A selection of zarzuela (spanish) music
Story by Gabriel Reoyo Pazos
A story of a young girl named Estella who wants to become a singing and dancing "star" and doesn't understand why she needs to go to school.
Set to authentic zarzuela (Spanish opera) music with an original story that emphasizes the importance of learning how to write and read… even for a singing and dancing “star.”
"No matter how old I get, I could (and would) see that opera again and again"
Laura Ann Ponto, student
Glenwood School, LAUSD
"A standing Ovation! Please be sure to include us in future programs."
Chris Salo, Teacher
St. Cyprian School, Long Beach
"We believe this is a rare opportunity for our students, many of whom receive public support and could not otherwise get this type of cultural enrichment."
Paul C. Loesch, Principal
Downey Unified School District