SEATTLE, Washington — The public is invited to a special cultural night presentation of the hit musical “Here Lies Love” on June 3, 5:30 p.m. at Seattle Repertory Theatre.
Seattle’s Philippine Soiree is presented by three-time Tony and Grammy Award-winner Jhett Tolentino, in cooperation with FYLPRO.
“Here Lies Love” tells the story of the eventful People Power Revolution in a dance party format with techno beats and catchy tunes. The play follows the life of the controversial first lady Imelda Marcos and the non-violent restoration of democracy in the Philippines that inspired the world.
The show’s storyline and lyrics were conceptualized by Talking Heads’ David Byrne, music by Byrne and Fatboy Slim, and is directed by two-time Tony nominee Alex Timbers.
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