CCP FEATURES TWO LIVING NATIONAL ARTISTS IN PULSO PILIPINAS II: ALAY NINA ALICE AT AGNES

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  MAKE a way and move to the beat as the Cultural Center of the Philippines presents Pulso Pilipinas II: Alay Nina Alice at Agnes as the second part of the CCP Dance Series (LIVE!) 2022, happening on September 30 at 8:00 PM (Gala Night), October 1, 2022 at 3:00 PM and 8:00 PM, and October 2, 2022 at 3:00 PM at the CCP Main Theater. This time, it will showcase jewels in the Filipino dance repertoire in a mixed program proudly presenting the selected classic iconic works of our two living National Artists for Dance - Alice Reyes and Agnes Locsin. This production will feature Agnes Locsin's "Igorot", "Moriones" and "Elias at Salome", as well as Alice Reyes' "Carmina Burana". Alice Reyes is recognized to have developed a distinctly Filipino modern dance idiom.   She is one of the pillars of Philippine Dance as her works and contributions were key in the development of the art in the country. She became the first in the Philippines to int

Sing Us Your Song Again: An Eddie Mesa Tribute To The King Of Rock And Roll

Eddie Mesa and his Eigenmann Family.
Eddie Mesa, a retired actor, who played Angel Zabala in Eddie Romero's Hollywood film " The Raiders Of Leyte Gulf " and a well-loved singer, dubbed and tagged as The Elvis Presley Of The Philippines, is showcasing his musicality as he, "Sing Us Your Song Again " a night of rock and roll concert slated on September 23, 2017 at the Meralco Theater. Now a pastor, born Eduardo de Mesa Eigenmann in real life in 1938, is a former matinee idol who acted alongside with Susan Roces, Fernando Poe Jr., Helen Gamboa Sotto, among others, is married to Maria Rosa Francisca Catalina " Rosemarie " Gil y Castellvi de Eigenmann, a retired Filipina actress better known as Rosemarie Gil, his screen partner. Married in 1961, the screen couple were blessed with three talented and multi awarded children: Michael Edward (Michael de Mesa), Raphael Joseph (Mark Gil) and Evangeline Rose (Cherie Gil). The beautiful and lovely couple has 13 grandchildren whom we regularly see in both film and television either on a protagonist and antagonist characters.
The music and legacy is #EddieMesaTribute to his #EiganFam and will be a reminiscing moment of his life and career for forty years. Appearing on the one night only concert are Pilita Corales, Christopher de Leon, Edgar Mortiz, Tirso Cruz III, Ciara Sotto and Hotlegs. Not to be missed of course is the participation of the whole clan of #EiganFam. The star studded celebration will be directed by Bert de Leon and musical direction by Mel Villena. This mark the third show produced by MyOwnMann Productions, Inc., a production company owned by the #EiganFam. Presented by St. Francis Square, Caliraya Resorts, PowerMac, McCormick, JT's Manukan, Make-up Forever, Jing Monis Salon, Freeway, SIP, Hoseki Jewelry Shop, Figlia and ABS-CBN as the official media partner.

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Text and Photos by Gilbert Kim Sancha.

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