A hit Filipino jukebox musical, featuring songs by OPM bans, Aegis, is streaming very, very soon! Expect hits like “Basang-basa sa Ulan” and “Halik”. Also expect a lot of good, heartwarming, and laugh-out-loud Filipino humor.
After the Philippine Educational Theater Association (PETA) presented an initiative together with Organisasyon ng Pilipinong Mang–Aawit (OPM), the Philpop Musicfest Foundation (Philpop), PLDT Home Fibr, and Foodpanda. It is part of the Linggo ng Musikang Pilipino (LMP) 2021 celebration, and the banner project of the #TakePETAbeyondCOVID campaign, a fundraising drive that aims to help PETA survive this unprecedented time.
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The musical tells the story of Aileen, a young girl with a big voice who dreams of becoming a YouTube sensation. As she tries her hand at fulfilling her dream, she also finds herself in the position of helping her barangay battle health hazards and livelihood conditions amidst unceasing flood water.
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Who is the cast for the show that will stream?
Aicelle Santos as Aileen, Pepe Herrera as Tolits, Poppert Bernadas as Kenny, Isay Alvarez-Seña as Mary Jane, Robert Seña as Kiel, Joann Co as Mercy, Jimi Marquez as Jewel, and Gie Onida as Fernan.
In the ensemble are John Moran, Matel Patayon, Marynor Madamesila, Lemuel Silvestre, Teetin Villanueva, and Rafael Sudayan.
Is this accessible to those outside the Philippines?
Yes! It is available worldwide. Just convert your August 8 ticket date to your specific time zone.
PETA’s Rak of Aegis is set to stream online for two weekends via ticket2me.net on July 31, August 1, 7-8, 2021. It is a recorded performance from the show’s latest run. Got your tickets yet?
Tickets are on sale via www.bit.ly/rakofaegisstreaming. Audiences can choose from the following viewing options:
Livestream at Php 350 – 8:00 P.M to 11:00 P.M. (Philippine Standard Time)
Video On Demand at Php 500 – 24-hours streaming from 10:00 A.M. to 10:00 A.M. the next day (Philippine Standard Time)
Video on Demand Premium at Php 1,000 – 24-hours streaming from 10:00 A.M. to 10:00 A.M. the next day (Philippine Standard Time) plus exclusive access to the Rak with Aegis LIVE virtual concert on August 8, 8:00 P.M., featuring the Aegis Band and select cast of Rak of Aegis.