Sunday, May 18, 2008

Season auditions, workshop showcase at Gantimpala Theater

Gantimpala Theater, one of the leading dramatic arts companies in the country today, invites the public to two very special engagements: “Blue Jeans,” the recital production of the Acting in Musical Theater for Teens, Young Adults Batch 2008, and the one-day only audition in line with the company’s 31st season.

“Blue Jeans” is a musical play that feature some of the most popular tunes of the ’80s as performed by this year’s summer workshop participants. Roeder Camañag directs, with musical direction by Onyl Torres.

The performance is on May 24, 7 p.m., at the Open Air Auditorium in Luneta, Manila.

On May 26, 2-8 p.m., Gantimpala Theater signals the start of its 31st season with a one-day-only audition to be held at the Open Air Auditorium Building. The audition is open to all professional and non-professional actors, male and female, ages 18-45, with pleasing personality.

Bring a short profile and two photographs--close up and whole body.

Gantimpala will produce 11 plays during the 2008-2009 season: the four classics—“Florante at Laura,” “Noli Me Tangere,” “Ibong Adarna” and “El Filibusterismo;” J.Dennis Teodosio’s “Sleeping Beauty,” a new children’s musical based on the Grimms’ fairy tale; Rolando Tinio’s “A Life in the Slums,” the fifth season offering of GTF’s National Artist Production Series; and the touring productions of Boni Ilagan’s “Katipunan: Mga Anak ng Bayan,” William Shakespeare’s “Romeo and Juliet,” Wilfrido Ma. Guerrero’s “Forever;” and Teodosio’s “Ang Pagong at ang Matsing.”

Call 5280603, 5365860, 0921-5286308; e-mail

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