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February 28, 2013

Meridian International College Presents Isolation Room

The Theatre Arts students of Meridian International College or simply, MINT College puts theories to use as they embark on their first professional production with an original straight play entitled, “Isolation Room” written by C.K. Bautista and directed by veteran theatre and tv actor, Rolando T. Inocencio - one of the students’ professors.
From the production that brought you the MINT Knows series comes this gorefest that would surely make you cringe, agree, cheer, think and scream.

Harlequin Theater Guild Presents The Sky Over Dimas

The Harlequin Theatre Guild of De La Salle University brings to life this March a celebrated novel by Palanca Award winner Vicente Groyon, translated for the stage by Tim Dacanay.
This piece tells the story of how a disturbing phone call in the dead of the night launches young Rafael Torrecarion on a rescue mission in Bacolod. Returning to his hometown leads him deep into the tortured history of the Torrecarions, where lies a web of long-buried secrets, preserving, and threatening the foundations of the family.

February 27, 2013

PETA Summer Program 2013 Opens This February

The Philippine Educational Theater Association (PETA) starts the summer heat with this year's PETA Summer Program as enrollment opens this February. As a theater company for advocacy, PETA continues to raise the cause of education and development through its annual summer program using a unique Integrated Theater Arts approach.

February 26, 2013

Martir sa Golgota at the CCP Little Theater



The Cultural Center of the Philippines and Mobile Theater Foundation, Inc.


A week before Holy Week, Mobile Theater Foundation (formerly Tanghalang Sta. Ana)  presents “Martir sa Golgota”, a senakulo play on the life and passion of Jesus Christ. This is the group’s long running production since its inception in 1989 and it  features around 70 actors mostly volunteer residents of Sta. Ana and invited TV, movie and stage personalities like Migui Moreno, Bodgie Pascua, Archie Adamos to name a few. Directed by Lou Veloso.

February 25, 2013

An Evening Spring Festival - The Musics of East Asia

The resident East Asian ensembles of the Department of Musicology, UP College of Music will present a memorable concert on Thursday February 28, 6:30 pm at the Abelardo Hall Auditorium.
In tune with the spirit of the changing season, it features the Department’s Korean percussion ensemble samulnori, Chinese music ensemble sizhu and Japanese koto ensemble.

Gina Marie's Return To Manila - Something Wonderful

Gina Respall, Something Wonderful, marks Gina's return to the Manila scene after performing in west end shows in UK.
It captures Gina's versatility as a performer, showcasing music she performed in her whole career, which includes songs with the band, Artstart, (originally formed with singer-songwriter Pido Lalimarmo and Ellamae Saison) and songs from other genres, namely, pop, jazz, musical theatre and OPM.

Special guest for this event is Joey G of Side A. Other added surprises may be expected.

February 24, 2013

Turning Point: A Chamber Music Evening at the Ayala Museum

After the success of the first concert of the series which featured tenor Arthur Espiritu and pianist Najib Ismail, the MCO Foundation and Ayala Museum invite you again to another enchanting chamber music evening featuring two of the most loved chamber music written - the dramatic 3rd Piano Trio of Dvorak and the exquisite Four Seasons of Piazzolla in a concert entitled “Turning Point: A Chamber Music Evening”.

February 23, 2013

Photography and Travel Writing Workshop at the Ayala Museum

Photography and travel go together. Photography allows us to capture emotions and stories during our travels.
In photographs our memories live forever, so every shot matters. With digital technology, the world of travel photography has changed - presenting new challenges and opportunities for photographers.

February 22, 2013

Les Miserables: The Motion Picture Soundtrack Deluxe Edition – In Stores March 18, 2013!

MCA Music (Universal Music Philippines) is proud to announce that an expanded, two-disc deluxe edition of the soundtrack to the film version of Les Miserables will be released next month. The complete Motion Picture Soundtrack will have 22 more tracks than the Highlights edition currently available.
Available in both physical and digital formats, the full soundtrack is expected to be in stores by March 18. The Highlights edition, which has 20 tracks in all, currently tops the UK album chart and is the fastest-selling album in the UK this year.

February 21, 2013

CCP World Cinema Series - Free Admission!

Cinema Italiana!

