Your Weekend Guide (February 15, 2019)

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PETA’s Charot!

PETA presents Charot! (colloquial Filipino for “just kidding”), a musical which presents current events and imagines a future under a new charter and its consequences. The show runs until March 17 at the PETA Theater Center in Quezon City. For tickets and schedules, contact TicketWorld (, 891-9999).

Every Brilliant Thing

EVERY BRILLIANT THING, a one-woman play by Duncan MacMillan and Johnny Donahoe, tells the story of a little girl who chronicles all the little things that make life brilliant in an attempt to keep her mother from suicide. Starring Teresa Herrera and directed by Jenny Jamora, it runs until Feb. 24 at the Maybank Performing Arts Theater, in BGC, Taguig. For tickets and schedules, contact TicketWorld (, 891-9999).

Eto Na! Musical nAPO! returns

THE musical comedy Eto Na! Musical nAPO! about seven friends who join a songwriting and singing contest featuring the music of APO, returns to the stage with performances until March 17 at the Maybank Performing Arts Theater at the BGC Arts Center in Taguig. For tickets and schedules, contact TicketWorld (, 891-9999).

Walk for Life

ON Feb. 16, the Council of Laity of the Philippines will spearhead a “Walk for Life” at the Quezon Memorial Circle in Quezon City, focusing on awareness and action to combat human trafficking. Aside from the one in Manila, the “Walk for Life” will also be held in other dioceses, such as in the Archdioceses of Cagayan de Oro and Cebu, as well as in the Dioceses of San Pablo and Tarlac, among others.

J-Pop Anime Singing Contest Grand Finals

THE Embassy of Japan will hold the 2019 J-Pop Anime Singing Contest Grand Finals on Feb. 16, 1 p.m., at the SM Cinema Centerstage in SM Mall of Asia. The contest will showcase the talents of 10 finalists and will feature guest performances by MNL48 and Pikachu.

Love at Ortigas malls

ORTIGAS MALLS continue celebrating Valentine’s Day through the weekend with the special Valentine’s Musical Treat on Feb. 16. Visitors to Greenhills, Estancia, and Tiendesitas can look forward to being entertained by roving musicians from 4 to 7 p.m. Exclusively at Tiendesitas, The Ransom Collective caps off the romantic weekend with a live performance at the 2nd floor of Food Village at 8 p.m.

Valentine’s in BGC

BONIFACIO Global City’s larger-than-life bears installation made of a thousand red roses at 7th Ave. will be up for selfie taking until Feb. 28. Take a selfie showing your best hug and post it on Instagram with the hashtags #BGCHUGS and #ILOVEBHS. BGC will pick a weekly winner who will get a dinner date for two at Wolfgang’s Steakhouse One Bonifacio High Street and Bonifacio High Street Cinema tickets. On Feb. 16, 6 p.m., celebrate love and local music with a free concert at the Bonifacio High Street Amphitheater. Let the Elements Music Camp Artists together with Ben & Ben, Leanne & Naara, Reese Lansangan, Kat Agarrado, and more serenade you. There will be 100 VIP front seats with Meet & Greet passes to be given away in exchange for single or accumulated purchase receipts worth P2,500 obtained from February 1 to 16 at any Bonifacio High Street, One Parkade, and Two Parkade, Central Square (Marketplace by Rustan’s is not included), and One Bonifacio High Street establishment. For complete details on events and promotions, visit the official Facebook pages and