Yesterday it was announced that GMG Productions will begin operations in the Philippines. Headed by Carlos Candal, GMG Productions will bring prestigious musicals to Manila in association with Robert Sewell and a pre-existing production and marketing team, starting with the record-breaking Really Useful Group production CATS the Musical.
Candal excitedly says, “GMG Productions’ core vision and mission remain is to bring top quality theatrical productions to Asia. Audiences will be experiencing more of what Broadway and the West End have to offer, with an exciting line up of shows in the coming years.”
Over the past 30 years, Candal has been a steady co-producer and investor in numerous theatrical shows including On Your Feet (London and World Tour), The Bodyguard (London, United States, Australia, World Tour), Annie (London and World Tour), Sunset Boulevard (UK Tour), Flashdance (World Tour), American Idiot (World Tour), Gypsy (London), Buddy the Buddy Holly Story (London/Broadway and Worldwide) and Rock of Ages (Broadway/ US Tour) to name a few.
Carlos Candal is the founder of Global Marketing Group, a world-renowned business focused exclusively on the development and manufacturing of theatrical merchandise for shows on Broadway, the West End and touring companies around
the world including CATS, MAMMA MIA!, Wicked, The Phantom of the Opera, Les Miserables in Manila, and Disney’s The Lion King in Manila. GMG has also produced the merchandise for music festivals with artistes like Eric Clapton, Stevie Wonder, Bruno Mars, and Ed Sheeran.