Events Happening This Weekend: November 10-12, 2017
After a month-long spookfest and Halloween celebrations, get ready for an exciting and a fun-filled weekend coming your way. We’ve listed down some events for you, your friends, or your family that you all might want to try and attend to! From musicals, concerts, festivals, and many more, come and be part of this weekend that is indeed something to look forward to!
Attitude of the Mind (Until December 3)
Get to know National Artist for Music Jose Maceda on his 100th birthday as the Cultural Center of the Philippines (CCP) presents Attitude of the Mind from September 26 to December 3.The exhibit will open at 4:30 pm on September 26 followed by the Cassettes 100 performance at the Main Theater Lobby at 6 pm. The exhibit runs until December 3, 2017. Attitude of the Mind may be viewed daily from Tuesday to Sunday, 10 am to 6 pm.
What: Attitude of the Mind at CCP
When: September 26 – December 3, 2017; 10 am – 6 pm
Where: CCP Main Gallery, CCP Main Building, CCP Complex, Roxas Blvd., Pasay City
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PCP’s 12th Professional Photojournalism and Documentation Photography Workshop (November 8-12)
Once again, Philippine photojournalists will come together to celebrate quality and ethical news photography and share their knowledge and experiences to interested and aspiring photographers, this coming November 8 to 12, 2017 at the 12th Professional Photojournalism and Documentation Photograph Workshop. The workshop will take place at Sagada, Mountain Province. Instructors and facilitators include some of the country’s top photojournalists, visual storytellers, and educators. Workshop fee costs Php 10,000 inclusive of food, accommodation, workshop materials, complimentary PCP limited edition workshop t-shirt and a certificate of completion.
What: 12th Professional Photojournalism and Documentation Photograph Workshop
When: November 8-12, 2017
Where: Sagada, Mountain Province.
Workshop Fee: Php 10,000
Matilda the Musical (November 10 to December 10)
It was just a few months ago when the search for Matilda for the upcoming musical show began. Now, with their chosen Matilda, the magic continues on here in the Philippines. Starting November 10 to December 10, 2017, everyone can watch a live performance of Matilda the Musical at the Meralco Theater, Ortigas Ave. cor. Meralco Ave., Ortigas Center, Pasig City. The schedule for the show will be, 8 pm on Fridays, 2 pm on Weekdays, 2 pm and 8 pm on Saturdays, and 2 pm on Sundays.
What: Roald Dahl’s Matilda The Musical
When: November 10 to December 10, 2017 (Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays)
Where: Meralco Theater, Ortigas Center, Pasig City
Tickets: Php 4,000 (Price Zone 1), Php 3,500 (Price Zone 2), Php 2,500 (Price Zone 3), Php 1,500 (Price Zone 4); available via TicketWorld
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Animahenasyon 2017 (November 9-12; November 17-19)
Animahenasyon 2017 will be comprised of exhibits, animated films in competition and exhibition, conference, job fair, and the awards night happening from November 9 to 12, 2017 at the Samsung Hall, SM Aura, Taguig City, and November 17-19 at the Cultural Center of the Philippines, Pasay City. Since 2007, ACPI has been organizing Animahenasyon, an annual animation festival that showcases Filipino talent in animation.
What: Animahenasyon 2017
When: November 9 – 12 and 17 – 19, 2017
- Samsung Hall, SM Aura Premier, Taguig City (Conference, Exhibit, ICT Creative Awards, Job Fair)
- Cultural Center of the Philippines, Pasay City (Gala Night, Film Screenings)
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International Science Center and Science Museum Day; Science for Peace: A Night of Music and Spoken Word (November 10)
After celebrating its successful debut last November 2016, Science centers and museums across the world will once again allocate a day for the celebration of the International Science Center and Science Museum Day (ISCSMD) happening this coming November 10, 2017.
