Join guest host Sarika Mehta for Stage and Studio LIVE with artistic director Damaso Rodriguez and Tiempo Libre's Jorge Gomez as they chat about the multi-year process creating Cuba Libre and how this original, large-scale world premiere musical production came to Portland!
Tune in to this episode of Stage & Studio on Tuesday, October 13 at 11 am on KBOO!
Cuba Libre is a story of Cuban America: The irresistible rhythms of Cuban music drive this riveting, universal story of a man caught between countries, losses and loves, and his search for freedom. Set in America and Cuba, this timely tale reverberates across politics, ambition and romance with quick-witted dialogue, joy-filled dance and Latin-fusion beats. This Broadway-scale, contemporary musical features the internationally acclaimed, three-time Grammy-nominated band Tiempo Libre with a company of 21 actors, dancers and musicians in a not-to-be-missed theatrical event.
Cuba Libre is playing at the Dolores Winningstad Theatre now and extended through Nov. 15th! Find tickets and learn more here!
Featuring music by Tiempo Libre
Book by Carlos Lacámara
Music & Lyrics by Jorge Gómez
Choreography by Maija Garcia
Directed by Dámaso Rodriguez
Cast & Creative: www.artistsrep.org
October 3, 2015 – November 15, 2015
All shows are at Portland'5 Winningstad Theatre, 1111 SW Broadway Ave.
RUN TIME: Approximately two hours, with one 20-minute intermission.
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