Reviews

Gerald Santos is Pedro Calungsod in a musical

Gerald Santos, the Prince of Ballad, returns to Manila after his successful international production as Thuy in Miss Saigon UK. He will reprise the role of  Pedro Calungsod in a musical play entitled “San...

The Ballet and the friends of Alice Reyes

Despite some issues Ballet Philippines went through that led to the cancellation of its February 12 show “Itim Asu and Other dances”, Alice Reyes pushed through her jaw dropping ballet show entitled “Alice and...

Big Mountain Live in Palawan

Palawan just recently experienced a concert by international artists for the first time, this is the Big Mountain Live in Palawan last February 8 at Chez Rose Bar located in the outskirts of BM...

Culion, the drama and history, a Palaweno review

If you grow up in Palawan in the past decades, I’m sure you are aware that Palawan is known in two things, Malaria and Leprosy, and the last is identified in the island municipality...

Lolita Carbon and Asin, still rock us.

Last December 19, 2019, the Filipino rock band Asin with Lolita Carbon on vocals is here in Puerto Princesa City, for a one night engagement concert intended to raise funds for the Palawan Cancer...

Biag ni Lam Ang, remind you of your roots as Filipino.

Biag ni Lam Ang or the life of Lam Ang is one of the oldest tales of northern Luzon was adapted into an ethno-musical play of Tangalan Pilipino. It tells about the bravery and...

Huseng Batute immortalized in modern Zarzuela.

The Cultural Center of the Philippines bring in Palawan stage the tribute play for Jose Corazon Dela Cruz aka Huseng Batute last Nov 12 and 13 at the VJR Hall of Palawan Capitol. The...

Katsuri, of friendship and hardship.

Friendship is priceless, real friends are hard to find. But the friendship of Toto and George is one of a kind. One is smart and the other is a bit slow. They have been...

The still relevant Kanser in 2019

Gantimpala Theater Foundation on its 42nd season brings back its longest-running musical, Kanser base on Dr. Jose Rizal’s Noli Me Tangere. Still, under the direction of Frannie Zamora, his aim is to relay the...

What a superb Company.

Upstart Manila staged the award-winning Stephen Sondheim musical Company. This upbeat production is about Bobby (played by OJ Mariano) turning 35 years old. He contemplates about singlehood with his couple friends and some girls...