Know the latest news, events and other happenings in Philippine art and culture scene! Here you can find updates on Filipino art exhibits, film festivals, cultural summit, Philippine art contests and other events. Announcements of forthcoming events may be sent to philippineartscene@yahoo.com. This site is dedicated for Filipino artists, art aficionados and the public at large in the Philippines and other parts of the world!

Philippine Art Scene | Privacy Policy

Subscribe To Posts

Enter your email address:

Delivered by FeedBurner

Archive

Followers

Labels

aap aba lluch dalena abraham sakili acpi adobo design competition agham theatre company agimat project ahimsa alab art space alab artistika alexandru tomescu alitaptap alliance française de manille alliance française gallery amado v. hernandez resource center amador barquilla ani ng sining animahenasyon animation council of the philippines anino shadowplay collective antonio leaño art 2 art art asia gallery art association of the philippines art center art contest art fair philippines art in the park art informal art republik art space art verite art workshop artasia arteesans artekultura artexchange gallery artists welfare foundation artists-run independent art space artistspace artpetron artspace aseum asian public intellectuals ateneo art awards ateneo art gallery ateneo de manila university ateneo national writers workshop atlantis productions auditions avenue q avhrc ayala foundation ayala museum backdoor ventures ballet manila ballet philippines ben cabrera bencab museum big sky mind blacksoup blacksoup project artspace blanc bliss cafe blue repertory blueline gallery bob aves bonifacio ilagan boston art gallery boston gallery britania art projects british council buklod sining canvas cap carlo gernale carlos rocha carol bello ccp ccp open house festival cecile licad center for arts cesare syjuco chinese spring film festival cine adarna cine europa cine haraya cine veritas cineadarna cinekalikasan cinekatipunan cinema cinco cinema one digital movie competition cinema one originals cinemabuhay cinemalaya cinemanila cinemanila international film festival cinemusika cinevita compound concerned artists of the philippines concert at the park conrado velasco conspiracy cris pablo crucible gallery cubao-x cultural center of the philippines curtain call play festival 2007 cynthia alexander daet world arts festival dakila dance forum dance philippines dancing wounded danny sillada david corpuz deform industry dekada cinemanila dennis rito dexter santos digicine digital viva dokyu don carlos palanca memorial awards for literature dulaang unibersidad ng pilipinas dulaang up dulambayan DWtopia eddie romero eiga sai elmer borlongan emmanuel garibay eureka performing arts far eastern university fdcp federation of philippine photographer's foundation felipe de leon jr. feminine force feminine force group ferdie montemayor feu filipinas heritage library filipino art filipino artist filipino film film development council of the philippines film festival film showing film workshop finale art file finale art gallery florencio concepcion fluid food and art gallerie freelance writers guild of the philippines french film festival galerieone galleria duemila gantimpala theater foundation gateway gawad ccp gawad plaridel gerardo de leon glorietta goethe institute manila green papaya art projects greenbelt grupong sinehan gsis museo ng sining guerrero theater ifc ifg igpaw iimahe nasyon independencia indie sine instituto cervantes integrated performing arts guild ipag irish patatas entertainment isa lorenzo ishmael bernal japan foundation manila jeff dizon jennifer padilla joaquin misa jon red jose estrella jose javier reyes jose santos III jose tence ruiz juan luna kaida art gallery kalakaran kaleldo katorse kiko sine kontra-agos resistence film festival kontra-gapi kubrador kule laro sa quiapo lav diaz layag league of corporate foundations likha-diwa likhanan lino brocka lira lopez memorial museum lopez museum lunduyan ng sining maarte artisan fair mag:net cafe mag:net katipunan mag:net paseo make believe theater productions malacañang palace malang manila bulletin manila mobile theater maningning miclat manoro mapua institute of technology mapua tekno teatro marc misa marilou diaz-abaya mark justiniani mel chionglo mendiola underground mental pornography meralco theater metro gallery metrobank foundation metropolis metropolitan museum of manila mo-space gallery mogwai mogwai cinematheque mogwai film festival moonrise film festival movement mowelfund museo ng sining museo pambata museo pambata foundation museum foundation of the philippines museum of the filipino people museum volunteers of the philippines music museum music theater international mvp my little art place napoleno abueva napoleon abueva national art gallery national artist national artist awards national arts month national commission for culture and the arts national cultural treasures national film competition national heritage month national historical institute national library national museum ncaa ncca neo-angono artists collective neo-angono public art festival new media arts manila new voice company new zealand film festival 2007 nhi nicanor tiongson nick de ocampo nico puertollano nineveh artspace nova gallery orchestra of the filipino youth order of national artists ortigas foundation library owg p pablo x gallery paea pandayang lino brocka pap paradise pasinaya pasinaya 2009 pasinaya 2010 pasinaya 2012 pasinaya 2014 pecha kucha pelipula penguin gallery peta philamlife philamlife theater philipine painting philippine art philippine art contest philippine art educations association philippine art seminar philippine arts festival hongkong philippine association of prinmakers philippine cinema philippine collegian philippine commission on women philippine concert philippine convention philippine culture philippine dance philippine educational theater association philippine exhibit philippine fashion philippine festival philippine forum philippine gallery philippine high school for the arts philippine history philippine international arts festival philippine literature philippine museum philippine music philippine opera center for the performing arts philippine opera company philippine painting philippine philharmonic orchestra philippine scuplture philippine theater philippine theatre philippines philipppine conference philstage photography phsa pinto art gallery pitik-mulat pixel art plet bolipata plm pocpa podium privacy policy prose gallery proudly maarte 2014 pup quezon city independent film festival ramon bautista raphael gregorio raya martin raymond red renaissance art gallery repertory globe theater repertory philippines rezureccion art project ricco renzo art gallery ricco-renzo galleries rico maria ilarde robinsons galleria rome and juliet romeo candido ronac art center ross capili rotterdam film festival ruel bimuyag sabaw salaysayan salvador alonday sambalikhaan sampay likha san agustin museum santiguár scriptwriting workshop secret fresh gallery sergey kuznetsov shangri-la signature sigwada art galler silangan foundation siliman university silverlens gallery sinagbayan sine barangay sinehan indie sinekalye sinelab sinemaleta sinemusikalye sining bugkos sininggang sm megamall southern tagalog exposure surfacing surviving beijing tanghalang ateneo tanghalang pilipino tanghalang sta. ana teddy co the alcove photo gallery the drawing room the garage the jewellery the manila futurists trauma interrupted tribal cafe trumpets tudla tudla productions tupada tutok tutok karapatan tutok kargado twilight dancers ugatlahi united architects of the philippines university of the east university of the philippines up centennial gawad likhaan up cinema up diliman up dulaang laboratoryo up film institut up film institute up likhaan up orchestra up playwright theater up press up theater council upfi uplb uplb thespian circle uptc ust ust museum vargas museum verve gallery vicente manansala virgilio almario water dragon gallery wawi navarroza wcopa websining 2007 west gallery whitebox gallery will fredo wppp ycc yellow door gallery young artists studio young critics circle ysobel art gallery yuchengco museum

