Spice up your life with this week's Preview Finder and check out all the exciting events you can attend!
1. Philippine Readers and Writers Festival 2019
When: August 2-4, 2019
The ultimate festival for bookworms and writers alike is back on it's 6th year. At the upcoming Philippine Readers and Writers Festival 2019, immerse yourself in a variety of talks, workshops, and masterclasses in the genre of your choice, with veterans from the industry including Rody Vera, Allan Popa, and key leaders from publishing companies such as Summit Books and Anvil Publishing. Check out the full schedule below, from August 2 to 4, at Raffles Makati!
2. Cinemalaya 2019
When: August 2-11, 2019
Arguably the biggest film festival for independent Filipino films, Cinemalaya is back for its 15th season, gracing viewers with another round of gripping proudly Pinoy movies and shorts to look out for, including Lav Diaz's Ang Hupa, John Denver Trending, Children of the River, Belle Douleur, and Malaya. Running from August 2 to 11 at the Cultural Center of the Philippines, check out the full schedule and venues here!
3. Fast & Furious Presents: Hobbs and Shaw
When: July 31, 2019
A spin-off of the iconic Fast & Furious film franchise, Hobbs and Shaw stars Dwayne Johnson and Jason Statham who will both reprise their roles. The action flick follows the two past rivals who are forced to team up in order to take down a common cyber genetically enchanced enemy played by award-winning actor Idris Elba. Catch the film in theaters nationwide starting July 31, 2019.
4. Hello, Love, Goodbye
When: July 31, 2019
It's the surprise team-up everyone's been waiting for. Catch Alden Richards and Kathryn Bernardo together in the Hong Kong-based romantic drama Hello, Love, Goodbye, which will show in theaters beginning July 31, 2019.
5. Madagascar: A Musical Adventure
When: August 2-18, 2019
Take your kids out to see the live-action version of the beloved animals based off Dreamworks' Madagascar. To be produced by Atlantis Imaginarium Young Theater, Madagascar: A Musical Adventure will run from August 2 to 18 at the Maybank Performing Arts Theater.
For more information and tickets, head over to ticketworld.com
6. Stages Sessions Presents: Tahan Na 2
When: August 3, 2019
If you're looking to spend your Saturday night reveling in good poetry and jamming out to your favorite local artists, live music production company Stages Sessions has got you covered with Tahan Na 2. Their lineup of performances include Coeli, Munimuni, Clara Benin, and Alfonso Manalastas, at the Warehouse Eight, Makati, starting 9 p.m. on August 3.
Pre-selling price: P400
Regular Price: P500