The new musical based on the lives of Gloria and Emilio Estefan will release its Original Broadway Cast Album on 29th April on the Masterworks Broadway label.
Instead of going into a studio, the musical recorded its cast album live during the matinee and evening performances on 2nd March.
The jukebox musical open on Broadway 5th Nov at the Marquis Theatre. The show is packed with Estefan’s chart-topping hits including “Congo”, “Rhythm Is Gonna Get You”, “1-2-3”, “Get On Your Feet”, “Don’t Want To Lose You Now”, and one original song, “If I Never Got To Tell You”, written by Gloria and her daughter Emily.
Ana Villafañe and Josh Segarra co-star as Gloria and Emilio Estefan, respectively. The musical is directed by two-time Tony Award winner Jerry Mitchell with choreography by Drama Desk nominee and Olivier Award winner Sergio Trujillo. It has a book by Academy Award winner Alexander Dinelaris.