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The Making of Here Lies Love: How David Byrne, Disco, Dictators and Filipino Pride Come Together in Broadway’s Boldest New Musical

You remember the famous Talking Heads song with the lyrical hook, “This ain’t no disco…”? Part of the mission of the producers of Here Lies Love, a stage musical created by David Byrne, is to let audiences know that the Broadway Theatre in Times Square is a disco.

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Lea Salonga on Here Lies Love and Asian representation on Broadway

ABC News’ Linsey Davis spoke with Tony-winning actor Lea Salonga about her role as an actor and producer in the first-ever all-Filipino cast in the Broadway musical, Here Lies Love


Filipino cast and crew make Broadway history with Here Lies Love

A new Broadway musical opening Thursday night tells the story of Imelda Marcos, who was the first lady of the Philippines for more than two decades.


Here Lies Love uses disco to tell the story of a dictatorship

Academy, Grammy and Tony Award-winning musician and playwright David Byrne joins Morning Joe to discuss the new Broadway musical Here Lies Love, about former Filipina First Lady Imelda Marcos’ rise to power and fall.


Here Lies Love Returns to the Dance Floor, Now Treading More Carefully

David Byrne was on the verge of giving up. “Let’s just license it to regional theaters and high schools and see what they do with it.”