Category Archives: Stage Play

Repertory Philippines opens The Wizard of Oz on August 18

THE WIZARD OF OZ”, the greatest family musical of all time and the most magical adventure of them all, is touching down in Manila as Repertory Philippines brings this classic treasure beginning August 18 at Onstage, Greenbelt, Makati City.  “THE WIZARD OF OZ” promises to be a production with breathtaking special effects that will sweep audiences away, from the moment the tornado twists its way into Kansas.  “THE WIZARD OF OZ” is set to open on August 18, 2012 at Onstage, 2/F, Greenbelt 1, Paseo de Roxas cor. Legazpi St., Makati city. The show runs until December 16, 2012.

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Simon’s Way

“ SIMON’S WAY ” is an original Filipino cine-musical with book, music, lyrics and direction by Ferdinand Dimadura. Interspersed with film, the musical tells the story of a Franciscan brother named Simon Vela who was chosen by Our Lady to search for her missing image. For five long years, Simon searched every mountain and cave in Western France only to find the missing statue in the mountain of the Peña de Francia near Salamanca, Spain in the year 1434. Almost four hundred years later, Father Miguel Cobarrubias brought the devotion of Our Lady to Naga City. Continue reading

SHAKESPEARE IN HOLLYWOOD PLOT SUMMARY

It’s 1934, and Shakespeare’s most famous fairies, Oberon and Puck, have magically materialized on the Warner Bros. Hollywood set of Max Reinhardt’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream. Instantly smitten by the glitz and glamour of show biz, the two are ushered onto the silver screen to play (who else?) themselves. Continue reading

AMPHITRYON By Heinrich von Kleist

Celebrating its 35th Theater Season, Dulaang UP presents its fourth production, Amphitryon, a Roman comedy by Heinrich von Kleist with Filipino tranlation by Jerry Respeto and direction by Jose Estrella. Amphitryon is a tale of love, infidelity and deception. Continue reading