2018 ★ New York Musical Festival NEXT LINK PRODUCTION★
WINNER 5 NYMF AWARDS, including Special Citation for Political Relevance & Impact Tuesday, July 10, 2018 at 8:00 pm Thursday, July 12, 2018 at 1:00 pm Friday, July 13, 2018 at 9:00 pm Saturday, July 14, 2018 at 1:00 pm Saturday, July 14, 2018 at 5:00 pm CAST Wilson Jermaine Heredia* (Rent, Broadway- Tony, Drama Desk, Obie Award) Genny Lis Padilla* (On Your Feet, Broadway) Natalie Toro* (Les Miserables, A Tale of Two Cities; Broadway) Gregory Diaz IV* (Matilda, Broadway) Julian Silva* (The Lion King, Broadway) Taylor Caldwell*(School of Rock, Broadway) Diego Lucano*, (School of Rock, Broadway) Cherry Torres*,(In the Heights, John W. Engeman Theatre) Rodrigo Ignacio Cruz*, (Cats 25th Anniversary Tour) Sisley Carretas, (U.S. Open 2017)
★ PEDRO PAN COMMISSION & PRODUCTION HISTORY ★
PEDRO PAN opened in Long Island City at The Chain Theatre on February 1, 2014. PEDRO PAN was commissioned and produced by The TRUF Theatre Company. The cast featured Luis E. Mora as Pedro, Joey Lozada as Roger, Destinee Rea McGinnis as Wendy, Taylor Ferrera as Tia Lily, and Rebecca Aparicio as Mami. The production was directed by Rebecca Aparicio, choreographed by Alexis Rheinhart and Jason Styres. Lighting design and Stage Management: Katie Kennedy. Set designs and projections: Guillermo Laporta. The original PEDRO PAN band included Stephen Anthony Elkins on piano, Bill Goffi on bass, and Theo Metz on percussion.
2015- New York International Fringe Festival: Full Production
2017- New York Musical Festival Developmental Reading Series. Winner 2017 NEW YORK MUSICAL FESTIVAL DEVELOPMENTAL READING AWARD guaranteeing them a spot in the 2018 Festival and a $5,000 subsidy towards that production.
2018- Full Production, New York Musical Festival, Acorn Theatre- Theatre Row.