In the Philippines however, the Mind Museum will be organizing Science for Peace: A Night of Music and Spoken Word, from 6:00 pm-10:00 PM where it will grant its guests an opportunity to enjoy an after-hours all-access pass to The Mind Museum galleries, the Dinosaurs Around the World international traveling exhibition and the Planet Story exhibit, various science-filled activities for all ages, and a free performance from a number of music and spoken word poetry.
What: The Mind Museum’s Science for Peace: A Night of Music and Spoken Word
When: November 10, 2017 (6:00 PM- 10:00 PM)
Where: Mind Museum, J.Y. Campos Park, Third Avenue, Bonifacio Global City, Taguig City
Ticket Price: Php 375
Expo Mom Holiday 2017 (November 10-12)
With only a few days left before Christmas season, shopping should be made in a snap! As a banner event of Mommy Mundo, a community of moms dedicated to making motherhood easier, happier, and more fulfilling for every mom, make way for the biggest and most exciting expo for moms and expecting mothers to enjoy through Expo Mom Holiday 2017! This three-day event is open to the public and is free of charge. This will highlight a number of fun activities and a wide array of shopping choices for both mothers and expectant mothers.
When: November 1o-12, 2017
Where: Glorietta Activity Center, Makati City
Komikon 2017 (November 11-12)
The well-known annual Philippine Comics Convention, also known as KOMIKON, is scheduled on November 11 to 12 this year at the Bayanihan Center in Pasig City. This two-day convention serves as a gathering for comic book lovers and local artists to meet one another, learn from experts, and inspire aspiring comic creators. You can also find and take home a lot of titles from numerous locally published comics.
What: KOMIKON 2017
When: November 11 – 12, 2017
Where: Bayanihan Center, 8008 Pioneer St., Kapitolyo, Pasig City
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Park Hyung Sik First Love in Manila (November 11)
Park Hyung Sik became famous as an actor for his role in Strong Woman Do Bong Soon and Hwarang: The Poet Warrior Youth. He is also a member of the all-male K-Pop group ZE:A. PULP Live World is bringing Korean star Park Hyung Sik to Manila for his first solo fan meet, Park Hyung Sik First Love in Manila on November 11, 2017 at KIA Theatre.
What: Park Hyung Sik First Love in Manila
When: November 11, 2017, 7:30 pm onwards
Where: KIA Theatre, Cubao, Quezon City
Tickets: Royalty – Php 10, 000, VIP – Php 8, 000, Loge – Php 5, 500, Balcony – Php 3, 500; available via ticketnet.com.ph starting October 15, 2017
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Exhibit on Home by Jaime Gubaton (November 12- 26)
This exhibit will showcase various paintings, focusing on how the artist will expound on the idea of home, relating not just to structure, and the surroundings it belongs to, but to the panoply of ideas relating to it. The goal of this event is to give its audience a taste of what the concept of home truly mean.
Happening from November 12 to 26, 2017 from 10:00 AM to 7:00 PM at the ArtistSpace, Ayala Museum Annex, Makati Avenue corner De La Rosa Street, Makati City, witness how various paintings will come to life! This event is open to the public and is free of charge.
What: Exhibit on Home by Jaime Gubaton
When: November 12-26, 2017 (10:00 AM to 7:00 PM)
Where: ArtistSpace, Ayala Museum Annex, Makati Avenue corner De La Rosa Street, Makati City
Ticket Price: Free event
Dinosaurs Around the World (Until March 2,2018)
To celebrate its 5th year with a roar, The Mind Museum, supported in part by Mastercard, is hosting another international traveling exhibition entitled Dinosaurs Around the World from September 1, 2017 to March 2, 2018. In this exhibition, you will meet the mighty Tyrannosoraus Rex of North America, the swift Velociraptor of the Gobi Desert, the massive herbivore Amargasaurus of the tropical jungles of South America, and many more.
What: Dinosaurs Around the World
When: September 1, 2017 to March 2, 2018
Where: The Mind Museum, JY Campos Park, 3rd Ave., Bonifacio Global City, Taguig
Operating Hours: Tuesdays to Sundays, from 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. (closed Mondays)