Got nothing to do? No worries. Here’s our list of events in the metro for the next three days.
Friday, July 21
Andrea O. Veneracion International Choral Festival 2017
Through July 23
Cultural Center of the Philippines
Nine foreign and local choirs will be competing in three categories: Folk Song, Vocal Ensemble, and Chamber Choir. For more information, visit the Cultural Center of the Philippines’ website.
SINULID: Connotations of Design
SM Aura Premier
The graduating class of De La Salle-College of Saint Benilde’s Fashion Design and Merchandising (FDM) program presents their creations through pop-up stores and a fashion show. For more information, visit Sinulid’s Facebook page.
Everything Japanese at The Shang
Through July 25
Shang turns Japanese with cultural performances, exhibits, and various workshops on the arts and culture of the Land of the Rising Sun. For more information, visit Shangri-La Plaza’s Facebook page.
Carlos P. Romulo Auditorium, RCBC Plaza
See what’s all the raving about on the musical. Last few days to watch Kinky Boots, which features songs by Cyndi Lauper, and an excellent cast led by Nyoy Volante, Laurence Mossman, and Yanah Laurel. Ticket price starts at Php2,090. For more information, call Ticketworld at (+632) 891-9999.
Through July 30
PETA Theater Center
PETA’s acclaimed play on the plight of overseas Filipino workers is back on stage. Ticket price starts at Php938.72. For more information, call TicketWorld at +(632) 891-9999.
Saturday, July 22
The 90’s Live
The Theatre at Solaire
Go back to the 90s and enjoy the music of musicians like Wency Cornejo of AfterImage; Jett Pangan of The Dawn; Paco Arespacochaga of Introvoys; Cooky Chua of Color it Red; Medwin Marfil of True Faith; Dong Abay of Yano; Naldy Padilla of Orient Pearl; Perf de Castro of Rivermaya; and Lei Bautista of Prettier Than Pink. For more information, call Ticketworld at (+632) 891-9999.
Forest Fest Philippines 2017
10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Arya Residences, BGC
Champion the cause of Mother Nature and take part in this unique fair. It features activities like a trade bazaar as well as a pitch fest, where participants will be presenting innovative ideas on protecting our forests. For more information, visit Forest Foundation Philippines’ Facebook page.
9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Glorietta 2 Palm Drive Activity Center
Kids rule the world, at least in this event where young entrepreneurs ages 5 to 17 bring their most creative business ideas on the table. See the next big foodie or fashion idea from these future magnates. For more information, visit Glorietta’s Facebook page.
BGC My Street Community Garage Sale
De Jesus Oval, Bonifacio Global City
come to the biggest sale of pre-loved books, clothes, shoes, and more at this event. For more information, visit Bonifacio Global City’s Facebook page.
2nd Philippine Children’s Book Summit
7 a.m. to 5 p.m.
GT Toyota Center, University of the Philippines, Diliman
For children’s books lovers, spend a day of fun and learning through the event’s workshops, storytelling activities, and more. For more information, visit Philippine Board on Books for Young People’s Facebook page.