Mark your calendars, as Kinky Boots — Tony, Grammy and London Olivier Award-winning musical is heading to Manila for an entertainment like no other! The play will run from June 30-July 23, and will be held at the Carlos P. Romulo Auditorium, RCBC Plaza, Makati City. Kinky Boots is a humorous musical based on a true to life event. It revolves around a shoe factory owner named Charlie, and a fabulous entertainer with a wildly exciting ideas named Lola. As the story unfolds, the two find themselves that they have more in common than they could have imagine. Winner of six Tony Awards, including Best Musical, KINKY BOOTS features […]
MUSIC, dance, and theater artists from the University of the Philippines perform the Komedya, also called moro-moro among the Tagalogs, in a new play entitled Putri Anak, Isang Bagong Komedya on April 9, 2017 at the Cultural Center of the Philippines’ Tanghalang Aurelio Tolentino (CCP Little Theater) at 3:00pm and 8:00pm.
Calling all art and theater patrons out there! The BGC Arts Center Festival will be slated on January 14-15, 2017 with exciting shows you definitely can’t miss. Check out the following shows below: Image grabbed from www.ticketworld.com.ph DAY 1: JANUARY 14, SATURDAY Pinocchio | KIDS ACTS 9AM | A marionette musical of the classic tale by Luigi Nacanario Venue: Globe Auditorium Tickets: http://bit.ly/TWpinocchioJan14 TWENTY QUESTIONS NI JUAN EKIS/ JUAN EKIS CAST: 9AM | A Dramatic Reading Venue: Exhibit Hall Free admission STEPS DANCE STUDIO Dance Showcase 2PM | A riveting sequence of dance numbers dance to the score of classical to modern to Original Pilipino Music. Venue: Globe […]
This December 20, 2016 – January 1, 2017, get ready to witness Hello Kitty Live – Fashion and Friends on, a unique show for fans of all ages! Now you can dance, sing and share a lot of fun with KITTY and her Friends in this fantastic live experience! With an amazing soundtrack by Charli XCX, Clean Bandit, James Blunt, Bruno Mars, Echosmith and many more. The show has been created for children between the ages of 3 and 10, family members and Hello Kitty’s fans of all ages. The show lasts for approximately 85 minutes, with a 15 minutes intermission. For general inquiries: email@example.com Ticket Prices: • P 5,747.50 […]
Relive the story of the mind of the Filipino revolution in the steampunk musical Mabining Mandirigma. Running from December 2 to 18 at the Tanghalang Aurelio Tolentino in the Cultural Center of the Philippines, people will surely get to know Apolinario Mabini as someone with an uncommon vision and and a warrior’s spirit, despite his weaknesses.
We will be updating this page with events leading up to Christmas Eve as information is received. Christmas is the best time to go out with friends and family, but it’s not always that easy planning for things you want to do, especially when it comes to celebrating the last few days before Christmas. If you’ve run out of ideas, here’s a list of events for you to go to with friends and family if you don’t have plans for Christmas: Lantern Parade at the University of the Philippines (UP) Diliman SCENES FROM 2013. One of the floats during 2013’s Lantern Parade, which focused on using relief goods as part […]
This December 2-25, enjoy this Christmas classic as it comes to life onstage at the Globe Iconic Store, Bonifacio Global City. Image grabbed from A Christmas Carol Based on the well-loved Charles Dickens novel, Menken & Ahren’s A Christmas Carol The Musical hits Manila this December 2 – 25. Gala Night will be on December 2. All shows will start at 8:00 pm. Tickets are priced P2,100 with reserved seating. Click here to purchase: ticketworld.com.ph The world-famous Christmas-themed play will revolve around the life of Ebenezer Scrooge and his ghostly encounters – brought to life by the music of world-famous musical composer Alan Menken. What: A Christmas Carol […]
If you’re into performance art, you’ve surely heard of the Blue Man Group. They are a certified hit wherever they go, though you’d normally find them in a theatre on Broadway or one of the hotels along the Las Vegas Strip. Well, you no longer have to fly out that far to enjoy their unique brand of performance, as they will be performing at The Theatre at Solaire this September! A PERFORMANCE UNLIKE ANY OTHER. The Theatre at Solaire will host the Blue Man Group World Tour! (Image grabbed from TicketWorld) Blue Man Group is comedy, theatre, rock concert, and dance party all rolled into one. They use […]
