November 17, 2015
By Dr. Leonard Golubchick, Entertainment Editor for labor Press
This is a joyful and exuberant show that takes us from the humble beginnings of Gloria and Emilio Estefan to stardom.This show finds the sweet spot in the audience as gets you off your feet and conga its way in everyone’s heart. Jerry Mitchell,the Director, does it again as in “Kinky Boots.
The songs are brought to life through uplifiing dance routines choreographied by Sergio Trujillo. The show Congas its way on to the Broadway stage through a wonderful cast led by Ana Villafane as Gloria and Josh Segarra as Emilio. We follow their Cuban roots to success with the Miami Sound Machine while attaining the immigrant vision of the American dream.