Nelson White is thrilled to be returning again this year as the guitarist with the Stephenville Theater Festival band. Born and raised in Stephenville , Nelson began working with the festival during the 1980’s. His past work has included, Man of La Mancha, Evita, Godspell and The Hank Williams Show. Recently he has been the guitarist for We Will Rock You, Avenue Q , American Idiot and the highly successful dinner theatre productions of Rocketman(the music of Elton John), Pianoman, (the music of Billy Joel) and Let it Be( the music of the Beatles) He is looking forward to this year’s musical production of Honky Tonk Laundry and Keep an Eye on Summer – the music of the Beach Boys. Nelson is a retired music educator who is still quite involved in the music business. He teaches privately and also performs with a variety of music groups which include local band Three of a Kind and the west coast music group The Jazz Apostles.