Emil Guillermo’s “Amok Monologues” comes to the International Hotel Manilatown CenterThe San Francisco Manong story of Emil Guillermo comes to Manilatown, 90 years after his father arrived.
Award winning TV-radio-print-web journalist Emil Guillermo performs his one-man show based on his “Amok” columns about his father and life as an American Filipino, Friday, Aug. 17 at 7:30 pm.
Emil tells the story of his father, who arrived in San Francisco 90 years ago, and how his father’s journey became his own, through history and through America.
Suggested donation is $10 dollars. A portion of the proceeds will be donated to the Manilatown Heritage Foundation
See why critics say:
“Stand-up, monologue, rant?….Enjoy trying to keep pace with Guillermo’s brilliant mind… Funny, poignant...Lends visibility to the Filipino Experience!”--- Orlando Weekly.
“Keeps audience engaged.” -- Orlando Sentinel
“Charismatic...Guillermo’s life is one worth exploring.” -- DC Metro Theater Arts
“Excellent...Emil Guillermo knows how to tell a story and that ability sets “Amok Monologues above other solo shows.” -- San Diego Story
Click Here to read the latest review: https://www.orlandoweekly.com/Blogs/archives/2018/05/24/fringe-2018-review-all-pucked-up-lends-visibility-to-the-filipino-experience
One night only August 17, 7:30 pm.
The show runs an hour. Emil will do a post-show talk back.