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Americano - Off-Broadway

Americano! is the true-life story of Antonio Valdovinos, a DREAMer who grew up in Phoenix and learned of his undocumented status on his 18th birthday when he tried to enlist in the U.S. Marine Corps. Valdovinos wanted to serve his country after the 9/11 terrorist attacks.


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(New York, NY)
340 W. 50th Street
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by BWW News Desk - Sep 24, 2020
IndieWorks Theatre Company today announced cast members from Broadway, West End, Television and digital media platforms will star in the company's new podcast, Bite-Sized Broadway: A Mini-Musical Podcast.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 17, 2020
Campari, Italy's iconic red apéritif, and Imbibe Magazine will partner together for the 8th year running to lead the charge on Negroni Week, an international charity initiative that celebrates the iconic Negroni Cocktail.
by Claudio Erlichman - Sep 10, 2020
a?oeI never imagined acting on a stage for a virtual audience. We are all being challenged by the art of reinventing ourselves a??, says Renata Ricci, actress, singer, dancer and creator of the musical French Kiss- Na Intimidade (French Kiss- In Intimity), which is having a very short season online - September 5th and 12th - at Casa de Artes Operária. The show is an adaptation of her solo French Kiss, a success that celebrated her 10 years of career. The staging will be transmitted by Zoom and tickets start at R$ 20.00.
by BWW News Desk - Oct 7, 2020
Los Cortos, a non-profit organization dedicated to promote Hispanic filmmakers and content creators, announced the world premiere of the politically-charged and provocative short film Estilo Americano on Monday, October 19, 2020 exclusively at
by BWW News Desk - Oct 27, 2020
La Secretaría de Cultura del Gobierno de México y el Instituto Nacional de Bellas Artes y Literatura (INBAL) lamentan el sensible deceso del escultor mexicano Pedro Miguel Cervantes de Salvadores, referente en el arte escultórico del país y quien fue destacado integrante de la Academia de las Artes. 
by Juan-Jose Gonzalez - Oct 15, 2020
Esta noche Jaime Lozano & The Familia se reúnen online para celebrar el lanzamiento de su nuevo álbum.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 9, 2020
The multi-talented artist, Raul Pacheco is proud to announce his newest release 'Cruisin' Song' out now with tastemaker imprint Americano Label.
by Cristina Martinez - Nov 25, 2020
Disney+ sigue ampliando su catálogo de películas y series y en el mes de diciembre incluirá el aclamado musical EL GRAN SHOWMAN. El largometraje protagonizado por Hugh Jackman, Zack Efron y Zendaya estará disponible a partir del día 18 de diciembre a las 9 de la mañana.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 25, 2020
The multi-talented Albuquerque based percussionist, drummer, producer, CQ the Drummer, AKA Camilo Quiñones, is proud to announce his debut EP: Beach Café Vol. 1 featuring Billboard chart topping jazz trumpeter Ryan Montaño! The new EP is due out November 27th on Americano Label.
by TV News Desk - Nov 24, 2020
The multi-talented Albuquerque based percussionist, drummer, producer, CQ the Drummer, AKA Camilo Quiñones, is proud to announce his debut EP: Beach Café Vol. 1 featuring Billboard chart topping jazz trumpeter Ryan Montaño! The new EP is due out November 27th on Americano Label.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 15, 2020
El artista argentino fue invitado en el programa CALA del canal americano.
by Juan-Jose Gonzalez - May 29, 2020
El próximo miércoles 3 de junio a las 5pm en nuestro ENTRE CAFES hablaremos de los Tony Awards, los galardones que se entregan año tras año a lo más destacado de Broadway. Hits, récords y curiosidades sobre los premios del teatro americano. ¡No te lo pierdas!
by BWW News Desk - May 29, 2020
Texas based hip-hop artist META showcases his artistic range with his new dancehall single 'Menu.'
by ETTORE FARRATTINI - May 19, 2020
Con questo articolo concludiamo la nostra carrellata sui musical di Broadway portati sul grande schermo con altri flop e dei blockbuster degli ultimi anni.
by Juan Carlos Verdu Garcia - May 18, 2020
Parte del equipo español de UN DÍA CUALQUIERA se reunirá virtualmente mañana con el elenco original americano
by Juan-Jose Gonzalez - May 14, 2020
En esta nueva entrega, charlamos con Diego Rodriguez (ANASTASIA, LOS MISERABLES) sobre este equipo de compositores que cambiaron el futuro del musical americano con títulos como OKLAHOMA!, THE SOUND OF MUSIC, SOUTH PACIFIC o CAROUSEL.
