Nectar Nighclub – An LGBTQ Luxury Night Club in Manila

I first heard of Nectar from my friend, Nariese. She sent me a Facebook event invite for the first ever Girl Nation Tuesday. If it weren’t for work, I would have gone there to check it out. Continue reading “Nectar Nighclub – An LGBTQ Luxury Night Club in Manila”

Die Beautiful

A couple of days ago, we watched Die Beautiful at Glorietta with our friend. To date, this is my favorite MMFF movie. I loved the character of Trisha (portrayed by Paolo Ballesteros) and Barbs (portrayed by Christian Bables), her bestfriend. The acting was very natural. I wasn’t surprised at all that they bagged the MMFF 2016 Best Actor and Best Supporting Actor respectively. Continue reading “Die Beautiful”

Pinoy LGBT films featured at Sine Bahaghari

Sine Bahaghari

February is the National Arts Month here in the Philippines. As a contribution to its celebration of Akei, Pinoy4GM and Pelikula Tumblr brings you “Sine Bahaghari”. According to the press release, “Sine Bahaghari” is a showcase of Filipino LGBT experience as seen in Philippine alternative cinema. The main objective of “Sine Bahaghari” is to promote the discussion on how the LGBT community is depicted in the Philippine cinema. Aside from that, it also aims to promote modern Filipino films to a wider audience. Continue reading “Pinoy LGBT films featured at Sine Bahaghari”

Next Fall: A Play on Modern Gay Relationships

Next Fall

“Next Fall” is a play written by Geoffrey Nauffts. It is about an exploration of faith in a modern gay relationship involving Luke and Adam, a gay couple. Luke is a devout Christian and an inspiring actor while Adam is an atheist.

This play is directed by Audie Gemora. David Bianco plays the role of Luke while Bart Guingona plays the role of Adam. “Next Fall” is currently on-going and it will run until February 5, 2012 with shows on Fridays and Saturdays at 8pm and matinee shows on Saturdays and Sundays at 3:30pm at Onstage, Greenbelt 1.

For tickets, inquiries and other information, call Repertory Philippines at 571-6926 and 571-4941 or email info@repertory.ph. Tickets are also available at Ticketworld at 891-9999 or www.ticketworld.com.ph.

Muli (The Affair)

Muli is a movie that’s based on Jerry Gracio’s Palanca-winning screenplay. This indie gay film is about the love story of an underground/activist inn keeper (Sid Lucero) and a layer (Cogie Domingo). The film is directed by Adolfo B. Alix, Jr. Please do watch out for this film in the Cinemalaya Film fest this coming July. 😀

Rainbow Radio Pilipinas on Valentine’s Day

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Rainbow Radio Pilipinas will be opening the airwaves for listeners who will be sending their love letters and short but sweet shout outs on Valentine’s Day. All you have to do is to send an email to: rainbowradiopilipinas[at]gmail.com on or before February 5 (Friday).

Rainbow Radio Pilipinas will choose the shout-outs and stories to be read on air. If your entry won’t be chosen, don’t fret because they will post the other stories on their website (with your permission of course). Continue reading “Rainbow Radio Pilipinas on Valentine’s Day”

GALANG Comics Storyboard Writing Contest

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GALANG is sponsoring a comics storyboard writing contest. I think this is an interesting project from GALANG since it will promote positive images of Filipino lesbian women through creativity. You might be interested to join and you will get to win a cash prize plus you’ll get your work published. Continue reading “GALANG Comics Storyboard Writing Contest”