This well-meaning biographical jukebox musical about icons Gloria and Emilio Estefan, which did two years on Broadway and a US tour, is good summer scheduling, what with its Latin-pop bangers, infectious dance routines and “Dreams come true” messaging. Yet its awkward housing at the austere Coliseum exacerbates this 2015 work’s major flaw: reaching for profundity in a skin-deep, conflict-lite tale, instead of enjoying the party.
- RT @meenalsworld: I would give the government a "D" for their handling of the exams fiasco, but they'd probably upgrade it to an "A" becaus… 1 hour ago
- @mrdavidjays Right?! Went to the lovely Tate Modern on Tuesday, which was a joy, but the South Bank felt so ghostly… twitter.com/i/web/status/1… 1 hour ago
- Ahhhhhhh that’s the stuff 🌧 https://t.co/Y6bGmAMVNp 13 hours ago