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Chichester Festival Theatre Reopens With SOUTH PACIFIC and a Film of CRAVE Photo Chichester Festival Theatre Reopens With SOUTH PACIFIC and a Film of CRAVE
by BWW News Desk - Apr 1, 2021

Artistic Director Daniel Evans and Executive Director Kathy Bourne announce today that Chichester Festival Theatre will reopen its doors with its summer musical: Rodgers & Hammerstein's South Pacific, running from 5 July ‚Äď 4 September.

Photo Flash: Get a First Look at CATS in South Korea, Starring Joanna Ampil Photo Photo Flash: Get a First Look at CATS in South Korea, Starring Joanna Ampil
by BWW News Desk - Sep 21, 2020

CATS, produced by S&Co opened in Seoul on September 9. The international touring company were assembled through lockdown from all over the world including Australia, United Kingdom, South Africa, France, USA and the Philippines.

Rachelle Ann Go Joins Line-up For DO YOU HEAR THE PEOPLE SING? Photo Rachelle Ann Go Joins Line-up For DO YOU HEAR THE PEOPLE SING?
by BWW News Desk - Feb 19, 2020

Enda Markey, the producer of Boublil & Schönberg's DO YOU HEAR THE PEOPLE SING, has announced that Rachelle Ann Go, the acclaimed West End and Broadway star, will join the concerts celebrating the creators of Les Misérables, Miss Saigon and more. DO YOU HEAR THE PEOPLE SING? will have its premiere at the Adelaide Cabaret Festival in June prior to dates in Sydney and Melbourne.

Chichester Festival Theatre Announces 2020 Season Photo Chichester Festival Theatre Announces 2020 Season
by BWW News Desk - Feb 13, 2020

Chichester Festival Theatre's Festival 2020 has today been unveiled by Artistic Director Daniel Evans and Executive Director Kathy Bourne.

Final Week To Vote for the 2019 BroadwayWorld Philippines Awards Photo Final Week To Vote for the 2019 BroadwayWorld Philippines Awards
by BWW - Dec 23, 2019

There's just one final week to submit votes for the 2019 BroadwayWorld Philippines Awards, brought to you by TodayTix! Vote today to make sure your favorite local theatre's achievements and performers are recognized!

BWW Review: CATS at the Sands Theatre, what a fantastic mewsicle! Photo BWW Review: CATS at the Sands Theatre, what a fantastic mewsicle!
by Joceline Loo - Dec 23, 2019

Are they still hungry? Do they want a head scratch? We all have wondered what are our pets thinking at some point, and due to the bond shared, we are usually able to make a good guess. What about the alleycats that we pass on the streets? With eyes that track our every movement. The times where I am walking my dog at night, they crouched amongst the bushes with an arch back and ready to pounce. To help us better understand these elusive beings, 'CATS' has returned to the Sands Theater, Marina Bay Sands!

December 19th Update: Eraserheads - ANG HULING EL BIMBO Leads Best New Music Category Photo December 19th Update: Eraserheads - ANG HULING EL BIMBO Leads Best New Music Category in the BWW Philippines Awards Voting
by BWW Staff - Dec 19, 2019

We're heading into the final week of voting for the 2019 BroadwayWorld Philippines Awards, brought to you by TodayTix! Vote today to make sure your favorite local theatre's achievements and performers are recognized!

Just Two Weeks Left To Vote for the 2019 BroadwayWorld Philippines Awards Photo Just Two Weeks Left To Vote for the 2019 BroadwayWorld Philippines Awards
by BWW - Dec 16, 2019

There's just two weeks left to vote for the 2019 BroadwayWorld Philippines Awards, brought to you by TodayTix! The people have spoken nominations are set, and now you can vote to make sure your favorite local theatre's achievements and performers are recognized!

BroadwayWorld Philippines Awards Update: The Theatre at Solaire Leads Best Venue! Photo BroadwayWorld Philippines Awards Update: The Theatre at Solaire Leads Best Venue!
by BWW Staff - Dec 9, 2019

There's just a few weeks left to make your voice heard and submit your votes for the 2019 BroadwayWorld Philippines Awards, brought to you by TodayTix! The people have spoken nominations are set, and now you can vote to make sure your favorite local theatre's achievements and performers are recognized!

December 2nd Update - Current Standings for the BWW Philippines Awards!  Photo December 2nd Update - Current Standings for the BWW Philippines Awards!
by BWW - Dec 2, 2019

It's December! Voting is now underway for the 2019 BroadwayWorld Philippines Awards, brought to you by TodayTix! Now you can vote to make sure your favorite local theatres and performers are recognized. Check out the first set of stats below.

