CCP launches prepaid cards

It’s culture in a card! CCP launches this neat little treat, which is a perfect gift for your art-loving friends and family members. Purchasing tickets with the newly launched CCP Prepaid Card also entitles them to a 20% discount and they get to choose which shows they want to watch. Sweet deal. The CCP prepaid card […]


Go to Japan on a language study tour

Waiting for an opportunity to view the majestic Mt. Fuji? Well here’s a chance for all those who are studying Nihongo and is interested in the Japanese culture! Check this out! The program offers an opportunity to outstanding students of the Japanese language at universities/colleges or other educational institutions for a deeper understanding of the […]


CCP announces its 2013 season

Cultural Center of the Philippines (CCP) recently announced its artistic and cultural offerings for 2013 in a special presentation at the CCP Tanghalang Aurelio Tolentino. CCP artistic director Chris B. Millado led the presentation, rolling out the wide variety of programming for 2013 including new musicals and revivals, classic operas, orchestral concerts, indie films and world […]


UP CMC offers seminar-workshop on media literacy

The UP College of Mass Communication (UP CMC), through the Office of Extension and External Relations (OEER), will conduct the 2013 Media Literacy Seminar-Workshop on April 24-26, 2013 at the UP College of Mass Communication Auditorium, Plaridel Hall, UP Diliman, Quezon City. This three-day seminar-workshop aims to assist primary and secondary school teachers in enabling […]


Palihang Rogelio Sicat deadline: April 26; still accepting entries

The Palihang Rogelio Sicat (PRS) now accepts applications to its sixth annual creative writing workshop for works written in Filipino, and other Philippine languages with translation in Filipino.  Interested parties may submit any of the following: five (5) poems, or two (2) short stories (10 – 15 pages), or two (2) stories for children; or, […]


Tanghalang Pilipino announces 27th Theater Season, 2013 – 2014

Tanghalang Pilipino proudly announces the plays it will be presenting for its 27th Theater Season, 2013 – 2014. Below are the details, synopses, etc.: 1.) SANDOSENANG SAPATOS  Musical Adaptation/ Libretto- Layeta Bucoy Based on the book of Dr. Luis Gatmaitan Set Designer/Director-Tuxqs Rutaquio Composer- Noel Cabangon Co-Composer/ Arranger/ Musical Director – Jed Balsamo  Lights Designer- Katsch […]


NBDB celebrates reading/copyright in SM Megamall

Join writers Gabriela Lee, Francis Paolo Quina, Carljoe Javier, Gémino H. Abad, Vim Nadera, Rebecca Añonuevo, Roberto Añonuevo, Benilda Santos, and Marne Kilates on April 23 in a motorcade around Ortigas, from 4-5 PM and poetry reading at SM Mega Mall, from 5-6 PM. Plus a special performance by the Flying Ipis! Winners of  National Book […]


Sumali sa libreng pantas-aral sa pagsulat/paggawa ng pelikula sa Quezon City

Hilig mo ba ang magsalaysay ng mga bagay – bagay o di kaya naman, may mga kuwentong nais maisulat, mahubog at mapaunlad habang naghahanap ng makabagong kaalaman upang mailarawan at maibahagi ito sa isang masining at nakawiwiling paraan? Ano pang hinihintay ninyo? Tara, makibahagi na! Sulitin ang pagkakataon at gawing makabuluhan ang mga nalalabing araw ng tag- araw. Halina’t matuto […]


Tanghalang Pilipino welcomes guest artists for its 27th season

Tanghalang Pilipino (TP) and the Actors Company (AC) warmly welcome our guest artists who have confirmed participation in various capacities in our 27th Theater Season: Dr. Luis Gatmaitan(author of the children’s story), Layeta Bucoy(playwright of the stage version, Noel Cabangon(composer and musical director), Jed Balsamo (Assistant Musical director) Leeroy NewCostume Designer, Tessa Prieto-Valdes (as “Diwata”) […]


High Chair launches three new books on April 27 (repost)

On 27 April from 4-6 pm, spend an afternoon of classical music, contemporary art, and literature at the Lopez Museum and Library in Off the Ground: An Afternoon of Music, Poetry, and Visual Arts. Organized in partnership with High Chair to celebrate the birth month of National Artist for Music/Literature Levi Celerio, “Off the Ground” will […]