SM Mall of Asia Arena - updates

Rappler's latest stories on SM Mall of Asia Arena


Moana, Coco banner 2019 Disney On Ice in Manila

Oct 30, 2019 - 2:15 PM

Watch your Disney favorites come to life on ice!

SETTING SAIL. Moana and Maui voyage into this year's Disney On Ice in Manila. Photo from release

HIGHLIGHTS: Ms PH Earth 2013 coronation

May 20, 2013 - 4:25 AM

Rappler live blogs the event as it happens at the SM Mall of Asia Arena

MISS PHILIPPINES EARTH 2013. Who will be the new face of beauty and substance? Graphic by Dave Salazar/

Avicii in Manila: Believe the hype

May 18, 2013 - 10:03 AM

More than simply playing an EDM show Avicii delivered a sublime musical experience for his legion of Pinoy fans

'WOW MANILA THAT WAS INCREDIBLE! Thank you everyone for all the love and hope to see you again soon!' Photo from the Avicii Facebook page

Modern English, The Alarm wow new wave fans

Apr 29, 2013 - 3:25 PM

It may have been an ’80s phenomenon yet for fans of these two bands new wave is forever

ARE YOU ‘CHONG’? The poster for the May 3 ‘Back to the ’80s’ concert. Image by DMC Philippines

Aerosmith to perform in Manila

Mar 05, 2013 - 7:35 PM

After rumors of a Philippine concert in 2011 this time it s finally TRUE

ROCK N' ROLL GODS. After a very long wait, legendary band Aerosmith is finally coming to Manila. Image from the Aerosmith Facebook page

SHOWBITZ: Zanjoe, Bea at JLo

Nov 30, 2012 - 4:31 PM

We spotted the lovebirds at one of the biggest concerts this year

HAPPY TOGETHER. In a recent interview at 'The Buzz,' 24-year-old Bea Alonzo said she hopes to be married in 5 years to 30-year-old Zanjoe Marudo. Photo by Rappler

JLo made Manila dance again — and again

Nov 27, 2012 - 3:51 PM

Fans were treated to a night they ll never forget — and a show worth their money

Opening video before JLo appeared onstage for the first time. Photos and video by Kai Magsanoc

The Yahoo OMG! Awards 2012

Jul 07, 2012 - 2:22 PM

Celebrities and their fans converged to the SM Mall of Asia Arena and filled the place with OMG energy

LOVE TEAM OF THE YEAR Xian Lim and Kim Chiu. All photos by Emil Sarmiento

[Music] Lady Gaga is pure entertainment

May 26, 2012 - 2:49 PM

She came for the second time we watched she conquered

STRONGER THAN WE THINK. They say that behavior — not beliefs — makes one a better person. With her honesty and advocacies, Lady Gaga gets better each time. All photos by Portia Carbonell

'Lady Gaga' fan asked to leave costume at the door

May 22, 2012 - 2:01 AM

Almost all came in a Lady Gaga inspired costume but this fan s costume stood out in a sad way


Live Blog: Lady Gaga live in Manila

May 21, 2012 - 10:09 PM

Rappler live blogs the first night of the Born This Way Ball Lady Gaga s world tour in Manila

MOTHER MONSTER, HELLO. Makeup artist Jake Galvez captures the Gaga in her element at tonight's concert.

Lady Gaga does two

May 03, 2012 - 10:15 AM

Little monsters rejoice as her Manila concert goes from one night to two

CONCERT TO WATCH. The two-night concert promises to be a music and costume extravaganza. Photo from

Why Lady Gaga matters

Apr 22, 2012 - 9:44 AM

Is she a fad or the real thing?

GAGA OVER HER. Is she original or a copycat? What do you think?