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

Tragic accident on Willie Revillame show revives crowd control issue

Calls for Willie Revillame and his team to take crowd management seriously surfaced after his program witnessed an injury and death during a studio taping. Variety show “Wowowin” was taping on the afternoon of January 22, 2019 when two female audience members got involved in an incident while the program was taping its opening act. […] The post Tragic accident on Willie Revillame show revives crowd control issue appeared first on Interaksyon......»»

Category: newsSource:  interaksyonRelated NewsJan 24th, 2019

1 killed, 1 hurt in ‘Wowowin’ studio taping accident

MANILA, Philippines --- A member of the audience was killed in an accident during the taping of GMA 7's variety game show "Wowowin." A joint statement from GMA Network and WBR Entertainment said a member of the audience was injured while another lost her life at 5:25 p.m on Tuesday. "During the Wowowin taping on Tuesday, 22 January 2019 on or about 5:25 in the afternoon, an unfortunate accident transpired during the opening number of the show. One member from the studio audience was injured, while another lost her life," the statement read. The statement said Milagros Espiritu was hurt while Estrella Bongot died in the incident. According to Security Marshal Roel Batang, the ...Keep on reading: 1 killed, 1 hurt in ‘Wowowin’ studio taping accident.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJan 23rd, 2019

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

Pyro festival moves to SM Clark

In support of the ongoing rehabilitation of Manila Bay, SM Supermalls group has moved the world’s biggest pyro-musical show to SM City Clark in Angeles City, Pampanga for its 10th year. The Philippine International Pyro-musical Competition (PIPC) is an annual pyrotechnics show where 10 countries battle with breath-taking fireworks performances amid symphonic accompaniment. Among the […].....»»

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Ressa confronts Panelo in radio show over her cases

Rappler chief executive officer Maria Ressa told presidential spokesperson Salvador Panelo in a radio program exchange that the six times she posted bail in a span of just two months were "not regular." Ressa and Panelo were guests in "Omaga Diaz Report," a program anchored Henry Omaga Diaz over AM radio station DZMM on Saturday afternoon. With Panelo talking through a phone patch and Ressa in the studio, the two guests discussed Ressa's arrest and overnight detention at the headquarter of the National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) over cyberlibel charges. READ:Maria Ressa spends night at NBI "The big picture is I posted bail six times in two months and that is not regula...Keep on reading: Ressa confronts Panelo in radio show over her cases.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsFeb 16th, 2019

CBS’ ‘Big Bang Theory’ has season high as end nears

NEW YORK, United States --- As the time approaches to say goodbye to Sheldon, Amy, Leonard, Penny and the gang, the CBS comedy "The Big Bang Theory" hit a season high in popularity last week. The 14.2 million viewers who tuned in to Thursday's episode will surely be topped, since television's most popular comedy calls it quits after 12 seasons this spring. Not everyone gets to go out on top, and the cast and crew of "The Big Bang Theory" gathered last week for a celebratory ceremony. The Burbank, California, studio on the Warner Bros. lot where the show is filmed was dedicated to the comedy. While there for a champagne toast, creator Chuck Lorre credited the crew for never "mai...Keep on reading: CBS’ ‘Big Bang Theory’ has season high as end nears.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsFeb 13th, 2019

‘Wicked’ movie musical to fly into theaters Christmas 2021

LOS ANGELES --- The winds have changed again for the long-awaited movie version of the hit musical "Wicked". Universal Pictures says Friday that the film will land in theaters on Dec. 22, 2021. It had originally been on the schedule for this December. Stephen Daldry is still set to direct the film, with Marc Platt producing. Based on a 1995 book by Gregory Maguire, "Wicked" is a reimagining of "The Wizard of Oz" told from the perspective of the witches. Winnie Holzman and Oscar-winning composer and lyricist Stephen Schwartz are reteaming for the screenplay adaption. Platt, Holzman and Schwartz all worked on the Broadway show which debuted in 2003. The original Broadway pr...Keep on reading: ‘Wicked’ movie musical to fly into theaters Christmas 2021.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsFeb 9th, 2019

‘The Love Edition’ goes onstage on Valentine’s Day in San Francisco

  SAN FRANCISCO --- It's a Valentine's Day date with Filipino American theater group Bindlestiff Studio as it begins its 2019 installment of "The Love Edition."   The show features new short plays "about love, heartache, and the weirdness in-between."   This year's theme is "Falling Hard," with four of the six plays written by Filipino-American playwrights. Stories Lina gets bitter life and love lessons from boba in Marissa Martinez's "Boba Shop Solace,"directed by Aura San Miguel.   In Abigail Paares' "All and Then Most, Some and Now None," the site is a funeral home. The people are Anna and Jake, who used to love each other. Th...Keep on reading: ‘The Love Edition’ goes onstage on Valentine’s Day in San Francisco.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsFeb 7th, 2019

Meet HK cinema’s newest leading lady—and she’s Filipino

  We couldn't be happier to catch up with Hong Kong-based Filipino actress Crisel Consunji when she came home for a couple of days last month. Last time we crossed paths with her, we handpicked Crisel to play the teenage Little Red Riding Hood in "Into the Woods," the Stephen Sondheim musical that we directed for New Voice in 2007.   We expected more exciting projects from the lovely actress after "Into the Woods." But barely a year after the musical wrapped up its run at Music Museum, Crisel decided to pursue other opportunities at the former British Crown Colony---first, as a performer in Hong Kong Disneyland, then as an educator at Baumhaus, the preschool she...Keep on reading: Meet HK cinema’s newest leading lady—and she’s Filipino.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsFeb 5th, 2019