MANILA, Philippines — The Philippine Educational Theater Association (PETA) closes its 47th Theatre Season by hosting the 2015 PETA Children’s Arts Festival. This year, through the generous support of PETA’s Arts Zone Project (Advocate Right to Safety Zone for Children), the PETA Theater Center will once again open its doors to children and young people.
The 3-day-festival will be filled with play areas, workshops, film showing and perfomances. The festival will feature one of PETA’s longest running musical for children: Christine Bellen’s MGA KUWENTO NI LOLA BASYANG; and an advocacy musical that discusses the issues of Corporal Punishment: Liza Magtoto’s RATED-PG.
Performances from PETA ArtsZone Regional Partners will also be featured in the Festival. YATTA’s AAH BAKUS from Dumaguete, Sining Banwa’s SI AL BUDA AN TSINELAS from Legaspi, and Teatro Guindegan’s ISTORYAHE LANG TA from Ozamis.
Also, part of the Festival are perfomances from St. Gregory Elementary School, Las Piñas East National High School, Polo National High School, Tanghalang SLU, FEU Theater Guild, Maria Montessori, Palo Culture and Arts Organization.
Bring your kids and teens! They will definitely enjoy the different workshops on story-telling, shadow puppetry, visual arts, creative sound and music, creative drama, hip-hop dancing and creative writing by PETA Artists-Teachers and Members
The 2015 PETA Children’s Arts Festival will be held on May 29 to 31 at the PETA Theater Center (No. 5 Eymard Drive, New Manila, Quezon City). Tickets are at PHP 100.00 (performance pass) and PHP 200.00 (performance and workshop pass).
For tickets, contact PETA at (02) 725-6244 or TicketWorld at (02) 891-9999.