PAGBABALIK-TANAW SA UNANG HARI NG BALAGTASAN

 

PRESENTED BY:

Cultural Center of the Philippines

in cooperation with the Provincial Government of Bulacan and the National Commission for Culture and the Arts (NCCA)

 

DATE/TIME/VENUE:

May 26, 2018 | Registration starts at 1:00 PM.

Tanghalang Huseng Batute (CCP Studio Theater)

Tanghalang Aurelio Tolentino Lobby (Little Theater Lobby)

 

DESCRIPTION:

The CCP celebrates the 86th death anniversary of the great Filipino poet Jose Corazon de Jesus, also known as Huseng Batute, with two events to be held at the Tanghalang Huseng Batute: a Forum featuring experts on the poet’s life and works from various cultural organizations; and Pagtatanghal – a performance of his works by the Philippine Opera Company (POC), rappers Beware and Negatibo, veteran actors John Arcilla, Ronnie Lazaro, Lou Veloso, ventriloquist Ony Carcamo, and traditional mambabalagtas performers from Bulacan. Multi-awarded writer and performance artist Vim Nadera and Louise O. Lopez are the hosts of the event. Join us in this celebration and get to know more about the “King of Balagtasan;” his life and his contributions to Philippine literature, music, and culture.

 

TICKET INFORMATION:

FREE and open to the public!