Choreography

With an extensive background in dance, specializing in multi-cultural and multi-era dance, and coupled with her knowledge of movement direction and directing, Marcela’s choreography is dynamic, and situational. Any dance or movement fits in with the theme and moment of the play as a whole.

Caroline, or Change

By Tony Kushner
Music by Jeanine Tesori
Directed by Marcela Lorca
Syracuse Stage, NY

The musical Caroline, or Change currently playing at Syracuse Stage is one of the best productions I’ve seen in twelve years of reviewing…Director/Choreographer Marcella Lorca has done a masterful job of directing and staging the piece. -North Country Public Radio

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House of the Spirits

By Caridad Svich based on the novel by Isabel Allende
Directed by Marcela Lorca
Music by Victor Zupanc
Mixed Blood Theater, MN

It was a production so fluid and graceful in rendering its ugliness that we willingly invested ourselves in their lives. As in Allende’s book, we were compelled to continue, for if there’s to be the reward of love at the end for someone as wretched as Esteban, then surely there is hope for us all.

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Caroline, or Change

By Tony Kushner
Directed and Choreographed by Marcela Lorca
Composed by Jeanine Tesori
Choreography by Marcela Lorca
Guthrie Theater, MN

“As marvelous, enchanting, and soul-stirring a show as you’re ever going to see, and if you choose to forego the chance to experience the Guthrie’s absolutely spectacular production of it, you will be missing the opportunity of a lifetime. There’s no way for mere words to do this production justice. You have to see it to appreciate it. This is a show everyone ought to see.” – Tad Simons, Mpls.St.Paul Magazine

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Peer Gynt

By Henrik Ibsen, translated and adapted by Robert Bly
Directed by Tim Carroll
Choreography by Marcela Lorca
Guthrie Theater, MN

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