“Tawag ng Tawanan” promises a September to Remember in Manhattan
Comedy, music and dance! It’s the complete entertainment package. “Tawag ng Tawanan” is an event designed to deliver a variety show that is uplifting. Its aim is to make the audience forget all their woes, at least for two to three hours.
Headlining the show is Vhong Navarro, a Filipino comedian, actor, dancer, singer and commercial endorser who is currently a host on ABS-CBN’s “It’s Showtime”. He also appears on the Sunday variety show, ASAP, both seen worldwide via The Filipino Channel.
Co-headlining is Karyll Padilla, dubbed as among the OPM showbiz royalty in the Philippines, she is a multi-awarded world-class singer, songwriter, actress, dancer, TV host, model, a critically acclaimed musical theater performer and entrepreneur. She definitely left no stone unturned in the Philippine entertainment industry. Daughter of famous showbiz personality, Zsa Zsa Padilla and the granddaughter of sportsman Carlos “Sonny” Padilla, who served as referee in the Ali-Frazer’s “Thrilla in Manila”.
Laughs in the show are guaranteed by the riotous crazy duo, standup comedians, Pepay and Negi, both ABS-CBN talents. Negi is an actor-comedian who is currently Vice Ganda’s sidekick on the show Gandang Gabi Vice. Joining him in the show is ABS-CBN Star Magic 2013 Scottish-Filipino talent, Awit Award nominee for Best R&B Recording Artist and Best Performer, Alex Diaz.
Supporting cast are NoLo of “Pusong Ligaw” fame together with New York’s finest local artists Rasmin Diaz, Michelle Michelle, Excelsa de Jesus, Chin Gomez, Jerome Robielos and Melody Ursua.
Tawag ng Tawanan is slated 3 PM on Sunday, September 17, 2017 at BMCC’s TriBeCa Performing Arts Center at 199 Chambers Street in downtown Manhattan. The red subway trains (1, 2, 3) will take you straight to Chambers St. The NY leg is part of a multi-city U.S. Tour that begins on the west coast. Watch something different from the usual musical concerts. The Chicago and New York shows are produced and presented by Power Media with DJ Chinita LLC.
Tickets are $78 (general admission) and $118 (VIP). Available through the box office in person or by phone at 212-290-1460. Patrons may also buy tickets online via tickets.tribecapac.org.