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Ticket alert: Celia Cruz musical coming to Miami's Arsht Center

Ticket alert: Celia Cruz musical coming to Miami's Arsht Center

How is this not already a thing?

The late, great Celia Cruz, known as “the Queen of Salsa” around the world, is the subject of a bio-musical, and tickets go on sale noon Thursday, May 17, for a one-night-only performance on Nov. 17 at the Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts in Miami.

“Celia the Musical” tells the story of the beloved singer, who while on tour in Mexico in 1960 was not allowed to return home to Cuba by Fidel Castro. A year later, she became a U.S. citizen. Cruz, who had been a star in Latin American countries since the...

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