Disney’s Phenomenal Broadway Musical “Beauty and the Beast” Live In Manila on January 2015!

Disney Theatrical Productions, NETworks, Broadway Entertainment Group, and Ovation Productions will present the first international tour of Disney’s Beauty and the Beast in celebration of the production’s 20th anniversary. The tour will play in markets to include Indonesia, Kazakhstan, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, Turkey, and the United Arab Emirates. The musical, which will reunite the original…

Dani Girl: A Musical Good For The Soul

What if God was just another story? Maybe believing and make-believing aren’t all that different. Why is cancer? For its launch production, Manila’s newest performing arts collective,The Sandbox Collective, will be mounting the groundbreaking Off-Broadway musical “Dani Girl” – an uplifting tale about a young girl’s battle with leukemia. Far from sitting back and letting…

Filipino Theater Actors Celebrates A Memorable ‘Wicked’ Week with Nokia Asha 503

Nokia Philippines recently painted the town green as it tapped some of the country’s most recognizable theater actors celebrating the arrival of another blockbuster Broadway musical “Wicked” in Manila. Thespians are always excited to witness award-winning shows that are known worldwide. When these actors were invited to watch the musical about the witches of Oz,…

Rodgers and Hammerstein’s “Cinderella” Opens at Resorts World Manila Starting October 9!

Rodgers and Hammerstein’s Cinderella, the much awaited fourth major production of Resorts World Manila (RWM), the country’s premier one-stop, nonstop entertainment and tourism destination, officially opens on October 9, 2013. With RWM’s continuous thrust in supporting the performing arts culture in the country, it will once again raise the curtain of its grand Newport Performing…

Gantimpala Theater Celebrates Andres Bonifacio’s Sesquicentennial Celebration with “Katipunan, Mga Anak ng Bayan”

The very first Bulwagang Gantimpala production, Katipunan, Mga Anak ng Bayan, pulsates with new life, as a special touring production, under the direction of Joel Lamangan and Jun Pablo. The musical theater production acquaints modern viewers to the short life and turbulent times of the working class revolutionary Andres Bonifacio and his wife, Gregoria “Oryang” de Jesus. It illustrates the evolution of…

Gantimpala Theater Opens 36th Season with “Florante at Laura” Presented As A Komedya

Gantimpala Theater opens its thirty-sixth (36) season with Francisco Balagtas’ “Florante at Laura”, the Filipino literary masterpiece considered by many as poetic art that examines the nature of justice, truth and commitment to fairness, made into a theater production  by award-winning and respected playwright Bonifacio Ilagan, with director Roeder Camañag presenting it as a komedya, Director Roeder Camañag says, “Boni Ilagan\s…

Gantimpala Theater’s “Ang Prinsipe at ang Pulubi” Features Theater Newcomers Julian Roxas and Martin Buen

Gantimpala Theater tours the provinces once more, bringing to kids and the young at heart, “Ang Prinsipe at ang Pulubi,” a new children’s musical based on Mark Twain’s classic Engish tale ‘The Prince and the Pauper,” under the direction of Gean Allain de Leon, with book and libretto by the late Beth Nacion Puyot. Leading the cast…