Celia extends its run at New World Stages by two months
The musical Celia, by Carmen Rivera and Candido Tirado, extends its run at New World Stages / Stage 2 through to 27 Jan 2008.
The show opened at New World Stages on 26 Sep 2007, following previews from 28 Aug, for a run that was originally scheduled to end on 16 Nov 2007.
Celia takes the audience on a musical journey through the life and music of singer Celia Cruz from her humble beginnings in Cuba to international stardom. Featuring most of Celiaï¿½s greatest hits and told through the eyes of Pedro Knight, Celiaï¿½s husband, audiences will experience the Celia that few people knew but millions loved.
Directed by Jaime Azpilicueta and choreographed by Maria Torres, Celia features Xiomara Laugart Sï¿½nchez, Modesto Lacï¿½n, Pedro Capï¿½, Sunilda Caraballo, Rogelio Douglas Jr., Lai-Si Fernï¿½ndez, Anissa Gathers, Wilson Mendieta, Elvis Nolasco y Joselyn Reyes.
The creative team comprises Narelle Sissons (sets), Haydee Morales (costumes), Sarah Sidman (lighting) and Bernard Fox sound).
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