“The body does not lie.” Like a mantra, the late theater director Zenaida Amador drummed the statement on the minds of generations of stage actors who came under her wings.
The actress who delivered a razor-sharp and deeply felt performance in Peque Gallaga’s latest film, “Sonata,” is back in theater’s fold. Cherie Gil is preparing for the role of the iconic fashion figure Diana Vreeland in the one-woman play “Full Gallop,” which will run in March 2014 under Bart Guingona’s direction.
Soprano Camille Lopez Molina sang Verdi arias with the Manila Symphony Orchestra last Saturday and her voice was heard in all SM cinemas all over the country via “Sonata,” directors Peque Gallaga and Lore Reyes’ feature film entry to the ongoing Sineng Pambansa of the Film Development Council of the Philippines.
How can I talk about Don without talking about the movies? When I was supposed to direct my first movie together with Butch Perez, our producer drove us all the way here and unveiled to us the splendors and the magic of Villa Escudero.