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Rappler's latest stories on Tanghalang Pilipino


'Ang Pag-uusig' translates 'The Crucible' for the Filipino in the time EJKs

Oct 20, 2017 - 9:00 PM

Tanghalang Pilipino's 'Ang Pag-uusig' is necessary theater not only because of its relevance but also because of its artistry and virtuosity

Dangerous Theater: Tanghalang Pilipino dares audience with 'Aurelio Sedisyoso'

Sep 16, 2017 - 10:30 PM

Tanghalang Pilipino presents 'Aurelio Sedisyoso,' a rock zarzuela on the life Katipunan playwright Aurelio Tolentino

BARON GEISLER. In his stage debut, Baron Geisler plays the villain, Tikbalang. Photo by David Fabros

Becoming Mabini: Delphine Buencamino on theater and playing a hero

Jul 16, 2015 - 11:34 AM

Delphine Buencamino talks to Rappler about acting Philippine theater and what it’s like to play a male national hero

MABINING MANDIRIGMA. An original steampunk musical about the life of the Apolinario Mabini. Photo from the Tanghalang Pilipino Facebook page, by Jojit Lorenzo

A day of revolution in Philippine theater

Jun 12, 2015 - 9:35 PM

The group staged the show to emphasize the relevance of theater and to revere Mabini and his important role in the Philippine Revolution that has freed us from the fetters of the colonizers

'Bekikang': A new Wenn Deramas star is born

Oct 14, 2013 - 2:56 PM

Box office director taps acting range of Cinemalaya winning actor Joey Paras in new comedy

'HATAK SA MASA.' Wenn Deramas (left) and Joey Paras. Photo from the Facebook of 'Bekikang'

Joey Paras' journey from theater to screen

Sep 16, 2013 - 3:36 PM

Notes on the award winning actor and his increasing body of film work

'I CAN'T BELIEVE IT.' Joey is happy with the work. Photo: Star Cinema and Viva Films

The Weekly List: Events you don't want to miss (Aug 24-31)

Aug 24, 2013 - 11:42 AM

Looking for something to do this weekend and the coming week? Here s a list to help you plan ahead

Legends never die: 'Ibalong'

Mar 26, 2013 - 11:02 AM

It s CCP run may have ended but Tanghalang Pilipino s Bicolano epic is set to tour the land of its origins

YOUNG ORYOL. Trixie Esteban in Tanghalang Pilipino's 'Ibalong.' Photo by Jojit Lorenzo from the Tanghalang Pilipino Facebook page

PHOTOS: Tanghalang Pilipino's 'Ibalong'

Jan 29, 2013 - 2:19 PM

Philippine theater group Tanghalang Pilipino opens their season with the Bicolano epic

SPOTLIGHT ON THE EPIC. Remus Villanueva (second from left) is Handyong and Jenine Desiderio (3rd from left) is Oyrol in 'Ibalong.' All photos by Erickson dela Cruz

A la verde: Mario O’Hara’s 'Stageshow'

Oct 22, 2012 - 2:53 PM

Tanghalang Pilipino’s 3rd offering for the 2012 theater season makes sure that the legacy of forgotten theater artists would live on

REAL-LIFE HUSBAND AND wife Nonie Buencamino and Shamaine Centenera-Buencamino played the leads. Photos courtesy of Jessel Duque

Walang Kukurap: Build your own dynasty

Sep 26, 2012 - 3:13 AM

Do it in 5 easy steps according to the play by Layeta Bucoy

SUZETTE RANILLO PLAYS CRISTINA Medina in 'Walang Kukurap,' a widow who aims to continue the political dynasty left behind by her husband. Image courtesy of Tanghalang Pilipino

Walang Kukurap: Unsettling reality

Sep 20, 2012 - 1:23 AM

Playwright Layeta Bucoy pens a story that will awaken Filipinos in time for next year s elections