The industry forges on through the good and bad patches, the seasons of plenty and want—the way pioneers like Rep and Peta have done so in the last 50 years
Three productions of varying themes and styles—but all very Filipino
Dulaang UP pillar Tony Mabesa stages the National Artist for Literature’s powerful family drama in both English and Filipino
Gonzales’ costume designs for Dulaang UP’s “Hakbang sa Hakbang” (Shakespeare’s “Measure for Measure”) won him the silver prize in the Professional Designers category at the 2017 World Stage Design in Taiwan.
To date, the Dulaang UP artistic director has 11 ‘santos’ in his collection–and Lent is his ‘favorite time of the year’