Alfie Boe, Lea Salonga, and More Will Headline DO YOU HEAR THE PEOPLE SING? Concert i Photo Alfie Boe, Lea Salonga, and More Will Headline DO YOU HEAR THE PEOPLE SING? Concert in 2020
by BWW News Desk - Nov 29, 2019

It is more than forty years since Alain Boublil and Claude-Michel Schönberg first met and began a collaboration that would change the course of musical theatre history with their musicals Les Misérables and Miss Saigon.

First Standings - Voting Opens for the BWW Philippines Awards!  Photo First Standings - Voting Opens for the BWW Philippines Awards!
by BWW - Nov 25, 2019

Voting is NOW OPEN and the first votes are in for the 2019 BroadwayWorld Philippines Awards, brought to you by TodayTix! The nominees are set, and now you can vote to make sure your favorite local theatres and performers are recognized!

Joanna Ampil Sings the Movie Theme Song of CULION Photo Joanna Ampil Sings the Movie Theme Song of CULION
by Jude Cartalaba - Nov 21, 2019

Just two years ago, Joanna Ampil, an award-winning musical theater-film actress, essayed her breakthrough role in the film Ang Larawan (The Portrait) for the Metro Manila Film Festival (MMFF), which earned her the Best Actress nod.

VIDEO: Take a Backstage Tour at CATS! Photo VIDEO: Take a Backstage Tour at CATS!
by Oliver Oliveros - Nov 17, 2019

A select group of journalists have visited the backstage at The Theatre at Solaire in Paranaque City to explore first-hand the behind-the-scenes of the Broadway musical Cats. The international touring company's stage manager, Jordan Goff, was our able guide.

Watch Excerpt: 'Jellicle Songs for Jellicle Cats' from CATS Photo Watch Excerpt: 'Jellicle Songs for Jellicle Cats' from CATS
by Oliver Oliveros - Nov 14, 2019

Andrew Lloyd Webber's blockbuster musical Cats, which is based on T.S. Eliot's Old Possum's Book of Practical Cats, and presented in Manila by GMG Theatrical Productions and David Ian Productions, has opened its limited four-week run (until 1 December 2019 only) at The Theatre at Solaire in Paranaque City.

BWW Review: CATS, A Litter Ground of Spectacle, Mystery, Fun and Nostalgia Photo BWW Review: CATS, A Litter Ground of Spectacle, Mystery, Fun and Nostalgia
by Vince Vicentuan - Nov 13, 2019

CATS is not your ordinary musical. In fact, it's a sung-through piece of dance theater, which was conceived for the West End stage at a time when Andrew Lloyd Webber had never yet had a huge hit, and the emerging art form was heavily identified with the American Theatre.

Photo Coverage: CATS Opens Four-Week Limited Engagement in Manila, Now Thru 1 Dec. Photo Photo Coverage: CATS Opens Four-Week Limited Engagement in Manila, Now Thru 1 Dec.
by Oliver Oliveros - Nov 11, 2019

Andrew Lloyd Webber's blockbuster musical Cats, which is based on T.S. Eliot's Old Possum's Book of Practical Cats, and presented in Manila by GMG Theatrical Productions and David Ian Productions, has opened its limited four-week run (until 1 December 2019 only) at The Theatre at Solaire in Paranaque City.

BWW Interview: Joanna Ampil Talks CATS, Grizabella Makeup And More! Photo BWW Interview: Joanna Ampil Talks CATS, Grizabella Makeup And More!
by Carla Delgado - Oct 6, 2019

Joanna Ampil may have already checked off Grizabella from her dream roles, but there's something about the musical that makes her want to reprise the role once more. 'I'm doing it again because it's in Manila, hahaha!' she shared. 'I've always wanted to bring Cats to Manila and finally we have the chance, so I'm excited. I'm nervous also, but I'm more excited about it.'

Ramin Karimloo, Telly Leung And More Will Lead JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR Concert in Japa Photo Ramin Karimloo, Telly Leung And More Will Lead JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR Concert in Japan
by BWW News Desk - Sep 30, 2019

BroadwayWorld has learned that the Tokyu Orb Theatre will present a concert production of JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR beginning October 11th.

CATS International Tour Announces Cast for Manila Leg; Show Opens 11/6 Photo CATS International Tour Announces Cast for Manila Leg; Show Opens 11/6
by BWW News Desk - Jul 11, 2019

Andrew Lloyd Webber's 2015 West End revival production of 'Cats' plays a strictly limited run at the Theatre at Solaire starting November 6, 2019. It will feature star world-renowned musical theater star Joanna Ampil ('Miss Saigon,' 'Jesus Christ Superstar'), who reprises her role as Grizabella.

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