“Guadalupe: The Musical” will have a special gala night on Sept. 29, 8 p.m., at the Meralco Theater for the benefit of Caritas Manila (CM).
Produced by the Julie Borromeo Performing Arts Foundation, “Guadalupe” is headlined by Cocoy Laurel and helmed by Borromeo and Baby Barredo. Book is by Joel Trinidad, music by Ejay Yatco.
The original musical is about the Marian apparition in 1531.
Proceeds will go to typhoon “Ompong” victims and to CM’s flagship, Youth Servant Leadership & Education Program.
For tickets, call/text Globe 09175955083, Smart 09207698958/2545519 to reserve tickets.
Marian seminar Sept. 30
Missionaries of Mary (MM) will hold the Marian Encounter Seminar on Sept. 30, 8 a.m.-5 p.m., at the University of Santo Tomas (UST) Tan Yan Kee Student Center, España, Manila.
Speakers are Msgr. Sabino Vengco Jr., chair of Kadiwa sa Pagpapari Foundation; Fr. Frederick Yumang, SMM of the Association of Mary, Queen of All Hearts; and Fr. Jonathan Rubin of UST Central Seminary.
Closing Mass to be presided by Fr. Jerome R. Secillano, executive secretary for public affairs of the Catholic Bishops Conference of the Philippines.