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Rappler's latest stories on Repertory Philippines


What to expect from the Repertory Philippines stage in 2019

Oct 23, 2018 - 12:03 PM

Its 82nd season has 4 top-notch stage productions in store for theater-loving friends and families

WATCH: Repertory Philippines' 'Comedy of Tenors' cast gets candid

Feb 08, 2018 - 8:47 PM

Jeremy Domingo, Issa Litton, and Noel Rayos talk about Paris, the play, and each other

DIVAS. In 'A Comedy of Tenors,' Issa Litton plays the hot-blooded wife of a superstar tenor, while Jeremy Domingo plays an ambitious concert producer. Photo courtesy of Repertory Philippines

[WATCH] Rappler Live Jam: Cast of ‘Hair’

Nov 21, 2017 - 9:08 PM

The cast of rock musical 'Hair' sings a few songs from the show at Rappler HQ!

IN PHOTOS: Repertory Philippines celebrates 50 years

Jun 17, 2017 - 12:00 PM

Repertory Philippines actors gather to celebrate the company s 50 years in showcasing talent onstage

Hysterical laughter: Double the pleasure in Rep's 'Vibrator Play'

Mar 26, 2017 - 8:21 PM

Women s issues and relationship dynamics tackled in The Next Room: The Vibrator Play remain relevant today

'Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike': An all-star family feud

Jan 10, 2017 - 1:03 PM

The love and admiration between these fine actors are palpable offstage Onstage they promise acerbic wit poignant humor and candid hilarity

Photo courtesy of Repertory Philippines

‘August: Osage County’ resonates with Filipinos

Mar 12, 2014 - 10:27 PM

The Filipino cast from Repertory Philippines add this play delivers all the angst of a telenovela but none of the guilt

Repertory Philippines' 'Wait Until Dark': Simply brilliant

Jan 25, 2014 - 8:59 AM

This suspense crime thriller guarantees to keep today s audiences on the edge of their seats

WAITING UNTIL DARK. Mike Trenton (Joel Trinidad) tries to pry information from blind housewife Susy Henderson (Leisel Batucan), as Mike's accomplices Croker and Roat (Robbie Guevara, Arnel Carrion) secretly look on. All photos by Rome Jorge

VIDEO: An exclusive look at Repertory Philippines’ The Producers

Dec 13, 2013 - 10:00 PM

Repertory Philippines brings the award winning musical “The Producers” to the Philippine audience

STELLAR. Robbie Zialcita, G Töngi and Topper Fabregas star in 'The Producers.' All photos courtesy of Repertory Philippines

Alice in Wonderland: A visual, musical treat

Dec 12, 2013 - 10:15 PM

The children’s classic Alice in Wonderland is set to song in a rousing musical that’s been performing to sold out audiences since August

ALICE CAN PLAY THIS GAME. A game of croquet with the deck of cards. All photos courtesy of Repertory Philippines

It's showtime! Rep PH's 'The Producers' opens

Nov 14, 2013 - 12:24 AM

Theater is a way for me to do what I love best in a setting that’s personal and communal

SHOWSTOPPER. G Töngi ends her year with Repertory Philippines' 'The Producers.' All photos courtesy of Repertory Philippines

'Closer:' Truth or dare

Oct 09, 2013 - 7:13 PM

Red Turnip stages Patrick Marber s straight adult play for their initial offering

GREAT MIX. Marc Abaya, Angel Aquino, Cris Villonco and Bart Guingona star in 'Closer.' Photos by Jojit Lorenzo courtesy of Red Turnip

'The Producers:' Nazi, gay and loving it

Oct 09, 2013 - 5:14 PM

Repertory Philippines stages the comedy musical penned by Mel Brooks

STELLAR. Robbie Zialcita, G Töngi and Topper Fabregas star in 'The Producers.' All photos courtesy of Repertory Philippines

A work of art: Repertory PH's 'Alice in Wonderland'

Sep 03, 2013 - 8:00 PM

Days later I caught myself with The Queen of Hearts song stuck in my head

ALICE CAN PLAY THIS GAME. A game of croquet with the deck of cards. All photos courtesy of Repertory Philippines

Alice awake: Repertory Philippines' ‘Alice in Wonderland’

Aug 27, 2013 - 9:00 PM

This staging hinges in large part on the audience participation of Filipino children

COME INTO HER DREAMS. Alice and her crew are back in Repertory Philippines' 'Alice in Wonderland.' All images from the Repertory Philippines Facebook page

Fun week: Here's your date list

Aug 17, 2013 - 2:10 PM

Running out of fun things to do this week? Here are some ideas

Red Turnip: New species of theater

Jul 23, 2013 - 7:22 PM

This is the kind of theater that is best suited for such a compact upstart

FIRST PLAY COMING UP! Cris Villonco (middle), pictured with Ana Abad Santos and Rem Zamora, will star in Red Turnip's 'Closer'

Alice in Wonderland: Into the rabbit hole

Jul 23, 2013 - 3:50 PM

Real life is Wonderland too with real rabbits cats and caterpillars

THIS GENERATION'S ALICE. Dani Gana and a cast of revered thespians bring the Lewis Carroll classic back to life on stage. All images courtesy of Repertory Philippines

Angelo Paragoso: Pinoy cockroach in London

Apr 09, 2013 - 5:50 PM

He performs odd jobs and is able to represent his country in British theater

HE WILL SURVIVE. Angelo Paragoso will survive anything as long as he lives out his dream. Photo courtesy of Liezel Longboan

Knock 'em dead: 'No Way to Treat a Lady'

Mar 05, 2013 - 2:49 PM

Feel like having some dark comedy? Get yourself a serving of No Way to Treat a Lady

DARK COMEDY, THEATRICAL INTENSITY. Repertory Philippines's 'No Way to Treat a Lady' runs until March 24 at the Greenbelt 1 Onstage theatre. For tickets, call 571-6926. Image from the Repertory Philippines Facebook page

#TheaterTuesday: 'Boeing Boeing' is bouncy and naughty

Jan 29, 2013 - 8:55 AM

Looking to laugh your stress off? Here s the perfect theater play for you

HAVE A LAUGH. Catch 'Boeing Boeing' until February 17. Photo courtesy of Repertory Philippines

Christmas time, theater time

Nov 08, 2012 - 12:58 PM

Here s an idea for a great [Christmas] family bonding activity

THEATRICAL FIX. The 4th National Theater Festival begins today and runs until Nov 18. Details below. Image from the CCP website

PETA and Rep team up for “Care Divas”

Apr 23, 2012 - 7:59 PM

Powerhouse theater actors work together for a project that s truly a laugh trip delight

CARE FOR DIVAS? Catch the re-run of "Care Divas" on April 27-29 at Onstage Greenbelt.