Filipino Theatres: As described by Sir Anril Pineda Tiatco

*Denotes items with footnotes in “‘My American Dream’: Dreaming of Broadway and the West End”. ** Denotes items with footnotes in “Performing Like a Concert King or Queen: Producing Original Filipino Musicals”. A chance to spend a night at the theater was one to write home about. Literally. Shows being performed on Broadway and West…

Lalaine, Mahal Kita: Discussing Western Influence on Filipino Popular Culture

In this interview, Lalaine Bennett-Skievaski-Wong* sits down with her niece, Sarah-lynn Bennett, to discuss celebrity culture and Western influence on the film industry in the Philippines.  *Lalaine wished to have her name printed with the names from both of her marriages. Film Making So, was making films in the Philippines at all like the big,…