musical theater

‘Lapulapu’ musical at the Met goes live this month

The musical celebrates the quincentennial of the historic victory at Mactan and the reopening of the newly-restored Metropolitan Theater

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They’re Still here: PH theater stars come together for a new online musical series

For the uber keen theater fans, you might have seen hints of a new musical…

Local theater fans, rejoice! ‘Rak of Aegis’ will *finally* stream online

Now you don’t have to worry about holding yourself back from singing songs like “Basang-basa sa Ulan” and “Sinta”

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Good news, kababayan: TFC to show ‘Ang Huling El Bimbo’ and Cinemalaya 2020 soon

These past few months have been witness to a lot of firsts in the local…

Mark your calendars: ‘Lam-ang,’ ‘Mabining Mandirigma’ and 4 other plays on iWant on June 12

The other day, Instagram notified me about a story I posted exactly a year ago.…

Podcast musicals take the theater experience on the go

Theater may be one of the oldest performing arts (with the Western tradition dating as…

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The show cannot go on: Canceled theater shows this March

There’s an age-old saying in theater: “The show must go on”—meaning, whatever happens, you have…

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30 mins with Menchu Lauchengco-Yulo: On ‘The Band’s Visit’ and the Philippine theater industry today

The Philippine theater industry is thriving, with productions opening left and right all over Manila,…

5 things to look out for in ‘Himala: Isang Musikal’

The first time I witnessed “Himala: Isang Musikal,” I had chills. It was last May,…

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Thoughts shared, souls bared on “Company: A Musical Comedy”

Manila’s (unofficial) Sondheim Festival just kicked off a few weeks ago with “Company: A Musical…