Thursday, June 04, 2009


Stage is set. Opening night jitters.

Press arrives. Hey there Harriet! She is the sister of

Crowd starts trickling in. We would fill the entire garage. The crowd would be mostly Filipino-Canadians and the foreigners who love them. But there was also a whole bunch of walk-ins, a smattering of hipsters, and of course, some wonderful wonderful sponsors and donors.

All rise for the national anthem.

Act I. All seems to be going well.

Act II. U.S. Imperialist Monster/Dog is on the left underneath the video projection.


Act III. Sorry for the blurry shot. But it gives a rough idea about the real ambience of the show. This is the only shot that didn't use flash.

Finale. Act IV.

The ecstatic team behind the Toronto Premier of "If These Walls Could Talk" : (L-R) Daniel "Ding Dong" Lee, April Aliermo, Caroline Mangosing, Me, Isa Palanca, Jeff Garcia, and Len Cervantes.

So it's a done deal. "If This Walls Could Talk" is now a stage show. Email me at if you wanna discuss how to haul it over to your side of the world.

Over and out.