Hobbies

Is an Eraserheads Musical in The Works?

Don't play with us, Resorts World.
IMAGE JAKE VERZOSA
Comments

This may or may not be a drill. Just days ago, Resorts World Manila posted a cryptic casting call on Facebook, for their "next big musical." It included a reference to one of The Eraserheads' greatest songs of all time: "Ang Huling El Bimbo."

They've also asked interested applicants to bring a minus one of an "OPM pop/rock song," which is another strong indication of what this project could be. On the flip side, the phrase "Kamukha mo man sya o hindi" seems to step back a bit on the reference, so we're not entirely sure.

Could this be an Eraserheads jukebox musical, in the style of Aegis' Rak of Aegis, The Beatles' Across The Universe, and Queen's We Will Rock You? We certainly hope so.

We've reached out to Resorts World Manila and Ultimate Shows, Inc. (whose logo is on the casting call) for more information on this mysterious but incredibly exciting call for auditions, but have yet to receive a response. We'll update this article as details arise, but feel free to check out the Resorts World Manila Facebook page for updates.

ADVERTISEMENT - CONTINUE READING BELOW

*This story originally appeared on Esquiremag.ph
*Minor edits have been made by the Townandcountry.ph editors

Comments
View More Articles About:
About The Author
Miguel Escobar for Esquiremag.ph
View Other Articles From Miguel
Comments
Latest Stories
 
Share
There are ghosts in MiraNila, but not the sort that cause nightmares.
 
Share
The stylish, lightweight look is ready to fend off spring showers.
 
Share
From step counters to triathlon companions, these are the ones that will make you a smartwatch owner.
 
Share
The surge in Chinese property buyers has led to higher price tags and rental rates all over the region.
 
Share
The Duchess has worn the black headpiece on at least seven occasions.
 
Share
Because the best libations have just a hint of mint.
 
Share
Today, babaylans are past reminders of how Filipinos regarded women in high esteem, long before colonizers came ashore.
 
Share
The luxury watchmaker leads the list of the 100 most reputable companies in 2019.
 
Share
Meet the New New Money, the God, the East Rich, and more.
 
Share
The first bracelet was a custom piece for the Duchess of Windsor, but now you can get one of your own for a cool $1.2 million.
Load More Articles
CONNECT WITH US