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Hour Glass - Time to Talk

Hour Glass Time to Talk about the stories shaping the artist - an original Podcast created, produced and hosted by Maria Torres and Giovanna Aguilar. HourGlass is collaboration between f Maria Torres Productions and Candesco Productions.
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Now displaying: October, 2017
Choreographer, Director, Producer - Maria Torres talks about the types of stories that get her hooked on a project, and working with her buddy, actor John Leguizamo whom she met in the early 90s and worked with on the film Summer of Sam. Since then she has been his go-to choreographer.
 
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Oct 9, 2017

EPISODE 8: Giovanna Aguilar Has a Conversation with Colombian-Born, Tony® -Nominated Choreographer Sergio Trujillo


This episode is conducted in Spanish by Host Giovanna who talks with Colombian-born On Your Feet! Tony Award® -nominated choreographer Sergio Trujillo about his how he went from
studying biochemistry at the University of Toronto to becoming a highly acclaimed international choreographer. “I am living the American Dream, a kid from a poor Colombian neighborhood
who moved to the USA to pursue his dream and was able to accomplish all of this,”Trujillo says. He also discusses the importance of his Latino roots and why it is important to educate the
Latino community about career opportunities in the performing arts.

HourGlass On Your Feet! Full Access Credits

We would like to give special thanks to all who made On Your Feet Full Access possible: Emilio and Gloria Estefan, Jerry Mitchell, the Nederlander Organization, the Marquis Theater, Christina Boursiquot and Mandy Tate from the Charlotte Wilcox Company.

In addition, we are very grateful to Elka Samuels Smith of Divine Rhythm Productions and our Grammy nominated musician/composer, Roman Rojas who were on location assisting with these recordings.

ABOUT HOURGLASS

HourGlass is an original podcast production hosted by creators and producers Maria Torres and Giovanna Aguilar. HourGlass is a collaboration between Maria Torres Productions and Candesco Productions.

Oct 8, 2017

EPISODE 7: MARIA TORRES AND SERGIO TRUJILLO -ON KICK, BALL, CHANGE - KEEP
IT MOVING!


Host Maria talks with her longtime friend and colleague, Tony Award® -nominated choreographer for their musical On Your Feet!, Sergio Trujillo about performing live and paying it forward on a full episode dedicated to her segment Kick, Ball, Change ⏤ Keep It Moving! This
episode celebrates the lessons learned while performing on a live stage where missteps and stumbles challenge the performer to completing the number. The four-time Drama Desk-Nominated choreographer narrates how he kept his cool during some of those life-learning lessons on a stage in front of live audience.

HourGlass On Your Feet! Full Access Credits

We would like to give special thanks to all who made On Your Feet Full Access possible: Emilio and Gloria Estefan, Jerry Mitchell, the Nederlander Organization, the Marquis Theater, Christina Boursiquot and Mandy Tate from the Charlotte Wilcox Company.

In addition, we are very grateful to Elka Samuels Smith of Divine Rhythm Productions and our Grammy nominated musician/composer, Roman Rojas who were on location assisting with these recordings.

ABOUT HOURGLASS

HourGlass is an original podcast production hosted by creators and producers Maria Torres and Giovanna Aguilar. HourGlass is a collaboration between Maria Torres Productions and Candesco Productions.

Oct 7, 2017

Maria Torres Talks with On Your Feet! Director Jerry Mitchell About Inviting Everyone into the Emilio and Gloria Estefan Story

On this episode, Host Maria Torres has a conversation with Two-Time Tony Award® Winner, On Your Feet! Director Jerry Mitchell about working on the Emilio and Gloria Estefan story to Broadway. “What was wonderful for me working on OYF!, I wasn’t Latino, so I had to make sure the story would resonate with people who don’t understand the Spanish language and that every family could enjoy the same experience,” says Mitchell. He shares how the Musical evolved from its Chicago debut to the Broadway stage and credits his team’s collective
participation toward the “best idea in the room” to continually improving the production.

HourGlass On Your Feet! Full Access Credits

We would like to give special thanks to all who made On Your Feet Full Access possible: Emilio and Gloria Estefan, Jerry Mitchell, the Nederlander Organization, the Marquis Theater, Christina Boursiquot and Mandy Tate from the Charlotte Wilcox Company.

In addition, we are very grateful to Elka Samuels Smith of Divine Rhythm Productions and our Grammy nominated musician/composer, Roman Rojas who were on location assisting with these recordings.

ABOUT HOURGLASS

HourGlass is an original podcast production hosted by creators and producers Maria Torres and Giovanna Aguilar. HourGlass is a collaboration between Maria Torres Productions and Candesco Productions.

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