THE MADZ WINS TOP PRIZE IN CHORAL TILT IN ITALY

PRESS RELEASE August 31, 2016       AFTER winning first prize honors in various categories, the Philippine Madrigal Singers (Madz), under Artistic Director and Choirmaster, Mark Anthony Carpio, has been conferred the coveted Gran Premio in the Concorso 64th Polifonico Internazionale in Arezzo, Italy last August 27, 2016. The Madz is one of the [...]

August 31, 2016

THE MADZ WINS TOP PRIZE IN CHORAL TILT IN ITALY

PPO 34TH CONCERT SEASON 2016-2017 OPENS IN SEPTEMBER

PRESS RELEASE August 30, 2016      FRESH from its successful concert at the Carnegie Hall in New York City, the Philippine Philharmonic Orchestra embarks on its 34th Concert Season 2016-2017 billed as “Timeless Classics, New Beginnings” under the baton of its new Music Director, Japanese conductor Yoshikazu Fukumura at the Cultural Center of the [...]

August 30, 2016

PPO 34TH CONCERT SEASON 2016-2017 OPENS IN SEPTEMBER

ANNOUNCEMENT

August 30, 2016   Please be advised that the Ryan Rubio Artist Talk has been moved to September 2,Friday, still at 4 p.m., at the CCP’s 4th Floor MKP Hall.   Ryan Rubio’s exhibit “Instinctual Creation” will be on view until September 11, 2016 at the Bulwagang Fernando Amorsolo (Small Gallery).   For more information, contact the Visual Arts [...]

August 30, 2016

ANNOUNCEMENT

THE WONG KIDS AT CCP

PRESS RELEASE August 26, 2016       THE Cultural Center of the Philippines and Ma-Yi Theater Company, in association with Tanghalang Pilipino and Philippine Air Lines with the support of Stage Craft International present “The Wong Kids in The Secret of the Space Chupacabra Go!” on September 16, 21, 22, 23, 2016 (10:00am); Sept. [...]

August 26, 2016

THE WONG KIDS AT CCP

RYU GOTO PERFORMS IN PPO’S SEPTEMBER CONCERT

PRESS RELEASE August 26, 2016        JAPANESE violinist Ryu Goto is the guest performer in the opening season concert of the Philippine Philharmonic Orchestra under the baton of its new Music Director, Japanese conductor Yoshikazu Fukumura on September 9, 2016 at the Cultural Center of the Philippines’ Tanghalang Nicanor Abelardo (CCP Main Theater) [...]

August 26, 2016

RYU GOTO PERFORMS IN PPO’S SEPTEMBER CONCERT

CCP to launch Ani 39 literary journal

PRESS RELEASE August 24, 2016       City of Pasay, Metro Manila – Ninety-one writers who authored a total of 182 literary works are featured in the 39th issue of the official literary journal of the Cultural Center of the Philippines (CCP). Ani 39 themed “Kahayupan/The Animal Kingdom” covering the period of 2015 – [...]

August 24, 2016

CCP to launch Ani 39 literary journal

Cinemalaya extended at Ayala Theaters on August 19-23

<p>PRESS RELEASE August 19, 2016       THE 12th Cinemalaya Philippine Independent Film Festival will have an extended run starting today (August 19) at Ayala Theaters in Glorietta, TriNoma and Fairview Terraces until August 23.   Screening schedules are:   Glorietta 4 Cinema 4 August 19-Tuos (2 pm), Shorts A* (4:30 pm), Dagsin (7 pm) [...]</p>

August 19, 2016

Cinemalaya extended at Ayala Theaters on August 19-23

CINEMALAYA 2017 FINALISTS NAMED

PRESS RELEASE August 19, 2016       THE ten finalists for Cinemalaya 2017 were announced at the Cinemalaya 2016 Awards night held on August 14 at the Cultural Center of the Philippines. The finalists for the full length feature are: ·         BAGAHE (The Baggage) by Zig Dulay. An OFW escapes from her rapist boss and dumps [...]

