Ang Ugoy ng Duyan (Rerun) 2017
It was a very successful show of the Ang Ugoy ng Duyan (Rerun) held last July 30, 2017, 2pm-4pm at the Macpherson stadium, Mong Kok, Hong Kong. The show is in acknowledgement of the Hong Kong SAR’s 2oth year Anniversary, and a part of Celebrate Colours, a campaign organised by the Philippine Consulate General and the International Social Service Hong Kong Branch.
Ang Ugoy Ng Duyan Synopsis
(The Sway of the Cradle) is a musical about one Filipino boy’s journey to discovering his roots and how that empowers his present. The play centers around Ibarra (nicknamed Barry), a teenager born in Calamba, Laguna but raised in Hong Kong. Barry goes back to his hometown in the Philippines to visit his relatives for the first time and arrives as the townsfolk are busy preparing for their annual fiesta. At the town dance, he meets Maria Clara, a young lady for whom he develops an admiration. He desires to get to know her better and his pursuit leads him to unearthing his destiny. Join Barry as he acquaints with traditional Filipino culture and understands how a family’s love and support can help fulfill one’s dreams. This musical will feature some of the Filipino Kundiman and folk songs, the national dance Cariñosa, as well as tribal dances from Luzon, Visayas and Mindanao. It is fiction with elements based on tradition, documentation, and historical facts.