Pinoy superheroes take flight in Ballet Philippines’ Manhid

Comic book fanatics, musical theater lovers, and political activists are bound to be moved by Ballet Philippines’ newest venture, “MANHID: The Pinoy Superhero Musical”. Inspired from comic book super heroes of the 60 – 90’s – MANHID introduces a new generation of Filipino super heroes redefined for today’s times. Set in an alternate present day […]


Tanghalang Ateneo and Ateneo Fine Arts present Godot^5

One script. Five studies. One Godot to wait for. Tanghalang Ateneo and Ateneo Fine Arts present Godot^5: Five Ruminations on Samuel Beckett’s ‘En attendant Godot.’ Direction by Jk Anicoche Filipino Translation by Guelan Varela-Luarca Production Design by Ralph Lumbres Lights Design by Ninya Bedruz Sound Design by Teresa Barrozo Graphics Design by Niki Calma February […]


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 […]


Mapúa Tekno Teatro presents Heads or Tails

In celebration of the Mapúa’s 90th Founding Anniversary, Mapúa Tekno Teatro presents the best play of Dramafest 7:Identity
“HEADS OR TAILS”
written by Julio Garcia and directed by Aljohn Casil

Synopsis:
In a bar and restaurant, two friends met to have fun, to share laughter, to unwind from the stress of reality and to play a dare game. But when the challenges got a little out of hand, will you play along and dare to take the risks? One thing is for sure, even with a flip of a coin… anything can happen.


Tanghalang SLU presents Si Pagong, Si Matsing, at ang Puno ng Saging

Tanghalang SLU, the resident Theater Company of Saint Louis University under the Center for Culture and the Arts is now on its 16th Theater Season with the theme: Objectives and Perspectives.  For this theater season, Tanghalang SLU’s Dulaang Pambata: Children’s Theater Program presents a short advocacy play for children that would teach them two things: […]


Award-winning play, Tungkol kay Angela, opens on February 2015

Winner of the Palanca Award and shortlisted for the BBC International Playwriting Competition, “Tungkol kay Angela”, by Joshua Lim So, tells the story of three individuals and how they, during the course of one night, form an altogether unreal reality. Presented by Destiyero Theater Commune, the play is set in the near future, when the […]


DUP to present Jean Genet’s Prisoner of Love

Dulaang Unibersidad ng Pilipinas will present BILANGGO NG PAG-IBIG, based on Jean Genet’s Prisoner of Love and some events from his life. by: Rodolfo Vera | direction: Jose Estrella  Art Direction: Ed Lacson Jr. | Photography: Ocs Alvarez DATES February 11, 12, 13, 18, 19, 20, 25, 26, 27 @ 7:00 p.m. February 14, 15, […]


Red Turnip ends its season with Time Stands Still

Fresh off the critical success of the Pulitzer Prize winner RABBIT HOLE, Red Turnip is capping off its second season with another heralded play from Pulitzer Prize winning playwright Donald Marguilles, TIME STANDS STILL. Staying true to their promise to bring more straight plays to the metro, Red Turnip founders Ana Abad Santos, Topper Fabregas, […]


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 […]


Scrooge at the Onstage Theater, Greenbelt from November 21 to December 14

In 1860, the stingy and cranky Ebenezer Scrooge that hates Christmas; loathes people and runs his bank exploiting his employee Bob Cratchit and clients, giving a bitter treatment to his own nephew and acquaintances. However, on Christmas Eve, he is visited by the doomed ghost of his former partner Jacob Marley that tells him that […]