by Cristina Martinez - Mar 9, 2021
Un nueve de marzo de 2008 Washington Heights se trasladaba al tras su paso por el Off-Broadway los años anteriores. El musical de Lin Manuel Miranda con el libreto de Quira Alegría Hudes se convirtió en un éxito rotundo.
by Courtney Savoia - Mar 4, 2020
Americano! is based on the life of Antonio Valdovinos (Tony), a child of immigrants, who discovers his undocumented status when he tries to enlist in the Marines. When this dream escapes his reality, Tony is on a journey to understand his family, heritage, and what it means for his experience in America. Americano! features an original score of new music that delves deep into the human condition and what it truly means to pursue the American Dream. Michael Barnard directs and is a co-book writer and lyricist, with Carrie Rodriguez and Jonathan Rosenburg on the team as composer/lyricist and co-book writer and lyricist.
by BWW News Desk - Mar 30, 2020
We all need something positive and uplifting in these anxious times of the Coronavirus, quarantines and 'shelter in place' orders. That is where ¡Americano! The Musical can help with original songs available online from the musical by acclaimed singer / songwriter Carrie Rodriguez and pioneering Latin music group Orkestra Mendoza.
by BWW News Desk - Mar 18, 2020
Jazz at Lincoln Center places a priority on the health and safety of our concertgoers, artists, guests, patrons, program participants and staff. In response to the growing concerns about the spread of COVID-19, the organization has postponed the nation's premier jazz education event
by BWW News Desk - Jun 18, 2020
HBO Max, the new direct to consumer offering from WarnerMedia, announced today its agreement to a two year first-look deal with actress, executive producer, and Academy Award nominee Salma Hayek, founder, and CEO of Ventanarosa.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 6, 2020
New York Theatre Barn will continue to host weekly free live streams of its New Works Series each Wednesday evening at 7PM ET. Upcoming July installments of the series include excerpts from the new musicals Francois and the Rebels, Forget Me Not, A Crossing, American Morning, Tenn and more.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 17, 2020
New York Theatre Barn will host a free live stream of its New Works Series on Wednesday, July 22nd, 2020 at 7PM EDT, featuring excerpts from the new musicals Tenn and ¡Americano!. The 45-minute presentation will also feature a conversation with the creators of the new musicals.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 10, 2020
Celebrated producer and DJ El Dusty is back with his newest nu-cumbia record 'Escandalo' featuring Monophonicos.
by BWW News Desk - Jan 26, 2021
Americano! – a record-setting musical based on the life of a DREAMer –finalized an agreement with New York City-based Amas Musical Theatre to co-produce a live production of Americano!, starting with a two-week workshop in Fall, 2021.
by ETTORE FARRATTINI - Feb 9, 2021
by Cristina Martinez - Feb 8, 2021
El 37 Arts Theater acogía por primera vez IN THE HEIGHTS el 8 de febrero de 2007 tras su paso por National Music Theater Conference en Conneticut. El primer musical de Lin Manuel Miranda se estrenaba en Nueva York tras numerosas reescrituras desde que lo crease como proyecto en la universidad en 1999.
by Marina Kennedy - Feb 4, 2021
Love in the air and crafting delightful cocktails should be on your to-do list. Valentine’s Day celebrations might look different this year.
by BWW News Desk - Feb 26, 2020
A world premiere musical in Phoenix has set box office records and attracted younger and more diverse audiences with its uplifting story and original and compelling music.
by BWW News Desk - Feb 17, 2020
Americano! - a groundbreaking new musical - has set a state box office record for an original musical production and is getting rave reviews for its uplifting message of a DREAMer.
by BWW News Desk - Feb 14, 2020
Americano! - a revolutionary and positive new production about the life of a DREAMer - has set a state box office record for an original musical. According to The Phoenix Theatre Company, the musical has also exceeded its ambitious sales goal.
by BWW News Desk - Feb 12, 2020
An Arizona DREAMer has reached out to President Donald Trump ahead of his campaign trip to Phoenix next week via a letter sent Tuesday, February 11th. Antonio Valdovinos has invited President Trump to attend a special performance of Americano! The Musical during his upcoming campaign stop in Phoenix on February 19th.
