow collective), and understudying roles in both Revenge Song and King John at the Oregon Shakespeare Festival. Deanalís earned their BFA in musical theatre from Ithaca College. “Deep love and gratitude to my family, given and chosen, and the ancestors who stay looking out for me. Everything I am is because you are. Free Palestine. Ceasefire Now. Get involved.”