Ruben Blades

Birth Place: PANAMA

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Original Broadway Production, 1998
Salvador Agrón (age 36-42)

Ruben Blades Movies

[1983]The Last Fight AndyKidClave

[1984]Pedro Navaja writer

[1985]Crossover Dreams Rudy Veloz

[1987]Fatal Beauty Carl Jimenez

[1987]Critical Condition Louis

[1988]The Milagro Beanfield War Sheriff Bernabe Montoya

[1988]Homeboy Doctor

[1989]The Lemon Sisters C.W

[1989]Disorganized Crime Carlos Barrios

[1990]Mo' Better Blues Petey

[1990]The Two Jakes Mickey Nice

[1990]Predator 2 Danny Archuleta

[1991]The Super Marlon

[1994]A Million to Juan Bartender

[1994]Color of Night Martinez

[1995]Scorpion Spring Border Patrolman Sam Zaragosa

[1996]Al compas de un sentimiento Singer

[1996]Grampa Doctor

[1997]Chinese Box Jim

[1997]The Devil's Own Edwin Diaz

[1999]Cradle Will Rock Diego Rivera

[2000]All the Pretty Horses Don Hector de la Rocha y Villarreal

[2002]Assassination Tango Miguel

[2003]Once Upon a Time in Mexico Jorge FBI

[2003]Imagining Argentina Silvio Ayala

[2003]Spin Ernesto

[2004]Secuestro express Carla's Father

[2009]Spoken Word Cruz-Sr.

[2012]Safe House Carlos Villar

[2012]Outlaws President Calles

[2013]The Counselor Jefe

[2016]Hands of Stone Carlos Eleta

[2021]Red Pill Rocky

Ruben Blades TV Shows

Fear the Walking Dead Daniel Salazar

Gideon's Crossing Dr. Max Cabranes

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Ruben Blades News

Bobby Rush and Eric Gales, Pete Escovedo, and More to Headline the 6th Annual Highmark Blues & Heritage Festival

The 6th Annual Highmark Blues & Heritage Festival will present Bobby Rush and Eric Gales on November 3, and Pete Escovedo featuring Nestor Torres and Omara Portuondo on November 4. The festival celebrates the blues and Latin music, showcasing talented artists from different generations and genres. Get all the details here!

Cast Set for BUENA VISTA SOCIAL CLUB World Premiere at Atlantic Theater Company

Get ready for the world premiere of BUENA VISTA SOCIAL CLUB at Atlantic Theater Company. Find out when the show is running and how to secure your tickets for this must-see event.

Brian Thomas Abraham, Jennifer Apple & More to Star in THE BAND'S VISIT at The Huntington Theatre

Find out who will be starring in and behind the scenes of 'The Band's Visit,' the highly anticipated musical coming to the Huntington Theatre in Boston this November.

A World Premiere Play, a New Bilingual Musical & More Join Atlantic Theater Company 2023-2024 Season

Get a sneak peek into the upcoming season at Atlantic Theater Company. From world premieres to bilingual musicals, stay updated on the diverse range of productions hitting the stage in the 2023-2024 season.

Ken Peplowski Quartet & Orchestra with Terell Stafford, Yardbird Big Band, and More to Play Birdland

Birdland Jazz Club and Birdland Theater have announced jazz programming running August 21 - September 3rd.

Cindy Blackman Santana Band, Champian Fulton and Hide Tanaka, and More to Play Birdland This Month

Birdland Jazz Club and Birdland Theater have announced jazz programming running from August 14 - August 27, celebrating Charlie Parker's birthday all month long! 

Monty Alexander, David DeJesus Sextet, and More to Play Birdland This Month

Birdland Jazz Club and Birdland Theater have announced jazz programming running July 10 through July 23.

Julie Benko, Daniel Reichard, and More to Play Birdland in July

Birdland Jazz Club and Birdland Theater are open this July with a full slate of nightly performances! 

Houston Person Quintet, Dave Stryker Organ Trio, and More to Play Birdland This Month

Birdland Jazz Club and Birdland Theater have announced programming running July 3 through July 16. 

