Ballet Philippines and Tanghalang Pilipino invites talented actors and singers to be part of MANHID, the 45th season ender performance slated for February 20 to March 8, 2015 at the CCP Main Theater.

MANHID.  The Pinoy Superhero Musical was first staged by UP TROPA in 1991 by Auraeus Solito, Kanakan Balintagos, Vincent de Jesus, Carina Evangelista and the Eraserheads.


Co-presented by Tanghalang Pilipino and choreographed by Paul Alexander Morales and Alden Lugnasin, MANHID is set in an alternate present day Philippines where the EDSA revolution failed.  This legendary dance rock musical features heroes and villains with superpowers, and a people sick with Kamanhiran (Apathy).  Celebrating a nation of heroes on the 29th Anniversary of EDSA revolution, MANHID promises to be a must-watch event for 2015.

Auditions will be held for actors and singers between 20-35 who are able to play the following characters:

  • DILIM (coloratura soprano)
  • LAM-ANG (soprano)
  • ALUNSINA (rock alto)
  • BANTUGAN (tenor/baritone)
  • RADYA/INDARAPATRA (baritone)
  • and other roles.

All auditions will be held at the Museo ng Kalinangang Pilipino (MKP Hall) at the 4th floor of the Cultural Center of the Philippines on June 13 and 14 from 4:00pm to 9:00pm and on June 17 from 5:00pm to 9:00pm.  Registration begins an hour before the audition proper.

For more information go to Ballet Philippines website www.ballet.ph or LIKE them of Facebook at www.facebook.com/balletphilippines/ Follow them on Twitter at @balletph and Instagram @balletphilippines

The 45th Anniversary Sapphire Season. Rare scenes of power and grace. Love, valour and redemption.  A toast to Ballet Philippines 45 years of dance excellence!

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