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Carlos Celdran’s Livin’ La Vida Imelda

Carlos Celdran is a fabulous storyteller. The charismatic performer projects an air of warmth and humor that draws the audience into his well-crafted solo show, … 646 more words


Theatre Review: Here Lies Love, National Theatre

If there’s one thing everyone knows about the Former First Lady of the Philippines, Imelda Marcos, it’s that she loved shoes.

There are no mention of shoes in… 432 more words


Here Lies Love: a personal experience

I love musicals – it’s one of the best things that I got when I moved to London. I’ve been to see the ‘big’ productions and also seen the not-so-big ones. 206 more words

Culture Bits

The Oxford Moment when Imelda Marcos is a no-show for her Union Talk. Why, Imelda? Couldn’t find anything to wear?

National Museum in Manila: Imelda Marcos’ Shoes Don’t Shine

Imelda Marcos became known worldwide for her massive shoe collection. She was often used as a symbol of excess in the Philippines, where many residents were forced to walk barefoot due to the extreme level of poverty in nation. 82 more words

Here Lies Love

Opening the National’s new Dorfman Theatre, David Byrne and Fatboy Slim’s new musical Here Lies Love is a highly unusual yet wonderfully entertaining show about the life of Philippine politician Imelda Marcos. 188 more words