Pinoy vocal quintet to hold concert in Dublin

Vanda Marie Macion Brady

Posted at Sep 12 2019 06:45 AM

L-R: Marby Arriola, Gwen Noval, Joshua Regala, Fiona Vargas and Shaniah Rollo. Contributed photo

An Ireland-based Filipino singing group is set to hold a major concert in Dublin in November.

The Brightlights is composed of 5 teen artists who have won singing competitions individually. They were also recognized as role models for social inclusion by the South Dublin County Council.

The group consists of members Marby Lynn Arriola, Gwenaelle Noval, Joshua Regala, Fiona Cassandra Vargas and Shaniah Rollo.

Arriola, 17, was the grand champion of 2019 Ireland’s Talent Search, first runner-up in 2019 Wexford Got Talent and a finalist in The Voice UK Kids 2017.

Noval, 15, was also the grand champion of 2018 Ireland's Talent Search while Regala, 14, was the grand champion of 2019 Ireland's Teenstars.

Meanwhile, Vargas, 12, was named first runner-up in 2018 Kildare's Got Talent and Rollo, 15, became a semi-finalist in 2018 Ireland's Got Talent.

The concert entitled, "The Brightlights Live on Stage," will be held on Nov. 29, 2019 at 8 p.m. at The Civic Theatre Tallaght in Dublin. It will be directed by band manager Melissa Ferraren and choreographed by Veronica Sardiko, director and choreographer of MyArtDublin.