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VIDEO: Cast of SAN PEDRO CALUNGSOD THE MUSICAL Take Their Bows VIDEO: Cast of SAN PEDRO CALUNGSOD THE MUSICAL Take Their Bows
by Oliver Oliveros - Feb 25, 2020

Prinstar Music Philippines' San Pedro Calungsod The Musical, which stars Miss Saigon alum Gerald Santos, held a special performance at the Music Museum in Greenhills, San Juan, yesterday, 25 February 2020, at 7 p.m. (more...)

NOLI ME TANGERE, THE OPERA Wins Top Prizes at First LEAF Awards NOLI ME TANGERE, THE OPERA Wins Top Prizes at First LEAF Awards
by Oliver Oliveros - Feb 21, 2020

The 60th-anniversary production of Noli Me Tangere, The Opera, which J&S Productions Inc. premiered in New York City in 2013, and performed to packed audiences at the Cultural Center of the Philippines (CCP) in 2017 and 2019, brought home some of the top prizes at the first Philippine Live Entertainment Arts and Festivals Awards (LEAF Awards) held 8 February 2020. (more...)

BWW Review: STAGE KISS Blurs the Lines of Passion BWW Review: STAGE KISS Blurs the Lines of Passion
by Carla Delgado - Feb 17, 2020

Repertory Philippines (REP) opens its 2020 season with the backstage comedy Stage Kiss, a straight play written by distinguished playwright Sarah Ruhl, who also wrote The Vibrator Play and Eurydice. (more...)

BWW Offers 20% Off Orchestra Tickets to SAN PEDRO CALUNGSOD THE MUSICAL at Music Museum, 25 February 2020 BWW Offers 20% Off Orchestra Tickets to SAN PEDRO CALUNGSOD THE MUSICAL at Music Museum, 25 February 2020
by Oliver Oliveros - Feb 11, 2020

Prinstar Music Philippines' San Pedro Calungsod The Musical, which stars Miss Saigon alum Gerald Santos, will hold a special performance at the Music Museum in Greenhills, San Juan, on 25 February 2020, at 7 p.m. (more...)

PHOTOS: PETA's UNDER MY SKIN Opens; Cherry Pie Picache Leads the Cast PHOTOS: PETA's UNDER MY SKIN Opens; Cherry Pie Picache Leads the Cast
by Oliver Oliveros - Feb 10, 2020

During the whole run of the play, after every end of the show, we will have debriefing and discussion with the audience, which will be facilitated by our actors and partners. We hope that it will further deepen the understanding of HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus).a?? a?" Maribel Legarda, PETA Artistic Director (more...)

In BIRDS OF PREY, Harley Quinn Leads a New Squad of Anti-Heroines In BIRDS OF PREY, Harley Quinn Leads a New Squad of Anti-Heroines
by Oliver Oliveros - Feb 6, 2020

A followup to American superhero movie Suicide Squad (2016), the rip-roaring, also strongly violent, Birds of Prey (And The Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn), opens in cinemas, rated R [R-16 in the Philippines], without cuts. Made at a relatively modest $81 million, Birds of Prey expects to be healthy at the box-office, with early favorable enough reviews to boot. (more...)

PHOTOS: Ely Buendia Returns to A NIGHT AT THE THEATER; View Previous Concert Photos! PHOTOS: Ely Buendia Returns to A NIGHT AT THE THEATER; View Previous Concert Photos!
by Oliver Oliveros - Feb 3, 2020

'This was a leap into the unknown' a?' Ely Buendia (more...)

The Lion King's Santino Juan Santiago to Debut as Little Rizal in RIZAL BEHIND BARS The Lion King's Santino Juan Santiago to Debut as Little Rizal in RIZAL BEHIND BARS
by Oliver Oliveros - Feb 2, 2020

SV Studios Events and Workshop Services' revival production of Rizal Behind Bars revisits Philippine National Hero Dr. Jose Rizal's final moments in prison. What was on his mind at that time? What were his frustrations or fears? Child actor Santino Juan Santiago, who alternates with David Jesu Ferro, was supposed to debut last October 2019 as the show's Little Rizal, but he couldn't. He was on tour, playing Young Simba in Disney's The Lion King in Bangkok, Thailand. (more...)

Repertory Philippines Opens 83rd Season With Sarah Ruhl's STAGE KISS Repertory Philippines Opens 83rd Season With Sarah Ruhl's STAGE KISS
by Oliver Oliveros - Jan 26, 2020

Fantasy or Reality? Which is which? When does a stage kiss cross the delicate line into a real one? (more...)

Photo Coverage: In Rehearsal With San Pedro Calungsod The Musical, Starring Gerald Santos Photo Coverage: In Rehearsal With San Pedro Calungsod The Musical, Starring Gerald Santos
by Oliver Oliveros - Jan 22, 2020

This year, 2020, marks the return of one of the more successful stage musical adaptations about the life and death of Saint Pedro Calungsod (1654 a?' 1672), a young Filipino missionary and the second Filipino saint. Prinstar Music Philippines' production of San Pedro Calungsod The Musical, which features the book and lyrics in English by Antonio Rommel Ramilo and music by Ramilo and pop star-thespian Gerald Santos, kicks off its Manila run this Friday, 24 January 2020, at 3 p.m., at Cuneta Astrodome in Pasay City. (more...)

