After spending 25 years as director, choreographer and dance partner for entertainer Louise Mandrell, Pedro returned to UT and received his BA in Theatre and his MA in Spanish Literature.  At UT, Pedro performed in Big River, The Laramie Project, Assassins in which he played assassin Giuseppe Zangara and Monty Python’s Spamalot. In his earlier years he performed at Opryland, did numerous videos and was a cast member for the television series “The New Hee Haw Show.” He is currently a Lecturer of Spanish for the Department of Modern Foreign Languages and Literatures here at UT and is honored and delighted to return to the Clarence Brown stage for his 5th production here. He is extremely grateful for the support of his 84-year-old mother Yolanda and his partner of 24 years, Roger, as well as his colleagues in the Spanish program and the wonderful people of the UT’s Theatre Department.