That time of the week when everyone starts to feel alive again is here again. [firstpara]And we’ve got 5 of the best happenings to check out this weekend.
Catch a play
Gantimpala Theater's Kanser, the longest-running dramatic play based on Dr. Jose Rizal’s Noli Me Tangere is in season again.
The play runs from July 22 to 24 at the AFP Theater in Camp Aguinaldo, Quezon City, and from August 5 to 7 and 12 to 14 at the SM Southmall Cinema 3 in Las Piñas. Shows are at 10 a.m. and 2 p.m.
Featuring GMA stars Jay Gonzaga and Benedict Campos, and Pinoy Dream Academy's Cris Pastor, and direction by Tony S. Espejo, this Jose Rizal inspired play is sure to give all those who haven’t seen the play before a new perspective on Noli.
For tickets, call the GTF Marketing Office at 899-5911 or 899-5745. Log on to www.gantimpalatheater.multiply.com for more information.
Let some music liven you up
Feelin’ low? Check out Music Comes Alive on July 22, 7 p.m. at the Eastwood Central Plaza and on July 23, 8 p.m. at the Venice Piazza at McKinley Hill.
It’s a grand showcase of MCA Music's hottest OPM and international acts that’s sure to get the blood flowing again. The show will feature the music of Lady Gaga, Rihanna, Jennifer Lopez, Nicole Scherzinger, and Jessie J and live performances by Kitchie Nadal, Krissy & Ericka, The Lamars, Tricia Garcia, 1:43. Best of all, Solenn Heussaff will be performing as well on the July 23 concert date! Who wouldn’t want to see that?
For updates, log on to www.facebook.com/VenicePiazza.
Attend a launch
Although it’s been getting people dancing for a good couple months now, the club that is Robot will be officially launching tomorrow night, July 23.
It’s not going to be an ordinary night for this club because aside from all the partying, the club’s offering discounts and will be holding a raffle for a chance to win a round-trip ticket to Hong Kong.
Log on to www.robot.ph for updates. 7912 Makati Avenue, Makati City
Go biking and witness…art!
Talk about hitting two birds with one stone. The ARTBIKE: The Katipunan Art Strip biking event will not only get you moving your dormant leg muscles but also provide you some much-needed exercise in art appreciation.
The event happens on July 23, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Assembly venue is at the Vargas Museum in UP Diliman, and will cover 17 kilometers to view permanent and changing exhibitions in six art venues along the Katipunan Art Stip.
Have an advanced Valentine celebration with your special someone
I’t’s Complicated: A Valentine’s Concert in July happens this weekend, on July 23, 8 PM at the SMX Convention Center. And it’s no simple Valentine’s concert; it features Asia’s renowned harmony singing group The CompanY and music legend, Jose Mari Chan. How’s that for a concert?
For ticket inquuiries, please call Star Express at (63 2) 545-2435, SM Tickets at (63 2) 470-2222 and Twenty Plus at (63 2) 753-1609.