Review, Theatre

Fly me to the moon, because Mula sa Buwan is back!

November 11, 2018

Curtains have opened once again for one of my favorite Filipino musicals, Mula sa Buwan, and I AM ECSTATIC! I always thought it was a shame the runs for this show were extremely short, so I’m really happy they’re producing a total of sixteen shows now (well, down to twelve now, because they’ve already opened last Friday). I caught yesterday’s 3PM…

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Review, Theatre

Review | Black Box Productions’ Mula Sa Buwan

mula sa buwan
December 9, 2016

When I saw Mula sa Buwan‘s teaser a few months ago, I immediately decided I’m going to watch this production without even knowing yet what it was about. It was THAT pretty and catchy. I followed their Facebook page, watched out for updates, and panicked a little when they released show dates and realized it was only going to run ONE…

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Review | PETA Theater’s The Tempest Reimagined

the tempest reimagined review
December 5, 2016

I walked into The Tempest Reimagined with only the vaguest idea of what the story was about. I already expected to drown in Shakespeare’s words like an inexperienced person was wont to do, but PETA’s masterfully written adaptation always managed to pull me back to shore. Weaving two different stories from two different cultures, worlds (fiction vs. real life), and…

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Personal, Theatre

Finding my way back home

August 6, 2015

I think I was in pre-school when I first fell in love with the performing arts. My mother was a Whitney Houston fan who would always play her cassette tapes at home, and I learned to sing most of her songs by listening to them over and over. I was in kindergarten when I joined my first singing contest–The Greatest…

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