This weekend’s performances (October 2-4, 2009, 10 a.m. and 3 p.m.) of “Ismail at Isabel, Ang Paghahanap ng mga Bagong Kuwentong Bayan” are postponed until further notice.
The voter’s education play, Vince A. De Jesus’ “Si Juan Tamad, Ang Diyablo at Ang Limang Milyong Boto,” scheduled to open on October 6-8, 13-15, is also postponed to October 13-15 and 24-25 (2:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.).
PETA joins civil society in mounting relief work for those affected by the calamity. PETA is accepting donations to be given out to affected citizens including poor communities near the Theater Center. For more information, contact PETA Marketing at 4100821, 7256244 or 0917-8044428, or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
2. Tanghalang Pilipino's “A Streetcar Named Desire/Flores Para Los Muertos”, slated to open this weekend, October 2, has been moved to next weekend, October 9.
The English version will open Friday, October 9, at the CCP Tanghalang Aurelio Tolentino and will run until October 11. This will be followed by the Filipino translation of the play, from October 16 to 25. The play will have evening performances (8 p.m.) every Friday and Saturday, and matinees (3 p.m.) on Saturday and Sunday. Special performances are available upon reservation. For inquiries, call 8323661, Ticketworld 8919999 or the CCP Box Office 8323704.
3. The “Lisa@25” anniversary shows have been moved from October 2, 3, and 4 to October 9, 10, and 11. It will still be at the Aliw Theater in Pasay City. Proceeds will be given to Ondoy victims through DZRH Operation Tulong.
Also, Ballet Manila's “Don Quixote” is postponed to Thursday, October 15, 7:30 p.m.; Saturday, Oct. 17, 7:30 p.m; and Sunday, October 18, 3 p.m. For inquiries, call 8919999.