A Simplified History of Traditional Theatre in the Philippines (Part 2)

Most of the dramatic troupes in the islands came from Spain through the Galleons. Since the colonial era, actors or performers are what we call human resources. Human resources were (and still are) expensive. Back then, performers of¬†comedia¬†were the celebrities of the time. They were the KathNiels or the JaDines or LizKen of the colonial…