BREAKING NEWS: Christie Prades and Mauricio Martinez have been tapped to play onstage husband/wife music duo Gloria Estefan and Emilio Estefan Official Site on the upcoming First US National Tour of ON YOUR FEET! The Musical. The tour is set to kick off a month after the Broadway production plays it’s 780th and final performance on August 20th, 2017 at the Marquis Theatre.
The 80 week tour will play a preview run in Buffalo, NY at Shea’s Performing Arts Center from September 22nd through September 30th, 2017 before officially kicking off in the Estefan’s hometown of Miami, Florida on October 5th through the 15th, 2017 at Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts.
For Prades, she is no stranger to playing “Gloria” after appearing in the Broadway production understudying Ana Villafañe. Wonderful opportunity to graduate from understudy to fulltime leading lady.
In addition, Mauricio Martinez will be joining the Broadway production this summer for a limited 5 week run as “Emilio” while current leading man Ektor Rivera is on vacation. Martinez will make his Broadway debut starting July 11th and will stay through August 13th, 2017. Rivera will return on August 15th, 2017 for the final 8 shows.
Who is excited about the tour?!!
Producers James L. Nederlander, Estefan Enterprises, Inc and Bernie Yuman have announced that Cuban-American Broadway actress Christie Prades will star as seven-time GRAMMY winning international superstar Gloria Estefan, and acclaimed stage and television actor Mauricio Martinez will play her 19-tim…
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