Ang Paglilitis ni Mang Serapio is a play about a poor man named Mang Serapio who was accused of an irrational crime which led to his. The protagonist on the play “Ang Paglilitis ni Mang Serapio” is a beggar by the name of Serapio. He is a member of a federation and was accused because of. The 50th anniversary staging of ‘Ang Paglilitis ni Mang Serapio’ will make you think about the current justice system. And stress the hell out of.

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It makes the trial a source of entertainment instead of a channel for due nu. But the derelict building — whose run-down interiors is normally highlighted as a novelty to party-goers — could not have been a more perfect setting for a play about the violent trial of a man accused of a crime.

These stories made other people. It may sound like a gimmick to stage a play in the same place that at one point hosted drunken Independence Day revelers and impassioned football fans — and in fact, Paglilitis is the first play to be staged at the venue.

He is being charged with the absolutely ludicrous crime of — wait for it — caring for a child.

‘Ang Paglilitis Kay Mang Serapio:’ Don’t wear white

An Infinite World Lines. Did you flinch, look away, give alms?

It happens that Serapio is a beggar and a lot of people are more powerful than him. He treated his doll Sol as if it was his daughter but not entirely because his mind is still of this world; knowing that his daughter was already dead thus the doll for him only serves as a thing to ease his mind of the situation which he is in.


This then alarmed the syndicate of the foolishness of Serapio as to why he is using his money for the doll; giving less of the funds to aerapio syndicate and more to Sol, the doll. However, probably one thing has been constant in each of them since it was instilled in the text itself — that Ang Paglilitis ni Mang Serapio is a tragedy.

What may have been a pre-show courtesy to the audience turned out to set the tone for the play — that is: His wife died giving birth to their manv Sol. What do you do?

What makes the story interesting is that even before the trial began, the authorities already knew that they were going to blind Serapio. Sign up for a seminar, get a free investing e-booklet. After further discussion about the play, I have realized that Mang Serapio was actually not a mentally insane guy.

‘Ang Paglilitis Kay Mang Serapio:’ Don’t wear white

Before long, two interrogators begin the trial as the defendant is brought — or more accurately, thrown — in to the center of the courtroom, of which the audience is part. Hukom who is higher compare to all the beggars in the federation and she decides who ever wins in every court hearings.

The child Mang Serapio allegedly cares for is actually a doll, and the spectators and prosecutors ridicule and laugh at him. For tickets and more information, visit facebook.

Directed by Juan Ekis, the 50th anniversary staging of the play is a claustrophobia-inducing, ultra-violent look at systemic injustice. Ang Paglilitis ni Mang Serapio is not comedy.


No matter what would happen in his trial, he would be acquitted guilty and be punished. Social stratification is present in almost all society as well as social injustice and inequality.

For me, the insane ones here in the play are the people of the syndicate because why consider taking care of a child a crime? Inside, the stage is set in the center of the room as chalk graffiti covers the crumbling walls. Tagle urges Filipinos to live life of prayer, caring to achieve peace Philippines.

The Dalawang tagapagtanong are the two people who insist that Mang Serapio commit a mistake.

One of the last things he says: This staging of Ang Paglilitis ni Mang Serapio at The Ruins in Poblacion, Makati, crams the audience close to the cast, creating an almost claustrophic experience. Tickets are at P if reserved online, and P for walk-ins.

The two pilays are the one who the judge asked to get the baul. And stress the hell out of you. Ang Paglilitis ni Mang Serapio has shows on Sept. Select gender Male Female.

Mang Serapio is a member of a syndicate of beggars spearheaded by two men who serves as their master and judge. Welcome to Rappler, a social news network where stories inspire community engagement and digitally fuelled actions for social change.

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