Reviews

REVIEW: ‘Doc Resureccion’ is an obliquely political family soap

It’s a fascinating premise: how politics need to be so calculated that winning or losing might hinge on how one…

REVIEW: ‘²Bayani’ is a Bonifacio text book set to music

“This musical, when in its form, gives you a glimpse of how today’s politicking has been going on for over…

REVIEW: ‘Babae Ang Bukas’ shows you can’t keep good women down

“To an almost literal degree, they’re all stories of women taking their present circumstances head on and preparing themselves for…

REVIEW: 10 Virgin Labfest “Kapit” Plays, Ranked

We may have just witnessed the birth of a new theater form.

REVIEW: “Carmina Burana” & “La Traviata” are triumphs in tragedy

Ballet Manila successfully closes its 24th season with a beautiful double bill.

REVIEW: “Matilda: The Musical” is a must-see modern classic

This RSC production is packed with stage magic, affecting performances, and a classic story fit for all ages.

REVIEW: “Tabing-Ilog” is a shallow dive into rocky waters

This Jade Castro-penned musical remake of the hit 90s show is a cacophony of themes and terrible teens.

REVIEW: “Batang Mujahideen” is an even-handed take on Basilan conflict

Guelan Varela-Luarca’s stylized production of Malou Jacob’s play invites audiences to check their preconceived notions at the door.