Weekender Guide: February 8, 9, and 10, 2019

Music/Concerts / Live Bands

About the Event

Still don't know where to go for the weekend? Here are the events and sales to check out in the coming days.

Silent Sky
February 1 to 3; 8 to 10 (Carlos P. Romulo Auditorium, RCBC Plaza)

Repertory Philippines presents the critically-acclaimed play by Lauren Gunderson Silent Sky.

Silent Sky is a play about an astronomer named Henrietta Swan Leavitt who - along with her team of of women - made discoveries that shaped modern astronomies. It follows Henrietta and her life in a man's world. This play is to be directed by Joy Virata. 

Tickets are priced from P1000 to P2000 and can be purchased via TicketWorld. 

 

 

Taipei or the Hi-way: A One Man Comedy Show by Big Norm Alconcel
February 8 (Concepto, Poblacion, Makati)

Norm Alconcel’s life took an unexpected detour in 2017 when, for 7 months, he was stuck in Taiwan on charges related to less than 1 joint’s worth of marijuana.

He was on route to the Philippines, but didn’t make it. The didn’t stop him from making this unfortunate turn of events into the most epic adventure and story for the ages.

Tickets are priced at P300. 

 

 

 

Mike Unson XVI: Electric Punchlines 
February 8 (Pineapple Lab)

Top comic Mike Unson flicks the comedy switch to full power in his 16th Anniversary show, Electric Punchlines!

With special guest, premier ventriloquist Ony Carcamo, stand-up comics Sergio Belarus, Herman Gacosta and Eric Salazar. With musical performances by Elise Masanga and Fiona. Hosted by Ginelle Petterson. From Comedy Mayhem, Struggling Artists Production and Fringe 2019.

Tickets are priced at P300. 

Charot!
February 8, 9, 10, 15, and 22 (PETA Theater Center)

A colloquial term meaning, "just kidding." It underlines a pun. It downplays a scathing statement to jest.

PETA's "CHAROT!" presents Philippine current events for the freak show that it is, imagining the future and consequences of a new charter. This is our rehearsal for democracy, or the lack thereof… Charot!

Directed by Rak of Aegis director, Maribel Legarda, Charot! is an interactive comedy musical that revolves around the concept of "voting" and democracy, and will present the realities of the Philippine society in a strangely familiar satire that is both hilarious and ridiculous. 

Tickets are priced from P600 to P1500, and can be purchased by calling PETA at +632-725-6244. 

Creative Nights with Gus Albor x CRWN
February 8 (Ayala Museum)

Following the success of last year’s run, CREATIVE NIGHTS is back at the Ayala Museum this February 8, 2019! Expect a night of unbridled creative inspiration, celebration, and collaboration, designed for the creative community.

True to the spirit of bringing two art forms together, Ayala Museum has collaborated with Bandwagon Philippines, a music website that advocates the support of Asian music across Southeast Asia. Together, they have curated the second Creative Nights, bringing together internationally renowned abstractionist Gus Albor and Manila-based producer and beat maker CRWN.

Creative Nights tickets are now available for PHP 1,500 (VIP) PHP 900 (on the day walk-ins),PHP 700 (Regular), PHP 600 (Early Bird), and PHP 500 (Ayala Museum Members) at the Ayala Museum ticket counter and via Ticketworld. 

VIP tickets are exclusively available at Ayala Museum and are inclusive of priority seating, a meet-and-greet with the artists, an exhibit tour with our senior curator, and other exclusive offerings. All ticket tiers include access to Gus Albor's Territory exhibit.

For more information email Ayala Museum at hello@ayalamuseum.org or call  +632-759-8288 loc 8271.

Marjorie Liu Monstress Book Tour
February 8, 9, and 10 (Ateneo De Manila University, Fully Booked in Bonifacio High Street, and Fully Booked in Alabang Town Center)

Dive into the world of Monstress as Fully Booked brings New York Times bestselling and award-winning writer, Marjorie Liu to Manila from February 8-10, 2019.

Her original, creator owned-comic book series Monstress, is set in an alternate, matriarchal 1920’s Asia and follows a girl’s struggle to survive the trauma of war. With a cast of girls and monsters, set against a richly imagined aesthetic of art deco-inflected steam punk, Monstress #1 debuted to critical praise. With a long list of accolades for the Monstress series, Marjorie has recently won the title of Best Writer in the 2018 Eisner Awards – the ever first female to have this distinction.

There will be three (3) legs for the Monstress Book Tour in Metro Manila where she can share her journey to Monstress, and how words can inspire and empower readers and writers alike.

Ely Buendia & The Itchyworms: Greatest Hits
February 9 (Newport Performing Arts Theater)

Resorts World Manila is about to thrill Pinoy Rock fans as is sets to stage for two of the most iconic names in Filipino rock music in one evening with Ely Buendia & The Itchyworms: Greatest Hits on February 9, 2019, 8PM at the Newport Performing Arts Theater (NPAT).

Tickets to Ely Buendia & The Itchyworms: Greatest Hits are available on www.ticketworld.com.ph or at the RWM Box Office (+632-908-9000 loc 7700). Download the RMW Mobile App to receive updates and special promotions on RMW shows and events.

 

Found Music Festival
February 9 (Circuit Makati Concert Grounds)

Found Music Festival is a celebration of faith through music featuring Christian artists who convey God’s message through their craft. 

The festival aims to bring the community together in this one day gathering through a collaboration of praise songs along with activities for the family centered on love and light, which is the festival’s theme.

“You Will Seek and Find Me When You Seek with All Your Heart.”

In a world where there is confusion and chaos, our faith in the Lord Jesus Christ helps us find our way. This is the message we wish to convey.

Tickets are priced at P1500 and can be purchased via TicketWorld. 

Eto na! Musikal nAPO! Magbabalik nAPO!
February 2019 (Maybank Performing Arts Theater)

Eto na! Musikal nAPO! centers on seven friends who join a song-writing and singing contest for college students. Composing the perfect song and assigning who best to write and arrange it proves a challenge to the barkada, aside from the individual problems some members have with their girlfriends, love interests, parents and studies, and the current political turmoil of Martial Law.

Eto na! Musikal nAPO! is a musical comedy. It promises its audiences wholesome entertainment with twitches of rom-com and nostalgia, using the music of one of the country’s premiere singing groups, the APO HIKING SOCIETY.

Tickets are priced from P1537.50 to P3690 and can be purchased via TicketWorld. 

Every Brilliant Thing
February 9, 10, 16, 17, 23, and 24 (Maybank Performing Arts Theater)

Written by Lungs’ Duncan MacMillan and Johnny Donahoe, Every Brilliant Thing tells the story of a little girl who chronicles all the little things that make life brilliant. It’s an uplifting story of a young girl trying her best to keep it together, filled with laughter, tears, and introspection about the depth of living.

Starring supermodel/actress Teresa Herrera in her much-awaited theater comeback and directed by Jenny Jamora, #EveryBrilliantMNL opens on Feb. 2 at the Maybank Performing Arts Theater, BGC

KAKKI TEODORO will star in the following shows: Feb 9 & 23, 2019 | Sat | 2:30pm.

Tickets are priced fro P1000 to P1200. 

 

 

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