CASTING IS COMPLETE – REHEARSALS ARE NOW IN PROGRESS
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Since a young age, Alexandra Córdoba had passion for music and singing. At the age of seven she began playing classical clarinet at La Escuela Juvenil de Música of INAC and participated in choral groups of several churches, as well as in orchestral summer camps.
She was part of the Broadway Opera Show, an artistic project between universities, and recently participated in the Encuentro Latinoamericano de Música Coral where she fell in love with theatre and the stage.
With Empirical knowledge on lyric and opera singing and passion for acting, Alexandra is amazed to be part of Panamá: The Musical casting as Melody, and to act with so many talented people.
Gaby Gnazzo, one of Panama’s most recognized talents, is a professional actress, singer, TV personality, choreographer and dancer with more than 20 years experience.
Her numerous theater performances include “Maria” in Sound Of Music, “Eliza Doolittle” in My Fair Lady, “Donna” in Mamma Mia; “Velma Von Tussle” in Hairspray and “Mama, Lacy de Lesseps” in Panamá: The Musical.
As a choreographer, Gaby’s highlights include Joseph and the Technicolor Raincoat, Evita and Jesus Christ Superstar.
Gaby is also a popular TV journalist with appearances on CNN World Report and RPC TV and TVN in Panama City Panama. Her awards include Best TV Report for CNN World Report and Best Report for UNICEF International Awards. She was also a news anchor for RPC and TVN in Panama City Panama.
But that’s not all, she was producer and host of Late Night with Gaby Gnazzo, TVN, Panama City. Her movie appearances include Panama Jackpot (singer in club) and Donaire y Esplendor (Analía Díaz).
Panama’s up-and-coming mega-talent, Yael Danon, was born and raised in Panama and started dancing classes when she was six years old.
By the age of eight she discovered her talent for singing and at ten she started acting classes at Teatro ABA.
Today, at 11 years old, she is a veteran performer having performed in Evita, Cats, Las Mariposas ya no Viven aquí, and as a guest singer in La Luna Llena de Tambores and in Ricardo Velasque´s concert “Romanza.”
She has also experienced the international dance competitions of Academia de Danza STEPS.
Yael loves musicals and is very excited to be part of the PANAMÁ: THE MUSICAL. Cast as Harmony, a part that will require all her talents, will let her show audiences what she is so passionate about… singing, acting and dancing.
Yes, Yael Danon is Panamá: The Musical’s very own triple threat!
Julio Alejandro Barsallo
Julio Alejandro Barsallo started in musical theatre eight years ago as a dancer in Aladdin, Jr., directed by Edwin Cedeño. Forever captured by the magic of performing arts, he participated in different projects such as Beauty and The Beast, Jr., Hello Dolly!, The Wizard of Oz, Tarzan, Legally Blonde: The Musical, the first season of micro-theatre in Panama, Talingo's Spring Awakening (as Hanschen) and Apenas son las Cuatro.
After three years of absence from musical theatre, Julio returns to the stage, taking the thrilling challenge of bringing life to Tito in Panamá: The Musical.
Juan Caballero has always been a fan of the performing arts. Only recently did he start acting in theatre and musicals. At his former school, Balboa Academy, he’s helped produce two productions: Grease, where he played Danny Zuko, and Into the Woods, where he played a Prince and the Wolf. Outside of school, Juan has been part of NIU Panama’s productions. He played Roger Davis in RENT, Oliver & Ryan in Theory of Relativity, and one of the cousins in 21 Chump Street. Juan is very enthusiastic to be part of Panamá: the Musical, playing the roles of Radio Cassanova and Lucky Lindy. Juan hopes everyone enjoys the show.
Born in Laiden, Netherlands, Emely Myles is a 27 year old singer, actress and mother of a beautiful two year old girl.
Winner of Star 23 2006, first runner up of Vive La Musica 2012, winner of KWC Panama 2017, first runner up of KWC Internacional 2017 and winner of Teleton Stars 2017.
Emely has been a part of several musical plays such as Big River, The Sound of Music, In the Heights, The Adams Family and most recently, Rent.
She loves acting and singing and is thrilled for the opportunity to be a part of Panamá: The Musical!
Panamá: The Musical – CAST
Alexandra Córdoba - Melody
Gaby Gnazzo - Mama
Yael Danon - Harmony
Julio Barsallo - Tito
Juan Caballero - Radio Cassanova
Panamá: The Musical – CAST
Randy Dominguez - Eddie Machete
Leonte Bordanea - Detective Lorenzo Victoriano
Emely Mules - Yavida
Henry Twohy - RCA Bossman
Rachel de Karen Gurardia - Swing roles