Stumped on what to do this September? We've got you covered! Block your calendars and tag your friends as this month will be fun-filled and exciting with the events lineup below. Read on!
What: A Game Of Trolls
Check out this fun musical that tackles the truths about Martial Law targeted for the new generation of millennials.
Where: PETA Theater Center, No.5 Eymard Drive, New Manila, Quezon City
Tickets: P1200-P1500 (Book here.)
What: Korean Film Festival 2017
In a joint partnership with the Korean Embassy's Korean Cultural Center, the festival will bring in five feature films "with characters that have strong and unique personalities as well as those who continuously want to pursue their goals and desires through courage and wholesome determination."
When: SM Megamall (Sept 7-10); SM Lanag Premier (September 14-17);SM City Iloilo (September 21-24); SM City Cebu (September 28-October 1); SM City Clark Pampanga (October 5-8); and at SM City Dasmarinas on October 12-15, 2017.
Where: SM Malls
What: Pista Rizalina
Enjoy a festival of plays that echoes today's society and generation. Catch Aurelio Sedisyoso, Indigo Child, Tao Po and more in this "new festival that engages artistic expression as a platform with issues concerning human rights and empathy."
Where: Tanghalang Huseng Batute, CCP Studio Theater
Tickets: P309-515 (Book here.)
What: The Chainsmokers returns to Manila for Memories… Do Not Open Tour
American DJ duo The Chainsmokers are back in Manila to make the crowd jump and sing along their popular tunes like Don't Let Me Down and Closer.
Where: SM Mall of Asia Arena
Tickets: P1312-P6300 (Book here.)
What: Wine x Kushikatsu Night: Wine Tasting Evening
Gain new friends and meet new people as you collectively enjoy a night filled with wine and kushikatsu or deep-fried skewers, a popular Japanese street food.
Where: Ikomai, G/F ACI Group Building, 147 H.V. Dela Costa, Salcedo Village, Makati City
Tickets: P1800 (For inquiries, email: firstname.lastname@example.org)
What: Manila International Book Fair
Back on its 38th year, the Manila International Book Fair (MIBF) is bigger than ever! "Aimed to spread the love for reading, the MIBF is a venue where book-lovers, publishers, authors, students, and adults gather to celebrate the love for the printed word! Exhibits of local and international reads, book launches and signings, literary and learning events, and other exciting activities are to be expected in this five-day event."
Where: SMX Convention Center Manila in the SM Mall of Asia, Pasay City
Tickets: P15 for students, senior citizens and PWD; P20 regular
What: Off Broadway In Manila
Off Broadway in Manila features the world-class talents from the global musical theater stages like Miss Saigon veterans Tricia Canilao, Jon Joven, Christine Marquez, Miriam Marasigan, and Meliza Reyes, musical theater's newest leading man, Laurence Mossman, and under the magical musical Direction of Rony Fortich, the former musical director of Disneyland Hong Kong.
Where: Intramuros Ballroom Manila House, Net Park Building BGC
Tickets: P3500 (Book here.)
What: Road to ULTRA Philippines 2017
The world's famous international festival brand, ULTRA Worldwide returns to Manila with their headliners Hardwell and Zedd!
Where: SM Mall of Asia Concert Grounds
Tickets: P1500-P5500 (Book here.)
What: Korean Street Sound 2017
The first ever Korean hip-hop concert in the country will feature nine popular top rank and new generation Korean hip-hop artists who have already won competitions and produced their albums.
Where: The Elements at Centris
Tickets: P2500-P6500 (Book here.)
What: Nam Joo Hyuk Private Stage Close-up
South Korean model and actor Nam Joo Hyuk is visiting his Filipino fans! He is best known for his work in K-Dramas like Who Are You: School 2015 (2015) and Weightlifting Fairy Kim Bok-joo (2016).
Where: Kia Theatre
Tickets: P3710-P8480 (Book here.)
What: Matisyahu in Manila
Reggae singer Matisyahu and his band is coming to Manila for a night of feel-good music.
Where: SM North EDSA Skydome
SEPTEMBER 27-OCTOBER 15
What: The Sound of Music
The critically-acclaimed production finally arrives in Manila! The musical tells the true story of Maria and the Von Trapp children that transpired prior to the outbreak of World War II.
Where: The Theatre at Solaire Solaire Resort & Casino
Tickets: P1500-P7000 (Book here.)