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November 20, 2017

Review: Repertory Philippines’ Hair

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Repertory Philippines revisits a groundbreaking musical from the 1960s in a dazzling display of young talent. By Isabella Olivares In the late 1960s, a new musical by James Rado, Gerome Ragni and Galt MacDermot shook up New York City. It spoke about the hippie countercultural movement, racism, illegal drugs, spirituality and war, and it bravely Continue Reading


October 8, 2016

Celebrate World Smile Day with PeopleAsia’s gallery of smiles



October marks the celebration of World Smile Day — a lighthearted holiday that commemorates the invention of the ubiquitous, friendly, yellow smiley face invented by artist Harvey Ball in 1963. It’s been celebrated around the world since 1999 with the whole day dedicated to “good cheer and good works” paired with a simple reminder: do an act of Continue Reading