Fernando has not only years of professional experience in Performance, but also two degrees and postgraduate training in various strands of Dramatic Practices, and innumerous short courses by some of the top drama schools in London and throughout Europe. His training includes The Central School of Speech and Drama and The Urdang Academy.
Fernando is specialised practices include as Acting, Dance and Musical Theatre, Movement, Theatre Making and Dramatherapy.
His level of expertise gave him an enormous range of performance vocabulary and technique but above all his training made him a strong educator.
His West End credits include seven productions at The Royal Opera House, including Mozart’s Die Zauberflöte, directed by David McVicar and Verdi’s Nabucco starring Plácido Domingo. In Opera Fernando Mariano also worked with Penny Woolcock in her production, The Pearl Fishers produced by the English National Opera.
Fernando is the Director (Un)Finished Works, the company responsible for Upstage Lab. Learn more about Fernando here.