Maria Magdalena De LeonPhilippines
Grants Awarded2014 | Theater | United States
grant supplement to travel to the Theater Communications Group annual meetings in San Diego, California2013 | Theater | United States
ACC provided support to Ma. Magdalena De Leon to undertake a theater arts management residency with Ma-Yi Theater Company in New York and observe contemporary theater activities in the United States.
Performing on stage as “the witch,” 2013 grantee MAGDA DE LEON joins ACC fellows IRMA ADLAWAN (2002) as “Senyora Macbeth” and GINO GONZALES (2000) for Production Design in the stage play MAKBET directed by Nonon Padilla. A treatise on how the human soul is corrupted by overwhelming ambition, violence and power, the production is in close collaboration with the Theater Arts, Production Design, and Arts Management Programs of Benilde's Arts And Culture Cluster (BACC), with support from DLS-CSB’s Office of the Vice Chancellor for Academics, School of Design and Arts Dean’s Office, PHINMA, and TAXI THEATER.