By Staci Hauk
Scottsdale Lifestyle Magazine
Americano! is based on the life of Tony Valdovinos, a graduate of Camelback High School who was brought from Mexico by his parents at age two. This true story follows Tony who discovers his undocumented status when he tries to enlist in the Marines. With his lifelong dream of serving in the military vanishing, Tony must confront his family, his heritage, and a deeply divided country. Americano! has the hefty goal of casting a human light on what it means to be a Dreamer.
Jason Rose – Creator and Producer of Americano!
The force behind Americano! is Jason Rose; serving as creator and producer of the musical.