The cast of the West End production of On Your Feet has been confirmed.
The new musical tells the story of Emilio and Gloria Estefan.
Currently playing across North America, the stage spectacular will transfer to London’s West End from June 14.
It will play at the London Coliseum, London through to August 31.
The title roles of Gloria Estefan and Emilio Estefan will be played by Christie Prades and George Ioannides respectively.
Prades is currently playing the role on the US tour, having also played it during the show’s Broadway run. Other credits include In The Heights and West Side Story.
Ioannides has previously appeared in Annie, Mamma Mia! and An Officer and a Gentleman.
Philippa Stefani (Rent, In the Heights Wicked) will play Gloria Estefan at certain performances.
Further casting for On Your Feet! in the West End includes Madalena Alberto (Evita, Cats, Les Miserables) as Gloria Fajardo and Karen Mann (Fiddler on the Roof, Scrooge, Sister Act) as Consuelo.
Completing the cast are Hollie Cassar, Francisco Del Solar, Katie Dunsden, Eduardo Enrikez, Laura Friedrich Tejero, Denzel Giskus, Francesca Lara Gordon, Yonly Leyva Desdunes, Elia Lo Tauro, Martin McCarthy, Alicia Mencía, Ciro Lourencio Meulens, Carl Patrick, Clayton Rosa, Julia Ruiz Fernandez, Shanna Michelle Slaap, Dawnita Smith, Frank van Hengel, Despina Violari and Alain Zambrana Borges.
The child cast sees Klaudia Gjergji, Holly McDonagh, Emily Perra sharing the role of Little Gloria and Santiago Huertas Ruiz, Jonathan Naranjo, Alejandro Puentes Motato sharing role of Nayib/Young Emilio/Jeremy.
Directed by Jerry Mitchell (Kinky Boots, Legally Blonde), with choreography from Sergio Trujillo and book by Alexander Dinelaris, On Your Feet is described as an “inspiring true story about heart, heritage and two people who believed in their talent—and each other—to become an international sensation.”
On Your Feet’s London engagement follows performances at Curve, Leicester from June 3 to June 8.
Following the London run, On Your Feet will head out on a UK tour starting in Sunderland Empire from September 30.