¡ARRIBA! ON THE HIGH LINE Arts and Culture Event Returns July 13

The High Line's popular ¡Arriba! returns for the summer on Thursday, July 13 from 6 PM - 9 PM. This free evening of music and movement will take place on the High Line's Chelsea Market passage between 15th and 16th Streets, New York, NY 10011.

Steven Oquendo Latin Jazz Orchestra Comes to Bryant Park This Weekend

Created in 2009 and led by distinguished trumpeter, jazz historian, and music educator, Steven Oquendo, The Steven Oquendo Latin Jazz Orchestra (SOLJO) is a force to be reckoned with. This bold big band is made up of 19 superbly talented guardians of Latin music.

Bryant Park Dance Party To Return in May With Dance Instruction & Live Music

A midtown tradition since 2014, Dance Party returns to Bryant Park this summer! Now entering into its ninth year, the beloved series offers park goers in-person dance events in a variety of styles throughout the first three weeks of May.

THE BAND'S VISIT to Open in Boston in Fall 2023

The Huntington and SpeakEasy Stage will co-produce the Tony Award-winning musical The Band’s Visit which features music and lyrics by David Yazbek and book by Itamar Moses, as part of their respective 2023-2024 seasons.

Bio Ritmo Celebrates Its 30th Year As A Band With New Album 'Salsa System'

They keep bodies on the dance floor with a nitty gritty, vintage groove while keeping heads turning with experimental synth tones and electronic textures. They have a fierce, almost punk rock DIY ethos that pervades their attitude and style, releasing their records independently or on tastemaker labels like Merge, Fat Beats and Electric Cowbell.

Robert Browning Associates and Roulette Present Guillermina Quiroga Company with Mariano Logiudice​​​​​​​ Pedro Giraudo Tango Quartet 

Famed Argentine dancer/choreographer Guillermina Quiroga, one of the world's leading tango dancers, will be joined by her longtime partner, Mariano Logiudice, dancers Adriana Salgado and Orlando Reyes, and the Latin Grammy award-winning Pedro Giraudo Tango Quartet (bass, violin, bandoneon, piano) in Tango in Concert, a brilliant program that brings to life the passion, soul and beauty of Argentine tango.

Photos: LOS OTROS Welcomes Friends and Family to the Show

Tony Award nominees Michael John LaChiusa and Ellen Fitzhugh's newest collaboration LOS OTROS, recently opened at A.R.T./New York Theatres (through October 8).  See photos of the cast greeting friends and family.

Audible and Broadway Video to Present New Slate of Star-Studded Scripted Comedy Podcasts

Audible Inc. has announced a new slate of original comedy podcasts with longtime collaborators, Broadway Video Enterprises. In addition to new originals, Audible greenlit the second season of the hit Audible Original, Hot White Heist.

Luba Mason and Caesar Samayoa to Lead New York Premiere of Ellen Fitzhugh and Michael John LaChiusa's LOS OTROS

The New York premiere production of Los Otros, a musical in one act with book & lyrics by Tony Award nominee Ellen Fitzhugh (Grind, Paradise Found) and music by five-time Tony Award nominee Michael John LaChiusa (The Wild Party, Giant), will star Luba Mason and Caesar Samayoa.

Patricia Vonne's 'Las Posadas' Music Video Feat. Rubén Blades Selected In Madrid International Film Festival

Patricia Vonne's animation music video for 'Las Posadas' her duet with the legendary Rubén Blades, is an official selection to the Madrid International Film Festival.

JIM CARUSO'S CAST PARTY with Billy Stritch, Bobby Conte, Ashley Pezzotti Duo & More to Perform at Birdland in August

Birdland Jazz Club and Birdland Theater are open this August with a full slate of nightly performances!  At Birdland Jazz Club, catch John Pizzarelli Trio, Sam Gravitte, Alexa Tarantino Quartet, Karen Mason, Artemis, John Yao Orchestra Plays Bird, Bobby Conte, and more.


Ruben Blades has appeared on Broadway in 1 shows.

Ruben Blades has not appeared in the West End

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