Meet the cast of ‘Bongga Ka Day,’ an original musical based on Hotdog’s hits

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Posted at Mar 10 2020 10:32 PM

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

#BonggaKaDay Auditions November 13-15, 2019 @housemanilaph

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MANILA -- The cast of an original musical based on the hits of OPM legends Hotdog was introduced this Tuesday. 

Titled "Bongga Ka Day," the musical, to feature the unforgettable tunes of the band that helped pioneer the so-called Manila Sound, will chronicle the life of Annie Batungbakal, whose story of trying to fit in many will no doubt be familiar with.

She will be portrayed alternately by Gab Pangilinan ("Ang Huling El Bimbo"), Anna Luna ("Changing Partners") and Nicole Omillo. 

Markki Stroem ("Angels in America: Millennium Approaches"), CJ Navato ("Charot"), Jon Santos ("Rak of Aegis"), and Lemuel Silvestre ("Ako si Josephine") will also be part of the musical. 

You can check out the cast reveal below: 

 

The show, a co-production between Viva Entertainment and Resorts World Manila, is written by Liza Magtoto,. It will feature musical direction from Myke Salomon, and will be directed by Maribel Legarda.