August 19, 2016

CINEMALAYA 2017 FINALISTS NAMED

CCP to Celebrate Arcellana’s Literary Legacy

PRESS RELEASE August 18, 2016      THE Intertextual Division of the Cultural Center of the Philippines (CCP) invites teachers, students and lovers of Philippine Literature to the opening ceremonies of the Centennial Celebration of the birth of National Artist Francisco Arcellana on September 6, 2016 at 3:00 p.m. at the CCP Little Theater.  This [...]

August 18, 2016

CCP to Celebrate Arcellana’s Literary Legacy

PAMILYA ORDINARYO TOPS CINEMALAYA 2016

PRESS RELEASE August 14, 2016   PAMILYA ORDINARYO TOPS CINEMALAYA 2016 Tommy Abuel named Best Actor for role in Dagsin   Pamilya Ordinaryo by Eduardo Roy, Jr., a compelling portrait of teen age street dwellers and their desperate search for their kidnapped baby scooped five major awards while veteran actor Tommy Abuel was named Best [...]

August 14, 2016

PAMILYA ORDINARYO TOPS CINEMALAYA 2016

2016 CINEMALAYA CAMPUS AT CCP

PRESS RELEASE August 4, 2016        The 2016 Cinemalaya Campus will be held on August 9, 2016 from 8:30am – 5pm and August 10, 2016 from 9:15am – 2:30pm at the Cultural Center of the Philippines’ Little Theater.   The event focuses on the current film technology that is available both for student [...]

August 14, 2016

2016 CINEMALAYA CAMPUS AT CCP

The 12th Cinemalaya Film Festival on Sunday, August 14

DAILY NEWS BULLETIN Cinemalaya Film Festival August 13, 2016     SUNDAY, August 14 at the 12th Cinemalaya Film Festival offers two additional screenings of the filmsMercury is Mine by Jason Paul Laxamana (CCP Little Theater) and Tuos by Roderick Cabrido (CCP Tanghalang Huseng Batute), both at 3:30pm. The said two movies are entries in the festival’s Full [...]

August 13, 2016

The 12th Cinemalaya Film Festival on Sunday, August 14

ASSOCIATION OF PINOYPRINTMAKERS EXHIBIT AT THE CCP

PRESS RELEASE August 12, 2016       THE Association of Pinoyprintmakers (A/P), previously known as the Printmakers Association of the Philippines or PAP, will hold an exhibition entitled Papers and Layers on August 27 to September 25, 2016 at the Cultural Center of the Philippines Second Floor Hallway Gallery and Little Theater Lobby.   [...]

August 12, 2016

ASSOCIATION OF PINOYPRINTMAKERS EXHIBIT AT THE CCP

THE 12TH CINEMALAYA FILM FESTIVAL ON SATURDAY, AUGUST 13

DAILY NEWS BULLETIN CINEMALAYA FILM FESTIVAL AUGUST 12, 2016       SATURDAY, August 13, at the 12th Cinemalaya Film Festival offers two films, one short and one very long film, by award winning filmmaker Lav Diaz in the section billed The Long and Short of Lav.   The acclaimed eight-hour film Hele sa Hiwagang [...]

August 12, 2016

THE 12TH CINEMALAYA FILM FESTIVAL ON SATURDAY, AUGUST 13

TRIPLE FRET PERFORMS FOR CCP’S SPECIAL CONCERT SERIES THIS AUGUST

PRESS RELEASE August 11, 2016       Triple Fret, the country’s leading guitar ensemble and the only guitar trio of its kind in the Philippines, is the second featured artist of the CCP Special Concert Series on August 24, 2016 at the Tanghalang Aurelio Tolentino at 7:30 PM.   This classical contemporary guitar trio [...]

August 11, 2016

TRIPLE FRET PERFORMS FOR CCP’S SPECIAL CONCERT SERIES THIS AUGUST

WINNERS OF THE 28TH CCP INDEPENDENT FILM & VIDEO NAMED

PRESS RELEASE AUGUST 11, 2016     The Cultural Center of the Philippines named the winners of the 28th Gawad CCP Para Sa Alternatibong Pelikula At Video (Gawad Alternatibo) in awarding ceremonies on August 9, 2016 at the CCP Tanghalang Manuel Conde.   This year’s competition was held on August 6-9 as part of the 12th Cinemalaya Philippine [...]

