Co-written by Precious Lee Cundangan

Manila, Philippines, March 16, 2013 -- Bryony Whitfield (Frances "Baby" Houseman), Gareth Bailey (Johnny Castle), and Mila de Biaggi (Penny Johnson), stars of the international touring production of the screen-to-stage adaptation of Eleanor Bergstein's cult classic "Dirty Dancing," met the press on Friday (March 15) to officially open the box office for "Dirty Dancing," which is coming to the Cultural Center of the Philippines in July.

Jory Rivera, BroadwayWorld PH videographer, shares his video montage, including brief interviews with the cast, below.

Lunchbox Theatrical Productions, Hi-Definition Radio Inc., and Concertus Manila, the team that brought mega-musicals "The Phantom of the Opera," "Mamma Mia," and "Cats" to Manila, will raise the curtain for "Dirty Dancing" on Thursday, July 4, running for 22 performances only, with no performance extensions.

The production features 26 cast members that sing 55 songs accompanied by an eight-person live band; 73 set changes; 257 costume changes; and 200 moving lights supported by 152 LED panels.

For tickets, visit or call (632) 891-9999.

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Oliver Oliveros Oliver Oliveros recently received a master's degree in public relations and corporate communication from New York University while serving as regional director for, where he accepted an Award for Excellence in 2013.

For nearly 20 years, Oliver has been handling public relations, corporate communication, and integrated marketing communications for numerous brands (including Pepsi), Broadway shows, Broadway stars, non-profit organizations, and mainstream celebrities.

He is also the editor-in-chief for FIL-AM WHO'S WHO, a monthly magazine that tells the real-life success stories of Filipino Americans from the New York Tri-State area.

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