Here Lies Love: Musical Info & Synopsis


Here Lies Love is an immersive musical experience that transports audiences into the world of Imelda Marcos, the former First Lady of the Philippines. Set in a discotheque, the production invites the audience to become active participants in the story. The musical traces Imelda’s journey from her humble beginnings to her ascent as a powerful political figure alongside her husband, Ferdinand Marcos. It explores themes of ambition, excess, and the cost of power, all set to a pulsating soundtrack of disco and dance music.

Musical Information

Musical Type: Contemporary (2013)

Cast Size: 10+

Genre: Biography

Setting: Philippines

Creative Team

Music: Fatboy Slim

Music/Lyrics: David Byrne

Cast Albums

Original Cast (2014)➝


2010s, BiographyOne-ActPoliticalPopSung-Through, War

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