Before Broadway, Eric Ulloa Offers an Exclusive Backstage Look at Gloria Estefan's On Your Feet!
On Your Feet!, the new Broadway-bound musical based on the lives of seven-time Grammy winner Gloria Estefan and her husband, producer-musician-entrepreneur Emilio Estefan, plays a limited run at the Oriental Theatre in Chicago.
“Get out of bed! It’s a two show day and I’m not gonna walk myself…” –Bastian
When in an out of town tryout, it’s important to look over your script and its changes daily with NO distractions.
Morning walks are not always my favorite but Chicago is quite a gorgeous city to explore. And Bastian is still intrigued by all the rivers.
Cardio is very important in getting ready for a two show day. My face tells you just how much I love cardio…
On my way out to brunch, I run into Luis Salgado and his beautiful family.
Brunch with a few members of the cast before the matinee.
Since most of our day is inside a theatre, any time you can spend at home is tremendously precious. Hence, I do my hair at home…and I know what you’re thinking, WHAT a transformation! Eric “The Chameleon” Ulloa.
Walking to the theatre. And yes, I’m one of those who wear flip flops in a city.
People start to mill outside the theatre.
I sign in, making sure I don’t sign in as Tanairi Vasquez, which is often…