RICHARD JEWELL's Kathy Bates Earns Fourth Oscar Nomination; Film Now Screens in the Philippines RICHARD JEWELL's Kathy Bates Earns Fourth Oscar Nomination; Film Now Screens in the Philippines
by Oliver Oliveros - Jan 16, 2020

The Academy Awards' voters have given the Best Supporting Actress nomination to Kathy Bates' portrayal of a doting mother, Bobi Jewell, in Clint Eastwood's biographical drama Richard Jewell. This nod is her fourth acting nomination from the Academy Awards. (more...)

VIDEO: Creative Team, Cast Talk THE LION KING at Hong Kong Arena VIDEO: Creative Team, Cast Talk THE LION KING at Hong Kong Arena
by Oliver Oliveros - Jan 12, 2020

Lebo M., an additional music composer and co-lyricist; Omar Rodriguez, resident director, and Andre Jewson, a cast member who plays Mufasa's right-hand man [bird], Zazu, recently sat down with BroadwayWorld. (more...)

Photos: THE HAPPY POOR GUYS Mobile Theater Continues to Engage Hong Kong Audiences Photos: THE HAPPY POOR GUYS Mobile Theater Continues to Engage Hong Kong Audiences
by Oliver Oliveros - Jan 4, 2020

'The Happy Poor Guys gathers people from the old neighborhoods to share their stories; it's also our warm gathering this time in Hong Kong.' - Wong Chun Tat Ata, The Happy Poor Guys creative director (more...)

Ima Castro Joins the Cast of RENT in Dumaguete City; Show Opens 21 Feb. 2020 Ima Castro Joins the Cast of RENT in Dumaguete City; Show Opens 21 Feb. 2020
by Oliver Oliveros - Jan 1, 2020

No day but today! Visayan theater company Summit Theatre Productions has just announced that international theater actress Ima Castro (Miss Saigon, Sweeney Todd) will star as Joanne Jefferson in its staging of Jonathan Larson's Pulitzer Prize-winning musical Rent. (more...)

Watch Video Clips From THE LION KING at AsiaWorld-Expo Arena in Hong Kong Watch Video Clips From THE LION KING at AsiaWorld-Expo Arena in Hong Kong
by Oliver Oliveros - Jan 1, 2020

The Tony Award-winning musical Disney's The Lion King international tour plays in Hong Kong for the first time! The show runs now through 12 January 2020 at AsiaWorld-Expo Arena, an indoor arena that can accommodate a maximum capacity of 14,000. (more...)

EXCLUSIVE VIDEO: Stage-Film Actor Mike Liwag On Portraying Jaime in CULION EXCLUSIVE VIDEO: Stage-Film Actor Mike Liwag On Portraying Jaime in CULION
by Oliver Oliveros - Dec 26, 2019

Predicted as a strong contender at the 2019 Metro Manila Film Festival (MMFF) for Best Picture is the historical period drama Culion. Stage-film actor Mike Liwag, one of the film's male leads, recently sat down with us for an exclusive conversation. (more...)

THE LION KING Plays in Hong Kong For The First Time! Here's Your First Look! THE LION KING Plays in Hong Kong For The First Time! Here's Your First Look!
by Oliver Oliveros - Dec 19, 2019

Disney's The Lion King international tour performs before Hong Kong audiences for the very first time and it's extra special because the Tony Award-winning musical is staged at the AsiaWorld Expo Arena (yes in an arena!). (more...)

VIDEO: Gerald Santos Samples 'The Impossible Dream' from MAN OF LA MANCHA VIDEO: Gerald Santos Samples 'The Impossible Dream' from MAN OF LA MANCHA
by Oliver Oliveros - Dec 15, 2019

In this excerpt video, Miss Saigon alum Gerald Santos samples one of Broadway's most beloved ballads a?oeThe Impossible Dream,a?? written by Mitch Leigh (music) and Joe Darion (lyrics), for the 1965 Broadway musical Man of La Mancha. (more...)

EXCLUSIVE VIDEO: Gerald Santos Talks Christmas Concert for OFWS EXCLUSIVE VIDEO: Gerald Santos Talks Christmas Concert for OFWS
by Oliver Oliveros - Dec 11, 2019

'With this concert, it is my prayer that it will bring cheer to OFWs who are home for the holiday season and their families who will come to watch.' - Gerald Santos (more...)

RIZAL BEHIND BARS Tour to Launch in Silang, Cavite RIZAL BEHIND BARS Tour to Launch in Silang, Cavite
by Oliver Oliveros - Dec 10, 2019

This special performance of Rizal Behind Bars commemorates Rizal's heroic death, which is honored every 30th of December. (more...)

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