And just like that, the new full-length three-act opera Diwata ng Bayan, two plus years in the making, has had its world premiere.
Libretto by Ed Maranan
Music by Carmela Buencamino Sinco.
Staged at the Cultural Center of the Philippines main theatre.
A project and production of the University of the Philippines College of Music. Dr. Jose Buenconsejo, Dean of Music.
Overall Direction by Dr. Ramon Acoymo
Orchestral Music Direction by Prof. Rodney Ambat
Production Management by Juanito Bernabe
Light Design and Technical Direction by Joey Nombres