Based on the life of Antonio Valdovinos
Michael Barnard Director, Musical Staging, Co-Book Writer/Lyricist
Carrie Rodriguez Composer/Lyricist
Jonathan Rosenberg Co-Book Writer/Lyricist
Jason Rose Producer
This musical true story follows Tony, the child of immigrants who discovers his undocumented status when he tries to enlist in the Marines. With his lifelong dream of serving in the military vanishing quickly, Tony must confront his family, his heritage, and a deeply divided country. Featuring a sumptuous original score of new music, ¡Americano! casts a profoundly human light on what it means to be a Dreamer.
¡Americano! runs 2 hours and 20 minutes with one fifteen minute intermission.