Reviews

May 30, 2019

“The Kundiman Party” revels in its song of undying hope

This two-act play is an impassioned tribute to love of country.
February 6, 2019

‘Kingdom’ is the zombie K-drama we didn’t know we needed

This show does a lot of interesting things with the zombie apocalypse genre.
January 31, 2019

‘The Kid Who Would Be King’ paints a majestic portrait of the younger generation

King Arthur, but make it pre-teen.
January 22, 2019

We’re living in the year of ‘Blade Runner’ and ‘Akira’ — what now?

Both movies take place in 2019. That’s pretty scary.
January 10, 2019

The final season of ‘A Series of Unfortunate Events’ is a bittersweet goodbye to childlike tendencies and loose ends

This truth pill of a series feels like growing up.
December 14, 2018

‘Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse’ weaves a tale of family and what unites us

Beyond the casting, beyond the stellar animation, is a story full of heart.
December 12, 2018

Beyond the curtain call: ‘Manila Notes’ is a story that goes beyond the stage

A foreign play, successfully made Filipino.
November 30, 2018

‘Rapunzel! Rapunzel! ‘is a quirky stage adaptation of a timeless fairy tale

Repertory Philippines keeps the heart of the original story, but isn’t afraid to get playful.
November 22, 2018

‘Waitress’ serves a hearty slice of live-your-best-life pie

Sugar, butter, and music that you’ll hum all the way home.