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Bar Boys: A New Musical Takes Center Stage This May 2024!

Countdown to curtain up! Only 10 days left to catch ‘BAR BOYS: A NEW MUSICAL’ at PMCS Blackbox Theater.

Are you ready to witness another Filipino masterpiece unfold on stage? Barefoot Theatre Collaborative, known for its hit productions like Mula Sa Buwan, Pride Plays, and The Last Five Years is all set to premiere another original Filipino musical – Bar Boys: A New Musical. Based on the 2017 Pista ng Pelikulang Pilipino film by Kip F. Oebanda, this musical promises to captivate audiences with its heartwarming story and catchy tunes.

A Tale of Friendship and Justice

Bar Boys: A New Musical chronicles the lives of four friends as they navigate the challenges of law school and strive to become champions of justice in the Philippines. Set against the backdrop of Manila, the musical delves into the highs and lows of friendship, ambition, and the pursuit of truth.

Creative Minds Behind the Scenes

Driving the creative force of Bar Boys: A New Musical are Pat Valera and Mikko Angeles, who co-direct and bring the story to life with their vision. All songs are composed by the talented Myke Salomon, marking his debut as a musical director. With Jomelle Era’s choreography and the stunning designs by the rest of the team, including Ohm David for set design and Meliton Roxas Jr. for lighting, Tata Tuviera for costume design, Bene Manaois for video design, Julia Pacificador for property design, and D Cortezano for technical direction, audiences can expect a visually stunning and immersive experience.

Meet the Cast

Leading the cast are Alex Diaz as CHRIS, Benedix Ramos as ERIK, Jerom Canlas as TORRAN, and Omar Uddin as JOSH, who embody the titular “bar boys.” They are joined by a stellar lineup including Sheila Francisco as Justice Hernandez, Juliene Mendoza as “Paping,” Nor Domingo as Atty. Maurice Carlson, Topper Fabregas as Atty. Victor Cruz, Gimbey dela Cruz as “Boss Mama” and other roles, Kakki Teodoro as Female Professor and other roles, and Carlon Matabato as Male Professor and other roles. Completing the cast are Diego Aranda, Joshua Ade Valenzona, Edrei Tan, Jannah Baniasia, Anne Cortez, Uzziel Delamide, and Meg Ruiz each bringing their unique talents to the stage.

Limited Engagement: May 3 to 19

Don’t miss your chance to catch Bar Boys: A New Musical, staged exclusively at the Power Mac Center Spotlight Blackbox Theater in Circuit Makati. The production runs for three weeks only, from May 3 to 19, with no extensions planned. Secure your seats early as there will be only over 250 tickets available per show.


Get Your Tickets Now!

Tickets for Bar Boys: A New Musical are now on sale via Ticket2Me (bit.ly/barboystickets) and show buyers. Act fast to ensure you don’t miss out on this unforgettable theatrical experience!

Bar Boys: A New Musical marks the beginning of Barefoot Theatre Collaborative’s 2024 season, promising audiences a captivating journey filled with laughter, tears, and everything in between. Get ready to be swept away by the magic of live theater and join us for an unforgettable evening at the bar!


Barefoot Theatre Collaborative is an innovative theatre company that creates, produces, and manages relevant and world-class theatrical content for live performances and the many intersections in the local and global industry.

Comprised of award-winning and in-demand creators and producers, Barefoot leads the industry with its recent works: the mega-hit musical “Mula sa Buwan”, the critically-acclaimed “Pride Plays: Unica Hijas & Laro”, and the successful local staging of Jason Robert Brown’s “The Last Five Years.”  

For its first offering this 2024 season, Barefoot is proud to debut an original Filipino musical, “Bar Boys: A New Musical” — adapted from the critically-acclaimed and well-loved film by Kip F. Oebanda. 

Fresh, determined, and brave, Barefoot promises captivating stories excellently staged. #StoriesWellStaged 

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