Avenue Q (Off-Broadway, New World Stages)

   Avenue Q (Off-Broadway): 5 out of 5! Apat na beses akong naluha (oo, comedy, musical at may mga puppets, pero yes, naiyak ako!!! May pinagdadaanan ba ‘ko?!): (1) “There’s a Fine, Fine Line” by Kate Monster (But there’s a fine, fine line between love/ And a waste of your time) (2) “I Wish I…

The Lion King (Broadway, Minskoff Theater)

   I have been warned–boring daw, underwhelming, marami pang ibang okay sa Broadway…pero nung namatay na ang ilaw, at narinig ko na ang pamilyar na hiyaw–oo, ‘yung hiyaw na ‘yun, alam mo ‘yun, ‘di ba?–ako ay bumalik sa pagkabata, at sa isang iglap, ako ay Grade 4 na muli. Naiyak ako sa Blackbird, naiyak ako…

Blackbird (Broadway, Belasco Theater)

  Blackbird (Michelle Williams, Jeff Daniels): 5 out of 5!!!!! With standing ovation! IYAK AKO NANG IYAK NANG IYAK NUNG NATAPOS! Bravo!!! Pinilit kong pigilin eh, pero pag-alingawngaw ng sigaw ni Una sa dulo at pagpatay ng ilaw, wala, tumulo na lang luha ko. Hanggang sa standing ovation, hanggang pag-alis sa upuan, hanggang paglabas ng teatro….

1 Michelin Star, Osaka, Japan: masa

Hindi nakaka-Project 8, oo, but eating at Michelin star-rated restaurants in cities we visit has been a fascination. Kahit 1 star lang, ma-feel lang ang feeling na sa Ayala Alabang nakatira. Try natin ‘tong review-review, pero San Joaquin-style pa rin. Here’s our Osaka find: Masa Cuisine: Soba Address: 1-16-12 Utsubohonmachi, Nishi-ku, Osaka Rating: 1 Michelin star…

#neveragain

Three plane rides in one day: Osaka-Tokyo 2hrs Tokyo-New York 12.5hrs New York-Chicago 1.5hrs Parang Marcos lang ‘yan: #NEVERAGAIN