Disney's "High School Musical" is a brand new full-length Broadway-style musical based on the smash hit Disney Channel original movie which broke records for television viewership and CD sales. Presented by Blue Repertory in cooperation with Cebu-based producer Hendri Go of Little Boy Productions, Disney's "High School Musical" will play from February 23 to 25, 2007. Evening performances are at 8:00 pm, with matinees at 10:30 am and 3:00 pm. Heading the cast is popular teen star and MYX VJ Karel Marquez who will play the lead role of Gabriella Montez.
This production is the officially licensed stage adaptation of the Disney Channel original movie, and is the frst production of its kind in Asia. It will be directed by Chari Arespacochaga, who directed the Tony-award winning drama "Doubt" starring Cherie Gil, and "Footloose" starring Jay-R and Iya Villania. She will be joined in the creative team by set designer Mio Infante, choreographer Dan Cabrera (of ABS-CBN's "Pinoy Dream Academy"), and musical director Felix Rivera.
Tickets from P250 up are now available through Ticketworld (call 891-9999). For group sales and sponsorship information, call Jill 0919-3608974 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The main cast of Ateneo Blue Repertory's "High School Musical:" Jaime Barcelon (Ryan), Yen Morada (Sharpay), LA Ferriols (Kelsi), Kakki Teodoro (Taylor), Karel Marquez (Gabriella), Shark Alonzo (Troy), Nikko Atienza (Chad), and Reb Atadero (Zeke)