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Ballet Philippines forges partnership with Caronia

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RITA Widner, Carissa Adea, Bianca Perez

Imagine beauty and grace when nail polish in shades of summer are named after ballet movements.

Posted: April 7th, 2014 in Arts and Books,Headlines | Read More »

And now, a syllabus for Spanish dance

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Since Rose Borromeo came back to Manila after over three decades in Singapore, she has wasted no time in reestablishing herself in dance circles by reopening her dance school.

Posted: April 7th, 2014 in Arts and Books,Headlines | Read More »

Steps Dance Studio holds summer workshop, 20th anniversary concert

FOR THE 2014 summer season, guest choreographers include the French Guillaume Morgan and the American Nicola Ayou.

Manila’s premier dance school Steps Dance Studio is holding its summer dance workshop, which is open to all beginning and advanced dance students. This year’s workshop, which runs everyday until May 24, is expected to be especially exciting and memorable as it culminates in Steps’ 20th anniversary concert.

Posted: April 7th, 2014 in Arts and Books,Headlines | Read More »

Ridgepointe Ballet holds dance clinic

Ridgepointe Ballet recently performed an extravaganza of classical, contemporary and even celtic dance pieces by Liza de la Fuente and featuring De la Fuente’s ballet adaptation of the children’s animation film “Lilo & Stitch,” in eXperiment 626.

Posted: March 31st, 2014 in Arts and Books,Headlines | Read More »

Ballet Manila holds summer workshops; scholarships offered

BABY Ballet emphasizes basic posture; building a sense of rhythm, space and direction; following instructions; and listening to music.

The Ballet Manila School, the educational arm of the country’s premiere classical ballet company, will hold its annual intensive Summer Workshop dubbed Just Dance 2014 on April 7-May 25. Enrollment is ongoing.

Posted: March 10th, 2014 in Arts and Books,Headlines | Read More »

Philippine hip-hop steps up

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KID Lightning Crew, first place in Junior Division

Since 2000, Hip Hop International (HHI) has produced several street dance competitions, one of which has seen the participation of many Philippine teams. This competition is known as World Hip Hop Dance Championship, hosted every August in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Posted: March 7th, 2014 in 2BU,Headlines | Read More »

West End performers join Ballet Manila in ‘Ballet & Ballads’

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BAM DAMIAN’S “The Last Poem,” the story of a man and his dying beloved featuring Ballet Manila principal danseur Rudy de Dios and prima ballerina Lisa Macuja-Elizalde

Ballet Manila’s long-running “Ballet & Ballads,” with its unique fusion of dance and song numbers, has always been a crowd-pleaser.

Posted: February 17th, 2014 in Arts and Books,Editor's Pick,Headlines,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Ballet Philippines mounts ‘for adults only’ production

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KARMELA Cortez, Lester Reguindin and Marvin Arizo in a new work by Gilliane Gequinto

Ballet Philippines’ principal dancers Carissa Adea and Richardson Yadao execute sensual dance moves in their rehearsal.

Posted: February 2nd, 2014 in Arts and Books,Editor's Pick,Featured Gallery,Headlines,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Nicole Go Thorp has a good head on her shoulders–and can sure bust a few hip-hop moves, too

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TEMPORARY PAUSE. Nicole had to stop dancing for a while to see other things that she can do. Gown by Auggie Cordero. PHOTOGRAPHY
TOFF TIOZON

Hip-hop dancers often move with intense feelings, but Nicole Go Thorp of Ateneo de Manila University is a breath of fresh air. She may have been dancing for five years already, yet she’s still your girl next door, full of hope and on her way to becoming a media practitioner.   “I actually didn’t like [...]

Posted: January 10th, 2014 in Fashion and Beauty,Headlines,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Top performing artists of 2013

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DIOMEDES Saraza Jr. with the Manila Symphony Orchestra: violinist of the year

It was the year music, theater and dance thrived amid unpredictable monsoon floods and record-breaking typhoons and earthquakes.

Posted: January 5th, 2014 in Arts and Books,Headlines | Read More »

Welcome to Sofia Elizalde’s dance dream come true

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SOFIA Zobel-Elizalde

A few blocks away from where mini-skirted, dusky, long-haired ladies in platformed stilettoes stroll hand-in-hand with foreign men in Birkenstocks and cargo shorts, and a corner away from a bar that features midget boxing, karaoke joints offering foot massages on the side, and cafés that serve Lonely Planet meals and drinks, has risen a glass-and-concrete building with a lofty but realistic purpose of training young would-be dancers in ballet, an art form that is perceived by a majority to be elitist.

Posted: December 8th, 2013 in Featured Gallery,Headlines,Photos & Videos,Sunday Lifestyle | Read More »

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