Book, Music and Lyrics By Joseph Sevillo
And Some Songs Co-Written With Joshua Caldo
Commissioned & Developed By Rainbow Stage

Director: Joseph Sevillo…. Music Director: Seanne Buenafe…. Choreographer: To Be Announced

Production Dates:

Rehearsals: May 27, 2024*…..Preview: June 26, 2024
Opening: June 27, 2024…… Closing: July 14, 2024

*Rehearsals could begin as early as May 20, 2024, pending funding

Please click the button below
to read the full Adult Audition Notice!

Please click the button below
to read the full Youth Audition Notice!

In-Person Dance Call

The In-Person Dance Call for Ma-Buhay will be held at
Drop In Dance Winnipeg (1381 Portage Avenue) on Saturday, January 20, 2024.

Please Note: Only some artists will be invited to the Dance Call. Those invited to the Dance Call
will receive an email invitation following their first Individual Appointment.

Video Submissions

Any artist unable to audition in-person is invited to submit a video audition by following the instructions below.
Please note that Video Auditions will be accepted via YouTube link only.


Please complete our MA-BUHAY! VIDEO Audition Interest Form (link below) to indicate your interest.

SUBMISSION DEADLINE - Video Audition Interest Form: 5:00pm, January 2, 2024

Will be emailed on or before January 5, 2024,
to all applicants who have completed the MA-BUHAY! VIDEO Audition Interest Form.

Please note that Video Audition Link Submissions will be due on January 18, 2024.

Please prepare all sides and songs for the one (1) character that you feel best suits you.

Please Note:

  • If you are submitting for the GALINDA CABALLERO/GLORIA DAVINA Track, please prepare all materials for both GALINDA and GLORIA
  • If you are submitting for the PASTOR NESTOR CABALLERO/RAMON MOLINA Track, please prepare all materials for both NESTOR and RAMON.



Call Back Materials

Should you receive a Callback Audition appointment for the characters of BEA, ZAC, CELINA, HONEY, DAVID, NESTOR, GALINDA, RAMON or GLORIA, please prepare the additional Callback songs listed below.

Please Note:

  • Only some artists will be invited to Call Back Auditions. It is not mandatory to prepare the Call Back Materials for an initial audition.
  • There are no additional Adult or Youth Sides for Call Backs.
  • There are no additional Songs for Youth Call Backs.
  • Any character that does not have Call Back materials listed below will be asked to bring their initial audition songs & sides to a Call Back Audition Appointment.

Rainbow Stage is committed to promote equal engagement opportunities by inclusive casting of artists who self-identify as diverse in roles where ethnicity, gender, age, the presence or absence of a disability, or any other ground of discrimination prohibited by law, is not prescribed


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Rainbow Stage Inc. (1993)

BOX OFFICE: 204 989 0888

202-1215 Henderson Hwy. Winnipeg MB  R2G 1L8

P 204 989 5261   F 204 989 5266