‘Seussical’ to be Staged in Cebu this February
2TinCans Philippines, Cebu’s premier theater communications company, celebrates its 10th anniversary with a staging of Seussical from February 24 to 25 at the CENEWOF Theater of the Marcelo Fernan Press Center in Lahug, Cebu City.
Seussical is a journey into the colorful universe created by Dr. Seuss, featuring beloved characters from The Cat in the Hat, Horton Hears a Who, Gertrude McFuzz, among many others. The production will feature actors from the 2TinCans Theatre Company and the musical theater students of 2TinCans Theatre Lab.
“The theater has the power to touch and transform people’s lives and in 2TinCans, we want every experience to entertain, educate, and empower,” 2TinCans founder and producing artistic director, Sarah Mae Enclona-Henderson, said. “Theater must be accessible to young audiences, and we hope that by producing musicals like Seussical, we will be able to bring that theatrical experience to many Cebuano families.”
Seussical is directed by Henderson with dance direction by Vincent Paul Diez Gaton and vocal direction by Apple Abarquez.
Playing the mischievous Cat in the Hat is Dave Feril, while Fia Mikaele Cagulada and JT Ecube alternate as Jojo. Clark Yonson and Coco Caballes alternate as Horton the Elephant, Judee Kriselle Rallos and Isabel Mendero alternate as Gertrude McFuzz, and Shanice Kae Suarez plays the Amayzing Mayzie.
Joining the cast are Vince Lopez, Shane Rennel Ayong, Dan Clever Gigantone, Grant Bacaltos, Louie Basalo, Mau Alcoriza, Kristian Jacob Logarta, Benjun Yu, Joshua Andrino, Justin Mae Ng, Marianne Figueroa, Jennifer Loma, Elle Rivera, Aleesha Tabar, Seine-Maia Abangan, Queenie Madonna Paras, Henrique Kristoffer Ong, Ariel Perl Barbarona, Frankie Lacson, Sophia Adeline Morrell, Lindsey Alexandra Morrell, Ellexa Raine Lee, Ria Shereese Canoy, and Courtney Encarnacion.
Seussical is presented through a special arrangement with Music Theatre International (MTI).
Tickets are available through https://2tincans-philippines.