After the raging success of the still-ongoing (on extended run) “Rak of Aegis”, the Philippine Educational Theater Association (Peta) presents a fresh and exciting new production that brings together an unusual encounter of Balagtas’ language with contemporary Filipino slangs like Bekimon and Jologs.
There are children who are born physically disabled but are emotionally whole. Such is the condition of a little girl named Susie, the central character in “Sandosenang Sapatos,” a musical which will be restaged at the Tanghalang Huseng Batute, Cultural Center of the Philippines, on Aug. 28-31.
Performing artists Sheila Francisco, Michael Williams and Bituin Escalante headline in “Triple Threats: Leading Men and Women of Philippine Musical Theater” from August to October 2014 at the Cultural Center of the Philippines’ Tanghalang Aurelio Tolentino (CCP Little Theater) at 7:30 pm. This event comes after the successful series run in 2013 that featured Nonie Buencamino, Audie Gemora and Menchu Lauchengco-Yulo.
By Chandler Geller
ROOMMATES are an essential part of the young adult experience. From the college dorm room, to moving in with your BFFs to cut the cost of living, to the desperate apartment hunting that you hope doesn’t end with your body being dumped in a ditch, roommates are an important life checkpoint.
Mama DiariesBy Audrey Tan-Zubiri
“Why is cancer?”—with a line like this, you know that you’re in for a different kind of show in The Sandbox Collective’s latest offering, “Dani Girl.” How in the world does one create a cancer musical?