- Made his Broadway debut in Sunday in the Park with George in 2007.
- Won a 2010 Drama Desk Award for Best Featured Actor in a Play for his role in Brighton Beach Memoirs.
- Sang "I Feel Pretty" from West Side Story during his audition for Frozen; he recorded his part as Prince Hans in just five sessions scheduled around his Broadway run in Cinderella.
- Sang with the Mormon Tabernacle Choir three times in the space of a year in 2014-15, a first for any guest artist.
- Owns the action figure of his Prince Hans character that "looks nothing like me," says Fontana.
- Ended his run in Cinderella on Broadway just three weeks before his eventual wife, Jessica Hershberg, would play Ella twice a week in the same show.