“GANTIMPALA THEATER FOUNDATION INC.’s “KANSER@35 THE MUSICAL” TO BE SEEN AGAIN ON THIS COMING MONTH OF FEBRUARY!”
In line with its 38th Season, Gantimpala Theater Foundation Inc. proudly presents “KANSER@35 THE MUSICAL” based from the novel Noli Me Tangere by Dr. Jose Rizal with libretto written by Jomar Fleras, music by Jed Balsamo, and choreography by Paul Alexander Morales under the direction of Franniel Zamora.
Today, KANSER is the longest running play in Philippine theater history and to mark its 35th year, “KANSER@35” will be presented AGAIN as a full length musical theater production on this coming month of February 2016.
Its director, Franniel Zamora, recently won as Best Director for a Musical Play at the Aliw Awards which was held last December only of 2015. He won for the said musical play- “Kanser@35: The Musical”. So, all GTF (Gantimpala Theater Foundation) must be very proud of this achievement and make their next performances the best ones!!!
Portraying the lead roles of Kanser@35 are Michael Pangilinan and Jacob Benedicto (Crisostomo Ibarra), Myramae Meneses (Maria Clara), Bodjie Pascua (Pilosopong Tasyo), Vien Alen King (Elias,) Kate Alejandrino and Michaela Fajardo (Sisa), Carlo Angelo Falcis (Padre Damaso), Carlo Mañalac (Padre Salvi), William Serrano (KapitanTiago), Queen Mia (Dona Victorina), Meldea Flor Chua (Consolacion).
The supporting cast include Albert Daniel Silos (Basilio), Angelo Gabriel Ilustre (Crispin), Joey de Guzman (Tiburcio), and Norman Peñaflorida (Alperes).
The ensemble is composed of Glenda Liao (Sinang), Roxy Aldiosa (Tia Isabel), Jobeth Rozul, Iona Ventocilla (Maria Clara, understudy) Ma. Victoria Mina, Princess Perez, Francis Cruz III, Dusty Suarez (Lucas), Angelo Moratilla, Jonel Velado (Bruno), Jovito Bonita, Michael Galang, Roby Malubay (Tinyente Guevarra) Michael Jullian Musa and Syd Calam (Padre Salvi, understudy).
The venue is going to be at the AFP Theater and performance schedules of “Kanser@35: The Musical” will be announced soon.