by TV News Desk - Feb 12, 2020
Texas based hip-hop artist Meta is back with a new EP, Piñata due out on Friday, February 14th with Americano Label. The theme for this release is personal for Meta and he takes the title to heart, “I felt like the piñata is a perfect metaphor for the message of this album. Life is hard, and life is fun don't ever let the beatings life throws at you stop you from being the best you.”
by BWW News Desk - Feb 12, 2020
Jazz at Lincoln Center today announced the 18 finalists who will compete in its 25th Annual Essentially Ellington High School Jazz Band Competition & Festivala?"the nation's premier jazz education eventa?"on May 7-9, 2020. To commemorate the 25th anniversary of Essentially Ellington, Jazz at Lincoln Center has invited an unprecedented number of the country's top high school jazz bands to compete for top honors in New York City.
by BWW News Desk - Dec 22, 2020
Local performers present, 'A Busker's Christmas: Virtual Concert' on Facebook Live this Christmas Eve at 6pm. With theatres closed across the country, these artists have kept the arts alive by adapting to the online stage.
by BWW News Desk - Dec 2, 2020
Americano! – a musical production based on the life of a DREAMer – has reached out to the incoming Biden Administration via a letter sent December 2, 2020 to propose a special performance at The White House. It would help celebrate President-Elect Joe Biden’s pending reversal of President Donald Trump’s policies.
by BWW News Desk - Dec 16, 2020
El Dusty releases 'Pinche Cumbia.' The star-studded party anthem features GRAMMY nominated and winning artists Itawe (Locos Por Juana), Morenito De Fuego, Ozomatli, Campa Valdez (El Gran Silencio) & DJ Kane (Los Kumbia Kings). Pinche Cumbia is out today with Americano Labe.
by Stephen Mosher - Aug 30, 2020
With Swing Around The World Fleur Seule continues a practice of perfection in musical performance.
by Cristina Martinez - Apr 7, 2021
Un 7 de abril de 1949, el musical SOUTH PACIFIC se estrenaba por primera vez en el Majestic Theatre.El musical de Rodgers y Hammerstain  se basa en el libro de James A. Michener, ganador del Premio Pulitzer en 1947, Tales of the South Pacific, y combina elementos de varias de esas historias.
by BWW News Desk - Apr 29, 2020
The fast rising hip hop group Village Hate Society (VHS) has released their newest single 'Cuckoo' today with tastemaker Americano Label.
by BWW News Desk - Apr 29, 2020
Texas based hip-hop artist Meta is back with a hard hitting deep new single 'On Edge,' out today with Americano Label.
by Juan-Jose Gonzalez - Apr 24, 2020
El miércoles 29 de abril a las 5pm en Instagram Live contaremos con una invitada muy especial, Laura Enrech, para charlar sobre el famoso autor de Teatro Musical.
by BWW News Desk - Apr 20, 2020
Social distancing due to coronavirus has kept friends and family isolated across the country, but local restaurants and performers are finding new ways to reconnect, even over the dinner table. Steak 44, Dominick's Steakhouse, Ocean 44 and Americano!
by TV News Desk - Apr 16, 2021
Offering features co-production from Miami based Clips X Ahoy and includes vocal appearances from the legendary Apache Indian, Joel Castillo of 77 Jefferson, and Tijuana’s La Diabla.
by BWW News Desk - Apr 15, 2020
Monterey Jazz Festival has announced the results of the 2020 Virtual Next Generation Jazz Festival which took place April 3-9. A full list of top groups can be found on the education tab on
by Ainhoa Hornero - Apr 14, 2021
Se cumplen 61 años desde su estreno en Broadway
by BWW News Desk - Apr 14, 2020
Americano! The Musical and singer / songwriter Carrie Rodriguez will host a virtual concert on Friday, April 24th to benefit The Phoenix Theatre Company.
by BWW News Desk - Apr 14, 2020
The Phoenix Theatre Company launches Behind the Curtain - a new, online-only show streaming every Thursday at 7:30pm. Every episode is a backstage pass to the magic of theatre. This week's episode dives into new work development with special appearances by singer-songwriter Carrie Rodriguez and actor Sean Ewing.
by ETTORE FARRATTINI - Apr 10, 2021
Nel 1981, dopo solo 8 anni dal loro primo singolo gli ABBA misero fine alla loro carriera come gruppo.