August 11, 2016

WINNERS OF THE 28TH CCP INDEPENDENT FILM & VIDEO NAMED

Cinemalaya Awards Night on August 14 at the CCP

PRESS RELEASE August 11, 2016     WINNERS of the 2016 Cinemalaya Independent Film Festival will be announced at the Cinemalaya Awards Night on August 14, 2016 at 7 p.m. at the CCP Tanghalang Nicanor Abelardo (Main Theater).   With the theme “Break the Surface, this year’s Cinemalaya Festival boasted of 19 new digital films [...]

August 11, 2016

Cinemalaya Awards Night on August 14 at the CCP

TRIPLE THREATS – THE ENSEMBLE “BREAKING THE FOURTH WALL”AT CCP

<p>PRESS RELEASE August 10, 2016     SOME of the country’s most talented and fresh-faced triple threats from the English musical theatre scene take center stage in a concert billed as Triple Threats – The Ensemble “Breaking the Fourth Wall” on August 18, 2016, 7:30 PM at the Tanghalang Aurelio Tolentino (Little Theater) of the [...]</p>

August 10, 2016

TRIPLE THREATS – THE ENSEMBLE “BREAKING THE FOURTH WALL”AT CCP

GIL M. PORTES’ HERMANO PULI CLOSES CINEMALAYA

PRESS RELEASE August 10, 2016       Gil M. Portes’ Ang Hapis at Himagsik ni Hermano Puli (The Agony and Fury of Hermano Puli) will be the closing film of the 12th Cinemalaya Independent Film Festival.    Slated on August 13, 9pm at the CCP Main Theater, the film is a historical drama based [...]

August 10, 2016

GIL M. PORTES’ HERMANO PULI CLOSES CINEMALAYA

THE 12TH CINEMALAYA FILM FESTIVAL ON THURSDAY, AUGUST 11

DAILY NEWS BULLETIN CINEMALAYA FILM FESTIVAL AUGUST 10, 2016     THURSDAY, August 11, at the 12th Cinemalaya Film Festival offers the gala premiere the short films in group A, namely:  Bugtaw by Noah del Rosario, Ang Maangas, Ang Marikit at Ang Makata by Jose Ibarra Guballa, Mansyong Papel by Ogos Aznar, Nakauwi Na by [...]

August 10, 2016

THE 12TH CINEMALAYA FILM FESTIVAL ON THURSDAY, AUGUST 11

CINEMALAYA TRIBUTE TO DIRECTOR FRANCIS XAVIER PASION AUG 10-12

<p>PRESS RELEASE August 10, 2016   Cinemalaya honors the memory of the late Cinemalaya director Francis Xavier Pasion at the 12th Cinemalaya Independent Film Festival on August 5-14, 2016 at the Cultural Center of the Philippines. A multi-awarded film director and sought-after television director, Pasion won two Cinemalaya Best Awards in 2014 for Bwaya and [...]</p>

August 10, 2016

CINEMALAYA TRIBUTE TO DIRECTOR FRANCIS XAVIER PASION AUG 10-12

The 12th Cinemalaya Film Festival on Wednesday, August 10

Daily News Bulletin Cinemalaya Film Festival August 9, 2016        With the theme “Technology and Indie Films”, this year’s Cinemalaya Campus film fora will be held from 9:15am – 2:30pm at the Cultural Center of the Philippines’ Little Theater.  The event focuses on the current film technology that is available both for student [...]

August 09, 2016

The 12th Cinemalaya Film Festival on Wednesday, August 10

CINEMALAYA SETS ADDITIONAL SCREENINGS TO MEET AUDIENCE DEMAND

PRESS RELEASE August 8, 2016   Sold out Cinemalaya films Pamilya Ordinaryo and Kusina, both competition films in the full length category, will be given additional screening slots to satisfy audience demand at the 12th Cinemalaya Independent Film Festival now ongoing until August 14 at the Cultural Center of the Philippines and in Ayala Malls [...]

