Carlos Varela


Carlos began his career in his native Mexico, where he worked for 8 years with the Thomas Jefferson Musical Theatre Company, touring internationally with many productions. He has also worked with OCESA throughout Latin America, production managing tours of major Broadway productions such as Mary Poppins, The Lion King, and Mexican hit “Mentiras, El Musical.”

Since moving to Toronto in 2015, he has focused on work with Summerworks, Rutas Panamericanas, Caminos, Progress, The Fringe Festival, Riser and LUMINATO. Selected theatre credits include: 21 Black Futures (Obsidian Theatre), Dixon Road (Musical Company – Dora award nominee) Take The Moment: Cynthia Dale (Musical Company), Anthropic Traces (The Thin Edge Collective), Broken Shapes (Theatre Centre), YERMA (Coal Mine Theatre), Manman la mer (Theatre Catapulte) & Treemonisha (Volcanoe Theatre).