MNL48 to hold first idol concert in the country


Filipino idol girl group MNL48 will stage their first major concert on April 6 at the New Frontier Theater in Cubao, Quezon City.

During their press conference last Wednesday, the girls expressed their excitement unto the upcoming first major concert.


“We are very excited po kasi hindi po lahat ng tao nakakaexperience ng ganitong concert,” Sela said.“We are so happy and excited na makita ng Pilipino ang inihanda ng MNL48.” Abby also added.

“To be honest, we are beyond grateful and happy dahil sa mga fans namin and excited to show other countries and Filipinos na ito ‘yung talentong Pilipino,” Dian said

Also present were the other members of the Senbatsu: Rans, Coleen, Brei, Belle, Gabb, Ella, Jan, Kay, Coleen, Jem, Lei, Mari, Alyssa and Center girl Sheki.

“Since this is their first major concert, expect them to do other things. They’ll be launching new number, new costume, and new songs; expect everyone to have fun. I find it exciting kasi ibasiya sa ginagawa natin dito sa Pilipinas, para akong nag di-direct ng international concert,” said Direk GB Sampedro who also directing the concert.

“I find it exciting kasi iba siya sa ginagawa natin dito sa Pilipinas, para akong nag di-direct ng international concert,” he added.

The Jpop-inspired concert, entitled “Living the Dream: The Concert” will be the first idol concert in the country. It is also MNL48 First Generation’s gift to their supportive fans.

“Super excited po kaming lahat kasi dati pinapangarap lang po namin na makapag-conert in front of many people. Sobrang special po siya kasi buong First Generation po ang magpe-perform ng sama-sama with our MNLoves, kaya sobrang thankful po kami na magkakaroon kami ng ganitong event.” said Sheki, the group’s Center girl as she express her happiness that their dream are finally coming true.

Joining the members and Direk GB Sampedro during the press conference was MNL48’s Producer Mr. Paulo Kurosawa who strongly believes that the girls are ready for the much-awaited concert.

Concert tickets are now on sale via Ticket Net (

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