PETA offers summer theater courses

Create new memories and see life experiences through the lenses of theater with our Theater Arts for Seniors course!  Courses offered are: Children’s Theater 1 (ages 6 to 8) Children’s Theater 2 (ages 9 to 12) Teen Theater (ages 13 to 16) Creative Musical Theater (ages 16 & up) Visual Arts (ages 16 & up) […]

Manila Improv Festival opens July 8

Experience a merry mix of “tales” with “Chinese characteristics” as The Silly People’s Improv Theater (SPIT) officially open the Manila Improv Festival along with ImproMafia of Brisbane, Taichung Improv and the trio from The Beijing Collective. Don’t miss this incredible night of laughter, fun and comedy at PETA Theater in Quezon city! Regular price: Php […]

PETA presents Haring Lear

STUDIO CONNECTIONS INTERNATIONAL, In partnership with School of Design and Arts Dela Salle College of St. Benilde, presents PETA’S HARING LEAR, Bienvenido Lumbera’s adaptation of Shakespear’s King Lear. DESCRIPTION:  The play is set in a post nuclear landscape that highlights the dramatic descent of a king into madness. As he is plunged into the world […]

PETA closes 47th season with Cherry Orchard remake, Arbol de Fuego

Capping The Philippine Educational Theater Association’s 47th season is Arbol de Fuego, Rody Vera and Loy Arcenas’ reimagining of Anton Chekhov’s Cherry Orchard. After three successful Rak of Aegis runs, and original Filipino production, FnL, PETA simmers down from the fitful comedy-musical first half of the season with a grounding of a world classic this […]

The Sandbox Collective conjures The Imaginarium, a multi-arts festival of the absurd

Social media has been abuzz lately about The Sandbox Collective’s most exciting (and curious) endeavor – The Imaginarium, a multi-arts festival of the absurd. Everyone from philosopher Albert Camus to designer Karl Lagerfeld has been quoted on their philosophies and thoughts on the ‘absurd’ (whether taken at face value or its core essence inspired by […]

PETA closes theater season with “RAK OF AEGIS”

The music of the legendary pop-rock band Aegis conquers the local theater scene as Philippine Educational Theater Association (PETA) closes its 46th Theater Season with “Rak of Aegis”,  a Pinoy rock comedy-musical featuring the songs of Aegis. Opening January 31 at The PETA Theater Center, “Rak of Aegis” will run for 6 weeks, Fridays to Sundays […]

Get ready for the PETA Summer Program

Spend the most PETA-rrific summer with us! THE 2014 PETA SUMMER PROGRAM IS ABOUT TO BEGIN THIS APRIL! We are offering discounts on all courses when you are: – enrolling in January and February 2014 – enrolling in groups of three or more – participating at least thrice in the workshops – a BPI Jumpstart […]

William Shakespeare rap musical to be staged at Star Theater from January 31-February 16

What could be more interesting than introducing William Shakespeare through rap rhythm and hip-hop beats? As the Philippine Educational Theater Association’sWilliam raps back on stage, this time at the Star Theater in Pasay City, it will never stop to teach the youth how Shakespeare shaped the world of theater and the arts. The play’s characters represent […]


In a country where singing has become a national sport and pastime, it is not unusual to find rows of KTV bars and karaoke machines in every home. In fact, most Filipino social gatherings lead to a glass shattering karaoke sing off shared by friends and family. Ending its 46th Theater Season, Philippine Educational Theater […]

Last chance to catch Lola Basyang this weekend

It’s our last weekend at The PETA Theater Center. Hear the stories of the country’s premier storyteller in “Mga Kuwento Ni Lola Basyang” from October 11 to October 13 at 10 am and 3 pm! “Watching “Mga Kuwento ni Lola Basyang” at the Philippine Educational Theater Association (PETA) Theater Center over the weekend was a […]