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STUDIO 7: GMA launches newest musical-variety show

BEGINNING October 14, prepare for a new entertainment experience for the whole family as the brightest Kapuso stars unite in GMA’s latest and most exciting musical-variety program dubbed as Studio 7. Every Sunday night holds a special surprise for Kapuso viewers as it gives them a chance to hang out with an ever-changing mix of […] The post STUDIO 7: GMA launches newest musical-variety show appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource: thedailyguardian thedailyguardianOct 11th, 2018

Carmina Villaroel and twins Mavy and Cassy Legaspi bring happier weekends in GMA’s SARAP, ‘DI BA?

Prepare for fun-filled Saturday mornings with the whole family as GMA Network brings to Filipino homes its newest talk-variety show, Sarap, ‘Di Ba?, beginning October 20 after Maynila. This program is hosted by no less than celebrity mom, actress and TV host Carmina Villarroel together with her talented twins Mavy and Cassy Legaspi. Carmina, who […] The post Carmina Villaroel and twins Mavy and Cassy Legaspi bring happier weekends in GMA’s SARAP, ‘DI BA? appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsOct 19th, 2018

2nd season of OPM singing show to focus on idea of ‘homecoming’

A YEAR after its successful season, Coca-Cola Philippines comes back with the second season of Coke Studio — the musical program which makes Filipino music artists collaborate to further the Original Pilipino Music (OPM) genre. The post 2nd season of OPM singing show to focus on idea of ‘homecoming’ appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: newsSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsSep 3rd, 2018

Toronto’s Mabuhay PH Festival, Aug. 25-26

TORONTO -- The Philippine Independence Day Council's (PIDC) popular community event, the (2018) Mabuhay Philippines Festival will be held on August 25 an d 26, Saturday and Sunday), 11 a.m. at Nathan Phillips Square, Toronto City Hall.   The event's 20th anniversary features Philippine tapestry, fashion shows, a street parade, musical and variety show, TFC Kapamilya artists, Santacruzan, food and vendor booths.   Full details of the various PIDC Festival events and components including specific dates, times, venues, and other particulars will become available and released soon via community newspapers. In the meantime, mark and save the dates, August 25 and 2...Keep on reading: Toronto’s Mabuhay PH Festival, Aug. 25-26.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsAug 17th, 2018

The hilarious reaction of Pokwang’s baby upon meeting Vice Ganda

The youngest daughter of Kapamilya actress Pokwang made funny reactions when she first met Vice Ganda last Thursday. Pokwang reportedly took Francine Malia O’Brian or Baby Malia to the studio to meet her “aunties” Vice Ganda and Anne Curtis, both hosts of noontime variety hit “Showtime.” Pokwang’s Instagram photos show, however, than when Vice Ganda […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  interaksyonRelated NewsAug 10th, 2018

Sleuthing with Sehun

SEOUL---"I don't think I'm the best detective," Sehun confessed. The K-pop idol talked about his role as a dancing detective who solves (gasp) murder cases in Netflix's first Korean variety show, "Busted." And instead of playing sleuth with the EXO squad, Sehun worked with a motley crew of A-listers who are not exactly Sherlock Holmes either. Yoo Jae-suk (dubbed the National MC), Ahn Jae-wook (an entertainment expert whose resum includes TV dramas and musicals), Kim Jong-min (lead of coed group Koyote), Lee Kwang-soo (our favorite funnyman), Park Min-young (K-drama royalty) and Kim Se-jeong (from girl group Gugudan) were his newest costars in this crazy mystery-reality-variety ...Keep on reading: Sleuthing with Sehun.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMay 4th, 2018

‘Beetlejuice’ musical goes for pre-Broadway DC run

A musical based on the Tim Burton movie "Beetlejuice" has revealed it will open in Washington DC this October before making its way to Broadway. Directed by Alex Timbers ("Peter and the Starcatcher"), the musical --- like the 1988 movie of the same name--- focuses on Lydia Deetz, an unusual, death-obsessed teenager whose house is haunted by a recently deceased couple, and a demented demon famously played by Michael Keaton on screen. The show's creative team hails from a variety of top shows, with scenic design by two-time Tony Award nominee David Korins ("Hamilton"), costume design by six-time Tony Award winner William Ivey Long ("The Producers"), and a book by Scott Brown and ...Keep on reading: ‘Beetlejuice’ musical goes for pre-Broadway DC run.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMar 29th, 2018

Kim Chui trends anew with ASAP performance mishap

Actress-host Kim Chui made rounds on the internet again after a netizen posted a video clip showing her mishap during her dance performance on the musical variety show ASAP. PostedThe post Kim Chui trends anew with ASAP performance mishap appeared first on DZRH News......»»

