Opera Juan is set to stage Basically Bernstein/Strictly Sondheim, a one night only concert that celebrates the works of Leonard Bernstein and Stephen Sondheim.
The special 2-in-1 show will feature popular and rarely performed vocal selections from Candide, Mass, Peter Pan, Sweeney Todd, Follies, Company, Sunday in the Park with George, and Passion, among others. The cast includes performers from the fields of musical theater, opera, and choral music– Phi Palmos, Cris Go, Aubrey Marie Buenvenida, Nicka Karla Caliwag, Allison Rose Cervantes, Renz Nathaniel Cruz, Nerissa De Juan, Michael Del Rosario, Eden Lorrice Dumlao, Shanna Loise Garcia, Jeric Paul Lim, Aindrielle Madelo, Richard Moreno, and John Lemuel Salvedia.
The show will be directed by Renz Nathaniel Cruz (who is also OperaJuan’s Founding President and Artistic Director) and Phi Palmos, with music direction by Obel Alalong.
This concert will be staged on January 11, 2020, 6PM, at the Manila Pianos, Ronac Lifestyle Center, Paseo de Magallanes, Makati City. OperaJuan is an independent vocal ensemble which aims to further promote local and foreign classical music and musical theater to the Filipino audience. For ticket inquiries, call 0965-1951007 or 0995-0818296 or contact them on Facebook at facebook.com/OperaJuan or on Instagram at @operajuan.