2018 NATIONAL ARTISTS TRIBUTE AT CCP

May 17, 2019

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May 17, 2019

PARANGAL PARA SA MGA BAGONG PAMBANSANG ALAGAD NG SINING. The nation pays tribute to National Artists Larry Alcala (represented by his wife Guadalupe), Amelia Lapeña Bonifacio, Ryan Cayabyab, Francisco Mañosa (represented by wife Denise), Resil Mojares, Ramon L. Muzones (represented by son Rex), and Kidlat Tahimik in a theatrical production, filled with performances from the country's best artistic groups. The Parangal was held last May 16, 2019, at the CCP Tanghalang Nicanor Abelardo. The seven exemplary individuals have been conferred the National Artist Awards in 2018 for their artistic accomplishments that help in the development of Philippine arts, as well as their significant contributions in building national cultural identity. (Photo by Kiko Cabuena)