2013 NCCA Writers’ Prize now accepting entries

The National Commission for Culture and the Arts (NCCA) through its Plans, Project Formulation, and Program Division (P/PFPD) – Institutional Programs, announces its acceptance of entries to the 2013 NCCA Writers’ Prize.   Download NCCA Writers’ Prize 2013 Guidelines and application form. These are also available at the Plan/Policy Formulation and Program Division (P/PFPD), Room 5-B, […]


London’s Royal Academy of Dramatic Art (RADA) coming to PETA this May

Children, teens, young professionals, and theater enthusiasts of all ages are invited to join the 2013 PETA Summer Program. Choose among our workshop courses: Children’s Theater, Teen Theater, Theater Arts, Basic Acting, and Creative Musical Theater. London’s Royal Academy of Dramatic Art (RADA) also comes to PETA this May! RADA instructors will facilitate a course […]


2013 PETA Summer Program: Your Stories Take Centerstage

Share your PETA Summer Workshop stories, link your workshop photos, and tag your friends and classmates! Your story just might be featured in our website. How was the workshop experience? What did you learn? Any interesting stories or memories with your classmates? We’d love to hear all about them! Give the next participants a good […]


World Theater Day Pilipinas 2013 to be celebrated this March 27

In celebration of the World Theater Day 2013, the National Committee on Dramatic Arts of the National Commission for Culture and the Arts (NCCA) headed by Mr. Lutgardo Labad will spearhead simultaneous performances of different theatre organizations and performing troupes in various sites of the Philippines on March 27, 2013. At exactly 4:00 pm, 40 […]


Tanghalang Pilipino goes on a Summer Theater Adventure

TANGHALANG PILIPINO (TP), the resident theater company of the Cultural Center of the Philippines (CCP), is proud to present the 2013 Summer Theater Adventure, a month-long program of various theatrical activities in different age levels designed to unleash the creative potentials of aspiring theater artists. TP’s acting workshops have been highly-acclaimed by parents, students and […]


PETA presents Himala, Ang Bagong Pagtingin sa Mukha ni Elsa

Touchworx Group Inc. and Philippine Educational Theater Association (PETA) celebrate the 10th anniversary of one of the country’s most iconic Filipino musicals with Vincent De Jesus and Ricky Lee’s “Himala – A Celebration of the Musical”, a concert featuring the well-loved songs from the musical “Himala, Ang Bagong Pagtingin sa Mukha ni Elsa”. The concert […]


Gantimpala Theater announces 2013 Summer Musical Theater Workshop

What do directors Joel Lamangan, Jose Javier Reyes, Soxie Topacio; playwrights Bonifacio Ilagan, Ed Maranan, Jose Victor Torres and Jose Dennis Teodosio; comedians Lou Veloso. Arnell Ignacio and Manny Castañeda and comediennes Beverly Salviejo and Ms. Tessie Tomas; dramatic and character actors and actresses Ricky Davao, Tommy Abuel, Pen Medina, Ronnie Lazaro, Joonie Gamboa, Spanky Manikan, Richard Quan, Migui Moreno, Jao Mapa, Mia Gutierrez, Alma Concepcion, China Cojuangco, […]


Jun Lana Palanca-winning play opens casting call

Jun Robles Lana’s upcoming film “Barber’s Tales”, a 1997 Palanca award winning screenplay that has been selected for the Hong Kong Asia Film Financing Forum this year is now opening casting calls.  Set in a remote province at the onset of Martial law in the early 1970s, the story revolves around the free-spirited and newly […]


The Sky Over Dimas now a major play

DLSU Harlequin Theatre Guild presents the adaptation by Tim Dacanay of the Palanca award winning novel, The Sky Over Dimas, written by Vicente Garcia Groyon. The play will star Mr. Toby Alejar and Mr. Redjie Jimenez as George Torrecarion. Below are the schedules: March 21, 2013 – 6:30 PM March 22, 2013 – 10:30 AM, 3 […]