Caught in the middle of Halloween and Christmas, November is the limbo month. Luckily, it doesn’t have to be boring or unexciting, all thanks to these happenings you’ll surely enjoy. Scroll down and mark your calendars!
Pepero Day 11-11
Celebrate Pepero Day and take part in all the fun activities prepared just for you!
When: November 11
Where: Globe Iconic Store, Bonifacio Global City
FUN HOME Broadway Musical
Winning five Tony Awards including Best Musical, FUN HOME is a refreshingly honest, wholly original musical about seeing your parents through grown-up eyes. Lea Salonga stars in this musical based on Alison Bechdel’s best-selling graphic memoir. FUN HOME features music by Jeanine Tesori and book and lyrics by Lisa Kron.
When: November 10-27, 8PM on weekdays, 3PM & 8PM on weekends
Where: Carlos P. Romulo Auditorium, 4th Floor, RCBC Plaza, Ayala Ave., cor. Gil Puyat Ave. Makati City
Ticket Prices: P4180 Orchestra Center; P3657.50 Orchestra Center / Left; P3135 Loge Center / Sides; P1567.50 Balcony
Shopback 11/11 Online Sale
Start your holiday shopping as early as now and get up to 31% cashback from your favorite online retailers including ZALORA, Lazadam Althea, ASOS, AliExpress, eBay and even on Agoda, Booking.com, Expedia and Hotels.com.
When: November 11
Polaris: The North Star Bazaar
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See various stalls offering the trendiest, quirkiest, and affordable items you’ll surely love. Plus, enjoy performances led by Ateneo students!
When: November 11-13, 10AM-10PM
Where: UP Town Center Ampitheater
I Got Stung
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Inspired by the music of Sting, Piolo Pascual, Sam Milby, Daryl Ong, and Xian Lim, together with Steps Dance Project and Alvin Ailey American Dance Theatre performers, they are going to bring fun and energy as they kick off Ayala Malls' series of holiday festivities.
When & Where: Daryl Ong at Glorietta (Nov 11), Piolo Pascual at Alabang Town Center (Nov 13) and Market! Market! (Dec 2), Xian Lim at Harbor Point (Nov 25), and Sam Milby at TriNoma (Nov 27)
Science Circus: Steph Right Up!
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Gather the kids and your whole family! Engage in this interactive science circus that will deceive your senses and boggle your mind, brought to you by The Mind Museum.
When: November 11-December 30
Where: The Mind Museum, BGC.
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British pop-rock band The Vamps is back in Manila for a solo show, following their last gig in the city headlining the 3LOGY concert with Before You Exit and The Tide.
When: November 12
Where: Kia Theater, Cubao, Quezon City
Ticket Prices: P3500 (VIP); P1500 (Patron)
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Celebrating veganism in the Philippines, Vegans of Manila organized an event that will spread awareness and empower the plant-based lifestyle in the country
When: November 12, 13, 19, 20
Where: Eastwood Central Plaza (Nov. 12-13); Lucky Chinatown Mall (Nov. 19-20)
Miss Saigon Philippine Screening
The legendary Broadway musical will hit the big screen for its 25th Anniversary. Lea Salonga played the lead character Kim back in 1989 and Rachelle Ann Go took on the role of Gigi Van Tranh in 2014.
When: November 12-13
Where: SM Malls
Cinema One Originals: #AnongTinginMo
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On its 12th year, Cinema One Originals brings you 10 full-length films and three full-length documentaries for its annual film festival.
When: November 14-22
Where: Ayala Mall Cinemas, Glorietta, TriNoma, Theatre Mall Greenhills, Gateway Cineplex, Cinematheque Centre Manila
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Shop with your MasterCard and get a chance to win one of five P100, 000 shopping spree plus more exciting rewards like an overnight stay in Seda Hotel, free admissions to The Mind Museum and complimentary passes to the Bonifacio High Street Cinemas.
When: November 15-January 31, 2017
Where: Bonifacio High Street
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Celebrating Philippine Ballet Theatre’s 30th anniversary, they will stage The Nutcracker that follows a charming tale of a little girl’s journey into a fantasy world of fairies, princess, and toy soldiers.
When: November 18, 8PM; November 19, 3PM and 8PM; November 20, 2PM and 7PM
Where: Tanghalang Nicanor Abelardo (CCP Main Theater)
The Paper Cafe: Exhibition of Art Installations and Photographs
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Holding its first solo exhibit in the Philippines, Paper and Peace showcases art installations made out of paper that exude a romantic atmosphere perfect for the holiday season.
When: November 26, 2016- January 13, 2017
Where: Local Edition Cafe, Mayfair Mansion, 116 Perea, Legaspi Village, Makati, 1229 Metro Manila