March 21, 2013 - February 13, 2014


The Cultural Center of the Philippines, the Philippine Italian Association and the Embassy of Italy

Ballet Manila's Ballet and Ballad Series at the Aliw Theater

Ballet Manila wraps up its 17th performance season with the latest installment of its popular Ballet & Ballads series, featuring the London-based trio West End Mamas as special guest.
Ballet & Ballads is presented by Ballet Manila, Aliw Theater, Star City and Manila Broadcasting Company, with Bank of Singapore as co-presentor and Island Rose, First United Travel and Ralph's Wine and Spirits as sponsors.

LABAW DONGGON: Ang Banog ng Sanlibutan Extended!

The epic continues on February 21 and 22 at the Cervini Field of the Ateneo de Manila University, every seven o’clock in the evening.
In its three weeks, the must-watch musical-drama adaptation of Panay hero Labaw Donggon written by Nicanor Tiongson left its audience in awe with the superb direction of Jerry Respeto, original music of award-winning composers Jema Pamintuan and Terresa Barrozo, and contemporary choreography of Gio Gahol and Elena Laniog.

February 20, 2013

Jazz and Arts Festival 2013 at the Rockwell Tent

Move to the soulful music of smooth jazz saxophonist Mindi Abair, and jazz duo Tuck and Patti at the annual Philippine International Jazz and Arts Festival (PI Jazzfest), in partnership with ABS-CBN’s Cable and Print Media Group, this February 22 (Friday) at the Rockwell Tent in Makati.

February 19, 2013

BGC Art Mart at Bonifacio Highstreet

Rocking up Bonifacio Highstreet is the inter-art event Malakañang Saturdays regularly held at Blot Art Studio Makati. This time, the art performance event will be taking Blot artists to share and inspire people at Bonifacio Highstreet in celebration of February Arts Mart and the beginning of BGC Art Mart. 
BGC Art Mart is an initiative as a response to the well celebrated Arts Month of February, each weekend will be filled with art performances and a fresh selection of contemporary art coming from upcoming artists.

February 17, 2013

The Perks of Being Awkward

The Arts Management students of De La Salle - College of Saint Benilde, together with the Technical Theater, Production Design and Music Production students are staging a theater production entitled, The Perks of Being Awkward.
The Perks of Being Awkward is a theater production that brings you two of today's youthful favorites: Stephen Chbosky's breakthrough novel "The Perks of Being a Wallflower" and MTV's ongoing series "Awkward".

Cliff Richard Live In Manila

Catch Cliff Richard as he perform live at Smart Araneta Coliseum on February 28, 2013 8:00pm.
Cliff Richard is a British pop singer and the 3rd top-selling singles artist in the United Kingdom's history, with total sales of over 21 million in the UK and has reportedly sold an estimated 250 million records worldwide.

Ticket Prices:
Patron A: Php 7,920
Patron B: Php 5,810
Lower Box: Php 5,810
Upper Box A (UA): Php 3,700
Upper Box B: Php 1,585

Contact Details:
For ticket inquiries, please call Ticketnet at (63 2) 911-5555.
Smart Araneta Coliseum
Araneta Center

Gen. Araneta cor. Gen. Roxas Ave., Araneta Center
Quezon City, Metro Manila, Philippines

Thursday February 28, 2013

2PM Live Tour in Manila

Korean boy band sensation 2PM is coming for its first-ever concert in Manila this March. The most awaited Philippine concert debut dubbed as 2013 2PM Live Tour “What time is it” is set to thrill audiences on March 2 at the Mall of Asia Arena. 
Known for their smashing hits and acrobatic dance moves, 2PM members Ok Taecyeon, Jang Wooyoung, Jun.K, Hwang Chanseong, Lee Junho and Nichkhun will perform their hit singles such as “Hands Up”, “Heart Beat”, “Again and Again” and “Crazy Over You” for its Filipino fans in this one-night-only concert.

February 16, 2013

29th Sampung Mga Daliri, Atbp Concert @ the CCP

The University of Santo Tomas (UST) Conservatory of Music will hold its 29th Sampung Mga Daliri, Atbp. concert on February 24, 2013, Sunday, 7:00 pm at the Cultural Center of the Philippines Main Theater.

February 15, 2013

Concert at the Park Presents "Mga Sayaw Natin" with Folklorico Filipino Dance Company

Join us as we visit the Philippines’ three largest islands. Luzon, Visayas and Mindanao, through music and dances with the Folklorico Filipino Dance Company’s performance titled, “Mga Sayaw Natin” in Concert at the Park, this Sunday, February 17, 2013, starting at 6:00 p.m. Venue is at the Flower Clock area in Rizal Park.

