Mula sa Buwan: A timeless tale embraces us back home

The theater that we love is ready to embrace us back home.

Mula sa Buwan’s #HulingLipad: Wounds Cut Anew

Raw, vivid and emotionally haunting—that was how I felt when I first saw Pat Valera and William Manzano’s Mula sa Buwan two years ago. This majestic Filipino Zarsuela was an adaptation of Edmund’s Rostand’s timeless piece, Cyrano de Bergerac but instead of 17th century France as its setting, the play brought us to Manila during the 1940s…

Filipino Musical ‘Mula sa Buwan’ Returns to Stage

The kundiman and pop rock-inspired, original Filipino musical Mula sa Buwan returns to stage on November 9 for a limited 16-show run. Two years after its celebrated first run in 2016, the musical finds its new home at the brand new 800-seater Hyundai Hall at the Ateneo de Manila University in Quezon City. Mula sa…

Mula sa Buwan: When a French Classic Becomes a Filipino Zarzuela

There are modern clichés, cheesy movies and hugot plays — and then there is Mula sa Buwan, a theatrical play that gets your hopes up then leaves you devastated as you experience a forgotten story worth remembering. Mula sa Buwan is the adaptation of Edmund Rostand’s timeless French piece, Cyrano de Bergerac. Instead of 17th century France as its…