Tanghalang Pilipino, the resident theater company of the Cultural Center of the Philippines is in need of new scholars.
Tanghalang Pilipino will be conducting auditions for its Actors’ Company on Saturday June 30, 2010, 1:00 - 6:00 p.m. Venue for the auditions is the CCP Bulwagang Amado Hernandez, Upper Basement, Tanghalang Pambansa, CCP Complex, Roxas Boulevard, Pasay City.
Applicants must be at least 18 years old and must have completed a two-year diploma or certificate course or earned a four-year college degree. Each one must submit a resume with two photos (a 2”x2” head shot and a 3”x5” full body shot) and be prepared to perform a three-minute monologue in Filipino from a published foreign or local play, any song in Filipino, and a short movement piece. Be ready to do an improvised scene. A compact disc player will be provided for those who may need it.
Those who will pass the initial audition will be called back on July 4, 2010. Successful applicants will be TP's scholars for the year 2010-2011 and they will attend regular classes in acting, stage movement, voice, and script analysis. If they fit specific roles they will also be given the opportunity to participate in Tanghalang Pilipino’s Theater Season productions at the Cultural Center of the Philippines and other performances outside the CCP. Classes will start on July 6, 2010.
Among those who have been members of the Actors Company are Fernando Josef, Nonie Buencamino, Connie Chua, Shamaine Centenera Buencamino, Irma Adlawan, John Arcilla, RJ Leyran, Olga Natividad, Allan Paule, Ony de Leon, Gary Lim, George de Jesus III, Roeder Camanag, Joey Paras and Herbie Go.
Intrested parties may call Tanghalang Pilipino at 832-3661or 832-1125 locals 1620 or 1621, Tuesdays to Fridays, 9:00am to 5:00 pm, or send an email to ccptanghalan - at - yahoo - dot - com.