Manuel

Manuel "Eshei" Mesina III

Philippines

Biography

Eshei works as a director, actor, and designer. He graduated with a degree in Visual Communication in U.P. College of Fine Arts, and currently works as a freelance graphic designer for local and international companies. He bagged the "Best Actor" Award for Short + Sweet Theater Festival in 2014 and 2015. In 2017, he devised an 8-hour live performance based on Samuel Beckett's "Waiting for Godot". The adapted play is inspired from the dismal state of Philippine mental asylums. In april 2018, he devised a 3-day performance based on "Pabasa", a traditional reading ceremony on the life of Jesus Christ during Holy Week.

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