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Rappler's latest stories on #TheaterTuesday


'Rock of Ages' opens again in Manila

Jul 18, 2013 - 9:59 PM

The Musical Rock of Ages opens again in Manila to brisk ticket sales and rave audience reviews

END OF ACT 1. The whole 'Rock Of Ages' cast on stage. Photo courtesy of Atlantis Productions

Why you shouldn’t miss 'Rock of Ages'

Jul 16, 2013 - 12:30 PM

Cast member Rachel Alejandro lists reasons why you shouldn t miss Rock of Ages this time around

SEXY CLUB OWNER. Rachel in her costume as Justice Charlier, owner of the strip bar Venus Club. Image courtesy of Raymund Isaac

Whose theater is it anyway?

Jun 11, 2013 - 8:20 PM

Follow your feet to the Manila Improv Festival 2013

'FOLLOW YOUR FEET.' Gabe Mercado (3rd from right) with members of Silly People's Improv Theater (SPIT). Catch them at Manila Improv Festival 2013 on June 25 to 30 at the PETA Theater. Photo by Shaira Luna

Angelo Paragoso: Pinoy cockroach in London

Apr 09, 2013 - 5:50 PM

He performs odd jobs and is able to represent his country in British theater

HE WILL SURVIVE. Angelo Paragoso will survive anything as long as he lives out his dream. Photo courtesy of Liezel Longboan

Margaret Thatcher’s legacy in art, theater

Apr 09, 2013 - 5:11 PM

Margaret Thatcher influenced theater and the arts with her strong persona and controversial politics

ICONIC WOMAN. Haydn Gwynne plays Margaret Thatcher in the play 'The Audience.' Photo from 'The Audience-Play' Facebook page

Lent and the search for happiness

Mar 26, 2013 - 12:09 PM

Lost on how to reflect this Holy Week? Here are some suggestions

LIKE CHILDREN. Miss the kind of happiness you felt as a child? Take this time to reflect and find it again. Image from 'The Bluebird' poster courtesy of Trumpets

Legends never die: 'Ibalong'

Mar 26, 2013 - 11:02 AM

It s CCP run may have ended but Tanghalang Pilipino s Bicolano epic is set to tour the land of its origins

YOUNG ORYOL. Trixie Esteban in Tanghalang Pilipino's 'Ibalong.' Photo by Jojit Lorenzo from the Tanghalang Pilipino Facebook page

Cue La Vie en Rose: Piaf incarnate

Mar 12, 2013 - 9:09 AM

A life immortalized in song: Rappler reviews in Atlantis Productions Piaf

SUFFERING ARTIST. Pinky Amador is Piaf, the iconic French singer who led a life of passion and tragedy

'Pieta': A play for the family

Feb 12, 2013 - 8:54 PM

This play strikes the chords of family values and faith

ACTS OF PENANCE? Rape, incest, torture, murder, genital mutilation, suicide, and infanticide are endured in silence in 'Pieta.' All photos by Rome Jorge

'D Wonder Twins of Boac': A better ending that's up to you

Feb 05, 2013 - 3:02 PM

A Filipino take on a Shakespeare classic with a 60s twist

BRECHTIAN THEATER DELIVERED. PETA'S 'D Wonder Twins of Boac' subversively incites audiences into introspection and action even as it makes them laugh and sing. Poster courtesy of Rome Jorge

PHOTOS: Tanghalang Pilipino's 'Ibalong'

Jan 29, 2013 - 2:19 PM

Philippine theater group Tanghalang Pilipino opens their season with the Bicolano epic

SPOTLIGHT ON THE EPIC. Remus Villanueva (second from left) is Handyong and Jenine Desiderio (3rd from left) is Oyrol in 'Ibalong.' All photos by Erickson dela Cruz

#TheaterTuesday: 'Boeing Boeing' is bouncy and naughty

Jan 29, 2013 - 8:55 AM

Looking to laugh your stress off? Here s the perfect theater play for you

HAVE A LAUGH. Catch 'Boeing Boeing' until February 17. Photo courtesy of Repertory Philippines