Spot.ph Lists 10 Fun and Free Things to Do at CCP’s Performatura 2017

(SPOT.ph) In celebration of Francisco Balagtas’ (a.k.a. Francisco Baltazar) birth anniversary on April 2, the Cultural Center of the Philippines presents Performatura 2017: Performance Literature Festival. The Three-day festivity, slated to happen on March 31 to April 2, promotes the rich history of of Philippine literature, both the written and oral traditions. Performatura is a Read more about Spot.ph Lists 10 Fun and Free Things to Do at CCP’s Performatura 2017[…]

Performatura 2017 Organizers Hold Successful Press Conference

March 8, 2017; The Cultural Center of the Philippines led by its Vice President and Artistic Director Chris Millado and Performatura Festival Director Vim Nadera, Jr., held a press conference during lunch in the Amethyst Room of the Diamond Hotel in Roxas Boulevard, Manila to drum up public attention three weeks prior to the event. Read more about Performatura 2017 Organizers Hold Successful Press Conference[…]

Performatura 2017 in Click the City

Performatura 2017: Performance Literature Festival, a project of the Cultural Center of the Philippines through the CCP Intertextual Division, was introduced in a press conference held recently at the Diamond Hotel. The said Festival will be held from March 31 to April 2 at various CCP venues. The festival features poetry readings, cultural performances, film Read more about Performatura 2017 in Click the City[…]

Performatura 2017 in Philippine Tatler

This year’s edition of the CCP Intertextual Division-initiated festival once again celebrates the intersections of the written word and performance with the theme “Sa Loob at Labas ng Bayan Kong Sawi” (Within and Without My Sorrowful Country). This theme, which was a direct quote from Florante at Laura, breathes life to the poetry readings, cultural Read more about Performatura 2017 in Philippine Tatler[…]

CCP Sets Spotlight on the Youth with Franciscosplay

 The Cultural Center of the Philippines is inviting everyone, especially the cosplayers, to join Franciscosplay – a cosplay contest where participants dress up as characters from Francisco Baltazar’s masterpiece Florante at Laura. Contestants need to memorize at least three stanzas from the literary work and deliver them in character during the Franciscosplay on April 2, Read more about CCP Sets Spotlight on the Youth with Franciscosplay[…]