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Dulaang UP presents Faust

Dulaang UP presents Goethe’s “Faust”

The legend of Dr. Faust is without a doubt one of the canons of world literature. It tells the story of a successful scholar who struck a deal with the devil to obtain great power and to indulge life’s pleasures, even if it meant relinquishing

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Philippines’ Kylie Versoza wins Miss International 2016

Kylie Versoza, a 24 year-old model and preschool teacher from the Philippines, was crowned Miss International for 2016. Miss Australia Alexandra Britton won first runner-up while Miss Indonesia Felicia Hwang was second-runner-up. Brianny Chamorro of Nicaragua and Kaityrana Leinbach of the United States also made

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Agot Isidro calls President Duterte a psychopath on Facebook

Veteran actress and singer Agot Isidro lashed out at President Rodrigo Duterte on her Facebook account, calling him a “psychopath.” Her criticism of Duterte has received over 23,000 shares and 7,000 likes as of Sunday afternoon. “Agot Isidro” also became a top trending topic on microblogging

Ang Katatawanan ng Kalituhan

Dulaang UP presents ‘Ang Katatawanan ng Kalituhan’

Dulaang Unibersidad ng Pilipinas (Dulaang UP) once more pays homage to the great English playwright William Shakespeare as it kicks off its 41st season this month with “Ang Katatawanan ng Kalituhan,” Guelan Varela-Luarca’s Filipino translation of “The Comedy of Errors.” The production can also be

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#BoycottCristyFermin – AlDub fans goes to war vs Cristy Fermin

Veteran entertainment journalist and TV host Cristy Fermin is under fire from the fans of AlDub love team (the moniker given to the pairing of Alden Richards and Maine Mendoza) over a column that was published in Pilipino Star Ngayon for July 26, Tuesday. The

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Jimmy Bondoc defends his appointment to PAGCOR

Responding to people criticizing his appointment as assistant vice president (AVP) for entertainment of the Philippine Amusement and Gaming Corporation (PAGCOR), singer-songwriter Jimmy Bondoc defended his qualifications for the job through a lengthy post on his Facebook account. His appointment comes shortly after stand-up comedian