EPISODE 8: Giovanna Aguilar Has a Conversation with Colombian-Born, Tony® -Nominated Choreographer Sergio Trujillo
This episode is conducted in Spanish by Host Giovanna who talks with Colombian-born On Your Feet! Tony Award® -nominated choreographer Sergio Trujillo about his how he went from studying biochemistry at the University of Toronto to becoming a highly acclaimed international choreographer. “I am living the American Dream, a kid from a poor Colombian neighborhood who moved to the USA to pursue his dream and was able to accomplish all of this,”Trujillo says. He also discusses the importance of his Latino roots and why it is important to educate the Latino community about career opportunities in the performing arts.
HourGlass On Your Feet! Full Access Credits We would like to give special thanks to all who made On Your Feet Full Access possible: Emilio and Gloria Estefan, Jerry Mitchell, the Nederlander Organization, the Marquis Theater, Christina Boursiquot and Mandy Tate from the Charlotte Wilcox Company. In addition, we are very grateful to Elka Samuels Smith of Divine Rhythm Productions and our Grammy nominated musician/composer, Roman Rojas who were on location assisting with these recordings.
HourGlass is an original podcast production hosted by creators and producers Maria Torres and Giovanna Aguilar. HourGlass is a collaboration between Maria Torres Productions and Candesco Productions.