The Women of ‘Buruguduystunstugudunstuy: Ang Parokya ni Edgar Musical’

Stage & Performing Arts

MANILA, Philippines—In Buruguduystunstugudunstuy: Ang Parokya ni Edgar Musical, four women navigate the complexities of their individual struggles, finding unexpected connections that propel them into a journey of self-discovery, resilience, and enduring friendships.

The musical’s all-female lead cast—Tex Ordoñez-De Leon, Natasha Cabrera, Marynor Madamesila, and Felicity Kyle Napuli—reflect the themes they portray on stage, offering insights into the challenges and triumphs that have shaped their lives both on and off the spotlight.

Tex Ordoñez-De Leon: Returning to the Spotlight

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Tex Ordoñez-De Leon returns to the theater scene after taking a hiatus to focus on raising her child, prioritizing family while never losing her passion for the stage. Now, with her family’s unwavering support, she joyfully makes her comeback, expressing that the theater is where her heart truly belongs.

Natasha Cabrera: Triumph Over Adversity

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Natasha Cabrera’s journey to the spotlight was marked by adversity, including the loss of a loved one and the responsibility of supporting her family. Despite initially pursuing a corporate career for practical reasons, she found herself longing for the stage, unable to suppress her artistic spirit. After overcoming numerous challenges and sacrifices, she has finally pursued her passion for singing, following her heart to fulfill her dreams.

Marynor Madamesila: Perseverance in the Face of Challenges

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Marynor Madamesila, a graduate of the University of the Philippines – Diliman’s Theater Arts program, faced her share of struggles in the unpredictable world of theater. Despite encountering obstacles and moments of doubt, she remained steadfast in her love for the craft, believing that every attempt and audition brings her closer to her goals. Her unwavering dedication and passion for theater continue to drive her forward, empowering her to persevere and chase her dreams relentlessly.

Felicity Kyle Napuli: The Art of Juggling

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At just 17, Napuli shines as a rising theater talent, gracing productions like Lion King and Matilda while also managing her academic commitments. Juggling rehearsals in the afternoon and studies in the morning, she navigates a demanding schedule with determination and resilience, striving for both personal growth and future success. Despite the challenges of balancing education and artistry at a young age, Napuli remains steadfast in pursuit of her dreams.

Real-life echoes in the world of Parokya emerge as Napuli, Madamesila, Ordoñez-De Leon, and Cabrera converge in this musical journey. Witness their vibrant experiences and talent breathe life into characters Aiza, Jen, Norma, and Girlie.

Join their odyssey in Buruguduystunstugudunstuy: Ang Parokya ni Edgar Musical, debuting on April 26 at the Newport Performing Arts Theater. Matinee shows run at 3PM on April 27 and 28, May 4, 5, 11, and 12, and June 8, while evening performances captivate at 8PM on April 26 and 27, May 3, 4, 10, 11, and 17. Secure your tickets from TicketWorld, SM Tickets outlets, HelixPay, or Newport World Resorts Box Office.

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