Reviews

REVIEW: Some toil, some trouble in “Macbeth”

Tarek El Tayech and Miguel Vasquez give clear, compelling performances in this bare-bones, straightforward staging.

REVIEW: “Sweeney Todd” is a surprising visit to Fleet Street

Lea Salonga’s astounding transformation as Mrs. Lovett make this Bobby Garcia-directed retelling not one to miss.

REVIEW: “Katsuri” is a theatrical feat

Bibeth Orteza’s adaptation of Steinbeck’s ‘Of Mice and Men’ sets a standard for adaptations, local plays, and theater-as-advocacy.

REVIEW: “Magnificat” is a sterile rendering of the Jesus story

There’s nothing new in this Laurice Guillen-directed, Nestor Torre-penned, and Ryan Cayabyab-composed musical about the Jesus story.

REVIEW: “Passion” is Sondheim unrestrained and emotional

Director Robbie Guevara steps up to the challenge of staging one of Sondheim’s most controversial works.

REVIEW: In “Company”, it’s style over Sondheim

Topper Fabregas’s stylized direction gets in the way of this Sondheim classic.

REVIEW: “The Quest for the Adarna” is a dazzling display of Filipino ingenuity

Playwright Luna Griño-Inocian’s retelling is a kid-relevant, mesmerizing modern take on the Pinoy epic.