MUSIC, dance, and theater artists from the University of the Philippines perform the Komedya, also called moro-moro among the Tagalogs, in a new play entitled Putri Anak, Isang Bagong Komedya on April 9, 2017 at the Cultural Center of the Philippines’ Tanghalang Aurelio Tolentino (CCP Little Theater) at 3:00pm and 8:00pm.
THE Clarion Chamber Ensemble takes centerstage at the Cultural Center of the Philippines’ Tanghalang Aurelio Tolentino (Little Theater) on March 16, Thursday at 8:00pm. Billed as “ALL MAIN COURSES”, the concert is a production by Clarion Chamber Ensemble and the CCP, and co-presented by 98.7 DZFE The Masters Touch.
Image grabbed from Cultural Center of the Philippines A celebration of Philippine heritage in folkoric dance and music featuring professional dance companies such as the Bayanihan National Folk Dance Company, Ramon Obusan Folkoric Group, Phil Baranggay Folk Dance Group, and Kaloob Phil Music and Dance Ministry, along with some of the country’s best school and community-based dance groups. The festival also hosts the 1st National Dance Research Conference spearheaded by the Phil Association of State Universities and Colleges (PASUC) in partnership with the CCP Arts Education Department. Also Read:Events at the Cultural Center of the Philippines (January to March 2017) Event details: What: Indak Filipinas: Festival of Philippine Folkloric Dance […]
Relive the story of the mind of the Filipino revolution in the steampunk musical Mabining Mandirigma. Running from December 2 to 18 at the Tanghalang Aurelio Tolentino in the Cultural Center of the Philippines, people will surely get to know Apolinario Mabini as someone with an uncommon vision and and a warrior’s spirit, despite his weaknesses.
The Philippine Philharmonic Orchestra’s (PPO) 34th season has begun! 8 months, 8 concerts, each as captivating as the last. This year, the PPO is “dialing back” on the pieces and going back to classics in an effort to become one of the best orchestras in Asia under the baton of Maestro Yoshikazu Fukumura, PPO’s new music director.
The Philippine Philharmonic Orchestra, under the baton of Maestro Yoshikazu Fukumura, holds a youth concert on September 29, 2016 at the Cultural Center of the Philippines’ Tanghalang Aurelio Tolentino (Little Theater) at 1:00 pm. Soloist is violinist Dino Akira Decena and Posh Debelos is the narrator. Program includes Franz von Suppe’s “Light Cavalry Overture”, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s “Eine Kleine Nacht Musik”, Felix Mendelssohn’s “Violine Concerto in e minor”, Leroy Anderson’s “Bugler’s Holiday” and “Syncopated Clock”, and Aram Khachaturian’s “Waltz, Romance, Galop” from “Masquerade suite”. For more information, call the PPO Office at 02-832-1125 loc. 1609/1613. Details: What: PPO Youth Concert When: September 29, 2016 Where: Cultural Center of the Philippines’ […]
Ludwig Van Beethoven is a celebrated German composer whose pieces have transcended time and become classics. Orchestras all over the world perform them, even if they are considered “basic” by some orchestra critics. The Philippine Philharmonic Orchestra (PPO), in its drive to become one of the best orchestras in Asia, takes on two of his masterpieces for the second concert of their on October 14 at 8:00 pm. YOSHIKAZU FUKUMURA The second concert will be led by PPO’s musical director, Maestro Yoshikazu Fukumura. The orchestra will be performing with soloists Shoko Fukuda, Camille Lopez-Molina, Hiroshi Watanabe, and Noel Azcona. SHOKO FUKUDA CAMILLE LOPEZ-MOLINA HIROSHI WATANABE NOEL AZCONA These four vocalists will […]
Ninety-one writers who authored a total of 182 literary works are featured in the 39th issue of the official literary journal of the Cultural Center of the Philippines (CCP). Ani 39, themed “Kahayupan/The Animal Kingdom” covers works between 2015 and 2016 and will be launched on September 23, 2016 at the CCP Silangan Hall at 5:00 pm as part of the celebration of CCP’s 47th anniversary which will start in September. CCP’s ANI 39 FEATURES different works from some of the country’s best writers. Image from CCP. Ani 39 is produced by CCP’s Intertextual Division, formerly known as Literary Arts Division. The Children’s Literature section, titled “Mga Akdang […]