Lipa Actors Company presents “Sa Bisperas ng Kalayaan”

Segunda, Sa Bisperas ng Kalayaan is the 4th Season Finale of Lipa Actors Company. A heritage based play inspired by Lipa Circa 1887, the play seeks to promote local history and tradition. It showcases kundiman music and folk dances as well as the oral tradition of speaking authentic tagalog. Also, the story depicts Filipino resistance […]


Deadline for submissions to the 53rd Silliman National Writers Workshop extended to January 31

The Silliman University National Writers Workshop is extending its deadline for applications for the 53rd National Writers Workshop to 31 January 2014. The workshop, to be held 5—23 May 2014 at the Silliman University Rose Lamb Sobrepeña Writers Village, is offering twelve fellowships to promising writers in the Philippines who want to have a chance […]


Get ready for the PETA Summer Program

Spend the most PETA-rrific summer with us! THE 2014 PETA SUMMER PROGRAM IS ABOUT TO BEGIN THIS APRIL! We are offering discounts on all courses when you are: – enrolling in January and February 2014 – enrolling in groups of three or more – participating at least thrice in the workshops – a BPI Jumpstart […]


UST Creative Writing Center now accepting applications for National Writers Workshop

Applications are open to both Thomasian and non-Thomasian writers. The twelve applicants accepted will receive fellowships covering tuition and a modest honorarium. They will be expected to stay for the duration of the workshop, which will be held in Ridgewood Residence, Baguio City on May 18-24, 2014. A manuscript must consist of either two short […]


Makatang Hayskul now open for entries and applications

University of the Philippines Los Baños, January 11, 2014—In celebration of the National Arts Month, Samahang LAYB, a poetry writing organization that holds weekly workshops at the UPLB Main Library, will be holding MAKATANG HAYSKUL: Mga Tula ng Bayan, Salamin ng Kolektibong Kultura at Pagkakakilanlan – a poetry writing competition and basic writing workshop for […]


Registration is now open for Klasrum Adarna: Storytelling Workshop!

Parents and teachers, list up: Learn basic storytelling techniques and best practices from respected actor and master storyteller Bodjie Pascua in a small-group workshop. Get a chance to demonstrate and improve your storytelling skills through practical exercises and activities. The workshop will be held 4 times, with each occurrence accepting only 15 participants. Each participant […]


Join the 3rd Kurit Panlunggaring – Pangasinan Literary Awards

Attention, all aspiring and professional writers in Pangasinan language, we want your best poems, essays, short stories and children’s stories. Join the 3rd Kurit Panlunggaring, the only Literary Contest in Pangasinan language and help keep our very own, unique Pangasinan language alive! The annual Kurit Panlunggaring – Pangasinan Literary Awards is one of the highlights […]


The Second World book launch set

To celebrate the launch of his book, The Second World, Rafael San Diego invites you to chill at his favorite watering hole in the world and join in the merriment. Buy his book! It’s for a good cause! The launch will be at the Last Home Resto Bar, n January 31 at 7pm. (View map here: https://www.facebook.com/events/244077422429060/) […]


Kritika Kultura Reading Series presents Mabi David and Mookie Katigbak-Lacuesta

Kritika Kultura, the refereed e-journal of language and literary/cultural studies of the Department of English, Ateneo de Manila University, in cooperation with the Rizal Library, presents the third installment of the Kritika Kultura Reading Series. This event, which features poets Mabi David and Mookie Katigbak-Lacuesta, will be on January 20, 2014, 4:30 to 6:00 p.m., […]


Short+Sweet Theater to showcase plays in Manila

The Australian-based Short+Sweet Theater will be showcasing 10 minuter plays in Manila this February for the first time. Auditions will be held on January 11, 2014 at Tanghalang Hermogenes Ylagan, Faculty Center UP Diliman, Quezon City, 1-5 pm. Experience the Short + Sweet-est 10 minutes of theatre performance!   The Sydney program of S+S is now the biggest short […]