The Cultural Center of the Philippines is pleased to announce the finalists of the 1st CCP National Ballet Competition 2014 which will be held at 6 p.m. at the Tanghalang Aurelio Tolentino (CCP Little Theater) on November 6 for the Junior Category Competition and on November 8 for the Senior Category Competition.
In celebration of the Cultural Center of the Philippines’ 45th Anniversary in September, CCP announces the production of a rare and valuable Folio of Prints composed of the works of twenty-five (25) leading artists. Dubbed as “25@45″, each folio contains 25 prints with an edition of 25 each. 1/25 to 25/25.” (Hors de commerce or A.P.s or artist’s proofs are 5). The works of the following topnotch artists are included:
“What does it all matter, as long as the wounds fit the arrows?” a variation of Franz Kafka’s entry in his diary, serves as a cryptic title for a sprawling group exhibition at the Cultural Center of the Philippines in memory of pioneering Filipino artist, teacher, curator, and CCP’s founding museum director Roberto Chabet (1937-2013).
By Brylle B. Tabora
Award-winning Korean performing artists will play the key roles in the Cultural Center of the Philippines’ (CCP) staging of Giuseppe Verdi’s “Rigoletto” on Aug. 22 (7 p.m.) and Aug. 24 (3 p.m.) at the Main Theater.
By Pablo A. Tariman
The Cultural Center of the Philippines opened in 1969 with Lamberto Avellana’s “Golden Salakot: Isang Dularawan.”