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Get to know how Liesl Batucan transformed into Apolinario Mabini in Tanghalang Pilipino’s critically-acclaimed steampunk musical, Mabining Mandirigma.
“Based on Moliere’s The Misanthrope, Schism is a satire that shows an art-imitating-life depiction of hypocrisy in the theater industry.”
Gold Villar and Nicco Manalo alternate as Sol, the leader of the rebellion.
“It is a one-of-a-kind experience that gets you out of your chair and makes you hungry for more; a rare gem of a production that will hook you and make you truly believe in the unparalleled talents of our artists.”
The play is based on the award-winning picture book by Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler. It follows the adventures of Mouse as she journeys through the woods and tries to outwit her predators.
“The immediate and resounding standing ovation at the end of the performance was a testament to the hard work that the creative team has put in to polish this production.”
“It is the type of production that makes a lasting impact on the audience’s psyche, a hidden gem of a theatrical masterpiece.”
According to an Inquirer article written by Lea Salonga herself, she will be playing the role of Helen Bechdel in ATEG’s International Premiere of Fun Home.