Orchestrator Alex Lacamoire and his wife Ileana Ferreras who encountered each other via mutual friends in 2008 has turned to be an inseparable couple now. The couple, after years of dating, tied the knot in 2011.
Lacamoire and Ileana have a better understanding and dedication; supporting one another in personal as well as professional career. Well, let's get details about their relationship and all in today's session.
'Hamilton' Music Supervisor Alex Lacamoire And His Married Life With Wife Ileana Ferreras
Lacamoire, 42 met his future wife Ileana the first time at Birdland, the New York club in August 2008.
They had gone to see a cabaret act with the actor Henry Gainza, a mutual friend.
Ferreras remembered the moment and said,
"We were on a line to say goodnight to Henry, to congratulate him."
Through their friends, the duo became friends on Facebook. Lacamoire admitted that he looked at her page every day just to "see her beautiful smile".
Mah wife came out to visit before the opening! pic.twitter.com/bwscSBbkIT— Alex Lacamoire (@LacketyLac) October 22, 2016
After dating for years, the two married in August 2011 in Battery Gardens, a restaurant in New York. Mark R. Hunter, a Universal Life Minister and friends of the couple attended the nuptials.
The couple is celebrating their conjugal life the best way; traveling different adventurous and historic places all over the world.
Here, you can see the pair enjoying the sun at Polihale State Park:
Besides their romantic life, Lacamoire has well supported his wife, a professional life coach in her work. See the Twitter post below:
The couple has always been there for one another and that's the best part of every relationship.
Alex Lacamoire's Musical Career
Lacamoire has marked his name as an arranger, conductor, musical director and orchestrator. He has worked on many on and off Broadway. Some of his amazing works include Bat Boy: The Musical and Captain Louie.
He worked as the Music Director in Wicked in 2005 and as music supervisor for the musical High Fidelity in 2006.
He received a Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Orchestrations as Music Director for In the Heights. He along with Bill Sherman won the Tony Award for Best Orchestrations in 2008 and the Grammy Award for Best Musical Theater Album in 2009 for their combined work in In the Heights.
He also collaborated with Tom Kitt on Bring It On the Musical in 2012. He was praised with Antoinette Perry Award for Best Orchestrations in 2016 for the Broadway production Hamilton.
In 2017, he worked as the Executive Music Producer on the movie The Greatest Showman. He produced Lin-Manuel Miranda's 'Found Tonight' featuring Ben Platt in March 2018.
Alex Lacamoire: Quick Facts
- Born on 24 May 1975 in Los Angeles, California.
- His birth sign is Gemini.
- He is of American Nationality; belongs to Cuban descent.
- He began playing the piano when he was just four years of age.
- He shifted to Miami, Florida when she was just nine years.
- He attended the Southwood Middle School.
- Also studied at New World School of the Arts.
- He completed his graduation with the highest GPA from Berklee College of Music.
- He was awarded multiple Tony and Grammy Awards for his work in In the Heights in 2008.