Presented as part of the University of Michigan Class of 2021 Senior Showcase, Castro-Santos performs "How To Return Home" by/ with permission from Kait Kerrigan and Bree Lowdermilk.

Directed by Linda Goodrich and Cynthia Kortman Westphal, Filmed and Edited by Nicholas Beardslee

Written, concieved and produced during the pandemic and following all COVID-19 guidelines, Castro-Santos co-wrote and performed in MT21's Senior Entrance. The Senior Entrance is performed every year to welcome new freshmen to the University of Michigan's Musical Theatre program.

Written by: Chloe Castro-Santos, Thani Brant, Owen Claire Smith, Andrew Plinio, and Neil McCaffrey

The laugh of the medusa

THE LAUGH OF THE MEDUSA is a new musical with music and lyrics by Thani Brant and a book by Thani Brant and Erica Ito.  It is loosely based upon the Medusa myth and inspired by the 1975 feminist essay "The Laugh of the Medusa" by Hélène Cixous.  

In the following demos, Chloe Castro-Santos sings as Medusa, Erica Ito as Athena, Andrew Cekala as The Maker, and Rixey Terry as Perseus.

From the University of Michigan's production "MT Ghostlight," Chloe Castro-Santos's rendition of "Stop" was performed with permission from composer/lyricist Georgia Stitt. 

Dir.: Linda Goodrich, Ron DeJesus, and Cynthia Kortman Westphal

God's HandChloe Castro-Santos
00:00 / 03:25
The Laugh of the MedsuaChloe Castro-Santos, Erica Ito, Rixey Terry, & Andrew Cekala
00:00 / 04:12