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The COVID-19 pandemic has presented immense challenges to industries around the world. With mobility restrictions in place, business owners had to rethink their operations and adjust to navigate the uncertainties in the new normal. Although some companies were able to adapt and seamlessly shift to the new norm, the process was not easy with many struggling with financial losses and temporary business closures. A survey from the Asian Development Bank (ADB) released September last year reported that the Philippine economy experienced the worst impacts of the pandemic. The Philippines logged the highest number of business closures and layoffs among its peers in Southeast Asia. Despite that, Jovy Hernandez, ePLDT President & CEO and SVP and Head of PLDT & Smart Enterprise and International Business Groups, said that resilience is one of the core values that helped businesses conquer the challenges of the pandemic. This ‘unbreakable spirit’ of enterprises allowed them to embr

RAK OF AEGIS Is returning this June 2015.

The Cast of Rak Of Aegis 2015
The Phenomenal Original Pinoy Musical Rak Of Aegis is returning to stage in PETA Theater this June 2015, the hit crowd favorite and comedy musical featuring the songs of Aegis band had already 135 shows in total last year, and this time they will be like broadway wherein six days in a week is the scheduled shows starting June 17 to August 16, 2015.

Stage Director Maribel Legarda said on a presscon last May 6, 2015, that there will be no major changes, nor script revisions for Rak staging this year, even the set is still the same.  But what exciting for it is the inclusion of the song “Sayang na Sayang” and the new cast that will give flavors for the same old characters in Brgy.Venizia.

But what makes Rak of Aegis such a hit?, Legarda  enumerate the reasons, first it’s the songs of Aegis band that is truly popular, the flood culture theme of the story wherein many Filipinos especially in Metro Manila can relate to it, the comedy that is, the wonderful actors and being an original masterpieces.   

Kapuso star Aicelle Santos , along with 2009 WCOPA Champion Kim Molina will still be doing the lead role Aileen. The new actors for this season of Rak are Actor/singer Lorenz Martinez who will play Aileen’s Father, opposite Lani Ligot, who will plays Mercy, Aileen’s Mother. Singer and member of The Company Sweet Plantado is cast as Mary Jane, and Roi Calilong and Teetin Villanueva are the newest members of ensemble.

Here are the show schedules, from Tuesday to Thursdays at 8pm, while Saturday and Sundays have 3pm and 8pm. That is from June 17 to August 11.  For more information you can contact PETA Theater throught www.petatheater.com, facebookpage Facebook.com/petatheater, Twitter/Instagram @petatheater or email them at petatheater@gmail.com

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