Are you one of those who wondered when you saw fried stones?
The iconic Filipino rock band Parokya ni Edgar is getting a musical adaptation in 2024, and fans have the chance to win tickets to a special preview. Newport World Resorts (NWR), the organizer of the musical, announced on September 1 that they are giving away 30 free tickets to the preview to fans who can guess the title of the show.
The musical is still in the early stages of development, so no details about the plot or cast have been released yet. However, NWR has said that the show will feature some of Parokya ni Edgar’s most popular songs, including “Harana,” “Buloy,” and “Mr. Roboto.”
To enter the contest to win tickets to the preview, fans must follow NWR Musical’s official Facebook, Instagram, and TikTok accounts and watch a livestream session on September 8 from 3 pm to 3:30 pm. The first 30 users who can guess the title of the show correctly on each platform will win a pair of tickets.
The announcement of the Parokya ni Edgar musical has been met with excitement from fans, who are eager to see their favorite songs brought to life on stage. The band has been active for over 30 years and has released 17 studio albums, making them one of the most successful and beloved Filipino bands of all time.
The musical is expected to be a major event in the Philippine theater scene, and it is sure to be a hit with fans of Parokya ni Edgar and musical theater alike. The preview will be held at the Newport Performing Arts Theater in Pasay City, and tickets will go on sale at a later date.
In addition to the preview, NWR is also planning a full production of the Parokya ni Edgar musical in 2025. The full production will be a more elaborate affair, with a larger cast and set. Tickets for the full production will go on sale in early 2024.
The Parokya ni Edgar musical is a major coup for NWR, which has previously produced successful musicals such as “Ang Huling El Bimbo” and “Rak of Aegis.” The company is known for its high-quality productions and its ability to bring popular Filipino songs to life on stage.
The Parokya ni Edgar musical is sure to be a major hit with fans of the band and of musical theater alike. The show is a testament to the enduring popularity of Parokya ni Edgar’s music, and it is sure to be a memorable experience for all who see it.
Here are some additional details about the Parokya ni Edgar musical:
- The show will be directed by Topper Fabregas, who has also directed “Ang Huling El Bimbo” and “Rak of Aegis.”
- The musical will feature a book by Palanca Award-winning playwright Liza Magtoto.
- The music will be arranged by musical director Jed Balsamo.
- The show is scheduled to run from January to March 2024 at the Newport Performing Arts Theater in Pasay City.