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FILIPINO HEARTS

Book by R.A. SHIOMI & ALLEN MALICSI
Music by Kurt Miyashiro
Lyrics by Kurt Miyashiro and R.A. Shiomi
Directed by Mary Beidler Gearen
Music direction by Anita Ruth

September 23rd-October 8th, 2006

 

Synopsis

Benny Luna, an aspiring theater artist, heads back to the Philippines to get in touch with his roots. Amidst a clash of cultures, he makes unexpected discoveries and fights for a forbidden romance.  Filipino Hearts blends folktale, music, martial arts and movement with a modern story in signature Mu style.


 

GENERAL INFORMATION


DATES

September 23rd-October 8th, 2006

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CAST

 
 

RANDY
REYES

Lolo

ALLEN
MALICSI

Benny, Benito

LITA
MALICSI

Nelia, Elsa

ERIC “POGI”
SUMANGIL

Jose, Juan

SANDRA
AGUSTIN

Imelda, Emi

 
 
 

ROSE LE
TRAN

Helen, Victoriea

ELIZABETH
TRUONG

Marlina

ETHAN
XIONG

Raul, Marcello, Chief, Cobra

FRANCESCA
DAWIS

Nene

ISABELLA
DAWIS

Isay

 
 
 

JENNIFER
KELLEY

Pilar

CHAU
LE

Man on Jeepney

ELIZA
RASHEED

Woman #2

MARK
KREITZER

Guitar

 
 

PRODUCTION TEAM


 

MARY BEIDLER
GEAREN

Director

ANITA
RUTH

Music Director

JC ST.
ONGE

Stage Manager

JOE
STANLEY

Set Design

MIKE
KITTEL

Lighting Designer

 
 
 

LISA
LEGRAND

Costume Designer

FOREST
GODFREY

Sound Designer

SANDRA
AGUSTIN

Choreographer

ALLEN
MALICSI

Fight Choreography

ERIC “POGI”
SUMANGIL

Fight Choreography

 
 
 

JESSE
DORST

Set Carpenter

ANITA
RUTH

Orchestra

JOAN
GRIFFITH

Orchestra

BRIAN
GLENN

Orchestra