By Samantha Leal | 06/20/2012 - 18:00
Bianca Marroquin has definitely earned the title, “trailblazer.” From being the first Latina to crossover from a local production to Broadway, to becoming the star of the new Spanish-version of Mary Poppins, she’s certainly making her mark in show business. We caught up with her to talk musicals, acting and how being a Latina has played a role in her life.
Can you tell us a little bit about your background and how you got interested musical theater?
By Dan Koday | 04/10/2012 - 15:40
The last couple of years have been incredible for Latinos on The Great White Way, first with In The Heights, the musical about the uptown Manhattan (and predominately Latino) neighborhood of Washington Heights, which won four Tony awards in 2008! And if our predictions are right, Broadway's latest revival, Evita, will be garnering quite a few Tony's of its own!
By Jill Pankow | 02/08/2012 - 12:28
For all of you devastated when last night’s episode of Glee came to an end along with Ricky Martin’s guest appearance, and let’s face it you were all devastated, there’s a glimmer of hip shaking hope on the horizon!
By Jill Pankow | 02/06/2012 - 09:18
Happy Monday! It’s time to start the week off on the right foot with a little celebrity news. Get comfy and read on:
By Amaris Castillo | 01/13/2012 - 12:53
The time is rapidly approaching for us to finally see Ricky Martin do his thing on Broadway!
As we’ve been reporting for months now, our gorgeous February 2012 cover model will star in the highly anticipated musical Evita, which will begin its previews on March 12.
We did a little more digging, then realized Martin isn’t alone on Broadway. There are other Latino stars who have pranced around stage and sang their hearts out recently and otherr who, like Martin, are ready to hit the stage this spring.
By Amaris Castillo | 10/26/2011 - 08:43
We can’t think of a better way to perk up our morning than with a candidly shot video of the always-handsome Ricky Martin. A behind the scenes video of the Puerto Rican singer’s highly anticipated Broadway play Evita hit the web this week, and we were excited to get a glimpse.
By Amaris Castillo | 09/21/2011 - 15:30
As we previously reported, Puerto Rican superstar Ricky Martin is set to star in the revival of Evita.
By Amaris Castillo | 09/14/2011 - 10:00
Part-Cuban actor Bobby Cannavale is ready to take the next step in his Broadway career, and with an iconic, star-making role no less! Deadline is reporting that the 41-year-old actor has landed the lead role in the revival of Funny Girl.