February 14, 2013

They're Playing Our Song - A Broadway Romantic-Comedy Classic @ RCBC Plaza, Makati City

They're Playing Our Song, a Broadway romantic-comedy classic, from FEB 9, 2013 at the RCBC Plaza, Makati.

Starring Nikki Gil & Lorenz Martinez with Anna Santamaria, Peachy Atilano, Jill Peña, Reb Atadero, James Stacey, Noel Rayos and the 9 Works Pit/Pop/Philharmonic Orchestra (9PO). Featuring the songs FALLIN' and I STILL BELIEVE IN LOVE.

Contact Details:
For ticket inquiries, please call Ticketworld at (63 2) 891-9999, (63 2) 586-7105 or (63 917) 554-5560.
RCBC Plaza
RCBC Plaza

6819 Ayala Ave. corner Sen. Gil Puyat Ave., Salcedo Village
Makati, Metro Manila, Philippines

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A Symphony of Pop - A World Class Musical Experience

Along with its exciting mix of selections for shopping and dining, TriNoma likewise brings a unique brand of entertainment to its shoppers, making it the preferred destination for leisure and lifestyle in the North.
This February, TriNoma invites its customers to enjoy world-class musical performances by some of the country’s premier artists and musicians. Headlined by a recognized live orchestra and three big names in the local music scene, “A Symphony of Pop” promises to be a treat for fans of classical and contemporary songs alike.

February 13, 2013

La Salle Dance Company Presents Love Dance Celebration

La Salle Dance Company - Contemporary presents LOVE Dancelebration. Witness as different high school and college dance groups interpret the theme “LOVE” and battle it out to be the champions in this year’s Dancelebration, the longest-running interschool dance competition in Metro Manila, now on its 26th year.

Jose Feliciano Live In Manila

Catch Jose Feliciano Live In Manila on February 22, 2013 at Smart Araneta Coliseum, the event starts at 8:00pm.
Jose Feliciano is an American, born in Puerto Rico, virtuoso guitarist and composer known for many international hits including his rendition of The Doors' "Light My Fire" and the best-selling Christmas single "Feliz Navidad".

Ticket Prices:
VIP (PT101&103 rows A-J) : Php 4,755
Patron (PT 101&103 rows K-T, PT 104-115) Php 4,225
Lower Box (LB): Php 3,700
Upper Box A (UA): Php 2,640
Upper Box B (UB) -Php 1,585
General Admission (GA): Php 740

Contact Details:

For ticket inquiries, please call Ticketnet at (63 2) 911-5555.

Smart Araneta Coliseum
Araneta Center

Gen. Araneta cor. Gen. Roxas Ave., Araneta Center
Quezon City, Metro Manila, Philippines

Friday February 22, 2013

Paco Park Presents' Philippine-German Month

The 32nd Philippine-German Month celebration in Paco Park Presents continues this Friday, February 15, 2013, starting at 6:00 p.m., with German guitarist Carsten Linck and Filipino soprano Stefanie Quintin taking center stage. Ms. Thea Perez is program host.

February 12, 2013

Asian Premiere of "RED" By John Logan

The Necessary Theatre proudly announces the Asian premiere of "RED" - the 2010 Tony Award Winner for Best Play written by American writer John Logan about the famous abstract expressionist painter artist Mark Rothko.
"Red" by John Logan won almost every major award in London when it premiered in 2009 and went on to do the same in New York the following year. This brilliant play by John Logan (The Last Samurai, Gladiator, Any Given Sunday) speculates about one of the most enigmatic incidents in the 20th Century art world.

Valentine Double Date Romance Show By Retro All Stars

Love and fall in love again at Diamond Hotel Philippines this Valentines. Catch the Valentine Double Date Romance show featuring the retro pop group RETRO ALL STARS as they perform at the Sky Lounge Music Bar.

February 11, 2013

Ibalong The Musical at the CCP


Tanghalang Pilipino caps its 26th season with a dance-theatre musical interpretation of the Bicolano epic, “Ibalon,” adapted for the stage by playwright Rody Vera and directed by Tuxqs Rutaquio with Carol Bello’s musical direction, Alden Lugnasin’s choreography, and costume design by Leeroy New.

Japanese and Filipino Puppet and Mask Artists at the CCP

Japanese and Filipino puppet and mask artists will perform at the Cultural Center of the Philippines’ Tanghalang Batute on February 12, 2013 at 3:00pm.

