ON YOUR FEET! The Story of Emilio and Gloria Estefan will premiere at the London Coliseum in Summer 2019.
Her Voice. His Vision. Their Story.
Direct from Broadway, this Tony nominated musical is based on the life on one of the most successful Latin crossover acts in American music, On Your Feet! follows the Estefans’ rise to fame from their childhood in Cuba, living on the streets of Miami and through to international superstardom.
This exhilarating musical features some of the most iconic pops songs of the era, including ‘Rhythm is Gonna Get You’, ‘Conga’, ‘Get On Your Feet’, ‘Don’t Want To Lose You Now’ and ‘1-2-3’.
Brought to life by a powerhouse creative team, On Your Feet! The Story of Emilio and Gloria Estefan has a book by Academy Award® winner Alexander Dinelaris (Birdman), choreography by Olivier Award-winner Sergio Trujillo (Jersey Boys), direction by two-time Tony Award® winner Jerry Mitchell (Kinky Boots, Legally Blonde) and songs from Grammy Award winners Emilio and Gloria Estefan.
On Your Feet! is booking from 14 June 2019 until 31 August 2019 at the London Coliseum.
WHAT’S ON YOUR FEET ABOUT
The inspiring true love story of Emilio and Gloria Estefan and charts their journey from its origins in Cuba, onto the streets of Miami and finally to international superstardom.
WHO’S IN IT? CAST
The cast is lead by Christie Prades as ‘Gloria Estefan’ and George Ioannides as ‘Emilio Estefan’ and at certain performances the role of ‘Gloria Estefan’ will be played by Philippa Stefani. Madalena Alberto will play ‘Gloria Fajardo’, Karen Mann ‘Consuelo’.
Directed by Jerry Mitchell with choreography by Sergio Trujillo, songs by Emilio and Gloria Estefan and book by Alexander Dinelaris.
★★★★ ‘THE RHYTHM REALLY DOES GET YOU.’ Guardian
★★★★ ‘A GLORIOUS NIGHT OUT WITH GLORIA’ Daily Mail
‘A LOT OF FUN. ‘If hits like ‘Dr Beat’ and ‘Get on Your Feet’ can’t make you dance, then, no rhythm is gonna get you.’ Time out
★★★★ ‘Gloria Estefan Musical almost blows the roof off the London Coliseum’ Attitude