Search For Philippine Art Events

Google
 

SPONSOR

Popular Posts

Sunday, February 05, 2012

Shakespeare Happenings at PETA for the Month of February

SHAKESPEARE IN LOVE
PETA's Shakespeare offerings for the love month of Feb

MANILA, Philippines - William Shakespeare has written a hundred sonnets and plays about the irony, tragedy, and splendor of love. He wrote about love from all angles, encompassing all ages, status and cultures. He has looked at love from a perspective of a desperate lover, an aging father or a loyal servant. This love month of February, Philippine Educational Theater Association (PETA) has three Shakespeare offerings for all love moods and persuasions.



The lovesick

This concert is a celebration of love in all its forms - old and new, unrequited or unconditional. "Thee Na Natuto: A Sonnets Concert for the Lovesick" is a musical experience that transforms Shakespeare's sonnets into Filipino songs featuring 12 Filipino poets translating the verses (National Artist for Literature Bienvenido Lumbera, Pete Lacaba, Joi Barrios, Luna Sicat-Cleto and many more), as well as several artist-musicians (with the likes of Noel Cabangon, Vince de Jesus and DJ Myke) composing and performing the tunes. The sonnets concert will happen on the nights of February 22, 29 and March 7, 2012 at the PETA Theater Center Studios.

Love and madness

PETA's contemporary adaptation of William Shakespeare's evocative masterpiece, King Lear is now on its second weekend. National Artist for Literature, Bienvenido Lumbera translates the text into prose while retaining the rhythm, texture and elegant brutality of Shakespeare's tragedy. Acclaimed theater director, Nonon Padilla then turns the epic classic into a modern-dress contemporary family drama, while World Stage Design awardee Gino Gonzales establishes the dark aesthetic, settings and styles of the play.

"Haring Lear" features a traditional Shakespeare all-male cast helmed by theater stalwart Teroy Guzman who plays the role of the aging monarch, Haring Lear. The play runs every Friday (7:00PM) Saturday and Sunday (10:00AM/3:00PM) from January 27-March 4 at The PETA Theater Center. 'Haring Lear' is produced by PETA in partnership with British Council and National Commission for Culture and the Arts.


The love fool

Have children enjoy and fall in love with Shakespeare. UK theatre artist Tim Crouch re-imagines Twelfth Night through the eyes of Shakespeare's most pent-up steward. "I, Malvolio" is a wild, hilarious and unsettling rant from a man adrift in front of a cruel audience, a man notoriously abused.

In this story of bullying and practical jokes, Malvolio enters the madness of Shakespeare's comedy and makes it his own. A story of lost dignity, prudery, practical jokes and bullying, this one-man act of storytelling alchemy draws us deep into the madness of Shakespeare's classic comedy.

Tim Crouch's latest play, "I, Malvolio" premiered at the Brighton Festival last May 2010, and will be in Manila by the second week of Feb. "I, Malvolio" is a project of PETA and British Council.

Whether you are young lovers like Romeo and Juliet, or someone suffering unrequited love like Helena and Demetrius in A Midsummer Night's Dream or a love fool like Malvolio, there's something for you at PETA this February. For tickets, contact 725-6244, 410-0821 to 22, 0917-5765400, petatheater@gmail.com or www.petatheater.com.

No comments:

Link With Us!

Support Philippine Art | Philippine Art Scene! If you wish to link back to this site, place this small text link: [ Philippine Art Scene] in your Blog's "Links area" or "Blogroll" by highlighting, right-clicking, copying the code below, and pasting it into your Blog's html template.

Welcome to Philippine Art Scene!

To view the latest Philippine art news and events, simply click on the labels and buttons below and in the sidebar.

Philippine Art Categories
Philippine Art
Philippine Art Contests
Philippine Cinema
Philippine Dance
Philippine Exhibit
Philippine Gallery
Philippine Literature
Philippine Fashion
Philippine Museum
Philippine Music
Philippine Painting
Philippine Photography
Philippine Theater
Filipino Artist

Philippine Art Spaces: Galleries & Museums
















Philippine Art Institutions


























More Philippine art categories will be added soon....

All Rights Reserved By:Philippine Art Scene.