The Naoshima Onna Bunraku, an all-women community puppetry troupe from the southern Japanese island of Naoshima, will perform Bunraku pieces Dango Uri (The Dumpling Peddlers), Keisei Awa no Naruto Junreika no Dan (The Song of a Pilgrim scene from The Courtesan at Awa), while the UP Center for International Studies Bunraku Ensemble will present Ebisu Mai (The Dance of Ebisu).

Motion City Soundtrack Live In Manila

One of the most sought-after pop punk bands in America is finally making its way to the Philippines!
A Vans Warped Tour staple since 2002, Motion City Soundtrack—composed of Justin Pierre (vocals/guitars), Joshua Cain (guitars), Matthew Taylor (bass), Jesse Johnson (Moog), and Tony Thaxton (drums)—is set to bring their hard-hitting sound to Manila for the very first time on March 9, 2013 at the SM City North EDSA Sky Dome through CNCA Media Concepts, together with Redstone Productions.

February 10, 2013

Lilibeth Cuenca Rasmussen ArtSpeak

Filipino-Danish artist Lilibeth Cuenca Rasmussen primarily engages in video and performance taking down her own identity and background as a point of departure.
She will be discussing her works in a public program called ArtSpeak, a lively lecture series of the Ateneo Art Gallery which will be held, this time, at Green Papaya Art Projects where Rasmussen is holding her artist residency in Manila.

Malasimbo Music and Arts Festival 2013

The first quarter of 2013 will peak on a harmonious note thanks to the third ever Malasimbo Music & Arts Festival. The event, which has reached a resounding crescendo since its advent in 2011, will see thousands of music, art and nature lovers to the foothills of the majestic Mt. Malasimbo in Puerto Galera, Mindoro, Philippines this March 1 to 3, 2013.

February 9, 2013

Rody Vera's "D Wonder Twins of Boac" runs at the PETA Theater Center

Award-winning Filipino playwright Rody Vera retells "Twelfth Night," William Shakespeare's comedy of errors in the Philippine Educational Theater Association's (PETA) comedy-musical, "D Wonder Twins of Boac."

Shakespeare's ancient Illyria and the 60's rock 'n' roll era in Manila seem to lack similarities, but the fact that Vera--who is skilled in the craft--is able to do a fitting adaptation only proves the universality of Shakespeare's work as it resonates in another time.

Rico J. Puno In Concert at the Resorts World Manila

Check out Rico J. Puno joined by the equally irrepressible K Brosas in A Groovy Kind of Love on February 15, 2013 at Newport Performing Arts Theater.

Tickets are priced at: VIP P4000; Premiere Left/Right P4000; Deluxe Left/Right P3500; Balcony Center Left/Right P3000; and Upper Balcony P3000.

Contact Details:
For ticket inquiries, please call Ticketworld at (63 2) 891-9999 or visit: for more details.
Newport Performing Arts Theater
Resort World Manila

Resorts World Manila
Newport Boulevard, Newport City, Cybertourism Zone
Pasay, Metro Manila, Philippines

Friday February 15, 2013

February 8, 2013

Repertory Philippines Presents No Way To Treat A Lady

Repertory Philippines proudly announces its second offering for the year 2013 with “ No Way To Treat A Lady ” - a musical comedy thriller with book, music and lyrics written by award-winning author/composer Douglas J. Cohen.
Directed by Audie Gemora, “ No Way to Treat a Lady ” is a dark, energetic and funny musical about good boys, bad boys, and the women who shape their lives focusing on themes like betrayal, death, friendship, Jewish/Yiddish issues, love, parenting / family.

Paco Park Presents Brahms' Waltzes and Philippine Folk Music

For the 2nd offering of the 32nd Philippine-German Month celebration in Paco Park Presents, this Friday, February 8, 2013, starting at 6:00 o’clock in the evening, concert pianists Gigi Gomez-Arambulo and Jonathan Arevalo Coo, take center stage in a piano duet of Brahms’ waltzes and Filipino folk music. Concert venue is the historic Paco Park in San Marcelino, Manila. Ms. Thea Perez is program host.

Ambon Ulan Baha in Lucena City, Quezon

Artist Resource Network Association, Inc. (ARNAI)  will once again present  the musical play - Ambon, Ulan, Baha by Frank G. Rivera. This will be shown  on February 23 & 24, 2013  at the Lucena City Convention Center. Let us support this activity and help promote the culture and arts to the people. Para sa kinabukasan ng ating BAYAN !

