The tale of Lam-ang, as a story passed on for generations as oral literature and recorded well into the Spanish colonial period, is notable for incorporating Roman Catholic elements into the story, such as references by the characters of Lam-ang and Ines Kannoyan to marriage as a sacrament. Folklorist Mellie Leandicho Lopez notes that "later versions of the epic differ from the early texts due to the addition of more Christian and Spanish elements in the adventures of the Culture hero Lam-Ang."
Paw Castillo plays Sumarang; JC Santos,Lam-Ang in Lam-Ang.It is essential to be authentic because a production like this speaks of our cultural identity.Manila, Philippines - Prompted by its mission to promote Philippine culture and heritage, Tanghalang Pilipino's (TP) third production this season is Lam-Ang: An Ethno-Epic Musical.Biag ni Lam-Ang (The Life of Lam-Ang), which inspired the musical, is one of the oldest folk epics in the Ilocos Region, and yet most Filipinos know nothing about it.Featuring the book by Eljay Castro Deldoc, TP's Lam-Ang wants to tell the story creatively and truthfully. The epic is about Ilocano warrior Lam-Ang's two quests in life: the quest for his missing father and the quest for love. It is these quests that shape Lam-Ang into the kind of hero he is.The musical, in general, is a sight to behold. Everything that the audience sees carries so much meaning, which proves how much research went into it. It is essential to be authentic because a production like this speaks of our cultural identity.
Perhaps very few people other than Ilocanos (1) know that the first Filipino literary man to achieve more than national renown was Pedro Bukaneg, father of Ilocano literature and prince ofWorld's Largest Online Community.Biag ni Lam-ang (Epikong Ilocano) Sa lambak ng Nalbuan sa baybayin ng Ilog Naguilian sa La Union ay may mag-asawang kilala sa pangalang Don Juan at Namongan.Biag Ni Lam-ang Full Story English Version > tinyurl.com . The story was handed down orally for .Biag Ni Lamang Full Story Tagalog Version Bleeding is on Rediff .BIAG NI LAM-ANG (Life of Lam-ang) is . Sign up to view the full version. . BIAG-NI-LAM - BIAGNILAMANG(LifeofLamang). This preview shows document pages 1 - 2. 4bbbd60035 2b1af7f3a8