Monthly Archives: September 2013


Dust off your leather jackets, pull on your bobby-socks, throw your mittens around your kittens and hand-jive the night away with the show that’ll make you want to stand up and shout, ‘A-wop-bop-a-loo-bop A-wop-bam-boom!’

Directed by Robbie Guevara
Book, Music and Lyrics by Jim Jacobs and Warren Casey
Film Songs by arrangement with Robert Stigwood 

Presenting the CAST of GREASE!!! 

Carlos Canlas (as JOHNNY CASINO)
Carmelle Ros (as CHA-CHA DIGREGORIO)
James Stacey (as VINCE FONTAINE)
Angela Padilla (as MISS LYNCH)
Harold Cruz (as EUGENE FLORCZYL)
Sab Jose (as PATTY SIMCOX)
Sarah Facuri (as JAN)
Mark Tayag (as SONNY LATIERRI)
Peachy Atilano (as FRENCHIE)
Vince Lim (as DOODY)
Carla Dunareanu (as MARTY)
Reb Atadero (as ROGER)
Jennifer Blair-Bianco (as BETTY RIZZO)

Rafa Siguion-Reyna (as KENICKIE)

Iya Villania (as BETTY RIZZO)

Frencheska Farr (as SANDY DUMBROWSKI)

Matchbox Twenty live in Manila


Matchbox Twenty Live in Manila! is another first in the Philippine entertainment history as presented by MMI. Band members Rob Thomas, Paul Doucette, Kyle Cook and Brian Yale (photo) are known for their chart-topping hits such as Beat,  Unwell and If You’re Gone. Part of their tour repertoire are songsPut Your Hands Up and She’s So Mean from North Album.

Tickets are now available at SM Ticket outlets or visit Ticket prices are P8,450 (VIP); P6,870 (Patron); P5,280 (Lower Box); P3,700 (Upper Box); and P1,060 (General Admission).

Shane Filan in Manila


Westlife former lead vocalist Shane Filan is in Manila for a series of shows at SM Malls on Sept. 28, 6 p.m. at The Block of SM City North Edsa and Sept. 29, 4 p.m. at The Podium to promote his brand-new EP titled Everything To Me exclusively distributed by MCA Music (Universal Music Philippines). Continue reading

Dingdong Dantes renews his exclusive contract with GMA Network


Kapuso Primetime King Dingdong Dantes remains a full-fledged Kapuso as he inked an exclusive five-year contract with GMA Network, Inc. The contract signing was held today at the Manila Polo Club and attended by the top officers of the Network. Continue reading



E!, the global destination for the pop of culture, threw a party to celebrate the Asia premiere of E! News Asia Special: Anne Curtis on September 29 at 7.30pm, a full-blown biographical feature on the Philippines’ National Sweetheart. Held at clubbing hotspot The HyvE, the E! party provided guests with a sneak peek of Anne’s special on E!. Continue reading

Shake Up the Airwaves with THE BEATLES


Ten years ago on September 16th, 2003, four young men from Las Vegas left America for the first time to play their first ever London show, appearing fourth on the bill at Camden’s Dublin Castle. It was the first time they had played a gig outside of North America.

Fast forward to 2013, that band – The Killers – has gone on to sell over 20 million albums worldwide, headlined festivals across the globe, performed at The White House, and picked up myriad awards. Each of The Killers’ four studio albums has yielded some of the most amazing songs of the last decade, and, this summer, amidst various festival headlining shows all over the world, they reached a summit very few artists have ever managed:  headlining Wembley Stadium to an ecstatic capacity crowd of 70,000. These shows – from their masterful showing headlining this year’s Lollapalooza to their crowning achievement commanding the stage at Wembley – reaffirmed what millions everywhere already know:  The Killers have released some of the finest, most memorable, most loved songs of the last ten years, and they’re still going strong. Continue reading