February 7, 2013

Martin and Pops - Ogie and Regine in Foursome

Don’t miss this spectacular event that will surely make your Valentines day extra special. Martin & Pops. Ogie & Regine. in FOURSOME happening on February 14, 2013 at Mall of Asia Arena.

Ticket Prices:
VIP A Reserved Seats: Php 6,340
VIP B Reserved Seats: Php 4,230
VIP C Reserved Seats: Php 3,170
PATRON Reserved Seats: Php 3,170
LOWER BOX A Reserved Seats: Php 2,640
LOWER BOX B Reserved Seats: Php 2,120
UPPER BOX Reserved Seats: Php 1,060
GENERAL ADMISSION Free Seating: Php 530

Contact Details:
For ticket inquiries, please call SM Tickets at (63 2) 470--2222.
SM Mall of Asia Arena
SM Mall of Asia Complex

SM Mall of Asia
Pacific Drive and Ocean Drive, Mall of Asia Complex
Pasay, Metro Manila, Philippines

Thursday February 14, 2013

Under The Stars - A Film Screening and Variety Show By Loyola Film Circle

Loyola Film Circle’s Under The Stars is another outdoor film screening and variety show with musical and dance performances, happening on February 9, 2013 at 4:30pm-11:00pm at the Bellarmine Field.
Now on its sixth year, Under The Stars will feature the popular romantic comedy, “50 First Dates”. There will also be game booths and student-owned concessionaires selling food, drinks, and other items. Admission is FREE AND OPEN TO ALL!

February 6, 2013

Tribute To The Thomasians at the CCP

The UST Conservatory of Music in cooperation with the Cultural Center of the Philippines presents the UST Symphony Orchestra with classical artists, all alumni of the UST, in a concert entitled Tribute to the Thomasians.

Watch John Ford Coley @ EDSA Shangri-La Manila

Love Overload with the Crown Prince of Love Songs John Ford Coley on February 14, 2013 7:00PM.

Ticket Prices:
Platinum: P6000
Premier: P5000

Contact Details:
For inquiries and reservations, please call Ticketworld at (63 2) 891-9999.
Edsa Shangri-La Manila
Edsa Shangri-la, Manila

1 Garden Way, Ortigas Centre
Mandaluyong, Metro Manila, Philippines

Thursday February 14, 2013

Daragang Magayon An Istorya Ni Mayon at the CCP

When clouds sheath the peak of the perfect cone of the Mayon Volcano in Albay, Bicol, locals say that the lovers Magayon, the lovely maiden after whom the volcano is named, and her handsome Ulap, must be kissing.

February 5, 2013

Side A, Jinky Vidal & Top Suzara at the Resorts World Manila

Catch "Love X 3" happening this Valentines day at Newport Performing Arts Theater.
A pop music lover’s delight with the songs of the Side A band, joined by former Freestyle lead vocalists and songwriters, Jinky Vidal and Totop Suzara.

Tickets prices are: VIP P3500; Premiere Left/Right P3500; Deluxe Left/Right P3000; Balcony Center/Left/Right P2500; and Upper Balcony P2500

Contact Details:
For ticket inquiries, please call Ticketworld at (63 2) 891-9999 or visit: for more details.
Newport Performing Arts Theater
Resort World Manila

Resorts World Manila
Newport Boulevard, Newport City, Cybertourism Zone
Pasay, Metro Manila, Philippines

Thursday February 14, 2013

February 4, 2013

Basil Valdez, Vernie Varga and Jon Santos in Concert

Head to Newport Performing Arts Theater in Resorts World Manila on February 13, 2013 and catch " A Very, Very, Very, Very Viva Valentine".

An exciting blend of beautiful music and humor starring hitmakers Basil Valdez and Verni Varga and comedian Jon Santos.

Tickets are priced at VIP P4000; Premiere Left/Right P4000; Deluxe Left/Right P3500; Balcony Center/Left/Right P3000; and Upper Balcony P3000.

Contact Details:
For ticket inquiries, please call Ticketworld at (63 2) 891-9999 or visit: for more details.
Newport Performing Arts Theater
Resort World Manila

Resorts World Manila
Newport Boulevard, Newport City, Cybertourism Zone
Pasay, Metro Manila, Philippines

Wednesday February 13, 2013

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