Nicole comes to Paragon from St. Mary’s University where she earned a B.F.A. in Musical Theatre, graduating magna cum laude. She also studied at the Gaiety School of Acting in Dublin, Ireland, the country’s premier training facility for actors.
Ms. Stefonek is a trained dancer having studied many disciplines and is a certified instructor through Arthur Murray Dance Studios. She is interested in and has trained in many aspects of performance including comedy, cabaret and improvisation.
Favorite roles include: Dolly Dimples in Side Show with Park Square Theatre, Godspell (Sonia) and The Music Man (Ethel Toffelmyer), both with Minnesota Musical Theatre company and the ensemble of Young Abe Lincoln with Lincoln Amphitheatre, where she can also be heard on the original cast recording.
She was seen in CLO Cabaret’s Ring of Fire and Girl’s Only! Nicole’s most recent performance was as Fastrada in Pippin. (Paragon)
Nicole is a member of Actor’s Equity Association.