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“Liza Magtoto has crafted a layered, complex, and informative narrative that is enriched by Vincent De Jesus’s lyrics and musical direction. It’s a piece that leaves no stones unturned.”
“The play (directed by Andoy Ranay) is a series of stand-alone monologues and dialogues and people who resisted, or were victims of the Marcos dictatorship.”
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“With this piece, PETA has lived up to its mission to educate. It sought for audiences to understand and care about their history, and in that regard, it has been triumphant.”
“We only have several more weeks before ‘Wicked’ is back in Manila and the international tour’s resident director, Leigh Constantine, talked to Team TFM about what we can expect.”
“The show’s music (by William Elvin Manzano) might be one of the most melodious out of recent original musicals. The kundiman numbers evoked plenty of romance, even whimsy.”
“What’s extraordinary, however, is the way ‘Fun Home’, personal as it is, manages to show us truths about our own family dynamics.”