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Weekend Entertainment in Metro Manila (October 14 to 16, 2016)

These shows in Metro Manila will give keep your weekend ablazed!

By: Karen Cayamanda | October 14, 2016
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The month of October brings rainy days and cloudy skies, but don’t let these dampen your spirits. This weekend is the ideal time to take a break from school or work and have fun with family and friends.

Looking for something to see and do? We’ve got you covered. In this list of weekend entertainment, we’ve rounded up some of the latest offerings within Metro Manila. From movies, theater and concerts, to live events, sports, and casino, you will surely find something that’s perfect for you and your loved ones to enjoy this weekend.


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Robert Langdon, played by Tom Hanks, races against time to regain his freedom and lost memories in Inferno. (Photo from the Facebook page of Inferno Full Movie)

If you’re a fan of author Dan Brown, this movie is for you. Inferno is a mystery thriller film showing this weekend that is based on Brown’s novel of the same title. Tom Hanks plays the role of Robert Langdon, a professor of symbology who one day awakens with no memory of the things that took place in the past few days. Dr. Sienna Brooks, played by Felicity Jones, will help him escape and bring back his freedom and lost memories. Inferno is the sequel to The Da Vinci Code and Angels & Demons films, which are also based on the novels by Brown.


weekend entertainment Manila October 2016

Ballet Manila is set to relive some of the most celebrated works of composer Peter Tschaikovsky. (Photo from the Facebook Page of Ballet Manila)

If you are in the mood for ballet and classical music, you may want to check out The Swan, The Fairy, and The Princess showing at Aliw Theater on October 14 and 15 at 8:00 PM, and October 16 at 3:00 PM. The stage production by Ballet Manila is part of their 21st performance season dubbed as “Revenge of the Classics.” The Swan, The Fairy, and The Princess showcases excerpts from some of the most popular ballet scores of notable composer Peter Tschaikovsky. It features guest artists such as Mikhail Martynyuk, principal dancer of Kremlin Ballet, as well as veteran theater and TV actor Miguel Faustmann who will take on the role of Peter Tchaikovsky. Ticket prices range from PhP515 to PhP1,545.

weekend entertainment Manila October 2016

Artist Playground keeps the fire burning with Lagablab. (Photo from the Facebook page of Director Paul Jake Paule)

Artist Playground, an arts and performance company, offers a glimpse of history in their play entitled Lagablab. Written by Dan Hollanda and directed by Paul Jake Paule, Lagablab tackles the struggles of a Filipino family during the Japanese occupation. The play runs at 7:00 PM every Friday, and 3:00 PM and 7:00 PM every Saturday and Sunday until October 30. You can watch it at The Little Room Upstairs in Quezon City.


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You can watch Sharon Cuneta in a concert at Solaire Resort & Casino this weekend. (Photo courtesy of TicketWorld Manila)

If you miss Sharon Cuneta performing on stage, there’s good news for you. On October 15 and 22 at 8:00 PM, you can watch her perform at The Theatre in Solaire Resort & Casino. The concert is directed by Paolo Valenciano and under the musical direction of Louie Ocampo. Ticket prices range from PhP2,190 to PhP7,655.

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weekend entertainment Manila October 2016

Animax is set to bring fun and excitement with Animax Carnival Philippines 2016. (Photo from the official Facebook page of Animax Philippines)

Animax, the leading cable television network of Japanese animated shows, brings fun carnival games, interactive booths, and Japanese artists together in one amazing event. Animax Carnival Philippines 2016 will be held on October 15 to 16 at Halls 1 and 2 of the SMX Convention Center in Pasay City. The event will give you the chance to meet famous Japanese artists such as Elisa, May’n, Yanaginagi, and Ami Wajima. Ticket prices range from PhP299 to PhP1,200. Tickets are equivalent to a two-day pass and are available on a first-come, first-served basis. Visitors will also receive a gift from Animax upon admission.

weekend entertainment Manila October 2016

The Unmei Expo 2016 is a celebration of all things Japanese. (Photo from the Facebook page of Unmei Nihongo Center)

You can get a glimpse of Japanese culture and language at the Unmei Expo 2016: Career and Study Fair for Japanese Language Enthusiasts. Presented by the Unmei Nihongo Center, the expo is open to all Japanese companies, Japanese language speakers and translators, and Japanese culture enthusiasts in the Philippines. The event aims to establish a network of talents and connections in preparation for the anticipated rise in the demand for jobs and services that require the Japanese language. Unmei Expo 2016 will be held on October 16 at the SMX Convention Center. The general admission ticket is at PhP125.

weekend entertainment Manila October 2016

Children can learn to love and believe in themselves in a storytelling session at Fully Booked. (Photo from the Facebook Page of Make Believe Productions)

Looking for an educational activity for kids this Sunday? They can have a fun time at the Make Believe Interactive Storytelling Series 2016 organized by Make Believe Productions and Fully Booked. Open to all kids aged 3 and above, this free storytelling session features stories that encourage children to accept who they are and to believe in themselves. The event will be held at the Children’s Section of Fully Booked at Bonifacio High Street, Bonifacio Global City.


Want to unwind after a busy week? You can head to Club Level with your friends for Fabulous Friday. Enjoy some drinks while listening to great mixes by DJ Lime, Spoiled, Brian Abat, and Mac Dough.


weekend entertainment Manila October 2016

Winning PhP2 million can be one text away at Resorts World Manila. (Photo courtesy of Resorts World Manila)

Members of Resorts World Manila can join the Text 2 Win promo by texting the following and sending to 0922 190 8888: RWM UPDATED <MEMBERSHIP ID NUMBER>. PhP2 million worth of prizes are at stake. The promo is valid until October 31.

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About Karen Cayamanda
Karen has more than 10 years of experience in writing for the web. She has covered a very wide range of topics - from health, lifestyle, and life insurance, to sports, real estate, basic interior design, and current events.
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