After three years of hiatus, UP Playwrights’ Theatre (UPPT) proudly returns onstage with Linda Faigao – Hall’s THE FEMALE HEART running from July 1 – 10, 2016 at the Wilfrido Ma. Guerrero Theater, University of the Philippines Diliman. Set in the late 1980’s, the play follows Adelfa and her elder brother Anghel’s struggles as resident […]

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Heads up, Speech and Theatre majors! The DSCTA is opening its first among a series of masterclasses this semester! Watch out as sportscaster, events host, and radio DJ Bea Fabregas of RX 93.1 talks about tips and tricks of hosting! Get ready for on-the-spot activities, an open forum, and many more. Masterclass will be on […]

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Mula sa panulat ng batikang mandudula na si Rody Vera, inihahandog ng Dulaang UP ang Tisoy Brown: Hari ng Wala, halaw sa Peer Gynt ni Henrik Ibsen. Kawangis ng pakikipagsapalaran ni Peer Gynt sa mahiwagang mundo ng Noruega, tunghayan si Tisoy Brown sa kanyang paglalayag sa laot ng dagat, pagbagtas sa kasukalan ng gubat, paglipad […]

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After 39 years of staging exceptional plays spanning from the classics to the contemporary and producing renowned directors, actors, designers, production and stage managers and technical directors, Dulaang UP celebrates its 40th theatre season with the theme “20/20 Vision: Clarity. Originality. Perspective.” For its premiere offering, DUP presents “#R</3J,” a multimedia hallucination on William Shakespeare’s […]

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UP Diliman’s College of Arts and Letters welcomes its newly appointed dean, Dr. Amihan Bonifacio- Ramolete. She succeeds former CAL Dean Dr. Flora Elena R. Mirano for a term of three years (1 June 2015 to 31 May 2018). Bonifacio-Ramolete is the youngest Dean in the history of the College.   Towards Creative Collaborations  Bonifacio-Ramolete […]

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For its final offering this 39th season, Dulaang Unibersidad ng Pilipinas stages Bilanggo ng Pag-ibig, an innovative piece largely based on Jean Genet’s last major book Un Captif Amoureux (Prisoner of Love). The piece is written by Rody Vera and directed by José Estrella. Bilanggo ng Pag-ibig is an adaptation of Genet’s masterpiece Un Captif […]

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In celebration of the 55th anniversary of the UP Department of Speech Communication and Theater Arts, the DSCTA will be having a Homecoming Party open to all its students and alumni. The event will be held in the evening of UP’s 2014 Lantern Parade, adding more excitement and festivity to the occasion. The Homecoming will […]

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Dulaang UP’s next offering for its 39th season is The Country Wife, a play in five acts written by William Wycherley in 1675. A classic comedy of manners and hugely popular during the Restoration Period, it satirizes hypocrisy and human judgment that dominated the Puritan Regime- issues that are still faced by contemporary society. DUP […]

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Dulaang UP’s 3rd offering for its 39th season, Ang Huling Lagda ni Apolinario Mabini is a full-length musical with book and lyrics by Floy Quintos, and direction and choreography by Dexter M. Santos. Equally notable, it is the first full-length musical composed and arranged by Krina Punsalan Cayabyab. Krina, who is also known as a […]

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What did it take for the committed and impassioned revolutionary Apolinario Mabini to sign the oath of allegiance to the United States of America in 1903? The promise of an end to his exile in Guam? The longing to return home to a land, changed and under a new colonial power? The simplest desire to […]

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