August 08, 2016

CINEMALAYA SETS ADDITIONAL SCREENINGS TO MEET AUDIENCE DEMAND

ARTISTS TALK ON AUG. 11 AT THE CCP

PRESS RELEASE AUGUST 8, 2016   The Cultural Center of the Philippines (CCP) invites all art and photography enthusiasts to attend an upcoming Artists Talk by current exhibitors Jippy Pascua and Dennese Victoria. The talk will be held on 11 August, Thursday, at 6:30pm in the Pasilyo Victorio Edades (4F Hallway Gallery). Their exhibition Myth [...]

August 08, 2016

ARTISTS TALK ON AUG. 11 AT THE CCP

THE 12TH CINEMALAYA FILM FESTIVAL ON MONDAY, AUGUST 8

<p>DAILY NEWS BULLETIN CINEMALAYA FILM FESTIVAL AUGUST 7, 2016     Monday, August 8, at the 12th Cinemalaya Film Festival offers the gala premiere of the Nora Aunor starrer Tuos by Roderick Cabrido at 6:15 pm at the CCP Main Theater. In Tuos, an entry in the Full Length Feature category, the superstar plays a [...]</p>

August 07, 2016

THE 12TH CINEMALAYA FILM FESTIVAL ON MONDAY, AUGUST 8

The 12th Cinemalaya Film Festival on Sunday, August 7

Sunday, August 7, at the 12th Cinemalaya Film Festival offers three gala premieres, award winning indie films from China, Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan, prize winning Philippine indie films and the Ika-28th Gawad CCP para sa Alternatibong Pelikula at Video.   Entries in  the Shorts B group- Butas by Richard Cawed, Ang Hapon ni Nanding by [...]

August 07, 2016

The 12th Cinemalaya Film Festival on Sunday, August 7

The 12th Cinemalaya Film Festival on Saturday, August 6

Daily News Bulletin Cinemalaya Film Festival August 5, 2016       Saturday, August 6 at the 12th Cinemalaya Film Festival offers two gala premieres, the opening of the Visions of Asia section and the Panoptika (Seeing Everything)documentary section, and three film industry-related events.   Film industry practitioners will participate in an industry meeting at 10am-12nn at the CCP Silangan [...]

August 05, 2016

The 12th Cinemalaya Film Festival on Saturday, August 6

Dolls, Drama and the Ties that Bind Discover the distinct charm of Japanese Bunraku and Philippine puppet play in PuppetXchange: Arts of Puppetry from Japan and the Philippines

PRESS RELEASE August 5, 2016       FOR the first time in a long time, Bunraku will be staged in the Philippines in commemoration of the 60 Years of Philippines-Japan Friendship and the 20th Anniversary of the Japan Foundation, Manila. The Cultural Center of the Philippines (CCP) and the Japan Foundation, Manila (JFM) proudly [...]

August 05, 2016

Dolls, Drama and the Ties that Bind Discover the distinct charm of Japanese Bunraku and Philippine puppet play in PuppetXchange: Arts of Puppetry from Japan and the Philippines

Seeing Everything in Cinemalaya “Panoptika” Documentary Section

PRESS RELEASE August 5, 2016       THE saga of the Jews who fled from the Nazis and found safe haven in Manila, the adventures of Americans in peacetime Philippines, the lives of extraordinary artists, the struggles of Filipino OFWS and life in war-torn Mindanao are the subjects of documentary films to be featured [...]

August 05, 2016

Seeing Everything in Cinemalaya “Panoptika” Documentary Section

FREEBIES AT CINEMALAYA 2016

PRESS RELEASE August 4, 2016       THIS year’s Cinemalaya offers a bounty of free movies to audiences at the 12th Cinemalaya Independent Film Festival on August 5-14, 2016 at the Cultural Center of the Philippines.   Leading the list of festival events that are free to the public is the opening ceremony of [...]

August 04, 2016

FREEBIES AT CINEMALAYA 2016