Category Archives: Entertainment

Insulae Indiae Orientalis Is Now On Show

Insulae Indiae Orientalis is now on show at the Ayala Museum. Back when navigation was more than just waze and google maps.   An exhibit on rare Philippine Maps dating as far as the 1500s.   The image above, a map, represents the Spanish empire in the figure of a queen with Spain as the crown and the… Read More »

Philippine Philharmonic Orchestra concert on November 15

On November 15, 2018, the Manila Cathedral will be one of the venues for the 36th Concert Season, 2018-2019 of the Philippine Philharmonic Orchestra.   There will be a live telecast of the concert for the public at Plaza Roma.   This is in celebration of the 45th anniversary of the Philippine Philharmonic Orchestra, the 60th anniversary of… Read More »

Lagaslas

LAGASLAS is an activity of TAGA-ALOG, ILOG PASIG: BALIK TANAW, BALIK SIGLA!  campaign by the National Commission for Culture and the Arts – a creative campaign  for the promotion of Ilog Pasig as a space for cultural identity and collective memory.   On this occasion, a children’s story writing workshop will be held. Are you a writer and… Read More »

Original Pilipino Music Composition Required Every Hour

Four (4) original pilipino music composition are required to be played by all radio stations in the Philippines with musical format programs.   Executive Order Number 255 which was signed by President Corazon Aquino on July 25,1987 provides that all radio stations in the Philippines with musical format programs must broadcast a minimum of four (4) OPM or original… Read More »

Miss Universe 2018 To Be Held In The Philippines?

Miss Universe 2018 might be held in the Philippines.   Tourism Undersecretary Kat de Castro, daughter of former Vice President Noli De Castro, said that the Philippines has a good chance of hosting the prestigious beauty contest.   She and the Miss Universe organization are trying to iron out a few details.   Miss Universe is an annual… Read More »