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Birth Place:
The Bronx, NY
Bio:
Born and raised in the Bronx, NY. Began dancing and singing at the Kips Bay Boys and Girls Club. Thank you to all my teachers and family. You've provided the tools that I use to shine in this moment! Theater: Aida (Holland); Sweet Charity (national tour); Fuerza Bruta; Twist; Jesus Christ ... (read complete bio)
 

Birth Place: The Bronx, NY

Bio:
Born and raised in the Bronx, NY. Began dancing and singing at the Kips Bay Boys and Girls Club. Thank you to all my teachers and family. You've provided the tools that I use to shine in this moment! Theater: Aida (Holland); Sweet Charity (national tour); Fuerza Bruta; Twist; Jesus Christ ... (read complete bio)
Registration Is Now Open For Fall Semester Of Amas Musical Theatre's Rosetta LeNoire  Photo Registration Is Now Open For Fall Semester Of Amas Musical Theatre's Rosetta LeNoire Musical Theatre Academy
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 10, 2021

Amas Musical Theatre is accepting applications for the fall semester of The Rosetta LeNoire Musical Theatre Academy, its award-winning pre-professional performance program for musical theatre lovers ages 12-18.

Rosetta LeNoire Musical Theatre Academy Now Accepting Applicants for Summer Musical T Photo Rosetta LeNoire Musical Theatre Academy Now Accepting Applicants for Summer Musical Theatre Intensive
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 25, 2021

Amas Musical Theatre is accepting a limited number of applicants for its¬†Rosetta LeNoire Musical Theatre Academy ‚ÄúSummer Teen Academy 2021 Musical Theatre Intensive‚Ä̬†for students ages 12-18 to be held this summer from¬†July 27-August 12.

VIDEO: Jennifer Sanchez Debuts New Song 'Heartbeat' During New Year's Eve Webcast Photo VIDEO: Jennifer Sanchez Debuts New Song 'Heartbeat' During New Year's Eve Webcast
by Stage Tube - Jan 2, 2021

As part of the¬†Times Square Alliance‚Äôs¬†Times Square New Year‚Äôs Eve¬†webcast, Broadway actress and singer Jennifer S√°nchez debuted the new music video for her song ‚ÄúHeartbeat‚ÄĚ live in Times Square. The song was selected as a finalist and the Audience Choice Award winner in the TSA‚Äôs livestreamed¬†Songs for Our City¬†songwriting competition in June.

R.Evolución Latina's BEYOND BROADWAY WORKSHOP SERIES Featuring Sergio Trujillo & Mor Photo R.Evolución Latina's BEYOND BROADWAY WORKSHOP SERIES Featuring Sergio Trujillo & More Has Moved Online
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 14, 2020

R.Evolución Latina's annual Beyond Workshop Series scheduled to begin on April 17th has moved to an online program. In light of the global response to Covid-19, RL rallied its teaching artists and creatives to take action.

Karen Olivo, Ariana DeBose & Sergio Trujillo Among Others Join R.Evolución Latina's  Photo Karen Olivo, Ariana DeBose & Sergio Trujillo Among Others Join R.Evolución Latina's 2019 Dance-A-Thon Fundraiser
by Rebecca Russo - Oct 16, 2019

The non-profit arts organization R.Evolución Latina (RL) has provided programming since 2007 and continues to unite artists, youth and beyond as they gear up for 2020 at the 7th Annual Dance-A-Thon on November 10th 2019. 

R.Evolución Latina's 6th Annual Dance-A-Thon Raised Over $75,000 Photo R.Evolución Latina's 6th Annual Dance-A-Thon Raised Over $75,000
by Alexa Criscitiello - Nov 21, 2018

Broadway veterans, R.Evolucion Latina's students from adult and children's program and volunteers joined hands to support the organization and its yearly programming at Harlem School of the Arts. The Dance-A-Thon is not only a fundraiser but also an annual reflection of the organization's mission.

Broadway At R.Evolución Latina Announces 6th Annual Dance-A-Thon Photo Broadway At R.Evolución Latina Announces 6th Annual Dance-A-Thon
by Alexa Criscitiello - Nov 8, 2018

For the past 6 years, R.Evolucion Latina (RL) has come together as a community to raise funds by daring to go beyond by dancing for 5 hours at their annual Dance-A-Thon. This grassroots event, has raised more than $200,000 since its inception.

Ballet Hispánico School Of Dance Announces Fall 2018 Adult Dance & Fitness Classes Photo Ballet Hispánico School Of Dance Announces Fall 2018 Adult Dance & Fitness Classes
by Alexa Criscitiello - Oct 4, 2018

The Ballet Hispanico School of Dance offers adult dance and fitness classes that will keep you moving, fit, and energized. Classes are open to dancers of all levels ages 16 and up (no previous dance experience required). Cost: $20 drop-in class, $90 for 5-class card, $170 for a 10-class card. For more information, visit https://www.ballethispanico.org/classes/adult.

Breaking News: ON YOUR FEET! Sets Summer Broadway Closing; Will Catch New Rhythm on the Road, Abroad
by BWW News Desk - May 30, 2017

Producers James L. Nederlander, Estefan Enterprises, Inc and Bernie Yuman have announced that the Broadway musical On Your Feet! - based on the life story of seven-time GRAMMY winning international superstar Gloria Estefan and her husband, 19-time GRAMMY winning producer-musician-entrepreneur Emilio Estefan - is going global.

Broadway's ON YOUR FEET! Congas Into 2018 with New Block of Tickets
by BWW News Desk - Mar 17, 2017

Producers have announced a new block of tickets has gone on-sale, now through January 14, 2018, for ON YOUR FEET!, the new Broadway musical based on the life story of seven-time GRAMMY-winning international superstar Gloria Estefan and her husband, 19-time GRAMMY-winning producer-musician-entrepreneur Emilio Estefan.

