A stage musical based on singer Gloria Estefan’s life and featuring her pop hits will open on Broadway in 2015.
Titled On Your Feet!, the musical will chronicle the life of seven-time Grammy winning singer Gloria Estefan and her husband, Emilio, a music, television and film producer, detailing the couple’s story and her journey, from leaving Cuba to finding international success. The musical will be directed by two-time Tony Award winner Jerry Mitchell and is set to open on Nov 5, 2015 on Broadway.
The couple is working with the Nederlander Organisation and producer Bernie Yuman and began an international search for new talent to play the lead roles. They will also hold casting calls in September in Miami and New York, producers of the show said on Aug 18.