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IMELDA 



Book by Sachi Oyama
Music by Nathan Wang
Lyrics by Aaron Coleman
Choreography by Reggie Lee

Directed by Tim Dang

September 22 - October 18, 2009
at the Julia Miles Theater
424 W 55th Street
(9th and 10th Avenues)

Tickets $55

Watch Imelda Promo video:
Click Here to watch


IMELDA Press and Reviews

IMELDA Special Events

Opening Night $100, with post-show party:
Wednesday September 30, 2009

Click Below to see
IMELDA cast at Philippine Consulate
June 9, 2009 to welcome
Vice President Noli De Castro
Jaygee Macapugay introduces Brian Jose and Mel Sagrado Maghuyop singing
IF I HAD RAISED THE BUTTERFLY and
Liz Casasola singing MYSELF, MY HEART

   
 

School Matinees: Thu Oct 8 and Wed Oct 14
$10 per student; includes 1 complimentary chaperone per 10 students, production study guide, and post-show discussion with the artists.

Call 212-868-4030 to make a reservation.


SYNOPSIS:
Performed with fast moving scenes, songs and dance, IMELDA is an involving portrait of Imelda Marcos, former first lady of the Philippines, an ambitious woman who wanted to make her country an equal player on the world stage.

Spanning the pivotal years after Philippine Independence from the 1940's to 1980's, this is the story of a powerful and controversial figure and her fall from grace.

MUSICAL HIGHLIGHTS:

A BEAUTIFUL PLACE: sung by Imelda,envisions how bright her future and her country can be.

IF I HAD RAISED THE BUTTERFLY: sung by Marcos and Ninoy whith opposing views of Imelda and her endeavors for the people.

MYSELF, MY HEART: sung by Corazon Aquino after her husband's assassination.

Starring:
Jaygee Macapugay
Liz Casasola
Mel Sagrado Maghuyop
Brian Jose

With
Alan Ariano
Angelica-Lee Aspiras
Billy Bustamante
Leanne Cabrera
Sacha Iskra
Loresa Lanceta
Jonelle Margallo
Romney Piamonte

Set Design: Kaori Akazawa
Light Design: Victor En Yu Tan
Costume Design: Ivy Chou
Hair & Make-up: Leslie F. Espinosa
Stage Manager: Elis C. Arroyo

  More About the Creators 
   
 
 
ACT I
FOREVER PART OF YOU …...Imelda

3,000 PAIRS OF SHOES ......Muses, Imelda, Ensemble

DREAMING OF A DANCE .......Muses, Imelda

WEAR A PRETTY BOW .......Imelda, Ninoy, Mayor

WEAR A PRETTY BOW (REPRISE) .......Imelda

MAHARLIKA …...Marcos, Muses, Ensemble

THE EDUCATION OF IMELDA …...Imelda, Marcos, Muses, Senators

EAST WEST …...Muses, Ensemble

A BEAUTIFUL PLACE .......Imelda

LIKE GOD …...Imelda, Marcos, Ensemble



ACT II

PHILIPPINE ORIGINS …...Imelda, Ensemble

MARTIAL LAW... WITH A SMILE …...Imelda, Imelda’s Boys, Ensemble

IF I HAD RAISED THE BUTTERFLY …...Ninoy, Marcos

IMELDIFIC …...Imelda, Muses

FLIGHT BACK TO THE PHILIPPINES …...Muses

MYSELF, MY HEART …...Corazon

PEOPLE POWER …...Ensemble

FINALE / I'M GOD (REPRISE) .......Imelda, Ensemble  
   
   

 
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