|The all-Filipino cast of Chitty Chitty Bang Bang performs
at the Newport Performing Arts Theater, Resorts World Manila
For the first time in the Philippines, Chitty Chitty Bang Bang is going to be brought to Filipino audiences and will be staged at the award-winning Newport Performing Arts Theater, Resorts World Manila.
|Chitty Chity Bang Bang is Resorts World Manila‘s 8th musical production|
The seasoned cast will be led by stage actor Gian Magdangal who will be taking on the role of eccentric inventor Caractacus Potts, while two-time Aliw Awards Best Actress in a Musical nominee Yanah Laurel is set to play his love interest Truly Scrumptious.
|Chitty Chity Bang Bang comes to Manila for the first time|
“[Chitty Chitty Bang Bang] will appeal to Filipino audiences because it’s a spectacle of a show, the music is beautiful, and for those who are unfamiliar, it’s going to be an exciting treat for them because every single number is a production number,” Yanah says.
|Seasoned performers take the stage in Manila’s staging of Chitty Chity Bang Bang|
Other cast members include Noel Comia, a two-time Aliw Awardee for Best Child Performer, Albert Silos, Isabeli Araneta-Elizalde who bagged the Discovery of the Year award in last year’s Aliw Awards for her breakthrough performance in Annie, Zoey Alvarade, Mako Alonso, Reb Atadero, James Paolleli, Menchu Lauchengco-Yulo, Raymund Concepcion, Michael Williams, and Lorenz Martinez.
|Chitty Chity Bang Bang is set to run at the Newport Performing Arts Theater,
Resorts World Manila until November 12, 2017
Chitty Chitty Bang Bang is directed by Jaime Del Mundo, with assistant direction by Menchu Lauchengco-Yulo, artistic direction by Michael Williams, and whose musical score is provided by the Manila Philharmonic Orchestra under the baton of Maestro Rodel Colmenar.
Chitty Chitty Bang Bang will run until November 12, 2017 at the Newport Performing Arts Theater, Resorts World Manila. Interested parties may call +63 908 8833 for more information.