Miss Saigon’s Cameron Mckintosh has announced that it will hold an open call auditions in Manila for the upcoming global production of the well known musical.
The auditions in the Philippines will be handled and facilitated by Bobby Garcia and Atlantis Theatrical Entertainment Group (ATEG) and will held at the Opera Haus (3657 Bautista St., Makati City), in March.
According to Garcia, Miss Saigon’s producing and creative team will be coming to Manila from London to hold auditions for various upcoming global productions of the hit musical. He also said that they will be looking for Kim, The Engineer, Thuy, Gigi and all other Asian Roles.
“Miss Saigon’s producing and creative team will be flying in from London to hold auditions for various upcoming global productions of the hit musical. I look forward to working with them in discovering a new generation of Filipino talent to shine on the international stage in Miss Saigon the way Lea Salonga, Joanna Ampil, JonJon Briones and Rachelle Ann Go, among many others, have in the past,” says Garcia, Associate Director for “Miss Saigon.”
“We are searching for Kim, The Engineer, Thuy, Gigi and all Asian Roles in the musical. From leads to ensemble, from singers to acrobatic dancers, we encourage performers throughout the Asian region to come to Manila and audition for Miss Saigon,” Garcia added.
Since mid 1980’s, the Philippines has become a steady source of talents for Miss Saigon.
According to Cameron Mackintosh’s Head of Casting, Trevor Jackson, “the Philippines has been integral to the show as a place to find exceptional Asian performers of world-class ability. Our teams have been returning regularly ever since. Filipino artists are the heart and soul of this show.”
Meanwhile, audition requirements will be announced soon. For more information, call 0995-5348371 or like the MISS SAIGON 2016 AUDITIONS page on Facebook.
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