Mula sa Buwan will be streaming select scenes from the musical online on April 7!
The livestream will be happening on the Mula sa Buwan Facebook page. There will also be live commentary from the actors of the production happening throughout the show.
The principal cast of Mula sa Buwan’s latest production in 2018 includes Nicco Manalo alternating with Boo Gabunada as Cyrano, Myke Salomon alternating with Edward Benosa as Christian, and Gab Pangilinan alternating with Cris Go as Roxane. KL Dizon played Roxane while Fred Lo alternated with Benosa as Christian in the 2016 production.
Based on the story of ‘Cyrano de Bergerac’, Mula sa Buwan tells the love story of Cyrano, Roxane, and Christian set in 1940’s Manila. The musical is written by Pat Valera (concept, book, and lyrics) and William Manzano (music and lyrics), with production design by Ohm David, musical direction by TJ Ramos, musical arrangement by Dana Marquez, lighting design by Meliton Roxas, choreography by JM Cabling, and dramaturgy by Katherine Sabate. The show is directed by Valera.
The online initiative is part of the Open House fundraising campaign, which aims to help members of the performing arts community displaced by the COVID-19 pandemic. You can learn more about Open House’s schedules by going to its Facebook page.
You can watch the teaser video below.