Category: newsSource:  dzrhnewsRelated NewsFeb 23rd, 2018

Incubus set to rock PH fans anew

  Incubus, the multiplatinum-selling 1990s American rock group behind such hits as "Wish You Were Here," "Megalomaniac" and "Drive," will hold a post-Valentine's Day show on Feb. 17, 2018, according to local promoter Ovation Productions. Led by singer Brandon Boyd, the band---currently on its first headlining tour since 2015---has already performed in Manila in 2015, 2011, 2008 and 2004 (Call 9115555). Incubus is promoting its eighth and latest studio album, "8," which contains the songs "Nimble Bastard" and "Glitterbomb," and marks yet another shift in the band's musical perspective---but without losing its spirit. "As a band, we're collectively interested in challe...Keep on reading: Incubus set to rock PH fans anew.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsDec 2nd, 2017

Beyoncé on board for ‘The Lion King’ remake

Pop star Beyonc will enter the Circle of Life as she joins the cast of the "The Lion King" live-action remake. Disney announced on Twitter the complete cast for the star-studded movie. She will take on the role of Nala, the love interest of the main character Simba, who will be played by Donald Glover. Variety first reported that the singer scored the deal earlier this year as she was director Jon Favreau's top choice for the role. It was also reported that he and the studio will do whatever it takes to accommodate her busy schedule. James Earl Jones returns as Mufasa, as he originally voiced back in 1994. Also on board is British comedian and talk show host John Oliver, who...Keep on reading: Beyoncé on board for ‘The Lion King’ remake.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 2nd, 2017

Cherie Gil Represents the Philippines at This Entertainment Trade Show

MIPCOM, "the world's market for entertainment content across all platforms," has started in Cannes and the Philippines is represented. On the first day of the event, Cherie Gil and John Arcilla had an interview with Variety to talk about the anime Barangay 143. A post shared by Ms Cherie Gil (@macherieamour) on Oct 15, 2017 at 11:39am PDT The anime is based on a mobile game called Barangay Basketball. The show will revolve around Bren Park, a basketball player who comes back to the Philippines after a tragedy in his family. He then tries to refocus on himself and find his passion for basketball again. According to Scout, game development and animation studio Syner...Keep on reading: Cherie Gil Represents the Philippines at This Entertainment Trade Show.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsOct 16th, 2017

Regine Velasquez explains why she doesn't want to do another musical variety show on TV

Regine Velasquez explains why she doesn't want to do another musical variety show on TV.....»»

Category: entertainmentSource:  pepRelated NewsFeb 17th, 2017

‘Sunday PinaSaya’ promises more fun

Ever since breaking the Sunday noontime habit, Sunday PinaSaya has become unstoppable in redefining the typical variety show with its comedy-musical format. It proved its success, winning PEP List Year 3’s Comedy Show of the Year award and along wit.....»»

Category: entertainmentSource:  thestandardRelated NewsSep 3rd, 2016

A reunion of SOP hosts, main performers on a rival channel

Veteran soul singer Jaya welcomed the reunion of her fellow singers and hosts of now-defunct variety show “SOP” following Regine Velasquez’s transfer to ABS-CBN. Jaya shared on Facebook a collage showing her, Ogie Alcasid, Janno Gibbs, Lani Misalucha and Velasquez at the time they signed their contracts with the network, thus making them “certified Kapamilya.” […] The post A reunion of SOP hosts, main performers on a rival channel appeared first on Interaksyon......»»

Category: newsSource:  interaksyonRelated News9 hr. 36 min. ago

The deeper issues of Vice Ganda’s jokes about detained Sen. Leila de Lima

“It’s Showtime” host Vice Ganda drew the ire of some social media users after the former made jokes about Senator Leila de Lima in the “Miss Q&A” segment of the longtime running noontime variety show. In an episode aired on October 20, Saturday, program co-host Jugs Jugueta appeared in the segment wearing a short wig […] The post The deeper issues of Vice Ganda’s jokes about detained Sen. Leila de Lima appeared first on Interaksyon......»»

