A whodunit mystery, a spicy night under the stars + more things to do this weekend

Check out a new "collabrewation," bike your way through the town, and more.

(SPOT.ph) We know you’re already looking forward to the weekendWe zero in on the events you shouldn’t miss.


Check out SPOT.ph’s Gig Guide: 10 Gigs and Parties to Go to This Week: January 13 to 19



From January 15 to February 7Repertory Philippines is staging The Game’s Afoot, a comedic play by Ken Ludwig set in the 1930s, at the OnStage Theater in Greenbelt 1. The story follows William Gillette, a Broadway star known for his portrayal of detective Sherlock Holmes, both in the play and in real life. In The Game’s Afoot, he invites his castmates to his castle in Connecticut for a weekend of fun and games, until someone turns up dead. Gillette must channel his inner Holmes to track the killer and stop the next death. Tickets are priced at P418, P627, and P836.


For ticket inquiries or reservations, call 891-9999.



Bonifacio Global City goes car-free on some roads for BGC My Street and Wacky Obstacle Run: Free Play Zone for some good ol’ bouncy fun! Kids and kids at heart will find this obstacle run along 9th Avenue on all Sundays of January, starting at 10 a.m. Registration is for P200 for 20 minutes.


For more information, click here.



Get a table at The Peninsula Manila's Spices Garden on Friday and Saturday nights. Enjoy Spices Under the Stars from 6 p.m. to 11 p.m. on Friday and Saturday nights of January. Choose from a selection of small plates from the special a la carte satay grill menu, live som tam station, and lechon cochinillo carvery. Take your friends out and spend a sizzling weekend over the most flavorful dishes. 



For inquiries or reservations, call 887-2888.



Craftpoint will be hosting Art of Brewing, an art show and triple beer fest in one at the Vinyl on Vinyl Gallery on January 16, 6 p.m. In collaboration with three local artists, Dee Jae Pa’este, Electrolychee, and Tokwa Penaflorida, Craftpoint will be unveiling three new craft beers made for each artist with their artworks on the label. The event will feature cool art, delicious grub, and a music performance by No Way Jose and Tollo. 


For more information, click here.



On January 16, 3:30 p.m., Get Upside Down with L.A.-based instructor Drinie Aguilar at LIFE Yoga CenterShe'll be teaching the basics of arm balances, inversions, alignment and sequences, and how to conquer fear and turn it into confidence. Fee for the session is P1,200.


For more information, click here.



Cycle through Alabang Town Center's series of activities at Bike to Townhappening on Sundays at Corte de las Palmas. On January 17, 7 a.m., join the Camaraderie Ride and Bike 101 with Coach Kaye Lopez. Ride around the Ayala Alabang Village and find out what type of bike is the best fit for you. Know all the basics in biking, like equipment and accessories. The following legs include road etiquette and safety, health benefits of cycling, and a bike lights and helmet drive.



For more information, click here.



Celebrate Red Jumpsuit ApparatusDon't You Fake It 10th Anniversary World Tour on January 14, 5 p.m., at the SM City Fairview Atrium and on January 15, 5 p.m., at the SM North EDSA Skydome. Red Jumpsuit Apparatus is an American pop punk band that was formed in Jacksonville, Florida, in 2003. Watch them perform their greatest hits, like "Your Guardian Angel," "Face Down," "False Pretense," and many more. Opening act will be by The Patriots. 


For ticket information, click here.



Join Alex London, author of the young adult dystopian novels Proxy and Guardian, for a book signing event on January 15, 6 p.m., in National Book Store, Glorietta 1Proxy tells the story of Syd, a Proxy, and Knox, a Patron. Knox was born into one of the City's wealthiest families. A Patron, he has everything a boy could possibly want: the latest tech, the coolest clothes, and a Proxy to take all his punishments. Knox and Syd soon realize that the only way to beat the system is to save each other and to flee. The ensuing cross-country chase will uncover a secret society of rebels, test both boys’ resolve, and shine a blinding light onto a world of those who owe and those who pay.


For more information, click here.




Sergio Bumatay III's Anima: A Picturebook in Space is an exhibition that proposes an alternative approach to the medium of book illustration. By combining illustrations as paintings and drawings, with selected objects from the Vargas Collection, he creates an installation of a fantastical children’s “picturebook” on the 3D space of the museum. Build stories and let your imagination be piqued by objects that are reminiscent of childhood play and personal fantasies. Catch this exhibit from January 16, 4 p.m., to January 29 at the 3F Galleries in the Vargas Museum, UP Diliman.


For more information, call 928-1927, 981-8500 local 4024, or 928-1925.



Get physical at the 7-Eleven Run 2016 on January 17, 12 a.m., at the Filinvest City. Run 2016 promises to be bigger and more exciting, featuring the same categories as last year’s race. It's made possible with 7-Eleven’s unique system of self-selected wave starts, which enables the participants to run with people with the same skill or speed (or with friends!). Registration is for P400 for 500 m, P500 for 3K, P600 for 5K, P700 Pfor 10K, P1,000 for 10K Buddy Run, P800 for 16K, P1,000 for 21K, and P1,500 for 42K. 


To register, click here.

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