The 47th performance season of Ballet Philippines entitled “Wings” will begin with “Firebird and Other Ballets.” Happening from August 19 to 21 at the Tanghalang Nicanor Abelardo or CCP Main Theater of Cultural Center of the Philippines, “The Firebird” is a classical ballet performance which will feature Igor Stravinsky’s remarkable orchestral piece. The show will narrate a story of timeless love and adventure and will highlight a mixed bill of contemporary and neo-classical works by David Campos, Dwight Rodrigazo, Carlo Pacis and an all-new Firebird by Russian-born choreographer George Birkadze. Casting includes Rita Angela Winder and Jemima Reyes as the Firebird, Jean Marc Cordero and Garry Corpuz will […]
Relive the story of this childhood classic at St. Scholastica’s College starting July 29 to August 7. The Emperor’s New Clothes tells a story of an emperor who loves to wear lavish clothes and then hires weavers to make his new clothes for a procession. Written by Hans Christian Andersen, this story has been translated into over a 100 languages and has been adapted to various media and plays such as this one. Children of all ages and those children at heart will love this adaptation of the story as it presents lessons and good story that is good for the kids. Hurry and book your tickets now […]
The famous award winning play Annie will grace the stages of Manila starting on September 30th at the Newport Performing Arts Theatre. This Tony Award-winning play about an orphan girl named Annie and her adventures at the orphanage under Ms. Hannigan debuted in 1976 at Goodspeed Opera House, and has been revived countless times in both Broadway and West End. It also has been on countless tours that include the United States, United Kingdom and Australia and now in Manila. The Manila revival will include local casts, such as Krystal Brimner and Isabeli Araneta Elizalde as Annie, and Michael De Mesa as Oliver “Daddy” Warbucks. Other casts include […]
aHansel and Gretel is a timeless tale recorded by the Brothers Grimm back in the early 1800s. It’s a tale for the ages, with two kids outwitting a wicked witch in a house made up of cakes and other sweet treats. This classic makes an appearance on our shores just in time for Christmas as Repertory Philippines and the city of Makati present Hansel and Gretel from August 13 to December 15, 2016. A CLASSIC TALE ALMOST as old at time itself, Hansel and Gretel is part of Repertory Philippines’ 79th Season. Poster courtesy of TicketWorld. Repertory Philippines have tapped Joy Virata for their adaptation of Hansel and […]
The Tony-awarded stage play, The Normal Heart by Larry Kramer, is coming to Manila on June 3-5 at the PETA Theater Center in Quezon City. The play is about a passionate writer in the early 1980s in New York, Ned Weeks, who has been asking for attention from the government as the epidemic HIV-AIDS spread, which is almost taking over his community. Debuting off Broadway in 1895 and opening in Broadway in 2011, this piece received numbers of Tony Awards including Best Revival of Play. Take part and follow the story of Ned Weeks as he fight to save the people in his community that are being affected by […]
Prepare those hearts for it might get a beating with words from Words Anonymous. On April 23rd at the PETA Theatre, 8:00 pm., the members of Words Anonymous will give you words that won’t just pierce your heart, but will also make a clean through and through shots. Using their well composed poetry, they will entertain you, make you feel some things that you thought you have abandoned, and remember those memories that you thought you have forgotten. Celebrating their anniversary, they promise to give you a show that is worth sitting in with a friend, a loved one, or even with “some Jollibee” yet warms you to […]
In time for the 30th EDSA Anniversary, Ballet Manila presents its own take on the world-renowned Spartacus as they bring Martin Lawrance’s Rebel on February 25-28, 2016 at the Aliw Theater in Pasay City. With the 1986 People Power Revolution as its setting, Rebel explores freedom, bravery, and human struggle for its theme. This version of Spartacus that tells about the violent battles in Rome will be about the Philippine setting under the tutelage of the Marcos regime. With having inputs from Filipino playwright Floy Quintos, the story will revolve around the history of the EDSA period as dance and drama meet. The Khachaturian scoring will be performed by the […]
For 2016, PETA offers us a one of a kind rap musical through 3 Stars and a Sun, featuring the music of the late Francis Magalona known as the “Filipino King of Rap.” The highly anticipated musical will run from February 4 to March 6, at the PETA-PHINMA Theater in New Manila, Quezon City. The original musical is PETA’s offering to close the 48th theater season. Written by Mixcaela Villalon and Rody Vera and directed by Nor Domingo, the musical is said to be set in the future, with a story that revolves around Good governance, youth, and nation building. It deals with the unresolved problems of the present and […]