If you didn’t catch the first run of XANADU in Manila starring Rachel Alejandro and Felix Rivera, get ready to put on your roller skates and sing to hits like “Suddenly”, “Magic” and “I’m Alive” as Atlantis Productions Inc. brings back Xanadu: The Surprise Hit Broadway Musical!
Based on the 1980 film starring Olivia Newton-John, Xanadu the musical centers on the lives of Clio, a Greek muse who descends from Mt. Olympus to inspire a struggling artist named Sonny Malone who lives in Venice Beach, California. Clio disguises herself as an Australian girl in roller skates named Kira. She inspires Sonny to reach for his dream to put up a roller disco, without intending to fall in love with him.
The cast is headlined by Rachel Alejandro as Clio/Kira, Felix Rivera as Sonny Malone, Alys Serdenia, Anthony Ong, Bea Garcia, Chari Arespacochaga, Yael Pineda, Glen Llanes as the muses, while Leo Rialp and Noel Trinidad share the role of Danny Maguire.
Xanadu will be running from November 19 to December 5, 2010 at the Carlos P. Romulo Auditorium. For tickets, call Atlantis Productions Inc. at 892-7078 or 840-1187, Ticketworld at 891-9999.