Paglulunsad ng Ani 40: Katutubo, ang Literary Journal ng CCP

Ilulunsad na ang Ani 40: Katutubo at ito ay gaganapin sa Oktubre 26, 2018 sa Silangan Hall, Cultural Center of the Philippines, Roxas Blvd., Pasay City, alas-5:00 ng hapon ang rehistrasyon. Libre at bukas sa publiko ang paglulunsad. Tampok sa nasabing literary journal ang 130 na manunulat mula sa iba’t ibang kultura sa Pilipinas at […]


Paanyaya sa Performatura 2017: Performance Literature Festival

Inaanyayahan po namin kayong lumahok sa Performatura 2017: Performance Literature Festival na nakatakdang idaos mula Marso 31 hanggang Abril 2 sa Cultural Center of the Philippines (CCP) at Liwasang Balagtas, Pandacan, Maynila, simula 9:00 ng umaga. Ang tema ng festival ay Sa Loob at Labas ng Bayan kong Sawi mula sa Florante at Laura ni Balagtas.


CCP now accepting applications for Virgin Labfest 12 Writing Fellowship Program

The Cultural Center of the Philippines (CCP) is now accepting applications for the Virgin Labfest 12 Writing Fellowship Program which will be held on July 5 – 17, 2016. The Virgin Labfest 12 Writing Fellowship Program is a two-week mentorship program on the study and practice of dramatic writing for the stage. The fellows will take part […]


Virgin Labfest 12 announces this year’s playwrights

Congratulations to this year’s playwrights for the main line-up (12 One-Act Plays), Staged Readings and Fragments of VIRGIN LABFEST!

Virgin Labfest 12

Established in 2005, the Virgin Labfest is a laboratory festival of new plays by emerging and established Filipino playwrights and held annually at the Cultural Center of the Philippines (CCP). The Virgin Labfest aims to provide Filipino playwrights a venue to present their unpublished, unstaged, untested and untried works to theatergoing public. The Virgin Labfest is a yearly project of the Manila-based playwrights group Writer’s Bloc, Inc., acclaimed theater company Tanghalang Pilipino, and the Cultural Center of the Philippines (CCP), in cooperation with the National Commission for Culture and the Arts (NCCA).


VIRGIN LABFEST YEAR 12 now accepting script submissions

The VIRGIN LABFEST YEAR 12 is now open for script submissions! The Virgin Labfest is an annual festival of unpublished, unstaged, untried and untested works for the theater held at the Cultural Center of the Philippines. This festival is a partnership project of the Writer’s Bloc, Inc., Tanghalang Pilipino, Inc. and the Cultural Center of […]


CCP launches Performatura Festival in the Reading Month

The Cultural Center of the Philippines (CCP), through its Intertextual Division, celebrates the National Reading Month of November with Performatura Festival, Performing Literatures on November 6, 7 and 8. Performatura Festival, the free three-day event in various venues of the Center, has over 200 local and international participating artists. The Department of Education (DepEd) declared […]


CCP launches Performatura 2015

The Cultural Center of the Philippines (CCP) launched today Performatura 2015, Performing Literatures to be held on November 6, 7 and 8 in various venues of the Center to celebrate its 46th year. The three-day event is free or open to the public. “Performatura 2015 forms part of the literary programs of the CCP spearheaded […]


CCP to debut musical about heroism of Apolinario Mabini

It is a steampunk musical foregrounding the intellectual heroism of Apolinario Mabini, who in the second phase of Philippine revolution, displayed an uncommon vision, a warrior’s spirit, and a principled character, as he struggled against all odds to enjoin his countrymen to go beyond considerations of class, clan, economic gain and personal ambition, so they […]


Cinemalaya Institute announces three courses for June and July

Cinemalaya proudly announces the courses to be held on June and July.

Introduction to Producing
June 1-25, 2015 
9:30am-12:30pm, Mondays/Thursdays
John Paul Su, Instructor

Participants learn fundamental skills and procedures used in managing the making of a film including crew structure and the collaborative responsibilities of crew members, legal issues regarding agreements, rights, copyright and trademark clearances, insurance, location permits, talent agreements, scheduling, budgeting, transportation, crew deals and supplier agreements. Particular attention will be put on professional practice concerning the structure of the workday, shooting hours, turnaround time and safety issues that are the mutual responsibility of the producer, director and assistant director (AD). 
Course Fee: Php25,000


Film director Jade Castro tries theater in Virgin Labfest 11

Film, television, and commercial director Jade Castro, one of the most prolific and creative directors in the industry, tries theater for the first time, as he directs this year for VIRGIN LABFEST, now on its 11th year. Direk Jade, who’s known for his works “Endo” (Cinemalaya 2007 special jury prize and gave Jason Abalos his […]