Here Lies Love
A revolutionary musical experience from
DAVID BYRNE and FATBOY SLIM
The Public Theater production
National Theatre, Dorfman Theatre
30 September 2014 – 8 January 2015
Full casting has today (Friday 25 July) been announced for the National Theatre’s forthcoming production of the hit musical, Here Lies Love, opening in the newly refurbished Dorfman Theatre (formerly Cottesloe) on Tuesday 30 September 2014.
Here Lies Love traces the astonishing journey of Imelda Marcos, First Lady of the Philippines, from her meteoric rise to power to descent into infamy and disgrace.
Natalie Mendoza will star as the former Phillipines First Lady, alongside Mark Bautista as her husband, President Ferdinand Marcos and Dean John-Wilson as political rival Ninoy Aquino.
The cast will also include: Gia Macuja Atchison, Lauren Chia, Christopher Chung, Julius Ebreo, Jim Ferrer, Li-Tong Hsu, Kok-Hwa Lie, Frances Mayli McCann, Aaron Jan Mercado, Martin Sarreal, Julie Yammanee and Sunny Yeo.
Here Lies Love is directed by Alex Timbers and designed by David Korins, with lighting by Justin Townsend, choreography by Annie-B Parson, costumes by Clint Ramos and sound design by M. L. Dogg and Cody Spencer.
Projection design by Peter Nigrini. The music supervisor is Kimberly Grigsby; Justin Levine is the collaborating music producer, and the music editor is Matt Stine.
The new Dorfman Theatre is transformed into a pulsating club for this immersive theatrical event.
The production combines heart-pounding beats with adrenaline-fuelled choreography and a remarkable 360-degree staging.
Dress comfortably, and come ready to dance!
POWER TO THE PARTY!
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