The audition is on June 14, 2-6 p.m., at the Rehearsal Hall, Open Air Auditorium, in Luneta, Manila. It is open to aspiring and professional actors, male and female, aged 18 years old above. Interested parties must bring two pictures, close-up and whole body, and a resume.
[In photo: Meliza Reyes as Maria Clara and Jao Mapa as Crisostomo Ibarra in “Kanser”]
The line-up of plays for this year are the four classics--“Florante at Laura,” “Kanser,” “Ibong Adarna” and “El Filibusterismo”; a twin bill of English plays, “The Necklace” and “New Yorker in Tondo”; a new children’s musical by J. Dennis Teodosio and Jesse Lucas, “Beauty and the Beast”; and the revival productions of “Bayan-Bayanan,” “Kasalan sa Likod ng Simbahan,” “General Goyo,” “Madilim ang Gabi sa Laot” and “Flor at Gusting.”
The stage management workshop, on the other hand, is set on June 21-July 3, 1-5 p,m., with Ed Murillo as main facilitator. Murillo is considered by theater and special events practitioners as one of the best stage managers in the Philippines today. Tuition is P3,000.
Call 5280603 or text 0921-5286308 or 0926-5516142. Visit www.gantimpalatheater.multiply.com and www.facebook.com/gantimpala.