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Editor-in-Chief / Chief Reviewer for TheaterFansManila.com. Bylines at Cosmo.ph, Spot.ph, and ABS-CBN's NoInk. Writer by trade and temperament. A self-professed art appreciator, she'll watch anything once. Find her on Twitter and Instagram.
“Director Kanakan Balintagos felt it crucial to cast white actors in white roles for the Philippine production. Visually, it makes sense, as a homogeneous cast might have diluted the potency of the West vs East dichotomy.”