Andrea Burns to Play Final Performance of ON YOUR FEET! on Sunday
by BWW News Desk - Jan 30, 2017

Today, producers of the smash-hit musical ON YOUR FEET! announced that Original Broadway Cast member Doreen Montavlo (In the Heights, Giant, Flashdance the Musical) will take over the role of Gloria Fajardo - Gloria Estefan's mother - on Tuesday, February 7, 2017.

Exclusive Photo Coverage: ON YOUR FEET Sings a Gloria Estefan Classic for Carols For A Cure
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - Dec 17, 2016

The holiday season is not complete without the perfect music to accompany it. 'Broadway's Carols for a Cure' is the latest compilation album that embodies the spirit of the season like nothing else can. A project born completely out of love, 'Broadway's Carols for a Cure' pairs the casts from famous Broadway musicals with songs that are both classic and new. The result is pure gold that will make you reach for the 'repeat' button over and over again.

Courtney Reed, Ektor Rivera, and More Broadway Stars Dance to Make a Difference 10/22
by Ashlee Latimer - Oct 21, 2016

R.Evolucion Latina's 4th Annual Dance-A-Thon, that raises funds in order to provide free arts programing for adults and children throughout the year, will take place on Saturday, October 22nd at a new location SLATE NYC.

ON YOUR FEET! to Move Its Feet to New Schedule on Broadway
by BWW News Desk - Sep 7, 2016

Effective immediately, ON YOUR FEET! will now play Sunday evenings at 7pm (with the matinee moving from 3pm to 2pm), in lieu of their Wednesday night performances at 8pm. The complete performance schedule is Tuesday at 7pm, Wednesday at 2pm, Thursday at 7pm, Friday at 8pm, Saturday at 2pm & 8pm, and Sunday at 2pm & 7pm.

VIDEO: ON YOUR FEET!'s Child Wrangler Felicia Velasco Takes Us Through Her Nightly Routine
by Michael Dale - Aug 15, 2016

This is Velasco's eleventh show taking care of Broadway's smallest stars.

Photo Flash: First Look at ON YOUR FEET!'s New 'Emilio' - Ektor Rivera!
by BWW News Desk - Jul 26, 2016

Puerto Rican performer Ektor Rivera - winner of the Jennifer Lopez, Marc Anthony and Simon Fuller reality series 'Q'Viva! The Chosen' - recently made¬†his Broadway debut as Emilio Estefan in ON YOUR FEET!, the new Broadway musical based on the life story of seven-time GRAMMY¬†winning international superstar Gloria Estefan and her husband, 19-time GRAMMY¬†winning producer-musician-entrepreneur Emilio Estefan. Rivera joins Theater World Award-winning Cuban-American actress Ana Villafa√Īe¬†as Gloria Estefan. BroadwayWorld has a first look at him in action below!

Ektor Rivera Will Join the Cast of ON YOUR FEET! This July
by Nicole Rosky - Jun 23, 2016

Producers¬†James L. Nederlander,¬†Estefan Enterprises, Inc¬†and¬†Bernie Yuman¬†just¬†announced that¬†acclaimed Puerto Rican performer¬†Ektor Rivera¬†- winner of the Jennifer Lopez, Marc Anthony and Simon Fuller reality series 'Q'Viva! The Chosen' - to make his Broadway debut as Emilio Estefan in¬†ON YOUR FEET!,¬†the¬†new Broadway musical based on the life story of seven-time GRAMMY¬ģ winning international superstar¬†Gloria Estefan¬†and her husband, 19-time GRAMMY¬ģ winning producer-musician-entrepreneur¬†Emilio Estefan. Rivera joins Theater World Award-winning Cuban-American actress¬†Ana Villafa√Īe,¬†named one of¬†The Hollywood Reporter's¬†top Broadway Breakout Stars of the Year for her 'star-is-born, supernova debut' (Deadline)¬†as Gloria Estefan.¬†

ON YOUR FEET! Tickets Now Available Through April 2017
by Nicole Rosky - Jun 1, 2016

Producers¬†James L. Nederlander,¬†Estefan Enterprises, Inc¬†and¬†Bernie Yuman¬†are pleased to announce a new block of tickets has gone on-sale, now through¬†April 2, 2017, for¬†ON YOUR FEET!,¬†the¬†new Broadway musical based on the life story of seven-time GRAMMY¬ģ winning international superstar¬†Gloria Estefan¬†and her husband, 19-time GRAMMY¬ģ winning producer-musician-entrepreneur¬†Emilio Estefan.¬†ON YOUR FEET!¬†opened on Broadway on¬†Thursday,¬†November 5, 2015, following preview performances which began on¬†Monday,¬†October 5, 2015,¬†at the¬†Marquis Theatre¬†in New York City.¬† The musical is¬†directed by two-time Tony Award¬ģ¬†winner¬†Jerry Mitchell¬†(Kinky Boots, Hairspray)¬†and choreographed by Olivier Award winner and Tony Award nominee¬†Sergio Trujillo(Jersey Boys, Memphis) with an original book by Academy Award winner¬†Alexander Dinelaris¬†(Birdman,¬†The Bodyguard Musical).

Gloria Estefan to Join Her Own Broadway Bio-Musical ON YOUR FEET?
by BWW News Desk - May 16, 2016

Gloria Estefan could be taking the Broadway stage in the musical based on her life, On Your Feet!

Listen to the Beat! ON YOUR FEET! Original Cast Recording Released Today
by TV News Desk - Apr 29, 2016

Masterworks Broadway releases the Original Broadway Cast Recording of ON YOUR FEET! 

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