PETA’s original Pinoy musical ‘A Game of Trolls’ returns this October

A GAME OF TROLLS will have a limited two-weekend run on Oct 13-14 and 20-21, 2018 at the PETA Theater Center. For tickets, you may contact PETA at 725-6244 or visit ticketworld.com.ph. You may also visit our website: http://www.petatheater.com or send a message to the PETA Theater Center official Facebook page (www.facebook.com/PETATheaterCenter/), Instagram and TwitterContinue reading “PETA’s original Pinoy musical ‘A Game of Trolls’ returns this October”

Maronne Cruz joins the cast of Sara Bareilles’s ‘Waitress: The Musical’

Atlantis Theatrical Entertainment Group is proud to announce that Maronne Cruz joins the cast of “Waitress: The Musical” as Dawn. She joins previously announced cast member Bituin Escalante in this Broadway hit. Scored by Grammy nominee Sara Bareilles, and based on the 2007 movie of the same name, WAITRESS tells the story of expert bakerContinue reading “Maronne Cruz joins the cast of Sara Bareilles’s ‘Waitress: The Musical’”

From Broadway to Manila: ‘Sister Act: The Musical’ stages at Solaire

You’re in for some glittery fun with SISTER ACT: Live in Manila! (Watch an excerpt from their live performance below.) Ovation Productions brings to the Philippines a new theater offering perfect for all musical theater fans. The Broadway and West End smash hit musical comedy Sister Act, based on the hit 1992 film that hasContinue reading “From Broadway to Manila: ‘Sister Act: The Musical’ stages at Solaire”

‘Virgin Labfest 13’ celebrates diverse unstaged plays with ‘Wagas’

The 13th Virgin Labfest will run from June 28 to July 16 at various venues of the Cultural Center of the Philippines. In partnership with its resident theater company Tanghalang Pilipino and the playwright group Writer’s Bloc Inc., the Cultural Center of the Philippines (CCP) will host the 13th edition of the annual theater festivalContinue reading “‘Virgin Labfest 13’ celebrates diverse unstaged plays with ‘Wagas’”

Artist Playground presents Chalmers + Shakespeare’s Macbeth in ‘M Episode’

M EPISODE is a back-to-back play about Macbeth and a prelude to it. Now on a new venue, Artist Playground will run this on June 16 until July 1, 2017. Here are the schedules: Fri. Jun 16 (7pm) | Sat. Jun 17 (3pm) | Sun. Jun 18 (3pm) Fri. Jun 23 (7pm) | Sat. JunContinue reading “Artist Playground presents Chalmers + Shakespeare’s Macbeth in ‘M Episode’”

Schedule for CCP’s ‘Virgin Labfest 13: Wagas!’ unveiled

Now on its 13th edition, the Virgin Labfest remains to be a celebrated event flocked by theater enthusiasts at the Cultural Center of the Philippines (CCP).  It is an annual festival of unpublished, unstaged, untried and untested works in partnership with Writer’s Bloc Inc. and Tanghalang Pilipino Inc. Virgin Labfest 13 will run from JuneContinue reading “Schedule for CCP’s ‘Virgin Labfest 13: Wagas!’ unveiled”

UP Manila Dramatista presents ‘Leán: A Filipino Musical’ at Adamson University

The 1997 original production “Leán: A Filipino Musical” is brought back to the stage through UP Manila Dramatista featuring powerful, catchy songs by Gary Granada that will give life to different characters and personals from the 1980s. The new adaptation will be shown on the following playdates at Adamson University Theater (900 San Marcelino Street,Continue reading “UP Manila Dramatista presents ‘Leán: A Filipino Musical’ at Adamson University”

Ateneo Blue Repertory closes 25th season with ‘Kung Paano Ako Naging Leading Lady: The Musical’

The box-office hit “Kung Paano Ako Naging Leading Lady: The Musical” is back on stage fully re-imagined and revamped through the fresh eyes of rip-roaring millennials. This pun-filled musical extravaganza brims with Carlo Vergara’s acerbic wit, flamboyant production numbers, and superhero-supervillain action sequences that pack a punch. Tongue-in-cheek comedy, family drama, romance and live actionContinue reading “Ateneo Blue Repertory closes 25th season with ‘Kung Paano Ako Naging Leading Lady: The Musical’”

Red Turnip Theater closes fourth season with sci-fi thriller ‘The Nether’

Fresh off the critical success of their last outing, the family comedy-drama Tribes, Red Turnip Theater is ready to take audiences into a different theater experience with the sci-fi thriller THE NETHER. THE NETHER opens March 10 and runs all weekends until April 9. Tickets at http://www.ticketworld.com.ph or http://www.redturnip.com.ph. Venue: Power Mac Center Spotlight Theater, AyalaContinue reading “Red Turnip Theater closes fourth season with sci-fi thriller ‘The Nether’”

THEATER REVIEW: Tanghalang Ateneo’s ‘Si Janus Silang at ang Tiyanak ng Tábon’

I’ve known Palanca winner Edgar Calabia Samar since his 2012 novel Sa Kasunod ng 909 but there was never a chance for us to meet even if we have long since been Facebook friends. It has always been nice to read his posts on Facebook and I’ve been wanting to meet the guy in flesh and see how heContinue reading “THEATER REVIEW: Tanghalang Ateneo’s ‘Si Janus Silang at ang Tiyanak ng Tábon’”