John Lapuz Directs D'By Gibbs22manila
promises pure entertainment and a different look into the fashion world
November signifies the end of the semestral break for college students and the start of yet another semester. But for the members of Teatro Tomasino in the University of Santo Tomas, November also marks the dates of their upcoming theater production entitled “D’Emperor”. It is a modern take on Hans Christian Andersen’s “The Emperor’s New Clothes”, written by 5-time Palanca winner George De Jesus III and directed by the guild’s Professional Consultant John “Sweet” Lapus.
“D’Emperor” is a satirical portrayal of a fashion magnate whose obsession over senseless extravagant fashion is taking its toll on his fashion house, Le Fashion Empire de Jour, especially when two seemingly sketchy, up-and-coming fashion designers promise the Emperor a new outfit which they say is invisible to those unworthy of their current positions. It is a story of how the arrival of these designers as well as a novice journalist altered the established order of the empire as well as the people working for the Emperor.
“D’Emperor” is Teatro Tomasino’s second theater production and the first major production for its 35th year. It is preceded by another play by George De Jesus III entitled “Kung Paano Maghiwalay”, staged last July and which served as the guild’s “recruitment production” to invite Thomasians to join Teatro Tomasino.
Teatro Tomasino is the university-wide theater guild of the University of Santo Tomas. It provides Thomasians with another avenue to learn more about the arts and in the process teaches its members discipline, responsibility and decision-making. The organization was formed by 25 students on Sepember 17, 1977 under the supervision of Professors Myrna Hilario and Piedad Guinto. At 35, Teatro Tomasino prides itself with a legacy of producing notable plays as well as distinguished alumnus who have become well-known in their respective fields.
The schedules for the play are as follows:
November 27, 2012 (Tuesday) – 10am, 1pm, 4pm and 7pm
November 28, 2012 (Wednesday) – 10am, 1pm, 4pm and 7pm
November 29, 2012 (Thursday) – 10am, 1pm, 4pm and 7pm
Venue is at the Albertus Magnus Auditorium, Albertus Magnus Building, University of Santo Tomas. Tickets are priced at PhP120. For more information, ticket reservations or further inquiries, you may contact Lea Licerio at 09161030818 or Claudine Dator at 09321476700.
These articles might interest you :
John Lee Dumas is the host and founder of Entrepreneur on Fire, a free daily entrepreneurship podcast who wants to inspire the world. Read moreThe 08 April 2013 by Herby
At Americablog Gay, John Aravosis has two good pieces today (here and here) on the ongoing violence roiling France with the debate about marriage equality. As h... Read moreThe 24 April 2013 by William Lindsey
TweetViszlay Vineyard in the field with John Viszlay and Jose Diaz…Being in the vineyards with a winemaker who loves what he’s doing is always such a pleasure. Read moreThe 03 May 2013 by Jodiaz
DRINK, FOOD & DRINK
Busted. I know. I’m recycling. But just a little. This is an oldie but a goodie that I posted way back when. And now it’s back. And just in time. Because it’... Read moreThe 11 May 2013 by Danthatscool
ENTERTAINMENT, HUMOR, VIRAL
John Newman, whose infectious vocals featured on Rudimentals chart topping ‘Feel The Love‘ and ‘Not Giving In‘, has premiered his first solo single ‘Love Me... Read moreThe 11 May 2013 by Rosiedtrax
Kirsi Pyrhonen and male model Val Bird pose for the April edition of Harper’s Bazaar Singapore magazine. Lensed by John-Paul Pietrus. Stylist - Kenneth... Read moreThe 06 April 2013 by Kpauryte
Joan Smalls lensed by John Paul Pietrus for the latest issue of Modern Weekly China. Model wears Alexander Wang, Balmain, Lanvin, Tom Ford and others. Styled... Read moreThe 06 April 2013 by Kpauryte
MOST POPULAR FROM CULTURE
- Final thoughts on Wolf Hall Recently updated ! by Mmeguillotine
- Directors Lab West applications due March 6 by Outreachnerd
- Femme Fierce Reloaded. All female street art & graffiti festival by Invisiblemadevisible
- MY WEEK ON WEDNESDAY | #1 by Mle_vnc
Nuclear Energy DSK Russia North Korea Rick Perry Mardi Gras China Academy Awards Samsung True Blood Climate Change Halloween Turkey Apple Economy Apps Thanksgiving Egypt The Olympics The Box Office John Galliano Valentine's Day Christmas Lady Gaga Michelle Rodriguez Winter Sports European Union Mitt Romney Lance Armstrong Harry Potter
MOST RECOMMENDED IN CULTURE
- Preserving Your Personal Collection: Daguerreotypes by Americanart
- Rose of the World by Kirsty Stonell Walker
- Two comedy performers to have fairytale marriage in Disneyland by Thejohnfleming
- Your Stories: Malayalam Love Story by Englishwifeindianlife