MANILA, Sept. 29, 2012—Teen actor Makisig Morales portrayed the soon-to-be saint Pedro Calungsod in a musical show titled ‘Teen Saint Pedro the Musical: Scenes from a Martyrdom’.
In an interview, Morales said that he is happy and blessed to portray Pedro Calungsod.
“I’m happy and blessed that I was the one chosen to portray the soon-to-be teen saint Pedro. Actually, I’m speechless about it but I had no second thoughts of accepting the role because he is a real model to the young,” Morales said.
He added that the life and works of Calungsod even if he was only a teenager is really an inspiration to the youth and must take him as model in their day-to-day life.
Morales is encouraging young people to watch the musical show in order to know the journey of Pedro to holiness and be inspired of it.
The musical will have another run on October 16 and 17 at the Meralco Theatre. (Jandel Posion)