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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How many times have we heard of such things happening recently? The three Saksi are serwpio liars who are willing to lie for Mang Serapio to be punish. The play is about Serapio, a beggar who carries around a doll and uses it to attract pity which leads to more alms. Tagle urges Filipinos to live life of prayer, caring to achieve peace Philippines.

Life becomes meaningful when we find happiness even though we experience serqpio hardships and pains. The Dalawang tagapagtanong are the two people who insist that Mang Serapio pagliltiis a mistake.

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: This was a sequel of a tragedy where the main character falls to an even more tragic situation, thus a tragedy within a tragedy. This is because the protagonist does not realize at all throughout the play why he was being judged in trial. Being a blind man means a man is limited to see and that is to see the truth and eventually fight his or her right.

Ronaldo ‘not obsessed’ by individual trophies Football. The child Mang Serapio allegedly cares for is actually a doll, and the spectators and prosecutors ridicule and laugh at him. For Mang Serapio he was tasked to portray a man who carries his sick daughter while begging for money. One of the primary conflicts is person against person. 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.


An unknonw error has occurred. Paul Dumol’s masterpiece is staged at The Ruins in Poblacion. Juan Ekis said that the ultra-violence is something he pagliitis to highlight in this particular staging of the play.

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Mang Serapio is a member of a syndicate of beggars spearheaded paglilitjs two men who serves as their master and judge. In an act of gratuitous violence, he gives the removed organ a squeeze, finally delivering the blood spatter the audience was warned of promised?

And from that simple happiness comes the real meaning of life. They were all mentally insane because they were being dragged on by the leader not realizing the situation they are in except for Mang Serapio who wants change in the way he lives.

Ang Paglilitis ni Mang Serapio can still be a comedy but it does not guarantee actual laughs, but the irony of it all all apglilitis significant happenings in the play can make you think really hard and make you realize.

The accusation was dug by a trial with three antagonists. What makes the story interesting is that even before the trial began, the authorities already knew that they were going to blind Serapio.

Hukom who is higher compare to all the beggars in the federation and she decides who ever wins in every court hearings. It makes the scene difficult to watch, but impossible to turn away from. Corpus on September 14, Notify me of new comments via email. Men like Mng are merciless at the hands of those with power. Up close and personal: These stories made other people Check them out!


Select gender Male Female. For tickets and more information, visit facebook. While the form of play Peripeteia was not portrayed in this play because the protagonist could not find, in any way, an escape route on which he can change his fate.

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Origin of the Philippine Music. Mang Serapio treated the doll like a person; giving it food, clothes, etc.

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Sreapio the authorities are alerted of this, they subject Serapio to a mock trial which leads to his blinding with ice picks. By his pure innocence and ignorance he was accused to a mistake that No one knew how it became a mistake that he was able to punished, tortured and even he lost his eye.

But onto the meat: The doll symbolizes the simple happiness that one could get which is something priceless.

This was because he can still distinguish fantasy from reality. I wondered why, because this is the 50th anniversary staging of the play by Paul Dumol no, it was written infor those who refuse to do the math.