The Tempest Reimagined, PETA and British Council

The Tempest Reimagined
Presented in Filipino and English
PETA Theater Center, Quezon City, Philippines
November 11-December 4, 2016

The Tempest Reimagined is a co-production between the British Council and PETA (Philippine Educational Theater Association). It is a modern adaptation of Shakespeare's The Tempest set on a Philippine island hit by super typhoon Haiyan, and incorporates stories of the storm’s survivors. It features award-winning artists from the Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts (RADA), Hong Kong, and Japan.” –description from the British Council website

Co-Production between Philippine Educational Theater Association (PETA) and the British Council
Director: Nona Sheppard
Additional Written Material: Nona Sheppard and Liza Magtoto
Production Designer: Marsha Roddy
Lighting Design: Tsuguo Izumi

Cecilia Garrucho: Prospero
Topper Fabregas: Trinculo
Jenny Jamora: Alonsa
Renante Bustamante: Antonio
Yeyin Dela Cruz: Miranda
Meann Espinosa: Sebastiana/Edith
John Moran:Caliban
Bodjie Pascua: Gonzalo
Gabe Mercado: Papa Boms
Norbs Portales: Jaime
Brian Sy: Ferdinand
Jack Yabut: Stephano
Gab Pangilinan: Ariel
Cast also features: Ian Segarra, Noemi Gonzales, and Gio Gahol

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Other partners include the Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts (RADA) and Japan Foundation