Founded in February 1991, marked by the opening night of the organization's first production, "Pippin", Ateneo Blue Repertory is the premier musical theatre organization of the Ateneo De Manila University. 24 years ago, it began as nothing more than a humble project among a group of friends. Now it celebrates its 24th year in the sphere of professional musical theatre in the Philippines. For the past twenty-three years, blueREP has selected material that is new, fresh and challenging, and the organization is constantly on a search to innovate and make an impact in theater and in the Ateneo. The organization regularly works with theater veterans from Repertory Philippines, Trumpets, Atlantis Productions and other professional theater companies.
To be the premier college musical theater arts organization in the Philippines;
To mold a holistic and disciplined community of artists in the spirit of the Atenean's pursuit of Magis;
And to bring about personal development and societal awareness through its productions.
To train members in the fields of theater performance, technical theater arts, and theater management;
To produce high-quality productions and projects;
And to bring about personal To immerse its constituents and audiences in shows that communicate a relevant message;
And to share talents and inspire creativity, joy, and imagination unique to musical theater.
Training in music, dance, and theater acting.
Includes monthly performance workshops taught by professionals. Music workshops include song interpretation, harmonization, etc. Acting workshops touch upon improvisation, body movement, etc. Lastly, dance workshops include forms used in musical theater (contemporary, jazz, lyrical hip-hop, etc).
Training in technical theater arts.
These include monthly production training in stage management, lights and sounds technology and design, and proper execution of set and props design, costumes and make-up design specific to musical theater.
Training in theater management.
This involves participation in committee work. There are seven committees in blueREP: Promotions, External Relations, Human Resources, Special Projects, Finance, Logistics, and Documentation. Aside from committee work, intensive training in theater management in production management positions such as the production manager, head stage manger, head technical director, and front-of-house head
Pippin (1991)
The Wiz (1992)
Godspell (1993)
The Fantastiks (1993 & 1994)
Twelfth Night (1998)
A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum (2001)
Into the Woods (2002)
Bye Bye Birdie (2003)
Footloose (2004)
Sweet Charity (2006)
Stages of Love (2006)
Disney's High School Musical: Live (2007)
The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee (2007)
Batboy the Musical (2008)
Stages of Love (2009)
Tick, Tick, Boom! (2009)
Zanna Don't! (2010)
Little Shop of Horrors (2011)
Hair (2011)
Stages of Love (2011)
Bare (2012)
Summer Camp (2012)
13 (2012)
Company Call (2012)
Black Prom (2012)
Spring Awakening (2013)
Genesis (2013)
A New Brain (2013)
Stages of Love (2013)
Some Knights (2014)
The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee (2014)
Toilet: The Musical (2014)
In The Heights (2015)
Urinetown (2015)
Breakups & Breakdowns (2015)
Stages of Love (2016)
Shared Spaces (2016)
Rem Zamora
Rony Fortich
Gerard Salonga
Andrei Nikolai Pamintuan
Kyla Rivera
Jamie Barcelon
Bea Garcia
Marvin Ong
Vic Robinson
Toff De Venecia
Reb Atadero
Bibo Reyes
Ejay Yatco
Justine Pena
Kakki Teodoro