Do it: Catch the canceled UP Rep play ‘Mas Mabigat ang Liwanag Kaysa sa Kalungkutan’

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Canceling the play only made us want to see it.

Written by Rogelio Braga, ‘Mas Mabigat ang Liwanag Kaysa sa Kalungkutan’ is a play about Muslim Filipinos coming of age during the time when the clamor for war was all the rage.

It was supposed to run in Manila on June 26 & 27 and then in Cotabato on July 1 & 2. But for some reason or another, the play has been canceled.

Braga announced the cancellation on his Facebook page today. But, he balanced the bad news with the good: UP Repertory Company is opening the rehearsals tonight to the public. As in, yes, you can catch the play tonight at 7:30pm in Aldaba Hall, across the UP Bahay ng Alumni.


Hindi pa naglalabas ng opisyal na pahayag ang UP Repertory Company pero hindi na matutuloy ang pagtatanghal ng ‘Mas…

Posted by Rogelio Braga on Monday, 22 June 2015


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