Monday, October 22, 2012
|Photo © Arie Habibie Rochman|
Lea Salonga, the original Kim in "Miss Saigon," has a few tips for those who want to audition for the revival of the hit musical slated next year in UK.
“Enjoy yourself, try not to get too nervous, stay on pitch…” she said in an interview aired on “24 Oras” Oct. 19.
The Philippine auditions will be held from Nov. 19 to 27. It is said that the “Saigon” producers are looking to cast as many Filipino actors as they can.
But it’s the highly-coveted role of Kim, the role that won for Lea Salonga an Olivier and Tony, that’s being under the radar. Some of the celebrities that netizens deemed perfect for the role are Rachelle Ann Go, Denise Laurel, Karylle, Anna Maria Perez de Tagle, and YouTube sensation Julie Anne San Jose.
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