By: Throy Catan
LAST Thursday, April 19, Raymond Francisco, the brainchild of Frontrow Enterprise Philippines, Inc., announced an audition for the play, M. Butterfly.
They are looking for 3 actors, 3 actresses, and 5 dancers for the play. All informations for the role are stated on the poster above. The audition will happen at Sikat Studio in Tomas Morato, Diliman, Quezon City on April 27 (1:00 -7:00 PM) and April 28 (10 AM – 6 PM).
Kanakan Balintagos (director of Pisay, Busog and Ang Pagdadalaga ni Maximo Oliveros) is the director of the new production of M. Butterfly, while Tony Award Winner Jhett Tolentino & Frontrow Entertainment are the producers of the said play.
M. Butterfly is a play by David Henry Hwang loosely based on the relationship between French diplomat Bernard Boursicot and Shi Pei Pu, a Peking opera singer.