Category: newsSource:  interaksyonRelated News9 hr. 36 min. ago

PH concert finds musical bliss from Sam Smith’s romantic woes

  Heartache and anguish; loneliness and longing; ruminations over love lost---these are some of the things Sam Smith had written about in the past and delved into for his second album, "The Thrill of It All." By the British crooner's own admission, his music, at times, can get "a little bit depressing."   Earlier this month, Sam brought his ongoing world tour of the same title to SM Mall of Asia Arena. And while the night's set did hew closely to such themes, never for a minute did the show feel bleak or overwrought.   Onstage, he delivered his songs---not as someone still inhabiting a space of sadness and self-pity---but as someone who can now look back...Keep on reading: PH concert finds musical bliss from Sam Smith’s romantic woes.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsOct 20th, 2018

ABBA music is ‘complex, ahead of its time’

Mamma Mia!," the successful, long-running jukebox musical built on the discography of Swedish pop superstar quartet ABBA, is on its final weekend at The Theatre at Solaire. This is the second time the show has been staged in Manila. The maiden production in 2012 was held at the Cultural Center of the Philippines. It will celebrate its milestone 20th anniversary in 2019. With about 60 million worldwide audiences as of early this year, productions mounted in 16 languages and international performances in cruise ships that tour the Caribbean, "Mamma Mia!" continues to tease the senses with, for instance, the spandex-clad numbers, the "hot" Greek island setting, and the wonderfu...Keep on reading: ABBA music is ‘complex, ahead of its time’.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsOct 19th, 2018

POP LIFE TV now offers premium shows for foodies

Christmas comes early this October as POP LIFE TV launches its operations in the Philippines. POP LIFE TV is a new digital channel which offers life-poppin' premium shows to its audience on television. Want some previews of what you can watch in their channel? We rounded up three interesting shows currently in their line-up, so prepare your eyes (and stomach) as they all share a common denominator: food! A is for Apple Banana+bacon, anyone? Who would have thought that mixing and matching of ingredients can be this fun and adventurous? "A is for Apple" is a fun, fresh take on a food challenge show genre. In each episode, one of the three hip, young chefs randomly picks a l...Keep on reading: POP LIFE TV now offers premium shows for foodies.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsOct 18th, 2018

Shopee launches newest in-app game, Shopee Slice

Shopee launches newest in-app game, Shopee Slice.....»»

Category: techSource:  thestandardRelated NewsOct 12th, 2018

‘Phantom of the Opera’ returns to Manila in 2019

The international touring production of "Phantom of the Opera," the longest running musical play on Broadway, will make its Philippine comeback starting Feb. 20, 2019 at The Theatre at Solaire. Tickets will go on public sale starting today, Oct. 8, on ticketworld.com.ph. The Andrew Lloyd Webber blockbuster has won over 70 major theater awards, including seven Tony's on Broadway and four Olivier Awards on West End. It became the longest running show in Broadway history on Jan. 9, 2006, when it celebrated its 7,486th performance, surpassing the previous record holder, "Cats." On Jan. 1, 2018, it celebrated its 13,000th performance and later that month, on Jan. 24, the Broad...Keep on reading: ‘Phantom of the Opera’ returns to Manila in 2019.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsOct 7th, 2018

Jung Joon-young likes his ‘kare-kare’

One of Jung Joon-young's dreams came true last week. The maknae (youngest) of the variety show "2 Days & 1 Night" revealed that it has always been his dream to have a concert in the country.   "My dream is to be a singer. I feel like that it is a dream come true. My dream is to have a concert or fan meeting in Manila. I've been to Europe and other parts of Asia, but this is my first time to tour here," he said on Sept. 22 during the "Fiance" fan meet organized by VIU at ABS-CBN Vertis Tent.   The South Korean singer used to move from country to country including the Philippines because of his father's business. What he missed the most of his stay here is the...Keep on reading: Jung Joon-young likes his ‘kare-kare’.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsOct 6th, 2018