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UP Dulaang Laboratoryo’s Coro de los Diablos to be Staged at UPLB

UP Dulaang Laboratoryo’s Coro de los Diablos to be Staged at UPLB

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After its successful run at the University of the Philippines in Diliman last September 2015, the UP Dulaang Laboratoryo’s Coro De Los Diablos is set to stage this time at the University of the Philippines Los Baños in Laguna on March 8, 9 and 10 with 4:30pm and 7:30pm performances at the historic Charles Fuller Baker Memorial Hall.

Playwright Layeta Bucoy, also an award-winning playwright and UP Artist III in UPLB, has adapted it in Filipino, from the celebrated classic novel of William Golding’s “Lord of the Flies.”


Coro de los Diablos” is a tragic drama that explores human survival. Six teenagers along with those who did not survive are about to attend the World Youth Convention. Their plane crashed on an unidentified island where each character discovers and confronts the true self. The adaptation is set to a World War III.


It features Charmaine Lou Aranton (Pat), Mark Mirando (Jules), Vincent Kevin Pajara (Migs), Lei Ann Quinquileria (Donna), Christian Gabriel Tolentino (Sam) and Kyrstynne Vargas (Girlie), all under the pride of UP Diliman’s Theater Arts program.

Artistic Team

Theater, TV and film director Joey Ting directs and supervises the artistic and production team which include Io Balanon (set), Mark Mirando (costumes), Arvy Dimaculungan (music and sound), Joyce Garcia (video), Gabo Tolentino (lights), Kyrstynne Vargas (production management), Janica Ann Marcelo (stage management) and Ryan Christian Nuñez (technical direction) with Marvin Olaes (faculty supervision).

This theatrical event will not be possible without the invitation of UPLB Philosophical Society in celebration of their first anniversary. Organizers are Eula Junina Blanco (production head) along with Allysa Guardiano, Alexandra Vasco, Ben Oliver Tutor, Micah Regina Gonzales and Eunice Alexcy Señadoza together with their chief archon, Jennica Rose De Guzman and their faculty adviser Prof. Nikulous Aranas.

Ticket is at 150.00 pesos. For reservation, booking and inquiries, contact 0915-4509432 or visit https://www.facebook.com/uplbcorodelosdiablos.

Click here for a summarized version of this show.

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