Vajèn of den Bosch got zangtips of Gloria Estefan
Photo: Hollandse Hoogte
Gloria Estefan has Vajèn van den Bosch in her studio in Miami helped her hit Conga to get the hang of. “I had myself really in my arm squeeze, so special was that time in the studio.”
In RTL Boulevard said the musical star about her encounter with Estefan: “I have a Conga for her singing, and she gave me tips. It was great. I was all day nervous, that you see on my stresshoofd.”
Van den Bosch was last week with Jim Bakkum and Tommie Christiaan in Miami to prepare for their lead roles in the Dutch version of the musical On Your Feet! of Stage Entertainment. The actress plays the role of Gloria.
Jim Bakkum and Tommie Christiaan are alternating on the stage as Emilio Estefan. Bakkum: “It’s pretty weird that you had someone play who is still alive and will soon be at the premiere in the hall sit down. That will give extra pressure, more than in a normal role.”
Bakkum and Van den Bosch were given the leading roles to his own words, ” only after approval of the auditietapes by Emilio and Gloria Estefan. The two are on 29 October attended the Dutch premiere of their musical On Your Feet! in the Beatrix Theater in Utrecht. The musical contains all of the pop songs of Gloria Estefan and the Miami Sound Machine, such as Conga, Get On Your Feet / Rhythm is Gonna Get You.