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September 22, 2016

Hermano Puli: 5 Reasons Why You Should Watch This Historical Biopic

Ang Hapis at Himagsik ni Hermano Puli

Hermano Puli is a story about love...
The love of a prophet for his God, the love of a nation for its culture and the love of a native for his country.

Filipino pride is once again gracing the big screen with this much-awaited movie about an almost forgotten Filipino hero: Apolinario de la Cruz better known as Hermano Puli. Ang Hapis at Himagsik ni Hermano Puli (The Agony and Fury of Hermano Puli) brings light to the hero’s revolt against the Spanish colonial government in the Philippines because of religion.

September 20, 2016

7 Essentials to Unleash the Artist in you

Wish You Were Mine: 7 Essentials to Unleash the Artist in you

Being creative is a crucial skill for every artist. They rely on inspiration and a talented hand to create paintings, drawings and sketches that bring emotion or tell a story. Most of the time, these art materials are a very personal choice and took years of experimentation of what worked best with them while some have immediately fallen in love with and can't stop using it.

September 16, 2016

Always Upon A Time - A New Musical

Once upon a time, in a land not too far away, two like-minded Kings, came together to form a bond as good as gold. Audie Gemora, King of Philippine Theater, and Butch Jimenez, King of Business linked arms in creating first professional gospel theater group in Asia – The Triumphant People’s Evangelistic Theater Society, also known as Trumpets Inc. Two years down the line, in the midst of conversations on talking mythical creatures, mermaids, and rainbow colored coats, came an enlightening beam of light that changed the company’s course completely. “Why don’t we put up a workshop?” Butch said to Audie. “You’ve been teaching theater here and there, so why don’t we make it official?”. And so in 1993, Trumpets Playshop came to be one of the country’s leading summer performing arts workshop that continues to set the stage for emerging talent.

September 9, 2016

Kammerchor Manila - Appreciating Arts: Music, Poetry, Visual Arts

Kammerchor Manila in cooperation with Sta. Rita De Cascia Parish and OP Monzon & Jo Florendo presents "Appreciating Arts: Music, Poetry, Visual Arts" on September 10, 2016, Saturday, 8PM at the Sta. Rita de Cascia Parish, Philam Homes QC with special guests Cignal Vocal Ensemble, Pag-IBIG Fund Chorale, Mistrels of Hope Choir and Philippine National Oil Company Chorale.

For more details please visit the website of  Kammerchormanila

Eraserheads One of the Most Legendary Bands in the History of Pinoy Rock

Beyond 'El Bimbo': A Millennial's Guide to Eraserheads

Filipino millennials ought to know that to claim yourself a big supporter of the local music scene and profess your love for OPM should be well versed with Eraserheads, only one of the most legendary bands in the history of Pinoy rock. Sure, we easily forgive those who haven't even made mix tapes (or seen one of them in the flesh) – you were probably too young back then to have experienced Ultraelectromagneticpop! and its magical powers. To help you and all casual E-heads fans out there, here's a quick run through of some Eraserheads facts and figures – because there's more to the 'Heads than Ang Huling El Bimbo.

August 23, 2016

Kia celebrates OPM, launches Kia Beats, a musical festival

The stage is set for a concert experience like you have never seen before! Columbian Autocar Corporation (CAC), the exclusive distributor of Kia vehicles in the Philippines, has just announced their intention to support the arts by making a commitment to showcase Original Pilipino Music (OPM) with the launch of Kia Beats.

Kia Beats is a concert series that aims to give OPM artists an avenue to show audiences their unrivaled creativity and musicality.

August 12, 2016

SineMusiKalye sa Cinemalaya

Everyone is invited to the first-ever Green Carpet event of Cinemalaya entitled,“SineMusiKalye sa Cinemalaya” – a bike ride-concert-outdoor screening all in one! The green carpet is this coming Saturday, August 13, 2016 at the front lawn of the Cultural Center of the Philippines (CCP) starting at 4 PM.

Bikers and bike enthusiasts are invited to join the bike ride around the CCP complex at 4:30 PM to be led by bike organizations Firefly Brigade and Tiklop. Edward Fernandez of Gig Manila who wrote and performed for the Official Soundtrack of the film, Lakbay2Love, and other up and coming artists will serenade us with acoustic OPM. Prepare your hearts as Spoken Word artist Jemy Damian and Rod Marmol of Utot Catalog share their own hugot as well.

Weekender Guide: August 12, 13 and 14, 2016

Check out the amazing events happening this weekend!

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