The 2013 solo concert of theater actor and director Menchu Lauchengco-Yulo, which was part of CCP’s concert series entitled Triple Threats: The Leading Men and Women of Philippine Musical Theater, is now streaming online. Lauchengco-Yulo is currently the Co-Artistic Director of Resorts World Manila’s Full House Theater Company.
The 1.5-hour concert, which marked Lauchengco-Yulo’s 35th year as a theater actress, features songs from some of the most popular musicals, including Wicked, Gypsy, West Side Story, The Sound of Music, Passion, Sweeney Todd, Funny Girl, Evita, The Baker’s Wife, Company, and Les Misérables, among others.
She is accompanied by musical director Rony Fortich on the piano. Also in the creative team are Raymond Lauchengco as stage director and John Batalla as lighting designer.
The stream is part of the CCP Channel Women’s Month 2022 showcase, which features women playwrights and performers who have brought art to the forefront of the stage. You can watch the stream HERE at the CCP Vimeo Channel until the end of the month.