By Lea Salonga
For the last many weeks, I had been told about “Rak of Aegis,” a musical currently running at Peta Theater in Quezon City. Thanks to an early invitation by fellow singer and theater actor Gian Magdangal, I finally got to clear my calendar last Sunday. Gian himself greeted me at the door with my tickets. (My date for the evening was my assistant, Sheilla Habab.)
Belle, Beast, Gaston, Mrs. Potts, Lumiere and other “Beauty and the Beast” characters come to life for Filipino theater lovers from Jan. 11 to 25, 2015 as Ovation Productions brings the original Broadway hit to the Cultural Center of the Philippines’ Main Theater stage.
Belle, Beast, Gaston, Mrs. Potts, Lumiere and other much-loved Beauty and the Beast characters come to life on January 11-25, 2015 as Ovation Productions brings the original Broadway spectacular to the CCP Main Theatre stage!
By Rito P. Asilo
“The X Factor’s” ability to turn talented unknowns into full-fledged stars is undeniable—so, “I Can’t Sing: The X Factor Musical” (at the London Palladium), the West End musical comedy it inspired, was on top of our list during our theater-going trip to the United Kingdom last summer.
By Lea Salonga
I took a brief trip to New York last week for a little bit of work. It seemed like the perfect opportunity to take in a couple of Broadway shows in the process. This season has been an interesting one, what with the opening of several really great shows and the closing of a few others. Since my time in New York was severely limited, there was time to take in only two of them, and I believe I chose well: “Aladdin,” and “A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder.”